Lenovo has already demonstrated its laptop with a folding screen several times, and finally today a historic event took place: a new product – Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Fold – is on sale. The creators present the device as the world’s first computer with a flexible screen.
Screen is the main and perhaps the only highlight of the notebook. It is based on an OLED panel with a resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels and a diagonal of 13.3 inches in decomposed state. In folded state, each half is 9.6 inches in size. Despite the complex mechanism of the loops, in addition, consisting exclusively of metal components, the laptop turned out very light – the weight is 999 grams.
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Fold is built on Intel platform and is equipped with 8 GB of LPDDR4X-4267 MHz RAM. The capacity of SSD M.2 size 2242 – up to 1 TB. Also in the configuration of the device adapters Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.1, 5G modem, yes port USB-C, 5 MP front camera, complemented by an infrared camera, battery capacity of 50 W-h.
The design of Thinkpad X1 Fold loops is very interesting:
For lovers of mechanical keyboards the corresponding module is offered:
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Fold is one of the few notebooks, whose dimensions vary greatly in folded and decomposed states: 158.2 x 236 x 27.8 mm and 299.4 x 236 x 11.5 mm respectively.
Lenovo has already opened a pre-order for Thinkpad X1 Fold. The cost of the new product in the U.S. – from $ 2500. In Europe, the device will be available from the end of October at a price starting from 2800 euros.