Lenovo ThinkPad X220 – Quick review, Tech Specs, Features, Pricing

An amazing typing experience, large 12.5 inch display, improved keyboard, increased durability, HD webcam and display port,that’s what the new Lenovo ThinkPad X220 offers, more than its predecessors.  Lenovo ThinkPad X220 has almost same look and style as its all predecessors but some serious changes have been made in performance area.

Some notable features of Lenovo ThinkPad X220:

  • 12.5 inch wide screen display
  • Intel’s new core i5 processor clocked at 2.5GHz
  • Six cell battery

If you care enough to observe X220 closely, you will find that Lenovo has made some tweaking in keyboard and touch pad; this tweaking makes more difference that you might expect.

Lenovo ThinkPad X220 – The Rough and The Tough!

The Lenovo ThinkPad X220 is fitted in matte black plastic body which gives uniform look to X220. The body is made really tough, making this laptop durable beyond one’s expectations. Despite of being fitted in rigid body with some powerful parts, X220 is just as light as its predecessors X200 or X201.

Best in the class….

In past, Lenovo has managed to make some best in the class laptop keyboards, the keyboard packaged with X220 is no different. All the keys are curved perfectly to provide right amount of feedback and spacing.

A look towards screen

The screen bundled with X220 provides finest details of pictures with stunning 1366×768 pixels resolution. The screen can also be viewed in vertical or horizontal angles without losing quality of pictures which sets this screen apart from others.

Some other features:

  • The webcam offering 720p quality pictures
  • 4GB DDR3 RAM
  • 320GB Hard Drive at 720 rpm

Finally let’s talk about battery life. The battery life provided by Lenovo in this laptop is incredible. This is one, that provides most life on single charge, it might even supersede all of them.

Wrapping up

Though, the body of X220 does not give proper impression as you can see in the picture given above, it can be the best choice in its range. Although the laptop is priced at $889 for basic model, it’s worth it.