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'new' x220 - indestructible?

X200/X201/X220 (including equivalent tablet models) and X300/X301 Series
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'new' x220 - indestructible?

#1 Post by natumbri » Thu Dec 23, 2021 8:38 pm

I just picked up a very 'well used' x220 - very bashed up, but working just fine! I'm posting this from it...

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Never die!
T43 (2686-A37 + SXGA+) [broken]; T43 (2668-Axx); R51 (2888-KM2)
X60 (1706-MPM); T60 (2623-A11); T60 (1954-A12, SXGA+ LED mod)
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Re: 'new' x220 - indestructible?

#2 Post by axur-delmeria » Thu Dec 23, 2021 9:16 pm

It's just a flesh wound. :lol:
Daily driver: X220 4291-C91 i7-2620M

Backup: X601 Core 2 Duo T8100
Toy: X60F Core Solo U1300
On loan: X220 4291-P79 i5-2520M
In pieces: two retired but working X61Ts
RIP: 760XD 9546-U9E; X61 7676-A24; and a BOE-Hydis HV121P01-100 in failed SXGA+ mod

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Re: 'new' x220 - indestructible?

#3 Post by TPFanatic » Thu Dec 23, 2021 10:35 pm

I ran a beaten up T420s for awhile, great machine.
lenovo T420 i5 2520m 16GB QHD w/ eGPU GTX 960
lenovos T520 i7 2720qm 8GB FHD, T420s i5 3320m 8GB QHD, T430 i5 3320m 8GB FHD, T430 i5 3320m 8GB FHD w/ Optimus, S1 Yoga i7 4600u 8GB FHD
IBM X601 Tablet L7500 8GB SXGA+
Enable 2 finger scroll on old Synaptics touchpads.

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Re: 'new' x220 - indestructible?

#4 Post by benlimanto » Fri May 20, 2022 12:35 pm

X220, never dies! til 2030! X220, HURAAAA :D :D :D :D
X220 with Win 10 21H2
i7-2640m, disabled Hyper Thread, Temp Drop on average 10*C
12gb RAM (enough for now, DDR3L)
480 Kingston OEM SSD
64gb Samsung SD Card

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