Lenovo ThinkPad X1 revealed

New MacBook Air rival incoming

17mm thin machine packs in some seriously smart specs.

Lenovo has just pulled the wrappers off of its new MacBook Air rival. The ThinkPad X1 comes chock with top-end specs, but measures just 17mm thin and tips the scales at just 1.81kg.

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There’s a 13.3-inch screen, made from Gorilla Glass in order to stop any unseemly cracks, with a LED backlit keyboard, Dolby Home Theatre display and a RapidCharge feature which gives 80 per cent battery in just half an hour.

On top of that, Lenovo has also outed a new ThinkCentre Edge 91z Aio desktop. It has a 21.5-inch glossy panel, 80GB SSD and Intel i7 processor. The ThinkPad is up for grabs at the end of the month, with the ThinkCentre hitting shelves in July.

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