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I cant find any machines on the Lenovo site to get a think pad with a 6630m
 
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I cant find any machines on the Lenovo site to get a think pad with a 6630m
Yeah, mine never said 6630 just AMD Discrete Graphics or something along those lines. The 6630 part only came up when i got my receipt.
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I cant find any machines on the Lenovo site to get a think pad with a 6630m
I think the US doesnt have it yet. I am annoyed by this as well. I would love the e420s with the 6630, but we dont have that option.
   
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I think the US doesnt have it yet. I am annoyed by this as well. I would love the e420s with the 6630, but we dont have that option.
I have noticed the US is getting the short end of the stick on laptops out in the rest of the world, I need a fricking laptop but I am waiting on a good one to come out -_-
 
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Mine came just as I was pulling out of the driveway for work Sadly I wont get to use it for another 4 hours. Counting down the minutes.
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Friends! Excellent news!

My E420s arrived a couple hours ago

Just got it out of the box and booted it up, I must it is one sexy piece of kit.
So far I'm very happy with it, but there are just two things I noticed initially:

In my opinion, the trackpad is a bit rubbish. Take this with a pinch of salt however, as I have never really been a huge fan of trackpads.
Secondly, the display has two issues. One is that it is glossy
The other is the black levels. It's certainly not a dealbreaker, and probably won't affect the overall experience by very much, but I thought I'd point them out anyways.

Loving the fingerprint scanner! So oldskool.

Oh I almost forgot, a word of advice for BRITS thinking of getting a Lenovo.. Avoid the UK online lenovo store at all costs. The company that manages the orders (Digital River) is terrible. Worst online shopping service I've ever used, and that is saying something. They couldn't even give me a valid consignment number, nor tell me when my laptop would arrive, nor carry out basic tasks such as adding or a removing an item from an order.

AVOID!!!

That is all for now... Will post with thoughts on the 6630 when I've put it through it's paces.

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