I found almost little to no risk of breaking other components during this process, unlike other laptops which are not so user friendly in this area. The function key combination to enable and disable the wireless no longer works so at first I assumed that some hardware had died, however: Add to Basket Qty. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. The screen lacks defined blacks and good contrast. This can include some scratches or scuff marks, stickers and sticker residue, dents or indentations, some chips or slight cracks to the casing, minor blemishes on the screen and worn keys. All laptops come with a power supply..

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We sell high grade refurbished equipment from tier one brands. Unless idle, the laptop usually had its fan spinning at a low speed outputting a fair amount of heat.

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The differences between the 2 systems are pretty amazing. Enter the code in the box below. For better speaker performance, the optional Imb base provides much better sound quality. It works fine on another laptop running Lucid. April 8th, 4.

Usually cell phones barely work and cutout frequently. All our laptops go through a full refurbishment process. For the ultimate travel machine, I personally would install XP Professional on it for better battery life.

In the unlikely event and problem occurs within the first 14 days, we will collect and replace the laptop free of charge. We put these laptops through an extensive refurbishment process.


Tags for this Thread lucid wirless, wirelessx61s. As the following results show, it provided some very respectable benchmarks. I would recommend this laptop to people who are dumb and low on money.

[SOLVED] – wireless no longer working – lenovo x61s

I’ve noticed that there appear to be no user-configurable wireless settings in the BIOS. We do not charge extra for delivery. I never really used the Touchpoint on my T60, falling back to the touchpad on almost all occasions.

Thank you, praseodym, for trying to help me. It really seems like a handbag sized ThinkPad down to the smallest detail. After being powered on for minutes, the right side gets pretty warm.

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During my testing, I was only using the WiFi card for internet access. April 8th, 6. The right side was fairly warm to the touch, and when I took the laptop apart to find the cause of the heat, I found that both the WiFi and WWAN cards were directly under this area. Free Delivery to the UK The price you see is the price you pay.

The wired connection works but this just isn’t practical for me. Given that the hinges are so much smaller on this model, it could be that they have a much smaller friction surface.

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Both systems were using their respective extended batteries, which were around the 80Ah capacity. Thickness of X61 compared to Blackberry Pearl view large image.


With Vista the system likes to occasionally go wild in the background almost pegging the processor, eating up precious power from the battery at times. The palm rest was also another heat source, with both wireless cards mounted under the right side.

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ThinkPad X61 view large image. The computer is clunky, the keyboard is cramped Gives you arthritisthe mouse If thats what you want to call it is terrible, and the battery, ooh I could go on and on on that piece of garbage. This gives you a comfortable typing surface, that once you get used to the odd size outer keys, becomes a pleasure to type on. We are here to help.

I found almost little to no risk of breaking other components during this process, unlike other laptops which are not so user friendly in this area.