Lenovo Thinkpad x1 Extreme vs p1

In this post we will compare Lenovo Thinkpad x1 Extreme and Lenovo Thinkpad p1.

Lenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
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Key Features

Lenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
9th Generation Intel® Core processingLenovo’s most powerful 15.6″ mobile workstation
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX graphicsPowered by the latest generation processors
Multiple monitor support AR/VRCutting-edge graphics
Lightweight powerhouse laptopUltra-premium, thin and light chassis
Up to 14+ hours of battery lifeCutting-edge Dolby Vision™ HDR OLED 4K UHD display options
Supports ThinkPad Thunderbolt* docking
4K OLED HDR500 True Black touchscreen display option-fiber weave top cover option

Technical Specification

ModelLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
Processor
9th Generation Intel® Core™ i5-9300H Processor (2.40GHz, up to 4.10GHz with Turbo Boost, 4 Cores, 8MB Cache)Intel® Xeon® E-2276M with vPro™ (2.80GHz, up to 4.70GHz with Turbo Boost, 6 Cores, 12MB Cache)
9th Generation Intel® Core™ i5-9400H with vPro™ (2.50GHz, up to 4.30GHz with Turbo Boost, 4 Cores, 8MB Cache)Up to 9th Generation Intel® Core™ i9-9880H with vPro™ (2.30GHz, up to 4.80GHz with Turbo Boost, 8 Cores, 16MB Cache)
9th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-9750H Processor (2.60GHz, up to 4.50GHz with Turbo Boost, 6 Cores, 12MB Cache)
9th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-9850H with vPro™ (2.60GHz, up to 4.60GHz with Turbo Boost, 6 Cores, 12MB Cache)
9th Generation Intel® Core™ i9-9880H with vPro™ (2.30GHz, up to 4.80GHz with Turbo Boost, 8 Cores, 16MB Cache)
Operating SystemLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home
Windows 10 ProWindows 10 Pro
Windows 10 Pro for Workstations 64 (Xeon Processor only)
DisplayLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
15.6″ FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS, anti-glare with Dolby Vision™ HDR 400, 500 nits15.6″ UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) OLED, 400 nits, AR/AS, touchscreen Dolby Vision™ HDR 500
15.6″ FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS, anti-glare, 300 nits15.6″ UHD (3840 x 2160) IPS 500 nits, anti-glare with Dolby Vision™ HDR 400
15.6″ UHD (3840 x 2160) IPS, anti-glare with Dolby Vision™ HDR 400, 500 nits15.6″ FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS 300 nits, anti-glare, 72% NTSC
15.6″ UHD (3840 x 2160) OLED, anti-reflection/anti-smudge, touchscreen with Dolby Vision™ HDR 500, 400 nits15.6″ FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS 500 nits, anti-glare, 72% NTSC, Dolby Vision™ HDR 400
GraphicsLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1650 Max-Q 4GBNVIDIA® Quadro® T1000 4GB
NVIDIA® Quadro® T2000 4GB
Integrated Intel® UHD Graphics 630
CameraLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
720p HD Camera with microphoneHD 720p with ThinkShutter privacy cover
IR & 720p HD Camera with microphone (optional)Optional:IR & 720p HD Camera with with ThinkShutter
MemoryLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
Up to 64GB DDR4 2666 MHzUp to 64GB DDR4 2666MHz
Up to 64GB DDR4 2666MHZ ECC (Xeon Processor only)
StorageLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
Up to 1TB SSD PCIeUp to 4TB PCIe SSD
Raid 0,1 optional
BatteryLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
Up to 14 hours*, 4 cell, 80WhUp to 13 hours* on 80Wh, includes Rapid Charge technology**
Supports Rapid Charge with 135W AC adapterUp to 10 hours on a single one-hour charge
AudioLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
Dolby Atmos® speaker systemDolby Atmos® Sound System
Dual 360° far-field microphones
SecurityLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
Fast Online Identity (FIDO) authentication capabilitiesDiscrete Trusted Platform Module (dTPM) 2.0
dTPM 2.0Fast Identity Online (FIDO) authentication capabilities
Match-on-Chip Touch fingerprint readerThinkShutter webcam privacy cover
Windows Hello with facial recognition software (requires optional IR Camera)Match-on-Chip Touch fingerprint reader
ThinkShutterOptional IR camera for Windows Hello
Kensington® lock slotKensington lock slot
Optional Smart card reader
Ports/SlotsLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1** (one always on)2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1** (1 always on)
2 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C / Intel Thunderbolt 3 (Power Delivery, DisplayPort, Data transfer)2 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C / Intel Thunderbolt™ 3 (DisplayPort, Data transfer)
SD card readerHDMI 2.0
HDMI 2.0Mini Gigabit Ethernet
Smart card reader (optional)Audio combo jack
Headphone / mic comboSmart card reader (Optional)
RJ45 via Ethernet Extension adapter (sold separately)4-in-1 media card reader (MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC)
Kensington® lock slot
ConnectivityLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
Intel® AX200 Wi-Fi 6 802.11AX (2 x 2)Intel® AX200 Wi-Fi 6 802.11AX (2 x 2)
Bluetooth® 5.0Bluetooth® 5.0
RJ45 via Ethernet Extension adapter (sold separately)
Dimensions (H x W x D)Lenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
361.8mm x 245.7mm x 18.4mm (18.7mm w/ touch) / 14.2″ x 9.7″ x 0.7″14.2” x 9.7” x 0.7” / 361.8 x 245.7 x 18.4 (mm)
WeightLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
Starting at 3.76 lbs ( 1.7 kg)Starting at 3.74 lbs (1.69 kg)
KeyboardLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
Spill resistant
Backlit with white LED lighting
Supported DockingLenovo Thinkpad x1 ExtremeLenovo Thinkpad p1
ThinkPad Thunderbolt Workstation Dock