Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business vs. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7

Here is a side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business and Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7 specs including CPU, RAM, storage, battery, display, and more.

Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business image

Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7 image

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7

Key FeaturesSamsung Galaxy Book2 BusinessLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7
At Glance
Released in Early
2022
16:9 FHD
14”
1080p 60Hz
Weight
3.32 lb
1.51 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-1255U
10C/12T, 1.70 → 4.70 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,754
Single Core
Geekbench 5
6,415
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
96 Execution Units, → 1250 MHz
Upgradable up to
64GB
Memory
Up to Nvidia GeForce
MX570
4GB GDDR6
Released in
2019
16:9 4K UHD
14”
2160p 60Hz
Weight
2.40 lb
1.09 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-10710U
6C/12T, 1.10 → 4.70 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,051
Single Core
Geekbench 5
4,786
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® UHD Graphics
24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
Configurable up to
16GB
2133 MHz LPDDR3
AvailabilitySamsung Galaxy Book2 BusinessLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7
Released20222019
Release Info
  • Announced at MWC 2022
  • Announced on February 28, 2022
  • Available starting April 2022.
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Applicable Models
  • Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business
  • Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business (2022)
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Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business Price
Ultra Portable Ultra Thin 2 in 1 Design Business Samsung Galaxy Book2 360 13.3" AMOLED Touch Laptop Intel 12th Gen Core i7 1255U Evo Platform Fingerprint Graphite w/HDMI Cable (16GB RAM | 512GB SSD)
Ultra Portable Ultra Thin 2 in 1 Design Business Samsung Galaxy Book2 360 13.3" AMOLED Touch Laptop Intel 12th Gen Core i7 1255U Evo Platform Fingerprint Graphite w/HDMI Cable (16GB RAM | 512GB SSD)
By SAMSUNG
$889.99
Samsung NP641BEF-KA2US Galaxy Book2 Business, 14", Intel® Core™ i7vP, 512GB Notebook
Samsung NP641BEF-KA2US Galaxy Book2 Business, 14", Intel® Core™ i7vP, 512GB Notebook
By SAMSUNG
$2,391.25
Samsung NP641BEF-KA3US Galaxy Book2 Business, 14", Intel® Core™ i7vP, 1TB Notebook
Samsung NP641BEF-KA3US Galaxy Book2 Business, 14", Intel® Core™ i7vP, 1TB Notebook
By SAMSUNG
$2,781.68
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7 Price
Latest_Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7 14" FHD IPS Anti-Glare 400 nits Display, 10th Generation Intel Core i5-10210U Processor, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Fingerprint Reader, Backlit Keyboard, Window 10 Pro
Latest_Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7 14" FHD IPS Anti-Glare 400 nits Display, 10th Generation Intel Core i5-10210U Processor, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Fingerprint Reader, Backlit Keyboard, Window 10 Pro
By Lenovo
$1,185.52
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon (6th Gen) 14in FHD (1920x1080) Ultrabook - Intel Core i7-8550U Processor, 16GB RAM, 256GB PCIe SSD, Windows 10 PRO (Renewed)
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon (6th Gen) 14in FHD (1920x1080) Ultrabook - Intel Core i7-8550U Processor, 16GB RAM, 256GB PCIe SSD, Windows 10 PRO (Renewed)
By Lenovo
$590.00
Was: $667.00
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon 14 Inch FHD 1080P Laptop, 8th Gen Intel 4-Core i7-8550U up to 4.0GHz, Intel UHD 620, 16GB DDR4 RAM, 512GB SSD, Backlit Keyboard, FP Reader, Windows 10 (Renewed)
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon 14 Inch FHD 1080P Laptop, 8th Gen Intel 4-Core i7-8550U up to 4.0GHz, Intel UHD 620, 16GB DDR4 RAM, 512GB SSD, Backlit Keyboard, FP Reader, Windows 10 (Renewed)
By Lenovo
$540.00
Was: $630.98
ExteriorSamsung Galaxy Book2 BusinessLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7
Size Comparison
Samsung Galaxy Book2 BusinessLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7
Dimensions12.85" x 8.41" x 0.78" (326.4 x 213.8 x 19.92 mm)12.71” x 8.54” x 0.58” (323 x 217 x 14.95 mm)
Width: 12.71” (323 mm)
Depth: 8.54” (217 mm)
Height: 0.58” (14.95 mm)
Weight3.32 lbs (1.51 kg)Starting at 2.40 lbs (1.08 kg)
Colors
Graphite
Black
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Full size, backlit island type keyboard
    Built-in fingerprint sensor on Power key.
  • Precise Touchpad
    Microsoft Precision Touchpad support.
  • Spill-resistant, Backlit with white LED lighting keyboard.
  • Trackpad + TrackPoint® pointing device.
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Book2 BusinessLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7
Size14 Inches14 Inches
Info
  • Screen size: 14.0-inch
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Pixel Density: 157 PPI
  • Anti-Glare
  • 14” UHD (3840 x 2160)
    IPS, glossy, Dolby Vision™ HDR 400, 500 nits.
  • 14” WQHD (2560 x 1440)
    IPS, anti-glare, 300 nits.
  • 14” FHD (1920 x 1080)
    IPS, low power, anti-glare, 400 nits.
  • 14” FHD (1920 x 1080)
    IPS, PrivacyGuard, anti-glare, 400 nits.
  • 14” FHD (1920 x 1080)
    IPS, anti-glare, touchscreen, 300 nits.
PortsSamsung Galaxy Book2 BusinessLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7
Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business Ports
Left
  • 1 x Thunderbolt 4
    USB 4 (40Gbps), DisplayPort, Power Delivery.
  • 1 x USB-C
  • 1 x HDMI 2.0
  • 1 x RJ45 
    Gigabit Ethernet
  • 1 x Headphone/Mic 
    3.5mm jack.
Right
  • 2 x USB-A
  • 1 x MicroSD card reader.
  • 1 x MicroSIM card slot.
  • 1 x Kensington lock slot.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7 Ports
  • 2 x Thunderbolt™ 3
    Supports Power Delivery & DisplayPort.
  • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1
    Full-size USB-A ports 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
  • 1 x Power button
  • 1 x Kensington lock slot
Internal SpecsSamsung Galaxy Book2 BusinessLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7
Processor
  1. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1235U
    10 cores, 12 threads, 1.30 → 4.40 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 15W
  2. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1255U
    10 cores, 12 threads, 1.70 → 4.70 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 15W
  1. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8265U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.60 → 3.90 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  2. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8365U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.60 → 4.10 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  3. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8565U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.80 → 4.60 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
  4. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8665U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.90 → 4.80 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
  5. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10210U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.60 → 4.20 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  6. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10510U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.80 → 4.90 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
  7. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10710U
    6 cores, 12 threads, 1.10 → 4.70 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 15W
Geekbench 5 Single Core
Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business1
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1235U1,51086.09%
2
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1255U1,754100.00%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 71
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8265U64536.77%
2
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8365U63836.37%
3
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8565U80445.84%
4
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8665U76543.61%
5
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10210U94453.82%
6
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10510U95754.56%
7
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10710U1,05159.92%
01,754
Geekbench 5 Multi Core
Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business1
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1235U5,71589.09%
2
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1255U6,415100.00%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 71
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8265U2,13233.23%
2
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8365U2,41937.71%
3
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8565U2,32736.27%
4
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8665U2,42537.80%
5
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10210U2,93345.72%
6
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10510U2,94245.86%
7
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10710U4,78674.61%
06,415
Integrated Graphics
  1. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1235U
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    80 Execution Units, → 1200 MHz
  2. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1255U
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    96 Execution Units, → 1250 MHz
  1. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8265U
    Intel® UHD Graphics 620
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
  2. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8365U
    Intel® UHD Graphics 620
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
  3. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8565U
    Intel® UHD Graphics 620
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
  4. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8665U
    Intel® UHD Graphics 620
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
  5. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10210U
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
  6. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10510U
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
  7. 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10710U
    Intel® UHD Graphics
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
Memory
8GB 16GB 32GB 64GB
2 x SODIMM slots.
  • 8GB 16GB
    2133 MHz Dual-channel LPDDR3 SRAM.
Discrete GraphicsOptional NVIDIA® GeForce® MX570 A - 4GB GDDR6-
Storage
256GB 512GB 1TB
NVMe SSD
  • 256 GB 512 GB 1 TB
    M.2 2280 PCIe NVMe (Replaceable).
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy Book2 BusinessLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7
Wi-FiWi-Fi 6 (802.11 ax 2X2)
  • Intel Wireless-AC 9560 2x2 AC
    Up to 867 Mbps, Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac.
BluetoothBluetooth® v5.1
  • Bluetooth 5.0
EthernetGigabit Ethernet controller.
10/100/1000 Mbps.
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More4G LTE
LTE is exclusively available in Europe; the connection may require a separate data plan subscription. Detailed terms and conditions will vary by market and carrier. Actual speed may vary depending on the market, carrier, and user environment.
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BatterySamsung Galaxy Book2 BusinessLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7
Size51.5 Wh
  • 4-cell smart lithium-ion
  • Battery Capacity: 51 Wh
Battery Life-
  • Up to 18.3 hours
* Tested with MobileMark 2014
Power Supply65W USB-C Power Adapter65 W USB (Type-C) power adapter
Supports Rapid Charge.
SoftwareSamsung Galaxy Book2 BusinessLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7
OSWindows 11 Pro
  • Windows 10 Home 64-bit
Built-in Apps
  • Link Sharing
  • Live Message
  • Live Wallpaper
  • McAfee Live Safe (60 days trial)
  • Samsung Gallery
  • Quick Search
  • Samsung DeX
  • Samsung Flow
  • Samsung Notes
  • Samsung Recovery
  • Samsung Settings
  • Studio Plus
  • Samsung Update
  • teamPL
  • Lenovo Vantage
Camera & AudioSamsung Galaxy Book2 BusinessLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7
Camera
  • FHD 1080p front-facing camera
  • IR Camera for facial authentication
  • Front-facing camera
    720p (1280 x 720 HD) camera.
  • IR & 720p HD Camera with microphone
Audio
  • Stereo Speakers with Dolby Atmos®.
  • Dual Array Mic
  • Dolby Atmos™ Speaker System
  • 4 x 360-degree far-field microphones
MiscSamsung Galaxy Book2 BusinessLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7
Sensors
  • The fingerprint sensor on the power key.
  • Infrared camera sensor.
  • Windows Hello compliant fingerprint reader on the palm rest
  • Optional IR Camera
  • Ambient light sensor
Security
  • TPM.
  • Fingerprint Reader.
  • Windows Hello Facial Recognition.
  • Security Lock slot.
  • Fast Identity Online (FIDO) authentication capabilities
  • Match-on-Chip Fingerprint Reader
  • dTPM 2.0 chip
  • ThinkShutter camera cover
  • Optional: ThinkPad PrivacyGuard
  • Optional: ThinkPad PrivacyAlert*
  • Optional IR Camera
  • Kensington lock slot
In the box
  • Galaxy Book2 Business.
  • USB-C Data Cable.
  • Travel Adapter.
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Warranty1-year limited warranty.-

Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business vs. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7: Comparison Review

Here is our comparison review between Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business and Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7.

Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business vs. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7

Samsung has released the Galaxy Book2 Business, a 14-inch machine, in early-2022. It is powered by up to 10-core Intel Core i7-1255U with a boost clock speed up to 4.70 GHz. The laptop has a dedicated GPU option up to Nvidia GeForce MX570 with 4GB GDDR6.

On the other hand, we have the 14-inch ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7 was introduced by Lenovo about three years earlier in 2019. It comes with up to a hexa-core Intel Core i7-10710U with a boost clock speed up to 4.70 GHz. It has an integrated graphics option up to Intel® UHD Graphics (24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz).

Both Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business and Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7 have the same 14-inch display size. In addition, the Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business weighs 3.32 lbs. about 38% heavier than the 2.40 lbs. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7. Moreover, measured at 12.85” x 8.41” x 0.78”, the Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business is much bulkier than the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7 at 12.71” x 8.54” x 0.58”.

Moving over to upgradability, Samsung claims that the Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business supports up to 64GB memory that you can upgrade with two memory module slots on the motherboard.

For Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7, it supports up to 16GB 2133 MHz LPDDR3 memory. Unlike Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business, it has an onboard memory module that is not upgradable by the users. Luckily, it has a single removable M.2 SSD slot that users can replace or upgrade when needed.

Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business image

Samsung Galaxy Book2 Business: Key Features

To keep up with today’s businesses, Galaxy Book2 Business offers the security solutions and connected power of the Samsung Galaxy ecosystem. Employees can use the Samsung Account Single Sign-On feature, which simplifies the authentication process by requiring credentials to be entered only once. Samsung’s new blockchain-based Private Share also gives enterprise customers the safest platform for encrypting and sharing confidential information. Employees can authorize access and set expiration dates for every file they send, so proprietary and privileged information stays classified. And should an employee misplace their Galaxy Book2 Business PC at any point, they can use Samsung’s SmartThings Find to search for their Galaxy devices and pinpoint the location of each one.

As part of the Galaxy ecosystem, Galaxy Book2 Business can sync with smartphone apps through Link to Windows to send texts and take calls using both devices. The crossover app continuity also enables users to select recently used phone apps and open them up on their Galaxy Book2 Business PC, so they can pick up right where they left off. Samsung has also updated its Quick Share feature and merged it with Link Sharing, so users can instantly and easily share work with others from anywhere.

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