How do you rate this laptop with Linux?
Excellent
 
92% (11)
Good
 
8% (1)
Fair
0% (0)
Poor
0% (0)
Unusable
0% (0)

Lenovo ThinkPad X301

Introduction

This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Lenovo ThinkPad X301 laptop.

This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Lenovo ThinkPad X301. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the Lenovo ThinkPad X301 page on LapWik.

Editing This Page

If you would like to edit this page please first view our Editing Guidelines.

Specifications

For full specifications see the Lenovo ThinkPad X301 specifications page.

NameLenovo ThinkPad X301
ProcessorIntel Core 2 Duo SU9400 1.4GHz
Screen13.3” WXGA+ Widescreen
RAMUp to 4GB
HDD64GB to 128GB
Optical DriveDVD+-RW
GraphicsIntel Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD
Network10/100/1000 Ethernet
Intel WiFi Link 5100 802.11a/b/g/n
Intel WiFi Link 5300 802.11a/b/g/n
Intel WiMAX 5350 802.11a/b/g/n

Linux Compatibility

DeviceCompatibilityComments
ProcessorWorks
ScreenWorks
HDDWorks
Optical DriveWorks
GraphicsWorks
SoundWorks
EthernetWorks
WirelessWorks
BluetoothWorks
ModemNot Tested
USBWorks
Fingerprint ReaderNot Tested
WebcamWorks

Summary

Nothing special to report about the Lenovo Thinkpad X301 at all. It works perfectly with Linux out of the box.


Discussion

anon, 2013/08/27 20:07

Fingerprint works.
Using Xubuntu 12.04.
See:
http://xubuntugeek.blogspot.com.br/2013/04/how-to-get-fingerprint-authentication.html

clm, 2012/11/29 16:51

No problems at all here at Kubuntu 12.04 LTS.

impy, 2009/10/24 10:10

Hi,

with Ubuntu there are couple of problems with special keys.
I found also problems with the Intel WiFi Link 5100 802.11a/b/g/n, is very very slow!

Enter your comment. Wiki syntax is allowed:
If you can't read the letters on the image, download this .wav file to get them read to you.
 
lenovo_thinkpad_x301.txt · Last modified: 2010/10/13 15:21 (external edit)
Contact Us Sister Sites Privacy Policy Terms of Use
Copyright © 2006-2013 Linlap.com and other authors