Two months ago, IBM has officially announced Lenovo ThinkPad X230 ultraportable business rugged notebook and now this machine has appear on Lenovo shop. Today, we will take a look at Intel Core i3-2370M ThinkPad X230 model that offers strong performance, solid security, great battery life and has starting price at $721.65 (after discount) with 1 Year Depot/Express Warranty.
Physically, Lenovo ThinkPad X230 is look like its predecessors, the Lenovo ThinkPad X220 with “cooler and quieter thermal design”, soft-touch lid and square-angled chassis and combined with durable magnesium alloy and plastic construction make the machine is perfect for business travel. The Lenovo’s new “Precision Keyboard” with LED backlighting provides smoother, accurate and fast data entry and UltraNav™ with TrackPoint® and buttonless multi-touchpad.
As the business machine, Lenovo X230 comes with impressive specs and features. Under the hood, this machines offers 3rd generations of Intel Core i3-2370m processor features 3M Cache and has 2.40 GHz clock frequency, 4 GB PC3-12800 DDR3 (expandable up to 16 GB PC3-12800 DDR3 (2 DIMM)) for multitasking power, large sttorage capacity with 320GB Hard Disk Drive that offers fast speed at 7200 rotate per minutes and working on Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit as the operating system provides more than enough power and performance to handle daily office tasks and light multimedia tasks.
Lenovo ThinkPad X230 sports Intel HD 3000 graphics as graphics accelerator and 12.5 inch High Definition LED Backlit Display with 300 NIT IPS technology provides greater screen brightness, more contrast, vivid colors and wider viewing angles than other competitors. It also built in a 720p HD webcam located on the top of display with face-tracking and integrated dual array HD microphones offers clear sound and high quality photos and video conversations. In term of size, this model measures 12 (L) x 8.13 (W) x 0.75-1.36 (H) inches with weighs around at 3.5 pounds with 4-cell battery (2.98 pounds without battery). For extend battery life, the company also offers 9-cell battery and an optional battery slice that promises will gives up to 24 hours of endurance on full charge.
Other specifications are equipped with stereo speakers with Dolby® Advanced Audio™ v2 offers immersive surround sound experience, memory card readers, two USB 3.0 ports, USB 2.0 port, both VGA and Mini DisplayPort outputs, Intel 82579LM Gigabit Ethernet for wire connections, Bluetooth 4.0, headset jack, security lock slot, Mobile Broadband Ready and Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2200 b/g/n for wireless internet connections. Combined with strong performance, full day battery life options and rugged design, Lenovo ThinkPad X230 with Intel Core i3-2370m is a greats machien and value for your money.