Lenovo ThinkPad X230 and X230T
Lenovo ThinkPad X230 is a 12-inch ultraportable device whereas the Lenovo ThinkPad X23oT is a convertible tablet version. These Lenovo machines are accorded with Intel Core ‘Ivy Bridge’ 3rd generation processors that include i5-3210M, i5-3320M, i5-3360M, and i7-3520M CPU.
Notebooks will carry 12.5-inch HD display and will be embedded with QM77 chipset having the support for Intel vPro system management technology. Both the devices have integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000. In terms of storage options these laptops will have a choice of 320GB and 500GB hard drive (7,200rpm), along with a 180GB solid state drive.
These Lenovo Machines will be built with a Full-sized, ergonomic keyboard that ensures a comfortable use and boosts minimized key spacing along with larger Esc and Delete keys. Both of the devices carries a Multitouch TouchPad that facilitates for Zoom, scroll and rotate without lifting your finger. As the ThinkPad series notebooks are famous for the little red TrackPoint which is provided in the middle of the keyboard, these two will also will be provided with it.
Lenovo ThinkPad X230 and X230T are thin and light in there form factor and comes enhanced with Lenovo’s great Windows 7 experience. In addition the device also includes an improved ThinkPad keyboard and multi-touch Touchpad along with the highly enhanced Fingerprint Reader, VOIP Experience and facilitates for all day computing with optional Slice Battery. These Thinkpad series notebooks are brought up with the next generation Mini Dock expansion and slice battery through docking connector.
Some of the other features which will be packed in these two Lenovo ThinkPad Series Laptops are such as dedicated 34mm Express Card slot, 5-in-1 MMC Reader, additional USB ports (USB/eSATA Combo port) and an optional Smart Card Reader. In addition to the above discussed specs these laptops will carry many of the other energy efficient features such as cutting edge technology, specifies higher expandability with an uncompromising performance and is environmentally responsible. Both of the Lenovo ThinkPad X230 and X230t laptops will come in next 8 weeks in Switzerland.
Lenovo ThinkPad X230 and X230T release date
The Laptops will be availabe in June 2012.
Lenovo ThinkPad X230 and X230T price
ThinkPad X230 laptop will start at approximately $1,179.
ThinkPad X230T convertible tablet will start at approximately $1,479.
Lenovo ThinkPad X230 and X230T Specifications
- 12.5″ Wide View IPS display
- Starting at 3 lbs
- 3rd generation Intel Ivy Bridge processors that include i5-3210M, i5-3320M, i5-3360M, and i7-3520M CPU.
- Up to 500 GB HDD, 256 GB SSD
- Up to 8GB memory
- Start 40% faster than average Windows 7 PCs with RapidBoot
- New precision keyboard with improved ergonomic design and optional backlight
- Dual array microphones, keystroke noise suppression and 720p HD webcam for crystal clear video conferencing
- Dolby speakers with Advanced Audio v2 for full impact surround sound
- Active Protection System — for hard drive
- 4G LTE support for ultra fast wireless connectivity
- Charge your battery up to 80% in 30 minutes with RapidCharge
- ThinkVantage software for manageability and security
- HDMI out and two USB 3.0 ports
- Up to 8 hours’ battery life
- Up to 24 hours battery life with ThinkPad 19+ slice battery