- Great performance.
- Slim and lightweight.
- Excellent keyboard for an Ultrabook.
- Semi-rugged and durable construction.
- A lot of inputs, including TrackPoint.
- Sub-par touchpad.
- Poor viewing angles.
- Only two USB ports.
The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon touch is an ultrabook featuring a 10-finger, 14-inch HD+ touch display running at a 1600×900 pixel resolution. It is powered by a Core i7 3667U, 8GB of RAM, and up to a 256GB of flash-based storage. Last but not least, the X1 offers one mini DisplayPort, a couple of USB ports, a 4-in-1 SD card reader, and Ethernet via a USB dongle, a backlit chiclet-style keyboard, a large trackpad, up to 8 hours of battery life, optional 3G, 720p HD webcam and a fingerprint reader.