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T410 - Integrated Mobile Broadband - Upgradable

2010-12-14, 17:46 PM

What does this mean? I ordered a T410 with this option and I would like to connect to my Verizon account- do I need a SIM card from Verizon to get mobile broadband to work. It appears no mobile hardwear is installed on the machine??

 

 My x61 had the drivers and hardwear already installed - so this was previously very easy to do.

 

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Re: T410 - Integrated Mobile Broadband - Upgradable

2010-12-14, 17:57 PM

Hi and welcome to the forum!


Upgradable means that the internal antennas are installed inside, but you need physical Mobile Broadband card to use WWAN, the card can be bought from lenovo. I'm not sure about the SIM part though, isn't Verizon CDMA? were you given a SIM for your X61 from Verizon (given that you were using same connection)?

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Re: T410 - Integrated Mobile Broadband - Upgradable

2010-12-14, 17:57 PM

Hi and welcome to the forum!


Upgradable means that the internal antennas are installed inside, but you need physical Mobile Broadband card to use WWAN, the card can be bought from lenovo. I'm not sure about the SIM part though, isn't Verizon CDMA? were you given a SIM for your X61 from Verizon (given that you were using same connection)?

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Re: T410 - Integrated Mobile Broadband - Upgradable

2010-12-14, 18:14 PM

Thank you!

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Re: T410 - Integrated Mobile Broadband - Upgradable

2010-12-14, 18:27 PM

Yes, this card will work:- http://shop.lenovo.com/SEUILibrary/controller/e/web/LenovoPortal/en_US/catalog.workflow:item.detail?GroupID=38&Code=78Y1399

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