Lenovo first introduced the Thinkpad X1 Carbon laptop back in 2012 and has updated the model each year since, so it comes as no surprise that the company has announced a new model for 2015. We are not certain why this is being classed as a third-generation when there were the original, and new models in 2013 and 2014, so this edition should technically be the 4th-generation.
2015 Thinkpad X1 Carbon specs — Looking at the 2015 Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon review video below you get a much better idea of what changes have been made to the hardware, along with its exterior as well.
One of the main improvements is to its battery life, which is a must in this day and age, and this is done without adding any unnecessary weight to the overall design.
The main features for this latest X1 Carbon laptop are a 14-inch display with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 There is a choice of Intel Broadwell processors, 4GB of RAM and 512GN of storage, although this can be upgraded thanks to choice of optional upgrades.
You also get a 720p HD webcam, Bluetooth 4.0, 2 USB 3.0 ports, 1 USB 2.0 port, a DisplayPort, and much more, all of which is detailed in the video review below.
Price and availability — The starting price for the 2015 X1 Carbon edition is $1,249 and its release will be later this month.