Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5 Price: The ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5 Price starts at $2,049. The Lenovo’s premium laptop will start selling as from June 2022. It is the most powerful of Lenovo’s premium X1 class of ThinkPads. When compared to its predecessor, the ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5 is improved and better in many ways.
Display wise, the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5 packs a 16-inch 16:10 screen, with a 165Hz refresh rate support. If you decide to go for a higher resolution, you can get the 4K 60Hz panel that gets up to 600-nit of max brightness which is decent for outdoor usage.
In the area of configurations the ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5 comes with an Alder Lake CPU (Intel’s 12th-gen processor) up to Core i9, while booting Windows 11 Home out of the box, with a fingerprint scanner embedded in the power button. The GPU also got bumped up to Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 Ti graphics. These are premium features on 2022 laptops.
Moreso, the ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5 laptop comes with DDR5 memory, which is new to Intel’s 12th-gen processors. And since Lenovo is using the powerful RTX 3080 Ti graphics on the high-end configuration, the company did a lot to improve the cooling system by using liquid metal thermal paste and also pulling in air through the space around the keys on the keyboard.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5 Ports
• 2x USB-A 3.2 gen1 (one always on)
• 2x USB-C 3.2 Thunderbolt 4 (with PD 3.0 charging support)
• HDMI 2.1
• SD card reader
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5 Price and Availability
The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5 Price starts at $2,049. And prices could get higher depending on your configuration up to Intel’s Core i9 and Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 Ti graphics. The laptop will be available for purchase as from June 2022.