Lenovo Thinkpad X220 Laptop Review, Specifications & Price

Lenovo launched its latest notebook named Lenovo Thinkpad X220 which is a thin,light weight,stylish machine which satisfies all your needs in relatively less price and gives you what you want from your note book.This is a brand new smart gadget which attracts all types of users just because of its all round functionality which is least seen in other laptops.

This laptop is a powerful machine as it is boosted up with latest Intel core processors with good graphics,bright screen,good audio system,large and backlit keyboard and has an incredible battery life.It does not get warm easily,gives you comfortable typing,viewing,gaming,music listening environment which you expect from your system.

 

 

This 12 x 8.1 x 1.5 inches sized laptop has display screen of 12.5 inches with the native resolution of 1366 x 768 and has extremely good battery life of 8 hours to 23 hours depending upon the battery pack you choose.By default it comes with  six cell battery and you can choose nine cell battery also.Nine cell battery gives you the backup of approx. 15 hours.To increase battery life upto 23 hours,you can have an external battery attached with the laptop which will give you the incredible battery life.It weighs approx. 3.6 pounds and if you choose the external battery , it weighs approx. 5 pounds.

Specifications & Reviews

Cofiguration

The Lenovo Thinkpad X220 comes in four different configurations.The users can choose according to their need and pocket.There is a $200 to $300 difference in all the four configurations.The available configurations are as follows:-

  • Intel Core i7 2630M Processor with 2.7 GHz speed,4 GB RAM (expandable to 8 GB),160 GB(7,200 rpm) hard drive and Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64 bit).
  • Intel Core i5 2520M Processor with 2.5 GHz speed,4 GB RAM (expandable to 8 GB),320 GB(5,400 rpm) hard drive and Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64 bit).
  • Intel Core i5 2520M Processor with 2.5 GHz speed,4 GB RAM (expandable to 8 GB),160 GB(7,200 rpm) hard drive and Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64 bit).
  • Intel Core i3 2350M Processor with 2.3 GHz speed,4 GB RAM (expandable to 8 GB),320 GB(5400 rpm) hard drive and Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit).
With all the available configurations , the system gets booted up in approx. 48 seconds.
Memory
The system comes with default 4 GB RAM and can be expandable to 8 GB and in 160 GB and 320 GB hard drive options which boot up the system in approx. 48 seconds.
Operating System
The Thinkpad X220 comes installed with Microsoft Windows 7 Professional(64 bit) and Windows 7 Home Premium (64bit).You can choose from the available Operating Systems.
Keyboard & Touchpad
The laptop has backlit keyboard which is large in size and soft keys provide a comfortable typing experience.
The 3 x 1.75 inches sized touchpad provides a smooth platform to your fingers to navigate the cursor on the screen easily and provides multi touch gestures like two finger flick and three finger flick.
Graphics
The X220 comes installed with Intel HD 3000 Graphics card which gives you a pleasing video watching experience and good gaming experience.
Other Features and Specifications
  • 3 USB ports including one 2.0 USB port and one 3.0 USB port.
  • Multiburner optical drive.
  • Display port,VGA port,54 MM card slot,SD card reader,Combo Microphone headphone jack and ethernet port.
  • Supports one year parts and labor warranty(extended 3 year warranty optional).
  • Size is  12 x 8.1 x 1.5 inches and weighs approx. 3.6 pounds and if you choose the external battery , it weighs approx. 5 pounds.
  • Intel Centrino Advanced N-6205 (taylor peak) 2×2 AGN WiFi model with 802.11a/b/g/n WiFi.
  • Intel HD 3000 Graphics card with 64 MB video memory.
  • Display size is 12.5 inches with the native resolution of 1366 x 768.
  • Supports noise less private chat mode and conference mode.
  • Microphone and Speaker mute buttons with LED indicators.
  • Good audio system which can fill your large room with music.
  • Enterprise class security which helps you recover from system crashes.
  • Protects your system from unauthorized access by getting locked after a certain period of time when it is not in use.
  • 720p HD webcam.
Price and Availability
The online price of The Lenovo ThinkPad X220 is approx. $1200 in USA and approx. Rs. 60,000 in India.
The price may vary according to the configurations opted by the users.
Review of Lenovo ThinkPad X220
Pros.
  • Spill resistant keyboard.
  • Enterprise class security which helps you recover from system crashes.
  • Excellent battery life.
  • Does not get warm easily.
  • Integrated security features.
  • Good Performance.
  • Availability in different configurations.
  • Screen clearly visible even from sides.
cons.
  • No Bluetooth by default.You can get it activated.
  • Short palm rest platform.

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