Category:SL Series

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ThinkPad SL Series

This page gives an overview of all ThinkPad SL Series (SL300, SL400, SL500) related topics.

ATTENTION!
The SL Series-notebooks have IdeaPad firmware, they are not ThinkPads as far as Operating System support (i.e. drivers) are concerned.

Hardware

  • CPU
    • Intel Core 2 Duo
      • Works without problems (tested on 2.6.27).
  • Graphics Hardware
    • integrated Intel X4500HD
      • Works without problems (tested on 2.6.27).
    • Discrete NVIDIA GeForce 9300 graphics
      • Unknown, but should work with the proprietary nVidia driver
  • Displays
    • 13,3" - 15,4" TFTs
      • Work without problems.
  • Interface ports
    • USB
      • Work without problems.
    • FireWire
      • Unknown, but should work.
  • Network interfaces
    • WLAN
      • Intel WiFi Link 5100: Works without problems (iwlagn) (tested on 2.6.27 with 802.11g)
      • Atheros AR5007EG chipset: Works with ath5k since 2.6.27. Use script to remove module before suspend/hibernate and reload after resume/thaw. For earlier kernels, see these instructions.
    • WWAN
      • Intel WiMAX/WiFi Link 5350 (UMTS/HSPA): Detected, but I couldn't make it connect (2.6.27)
    • LAN
      • Realtek RTL8111/8168B gigabit ethernet: works.
    • Bluetooth 2.0
      • Integrated chipset: Detected, but not tested (2.6.27)
  • Hotkeys
    • Buttons for ThinkCare, Volume up, Volume down, Mute in the upper left corner ==
      • Don't work (2.6.27)
    • Brightness up/down (with Fn)
      • Work, but inverted (Patch available: [1])
    • Other Fn combinations (Lock screen, Suspend etc.)
      • Not automatically detected, but should work.
  • ACPI
    • Suspend (s2ram)
      • Works (2.6.27). For 2.6.26 and earlier, use command "s2ram -f -s".
    • Hibernate (s2disk)
      • Works (2.6.26).
    • Battery state
      • Detected if only battery is used or not. (2.6.27)
      • Battery stage not very exact / maybe completely wrong (2.6.27). Powertop is more accurate than Gnome battery applet.
  • Other stuff
    • Fingerprint reader
      • Not detected (2.6.27)
    • Webcam
      • Detected, seems to work (can stream videos) (2.6.27)
    • HDASP
      • Not detected.

Subcategories

This category has the following 9 subcategories, out of 9 total.

Pages in category "SL Series"

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