Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Fold Available For Preorder: Hold Onto Your Walletby Brett Howse on September 29, 2020 6:00 AM EST
Announced back at CES, Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Fold is now available for preorder. Combining a foldable 13.3-inch OLED display with Intel’s Lakefield Hybrid CPU, this Always Connected PC ushers in a new form factor for the PC, mirroring some of the development on the smartphone side of the fence.
|Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold|
|CPU||Intel Core Processor with Intel Hybrid Technology|
|Memory||8 GB LPDDR4X-4267|
|Display||13.3-inch Flexible OLED
4:3 aspect ratio
95% P3 Gamut
|Storage||Up to 1 TB NVIe M.2 2242|
|Wireless||Intel AX201 Wi-Fi 6
5G sub 6GHz with 4G LTE CAT20 coverage
|I/O||1 x USB Type-C Gen 1
1 x USB Type-C Gen 2
1 x SIM
|Webcam||5MP HD RGB + IR Camera|
65-Watt Type-C Adapter
|Dimensions||299.4 x 236.0 x 11.5 mm open
158.2 x 236.0 x 27.8 mm folded
|Weight||999 grams / 2.2 lbs|
|Starting Price (USD)||$2,499|
The 13.3-inch flexible OLED display features a 2048 x 1536 resolution, 300 nit brightness, and can display 95% of the P3 color gamut. You can use it as a 13.3-inch tablet with it open, or use each 9.6-inch half of the display separately.
The ACPC features 5G connectivity, as well as Wi-Fi 6, and offers two USB Type-C ports, one at Gen 1 speeds and the other at Gen 2. The foldable PC offers USB-C docking, and of course supports an active pen.
The final dimensions are 299.4 x 236 x 11.5 mm open, and 158.2 x 236 x 27.8 mm when closed.
If you want to be one of the first to own a foldable PC, it is perhaps unsurprising that the X1 Fold is going to cost. A lot. The new X1 Fold starts at $2499 USD with preorders starting today at Lenovo.com.