The younger “brother” of the ThinkPad X1 Carbon is much more compact and cheaper. Also it is a business-class laptop. The housing of the laptop is carbon fiber. The laptop has an impressive set of interface connectors, including Thunderbolt 3, a fingerprint sensor, a smart card reader and a very solid filling. At the same time, the laptop of the legendary brand retained a completely recognizable design and became noticeably lighter due to the rejection of a removable battery. It is charged via the USB Type-C port, which allows the use of external batteries, but only one of the available ones.