Summary: The lightweight Lenovo ThinkPad X60 Tablet now runs Windows Vista--and remains one of the best convertible tablets on the market.
Pros: Lightweight, portable design; good performance and battery life; comfortable stylus and keyboard; screen automatically rotates when you adjust tablet position; touch screen is usable in direct sunlight.
Cons: Expensive; somewhat dim display; lacks S-Video port; price does not include an optical drive.
Summary: The first ultraportable to accommodate Intel's Core Duo processor, the ThinkPad X60s combines blazing performance and incredible battery life with a full feature set and a compact case. We like it.
Pros: Extremely portable design; excellent keyboard; fingerprint reader; integrated WWAN radio; great performance; incredibly long battery life when configured with high-capacity battery.
Cons: More expensive than comparable models; lacks built-in optical drive; lacks built-in support for ExpressCards.
Excerpt: Ultra portables are currently the most popular and fastest growing segments in laptops. The term ultra-portable refers to laptops, that have screen sizes of 12.1 inch screens and below. These laptops also due to their small size offer great battery life and a great mobile computing experience. One of the leaders in this space, is IBM with its X range of ThinkPad ultra-portables.
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.
Summary: The engineers at Lenovo really put their thinking caps on for the past year in developing the new X60 Tablet PC, the focus was certainly on usability and how to improve the tablet experience. I think they hit a homerun. The XGA MultiTouch display and SXGA+ offering are outstanding options, the MultiView is also really nice for a tablet pc where you’ll be using it in all types of lighting environments and holding it at various angles.
Summary: For tablet users this small, light tablet PC will offer hours of casual usage away from a power source and will comfortably handle a good range of commonly used software. The standard ThinkPad chassis is rugged and is easy to hold onto. The 8-cell battery protrudes from the edge of the unit, which looks a little strange in notebook mode, but acts as a great grip when in tablet mode.
Pros: ThinkVantage software, rugged design, excellent battery life