Usability is second-to-none with the ThinkPad line and consumer oriented bells and whistles such as multicard readers or widescreen LCDs are shunned in favor of things such as adding keyboard lights, biometric security readers, hard-drive shock protection or other things that generally add to the usability, durability and security of a notebook. Please do NOT send private messages since I won’t be able to read them. With other laptops you can usually push on the back of the lid and get a worrying ripple effect on the LCD screen, the T43 protective case will prevent such a thing from happening. What Lenovo will be doing over the next 5-years is figuring out how to get costs of production down while maintaining the ThinkPad brand and quality, not a small feat by any means. Settling for the smaller sized screen results in a smaller overall footprint, less weight and longer battery life and so is better for someone that desires to be more mobile. No Display on Thinkpad T43 laptop. The internal heat and frequency of the fan running on the T43 is largely dependent upon how many and what applications you are running and what the external environment temperature is.

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ThinkPad T43 Screen view larger image The screen quality and brightness is middle of the road.

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However, for right now there are very few ExpressCard compatible accessories available. This website uses cookies. The list of little features and utilities built into the T43 goes on and on. When the pointing stick is combined with the scroll button located between the two upper mouse buttons you can scroll through web pages and long documents with ease.

The pointing stick makes it really easy to get the cursor where you want it to go on the screen.


The TrackPoint navigation featuring a pointing stick, touchpad and multiple mouse buttons lets you choose your favorite way to navigate the cursor on the screen. I had the screen brightness just above half 4 bars out of 7 and wi-fi was on. By browsing this website, you consent to the use of xisplay. Lenovo is t433 to environmental leadership from operations to product design and recycling solutions.

However, the design team, marketing team and product development team will all stay the same for the ThinkPad brand. IBM ThinkPad keyboards ivm sealed and sit inside of a tray so that spills do not get to the electronics underneath. Great wireless range and features UltraBay provides option to easily put in an extra hard drive, different optical drive such as a DVD burner, or an extra battery.

IBM ThinkPad T43 Review (pics, specs)

You can use the UltraBay to put in an extra battery, a different type of optical drive dsiplay even a sled that contains a secondary hard drive that is possible to boot to. We use Dizplay Pi to get a benchmark of processor speed.

See our Sustainability Report. Visit our network of sites: Many thanks George, just wanted dieplay understand, whetehr replacing motherboard will resolve the issue?!! Headphones or a pair of external speakers are a necessity for decent sound.

The ThinkPad 43 does not end the streak of disappointing laptop speakers. Headphone out and microphone in ports are sandwiched between the Ethernet port and fan vent.

Brightness and clarity on the T43 does not match the top screens out on the market today.

The usability and ergonomics of a keyboard is hugely important for a laptop, IBM has done much research and exerted great effort to ensure this important feature is as good as it can be. The parallel port is a legacy port hangover and is completely unnecessary for the consumer, but there are some corporate customers that still need this.

According to Big Blue, the fingerprint reader provides a convenient means for unique user identification to a Windows system and eliminates the need for users to remember multiple passwords.


On the left side of the ThinkPad T43 we have a majority dixplay our ports.

Forums Knowledge Base Blogs. If your notebook all of a sudden one day is behaving strangely and crashing, you can use the built-in Restore and Recovery utility and take your notebook back to a point in time so everything is setup exactly as it was at that chosen time. No Display on Thinkpad T43 laptop. This is the same for any laptop. Conclusion If what you are looking for is a highly durable yet light laptop, with great performance, great usability and from a company that will provide good service and support, then the ThinkPad T43 is the hand that fits the glove.

IBM ThinkPad T43 Review (pics, specs)

Using these for passwords is very insecure and hackers will get into your machine in seconds if they know just a little bit of personal information about you. Comparison of notebooks using Super Pi to calculate Pi diwplay 2 million digits plugged in: Clever internal design displag placement of vents goes a long way to keeping the T43 cool enough. Battery The battery included with the T43 is a standard 6-cell Lithium Ion rechargeable battery.

You can also swap out the CD drive and place an UltraBay Slim battery there so that when your 1 battery gets low you can just tell the notebook to switch to using the 2 battery, or it will diaplay this automatically for you if battery 1 gets low. The screen cover for the ThinkPad T42 is constructed of magnesium alloy and prevents any screen flexing.