Lenovo ThinkPad X230T Review, Specs, and Price | Lenovo Convertible Laptop

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 - LAPTOP, Lenovo

Lenovo ThinkPad X230T Review

I have posted earlier and article about Lenovo ThinkPad X230 and X230T, new laptops series from Lenovo and in this post I’m going to give you a further review about Lenovo ThinkPad X230T. As general, the X230T is a convertible laptop, featuring 12.5″ Reversible IPS display, 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor, Windows® 7 Professional, memory up to 16GB, and up to 8 hours’ battery life. And here is a deeper features and specifications of the laptop.

Lenovo ThinkPad X230T  has a bunch of features as the following:

  • Start 40% faster than average Windows® 7 PCs with RapidBoot
  • New precision keyboard with improved ergonomic design and optional backlight
  • Optional outdoor viewing panel with Corning® Gorilla® Glass*
  • Digitizer pen helps you jot notes and sketch diagrams directly on the screen
  • 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
  • Up to 18 hours of battery life with external battery*
  • ThinkVantage software for manageability and security
  • Two USB 3.0 ports

Lenovo ThinkPad X230T price

The laptop is available at its official website for $1,149.00. I guess the price is reasonable as you can check the detail specifications bellow.

Lenovo ThinkPad X230T Specifications
Operating System

  • Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium 64 bit
  • Genuine Windows® 7 Professional 64 bit
  • Genuine Windows® 7 Professional 32 bit
  • Genuine Windows® 7 Ultimate 64 bit


  • Intel® Core™ i7-3520M (2.90 GHz, 4MB L3,1600MHz FSB)
  • Intel® Core™ i5-3320M (2.60 GHz, 3MB L3,1600MHz FSB)


  • Intel® HD Graphics


  • 12.5” Multitouch HD 300 NIT Wide-Viewing (IPS) Panel
  • 12.5” Outdoor (Pen-Only) HD 300 NIT Wide-Viewing (IPS) Panel (Direct-Bonded, Gorilla Glass)


  • Up to 16GB 1600 MHz DDR3 (2 DIMM)



  • 320GB (7200rpm) OPAL FDE
  • 320GB/500GB (5400rpm)
  • 320GB/500GB (7200rpm)


  • 16GB SSD mSATA5
  • 128GB SSD SATA3
  • Intel® 180GB SSD SATA3
  • Intel® 240GB SSD SATA3

Dimensions (WxDxH)

  • 305.0mm x 228.7mm x 270 – 31.3mm (12” x 9” x 1.06” – 1.23”)


  • Ethernet RJ45, Bluetooth 4.0


  • Island-style six-row keyboard with optional


  • Low-Light 720p HD Camera with Face Tracking


  • Slim External Battery Pack (157 Wh) ? up to 18 hrs

Battery Life

  • Up to 18 hours with Slim External Battery Pack


  • Starting at 1.66kg (3.67lbs)

Optical Drive

  • UltraBase with Multi-Burner


  • (1) Display port w/ audio
  • (1) VGA
  • (2) USB 3.0
  • (1) Always on USB 2.0
  • (1) 4-in-1 SD Card Reader (SD/SDHC/SDXC/MMC slot)
  • (1) Optional Gemplus or CherryCrdReader 54mm ExpressCard Smart Card Reader from Lenovo


  • Dolby® Advanced Audio™ 2.0


  • Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N + ThinkPad b/g/n Wireless (1×1 BGN)
  • Intel® Centrino Wireless-N 2200 (2×2 BGN)
  • Intel® Centrino Advanced-N 6205 (2×2 AGN)

Wireless WWAN

  • Gobi 3K 14.4Mbps/HSPA
  • Ericsson HSPA+ WWAN Minicard (H5321gw)

Lenovo ThinkPad X230T

Lenovo ThinkPad X230T

Lenovo ThinkPad X230T

Lenovo ThinkPad X230T

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