Summary: Pen tablet computers are laptops for people who work while standing or walking around. They are used in a wide range of business applications, from healthcare to sales, but have fallen far short of the industry’s initial optimistic expectations - they still account for less than two percent of the laptops sold.
Excerpt: Lenovo’s ThinkPad X60 is an ultra-light Tablet PC with a heavyweight punch. The X60 takes advantage of and positively upholds the excellent reputation of the IBM ThinkPad line of laptops. ThinkPads are slightly utilitarian in design, but this is part of their universal appeal. Even as an ultra-portable, the X60 may have enough sinewy power to give bulkier, high-spec laptops a tough run for the money.
Pros: Feels fast and nimble; amazing 4GB RAM capacity; excellent battery life; biometric security
Cons: Thick body (with dock); no built-in optical drive; busy keyboard
Wacom Penabled Tablet PC with Fingerprint Recognition, other cool features
Consumer Electronics Net
14 December 2006
Excerpt: One of the neatest aspects of Wacom Penabled Tablet PCs is the fact that you can draw directly on the screen, effectively giving you two computers in one footprint. In addition, with the proper accessories, that Tablet PC can be your main desktop as well. Lenovo has just introduced its latest Tablet PC that helps the company push the envelope in the Tablet PC space.
Excerpt: The Lenovo Thinkpad X60s laptop PC is powered by 1.67 GHz Intel Pentium Dual Core Processor L2400 with 1 MB L2 Cache, 533 MHz FSB featuring Intel Mobile 945GM Express Chipset motherboard, 512-MB DDR2 PC2-5300 SDRAM (2-GB max), 80-GB 5400 rpm SATA hard disk drive and a standard 24X DVD/CD-RW Combo Optical Drive.