Thinkpad S1 Yoga is nice and shiny again!

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Thinkpad S1 Yoga is nice and shiny again!

#1 Post by Thinkpad4by3 » Sat Jul 15, 2017 1:55 pm

Well, I dusted off my old Thinkpad S1 Yoga and gave it the care it deserved. It got a nice cleaning and some well deserved Trackpoint buttons. I forgot to take before pictures but I can approximate with these:

It spent its life on a kitchen table, so its keyboard looked a little something like this. It was nasty.
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Also spent several months left in a dusty closet.
https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3703/131 ... ee5e77.jpg

Well after about 30 min of cleaning, I got this. (plus ditching the xx40 Touchpad of Hell :twisted: <-- designed by him)
http://i.imgur.com/Ac8Xtn4.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/KGeLwHG.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/NqxKBog.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/3aKeuCv.jpg
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Re: Thinkpad S1 Yoga is nice and shiny again!

#2 Post by Pokrzept » Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:46 am

How do you find keyboard in your Yoga? I do own S3 14 model and IMHO key travel is to short - I do like typing on it but T460/L560 keyboard gives much better feedback.
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Re: Thinkpad S1 Yoga is nice and shiny again!

#3 Post by Thinkpad4by3 » Sun Jul 16, 2017 8:13 am

The keyboard really isnt bad, but the layout is something to be desired.
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