Summary: I bought this laptop because I read good reviews and I wanted something cheap with a fingerprint scanner. However, the palm rest gets noticeably hot after performing simple tasks. This one had Windows 8 and it was extremely slow. The pointer is annoying because it drifts off without notice.
Pros: Great price for what my sister-in-law needed. Normally I would have recommended a tablet, but she needs to print from this and wireless printing was not an option. She was on a very tight budget and while the tech here is dated, it was by far and away better than what she could have bought for un...
Cons: Got it. Plugged in battery and AC cord so I could update W7 while it was charging. EXCEPT, that it didn't charge. Inspected the battery only to find it had a crack in it and it would not charge. Kept getting charge error light blinking. RMA'd it and am waiting for "new" one. I'll get back to you ...
Excerpt: I use this laptop at work and it is the most reliable laptop I have used (I used to have a HP NC6000). The battery life is good and the power management feature makes a big difference to the amount of battery life I get. WIth the standard battery I usually get 4 hours.
Pros: Lightweight design, durable and comfortable typing
Excerpt: Seit nunmehr 3 Monaten bin ich stolzer Besitzer eines ThinkPad X61s von Lenovo. Gekauft habe ich es als Angebot für Studenten zu einem Preis von ca 1600€. Leider war das einzig wählbare Betriebssystem Windows Vista Business, darauf werde ich später eingehen.
Pros: Akkulaufzeit, Gewicht, Verarbeitung, möglichkeit auf XP Downgrade