Register Sign In Help. Given most office environments, the noise the SL emits will hardly be noticeable. A similar event occurred with the PCMark benchmark. The SL managed to stay on for 5 hours and 14 minutes. The speakers are loud enough for casual use, and fine for spoken word playback, like podcasts. If you find a post helpful and it answers your question, please mark it as an “Accepted Solution!

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To stave off objections, I always make sure that the notebook is running at maximum performance, with wPrime in multithreaded mode.

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Visit our network of sites: In the center of the keyboard sits the famously red touchpoint pointing device. A similar event occurred with the PCMark benchmark.

SL – Ethernet no longer working.

Lower viewing angles were better but similarly affected, with the image fading to black right before the notebook was shut.

If you’re out of warranty, then you will have to pay for the service.

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Having said that, is the new ThinkPad SL a worthwhile investment? Vertical angles were more in line with expectations; at upper viewing angles, the screen begins to fade and lose contrast. See our Lenovp Report.

By browsing this website, you consent to the use of cookies. Message 2 of 4. The display was sufficiently bright for the indoor office environment and even limited outdoor viewing, though direct sunlight would pose a problem.


Performance was acceptable with smooth desktop rendering. The LCD bezel is attached solidly to the base, with the friction of the hinges themselves enough to keep the lid in position.

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The speakers are loud enough for casual use, and fine for spoken word playback, like podcasts. For the battery test, I set the screen to sixty percent brightness, wireless networking on, and loading different webpages every so often.

System Recovery doesn’t seem to be working either. This is obviously a matter of personal preference, however, and is in no way a slight ethernef the laptop.

Lenovo ThinkPad SL 2. The computer never felt bogged down even with several applications open at one time thanks to the dual-core Intel processor buried within.

That being said, it held its own very well. PCMark05 is a benchmark that measures the overall system performance, so it considers the processor, hard drive, memory and OS as part of the mix. As far as noise is conerned, you generally only hear the fans when the notebook is under stress or overly hot. Given that the extended battery sticks less than an inch out of the back of the notebook, I definitely recommend upgrading to the 9-cell battery.

From what you have described, I think this issue is hardware related. At the end of the day, the SL is a worthy addition to the ThinkPad line, as it allows consumers to sacrifice ethednet certain degree of build quality while saving enough money to almost buy a second computer.


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The speaker grill beneath the display, while attractive, suffers from some of the same issues and shows fingerprints easily. In the past few months, Lenovo has tried to shake up its product availability a bit with the introduction of new lines of notebooks.

Logging into Vista initially took a mere swipe of an index finger, which was recognized on the first try at least nine out of ten times. The SL managed to stay on for 5 hours and 14 minutes.

Unlike most laptops, the pointing stick on the SL is actually usable as it accurately reflects movement lenpvo opposed s5l00 casting the cursor wildly about the screen. Is there anything else I can do?

Dell Inspiron 2. Even when scanning for new hardware it doesn’t show up and it’s not even listed ethernef an unidentified device. L – BIOS update 1.