Last year is ThinkPad brand’s 25th anniversary since its first laptop- the ThinkPad 700C was launched in 1992. To celebrate its 25th anniversary, ThinkPad has specially released a new laptop. The ThinkPad 25 has featured many classic elements like colorful ThinkPad colorful and classic keyboard with seven lines and it is made based on the ThinkPad T470 mould. This laptop adopts new port design and good specification. Now we get the ThinkPad Anniversary 25 which only has 1000 unit limited editions in the world to see its design.
The ThinkPad 25 features classic colorful ThinkPad logo and adopts concise style on the top cover.
The laptop’s surface with keyboard also features the same colorful ThinkPad logo with its top covers’. The only difference is the red circle on the top cover is luminous while the one on the surface with keyboard is not luminous.
The laptop’s screen supports touch operation, with 180 degree viewing angle.
The infrared camera over the screen combines with the front camera which supports Windows Hello log-in method.
The label for ThinkPad’s 25th anniversary is placed at the top left corner of the keyboard.
The ThinkPad 25 adopts the keyboard with seven lines. The keyboard comes with long key travel and supports backlight function.
It is Intel’s 7th low voltage processor which connects to NFC area.
In general, the ThinkPad 25 features classic modern design.
It adopts new fingerprint reader, which is below the indicator.
The laptop boosts of smooth touchpad.
The ThinkPad 25 has comprehensive port design. The laptop on the right provides the SD, a RJ45 port, a USB 3.0 port which supports charging, a HDMI port a USB 3.0 port and a earphone/microphone two-in-one port.
The laptop on the left provides the power, a USB 3.0, a lightening port and a vent.
It provides the latest lightening3.0 port.
The ThinkPad 25 keeps expansion port at the bottom.
Take out the external battery, we find the SIM card slot. This laptop supports 4G network surfing.
The ThinkPad 25 adopts the two battery (external+ built-in combination) design. The external battery can be replaced.
It has thin external battery.
The external battery has the capacity of 24Wh.
Remove all the screws and buckles at the bottom the whole back cover can be removed. The back cover uses aluminum magnesium alloy which can guarantee hardness while remains light weight.
After opening the back cover, we can see that the laptop has compact internal layout.
Now, remove the built-in battery.
The built-in battery also has the capacity of 24Wh.
Remove the built-in battery, the NFC module can be seen.
The SSD is placed beside the built-in battery.
The SSD has small volume, which is good for heat dissipation. But if the SSD were directly connected with the motherboard, the laptop would have more reasonable space utilization.
The 256GB SSD’s model number is PM961 from Samsung, which supports NVMe.