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Registered: ‎11-05-2015
Location: Mesa AZ USA
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NVMe support on the X1 Carbon

Is the Samsung 950 PRO -Series 512GB PCIe NVMe - M.2 Internal SSD 2-Inch MZ-V 5P512BW  compatable with the Thinkpad X1-Carbon 3rd Generation? Any issues /problems?

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Registered: ‎04-07-2014
Location: Sverige
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Re: NVMe support on the X1 Carbon

The answer is no 3rd Gen x1 carbon don't have NVMe support and that this new ssd is PCIe 3.0 x4 while laptop had PCIe 2.0 x4 so answer is no best option is to buy Samsung evo 850 m.2 instead since that one works defently
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Registered: ‎06-16-2015
Location: US
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Re: NVMe support on the X1 Carbon

There is a puzzling development regarding SSD on X1 Carbon Generation 3 (circa Jan 2015) here:


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Daily Driver: X1 Carbon 4th Gen (X1C-4): i7-6600U 2.6MHz; 16GB DDR3 1866 MHz; 1TB PCIe-NVMe; 14" WQHD 2560x1440; LTE EM7455 Mobile Broadband; Win7 Pro 64bit
Current Thinkpads: X1C-4, X1C-3, X250, X230, T410
Retired Thinkpads: T42, 560 (circa 1996)
Also: IBM Thinkpad era computer bag !

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