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by ThinkPad
Sat May 16, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: ThinkPad Yoga
Topic: X1 Yoga Gen 4 vs Gen 5
Replies: 2
Views: 2337

Re: X1 Yoga Gen 4 vs Gen 5

If vPro is not needed then it seems there is no other difference between the two?
by ThinkPad
Fri May 15, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Yoga
Topic: X1 Yoga Gen 4 vs Gen 5
Replies: 2
Views: 2337

X1 Yoga Gen 4 vs Gen 5

I am looking at getting an X1 Yoga and trying to decided between the gen 4 and 5. From what I am seeing the only difference is between the two is vPro? Here are the two builds I am looking at Item: ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 5 Part No: 20UBCTO1WW Qty: 1 ● 10th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-10610U Processor w...
by ThinkPad
Sat May 09, 2020 10:58 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB:: Thinkpd T42P 2373 14.1
Replies: 7
Views: 1795

Re: WTB:: Thinkpd T42P 2373 14.1

Still on the look out for this specific model :thumbs-UP:
by ThinkPad
Mon Apr 20, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X1 / X1-Carbon / X1-Extreme and later Series
Topic: X1 Extreme Gen 2 worse than its predecessor
Replies: 9
Views: 4469

Re: X1 Extreme Gen 2 worse than its predecessor

I was considering the Gen 2 for the OLED screen, but may just keep my Gen1 a bit longer.
by ThinkPad
Mon Apr 20, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X1 / X1-Carbon / X1-Extreme and later Series
Topic: Thinkpad x1 extreme battery life
Replies: 3
Views: 2816

Re: Thinkpad x1 extreme battery life

I have been using my Gen1 with 4k for over a year, and the battery is not great no matter what is tweaked. The HD screen may be more efficient but I have just accepted it. Good thing it charges quick and always keep the charger around.
by ThinkPad
Thu Apr 04, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: Old member looking for new laptop
Replies: 13
Views: 3659

Re: Old member looking for new laptop

This is an old thread but I finally decided on the X1 Extreme. Was kind of hoping Apple would release a new mac book pro but does not look like they will, with all the focus on online services. Here is the build PRODUCT DETAILS QUANTITY ITEM PRICE TOTAL AVAILABILITY ThinkPad X1 Extreme ThinkPad X1 E...
by ThinkPad
Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB:: Thinkpd T42P 2373 14.1
Replies: 7
Views: 1795

Re: WTB:: Thinkpd T42P 2373 14.1

ajkula66 wrote:
Sun Sep 23, 2018 11:59 am
I don't have one to sell you, but am curious nevertheless: why only 2373 ? There's a bunch of other T42p platforms with a different model number...
Just for my collection :D
by ThinkPad
Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB:: Thinkpd T42P 2373 14.1
Replies: 7
Views: 1795

Re: WTB:: Thinkpd T42P 2373 14.1

wujstefan wrote:
Tue Sep 25, 2018 12:30 am
Well these are rare nowadays.

Looking just for parts or the whole unit?
Whole unit
by ThinkPad
Sun Sep 23, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB:: Thinkpd T42P 2373 14.1
Replies: 7
Views: 1795

WTB:: Thinkpd T42P 2373 14.1

Looking for a Thinkpad T42P with 14.1 screen in great condition. Type 2373 with win XP and original IBM charger.
by ThinkPad
Sun Sep 23, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: Old member looking for new laptop
Replies: 13
Views: 3659

Re: Old member looking for new laptop

Ah ok that's actually nice! Just wish it had a gtx 1060/1070 now.. lol the 1050ti seems to be the bottle neck in this case... I'd just get a mid range quad core i7 for my use case and I'll be good Being so thin and light probably cant squeeze a 1070 like some of the gaming laptops. But still a dedi...
by ThinkPad
Sun Sep 23, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: Old member looking for new laptop
Replies: 13
Views: 3659

Re: Old member looking for new laptop

If you haven't seen the brand since the X230, the quality has gone down hill pretty good. I was not particularly fond of the build quality the x230. I think I ended up selling it after 2 months later here after getting my macbook. It seem the x1 is their flagship so I would hope they put their best...
by ThinkPad
Sat Sep 22, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: Old member looking for new laptop
Replies: 13
Views: 3659

Re: Old member looking for new laptop

The i7 is a 6 core with highest 2.6ghz
8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-8850H 6 core processor with vPro™ (2.60GHz, up to 4.30GHz with Turbo Boost Technology, 9MB Cache)
by ThinkPad
Sat Sep 22, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: Old member looking for new laptop
Replies: 13
Views: 3659

Re: Old member looking for new laptop

I am coming for a macbook pro. Looking for something light and slim but still be able to handle some graphic design and photo editing. The mac served that purpose, it was still a bit on the heavy side. I was looking at the new x1 extreme with the 1050ti. Specs show 3 lbs fully loaded. I did apprecia...
by ThinkPad
Sat Sep 22, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: Old member looking for new laptop
Replies: 13
Views: 3659

Old member looking for new laptop

I have been a long time member here, but have been out of the thinkpad scene for about 5-6 years. Started with the T30, then T-41 (rip) to my prized T42-P in 2005. Had the x230 very briefly then switched to mac. Had all variations of the macbook, imac etc. Now I am back to PC and always think of the...
by ThinkPad
Thu Jan 17, 2013 8:10 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS:: X230 Loaded with extras! SSD, Dock
Replies: 6
Views: 2980

Re: FS:: X230 Loaded with extras! SSD, Dock

for $1300 net I will throw in a Crucial 512 SSD for this laptop for free. This is the slim 7mm version.
by ThinkPad
Sun Jan 13, 2013 5:35 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS:: X230 Loaded with extras! SSD, Dock
Replies: 6
Views: 2980

Re: FS:: X230 Loaded with extras! SSD, Dock

open to reasonable offers
by ThinkPad
Fri Jan 11, 2013 3:16 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS:: X230 Loaded with extras! SSD, Dock
Replies: 6
Views: 2980

Re: FS:: X230 Loaded with extras! SSD, Dock

Updated price reflecting some sold items.
by ThinkPad
Wed Oct 10, 2012 10:47 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS:: X230 Loaded with extras! SSD, Dock
Replies: 6
Views: 2980

FS:: X230 Loaded with extras! SSD, Dock

Looking to sell my recently purchased X230 thinkpad. Purchased 8/14/12. Its a great laptop with excellent battery life, I just need a larger screen. Laptop is in mint condition and only changes made to it was upgraded ram to 6gb and stickers removed from palm rest. Comes in original box with all acc...
by ThinkPad
Mon Aug 27, 2012 1:33 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: [FS] Loaded and modified T60p **QXGA + SSD**
Replies: 5
Views: 1917

Re: [FS] Loaded and modified T60p **QXGA + SSD**

That is quite an interesting Thinkpad. I would have put a bid in had I seen it earlier 8)
by ThinkPad
Fri Aug 24, 2012 12:36 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T60/T61 Series
Topic: T60 Keyboard Comparison (with embedded pics)
Replies: 79
Views: 66541

Re: T60 Keyboard Comparison (with embedded pics)

This is a great thread that deserves a bump. I found this while seraching information about the different thinkpad keyboards. I have a T61p and am looking for an NMB keyboard. I thought they were made in Thailand, or is that for the earlier NMB keyboards?
by ThinkPad
Fri Aug 24, 2012 11:59 am
Forum: ThinkPad T60/T61 Series
Topic: Dim screen T61p
Replies: 8
Views: 3400

Re: Dim screen T61p

Thanks all for the information. The screen does go dimmer when I dim the screen and the computer is hooked up via power supply. Is there someplace that can get the CFFLs changed or upgraded to something newer. The 1920x1200 is a remarkable screen, the current T series has max resolution of 1920x1080...
by ThinkPad
Thu Aug 23, 2012 6:14 pm
Forum: ThinkPad T60/T61 Series
Topic: Dim screen T61p
Replies: 8
Views: 3400

Dim screen T61p

Hello All,

I have a T61p with a 1920x1200 screen resolution. The screen seems very dim at highest brightness. It is a 6 year old laptop and it has been a while since I used it so perhaps thats how the screens were back then?

Is this a common issue for laptops of this age?

Thanks
by ThinkPad
Wed Aug 22, 2012 5:21 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X1 / X1-Carbon / X1-Extreme and later Series
Topic: ThinkPad X1 Carbon
Replies: 79
Views: 29639

Re: ThinkPad X1 Carbon

I will wait for IPS display and 4g connectivity, that will work for me.

I hear battery life is not that great ?
by ThinkPad
Wed Aug 22, 2012 10:42 am
Forum: ThinkPad X230-X280 / X390 Series
Topic: X230 Shipping thread
Replies: 10
Views: 11982

Re: X230 Shipping thread

Just shipped :P Processor Intel Core i7-3520M Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.60 GHz) Operating system Genuine Windows 7 Professional (64 bit) Operating system language Genuine Windows 7 Professional 64 - English Display type 12.5" Premium HD (1366x768) LED Backlit Display, Mobile Broadband Ready, 3x3 ...
by ThinkPad
Wed Aug 22, 2012 10:24 am
Forum: Thinkpad - General HARDWARE/SOFTWARE questions
Topic: Cannot Connect to the internet
Replies: 6
Views: 4851

Re: Cannot Connect to the internet

Do you need to refresh IP address? What are the IPv4 settings?

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