Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga is an ultra-thin, lightweight hybrid that is designed for professionals and other users who often need to work on their laptop while on the go. The convertible laptop, which is equipped with up to sixth-generation Intel Core i7 CPUs, offers a stunning 2K OLED screen, making it the first 2-in-1 to use this display technology.
Design and Build Quality
This 2-in-1 laptop parades the sort of impressive construction to be expected in Lenovo’s famous Yoga series of convertibles. The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga is very slim and lightweight at only 0.66 inches and 2.8 pounds respectively, making Lenovo to describe it as ‘the world’s thinnest and lightest 14″ 2-in-1 business laptop.’
You might want to assume this is a fragile one; not so. It has supposedly been tested to military standards. Like other products in this series, the hybrid can be used in multiple modes as it can be flipped all the way around.
You will able to use it in laptop, tent, stand and tablet modes. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga comes with a full-size, backlit keyboard that is spill-resistant.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga is fitted with a 14-inch diagonal display based on either LCD or OLED technology, depending on the size of your pocket. This is the first time OLED technology, which is revered from producing richer, truer colours, will be used on a 2-in-1 laptop.
The touchscreen will have up to 2K (2560 x 1440 pixels) resolution for jaw-dropping clarity, especially on the OLED model. It supports a dock-able stylus pen, which Lenovo says will give about 100 minutes of use after charging for only 15 seconds.
With a sixth-generation Intel Core processor (up to Core i7) under the hood, Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga is ready to deliver powerful performance. The heavy-duty CPU is supported by up to 16 GB of RAM for smooth operation.
The use of PCIe NVMe solid-state drives of up to 1TB capacity for storage means users are in for faster boot times, quicker application launching and speedier file opening. The ultra-slim laptop will run on Windows 10 Pro operating system.
In spite of its thin profile, Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga still manages to offer a nice array of ports and interfaces, including three USB 3.0 ports, an HDMI port, a mini DisplayPort and a microSD card slot.
Pricing and availability
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 2-in-1 is not yet available in Nigeria. When available, you can buy the laptops at leading online stores in the country. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Price in Nigeria is expected to range from N280,000 to N450,000 depending on your location in Nigeria and the configuration of the laptop.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 2-in-1 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Convertible Laptop:
- OS: Windows 10 Home or Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
- Processor: up to Intel Core i7 Processor (6th Generation)
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics 520
- Memory: up to 16GB DDR3 RAM
- Colours: Black
- Dimension: 333 x 229 x 17 mm
- Weight: 1.27 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 14-inch IPS Display, 1920 x 1080 pixels (Touch) or 2560 x 1440 pixels (Non-Touch with anti-glare), (optional 14-ich OLED Touch Display at 2560 x 1440 pixels)
- Keyboard: Full Size Keyboard
- Pointing Device: Touchpad
- Built-in Storage: 128GB, 180GB, 256GB, or 512GB SDD
- Optical Storage: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, HD Camera
- USB 3.0: Yes, 3 Ports
- USB 2.0: No
- HDMI: Yes
- DisplayPort: Yes (Mini)
- VGA: No
- Ethernet (RJ-45): No
- SD Slot: Yes
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- WLAN: Yes, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac
- Bluetooth: Yes Bluetooth 4.1
- NFC: No
- Docking Connector: No
- Mobile Broadband: No
- Dockable Stylus Pen
- Touch Fingerprint Reader
- Kensington® Lock
- Intel® vPro™ Technology (optional)
- Battery: 52 WHr Battery
- Use Time: up to 11 hours