User Tools

Site Tools



A high-end 12-inch thin and light ultrabook released in 2015, the X250 is aimed at portability.

Editing This Page

If you would like to edit this page please first view our Editing Guidelines.


NameLenovo Thinkpad X250
ProcessorIntel i5-4300U, i3-5010U, i5-5200U, i5-5300U, i7-5600U
Screen12.5 inch, 1366×768 TN, 1366×768 IPS, 1920×1080 IPS, touchscreen available on both IPS models
RAM8gb max (4300U), 16gb max (other CPUs) (upgradeable, single SO-DIMM, DDR3L 1600MHz)
HDD/SSDSATA SSD 7mm high, SATA HDD 7/9.5mm high shock mounted Active Protection, SSHD with 8GB NAND, M.2 SSD (resides in WWAN slot)
Battery24Wh internal 3 cell, External: 24Wh 3 cell, 48Wh 6 cell, 72Wh 6 cell
GraphicsIntel HD
NetworkGigabit Ethernet, Wireless, Bluetooth
Wireless WanNone - upgradable in future, Ericsson N5321 HSPA+, Sierra Wireless EM7345 4G LTE
Pointing deviceLenovo UltraNav (Trackpad+TrackPoint)
SecurityOptional Validity swipe fingerprint sensor, Discrete TPM 1.2

Linux Compatibility

Wireless WANNot tested
Fingerprint SensorYes (finicky on my unit, red failure light does not function with libfprint)
Dual batteryYes


Needed setting up on Arch + KDE Plasma to have Bluetooth and Fingerprint functional. Everything else worked out of the box.

lenovo_thinkpad_x250.txt · Last modified: 2020/02/24 12:02 by xilog