Link to manufacturer's product page for this model

http://www3.lenovo.com/us/en/laptops/thinkpad/thinkpad-x/ThinkPad-X1-Carbon-5th-Generation/p/22TP2TXX15G

Review video

Date of first release:

2017-02-05

Display

Screen size

14

Screen resolution

1920x1080

CPU and RAM

Processor speed

3.1 3.5 3.9GHz

All processor types available

Intel HD Graphics 520 or 620 in processor.

RAM

8-16 GB

Graphics card

Intel HD Graphics 520 or 620 in processor.

Wifi card

  • Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260
  • Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265
  • Intel Tri-Band Wireless-AC 1826
  • Intel 8265ac

Worked out of the box, but with suspend/hibernate may a problem. Need to install firmware package

Compatibility: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

General OS compatibility - including touch screen compatibility

Display

Wifi

Bluetooth, USB, other ports, etc.

Specialist hardware - for example fingerprint scanners, touch bar, etc.

Other

Other notes on hardware and Linux compatibility

Ubuntu 16.04 64 bit on Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon. Certification notes: 3 or more finger touchpad gestures do not work on this system.

Reddit user experience. X1 Carbon 5th Generation Ubuntu MATE 16.04.2. Everything is working other than the fingerprint reader after installing libraries.

Pre-installed OS

Windows 10 Home 64 Windows 10 Pro 64

Further references / relevant links:

ThinkPad X1 Carbon (5-th Gen) Platform Specifications Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (Gen 5) - ArchWiki