Lenovo ThinkPad X201 - Intel Core i5

  • Lenovo ThinkPad X201 - Intel Core i5
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  • Power processor packed in a 12 inch body, long battery life, sturdy construction.
  • Powerful processor in a 12-inch laptop; excellent battery life; typical ThinkPad-quality construction.
  • Incredible performance, Lightweight, Sharp, colorful screen, Loud, accurate speakers, Long battery life (with nine-cell battery)


  • Bulky as compared to other 12 inch notebooks, expensive considering you cannot play games on it.
  • Bulky for a 12-inch laptop; expensive for a nongaming system.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Expert Reviews on 100

Solid build quality and a comfortable keyboard are expected of a ThinkPad; the X201 adds desktop performance and a half-day of battery life

By NotebookCheck on 90

The Lenovo Thinkpad X201 is a device for professional users which places high importance on the offered features which are also meant to be used frequently. UMTS modem, docking port, and the security features are a good mix with the high performance...

By Geek.com on

Not too long ago the 12-inch ThinkPad received its 2010 refresh. While the T series got a significant update (thus being changed from the T400 to the T410) the X series was simply changed from the X200 to the X201. That means internal components were...

By LaptopZ on

HP EliteBook 2540p and Lenovo ThinkPad X201 are both very popular in the market. at first glance, the outlooks of HP EliteBook 2540p and Lenovo ThinkPad X201 are similar to the previous generation laptops, but changes in the internal details are still...

By Online Notebook on

We will recommend this laptop to you if you are looking for a powerful business notebook in a compact chassis....

By eTech Reviews on

Sum and Substance:Thumbs Up:Power full processor crammed in a 12 inch laptop, good battery life, quality constructionThumbs Down: Bulky, expensive.The Whiz Kid Speaks: Lenovo ThinkPad X201 3626 is 11.6 inches wide, 8.3 inches deep, 1.4 inches high,...

By cnet on 82

Anyone looking for the power of a midsize laptop in a compact 12-inch body has only a few choices, and none to date tops Lenovo's excellent ThinkPad...

By LaptopMag on 80

Lenovo’s business ultraportable continues its dominance with long battery life and excellent performance in a small...

By Computer Shopper on 88

It might look a little plain-Jane, but beauty lies within. This highly customizable ultraportable PC smokes the competition and significantly improves upon its predecessor’s performance....

By PC Mag on 80

With netbooks and CULVs running the show, the Lenovo ThinkPad X201 wields the kind of power that you don't see in ultraportables anymore, yet battery life is still...

By Notebook Review on

Lenovo ThinkPad X201 Review Article ContentsLenovo ThinkPad X201 Review The ThinkPad X201 is the newest 12-inch ultra-portable business notebook from Lenovo. As a refresh to the X200-series, the X201 showcases Intel's latest Calpella platform....

By About.com on 80

Pros: Excellent Multitouch Display, Strong Performance, Very Sturdy And Durable Design

Cons: Bulkier Than NonTablet X201 Design And Many Other ULV Based Laptops, Smaller Trackpad, Four Cell Battery Pack Provides Limited Battery Life

International Review By Betabuzz on 75

Mit seiner sehr kompakten Abmessung ist das Lenovo ThinkPad X201 ein tolles Reise-Notebook für Geschäftstreibende. Dank der hervorragend aufgestellten Konfiguration kann das Gerät problemlos als Hauptgerät genutzt werden,...

International Review By NotebookCheck IT on 88

Il Lenovo Thinkpad X201 è un dispositivo per utenti professionisti che danno importanza alle features offerte e che si troveranno ad utilizzare spesso. Modem UMTS, porta docking, e features di sicurezza sono un buon mix unite alle elevate...

International Review By Forum PCs on

Com preço sugerido de R$ 4.657,06 (preço para a versão top) o Lenovo ThinkPad X201 semelhante ao modelo que testamos provavelmente será comercializado com um valor muito mais acessível. A conclusão após a...