Lenovo ThinkPad X121E



Lenovo ThinkPad X121E

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The test model of the Lenovo ThinkPad X121e is not a device we would really recommend, despite the low price. The dark display with a low contrast is not up to date and limits its use cases. Such a mobile notebook with such an impractical display does...

By NotebookCheck on

The Lenovo ThinkPad X121e 3045 is a practical, portable laptop that has a lot to offer business users – especially those that travel and work in cramped conditions like aircraft and trains. The keyboard and touchpad took some getting used to, and...

By PC Advisor on

Following Lenovo’s usual design philosophy, the X121e is boxy but good. It’s heavier than most in our 2011 ultraportable laptops roundup at 1.6kg, but it's still second-smallest in volume thanks to its 11.6-inch screen and overall...

By PCWorld New Zealand on

Solid performance from an 11in laptop – the X121e is a more sensible choice than a netbook if you need portability...

By Expert Reviews on

The Lenovo ThinkPad X121e is a great all-round package, and should be at the top of the list for anyone looking for an ultraportable and affordable laptop. It's well-made, looks good and performs capably, and backs this up with great usability. ...

By 5FWD on

There's a lot to like about the Lenovo ThinkPad X121e from its low price and sturdy build to its lengthy battery life and built-in 3G. However, using it is a lackluster experience thanks to the dim screen, iffy pointing devices and compromised...

By IT PRO on

The 11.6in X121e preserves the ThinkPad brand’s reputation for rock-solid build quality and excellent ergonomics, and throws in a decent screen, well-placed connectivity and good battery life to boot. Frankly, it’s difficult to see how...

By Trusted Reviews on

Perfect for professionals on business trips, this laptop is also a good companion for anyone else who moves around a lot and does a lot of document work and Internet browsing. While it won't satisfy those looking for absolute performance, the X121e...

By DigitalVersus on

The Lenovo ThinkPad X121e subnotebook aka netbook brings a lot to the table that the X120e missed, including a brighter screen, a design overhaul, keyboard enhancements and a smaller 6-cell battery with comparable battery life. The new chassis is also...

By NotebookCheck on

Viel Vielschreiber ist das Lenovo ThinkPad X121E besser als jedes Tablet und natürlich auch besser als ein leistungsschwaches Netbook. Der niedrige Preis geht allerdings auf Kosten der sonst perfekten...

International Review By Betabuzz on

Le Thinkpad X121e de Lenovo remplit quelques clauses de son contrat. Ce mini-portable est bien conçu, robuste et bien assemblé. Il offre un bon confort de frappe, et on aime son double dispositif de pointage, mais le micro a clairement...

International Review By 01Net on

Parfait pour accompagner les professionnels dans leur déplacements, ce portable est aussi un bon compagnon pour les particuliers nomades qui pratiquent beaucoup de bureautique et d'Internet sans chercher la performance absolue. Le X121e est...

International Review By Les Numériques on

Wer einen energieeffizienten, leisen und hochwertigen 11-Zoller mit passabler Leistung für Office- und Internet-Anwendungen für weniger als 400 Euro möchte, ist mit der AMD-Version des X121e bestens aufgehoben. Im Gegensatz zum teureren...

International Review By Notebookjournal on

Das Gesamtbild des Lenovo Thinkpad X121e (NWN6UGE) kann alles in allem überzeugen. Die Leistung des Intel Core i3 ist gut bis sehr gut. Die Verarbeitung lässt bis auf kleine Ungereimtheiten nichts zu wünschen übrig. Speziell die...

International Review By Notebookjournal on