Pros

  • High-resolution display
  • Good performance

Cons

  • Relatively expensive
  • Short battery life for a netbook

At A Glance

AMD's Neo processor makes this a speedy netbook, but forget about working all day on one charge.

Manufacturer’s Description

The new ThinkPad X100e Notebook. Cool, confident, with a slick new design and bold color. But make no mistake, this notebook is all ThinkPad - reliable, rock-solid and well-equipped. Best of all, it's the most affordable ThinkPad ever!

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 350828U
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 11.60 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Screen Mode WXGA
Screen Resolution 1366 x 768
Graphics Controller Manufacturer ATI
Graphics Controller Model Radeon HD2200
Storage
Storage Size 160 GB
Hard Drive RPM 5400
Solid State Drive Capacity No
General Information
Manufacturer Lenovo Group Limited
UPC Code 884942636158
Manufacturer Part Number 350828U
Brand Name Lenovo
Product Name ThinkPad X100e Notebook
Marketing Information The new ThinkPad X100e Notebook. Cool, confident, with a slick new design and bold color. But make no mistake, this notebook is all ThinkPad - reliable, rock-solid and well-equipped. Best of all, it's the most affordable ThinkPad ever!
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.lenovo.com/us/en/
Product Line ThinkPad
Product Series X100e
Memory
Standard Memory 1 GB
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • ThinkPad X100e Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
Physical Characteristics
Weight (Approximate) 52.8 oz
Built-in Devices
Webcam Yes
Processor & Chipset
Processor Manufacturer AMD
Processor Type Athlon Neo
Processor Model MV-40
Processor Speed 1.60 GHz
Processor Core Single-core (1 Core)
Cache 512 KB
Bus Speed 1600 MHz
Software
Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium
Operating System Architecture 32-bit
Input Devices
Pointing Device Type TouchPad, Trackpoint

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 52.0
Battery
Battery Life 5:28   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 576.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 422.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 539.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 1000.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 599.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 578.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 490.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 446.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 17.05   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 13.75   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 15.75   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1024 by 768 12.12   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 800x600 3.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1024x768 2.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 800x600 11.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 8.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 1043.0