Home » Hardware » notebooks » ThinkPad T30
notebook ThinkPad T30
model: ThinkPad T30(model id: 1335)
subtype (notebook, netbook, motherboard, tablet):
does it have a free boot firmware (BIOS,UEFI,...) ?
can free operating systems be installed?
does the device prevent installing wifi cards not-approved by the vendor?
yes (see the details inside the description entry)
year of commercialization:
compatibility with free software:
tested on:
Trisquel 6.0 Toutatis
tested with the following kernel libre:
video card model:
ATI Technologies Inc Radeon Mobility M7 LW [Radeon Mobility 7500] (works, but without 3D acceleration)
wifi model:
AIRONET Wireless Communications Cisco Aironet Wireless 802.11b (it works)
webcam model:
(there is no webcam)
Wifi card whitelist

All thinkpads have a Wifi card whitelist at the BIOS level that prevent installing certain WiFi cards. The restriction can be bypassed with a BIOS modification: Either installing Libreboot, Coreboot or editing the official Lenovo/IBM BIOS.

This laptop works with free software, except 3D acceleration doesn't work.

Write below your motivation

The contents of this page are in the Public Domain. (see the CC0 page for detailed information). Anyone is free to copy, modify, publish, use, sell, or distribute the text for any purpose, commercial or non-commercial, and by any means.
h-node.org is a hardware database project. It runs the h-source PHP software, version SVN-387, available under the GNU General Public (GPLv3) License.
JavaScript license information