CES 2015: Lenovo brings ThinkPad X1 Carbon for $1,249

Lenovo today announced its ThinkPad products for 2015 at CES 2015 (International Consumer Electronics Show).

The starting price of ThinkPad X1 Carbon, which is one of the new laptops for the new year, will be $1,249 in the U.S.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon is the world’s lightest 14-inch performance Ultrabook, said the Chinese devices vendor.

You can watch and subscribe: Latest video of smartphones and tablets

Lenovo also launched the ThinkVision X24 monitor for a retail price of $249, and ThinkPad Stack, a power bank that offers mix and match interlocking accessories to maximize productivity and minimize clutter.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon
ThinkPad Stack accessories will be available from mid-April 2015, with ThinkPad Stack Bluetooth Speaker at $89.99, ThinkPad Stack 10000mAh Power Bank at $49.99, ThinkPad Wireless Access Point /1TB Hard Drive Kit at $199.99.

The company also announced that it reached a milestone of the sale of 100 million units after launching the original ThinkPad 700.

Yang Yuanqing, chairman and CEO, Lenovo, said: “Even as Lenovo expands into mobile devices, servers, and ecosystem and cloud computing, ThinkPad will remain at the core of our strategy and the heart of our business.”

Lenovo’s X1 Carbon

Lenovo’s X1 Carbon features new options like a super bright FHD display for the best viewing experience and a PCIe solid state drive for up to 80 faster storage performance than standard SSDs.

The newest X1 Carbon weighs under 2.9 pounds with a durable and rugged carbon-forged chassis.

The new laptop features 5th Generation Intel Core processors.

2015 ThinkPad portfolio includes ThinkPad T450s for $1099 and $849 for T450. The price of Lenovo ThinkPad T550 is $999. The retail price of the ThinkPad E450 and E550 will be $599, while ThinkPad L450 will cost $699.



Samsung unveils five new devices to take on Huawei

Samsung on Wednesday unveiled five devices in its Galaxy models to take on the new smartphone market leader Huawei. Note20 and Note20 Ultra with enhanced...