ThinkPad 3.0GHz: can anybody verify?
steve at ibctech.ca
Thu Sep 4 18:48:15 UTC 2008
Gary Kline wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 03, 2008 at 11:00:19PM -0400, Steve Bertrand wrote:
>> Gary Kline wrote:
>>> I'm looking at a 3GHz ThinkPad w/out any OS. It's got
>>> at most 512M memory and only 40G drive. The guy I'm going to
>>> have upgrade this l'top thinks it will take a 160GB drive easily.
>>> Also that the RAM might max out at just 2GB.
>>> Any fellow TP-people onlist who know if my friend is right?
>> If you specify the model of the laptop, a quick Google or search on IBM
>> (Lenovo) website will inform you what the maximum upgrade path on
>> hardware is on the box.
> So if this 3GHz was an X-41 or a T-41, there'll be someplace
> online with the exact specs? Or is there more to the model
> designation. I have tried to find some specs on upgrade when I
> had my 600E. Found nothing.
As an example (T-41):
In the past, when dealing with business client purchases, what upgrade
paths I could not find on a website or via documentation, I was always
able to call up and ask via telephone.
> GVood point! I'll find what what this guy's quals are. No sense
> in blowing $400-500 out the window, then going "Oh, S**t!"
This could lead me way into off-topic-ness, so I'm going to leave it
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