Lenovo Thinkpad x280 vs x390

Here we are comparing Lenovo ThinkPad X280 and Lenovo ThinkPad X390. Below you can check Key Features, Tech Specifications and detail review and comparisions.

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Key Features

Lenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
Thin and Ultralight, 12.5” displayA 13.3” business laptop with a 12” footprint
All-day battery life with RapidChargeMore than 17.6 hours* of battery life
Enhanced security featuresEnhanced security measures like PrivacyGuard with PrivacyAlert and ThinkShutter
Global LTE capability

Technical Specification

ModelLenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
Processor
7th Generation Intel® Core™ i5-7300U with vPro™ (2.60GHz, up to 3.50GHz with Turbo Boost, 3MB Cache)Up to 10th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-10510U (1.80GHz, up to 4.90GHz with Turbo Boost, 4 Cores, 8MB Cache)
Up to 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-8650U with vPro™ (1.90GHz, up to 4.20GHz with Turbo Boost, 8MB Cache)
Operating SystemLenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
Windows 10 ProWindows 10 Home
Windows 10 Pro
DisplayLenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
12.5″ HD (1366 x 768) anti-glare, 220 nits13.3″ HD (1366 x 768) anti-glare, 250 nits
12.5″ FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS anti-glare touchscreen, 300 nits13.3″ FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS, anti-glare, 300 nits
13.3″ FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS, anti-glare, touchscreen, 300 nits
13.3″ FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS, ePrivacy Guard, anti-glare, 400 nits
GraphicsLenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
Integrated Intel® HD Graphics 620Integrated Intel® UHD Graphics
Integrated Intel® UHD Graphics 620
MemoryLenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
Up to 16GB DDR4 2400 MHz (Soldered)Up to 16GB DDR4 2666MHz (Soldered)
BatteryLenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
Up to 15 hoursUp to 17.6 hours with 48 Whr battery*
StorageLenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
256GB SSD PCIeUp to 1TB SSD PCIe-NVMe OPAL2.0 M.2
SecurityLenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
Match-on-chip fingerprint reader (Optional)ThinkShutter
ThinkShutterPrivacyGuard
Optional IR cameraPrivacyAlert (requires PrivacyGuard)
dTPM 2.0Lock slot
Kensington® Lock slotdTPM 2.0
FIDOOptional Fingerprint reader
ConnectivityLenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
WLAN: Intel® 8265 802.11AC (2 x 2) + Bluetooth® 4.1 with vPro™WLAN: Intel® Dualband 9560 802.11 AC (2 x 2)
WWAN: Fibocom L850-GL 4G LTE-A Cat9 (Optional)Bluetooth® 5.0
WWAN: Fibocom L850-GL 4G LTE-A Cat9 (Optional)
CameraLenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
720p HD with ThinkShutter and microphone720p HD with ThinkShutter privacy cover
IR & 720p HD with ThinkShutter privacy cover
KeyboardLenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
Spill resistant
English (Optional backlit)
Spanish (Optional backlit)
AudioLenovo ThinkPad X280
Dolby Premium Audio™Dolby Audio™ Premium
Dual far-field microphones
Ports & Slots Lenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1** (one Always On)2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1** (one Always On)
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1** Type-C (Power Delivery, DisplayPort, Data transfer)1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C (Power Delivery, DisplayPort, Data transfer)
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2** Type-C / Intel Thunderbolt 3 (Power Delivery, DisplayPort, Data transfer)1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C / Intel Thunderbolt 3 (Power Delivery, DisplayPort, Data transfer)
HDMI 1.4MicroSD card reader/Micro-SIM combination slot
Native RJ45 with dongle (sold separately)Smart card reader (Optional)
Microphone/headphone audio combo jackHeadphone / mic combo
MicroSD card readerHDMI 1.4
RJ45 via Ethernet Extension adapter (sold separately)
Dimensions (W x D x H) Lenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
12.1″ x 8.3″ x 0.70″ / 307.7 x 209.8 x 17.8 (mm)12.3″ x 8.6″ x 0.67″ / 311.9 x 217.2 x 16.9 (mm)
WeightLenovo ThinkPad X280Lenovo ThinkPad X390
Starting at 2.78 lbs (1.26 kg)Starting at 2.84 lbs (1.28 kg)