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Lenovo ThinkPad T61

Lenovo ThinkPad T61
alaScore 80

22 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 22 reviews of Lenovo ThinkPad T61. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Comments about the price and portability are on the whole positive, but the battery and screen get mixed reviews.

design, portability, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Lenovo ThinkPad T61 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Lenovo ThinkPad T61 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on People are impressed by the price.


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This summary is based on the products: Refurbished Blue Lenovo ThinkPad T61 Core Duo LaptopRefurbished Blue Lenovo ThinkPad T61 Core Duo Laptop

May, 2018

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Lenovo Thinkpad T61p


The ThinkPad T61p is yet another sturdy, powerful, and flexible laptop from Lenovo. Among its strengths are its super solid feel, confirmed by users and experts alike. Powerful is the best word to describe its Intel Core 2 Duo T7700, which runs at 2.4...

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I was initially quite attracted to a refurbished machine, it's more green, recycled, and best bang for your buck. However I have only every purchased brand new notebooks so far in my life. I am disappointed. Blue Screen of death right out of the box,...

Jan, 2013

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Bought it for my wife.


We had Lenovo's previously and were very happy with them. So far so good with this one. Easy to use.

Nov, 2015

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laptop for those who really work


product have excellent basic characteristics. Lenovo ThinkPad T61p design is made in the best traditions of the line ThinkPad: the same rec ...

Performance, classic and elegant design, quiet, security, long battery life, ergonomics

I think there is not disadvantages

Nov, 2012

Product Specifications


Audio system:Intel HDA 24-bit
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speaker Power:2


Number of battery cells:9


Front Camera:N


Aspect Ratio:16:10
Display Diagonal:15.4
Display Resolution:1920 x 1200


Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA Quadro FX 570M
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.256


Pointing device:ThinkPad UltraNav


Internal memory:2
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM


Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Networking features:Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN

Other Features

Audio system:Intel HDA 24-bit
Hard disk drive, user password: Yes
HDD user password:Y
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: Yes
Modem Speed:56
Modem Type:V.92
TV in port: No
Wireless Technology:Intel 4965AGN

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: Yes
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: Yes
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
Modem (RJ-11) ports:1
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
TV out:N
TV out port: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


Bus type:FSB
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):13
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Number of Processing Die Transistors:291
Processing die size:143
Processor cache:4
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Merom
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel® Core™2 Duo
Processor frequency:2.6
Processor front side bus:800
Processor lithography:65
Processor model:T7800
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core 2 Duo T7000 series
Processor socket:Socket 479
Processor threads:2
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35

Processor special features

Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: No
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Processor ARK ID:31729
Processor code:SLA75
Processor package size:35
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: No


Cable lock slot:IBM
Fingerprint reader: Yes


Operating system installed:Windows Vista Ultimate


Card reader integrated: Yes
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Host interface:SATA
Total Storage Capacity:200

Weight & Dimensions