Other than the lack of a high-end dedicated video card, it had just about everything I could want in a computer: The battery on my computer, by comparison, seems almost the same, which for a computer is amazing. It’s light magnesium case and the good battery runtime qualifies it for students, who need to browse the Internet, take notes, and copy pictures by using the pen. The most striking hot key is the ThinkVantage button , which can be used to invoke a menu covering a number of Lenovo specific tools. Like its larger brothers of the ThinkPad line, it shares all of the same rugged features, as well as the creature comforts of a full-size keyboard. Nice review of a nice machine although I would hope to see an even longer running time with that LV CPU and the big battery. The X61 is a durable ultraportable computer.

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Microsoft unveils its new Office app for Windows 10 The app will act as a hub for all your Microsoft Office needs. It also took my computer However it will not pickup the camera and it seems to be using the firewire port as a network connection.

If I ever get my Lehovo tablet I hope I can confirm what you’re saying.

After I got a few things figured out like turning off User Account Control candidate for Vista’s most annoying feature and setting up the firewall, things ran pretty smooth. When we drove under a patch of shade, however, the screen was clearly visible again.


I can barely hear the fan in a silent room. It is very affordable now….

Lenovo ThinkPad X61s Review

The X61s at various angles. If you must lenovk a touchpad, this may pose a problem, but the trackpoint is quite easy to use.

Furthermore, Lenovo produced a notebook, whose look, haptics, and technology are excellent without copying from from Apple. You just plug it into the base, and you can use the big monitor and all the other peripherals one usually associates with a desktop. Typing is comfortably silent without clattering.

Run Time Up To. The Lenovo ThinkPad X61 is an ultraportable business laptop geared to individuals who demand the best.

However, the noise is decent. So, it makes it easier to concentrate on the lesson. I am quite happy with my battery life. It slips into its silo along the left side securely.

The X61 tablet recognizes the pen already, if it is still 2 cm off the display, and marks this by a small circle. Best tablets and accessories for Christmas gifts: That is slightly more than half the weight of the gaming laptop I was originally intending to purchase. All content posted on TechnologyGuide is granted to TechnologyGuide with electronic publishing rights in perpetuity, as all content posted on this site becomes a part of the community.

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The screen lacks defined blacks and good contrast. The X61 is a durable ultraportable computer.

Lenovo ThinkPad X61 Overview – CNET

However, the Intel Core 2 Duo L with 1. Forums Knowledge Base Blogs. The Lenogo line is somewhat unique. Message 2 of 5. The screen itself seems to be flawless. Furthermore, this Lenovo notebook captivates by excellent battery runtimegood display, impressing quality, and tablet functions, which are robust, but not outstanding. Build quality is 2 nd to none, and it shows with the very precise quiet clicks that each key press gives as feedback.

Lenovo ThinkPad X61 Review

On default settings, the battery life indicator shows 4: We were also pleased by the user-friendly point of pressure. Automatically send old files to OneDrive PC space saver: Vertical viewing angles are not that good — quickly inverting colors at the slightest change of angle from being perpendicular to the screen.

If you get the ultrabase though, it offers an optical drive slot and system lock, which blocks the x6 jack.