Today at MWC, Lenovo announced the latest ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5. It’s powered by the latest the 12th Gen Intel Core i9 H-series processors, running Windows 11 Pro, available with the NVIDIA GeForce RTX GPUs, housing up to 64GBs DDR5 memory and an optional dual Solid-State Drives (SSD) supporting up to a massive 8TBs. takes performance to a whole new level for the most demanding tasks. X1 Extreme Gen 5 also now includes Dolby Voice® with AI noise cancellation and an optional WQXGA 165Hz refresh rate display with low blue light for meticulous content creators.
The ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5 is a performance powerhouse designed to delight all users who pursue supreme power for demanding work and high-definition entertainment. The fifth generation takes all that is good in the X1 Extreme platform and produces the most powerful ThinkPad X1 ever. The Lenovo ThinkPad x1 Extreme Gen 5 will be available around June 2022 with a starting price of $2049.
New features include:
- New 165Hz refresh rate 16-inch 16:10 aspect ratio display option with low blue light technology. Other display options7 offer up to 600 nit brightness with 4K resolution, factory color calibration, Dolby Vision HDR for ultra-vivid image quality and feature low blue light technology. Touch and pen input are optional features on select panels.
- 12th Gen Intel Core H-series processors up to i9 and optional Intel vPro technology
- New High-performance mobile graphics options delivered courtesy of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti with 16GB GDDR6. Other options include NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti, RTX 3060 or RTX 3070 Ti Laptop GPUs.
- Integrated liquid metal thermal paste for both CPU and GPU and vapor chamber cooling can provide up to 10% performance boost8 through better thermal efficiency, and helps enable 110W TDP.
- X1 Extreme Gen 5 can be configured with fast DDR5 4800Mhz memory up to 64GB and two 4TB M.2 PCIe Gen 4 SSDs and a large capacity 90Wh (Watt hour) battery.
- SD Express 7.0 card reader to support the latest ultra-fast SDXC memory cards9.
- Dolby Voice with its latest noise cancelling technology is added to the Dolby powered solutions that include standard Dolby Atmos speaker system and optional Dolby Vision on select displays.
- ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5, like all ThinkPad X1 models, is ready to support Tile’s full suite of finding features, so users can locate their PC up to 14 days, even when it’s shut down.