IBM ThinkPad 560 – 1996 to 1998 Subnotebook for NA & EU Markets

Here we go, the ThinkPad 560! The 500 series was IBM’s Subnotebook/Ultraportable, almost as powerful as the 700 series, these were liked and a must have for top execs for portability. The 560 is not a necessarily a legendary or remarkable machine, it is overshadowed by the licensed 550BJ with it’s integrated printer, 701c with it’s butterfly keyboard, and the sawzaw 570 that introduced the first UltraBase. In Europe and …

IBM ThinkPad 600 – Buying the best built ThinkPad Ever

HEY! ITS TIME TO GET A THINKPAD WHATS A GOOD THINKPAD!? If you want to get one of the best ThinkPads ever, try the 600 series. They are the precursors to the T-Series, which did signify a difference in the way ThinkPads were being built. I wouldn’t classify this one a BentoBox ThinkPad but others might. Fun fact about these is the smell that they have. I believe that the …