The Generation 2 X1 Carbon had a higher-resolution display. Full HD (1920×1080) or WQHD (2560×1440) improves clarity.
The second-generation X1 Carbon included optional touchscreen capabilities. This gave users more flexibility and intuitive interaction.
The X1 Carbon Generation 2 had dual array microphones with noise-cancelling technology, facilitating conference calls and video meetings.
The Generation 2 X1 Carbon had USB 3.0, Mini DisplayPort, HDMI, and Ethernet connectors. to external equipment, displays, and networks.
The ThinkPad X1 Carbon Generation 2 was made of military-grade carbon fiber. A fingerprint reader and Intel vPro technology boosted data protection and remote management.