The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/0415/18

Product:  Laptop

Name: ThinkPad X1 Carbon

Batch number / Barcode:  Date of manufacture: 17/05

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Communication and media equipment


Type / number of model:  Type 20HQ-Z36JCN S/N PF-0QQJQM

Risk type: Fire
An unfastened screw could damage the battery.
The battery could consequently overheat leading to a fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Radio Equipment Directive.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  Laptop

Country of origin: Hong Kong

Alert submitted by: Malta

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece, Norway, Poland, Slovakia