Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme (i5, FHD, GTX 1050 Ti Max-Q) Laptop Review
Verdict: The first review-unit of the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme managed to win us over in many ways, thus achieving a score of 91%. The cheaper model with FHD screen and i5 CPU, which we reviewed today, performed even better, scoring a rare 92% rating.
Pros: stable high-quality chassis, excellent input-devices, three year warranty standard on many models, plenty of ports, good CPU performance, low-key fan-noise, easy access to most components, 2x SODIMM for up tp 64 GB RAM, 2x M.2 2280 SSD slots, much better battery life compared with the 4K model,...
Cons: FHD panel doesn't reach 100 % sRGB & XPS 15 in terms of brightness, fans sometimes come on while idling, lower performance when running on battery, Energy management under load, worse battery life than Dell XPS 15, WWAN not even optional, electronic noise (hissing