Lenovo ThinkPad X220

  • Lenovo ThinkPad X220
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The Lenovo ThinkPad X220 is powered by a dual-core Core i5-2520M clocked at 2.5GHz, Intel's HD 3000 graphics core and has max TDP of only 35W. Other specs include 4GB of RAM, a Hitachi 320GB 7200RPM hard drive, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and a 6-cell Li-ion battery. The ThinkPad X220 also includes a 12.5" 1366x768 IPS display, a full-size keyboard and an all-new oversized touchpad with integrated mouse-click buttons.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSpot on

The ThinkPad X220 we tested came with the optional IPS display upgrade. This is the first time I have worked with such a display aside from the one on my iPad and I must say, it's leaps and bounds better than any other notebook screen I have used in...

By laptops.reviewed.com on 19

The ThinkPad X220 is a sturdy machine that’s all business. The Thinkpad we tested housed an Intel Core i3-2350M processor with 4 GB of RAM and 320 GB of storage. It’s one of the smallest laptops we’ve tested; it’s travel weight...

By Expert Reviews on 80

Powerful with amazing battery life, but an Ultrabook is a cheaper option...

By Trusted Reviews on

It might not be sleek and sexy, but the 12in Lenovo ThinkPad X220 laptop has it where it counts: a rugged chassis, amazing keyboard, completely flexible and upgradable specifications including 3G, great IPS screen and - the icing on the cake - amazing...

By TechRadar on 80

Say hello to the Lenovo ThinkPad X220, a splendid example of the Chinese manufacturer's commitment to powerful business machines. Weighing only 1.7kg, the ThinkPad X220 can easily be carried around for a day and its briefcase-friendly 306 x 232 x...

By Kitguru.net on 80

The IBM Thinkpad is an iconic machine well known for the ‘boxy’ design, class leading keyboards and chassis rigidity to deal with the toughest of working environments. Lenovo took over the IBM personal computer division in 2005 and have...

By StorageReview on

Lenovo brought a lot to the table with the ThinkPad X220 and they impressed us in almost every category. Starting with storage performance, it offers SATA 6.0Gb/s speeds for drives capable as well as an mSATA slot for drives like the Intel SSD 310....

By Tech2 on 65

Let’s get this clear, the Lenovo X220 caters to a very selective audience - business professionals and executives who don’t need the extra frills (read: 15.6-inch HD LED Widescreens, Blu-ray DVD writer, dedicated graphics card, HDMI, etc) in...

By eTech Reviews on

Lenovo ThinkPad X220 has a 12.5 inch screen and it is smaller than a 13 inch notebook but still bigger than a 11 inch system. The resolution of 1,366×768 pixels was expected on this screen size and it is the same that you get on all 11 to 13 inch...

By InfoWorld on 90

The common denominator is small size and light weight. Otherwise, the usual tradeoffs apply. Be on the alert for lousy ergonomics, poor...

By NotebookCheck on 88

The Lenovo ThinkPad X220 may not be perfect, but it is a well-designed laptop with the typical ThinkPad "flair". The notebook offers good mobility and the latest hardware - a combination hard to resist. So we can safely say that the Lenovo ThinkPad...

By Online Notebook on

Pros: The Lenovo ThinkPad X220 comes with impressive battery life, delivers impressive performance, which is sufficient to outdo any gaming laptop, the system is strongly built and still is immensely light.Cons: The Lenovo ThinkPad X220 suffers from...

By Techworld on

ThinkPad users won't find anything mind-blowingly different about this latest addition to the X2xx series, but the improvements are noticeable and all enhance the usability of the unit. If you're not looking for a laptop that is super-sexy or...

By PCWorld on 90

Fast and light, with great input ergonomics and battery life, this powerhouse ultraportable is best-of-breed, though its old-school looks may not appeal to everyone....

By CNET Asia on 80

The Lenovo ThinkPad X220 packs in a new Intel Core i5 CPU and can run all day (depending on how you use it). With a 12.5-inch display, it's just a bit smaller than a 13-inch laptop, and it feels like an excellent compromise for frequent travelers....

By Engadget on 80

It's true, from afar the X220 could be mistaken as a five year old laptop -- one that couldn't last longer than four hours on a charge, and would be considered sluggish by today's standards (most likely because it would have been running...

By About.com on 80

Mar 10 2011 - Lenovo's ThinkPad X220 is certainly a must have ultraportable for any business person looking for a high performance but compact system. The new 2011 Core processors from Intel provide it with some serious gains over the past models....

By tlbhd.com on

s The X220 is a very serious contender on the ultraportable market, as it packs great processing power in a very small package. The design is mostly great, with a fantastic keyboard and good touch pad, although the palm rest is a little small. The web...

By LaptopMag on 80

A fast Core i5 processor, well-designed clickpad, and epic endurance help the 12-inch Lenovo ThinkPad X220 rise to the...

By PC Mag on 80

The Lenovo ThinkPad X220 is an amazing piece of engineering when you factor in all the features it squeezed into a 12-inch frame, including best-in-class battery life and the new Intel Core i5 i5-2520M CPU. Buy it nowBuy direct from Lenovo and check...