Pros

  • Many excellent features in a tiny frame
  • Includes both touchpoint and trackpad

Cons

  • Expensive
  • Somewhat dull-looking

At A Glance

This ultralight packs a decent punch and has more than enough features for the weight-conscious business traveler.

Manufacturer’s Description

The ThinkPad X300 Notebook is designed for extremely mobile users who spend most of their time working away from the office. This small and light notebook is optimised for portability and long battery life.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 64781VU
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Polymer (Li-Polymer)
Interfaces/Ports
Total Number of USB Ports 3
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 3
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 13.30 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Screen Mode WXGA+
Screen Resolution 1440 x 900
Graphics Controller Manufacturer Intel
Graphics Controller Model GMA X3100
Storage
Storage Size 64 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Lenovo Group Limited
UPC Code 883609866013
Manufacturer Part Number 64781VU
Brand Name Lenovo
Product Name ThinkPad X300 Notebook
Marketing Information

The ThinkPad X300 Notebook is designed for extremely mobile users who spend most of their time working away from the office. This small and light notebook is optimised for portability and long battery life.

Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.lenovo.com/us/en/
Product Line ThinkPad
Product Series X300
Memory
Standard Memory 2 GB
Maximum Memory 4 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR2-667/PC2-5300
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • ThinkPad X300 Notebook
  • AC Adapter
  • Lithium Ion Battery
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Manufacturer Intel
Wireless LAN Model Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Standard Bluetooth 2.0
Physical Characteristics
Height 0.7"
Width 12.5"
Depth 9.1"
Weight (Approximate) 46.88 oz
Color Black
Built-in Devices
Webcam Yes
Processor & Chipset
Processor Manufacturer Intel
Processor Type Core 2 Duo
Processor Model SL7100
Processor Speed 1.20 GHz
Cache 4 MB
Bus Speed 800 MHz
Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Chipset Model GS965 Express
Software
Operating System Windows XP Professional
Input Devices
Pointing Device Type TouchPad
I/O Expansions
Expansion Slot Type PC Card Type II

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 64.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Fair
Battery
Battery Life 4:22:13 AM   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 480.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 447.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 430.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 725.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 886.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 1321.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 406.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 366.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 337.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 17.99   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 7.27   Frames per second (higher is better)
Performance
World Bench 5 Multitasking 642.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0