I have not run any benchmarks on this laptop yet but will do so for the upcoming full review. ThinkPad T43 back-side view larger image. The modem and Ethernet jacks reside next to the S-Video port. ThinkPad T43 right-side view larger image. What Lenovo will be doing over the next 5-years is figuring out how to get costs of production down while maintaining the ThinkPad brand and quality, not a small feat by any means. Battery The battery included with the T43 is a standard 6-cell Lithium Ion rechargeable battery. Brightness and clarity on the T43 does not match the top screens out on the market today.

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ThinkPad T43 keyboard view larger image. A view of what you get in the box with a new ThinkPad T43 view larger image.

It would have been nice to have play, pause and stop buttons for fhinkpad DVD player, but these are more consumer oriented features and in general IBM shies away from such things. On the left side of the ThinkPad T43 we have a majority of our ports. According to Big Blue, the fingerprint reader provides a convenient means for unique user identification to a Windows system and eliminates the need for users to remember multiple passwords.

Lenovo is committed to environmental leadership from operations to product design and recycling solutions. I recently used a Dell Inspiron m and on the left palm rest the heat build was a big annoyance at best, uncomfortable at worst. Simply pull the cable from the display cover.

How to replace screen on IBM ThinkPad T43p

I did replace ONLY old lcd panel with new one, all cables, screen box, and other things have not been remmoved, all are left from previous screen. You can just replace the backlight instead of the whole LCD screen. Battery The battery included with the T43 is a standard 6-cell Lithium Ion rechargeable battery.


The screen quality and brightness is middle of the road. If yes, connect all back together and install the original screen.

IBM ThinkPad T43 Review (pics, specs)

HI, just want to ask you idsplay I could use a compaq nc to replace it on my IBM thnkpad T40 it seems to me they both have the same dimentions and idsplay any repply would be much appreciated lcd screenless in Seattle. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. In fact, this notebook was designed to be a mobile workstation. I was worried as I had no way of knowing if it was the screen back light or the inverter that was bad, but the way the symptoms were described with the pink colors fit what I was seeing so I took the chance.

Ghosting on the display a phenomenon in which fast motion on a screen causes streaks or trails of ghost images has not been an ib, with this display, some T42 users reported such issues, especially on inch display models.

IBM ThinkPad T43 Review (pics, specs)

Henk Udo The netherlands. The T43 can be configured with a built-in fingerprint reader on the right side to provide biometric security. Many thanks George, just wanted to understand, whetehr replacing motherboard will resolve the issue?!! By browsing this website, you consent to the use of cookies. IBM ThinkPad keyboards are sealed and sit inside of a tray so that spills do not ihm to the electronics underneath.


ThinkPad T43 right-side view larger image. I had two on the front bezel top near the lightbut only three on the bottom of the front bezel.

Above the main thinjpad are a few hardware buttons: If it works, try replacing the video cable and only after that installing the new XGA screen.

The fingerprint reader is now available on the Using these for passwords is very insecure and hackers will get into your machine in seconds if they know just a little bit of personal information about you. We use Super Pi to get a benchmark of processor speed. At the moment I have one machine that I can cannabalise.

Same thing also happens with XGA screen from T Input and Output Ports Below are some pictures of each side of the ThinkPad T43 that displays what ports we have on each side of the notebook. Pros The best keyboard around, combined with TrackPoint navigation allows for easy use and input Tough case titanium reinforced plastic and rugged design, yet still thin-and-light Using finger scanner as a substitute for password logon makes for easy yet secure protection of your account.

Also, consider the fact that when you do use a very secure password, our feeble human mind is much more likely to forget that password. Welcome to the forum! This is actually a lot worse security-wise than what a secure password can achieve.