Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 vs. MacBook Pro 15” (2018)

Here is a side by side comparison between Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 and MacBook Pro 15” (2018) specs including CPU, RAM, storage, battery, display, and more.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 vs. MacBook Pro 15” (2018)

The 2019 Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 features the 15W 8th Generation Intel Whiskey Lake quad-core Intel Core i5-8265U up to 6-core Intel Core i7-10710U with the boost speed up to 4.70 GHz. While the MacBook Pro 15” (2018) features the 45W 8th Generation Intel Coffee Lake 6-core Intel Core i7-8750H up to 6-core Intel Core i9-8950HK with the boost speed up to 4.80 GHz.

If you are in the market looking for a laptop and don't know what's the difference between the 14″ Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 (2019) and the 15.4″ MacBook Pro 15” (2018) , we have a detailed tech specs comparison between both devices for you to check out here.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 vs. MacBook Pro 15” (2018): Specs Comparison

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 image

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4

MacBook Pro 15” (2018) image

MacBook Pro 15” (2018)

Key Features
What's new
  • 6-core Intel Core i7 and Core i9 processors up to 2.9 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 4.8 GHz
  • Up to 32GB of DDR4 memory
  • Powerful Radeon Pro discrete graphics with 4GB of video memory in every configuration
  • Up to 4TB of SSD storage2
  • True Tone display technology
  • Apple T2 Chip
  • Touch Bar and Touch ID
AvailabilityLenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4MacBook Pro 15” (2018)
Released20192018
Release Info
  • Announced at Lenovo Tech Life (Sep 2019)
Announced on July 13, 2018
Pricing
  • $2,399 - Intel Core i7 | 16GB RAM | 256GB SSD
  • $2,799 - Intel Core i7 | 16GB RAM | 512GB SSD
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 Price
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 14" FHD 1080p IPS Multi-Touch 2-in-1 Business Laptop with Pen (Intel Quad-Core i7-8665U, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD) Thunderbolt 3, Windows 10 Pro, IST Computers HDMI Cable
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 14" FHD 1080p IPS Multi-Touch 2-in-1 Business Laptop with Pen (Intel Quad-Core i7-8665U, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD) Thunderbolt 3, Windows 10 Pro, IST Computers HDMI Cable
By Lenovo
$1,749.99
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 5, 14” Full HD Laptop, Intel Core i7 -10510U, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Windows 10 Pro
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 5, 14” Full HD Laptop, Intel Core i7 -10510U, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Windows 10 Pro
By Lenovo
$1,319.99
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 4th Gen 20QF000KUS 14" Touchscreen 2 in 1 Ultrabook - 2560 X 1440 - Core i7 i7-8665U - 16 GB RAM - 512 GB SSD - Gray - Windows 10 Pro 64-bit - Intel UHD Graphics 620 - in-
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 4th Gen 20QF000KUS 14" Touchscreen 2 in 1 Ultrabook - 2560 X 1440 - Core i7 i7-8665U - 16 GB RAM - 512 GB SSD - Gray - Windows 10 Pro 64-bit - Intel UHD Graphics 620 - in-
By Lenovo
$1,969.00
MacBook Pro 15” (2018) Price
Apple 15in MacBook Pro, Retina, Touch Bar, 2.9GHz Intel Core i7 Quad Core, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Space Gray, MPTT2LL/A (Renewed)
Apple 15in MacBook Pro, Retina, Touch Bar, 2.9GHz Intel Core i7 Quad Core, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Space Gray, MPTT2LL/A (Renewed)
By Apple
$1,118.66
Apple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.5GHz Retina (MGXC2LL/A), 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.5GHz Retina (MGXC2LL/A), 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
By Apple
$819.99
Apple MacBook Pro MLH42LL/A 15-inch Laptop with Touch Bar, 2.7GHz quad-core Intel Core i7, 512GB, Retina Display, Space Gray (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro MLH42LL/A 15-inch Laptop with Touch Bar, 2.7GHz quad-core Intel Core i7, 512GB, Retina Display, Space Gray (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Renewed)
By Apple
$1,066.76
DisplayLenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4MacBook Pro 15” (2018)
Size14 Inches15.4 Inches
Info
  • 14” FHD (1920 x 1080)
    IPS, low power, anti-reflection, anti-smudge, touchscreen, 400 nits.
  • 14” WQHD (2560 x 1440)
    IPS, anti-reflection, anti-smudge, touchscreen, 300 nits.
  • 14” 4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
    IPS, anti-reflection, anti-smudge, touchscreen, with Dolby Vision™ HDR400, 500 nits.
* All supports inking capability.
Retina display
  • 15.4-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology; 2880-by-1800 native resolution at 220 pixels per inch with support for millions of colors
  • Supported scaled resolutions:
    • 1920 by 1200
    • 1680 by 1050
    • 1280 by 800
    • 1024 by 640
  • 500 nits brightness
  • Wide color (P3)
  • True Tone technology
ExteriorLenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4MacBook Pro 15” (2018)
Size Comparison
Dimensions12.71” x 8.58” x 0.61” (333 x 218 x 15.5 mm)
Width: 12.71” (333 mm)
Depth: 8.58” (218 mm)
Height: 0.61” (15.5 mm)
13.75” x 9.48” x 0.61” (349.3 mm x 240.7 mm x 155 mm)
WeightStarting at 2.99 lbs (1.35 kg)Starting at 4.02 pounds (1.83 kg)
Colors
Iron Grey
Space GraySilver
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Spill-resistant, Backlit with white LED lighting keyboard.
  • Trackpad + TrackPoint® pointing device.
Backlit Magic Keyboard with:
  • 64 (U.S.) or 65 (ISO) keys including 4 arrow keys
  • Touch Bar with integrated Touch ID sensor
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Force Touch trackpad for precise cursor control and pressure-sensing capabilities; enables Force clicks, accelerators, pressure-sensitive drawing, and Multi-Touch gestures
Ports
  • 2 x Thunderbolt™ 3
    Supports Power Delivery & DisplayPort.
  • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1
    Full-size USB-A ports (1 always on).
  • 1 x Network extension for Ethernet/side mechanical docking
  • 1 x HDMI 1.4
  • 1 x Headphone / mic combo
  • 1 x WWAN slot (Fibocom L850-GL 4G LTE-A cat 9) (optional)
  • 1 x Power button
  • 1 x Kensington lock slot
  • 1 x Ethernet Extension Connector (Dongle for Native Ethernet sold separately)
  • 1 x Pen Storage
Four Thunderbolt 3 (USB‑C) ports with support for:
  • Charging
  • DisplayPort
  • Thunderbolt (up to 40Gb/s)
  • USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10Gb/s)
Internal SpecsLenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4MacBook Pro 15” (2018)
Processor
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8265U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.60 → 3.90 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8365U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.60 → 4.10 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8565U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.80 → 4.60 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8665U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.90 → 4.80 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10210U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.60 → 4.20 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10510U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.80 → 4.90 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10710U
    6 cores, 12 threads, 1.10 → 4.70 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 15W
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8750H
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.20 → 4.10 GHz, 9MB SmartCache, 45W
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8850H
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.60 → 4.30 GHz, 9MB SmartCache, 45W
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-8950HK
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.90 → 4.80 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 45W
Integrated Graphics
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8265U
    Intel® UHD Graphics 620
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8365U
    Intel® UHD Graphics 620
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8565U
    Intel® UHD Graphics 620
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8665U
    Intel® UHD Graphics 620
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10210U
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10510U
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10710U
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8750H
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1100 MHz
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8850H
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1150 MHz
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-8950HK
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
Discrete Graphics
  • AMD Radeon Pro 555X with 4GB of GDDR5 memory
  • AMD Radeon Pro 560X with 4GB of GDDR6 memory
  • AMD Radeon Pro Vega 16 with 4GB of HBM2 memory
  • AMD Radeon Pro Vega 20 with 4GB of HBM2 memory
Memory
  • 8GB16GB
    2133 MHz Dual-channel LPDDR3 SRAM.
16GB
configurable to 32GB of 2400MHz DDR4 onboard memory
Storage
  • 256 GB512 GB1 TB
    M.2 2280 PCIe SSD.
256GB512GB
configurable to 1TB, 2TB, or 4TB SSD
ConnectivityLenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4MacBook Pro 15” (2018)
Wi-Fi
  • Intel Wireless-AC 9560 2x2 AC
    Up to 867 Mbps, Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac.
  • 802.11ac Wi‑Fi wireless networking
  • IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n compatible
Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology
  • NFC
  • WWAN: Fibocom L850-GL 4G LTE-A cat 9
BatteryLenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4MacBook Pro 15” (2018)
Size
  • 4-cell smart lithium-ion
  • Battery Capacity: 51 Wh
83.6 Wh lithium‑polymer battery
Battery Life
  • Up to 18.3 hours
* Tested with MobileMark 2014
  • Up to 10 hours wireless web
  • Up to 10 hours Apple TV app movie playback
  • Up to 30 days of standby time
Power Supply65 W USB (Type-C) power adapter
Supports Rapid Charge.
87W USB‑C Power Adapter
SoftwareLenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4MacBook Pro 15” (2018)
OS
  • Windows 10 Home 64-bit
  • Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
Shipped with macOS Catalina
Built-in Apps
PhotosiMovieGarageBandPagesNumbersKeynoteSiriSafariMailFaceTimeMessagesMapsNewsStocksHomeVoice MemosNotesCalendarContactsRemindersPhoto BoothPreviewMusicPodcastsTVBooksApp StoreTime MachineFind MyQuickTime Player
Camera & AudioLenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4MacBook Pro 15” (2018)
Camera
  • Front-facing camera
    720p (1280 x 720 HD) camera.
  • IR & 720p HD Camera with microphone
720p FaceTime HD camera
Audio
  • Dolby Atmos™ Speaker System
  • 4 x 360-degree far-field microphones
  • Stereo speakers with high dynamic range
  • Three microphones
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
MiscLenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4MacBook Pro 15” (2018)
Inking
  • Supports ThinkPad Pen Pro (included)
Sensors
  • Windows Hello compliant Match-on-Chip fingerprint reader on the palm rest
  • Optional IR Camera
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Touch ID sensor
Security
  • Fast Identity Online (FIDO) authentication capabilities
  • Match-on-Chip Fingerprint Reader
  • dTPM 2.0 chip
  • ThinkShutter camera cover
  • Optional: ThinkPad PrivacyGuard
  • Optional: ThinkPad PrivacyAlert (required IR Camera)
  • Optional IR Camera
  • Kensington lock slot
  • Touch ID sensor
  • Apple T2 Chip
In the box
  • 15‑inch MacBook Pro
  • 87W USB‑C Power Adapter
  • USB-C Charge Cable (2 m)
WarrantyYour MacBook Pro comes with 90 days of complimentary technical support and a one‑year limited warranty. Purchase AppleCare+ for Mac to extend your coverage to three years from your AppleCare+ purchase date and add up to two incidents of accidental damage coverage, each subject to a service fee of $99 for screen damage or external enclosure damage, or $299 for other repairable damage, plus applicable tax.
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Video Support
Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display at millions of colors and:
  • Up to two displays with 5120-by-2880 resolution at 60Hz at over a billion colors
  • Up to four displays with 4096-by-2304 resolution at 60Hz at over a billion colors
Thunderbolt 3 digital video output
  • Native DisplayPort output over USB‑C
  • VGA, HDMI, DVI, and Thunderbolt 2 output supported using adapters (sold separately)
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 Price
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 14" FHD 1080p IPS Multi-Touch 2-in-1 Business Laptop with Pen (Intel Quad-Core i7-8665U, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD) Thunderbolt 3, Windows 10 Pro, IST Computers HDMI Cable
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4 14" FHD 1080p IPS Multi-Touch 2-in-1 Business Laptop with Pen (Intel Quad-Core i7-8665U, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD) Thunderbolt 3, Windows 10 Pro, IST Computers HDMI Cable
By Lenovo
$1,749.99
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 5, 14” Full HD Laptop, Intel Core i7 -10510U, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Windows 10 Pro
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 5, 14” Full HD Laptop, Intel Core i7 -10510U, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Windows 10 Pro
By Lenovo
$1,319.99
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 4th Gen 20QF000KUS 14" Touchscreen 2 in 1 Ultrabook - 2560 X 1440 - Core i7 i7-8665U - 16 GB RAM - 512 GB SSD - Gray - Windows 10 Pro 64-bit - Intel UHD Graphics 620 - in-
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 4th Gen 20QF000KUS 14" Touchscreen 2 in 1 Ultrabook - 2560 X 1440 - Core i7 i7-8665U - 16 GB RAM - 512 GB SSD - Gray - Windows 10 Pro 64-bit - Intel UHD Graphics 620 - in-
By Lenovo
$1,969.00
MacBook Pro 15” (2018) Price
Apple 15in MacBook Pro, Retina, Touch Bar, 2.9GHz Intel Core i7 Quad Core, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Space Gray, MPTT2LL/A (Renewed)
Apple 15in MacBook Pro, Retina, Touch Bar, 2.9GHz Intel Core i7 Quad Core, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, Space Gray, MPTT2LL/A (Renewed)
By Apple
$1,118.66
Apple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.5GHz Retina (MGXC2LL/A), 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro 15in Core i7 2.5GHz Retina (MGXC2LL/A), 16GB Memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (Renewed)
By Apple
$819.99
Apple MacBook Pro MLH42LL/A 15-inch Laptop with Touch Bar, 2.7GHz quad-core Intel Core i7, 512GB, Retina Display, Space Gray (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Renewed)
Apple MacBook Pro MLH42LL/A 15-inch Laptop with Touch Bar, 2.7GHz quad-core Intel Core i7, 512GB, Retina Display, Space Gray (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Renewed)
By Apple
$1,066.76

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