Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold specs, features, and analysis

Here's what you need to know about 2020 Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold

Availability

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
Released2020
Release Date
  • Unveiled at CES 2020
  • Announced on September 29, 2020.
  • Available for order on September 29, 2020.
PricingStarting at $2,499.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold Price
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Exterior

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
Dimensions
  • Folded: 6.23" x 9.29" x 1.09" (27.8mm x 158.2mm x 236mm)
  • Unfolded: 11.79” x 9.29” x 0.45” (11.5mm x 299.4mm x 236mm)
WeightStarting at 2.2 lbs (0.99 kg)
ColorsAuthentic black leather folio cover
Keyboard and TrackpadOptional Lenovo Fold Mini Keyboard
Bluetooth and wirelessly charged.

Display

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
Size13.3 Inches
Info
  • 13.3” Touch 2K (2048 x 1536)
    Flexible QXGA OLED, 4:3, 300nit, DCI-P3 95% Touch with Dolby® Vision™.

Ports

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
Ports
  • 2 x USB-C 3.2 Gen 2
    Supports data transfer up to 10Gbps. 1 port can be used as DisplayPort. (1 can be used as DP).
  • Optional nano-SIM slot

Internal Specs

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
Processor
  1. Intel® Core™ i5-L16G7 with Intel® Hybrid Technology
    5 cores, 5 threads, 1.40 → 3.00 GHz, 4MB Cache, 7W

Geekbench 5 Single Core

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold1
Intel® Core™ i5-L16G7 with Intel® Hybrid Technology773100.00%
0773

Geekbench 5 Multi-Core

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold1
Intel® Core™ i5-L16G7 with Intel® Hybrid Technology1,703100.00%
01,703
Integrated Graphics
  1. Intel® Core™ i5-L16G7 with Intel® Hybrid Technology
    Intel® UHD Graphics for 10th Gen Intel® Processors
    64 Execution Units, 200 → 500 MHz
Memory
  • 8GB
    4267 MHz Dual-channel LPDDR4x SRAM.
StorageUp to 1TB PCIe SSD

Connectivity

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
Wi-Fi
  • Intel® Wi-Fi 6™ 802.11AX (2 x 2)
    Dual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHz, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax.
Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth 5.1
MoreOptional WWAN: Integrated Global Mobile Broadband CAT20 (5G/LTE).

Battery

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
Size50 Wh
Battery Life
  • Up to 8.5 hours
    Tested with MobileMark 2014.
  • Up to 10.4 hours
    Video Playback.
Power SupplyPremium Slim 65 W USB (Type-C) power adapter
Supports Rapid Charge.

Software

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
OS
  • Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
  • Windows 10 Home 64-bit
Built-in Apps
  • Lenovo Vantage

Camera & Audio

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
Camera
  • Front-facing camera
    5MP camera.
  • Infrared (IR) Camera for Windows Hello
Audio
  • Dolby Atmos™ Speaker System
  • 4 x 360-degree Microphones

Misc

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
Sensors
  • IR Camera
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Proximity sensor
Security
  • Discrete Trusted Platform Module (dTPM) 2.0
  • IR camera
In the box
  • ThinkPad X1 Fold
  • Premium Slim USB-C 65W AC adapter
  • 50Wh Internal battery
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Lenovo Mod Pen (Optional / Select models)
  • Lenovo Mini Bluetooth Keyboard (Optional / Select models)
Warranty1-year Depot or Carry-in

Key Features

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
At Glance
Released in
2020
4:3 2K
13.3”
1536p 60Hz
Weight
2.2 lb
1.00 kg
Powered By
Intel Core i5-L16G7
5C/5T, 1.40 → 3.00 GHz
Geekbench 5
773
Single Core
Geekbench 5
1,703
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® UHD Graphics for 10th Gen Intel® Processors
64 Execution Units, 200 → 500 MHz
8GB
4267 MHz LPDDR4X

Photos

Our analysis and reviews

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What we like

Reasons to like about Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold.

Supports Windows 11

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold exceed all minimum system requirements for Windows 11.

RequirementsLenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
Secure BootYes
TPM 2.0 TPM 2.0
ProcessorIntel Core i5-L16G7
4GB RAM8GB
64GB Drive1TB
2 Cores CPU5 cores
Great battery life of up to 10.4-hours

According to Lenovo, the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold lasts up to 10.4 hours of battery life.

  • Up to 8.5 hours
    Tested with MobileMark 2014.
  • Up to 10.4 hours
    Video Playback.

What we don't like

Reasons not to like about Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold.

Non-upgradable memory

The memory on Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold is soldered to the motherboard, and there is no additional RAM slot for expansion. Since you can't change or add more RAM after you buy, you want to make sure you pick the configuration with the right amount of memory at the initial purchase. Learn more

MemoryLenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold
Slots0 - Onboard
TypeLPDDR4X
Speed4267 MHz

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