How long does Lenovo X1 Carbon battery last?

How long does Lenovo X1 Carbon battery last?

10 hours and 45 minutes
The ThinkPad X1 Carbon (Gen 8) delivers all day battery life with its 1080p non-touch screen, as it lasted 10 hours and 45 minutes on our battery test, which involves continuous web surfing, video streaming and OpenGL tests over Wi-Fi at 150 nits of brightness.

How do I extend the battery life on my X1 Carbon?


  1. Reduce LCD brightness level. The display is one of the largest users of battery power.
  2. Unplug unneeded devices.
  3. Turn off Bluetooth.
  4. Shut down or hibernate the laptop rather than using standby, if there are no plans to use the laptop for a while.
  5. Use the power management settings on the computer.

Is X1 Carbon battery replaceable?

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon battery is located inside the laptop. To remove the battery, unscrew the 7 small Phillips-head screws near the keyboard. Disconnect the ribbon cable connecting the battery to the computer. Reinstall the new battery by connecting the ribbon cable and reinstalling the keyboard cover.

How long will ThinkPad battery last?

How long does a Lenovo Mobile PC battery last? Rechargeable batteries wear out with time and usage. For the typical user, noticeable reduction in run time generally will occur after 12 to 18 months. The actual length of time varies based on battery size, charge/discharge cycles, and operating environment.

How big is the ThinkPad X1 Carbon laptop?

At 2.4 pounds and just 0.6 inches thick, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon (Gen 8) is incredibly thin and light for a laptop that offers strong battery life and some legacy ports.

What’s the battery life of the X1 Carbon?

To all owners of X1 Carbon 2017 (5th gen). I read all of those reviews where people are impressed by 10+ hours of battery life (15,5h advertised), but I can’t really figure out how….!? First time I tested was a normal working day – Firefox (a lot of Flash it must be said), Outlook, Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat.

What’s the battery life on a Lenovo ThinkPad?

Lenovo states you can get up to 15 hours of battery life, which is possible on a model with the Full HD display if you’re super-conservative with the programs you use. We found that it’s around eight hours for the WQHD and 10 for Full HD. You’ll see less than eight hours with a 4K panel.

What’s the battery life on the x1c7 laptop?

You’re absolutely right, 18 hours is too much to expect if you’re doing anything productive on the laptop. That being said, my x1c7 dropped 31% in battery in sleepmode over night (9 hours). This is not normal behaviour.