• CPU: Intel Core i7-9850H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q
  • Display: 15.6”, 4K UHD (3840 x 2160), OLED
  • Storage: 4000GB SSD
  • RAM: 64GB DDR4, 2666 MHz
  • Weight: 1.70 kg (3.7 lbs)

Pros

  • Thin and light workstation with a great build quality
  • 92% sRGB coverage and no PWM for brightness adjustment (BOE NV156FHM-N63 (BOE07D8))
  • Super comfortable keyboard
  • Up to 64GB DDR4 memory
  • Has two Thunderbolt 3 ports and an SD card slot
  • Dual M.2 slots that support PCIe x4 drives and RAID 0 mode
  • Great battery life

Cons

  • Premium price tag
  • Core i9-9880H would be too hot in this device
  • Its display uses PWM for almost all brightness levels (our Health-Guard profile takes care of that)
  • Speakers are average

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme (Gen 2) - Specs

CPU Performance #12
  • Intel Core i7-8700 1.4%
  • Intel Core i7-8850H 6.4%
  • Intel Core i7-9850H
  • Intel Core i7-10710U 4979%
  • Intel Core i5-9300H 12.9%
GPU Performance #37
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (4GB GDDR5) 0.2%
  • NVIDIA Quadro T2000 (4GB GDDR5) 1.1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M (3GB GDDR5) 0.2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Max-Q (4GB GDDR5) 1%
Display
15.6”, 4K UHD (3840 x 2160), OLED
HDD/SSD
4TB NVMe SSD
RAM
64GB DDR4, 2666 MHz
OS
Windows 10 Pro
Battery
80Wh, 4-cell
Body material
Aluminum, Carbon, Glass Fiber
Dimensions
362 x 246 x 18.4 mm (14.25" x 9.69" x 0.72")
Weight
1.70 kg (3.7 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-C 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2), Thunderbolt 3, DisplayPort, HDMI
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • HDMI
  • Card reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Ethernet LAN
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ax
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack combo audio / microphone jack
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6”, 4K UHD (3840 x 2160), OLED

Name 15.6”, 4K UHD (3840 x 2160), OLED
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 282.42 ppi
Panel Type OLED
Resolution 3840 x 2160
Becomes "Retina" from 12 inches (31 cm)

 

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme (Gen 2) in-depth review

The ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 2 is Lenovo's iteration of how a thin and light workstation should look like. In terms of specifications, it battles directly with Apple's MacBook Pro 15's, ASUS ZenBooks, as well as the Dell XPS 15. Of course, to battle the well-established laptops, you need powerful hardware. This device can be specced out with a Core i9-9880H processor a 4K UHD HDR panel with a set maximum brightness of 500 nits and a GTX 1650 Max-Q. However, as many of you asked for a down-to-[...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-9850H

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
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