If you plan on getting a new Windows 8.1 laptop that you will easily be able to upgrade to Windows 10, then you need to check out the 14-inch Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon that’s been discounted on Microsoft’s online store.
A 14-inch Windows 8/Windows 10 laptop can have a lot of power if you know where to look. The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon laptop is currently on sale over at the Microsoft Store and can be yours with a price cut of $600. We’re talking about the i7 256GB LTE Signature Edition, which is the top one that you can buy.
The price is now $1,699.00, down from $2,299.00. If this still doesn’t seem affordable for you, have a look at the specs to see why:
- Display – 14.0 in WQHD IPS ThinkPad ColorBurst (2560 x 1440), 10-finger multi-touch support
- Processor – Intel Core i7-4600U 2.10 GHz with Turbo Boost Technology up to 3.30 GHz
- Memory – 8GB DDR3L 1600 MHz
- Hard drive size – 256GB SSD
- Operating system – Windows 8.1 Pro, 64-bit
- Audio – Dolby Home Theater v4
- Video – Intel HD Graphics 4400 with shared graphics memory
- Ports – 2 USB 3.0 (1 charge) • HDMI • Mini DisplayPort • Headphone output/Microphone input combo • Lenovo OneLink connector • Micro-Sim slot • LAN (10/100/1000) with included adapter
- Battery – 8-cell lithium-ion (up to 9 hours)
- Camera – 1.3 MP 720p HD webcam
- Wireless – 802.11ac/a/b/g/n (Miracast enabled), Bluetooth
- Dimensions – 13.03 x 8.94 x 0.55-0.79 in (330.96 x 227.07 x 13.97-20.06 mm)
- Weight – 3.09 lbs (1.40 kg)
- Other features – 4G LTE enabled • Keyboard travel: 1.5 mm • Touchpad dimensions: 100 x 70 mm • Adaptive keys • Fingerprint reader • Security lock slot • Backlit keyboard
If you choose the version with Office 365 included, you’ll have to pay more – $1,778.99 but you’ll also save $20 more. If you’re still not interested, check out the newest convertible laptop from Lenovo that’s said to be even better than the MacBook Pro.