Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon i7 14 inch IPS SSD Black

MPN: 20KH007BUK  |  EAN: 0192563398820  |  Model: ThinkPad X1 Carbon

Price Information

£1,786.10

as at 25 Sep 19 | 1:15 AM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon i7 14 inch IPS SSD Black - 20KH007BUK Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
College (Students)
Outstanding
Watching Movies
Just Right
Basic Video Editing
Very Good
Simple Music Editing
Outstanding
Pro Music Production
Very Good
Bookkeeping
Outstanding
Front-end Development
Very Good
Back-end Development
Just Right
Browsing
Outstanding
Documents
Outstanding
Social Media
Outstanding
Email
Outstanding
Use Around the Office
Outstanding
Use At the Client's
Outstanding
Use in Public Places
Outstanding
Short Journeys
Outstanding
Long Journeys
Outstanding
Carrying All the Time
Outstanding
Carrying Occasionally
Outstanding
Working in Low Light
Outstanding
Presentations
Outstanding
Regular Look
Outstanding
Business Look
Outstanding
Outstanding
Serious Multitasking
Outstanding
Windows
Outstanding
13 to 14 Inches
Outstanding

Great for photo editing

Resolution of up to 2560 x 1440 pixels means you can work in greater detail

Running editing programs such as photoshop is possible due to the inclusion of 16 GB of RAM and the 4 cores-core processor.

Even more, you can render your image and design work with ease as this laptops comes with a robust graphics card with a strong 3Dmark benchmark score of 1124.

In addition, this laptop can be used night or day thanks to the built in back-lit keyboard.

The Memory card reader makes loading images from you camera straightforward.

It's good for academic research

As a student or researcher, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon provides a good balance of portability and performance. With b/g/n/ac WiFi support, you can easily roam between networks in libraries, offices and labs. This laptop gives you the tools you need to research and write outstanding papers.

All about the Films!

High quality video on your ThinkPad X1 Carbon's Advanced resolution display

IPS screen technology makes video content richer and more viewable.

You won't have to struggle to pause or rewind in the dark with its backlit keyboard.

Connecting to a TV or monitor to watch content on a bigger screen will be simple as its HDMI port is the most common connection option available.

Videos for fun

You need to pack a lot into this screen, hence a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels pixels, you'll have sufficient visual clarity to decide which video sequence will give the impact you're looking for.

Continuously tweaking video clips are fun but requires a quite a bit of computing power. Which is why the memory size of 16 GB, the multi-core processor and the graphics card all combine to provide a level of performance that matches your needs.

In addition, this laptop can be used night or day thanks to the built in back-lit keyboard.

It also comes with the Memory card reader just in case you need an alternative option to move your creative work from once device to another.

Music and Audio

Making your first steps in music editing? The ThinkPad X1 Carbon has what it takes to deliver your audio craft.

Its all about the Beats

Since you're all about the music, this laptop will make a great side-kick to you music production gear. It's multi-core processor gives you the necessary muscle to rip, encode or convert your audio craft without having to wait forever. Also, it's on-board audio chip and high resolution screen (2560 x 1440 pixels) offer a competent and mobile deputy to your existing tools and setup.

Book keeping

Capable of running spreadsheets or dedicated accounts software, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon is perfect for keeping finances in check. And with a you’ll find it even easier to enter and update figures.

Can handle UI Dev & Design work

Whether you’re coding HTML5, CSS or Javascript-based frameworks like AJAX, Angular or JQUERY the ThinkPad X1 Carbon is a very capable option. It's 4 cores core CPU and 16 GB of RAM helps you multi-task as you craft your vision on its high quality, 2560 x 1440 pixels screen.

Can handle a Full-Stack Coding Environment

You'll need a machine that can handle multiple VMs for your various dev environments. The ThinkPad X1 Carbon sports an Intel Core i7-8550U, (a processor with 4 cores) plus a healthy 16 GB of RAM to power your VMs and dev tools.

Regular Stuff / Everyday Tasks

Modern productivity apps like Office 365 and Google G Suite are relatively lightweight – but it never hurts to have some power under the hood. The ThinkPad X1 Carbon packs a decent Intel Core i7-8550U processor and 16 GB RAM so this is machine that will last.

Surf comfortably as all components of your Lenovo will easily handle the web

Sending and receiving email is a relatively lightweight activity that the ThinkPad X1 Carbon can comfortably handle. It also comes with of total storage so you never have to delete a message or attachment again.

Social networking is relatively lightweight, so the low power 1.80 GHz processor is ideal. With 15 hours battery life, you can stay connected between charges.

Battery life is fairly decent

Designed to be carried about, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon can be used everywhere in your home thanks to its 15 hours battery life.

For anyone who works on the road, or outside the office, portability is everything. With a battery life of 15 hours, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon can go the distance for you while working on the move.

The 15 hours battery life in the ThinkPad X1 Carbon has got enough juice to help you work while on the move during quick trips around the city.

With an impressive run time of approximately 15 hours, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon will keep you entertained, or working, throughout the duration of your trip.

If you work in a hot desk environment, portability will be key. The ThinkPad X1 Carbon comes with 15 hours battery life so you can move around the office as much as you need.

Thanks to a 15 hours battery life, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon lets you work and work and work while visiting client sites.

Suits your occasional mobility

As you'll be needing to move about now and then, it's 1.13 kg weight should suit your needs just fine.

Great to use on the go!

The ThinkPad X1 Carbon is a great choice for when you need a good value, reliable laptop that won't be carried around too often. It’s not the smallest or lightest, however the 1.13 kg weight is enough to get the job done.

Working in the dark

This laptop can be used night or day thanks to the built in back-lit keyboard.

Presentations

When delivering presentations, you need to be sure you can connect to the meeting room projector or screen. The 1 offers several different display ports to make sure everyone can see your slideshow.

Looks like your everyday laptop

It looks simple, capable and doesn't stand out in any particular way.

Looks very professional

Traditional and corporate, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon will not be out of place in any office, anywhere in the world.

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Technical Specifications

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon i7 14 inch IPS SSD Black - 20KH007BUK Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Design
Colour Black
Form Factor Clamshell
Display
Display HD Type WQHD
Display Resolution 2560 x 1440 pixels
Display Size 14 inches
Display Technology Name IPS
Processor
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 4 cores
Processor Family Intel Core i7
Processor Model Intel Core i7-8550U
Processor Speed 1.80 GHz
Processor Threads 8
Memory
RAM Size 16 GB
RAM Speed 2133 MHz
RAM Type LPDDR3-SDRAM
Storage
SSD Capacity 512 GB
Storage Total Capacity 512 GB
Storage Type SSD
Graphics
Graphics Card Model - Integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620
Graphics Card Type Integrated
Audio
Sound System Dolby Audio Premium
Networking
Network 3G (UMTS) Yes
Network 4G Yes
Network Bluetooth Type 4.1
Network NFC Yes
Network Wireless Type b/g/n/ac
Ports & Interfaces
Docking Port 1
HDMI Port 1
HDMI Version 1.4b
Memory Card Reader 1
Microphone 1
Thunderbolt 3 USB Type-C Port Ports 2
USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports 2
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports 1
Camera
Camera 1
Camera Resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
Keyboard
Keyboard Back-lit Yes
Keyboard Spill Resistant Yes
Software
Operating System Architecture 64 Bit
Operating System Name Microsoft Windows
Operating System Version Windows 10 Pro
Battery
Battery Life 15 hours
Security
Cable Lock Slot Yes
Cable Lock Slot Type Kensington
Fingerprint Reader Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 21.71 cm
Dimesnsions - Height 1.59 cm
Dimesnsions - Width 32.35 cm
Weight 1.13 kg
Certifications & Compliance
Certifications MIL-STD-810G
Energy Star Certified Yes
EPEAT Compliance Gold
RoHS Compliance 1