IBM Thinkpad R50e - A good purchase?
Hello all fellow Linux users :)
I'm thinking of getting a laptop, and after doing some research I've found an IBM Thinkpad R50e to a reasonable price. )I've googled some, and found some resource sites on how to install Linux on it. But I'm looking for some more vocal suggestions...
The laptop has the following spesifications:
Built in: speakers, WLAN-antenna, "ThinkLight"
Processor: Intel Pentium M 735 1.7 GHz
Cache-memory: 2 MB - L2 Cache
RAM: 512 MB (extendable up to 2 GB ) DDR SDRAM - PC2700 - 266 MHz
Harddisc: 60 GB - 5400 rpm
CD-RW / DVD-R - (integrated)
Monitor: 15" TFT XGA (1024 x 768) - 24-bit (16,7 million colours)
Graffic-controller: Intel 855GM
Fax / modem - CDC - 56 kbps
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g Wireless NIC
Intel PRO/Wireless 2200BG
AC 110/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Is it a good Linux-laptop?