ThinkPad X220: A New Ultraportable from Lenovo Has Been Released

Lenovo, old player from gadget world has released their latest ultraportable laptop, it is ThinkPad X220. ThinkPad X220 which is planned to be sold $899, used the latest processor based Intel’s Sandy Bridge Microarchitecture.

Lenovo ThinkPad X220 is lighter from the previous lenovo version. ThinkPad X201. with larger keyboard and Intel Core i5 i5-2520M CPU usage also battery resistance which last longer (9 cell battery which is able to survive more than 15 hours) made Lenovo ThinkPad X220 worth to be new idol in ultraportable laptop category.

ThinkPad 220 Ultraportable

ThinkPad 220 Ultraportable

ThinkPad 220 Ultraportable

ThinkPad 220 Ultraportable

From design perspective, Lenovo ThinkPad X220 has monotone color, that is pure-black. However, you have to pay attention that this Lenovo ThinkPad X220 is designed with high reliability. Lenovo ThinkPad X220 Frame has passed the reliability test involving humidity, shocks, dropped also extreme temperature change. Even inner frame from Lenovo ThinkPad X220 was not made from cheap plastic, but from strong solid magnesium. Eventhough this Lenovo ThinkPad X220 strength is so high, the weight is light, that is only 3.3 pounds. Made it lighter than all its competitors (HP 2540p, Dell V130, also previous version, Lenovo X201)

Compared with Lenovo X201, Lenovo ThinkPad X220 screen is wider and larger (12.5-inch widescreen). This screen is protected with anti-scratch and anti-breaking technology. Lenovo ThinkPad X220 equipped with hard drive capacity to 320 GB or solid-state drive to 160 GB.

Lenovo ThinkPad X220 has 8GB memory and also equipped with USB 3.0 ports. You could connect Lenovo ThinkPad X220 with monitor and TV through DisplayPort also existing VGA Port.


My review about Lenovo ThinkPad X220


It has frame which reliable from extreme temperature change, shocks, etc, also anti-scratch screen which support Lenovo ThinkPad X220 to be ultraportable laptop. Beside, with better keyboard measurement from the previous version, it would make you easier in using it.


The pure-black color made Lenovo ThinkPad X220 is not interesting and boring

Final Verdict:

For you who haven’t owed ultraportable laptop, I recommend this Lenovo ThinkPad X220 to be yours.

Tags: ,

Chris Febian is the founder of He spent his time by testing new software and writing some reviews of them. This blog is one of his favorite place to publish his reviews.

© 2011 spyontech. All rights reserved.