Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6 Specifications

Here's what you need to know about Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6

Key FeaturesLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6
At Glance
Released in
2018
16:9 WQHD
14”
1440p 60Hz
Weight
2.49 lb
1.13 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-8650U
4C/8T, 1.90 → 4.20 GHz
Geekbench 5
937
Single Core
Geekbench 5
3,116
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® UHD Graphics 620
24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
Configurable up to
16GB
2133 MHz LPDDR3
AvailabilityLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6
Released2018
Stores
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6 Price
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (6th Gen) - Windows 10 Pro - Intel Quad Core i7-8650U, 256GB NVMe-PCIe SSD, 16GB RAM, 14 FHD IPS (1920x1080) Display, Fingerprint Reader, Black (Renewed)
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (6th Gen) - Windows 10 Pro - Intel Quad Core i7-8650U, 256GB NVMe-PCIe SSD, 16GB RAM, 14 FHD IPS (1920x1080) Display, Fingerprint Reader, Black (Renewed)
By Lenovo
$475.00
Was: $515.00
Lenovo USA ThinkPad Ultra Docking Station (P/N; 40AJ0135US ) For P52s, L580, L480, T580, P580p, T480s, T480, X1 Carbon Gen 6, X280 (Renewed)
Lenovo USA ThinkPad Ultra Docking Station (P/N; 40AJ0135US ) For P52s, L580, L480, T580, P580p, T480s, T480, X1 Carbon Gen 6, X280 (Renewed)
By Lenovo USA
$74.99
Was: $88.00
Latest Gen 8 Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" FHD Ultrabook (400 nits) with 10th Gen Intel i7-10510U Processor up to 4.90 GHz, 1 TB PCIe SSD, 16GB RAM, and Windows 10 Pro
Latest Gen 8 Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" FHD Ultrabook (400 nits) with 10th Gen Intel i7-10510U Processor up to 4.90 GHz, 1 TB PCIe SSD, 16GB RAM, and Windows 10 Pro
By Lenovo
$1,479.00
Was: $1,720.00
Lenovo USA ThinkPad Pro Docking Station (P/N; 40AH0135US) Used In Specific Models Only; P52s, L580, L480, T580, P580p,T480s,T480, X1 Carbon Gen 6, X280 (Renewed)
Lenovo USA ThinkPad Pro Docking Station (P/N; 40AH0135US) Used In Specific Models Only; P52s, L580, L480, T580, P580p,T480s,T480, X1 Carbon Gen 6, X280 (Renewed)
By Lenovo USA
$74.99
Was: $114.97
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 5th Gen i7-7600U 2.80Ghz 16GB RAM 512GB SSD Win 10 Pro Webcam (Renewed)
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 5th Gen i7-7600U 2.80Ghz 16GB RAM 512GB SSD Win 10 Pro Webcam (Renewed)
By Lenovo
$529.00
Was: $558.95
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 7th Gen - 20QD000BUS: 14-Inch FHD (1920x1080) IPS Screen, 8GB RAM, 256GB Nvme SSD, Win 10 Pro, I5-8265U, Black
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 7th Gen - 20QD000BUS: 14-Inch FHD (1920x1080) IPS Screen, 8GB RAM, 256GB Nvme SSD, Win 10 Pro, I5-8265U, Black
By Lenovo
$1,169.00
Was: $1,299.99
ExteriorLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6
Dimensions12.73” x 8.54” x 0.62” (323.5 x 217.1 x 15.95 mm)
Width: 12.73” (323.5 mm)
Depth: 8.54” (217.1 mm)
Height: 0.62” (15.95 mm)
WeightStarting at 2.49 lbs (1.13 kg)
Colors
BlackBlack with color coded hinges
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Spill-resistant, Backlit with white LED lighting keyboard.
  • Trackpad + TrackPoint® pointing device.
DisplayLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6
Size14 Inches
Info
  • 14” FHD
    1920 x 1080, IPS, 60Hz, anti-glare, 300 nits, multi-touch.
  • 14” WQHD
    2560 x 1440, IPS, 60Hz, anti-glare, 300 nits, multi-touch.
  • 14” HDR WQHD
    2560 x 1440, IPS, 60Hz, glossy, Dolby Vision™ HDR, 500 nits, multi-touch.
PortsLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6
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 MicroSD card reader
  • 1 x WWAN slot (Fibocom L850-GL 4G LTE-A cat 9) (optional)
  • 1 x Power button
  • 1 x Kensington lock slot
Internal SpecsLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6
Processor
  1. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8250U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.60 → 3.40 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  2. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8350U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.70 → 3.60 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 15W
  3. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 1.90 → 4.20 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 15W
Geekbench 5 Single Core
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 61
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8250U77182.28%
2
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8350U86292.00%
3
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U937100.00%
0937
Geekbench 5 Multi-Core
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 61
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8250U1,97163.25%
2
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8350U2,98295.70%
3
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U3,116100.00%
03,116
Integrated Graphics
  1. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8250U
    Intel® UHD Graphics 620
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
  2. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8350U
    Intel® UHD Graphics 620
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1100 MHz
  3. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8650U
    Intel® UHD Graphics 620
    24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz
Memory
  • 8GB 16GB
    2133 MHz Dual-channel LPDDR3 SRAM.
Storage
  • 256 GB 512 GB 1 TB
    M.2 2280 PCIe NVMe (Replaceable).
ConnectivityLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6
Wi-Fi
  • Intel® Dual-Band Wireless-AC(2x2) 8265
    Up to 867 Mbps, Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac.
Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth 4.1
More
  • WWAN: Fibocom L850-GL 4G LTE-A cat 9
BatteryLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6
Size
  • 3-cell smart lithium-ion
  • Battery Capacity: 57 Wh
Battery Life
  • Up to 15 hours
* Tested with MobileMark 2014
Power Supply65 W USB (Type-C) power adapter
Supports Rapid Charge.
SoftwareLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6
OS
  • Windows 10 Home 64-bit
Built-in Apps
  • Lenovo Vantage
Camera & AudioLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6
Camera
  • Front-facing camera
    720p (1280 x 720 HD) camera.
  • IR Facial Authentication (optional)
Audio
  • Dolby Audio™ Premium
  • Dolby Atmos® for headphones
  • Noise-cancelling dual-array far-field microphones
MiscLenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6
Sensors
  • Windows Hello compliant fingerprint reader on the palm rest
  • Optional IR Camera
  • Ambient light sensor
Security
  • Fast Identity Online (FIDO) authentication capabilities
  • Match-on-Chip Fingerprint Reader
  • dTPM 2.0 chip
  • ThinkShutter camera cover
  • Optional IR Camera
  • Kensington lock slot

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6: Quick Look

Here is our quick look at Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6

Lenovo has revealed the ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6, a 14-inch machine, in 2018. It is powered by up to a quad-core Intel Core i7-8650U with a boost clock speed up to 4.20 GHz. The laptop has an integrated graphics option up to Intel® UHD Graphics 620 (24 Execution Units, 300 → 1150 MHz). For display option, it has a 14 inch display with the following key specifications:

  • 14” FHD
    1920 x 1080, IPS, 60Hz, anti-glare, 300 nits, multi-touch.
  • 14” WQHD
    2560 x 1440, IPS, 60Hz, anti-glare, 300 nits, multi-touch.
  • 14” HDR WQHD
    2560 x 1440, IPS, 60Hz, glossy, Dolby Vision™ HDR, 500 nits, multi-touch.

Moreover, Lenovo claims that the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6 supports up to 16GB of 2133 MHz LPDDR3 memory. Unfortunately, it has an onboard memory module that is not upgradable by the users. Furthermore, It comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that users can replace and upgrade in the future.

Additionally, the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 6 measures 12.73” x 8.54” x 0.62” (323.34 x 216.92 x 15.75 mm) and weight at 2.49 lbs. (1.13 kg). The laptop features the following 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 MicroSD card reader
  • 1 x WWAN slot (Fibocom L850-GL 4G LTE-A cat 9) (optional)
  • 1 x Power button
  • 1 x Kensington lock slot