Forum discussion tagged with lenovo.
  1. YunosVenge

    Question Lenovo y50-70: Searching for a replacement battery for a laptop no longer supported by Lenovo

    Hi everyone! I'm currently looking for a replacement battery for the Lenovo y50-70 laptop (model #: 59425944). Intel Core i7-4700HQ, GTX 860M, 8gb RAM. It only turns on and runs if plugged into the wall. I've removed the battery since it has bulged quite a bit. As the model is 5-6 years old, it...
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    Question trouble replacing network card in Lenovo laptop

    Hi so I have few years old Lenovo IdeaPad Y50-70 touch, which runs Okish for most tasks I need but I do have some annoying issues with wifi connection from time to time (like DC and signal loss). I thought why not replace the network card with some newer card that have WIFI 6 and BT5 so I bought...
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    Question Lenovo Customer Support?

    I have been researching new Laptops for a while (my eyes are bleeding) and all set on the Thinkpad X1 Extreme... was able to customize some options I wanted and ready to part with my money. There was a glitch in their "shopping cart" interface and I couldn't get it to go to the payment page. I...
  4. NEVERwinter

    Choosing between these laptops. Help!

    My Macbook Pro died last week, so I'm looking for a new one. A Windows one. I can get these laptops in similar price. But since I cannot try each one, I need help to choose. Especially if you have had hands-on experience between these: MSI PE60 2QE i7 5700 HQ - 16GB ddr3 - 2GB GTX 960M - 1TB...
  5. TurtleCrusher

    i3-4130T: Should I upgrade or stay as is?

    Hello everyone, I just got a Thinkcentre M73 Tiny USFF that has an i3-4130T. My main goals with this PC is to keep it working as an HTPC and an extremely casual gaming setup and hopefully cheap as I bought this for $45. I use my Thinkpad X230 for casual gaming on the go and would like better...
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    Display not detected (Thunderbolt)

    Hi there, I need your expert support! Problem: My laptop doesn't detect the external display anymore (though it worked before). Connected via Thunderbolt / USB C. History/What I tried: - The same issue happened before. Laptop was brand new. Worked for two weeks, then all of a sudden: black...
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    Lenovo Thinkpad wifi card BIOS whitelist

    Hi Anyone knows if situation remains as before regarding Lenovo Thinkpad 2018 range? As you know, if you purchased a Thinkpad notebook, you couldn't use another wifi card besides ones at their service parts list (usually not newest models). It's a pity as you couldn't improve wifi reception by...
  8. EXCellR8

    Older Lenovo/IBM Thinkpad Edge 14 (E40) Wireless Card Woes

    This has been a thorn in my side for the last week... I gave my dad an older Thinkpad and installed Windows 10 on it more recently. He loves the computer and it runs the OS fine but the wireless card or, more specifically, its drivers are causing a bit of intermittent connection loss. The card...
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    Lenovo Thinkpad T470 - Is this a good price and configuration

    Hello, I am looking to buy a Thinkpad laptop for home office and mobile office use, i.e. I am an independent contractor in financial services and was happy with a Thinkpad T-Series laptop several years ago. I was referred to a current Thinkpad sale that ends tonight, on the Lenovo site, in...
  10. Banana

    Lenovo Flex 5 14" hybrid laptop, $809 +tax

    Update 8/23/17: Dead - Price back up to $1099. I did receive the extra 4% back on Chase! I figured it's not really possible for them to check whether a discount code was used or not. This laptop usually goes on sale for around $1,000 in this configuration. It's $852 today, and there are 5%...
  11. bob4432

    Reputable place to get Refurbished Lenovo Thinkpads

    Getting to the time to pick up a couple refurbed Lenovo Thinkpads and was wondering if anybody had a good source? Thinking something like a pair of T430/s units. I will be re-using the SSDs I have in my current laptops so a HDD is not even necessary. Just need something with a 2nd or 3rd gen i5...
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    OLED vs IPS LCD: Battery Life

    Interesting comparison by HotHardware: http://hothardware.com/reviews/lenovo-thinkpad-x1-yoga-review?page=8#SsYvCsPfIcuE3DB1.99 Now let's appreciate this display: *IPS LCD (left), OLED (right)