Conclusion: Even if Apple has just started targeting customers with the iPad, the touch technology isn't yet fully developed. At least Lenovo's X200 Tablet proves to be too imprecise every now and again for really working with the notebook intuitively when it comes to recognizing touches or writing.
Pros: Good display, Variable use, Good workmanship, Great input devices, Good wireless signal quality, The cool details that simplify life, such as the strong antennas or the ThinkVantage software.
Cons: Weak and adversely placed loudspeakers, Touchscreen can only be used sensibly in a few fields, High price, Better loudspeakers and a program in which the touchscreen can be used practically.
Excerpt: Lenovo recently unveiled a new version of the X200 Tablet, offering Windows 7, a faster processor option, and now multitouch support. New to this model is a two-finger multitouch display,[...]
Summary: Adding multitouch, Windows 7, and faster processor options to the original ThinkPad X200 Tablet makes this system even more compelling than before, and its $2,075 price makes it even more of a bargain.
Excerpt: The Lenovo ThinkPad X200 is a fierce competitor in the ultra-portable category. The ThinkPad X200 features a 12.1-inch widescreen 1280 x 800 pixel resolution which sets it apart of other ultra-portables.
Summary: The X200 is a solid tablet with the same signature ThinkPad design. If you don’t like the plain black design your out of luck. It has new features like the bi-directional hinge that used to only be available on Fujitsu tablets, improved battery life and better wireless radio.
Conclusion: The X200 improves upon the X61 in several significant ways without diminishing its number one selling point: weight. Most notably, the transition to a widescreen manages to nudge the notebook just out of the size category that might be called “annoyingly small” and into a more comfortable range.
Conclusion: While the X200 has a lot going for it, it does necessitate a few tradeoffs typical of the ultraportable class. First and foremost, unlike the pricier X300, the notebook doesn't have a built-in optical drive.
Summary: The Lenovo ThinkPad X200 is an excellent lightweight notebook for mobile professionals who demand the business essentials: security, durability, and lengthy battery life. Although some may prefer an optical drive or a slightly larger display, the power of the Centrino 2 platform combined with the...