• CPU: Intel Core i7-10610U
  • GPU: Intel UHD Graphics
  • Display: 14.0”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 256GB SSD
  • RAM: 16GB LPDDR3, 2133 MHz
  • Weight: 1.09 kg (2.4 lbs)

Pros

  • More than 13 hours of Web browsing on a single charge
  • Great input devices
  • Our Gaming and Web design profile helps it reach an Average dE of 1.6
  • 400 nits of maximum brightness, comfortable viewing angles and good contrast ratio (AUO B156HAN13.1)
  • Supports PCIe x4 drives
  • Two Thunderbolt 3 connectors (both can be used for charging)
  • Wi-Fi 6 support plus optional IR face recognition, fingerprint reader and LTE support

Cons

  • Lacks an SD card reader
  • Uses harmful PWM below 100 nits (our Health-Guard profile fixes the issue)
  • Memory is soldered to the motherboard
  • Keyboard gets pretty warm under heavy load

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 8 - Specs

CPU Performance #75
  • AMD Ryzen 7 3700U 34%
  • Intel Core i5-8350U 34.1%
  • Intel Core i7-10610U
  • AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 3700U 33.8%
  • Intel Core i5-1035G7 35.4%
  • Intel Core i7-10510U 3592.1%
GPU Performance #218
  • AMD Radeon 520 (2GB GDDR5) 0.1%
  • AMD Radeon 530 (2GB GDDR5) 0.5%
  • Intel UHD Graphics
  • Intel UHD Graphics 630 0.8%
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega 3 0.9%
  • AMD Radeon 530 (2GB DDR3) 0.9%
Display
14.0”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
BOE NE140FHM-N61
Color accuracy 5.5 -> 1.6
HDD/SSD
256GB SSD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4
RAM
16GB LPDDR3, 2133 MHz
OS
Windows 10 Pro
Battery
51Wh, 4-cell
Body Material
Carbon, Magnesium alloy
Dimensions
323 x 217 x 14.9 mm (12.72" x 8.54" x 0.59")
Weight
1.09 kg (2.4 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 2x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), Thunderbolt 3, Power Delivery (PD), DisplayPort
  • HDMI 1.4b
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ax
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack 3.5 mm combo
  • Docking Connector
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone 4x Far-Field Microphones
  • Speakers 2x 2W + 2x 0.8W, Dolby Atmos
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

 

There are 4 Lenovo laptops with the same specs (sorted by price)

#CommissionsEarned
Show all laptops

 

There are 16 laptops with the same specs, All brands (sorted by price)

#CommissionsEarned
Show all laptops

 

More Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 8 configurations - 56 laptops

#CommissionsEarned
See all Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 8 configurations

DISPLAY: 14.0-inch, 1920x1080, IPS

Name BOE NE140FHM-N61
Diagonal 14.0"
Pixel density 157.35 ppi
Brightness 394 cd/m2
sRGB 88%
PWM frequency 2500 Hz
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920x1080
Becomes "Retina" from 22 inches (56 cm)
Contrast 1460:1
dE Color Checker 5.5 1.6
PWM Rating 5.8: (undesirable)
Buy Our Profiles Here

Buy our profiles for BOE NE140FHM-N61

In addition to receiving efficient and health-friendly profiles, by buying LaptopMedia's products you also support the development of our labs, where we test devices in order to produce the most objective reviews possible.

Office Work - screen profile

Office Work

Office Work should be used mostly by users who spend most of the time looking at pieces of text, tables or just surfing. This profile aims to deliver better distinctness and clarity by keeping a flat gamma curve (2.20), native color temperature and perceptually accurate colors.

$4.96
Buy Now
Design and Gaming - screen profile

Design and Gaming

This profile is aimed at designers who work with colors professionally, and for games and movies as well. Design and Gaming takes display panels to their limits, making them as accurate as possible in the sRGB IEC61966-2-1 standard for Web and HDTV, at white point D65.

$4.97
Buy Now
Health-Guard - screen profile

Health-Guard

Health-Guard eliminates the harmful Pulse-Width Modulation (PWM) and reduces the negative Blue Light which affects our eyes and body. Since it’s custom tailored for every panel, it manages to keep the colors perceptually accurate. Health-Guard simulates paper so the pressure on the eyes is greatly reduced.

$4.98
Buy Now
All
$9.99
Buy Now

 

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 8 in-depth review

If we have to list everything Lenovo advertises this laptop with, we'll comfortably fill a book with the size of "A manual on how not to advertise". Nevertheless, the price tag suggests that there must be some truth in "best-in-class connectivity", "superb mobile performance", "rapid charging technology", and the promises of a long-lasting battery. Of course, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon is something like a king in the ultrabook segment, and the 8th Generation will try to fix some minor issues, li[...]

Read the full review

 

Disassembly, maintenance and upgrade options

One of the best definitions for "ultrabook". However, it lacks some necessities, like an SD card reader, or upgradable memory. Check out all Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 8th Gen prices and configurati[...]

Read more

 

CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-10610U

GPU Performance: Intel UHD Graphics

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$1499.00-55%
price
1615.00+2.2%
performance
$1966.00-41%
1234.00-21.9%
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 4.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$1499.00-55%
price
328.00+7.2%
performance
264.00-13.7%
Results are for the Unigine Superposition benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$1499.00-55%
price
243.00-16.5%
performance
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 3.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$1499.00-55%
price
443.00+10.2%
performance
333.00-17.2%

Some games you can play on this laptop

Show me the best laptops for…

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments