[ltp] New Thinkpad

David Griffith linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Wed, 24 Apr 2013 13:18:10 -0700 (PDT)

On Wed, 24 Apr 2013, John Jason Jordan wrote:

> Last Sunday I saw a Zareason laptop that they shipped with Ubuntu. It
> boots in 15 seconds. Want!
> Well, that is, I *would* want it if I could get it with a dock like I
> have for my T61. I have an ethernet and three USB cables to
> connect, and I don't want them running down the sides of the computer,
> getting in my way.
> So I'm shopping for a new Thinkpad, and that has led to confusion.
> Lenovo's website doesn't make it easy to figure things out. Lots of
> pics and pretty words, few facts and scant information.
> I want a machine as rugged as my T61 has been, but with pretty cutting
> edge power - 1 TB storage + mSATA, Blue-ray burner, etc., and with a
> 15.6 inch screen at 1920x1080. I expect it will cost $2000+.
> Let me start with this question: What are the differences among the T,
> L, W and Edge series?
> Depending on the responses to the above question, I'm leaning toward
> the T or W series. I tried to customize several, but there were few
> options. I couldn't find any Blu-ray drives at all. Are Thinpads all
> pretty much bundled into package deals now?
> Thanks in advance for responses and suggestions.

Have you tried thinkwiki.org yet?

David Griffith

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