10-05-2010 07:03 PM
Add another X201 to the random shut down list. This is very annoying, but I can't really be without my computer for several weeks if that's the only way to get it looked at. VERY upset as this was, as you all know, quite a pricey computer.
10-06-2010 05:09 AM - edited 10-06-2010 05:16 AM
Great I have 150 of these units arriving in about one month
They seem to be getting engineers involved so this is a good step forward one has to give them credit for trying to help find a solution
10-15-2010 01:40 PM
I have exactly the same problem, i juts bought a x201 and its randomly shutdown like someone pull out the battery and disconnect the power, just black sreen and i need to turn it on again, im my case (for now) only happend when im playing games, i mean when i use the graphics card and the laptop turns hot.
Please please someone need to help, my laptop is new and i dont know what´s happening.
1) I want to know if this is a hardware or software problem?
2) I need to send it to Lenovo to fix it?
3) Is a common problem on all Lenovo x201 laptops?
10-15-2010 07:55 PM
I forget to say that i have this problem too: Sometimes the contrast of the Monitor is also auto fading out to a very poor contrast level and then slowly come back again to normal, and this just happen when i switch from a game that im playing to the desktop, and then when i return to the game the contrast of the monitor auto fade out again with a poor contrast level.
Please we need help!!!
10-15-2010 08:10 PM
it seems that it is a common problem here. this is my second x201 and it still has the shutdown symptom, but a little less frequent. and the contrast thing happens when not connected to outlet.
10-18-2010 11:07 AM
Add another one (with BSOD). Just re-started my computer... again....
It's starting to get annoying when you keep getting this random shut down, especially you expect you get a above average quality laptop when you pay so much extra in price!
Does anyone has a solution to why x201 model has this BSOD problem???????? Is there something in the production procedure that Lenovo has kept secret from consumers?????
10-18-2010 07:40 PM
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