Though not perfect, the T43 is a very good buy. If you believe this comment is offensive or violates the CNET’s Site Terms of Use , you can report it below this will not automatically remove the comment. The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. IBM ThinkPad keyboards are sealed and sit inside of a tray so that spills do not get to the electronics underneath. Also tried with Firefox and Firefox didn’t crash but streaming would pause.

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Although the screen brightness is not the best out there, I find the horizontal viewing angle of the T43 to be quite excellent. When the pointing stick is combined infdared the scroll button located between the two upper mouse buttons you can scroll through web pages and long documents with ease.

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IBM T43 Laptop, Infrared port enabling

Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Please note that I have the optional 9-cell extended life battery installed so the battery sticks out, the standard 6-cell battery is flushed with the back of the T ThinkPad T43 back-side view larger image.


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From the first time you pick up a T43 you can tell it is a solid computer. I would maybe check out websites that specifically deal IrDa for Linux to see how it works more in depth. The list of little features and utilities built into the T43 goes on and on. The cooling system of the T43 is not entirely dependent upon the fans.

Any interest in a really nice Xs? The T43 casing contains titanium and magnesium composite material that makes the notebook solid and prevents the screen jbm flexing. The technicians were very helpful and the process was great.

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This review makes the T43 seem like a h43 machine, and it is, but like everything in life it is not perfect. 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.


The T43 is particularly good for business related work and for computer programmers — two occupations in which you spend a lot of time using a computer and keyboard and also might need extra security to protect your data.

The specific ThinkPad T43 being reviewed here has the following specs:.

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All times are GMT Fingerprint Reader Security and Software The T43 can be configured with a built-in fingerprint reader on the right side to provide biometric security. I don’t use it and it has seen inftared use. Above the main keyboard are a few hardware buttons: The pointing stick makes it really easy to get the cursor where you want it to go on the screen. Below are some pictures of each side of the ThinkPad T43 that displays what ports we have on each side of the notebook.

IBM ThinkPad T43 Review (pics, specs)

Ironically, Dell made the for all of six months before ending its production. The fingerprint scanner is also very easy to setup and use although takes a few minutes to get used to. Monitor Output, and Multidrive view larger image.