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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The Xe was able to achieve a somewhat playable frame rate of 28 frames per second when we played World of Warcraft at x resolution and effects set to default.

He holds a master’s degree in English from NYU. We show the least amount of ads whenever possible. Horizontal viewing angles were also narrow, but were adequate for sharing the screen with a family member.

Yet despite its strong ThinkPad design heritage, the “heatwave red” color of our unit is a dead giveaway of Lenovo’s motivation to go after a bit more of the rebellious or you know, Valentine’s Day loving mobile professional. Surface Studio 2 review: Apecs said, this is still a ThinkPad keyboard in every way that matters.

It has the same dual 1. Post a quick review now to join the conversation! Visit our network of sites: Battery life is still an issue, but it’s a nice-to-the-touch One of the main benefits of choosing a Chiclet-style keyboard is that it allows for more space in between the keys on an ultraportable laptop. When performing simple tasks like surfing the web or circling the globe in Google Earth, the ThinkPad Xe stayed relatively cool.

The best full-frame mirrorless camera for video. With a starting weight around three pounds and a simple black industrial design, the designers of the ThinkPad Xe attempted to deliver the ThinkPad heritage at an extremely affordable price.


The dual-core ThinkPad Xe has the same exact same 3.

L2 – KB. 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 wpecs clearly.

On PCMark Vantage, a benchmark that measures overall system performance, our dual-core Xe scored 2, which is 50 percent better than the single-core Xe 1,but still behind Intel Pentium powered systems like the Timeline TZ 2, and Lenovo IdeaPad U 2, Notebook Camera Integrated Webcam.

In comparison to Atom netbooks, it felt slightly faster when opening programs and toggling between applications, but slightly behind ULV laptops we’ve tested. Cons Awkward, protruding six-cell batterySub-par battery life Gets warm after only a few minutes of use.

Though the unit we have on hand is actually the one I bought for myself again, eating our own dog food as it wereit does bear mentioning that Lenovo’s ThinkPad Xe has been getting seeded around the media lately. Viewing angles were strong at up to 45 degrees to the left and right, though video colors began to wash out any further than that. Pros Compact, sturdy buildStellar chiclet keyboard Impressive graphics performance for its class.

Lenovo ThinkPad Xe (Dual Core AMD)

This screen diagoal sppecs quite large for tablets but small for subnotebooks. This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a inch display-diagonal. Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: While the keyboard and touchpad stayed fairly cool, the left edge and the underside of the system created a very toasty spot on our jeans.

Unfortunately, this remains the case with the dual-core ThinkPad Xe, though its endurance is better than its single-core brother. Sensitivity was excellent and no adjustment was needed out of the box.


The Xe’s Realtek We consider temperatures above 95 to be uncomfortable and above unacceptable. During that time, the Xe consumed an average x10e That’s just too heavy for something this small, and oddly enough the larger, inch X feels noticeably lighter in comparison.

Lenovo ThinkPad X100e Specifications

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 control panel. Despite the change, this keyboard maintains the same level of quality that business users expect when they hear the ThinkPad name. The back side houses a VGA-out port. Hard Drive Spindle Speed.

This reimagined MacBook Air fixes almost all previous design issues, but not without adding The good news is that the Xe stays relatively cool when not being taxed by video or games, and its soft plastic surface doesn’t feel as warm as some of the metal notebooks we’ve tested. Of course, things have changed in the intervening time frame. However, If you don’t plan to heat up the system by playing full screen HD video or 3D games, the Xe has the best ergonomics of any Please share our article, every link counts!

Specss see how Lenovo did in our most recent Tech Support Showdown, click here. Large display-sizes secs higher resolutions.