Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet Disassembly

Specification:
OS: Windows 10 Professional edition 64bit
CPU: Intel® Core™ M7 processor, integrated Intel HD Graphic 515
Display: 12.0-inch 2160×1440 touch screen
Memory: 16GB DDR3-1600MHz
Graphics: Intel HD Graphic 515
Storage: 512GB M.2 SSD
Wireless: Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260
Battery: 2-Cells 4800mah Li-Polymer
Dimension: 291.5×209.5×8.75mm
Weight: 767g

Remove the expansion module bezel from the tablet.

Under the expansion module bezel, you can find two screws that securing the back cover to the tablet.
Remove these two screws.

Remove four screws under the bracket, and one screw is covering by screw rubber foot.

Insert a guitar pick under the back cover. Slide the pick by the edges to release all the snaps that securing the back cover to the tablet.
When the back cover was removed, you can access the battery, SSD, speaker, heat sink and motherboard.

Disconnect the battery connector from the motherboard before you touch the internal components.
Disconnect two cables from the motherboard. These two cables are covering the battery, to remove the battery, you need to disconnect it first.

Remove all screws securing the battery and lift it up to remove it from the tablet.

7.5V, 37Wh, 4800mAh Li-ion battery. Lenovo P/N: 00HW046.

Remove the camera module from the small board.

Here’s rear camera module.

Here’s i/o board, there are a headphone microphone combo jack, volume buttons power button and two microphones.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet speaker module

Remove one screw securing the SSD and take it out of its slot.
SanDisk 512GB M.2 SSD, Lenovo P/N: 00JT059.

Although Intel Core m processor’s power consumption is very low. However, due to ThinkPad XT Tablet equipped with Core m7 processor, the operating power consumption reached nearly 7w, in the case of high load, it is also need some auxiliary cooling.

The back side of the motherboard.

Intel Core m7-6Y75 processor
Elpida (ELPIDA) 16GB memory chips (single 4GB)
Winbond 25Q128FVPQ BIOS chip program
Infineon SLB9670 Embedded Security Chip
Think Engine control chip
Micro SD Card Reader
Parade Technology Parade PS8740B, make USB Type-C supports Displayport signal transmission
Parade Technology Parade PS8348B DisplayPort controller
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260 wireless card
SIM card slot
Realtek ALC3268 audio chip

Intel 8260D2W wireless card, it is support 801.11ac, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.1.

Parade Technology Parade PS8740B, make USB Type-C supports Displayport signal transmission
Parade Technology Parade PS8348B DisplayPort controller

Red: USB 3.0 port
Blue: SD card slot
Orange: USB Type-C

Red: Intel Core m7-6Y75 processor
Blue: Elpida (ELPIDA) 16GB memory chips (single 4GB)

Red: Realtek ALC3268 audio chip

Think Engine control chip

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