Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano vs. Dell XPS 13 9310

Here is a side by side comparison between Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano and Dell XPS 13 9310 specs including CPU, RAM, storage, battery, display, and more.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano vs. Dell XPS 13 9310

The 2020 Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano features the 15W 11th Generation Intel Tiger Lake UP4 quad-core Intel Core i5-1130G7 up to quad-core Intel Core i7-1180G7 with the boost speed up to 4.60 GHz. While the 2020 Dell XPS 13 9310 features the 28W 11th Generation Intel Tiger Lake UP3 dual-core Intel Core i3-1115G4 up to quad-core Intel Core i7-1165G7 with the boost speed up to 4.70 GHz.

If you are in the market looking for a laptop and don't know what's the difference between the 13″ Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano (2020) and the 13.4″ Dell XPS 13 9310 (2020), we have a detailed tech specs comparison between both devices for you to check out here.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano vs. Dell XPS 13 9310: Specs Comparison

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano image

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano

Dell XPS 13 9310 image

Dell XPS 13 9310

Key Features
What's new
11th Gen Intel Processors
The laptop now powered by the latest quad cores 11th Generation Intel ® Core™ processors with Turbo Boost speed of up to 4.70GHz.
Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
Powering by the new Intel® Iris® Xe graphics with up to 96 execution units help accelerates your favorite creative apps for greater performance and faster speed in gaming and graphics driven applications.
Faster Memory
All Dell XPS 13 9310 models come with faster dual-channel 4267MHz LPDDR4X memory and can be configured up to 32GB.
More Features
  • Certified as Intel® Evo™ platform for Intel Core i5/i7.
  • New Thunderbolt™ 4 ports.
  • Killer™ Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 for all models.
AvailabilityLenovo ThinkPad X1 NanoDell XPS 13 9310
Released20202020
Release Info
  • Announced on September 29, 2020.
  • Expected to be available in the 4th quarter of 2020.
PricingStarting at $1,399.
  • 999.99$ - Intel Core i3 | 8GB | 256 GB | FHD+ Non-touch
  • 1,099.99$ - Intel Core i5 | 8GB | 256 GB | FHD+ Touch
  • 1,499.99$ - Intel Core i7 | 8GB | 512 GB | FHD+ Touch
  • 1,899.99$ - Intel Core i7 | 16GB | 512 GB |UHD+ Touch
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Price
Lenovo X1 Nano, The Lightest ThinkPad Laptop Ever, with 13" 2K Display, 11th Gen i5-1130G7 Processor, 16GB 4267MHz Memory, 512GB SSD, Thunderbolt 4, and Windows 10 Pro
Lenovo X1 Nano, The Lightest ThinkPad Laptop Ever, with 13" 2K Display, 11th Gen i5-1130G7 Processor, 16GB 4267MHz Memory, 512GB SSD, Thunderbolt 4, and Windows 10 Pro
By Lenovo
$1,399.00
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen1 20UN000EUS 13" Ultrabook - Intel Core i7 i7-1160G7 Quad-core (4 Core) 2.10 GHz - 16 GB RAM - 512 GB SSD - Black - Windows 10 Pro - Intel Iris Xe Graphics - in-Plane S
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen1 20UN000EUS 13" Ultrabook - Intel Core i7 i7-1160G7 Quad-core (4 Core) 2.10 GHz - 16 GB RAM - 512 GB SSD - Black - Windows 10 Pro - Intel Iris Xe Graphics - in-Plane S
By Lenovo
$2,167.53
TopSeller THINKPAD X1 Nano G1 I5-1130G7 1.8G 16GB 256GB 13IN W10P
TopSeller THINKPAD X1 Nano G1 I5-1130G7 1.8G 16GB 256GB 13IN W10P
By Lenovo
$1,294.74
Was: $1,499.99
Dell XPS 13 9310 Price
Dell XPS 13 (9310), 13.4- inch FHD+ Touch Laptop - Intel Core i7-1185G7, 16GB 4267MHz LPDDR4x RAM, 512GB SSD, Iris Xe Graphics, Windows 10 Pro - Platinum Silver with Black Palmrest (Latest Model)
Dell XPS 13 (9310), 13.4- inch FHD+ Touch Laptop - Intel Core i7-1185G7, 16GB 4267MHz LPDDR4x RAM, 512GB SSD, Iris Xe Graphics, Windows 10 Pro - Platinum Silver with Black Palmrest (Latest Model)
By Dell
$1,499.99
Was: $1,659.99
Dell XPS 13 9310 (Latest Model) 13.4" Core i7-1165G7 IRIS Xe 1TB SSD 32GB RAM 4K+ (3840X2400) Multi-Touch WiFi 6 AX Platinum Win 10 (Renewed)
Dell XPS 13 9310 (Latest Model) 13.4" Core i7-1165G7 IRIS Xe 1TB SSD 32GB RAM 4K+ (3840X2400) Multi-Touch WiFi 6 AX Platinum Win 10 (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,499.00
Was: $1,599.00
Dell XPS 13 (9310), 13.4- inch FHD+ Touch Laptop - Intel Core i7-1185G7, 16GB LPDDR4x RAM, 512GB SSD, Iris Xe Graphics, Windows 10 Pro - Platinum Silver (Latest Model) (Renewed)
Dell XPS 13 (9310), 13.4- inch FHD+ Touch Laptop - Intel Core i7-1185G7, 16GB LPDDR4x RAM, 512GB SSD, Iris Xe Graphics, Windows 10 Pro - Platinum Silver (Latest Model) (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,292.51
DisplayLenovo ThinkPad X1 NanoDell XPS 13 9310
Size13 Inches13.4 Inches
Info
  • 13” 2K Non-touch
    2160 x 1350 16:10 aspect ratio IPS 100% sRGB Dolby Vision™ 450 nits brightness Non-touch supports
  • 13” 2K with Touch
    2160 x 1350 16:10 aspect ratio IPS 100% sRGB Dolby Vision™ 450 nits brightness touch supports
  • 13.4-inch FHD+ touchscreen
    1920 x 1200, 169 PPI, 60 Hz, 1200:1, 100% sRGB, 500 nits, 2.90 W, Anti-reflective, Touch support.
  • 13.4-inch FHD+ non-touchscreen
    1920 x 1200, 169 PPI, 60 Hz, 1200:1, 500 nits, 2.90 W, Anti-glare, Non-touch support.
  • 13.4-inch 4K UHD+ touchscreen
    3840 x 2400, 338 PPI, 60 Hz, 1200:1, 90% DCI-P3, 500 nits, 6.6 W, Anti-reflective, Touch support.
ExteriorLenovo ThinkPad X1 NanoDell XPS 13 9310
Size Comparison
Dimensions
  • 12.72” x 8.54” x 0.55 - 0.66” (292.8 mm x 207.7 mm x 13.87 - 16.7 mm)
    Non-touch models
  • 12.72” x 8.54” x 0.56 - 0.68” (292.9 mm x 207.8 mm x 14.27 - 17.2 mm)
    Touch models
11.64” x 7.82” x 0.58” (295.65 x 198.68 x 14.8mm)
Weight
  • 1.99 lbs (907 g) 
    Non-touch models
  • 2.14lbs (969 g)
    Touch models
  • 2.07 lbs (939 g)
    WWAN non-touch models
  • 2.21 lbs (1001 g)
    WWAN touch models
  • 2.64 lbs (1.20 kg)
    Non-touch models.
  • 2.80 lbs (1.27 kg)
    Touch models.
Colors
Black
Optional Carbon-Fiber Weave on top cover on touch models only.
  • Platinum silver exterior, black interior
  • Frost exterior, arctic white interior
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Backlit keyboard with new UC functions for F9-F11
  • Spill-resistant, Backlit with white LED lighting keyboard.
  • New FN row F9-F11
  • Trackpad + TrackPoint® pointing device.
  • Keyboard
    • Black Backlit English Keyboard with Fingerprint Reader.
  • Touchpad
    • 4.42 x 2.53 in (112.30 mm x 64.15 mm) touchpad with multi-touch gesture support.
Ports
  • 2 x Thunderbolt™ 4
    Supports USB 4, Power Delivery, and DisplayPort.
  • 1 x Headphone / mic combo
  • 2 x USB Type-C with Thunderbolt™ 4
    Supports Power Delivery & DisplayPort.
  • 1 x headset jack
  • 1 x microSD card reader
Internal SpecsLenovo ThinkPad X1 NanoDell XPS 13 9310
Processor
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1130G7
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.80 → 4.00 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1160G7
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.20 → 4.40 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1180G7 with vPro™
    4 cores, 8 threads, 2.20 → 4.60 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-1115G4
    2 cores, 4 threads, 3.00 → 4.10 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 28W
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1135G7
    4 cores, 8 threads, 2.40 → 4.20 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 28W
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1165G7
    4 cores, 8 threads, 2.80 → 4.70 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 28W
Integrated Graphics
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1130G7
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    80 Execution Units, 400 → 1100 MHz
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1160G7
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    96 Execution Units, 400 → 1100 MHz
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1180G7 with vPro™
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    96 Execution Units, 400 → 1100 MHz
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-1115G4
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    48 Execution Units, 400 → 1250 MHz
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1135G7
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    80 Execution Units, 400 → 1300 MHz
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1165G7
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    96 Execution Units, 400 → 1300 MHz
Memory
  • 8GB16GB
    4267 MHz Dual-channel LPDDR4x SRAM.
  • 8 GB16 GB 32 GB
    4267 MHz LPDDR4X Memory On-board
StorageUp to 1TB PCIe SSD
  • 256 GB512 GB1TB2TB
    M.2 2280 PCIe® 3x4 NVMe™ SSD, Up to 32 Gbps.
ConnectivityLenovo ThinkPad X1 NanoDell XPS 13 9310
Wi-Fi
  • Intel® Wi-Fi 6™ AX201 802.11AX (2 x 2)
    Up to 2400 Mbps, Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax.
  • Intel AX1650
    Up to 2400 Mbps, Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g, WiFi-4 (802.11n), WiFi-5 (802.11ac), WiFi-6 (802.11ax)
  • Rivet Killer 500s DBS
    Up to 1774 Mbps, Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g, WiFi-4 (802.11n), WiFi-5 (802.11ac), WiFi-6 (802.11ax)
Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth 5.1
Optional WWAN: Integrated Global Mobile Broadband 5G CAT20 and 4G LTE CAT9.
BatteryLenovo ThinkPad X1 NanoDell XPS 13 9310
Size48 Wh52 Wh (4-cell smart lithium-ion)
Battery LifeUp to 13 hours 
Based on MobileMark® 2018 battery-life benchmark test
  • Up to 14 hours of battery life
    Steaming videos on FHD+ models.
  • Up to 8 hours and 12 minutes of battery life
    Steaming videos on 4K+ models.
Power Supply65 W USB (Type-C) power adapter
Supports Rapid Charge.
45 W USB (Type-C) power adapter
20 VDC/2.25A, 15 VDC/3A, 9 VDC/3A, 5VDC/3A
SoftwareLenovo ThinkPad X1 NanoDell XPS 13 9310
OS
  • Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
  • Ubuntu Linux OS 64-bit
  • Windows 10 Home 64-bit
  • Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
Built-in Apps
Lenovo Vantage
  • Microsoft Office 30-days trial
  • McAfee LiveSafe™ 12 Month Subscription
Camera & AudioLenovo ThinkPad X1 NanoDell XPS 13 9310
Camera
  • Front-facing camera with ThinkShutter privacy cover
    720p (1280 x 720 HD) camera.
  • Infrared (IR) Camera for Windows Hello
  • Front-facing camera
    Top-mount front camera with fixed focus lens, 0.92 Megapixels (1280 x 720 HD) at 30 fps.
  • Windows Hello face authentication camera (front-facing)
Audio
  • Dolby Atmos™ Speaker System
  • 4 x 360-degree Microphones
  • Realtek ALC3281-CG with Waves MaxxAudio Pro
  • Two speakers (2.5W x 2 = 4W peak)
  • 3.5mm headphone/microphone combo jack with 360-degree Waves NX 3D virtual surround with head-tracking via headphones
  • Dual microphone array powered by Waves MaxxVoice Pro supporting VoIP – Cortana Farfield capable
MiscLenovo ThinkPad X1 NanoDell XPS 13 9310
Sensors
  • Windows Hello compliant fingerprint reader on the palm rest
  • Optional IR Camera
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light sensor
Security
  • Match on Chip Fingerprint Reader
  • IR camera with human presence detection
  • dTPM 2.0 chip
  • ThinkShutter camera cover
  • Kensington™ lock slot
  • Windows Hello Facial Recognition
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Wedge-shaped lock
In the box
  • ThinkPad X1 Nano
  • 65W AC adapter
  • 4 Cell 48Wh Internal battery
  • Quick Start Guide
Warranty1-year Depot or Carry-in
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Price
Lenovo X1 Nano, The Lightest ThinkPad Laptop Ever, with 13" 2K Display, 11th Gen i5-1130G7 Processor, 16GB 4267MHz Memory, 512GB SSD, Thunderbolt 4, and Windows 10 Pro
Lenovo X1 Nano, The Lightest ThinkPad Laptop Ever, with 13" 2K Display, 11th Gen i5-1130G7 Processor, 16GB 4267MHz Memory, 512GB SSD, Thunderbolt 4, and Windows 10 Pro
By Lenovo
$1,399.00
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen1 20UN000EUS 13" Ultrabook - Intel Core i7 i7-1160G7 Quad-core (4 Core) 2.10 GHz - 16 GB RAM - 512 GB SSD - Black - Windows 10 Pro - Intel Iris Xe Graphics - in-Plane S
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen1 20UN000EUS 13" Ultrabook - Intel Core i7 i7-1160G7 Quad-core (4 Core) 2.10 GHz - 16 GB RAM - 512 GB SSD - Black - Windows 10 Pro - Intel Iris Xe Graphics - in-Plane S
By Lenovo
$2,167.53
TopSeller THINKPAD X1 Nano G1 I5-1130G7 1.8G 16GB 256GB 13IN W10P
TopSeller THINKPAD X1 Nano G1 I5-1130G7 1.8G 16GB 256GB 13IN W10P
By Lenovo
$1,294.74
Was: $1,499.99
Dell XPS 13 9310 Price
Dell XPS 13 (9310), 13.4- inch FHD+ Touch Laptop - Intel Core i7-1185G7, 16GB 4267MHz LPDDR4x RAM, 512GB SSD, Iris Xe Graphics, Windows 10 Pro - Platinum Silver with Black Palmrest (Latest Model)
Dell XPS 13 (9310), 13.4- inch FHD+ Touch Laptop - Intel Core i7-1185G7, 16GB 4267MHz LPDDR4x RAM, 512GB SSD, Iris Xe Graphics, Windows 10 Pro - Platinum Silver with Black Palmrest (Latest Model)
By Dell
$1,499.99
Was: $1,659.99
Dell XPS 13 9310 (Latest Model) 13.4" Core i7-1165G7 IRIS Xe 1TB SSD 32GB RAM 4K+ (3840X2400) Multi-Touch WiFi 6 AX Platinum Win 10 (Renewed)
Dell XPS 13 9310 (Latest Model) 13.4" Core i7-1165G7 IRIS Xe 1TB SSD 32GB RAM 4K+ (3840X2400) Multi-Touch WiFi 6 AX Platinum Win 10 (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,499.00
Was: $1,599.00
Dell XPS 13 (9310), 13.4- inch FHD+ Touch Laptop - Intel Core i7-1185G7, 16GB LPDDR4x RAM, 512GB SSD, Iris Xe Graphics, Windows 10 Pro - Platinum Silver (Latest Model) (Renewed)
Dell XPS 13 (9310), 13.4- inch FHD+ Touch Laptop - Intel Core i7-1185G7, 16GB LPDDR4x RAM, 512GB SSD, Iris Xe Graphics, Windows 10 Pro - Platinum Silver (Latest Model) (Renewed)
By Dell
$1,292.51
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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano: Key Features

Intel® Evo™ platform

The ThinkPad X1 Nano is the first ThinkPad laptop to use the Intel® Evo™ platform, delivering a powerhouse combination of performance, responsiveness, battery life, and stunning visuals. With up to 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processors, it provides an exceptional experience, anywhere.

Dolby Atmos® Speaker System

The ThinkPad X1 Nano laptop includes two upward-firing tweeters and two downward-firing woofers—this creates an immersive sound experience you’ll enjoy for work and for play. Four 360-degree far-field mics ensure you’re heard loud and clear during the conference and video calls.

Always-Connected 5G (optional)

Engineered for a future of universal 5G technology, the ThinkPad X1 Nano laptop offers a true smartphone-like experience in an always-connected PC. Speedy WiFi 6 lets you jump on crowded public platforms fast. With the optional 4G / 5G service, you can enjoy faster more secure, access to your corporate network, and uninterrupted video streaming.

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