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Which Lenovo Laptop?

Which Lenovo Laptop?
« on: June 25, 2007, 06:21:14 PM »
I am starting school this Fall, and would like to know what your opinions are regarding Lenovo laptops. I can't quite decide between the T61 or X61 Tablet.  I really like the size and flexibility of the tablet, but I feel I could get more for my money with the T61.  My real concern is whether or not I would even use the tablet function.  My question to the board is which one would you choose and why?

Re: Which Lenovo Laptop?
« Reply #1 on: June 25, 2007, 06:35:22 PM »
I have a X60, I believe.  It is the little 12" one.  It is awesome, and don't buy the "extended" battery.  You won't need it, it makes your laptop looks like a$$ and adds extra pound. 

Re: Which Lenovo Laptop?
« Reply #2 on: June 25, 2007, 07:50:20 PM »
I have a T60, which I really like. If you aren't' dead set on having the latest and greatest, you can save a lot of dollars by buying a discontinued configuration that is still in the box and still under warranty. This is what I did. Then you can upgrade slowly by adding more RAM and such.

Thinkpads are great because they can be upgraded more easily than other laptops. Even the processor can be upgraded.

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Re: Which Lenovo Laptop?
« Reply #3 on: June 26, 2007, 07:09:10 AM »
dont get a tablet, they are pointless, get the t61 15 inch... the bigger the screen the better when studying your notes on the computer, and a tablet is really a novelty that will easily fade over time... what school are you starting at? would it happen to be seton hall?

Re: Which Lenovo Laptop?
« Reply #4 on: June 26, 2007, 12:58:57 PM »
I appreciate everyone's input so far. I am starting to agree that the tablet while pretty cool in it's design and concept, will probably not be that useful at all. I am starting at William Mitchell in St. Paul.

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Re: Which Lenovo Laptop?
« Reply #5 on: June 26, 2007, 05:29:08 PM »
I appreciate everyone's input so far. I am starting to agree that the tablet while pretty cool in it's design and concept, will probably not be that useful at all. I am starting at William Mitchell in St. Paul.

ahh ok, reason I asked is that you had NJ in your name and SHU offers the three laptops u mentioned for a discounted rate and recommends them for 1Ls... but i guess a lot of schools do this