Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 11th Gen

Lenovo today announced the updated ThinkPad X1 lineup which includes ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 11, ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 8, and ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen 3. These new devices are powered by the latest Intel processors for improved performance, and they come with some near AI features to improve your overall device experience.

Lenovo has also invested heavily in sustainability. These laptops feature recycled materials in select components:

  • ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 11 includes 90% recycled magnesium in the palm rest and 55% recycled aluminum on its bottom cover
  • ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen 3 features 90% recycled magnesium hybrid in the palm rest and bottom cover
  • Furthermore, the retail packaging is made from 100% bamboo and sugarcane fiber, brown box packaging is made from plastic-free packaging with 90% recycled and/or FSC certified content, and the new ThinkPad X1’s include Post Consumer Content (PCC) plastic in select components2.
  • All ThinkPad laptops also qualify for Lenovo’s CO2 Offset Service.

Other highlights of these laptops include up to 64GB LPDDR5 RAM, up to 2TB Gen 4 PCIe NVMe SSD, up to 4K OLED display and Dolby Atmos audio. Find the full specs below.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 2023 tech specs:

 ThinkPad X1 Carbon 11th GenThinkPad X1 Yoga 8th GenThinkPad X1 Nano 3rd Gen
PerformanceProcessorsLatest Intel Core processors
OSWindows 11
MemoryUp to 64GB LPDDR5 / 16GB LPDDR5 on X1 Nano
StorageUp to 2TB Gen 4 PCIe NVMe SSD / Up to 1TB Gen 4 PCIe SSD on X1 Nano
Graphics OptionsIntel Iris® Xe Graphics
Display14-inch Narrow Bezel, up to 2.8K OLED, 400nit, HDR500 True Black14-inch Narrow Bezel, up to WQUXGA 4K OLED, 500nit, AOFT Touch option13-inch Narrow Bezel, up to 2K, 450nit, AOFT Touch option
AudioDolby Atmos audio with Dolby Voice and quad-array 360-degree Microphones
CameraUp to FHD+IR MIPI Computer Vision camera with shutter
Battery57 Whr49.6 Whr
SecurityChipdTPM 2.0
PhysicalMatch-on-Chip Power-on Fingerprint Reader
Camera Shutter
Kensington™ lock slot
Tile App Ready
ConnectivityPorts2 x Thunderbolt 4
2 x USB-A 3.2
1 x HDMI 2.0b
1 x 3.5mm audio jack
WirelessWLAN Wi-Fi 6E 802.11 AX (2×2)
Bluetooth® 5.2
5G sub-6 (CAT20), 4G LTE (CAT16), 4G LTE (CAT4) for PRC
eSIM and Nano SIM ready / No WWAN on X1 Nano
(W x D x H)
315.6 x 222.5 x 15.36mm
12.42 x 8.76 x 0.60in
314.4 x 222.3 x 15.53mm
12.38 x 8.75 x 0.61in
From 293.2 x 208 x 14.47mm
11.5 x 8.19 x 0.58in


Pricing and availability:

  • ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 11 will be available starting April 2023. Prices are expected to start from $1729.
  • ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 8 will be available starting April 2023. Prices are expected to start from $1859.
  • ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen 3 will be available starting April 2023. Prices are expected to start from $1649.