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ThinkPad TV

#1 Post by karotlopj » Sat Jul 15, 2017 9:17 am

Anyone using a ThinkPad as a TV?

What receiver would you recommend?

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Re: ThinkPad TV

#2 Post by Thinkpad4by3 » Sat Jul 15, 2017 1:09 pm

karotlopj wrote:Anyone using a ThinkPad as a TV?

What receiver would you recommend?
A thinkpad 755CD would do fine with a TV Tuner. Oh wait this isnt 1994.

Just about any machine should do with a c2d or better. Really, just buy a tiny SBC, possibly an RPI 3 which would suit better. Are you using it as the TV or as a sort of cable box?
Welcome to the jungle, we have FrankenPads
If you want it you're going to bleed, but that is the price to pay
And you're a very rare mobo, very hard to get
You can see the blinky lights, but you won't get them for free.

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