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Undervolting the CPU

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The ThinkPad P1 features a very powerful CPU inside a relatively small chassis.  As a result the CPU fans can activate more often than is wanted and the amount of time you can spend on battery can be reduced.  There are a couple of tools to help with this. In Windows, the Intel XTU utility […]

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Fedora on a ThinkPad P1

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Following on from the successful RHEL8 on a ThinkPad P1 installation I thought I would revisit my Fedora install. Specifications As a reminder, here are the specifications of the ThinkPad P1: ThinkPad P1 model 20MDCTO1WW Intel(R) Xeon(R) E-2176M CPU @ 2.70GHz 1 x 32 GB SODIMM, DDR4, Speed: 2667 MT/s, Manufacturer: Samsung, Part Number: M471A4G43MB1-CTD 1 […]

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RHEL 8 on a ThinkPad P1

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Following on from my earlier posts concerning the availability of the RHEL 8 Beta and having taken a Backup with Clonezilla of my ThinkPad P1 I thought it was a good opportunity to test RHEL 8 on this new laptop. The specs of the laptop are as follows: ThinkPad P1 model 20MDCTO1WW Intel(R) Xeon(R) E-2176M […]

ThinkPad P1

Backup with Clonezilla

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The ThinkPad P1 is a fantastic machine for running intensive applications whilst also maintaining portability and a 15″ screen. The P1 has recently joined my ThinkPad family. Upon taking delivery of any ThinkPad, it’s recommended to take a full backup of the device so that in the event of any unforeseen catastrophes you are able […]