At CES 2016, Lenovo presented the refreshed ThinPad lineup, which includes some innovative products like modular design ThinkPad X1 tablet, ThinkPad Yoga convertible with OLED display option and sleek and light ThinkPad X1 Carbon Ultrabook for business professions.
The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 allows you to attach different modules to the tablet for additional functionality. You can clip battery module for additional 15 hours of back-up, or the projector module to project all contents on a 60 inch screen or perhaps attach a 3D camera module for 3D mapping and recording.
You can also attach full size ThinkPad keyboard with Track-pad to use ThinkPad X1 Tablet as a laptop. Like other ThinkPad series devices showcased today, Lenovo Vibe X1 is also running Windows 10 Pro software. ThinkPad X1 Tablet will be available starting February from $899. All modules will have to be purchased separately.
The ThinkPad X1 Carbon is a 14 Inch business Ultrabook is powered by 6th generation Intel processors. It is one of the slimmest Ultrabook and weighs just 2.6 pounds. This Ultrabook has got the looks, but in no way compromises on raw power. ThinkPad X1 Carbon will be available starting February from $1299.
On the other hand, ThinkPad X1 Yoga Tablet offers a 14 Inch flexible display and can be used in various orientations. This year, you can also choose to buy an OLED display variant which will offer deep contrast and vivid colors, and will be available later in April. Other notable features include patented Lift and Lock keyboard that retracts keys in tablet mode, a stylus pen and a fingerprint sensor. ThinkPad X1 Yoga will be available starting January from $1449.
Some common key features of Thinkpad X series include:
- Up to 1TB high-density, low-power Samsung M.2 NVMe SSD storage offers speeds up to five times that of standard SATA SSD
- Ultra-fast enterprise class connectivity with the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X7 LTE modem with 4G LTE Advanced Carrier Aggregation support for up to 300 Mbps download speeds
- Fast and secure WiGig wireless docking for a cable-free desk environment
- Touch Fingerprint reader and Trusted Platform Module (TPM) security chip for peace of mind
- Built tough to withstand the rigors of mobile working by passing more than two hundred Lenovo stress tests
Lenovo also showcased accessories like ThinkPad X1 Wireless Touch Mouse, ThinkPad X1 In-Ear Dolby supported Headphones, X1 Sleeve and the compact ThinkPad 65W Micro Adapter for ThinkPad X1 Carbon and X1 Yoga.
“Lenovo’s customer-centric engineering focus enables us to design and build products where end-user needs come first. The new X1 family demonstrates our relentless pursuit of innovation that elevates the products above the norm.” said Johnson Jia, senior vice president, Personal Computing Group, Lenovo. “Optimizing our products with unique features and for greater performance, better cloud access and class-leading security and durability will help customers use technology as their secret weapon.”