Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1 Specs

Here's what you need to know about Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1

Key FeaturesLenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1
At Glance
Released in
2018
16:9 4K UHD
15.6”
2160p 60Hz
Weight
3.76 lb
1.71 kg
Up to
Intel Core i7-8850H
6C/12T, 2.60 → 4.30 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,006
Single Core
Geekbench 5
4,497
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® UHD Graphics 630
24 Execution Units, 350 → 1150 MHz
Up to
64GB
2666 MHz DDR4
Up to NVIDIA GeForce
GTX 1050Ti
4GB GDDR5
AvailabilityLenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1
Released2018
Stores
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1 Price
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Laptop (Intel i7-9750H 6-Core, 32GB RAM, 1TB m.2 SATA SSD, GTX 1650, 15.6" Full HD (1920x1080), Fingerprint, WiFi, Bluetooth, Webcam, 2xUSB 3.0, 1xHDMI, Win 10 Pro)
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Laptop (Intel i7-9750H 6-Core, 32GB RAM, 1TB m.2 SATA SSD, GTX 1650, 15.6" Full HD (1920x1080), Fingerprint, WiFi, Bluetooth, Webcam, 2xUSB 3.0, 1xHDMI, Win 10 Pro)
By Lenovo
$1,789.00
Newest Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 3 15.6” FHD IPS Display Business Laptop, Intel Hexa Core i7-10750H, 32GB RAM 1TB SSD, GeForce GTX 1650 Ti, Fingerprint, Windows 10 Pro | 32GB Tela USB Card
Newest Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 3 15.6” FHD IPS Display Business Laptop, Intel Hexa Core i7-10750H, 32GB RAM 1TB SSD, GeForce GTX 1650 Ti, Fingerprint, Windows 10 Pro | 32GB Tela USB Card
By Lenovo
$1,700.00
Was: $1,849.00
Lenovo 2022 ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 3 15.6" FHD (Intel 6-Core i7-10750H, 32GB RAM, 1TB PCIe SSD, GTX 1650 Ti) Mobile Workstation Laptop, 2 x Thunderbolt 3, Backlit, Fingerprint, IST HDMI, Win 10 Pro
Lenovo 2022 ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 3 15.6" FHD (Intel 6-Core i7-10750H, 32GB RAM, 1TB PCIe SSD, GTX 1650 Ti) Mobile Workstation Laptop, 2 x Thunderbolt 3, Backlit, Fingerprint, IST HDMI, Win 10 Pro
By Lenovo
$1,749.99
Was: $1,848.00
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 4 Intel i7-11850H, 16" WQXGA (2560 x 1600) IPS 400nits, 32GB RAM, 1TB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti, Backlit KYB, Fingerprint Reader, Windows Pro
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 4 Intel i7-11850H, 16" WQXGA (2560 x 1600) IPS 400nits, 32GB RAM, 1TB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti, Backlit KYB, Fingerprint Reader, Windows Pro
By Lenovo
$1,959.26
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 4 Intel i7-11850H, 16" WQUXGA (3840x2400) IPS 600nits, 64GB RAM, 1TB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070, Backlit KYB, Fingerprint Reader, Win10Pro
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 4 Intel i7-11850H, 16" WQUXGA (3840x2400) IPS 600nits, 64GB RAM, 1TB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070, Backlit KYB, Fingerprint Reader, Win10Pro
By Lenovo
$2,729.99
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Business Notebook: Intel 8th Gen i7-8750H (up to 4.1 GHz), NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050, 32GB RAM, 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD, 15.6" FHD IPS Display, Windows 10 Pro Professional
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Business Notebook: Intel 8th Gen i7-8750H (up to 4.1 GHz), NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050, 32GB RAM, 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD, 15.6" FHD IPS Display, Windows 10 Pro Professional
By Lenovo
$1,764.34
ExteriorLenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1
Dimensions
  • FHD non-touch: 14.24” x 9.67” x .72” / 361.8 x 245.7 x 18.4 (mm)
  • 4K UHD touchscreen: 14.24” x 9.67” x .74” / 361.8 x 245.7 x 18.7 (mm)
Weight
  • FHD non-touch: 3.76 lbs (1.7 kg)
  • 4K UHD touchscreen: 4.06 lbs (1.8 kg)
Colors
Black
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Spill-resistant, Backlit with white LED lighting keyboard
  • Trackpad + TrackPoint® pointing device
  • Multitouch glass touchpad
DisplayLenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1
Size15.6 Inches
Info
  • 15.6” FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS, anti-glare, 300nits, 72% color gamut.
  • 15.6” 4K UHD HDR (3840 x 2160) IPS multi-touch, anti-reflective, anti-smudge, 400 nits, 100% Adobe 8+2 color depth with Dolby Vision™.
PortsLenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1
Ports
  • 2 x Thunderbolt™ 3
    Supports DisplayPort and data transfer.
  • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1
    Full-size USB-A ports (1 port always on).
  • 1 x HDMI 2.0
  • 1 x Headphone / mic combo
  • 1 x 4-in-1 SD card reader
  • 1 x Network extension
  • 1 x AC power in
  • 1 x Kensington slot
Internal SpecsLenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1
Processor
  1. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8400H
    4 cores, 8 threads, 2.50 → 4.20 GHz, 8MB SmartCache, 45W
  2. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8750H
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.20 → 4.10 GHz, 9MB SmartCache, 45W
  3. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8850H
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.60 → 4.30 GHz, 9MB SmartCache, 45W
Geekbench 5 Single Core
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 11
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8400H96595.92%
2
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8750H97596.92%
3
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8850H1,006100.00%
01,006
Geekbench 5 Multi-Core
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 11
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8400H3,47077.16%
2
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8750H4,47099.40%
3
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8850H4,497100.00%
04,497
Integrated Graphics
  1. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8400H
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1100 MHz
  2. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8750H
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1100 MHz
  3. 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8850H
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1150 MHz
Memory
  • 8GB 16GB 32GB 64GB
    2666 MHz Dual-channel DDR4 RAM.
Discrete Graphics
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050Ti with Max-Q (Optional)
    Pascal Architecture, 4GB GDDR5 128-bit, 1291 → 1418 MHz, 768 CUDA Cores.
Storage
  • 256 GB 512 GB 1 TB
    M.2 2280 PCIe NVMe (Replaceable).
  • Up to 2 SSDs (2 x M.2 2280 PCIe TLC & SATA) up to 2TB max
ConnectivityLenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1
Wi-Fi
  • Intel® Dual Band 9560 Wireless AC (2 x 2)
    Up to 867 Mbps, Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac.
Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth 5.0
BatteryLenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1
Size
  • 4-cell smart lithium-ion
  • Battery Capacity: 80 Wh
Battery Life
  • Up to 15 hours
* Tested with MobileMark 2014
Power Supply
  • 135 W USB (Type-C) power adapter
    Supports Rapid Charge.
SoftwareLenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1
OS
  • Windows 10 Home 64-bit
  • Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
Camera & AudioLenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1
Camera
  • Front-facing camera
    720p HD with ThinkShutter privacy cover.
Audio
  • Dolby Audio™ Premium
  • Dolby Atmos® for headset
  • Noise-cancelling dual-array far-field microphones
MiscLenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1
Sensors
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Fingerprint Reader
  • Infrared (IR) Camera (optional; required for use with Windows Hello & doesn’t include ThinkShutter)
Security
  • Fast Online Identity (FIDO) authentication capabilities
  • dTPM 2.0
  • Match-on-Chip touch fingerprint reader
  • Windows Hello with facial recognition software (requires IR camera)
  • ThinkShutter on 720p HD Camera
  • Smart Card Reader (Optional)
  • Kensington® lock slot

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1: Quick Look

Here is our quick look at Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1

Lenovo has revealed the ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1, a 15.6-inch machine, in 2018. It is powered by up to a hexa-core Intel Core i7-8850H with a boost clock speed up to 4.30 GHz. The laptop has a dedicated GPU option up to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti with 4GB GDDR5. For display option, it has a 15.6 inch display with the following key specifications:

  • 15.6” FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS, anti-glare, 300nits, 72% color gamut.
  • 15.6” 4K UHD HDR (3840 x 2160) IPS multi-touch, anti-reflective, anti-smudge, 400 nits, 100% Adobe 8+2 color depth with Dolby Vision™.

Moreover, Lenovo claims that the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1 supports up to 64GB of 2666 MHz DDR4 memory. Furthermore, It comes with two M.2 slots that users can easily upgrade and install an additional SSD to expand the storage on the device.

Additionally, the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 1 measures 14.24” x 9.67” x 0.72” (361.70 x 245.62 x 18.29 mm) and weight at 3.76 lbs. (1.71 kg). The laptop features the following ports:

  • 2 x Thunderbolt™ 3
    Supports DisplayPort and data transfer.
  • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1
    Full-size USB-A ports (1 port always on).
  • 1 x HDMI 2.0
  • 1 x Headphone / mic combo
  • 1 x 4-in-1 SD card reader
  • 1 x Network extension
  • 1 x AC power in
  • 1 x Kensington slot

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