Lenovo has unveiled the new Thinkpad X1 Extreme – the X1 series is the first to be equipped with a separate NVIDIA graphics card.
Unveils in IFA 2018 in Berlin, the new 15-inch Lenovo laptop is designed for ‘advanced users’ and is the best performing X1 series laptop on paper.
The ThinkPad X1 Extreme, powered by the latest 8th Gen Intel Core Processor, has been described as suitable for intensive workloads such as video and photo editing; Gaming is going on along with graphics rendering, virtual and mixed reality applications.
However, while laptops’ VR capabilities are being pointed out, the Nvidia 1050 Ti GPU of the machine is at least minimum that Oculus is required to provide an acceptable display for its VR headset, while using the HTC High Speed NVIDIA card It is being recommended for its Viva Headset.
ThinkPad X1 Extreme has multi-monitor support to enable multitasking, and its rapid charging technology allows the battery to charge up to 80% of the power in one hour – on the same charge, up to 15 hours of battery life is available.
Lenovo’s latest product also comes with security features including ThinkShutter Camera Cover, Windows Hello Face Detection, and Touch Fingerprint Reader.
ThinkPad X1 Extreme will start from September to $1,859.