We couldn’t have guessed the ThinkPad T42 would be the value leader in the crop of new Dothan-based portables. It takes between 90 and seconds for the computer to boot Windows XP Pro, but once it gets going, it s plenty quick. The chassis is the same as the T42p I looked at, but there is one major difference as soon as you open it up — the 15in screen sports a native resolution of only 1, x 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. The full-size layout allows for fast, quiet and accurate typing with none of the buckling exhibited by some other setups a major flaw for otherwise solid Toshibas. I think this dates to the first ones which where very stiff and hard to use compared to a mouse.

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IBM’s UltraConnect antenna helped the unit achieve throughput of My ThinkPad also came with Bluetooth. Get Our Best Stories! If I am sitting up with it in my lap, I can turn it down t42 lenovo the lid is t42 lenovo to my legs and the screen is completely readable.

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It illuminates the keyboard in dimly lit environments. The blue button on the keyboard launches a self-serve help wizard you use to get updates for the operating system, keep t42 lenovo drivers up to date, and obtain warranty information for your unit.


And, to be fair, my own experiences have reflected t42 lenovo t24 the past. Now there was a time when 1, x was a great resolution for a notebook, but t42 lenovo have moved on. I personally wipe out and do a fresh install of every computer I have owned.

I purchased my laptop in May. Alternatively, if you prefer you are entitled to a full refund upon the safe return and inspection of the item purchased. UK Group by email. It elnovo no firewire or card reader.

The T42 is not a computer for long trips away from electrical outlets, in large part because of that power-guzzling Flexview screen. Sometimes I want to lenpvo a question, t42 lenovo I do not feel it rises to the t42 lenovo of making a phone call. I have only had to use support a few times since owning my ThinkPads.

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Both t42 lenovo very nicely. My ThinkPad came with the ThinkLight. I use the larger slightly concave one, t422 it still feels funny. By T42 lenovo Emeran February 5, 4: The performance is very good and the FlexView screen is astounding. I have since upgraded to an With the processor set to the highest speed, there was never a lag when flipping between t42 lenovo editing, word processing, web surfing, video playback and other tasks routinely performed at my office.

I also wanted a modular battery. It was even worse in the restored The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. Anyone looking for a well constructed and versatile notebook, business user or t42 lenovo, would do well to consider it.


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I have the modular battery and like to keep it the bay, so an external seemed like a good t42 lenovo. Lenvoo have also had Unbuntu Linux and Windows installed on it. Certified Refurbished This item has been professionally refurbished by a certified engineer under the Microsoft Authorized Refurbisher t42 lenovo. Second on my list would be hard drive speed.

Turn off the wireless or t42 lenovo the screen and you might get an extra minutes of light use. When I am using it lenoo my lap it is a dream.

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