The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon line of notebooks feature slim designs, carbon-fiber cases, and premium, business-friendly features. Lenovo’s been offering X1 Carbon models for a few years, and now the company is introducing a 3rd-gen model that’s the first to be powered by a 5th-gen Intel Core Broadwell processor.
The new Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a 14 inch display, measures 0.7 inches thick, and weighs just 2.9 pounds.
Lenovo will offer the laptop with an option of a 1600 x 900 pixel or 2560 x 1440 pixel IPS touchscreen display, up to 8GB of RAM, and up to 512GB of solid state storage.
It features 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, has 2 USB 3.0 ports, a USB 2.0 port, and a 5-button touchpad and pointing stick solution.
Lenovo is expected to offer models with a range of Broadwell chips including the low-power Core M low-power up to an Intel Core i7 processor.
Lenovo’s latest X1 Carbon laptop will be available starting this month for $1249 and up.