Lenovo ThinkPad T500 Specifications

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino 2 with vPro Technology
  • Built-in Devices
    ThinkLight
  • Embedded Security
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM 1.2) Security Chip
  • Wireless capabilities
    IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11 n (draft), Bluetooth
  • Notebook type
    Midsize, HD display
  • Screen type
    Widescreen
  • Manufacturer
    Lenovo

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Core 2 Duo T9600 / 2.8 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • Cache
    L2 - 6 MB
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Data Bus Speed
    1066 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel GM45 Express
  • Features
    Intel 64 Technology, Intel Dynamic Acceleration, Intel Trusted Execution Technology, Intel Virtualization Technology

Cache Memory

  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Installed Size
    6 MB

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    1066 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC3-8500
  • Configuration Features
    2 x 2 GB
  • Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    4 GB

Storage

  • Interface
    Serial ATA-150
  • System Flash Memory
    Intel Turbo Memory (2 GB)
  • Optical Drive
    DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM removable
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD±R) / 4x (DVD±R DL)
  • Rewrite Speed
    16x (CD) / 6x (DVD±RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)
  • Type
    portable

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    8 GB
  • Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
  • Speed
    1066 MHz / PC3-8500
  • Form Factor
    SO-DIMM 204-pin
  • Slots Qty
    2
  • Empty Slots
    0

Environmental Parameters

  • Environmental standards
    EPA Energy Star, EPEAT Silver

Display

  • Widescreen Display
    Yes
  • Color Support
    24-bit (16.7 million colors)
  • Monitor Features
    anti-glare
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    39.1 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    WSXGA+

Hard Drive

  • Spindle Speed
    7200 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Capacity
    160 GB

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    PCI Express x16 - ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650 / Intel GMA 4500MHD - 256 MB
  • Integrated Webcam
    Yes
  • Sound
    Stereo speakers, microphone
  • Audio Codec
    CX20561

Input

  • Type
    TrackPoint, UltraNav, keyboard

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11a/b/g/n (draft), Bluetooth 2.0
  • Wireless Controller
    Intel WiFi Link 5100
  • Wired Protocol
    Gigabit Ethernet

Processor

  • Type
    Core 2 Duo
  • Processor Number
    T9600
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    2.8 GHz

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD SuperMulti DL
  • Type
    DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM
  • Form Factor
    removable

Modem

  • Features
    V.92 upgradable

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Battery

  • Cells
    9-cell
  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Run Time (Up To)
    9.4 sec

Card Reader

  • Type
    7 in 1 card reader
  • Supported Flash Memory
    Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, xD-Picture Card, xD-Picture Card Type H

AC Adapter

  • Input
    AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)

Connections & Expansion

  • Expansion Bays
    1 x Ultrabay Slim
  • Slots
    2 x memory (0 free)
    1 x CardBus (1 free)
    1 x ExpressCard/54 (1 free)
  • Interfaces
    3 x USB 2.0 - 4 pin USB Type A
    1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)
    1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11
    1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45
    1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) - 4 pin FireWire
    1 x headphones - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
    1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5 mm
    1 x display / video - 20 pin DisplayPort
  • Memory Card Reader
    7 in 1 (SD Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard, xD-Picture Card, SDHC Card, xD-Picture Card Type H)

Header

  • Brand
    Lenovo
  • Product Line
    Lenovo ThinkPad T500
  • Model
    2055
  • Localization
    English
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Software

  • Microsoft Office Preloaded
    Includes a pre-loaded image of select Microsoft Office 2010 suites. Purchase an Office 2010 Product Key Card or disc to activate preloaded software on this PC.

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    15.4 in
  • Color Support
    24-bit (16.7 million colors)

Networking

  • Max Transfer Rate
    56 Kbps
  • Data Link Protocol
    Bluetooth 2.0, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n (draft)
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes
  • Wireless NIC
    Intel WiFi Link 5100

Miscellaneous

  • Integrated Options
    ThinkLight
  • Security
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM 1.2) Security Chip, fingerprint reader
  • Features
    Intel Active Management Technology (iAMT), ThinkPad Roll Cage, administrator password, hard drive password, power-on password, security lock slot (cable lock sold separately)
  • Windows Vista Certification
    Windows Vista Premium Ready
  • Compliant Standards
    BSMI, CB, SASO, UL 60950, VCCI-II, cUL, CCC, CER, FCC Part 15 B, GOST, MIC, MPR II, MPR III, NOM

System

  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino 2 with vPro Technology
  • Notebook Type
    notebook
  • Platform
    Windows
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    160 GB
  • Embedded Security
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM 1.2) Security Chip
  • Security Devices
    fingerprint reader

Graphics Controller

  • Interface Type
    PCI Express x16

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    14.1 in
  • Depth
    10 in
  • Height
    1.3 in

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    High Definition Audio

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    3 years warranty

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    1066 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel GM45 Express
  • System Flash Memory
    Intel Turbo Memory (2 GB)

Environmental Standards

  • EPEAT Level
    EPEAT Silver
  • ENERGY STAR Certified
    Yes

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    5.95 lbs

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows Vista Business
  • Type
    Adobe Reader, Fingerprint Software, ThinkVantage Rescue and Recovery, ThinkVantage System Update, Windows Live Search, Windows Live Toolbar, McAfee VirusScan Plus with SiteAdvisor (30 days of virus definitions), PC Doctor, Roxio Creator Business Edition, Roxio My DVD, ThinkPad Utilities, ThinkVantage Access Connections, ThinkVantage Client Security, ThinkVantage Productivity Center

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650 / Intel GMA 4500MHD
  • Graphics Processor Series
    ATI Mobility Radeon HD, Intel GMA

Video Memory

  • Installed Size
    256 MB

Notebook Camera

  • Integrated Webcam
    Yes

Sustainability

General

  • Manufacturer
    Lenovo

Where to Buy

Lenovo ThinkPad T500 2055 - 15.4" - Core 2 Duo T9600 - 4 GB RAM - 160 GB HDD

Part Number: 20553AU
MSRP: $1,973.00 Low Price: $2,199.00 See all prices