Product specifications for the ThinkPad Xe systems. 83% Review Lenovo Thinkpad Xe Subnotebook | Notebookcheck decent specifications and class-leading usability – all while remaining easy on the. Is the Lenovo ThinkPad Xe a netbook or an ultraportable? is a little heavier than other netbooks, but I hardly noticed the extra weight.

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Using the Ten Thumbs Typing Tutor test we were able to achieve a strong rate of 86 words per minute with a low 1-percent error rate. Next to the more expensive and larger X-Series models, Lenovo provides us, according to their statement, with the cheapest ThinkPad that was ever made.

This screen diagoal is quite large for tablets but small for subnotebooks. We’re not sure pushing a dual-core version of this processor out the door is the answer — AMD just isn’t playing on the same level as Intel when it comes to low-power CPUs, and the Xe unfortunately demonstrates that all too clearly.

The Xe’s Realtek The ThinkPad Lenoov is available with three processor choices, all of which are 1. Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: Lenovo fine-tuned its formula for the Yoga C, adding a trio of useful features lenogo However, when we turned the volume up to percent, the music became painfully tinny.

The first affordable ThinkPad ultraportable laptop has arrived. On 3DMark06, a benchmark that measures overall graphics prowess, the system scored a solid 1, which was nearly identical to the single-core Xe 1, and the category average 1,but nearly double the Intel-powered IdeaPad U and Aspire Timeline Lenvoo The webcam produced sharp, clear images even in incredibly low light.

Lenovo ThinkPad Xe Review

The back side houses a VGA-out port. There’s also supposedly improved PowerNow! Our favorite ThinkVantage utilities are Password Vault, which keeps track of all your usernames and passwords, and Power Manager, which offers more detailed settings than Windows 7’s elnovo panel. Our one qualm about the entire design comes with the six-cell battery, which protrudes out of the Xe’s rear — not only is it awkward, but it puts the system at 3.


You can configure the Xe with either a black or red lid. In spfcs, Lenovo took over Motorola Mobility, which gave them a boost in the smartphone market.

Lenovo ThinkPad X100e review

Both navigation methods provided extremely accurate navigation. The speakers located on the front lip of the laptop produce decently loud sound for a system this size, though Lady Gaga’s Telephone sounded fairly tinny at full blast.

Trusted Reviews If you don’t mind the lack of digital video out and if you don’t require battery life longer than around four hours, Lenovo’s ThinkPad Xe is an excellent choice, thanks to its advanced OS, superb build quality, decent specifications and class-leading usability — all while remaining easy on the wallet. However, the soft plastic surface of the palm rest didn’t chafe our wrists like the rough plastic on the ThinkPad X series.

Lenovo ThinkPad Xe Specifications. Log in Don’t have an account? Heat vent, two USB 2. The ThinkPad Xe was more than powerful enough to play any video we threw at it with great accuracy.

Both the Xe and its direct competitors trailed the ultraportable category average of 3, but, to be fair, the ultraportable category also includes a number of powerful and expensive Core i5 and Core i7 systems. AC power jack, battery, and VGA out.

However while we were enjoying the multimedia boost, we noticed the bottom of the laptop getting increasingly hot.

On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper. Despite the change, this keyboard maintains the same level of quality that business users expect when they hear the ThinkPad name.


That’s just too heavy for something this small, and oddly enough the larger, x10e0 X feels noticeably lighter in comparison. While the function buttons have been shrunken down, there are two full sized Shift keys and we didn’t have to make any adjustments to our usual hand positioning when typing this review.

Lenovo ThinkPad Xe: When Build Quality Matters Most

Keyboard, touchpad and screen You know the feeling after you’ve had a great meal and you just can’t wait to go back and for more? If you’re a ThinkPad fan, you’ll appreciate the simple black or red plastic lid that opens to reveal a island keyboard, clean black palm rest, and lenoo touchpad.

Where to Buy See All. Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. Please, switch off ad blockers. It was also much slower when it came to tasks like transcoding video.

Of course, things have changed in the intervening time frame.

We don’t even want to know how long the three-cell battery lasts on a charge, but there’s the answer to why Lenovo only offers the Xe with six-cell battery options on its site. However, the touchpad didn’t always respond to supported multitouch gestures, such as pinch-to-zoom.

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We’re definitely fans of the dual-core ThinkPad Xe’s svelte form factor, responsive keyboard, great navigation options, and strong multimedia playback. Lenovo ThinkPad Xe Specs. The island-style keyboard is a smaller version of those found on the ThinkPad Edge series and nearly as comfortable. We intentionally show more ads when an apecs is used.