ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen3: Lenovo introduced an Intel Core i9 laptop with an overclocking function
Lenovo has expanded its line of branded laptops with the announcement of the ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen3 series, a distinctive feature of which is high-performance hardware with the ability to overclock the processor and video card. The new products, "Packed" in a thin case, received a wide range of interfaces and configurations, including versions with NVIDIA GeForce graphics and a 4 TB solid-state drive.
The new product received a 15.6-inch display with a resolution of 1080p (IPS) or 4K (touch, OLED), depending on the modification. Thanks to the proprietary hinge, the top cover of the laptop can be tilted at an angle of up to 180 degrees for ease of operation. In the maximum configuration, the laptop is equipped with a tenth-generation Intel Core i9 processor with overclocking capability. When activating the special Ultra Performance mode, users will be able to remove the speed limit of the cooler fans to achieve maximum CPU and GPU performance at the cost of increasing the noise level.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 3 RAM is up to 64 GB, and a solid-state drive with PCI-Express connection is up to 4 TB. The device is optionally equipped with an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Max-Q graphics adapter with 4 GB of GDDR6 video memory. Built-in speakers with support for Dolby Atmos surround sound technology are responsible for audio playback.
The model's interface list includes two USB Type-A ports, a pair of USB Type-C ports (Thunderbolt 3), a full-size HDMI, and 3.5 mm audio jack, as well as Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5, and LTE modem (Cat.16) in some configurations. To unlock a laptop using Windows Hello, an infrared camera with a mechanical shutter and a fingerprint scanner are provided.
ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen3 will go on sale in July this year at a price of $1,749 depending on the configuration.