ThinkPad A series Specifications

ThinkPad A series

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ThinkPad A series

Part Number: 2653R3U (Reviewed) Released: 1 May 2002

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Recommended Use
    corporate business, small business
  • Built-in Devices
    ThinkLight, TrackPoint, display, keyboard, stereo speakers
  • Operating System
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • Notebook type
    Desktop replacement (7.5 + lbs.)
  • Manufacturer
    IBM

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Pentium 4-M 2 GHz
  • Cache
    L2 - 512 KB - Advanced Transfer Cache
  • Data Bus Speed
    400 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 845MP

Cache Memory

  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Installed Size
    512 KB

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    266 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC2100
  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    256 MB
  • Data Integrity Check
    non-ECC

Storage

  • Optical Drive
    CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo removable
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    16x
  • Rewrite Speed
    10x
  • Type
    portable

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    1 GB
  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM - non-ECC
  • Speed
    266 MHz / PC2100
  • Form Factor
    SO-DIMM 200-pin
  • Slots Qty
    2
  • Empty Slots
    1

Environmental Parameters

  • Humidity Range Operating
    8 - 95%
  • Max Altitude Operating
    9840 ft

Display

  • Widescreen Display
    No
  • Color Support
    24-bit (16.7 million colors)
  • Monitor Features
    FlexView
  • Compliant Standards
    MPR-II, NOM, SASO
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    38.1 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    UXGA

Hard Drive

  • Type
    HDD
  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Capacity
    60 GB

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    AGP 4x - ATI Mobility FireGL 7800 - 64 MB DDR SDRAM

Input

  • Type
    TrackPoint, keyboard

Communications

  • Wireless Controller
    CDC
  • Wired Protocol
    10/100 Ethernet

Processor

  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Type
    Pentium 4-M
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    2 GHz

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    CD-RW / DVD
  • Type
    CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo
  • Form Factor
    removable

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Battery

  • Recharge Time
    3.5 hour(s)
  • Capacity
    4 Ah
  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Run Time (Up To)
    2 sec

AC Adapter

  • Input
    AC 100/240 V (50/60 Hz)
  • Output
    72 Watt

Connections & Expansion

  • Expansion Bays
    2 x front accessible
  • Slots
    2 x memory (1 free)
    1 x CardBus (1 free)
    1 x UltraPort (1 free)
  • Interfaces
    2 x USB - 4 pin USB Type A
    1 x serial - RS-264D - 9 pin D-Sub (DB-9)
    1 x parallel - IEEE 1284 (EPP/ECP) - 25 pin D-Sub (DB-25)
    1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)
    1 x infrared - IrDA
    1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11
    1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX - RJ-45
    1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire)
    1 x microphone - input - mini-phone mono 3.5 mm
    1 x audio - line-in - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
    1 x audio - line-out/headphones - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
    1 x display / video - S-video input - 4 pin mini-DIN
    1 x display / video - S-video output - 4 pin mini-DIN

Header

  • Brand
    IBM
  • Product Line
    IBM ThinkPad A31p
  • Model
    2653
  • Localization
    English
  • Country Kits
    United States
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Networking

  • Max Transfer Rate
    56 Kbps
  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet
  • Remote Management Protocol
    CIM, DMI 2.0
  • Form Factor
    plug-in module
  • Interface (Bus) Type
    CDC

System

  • Notebook Type
    notebook
  • Platform
    Windows
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    60 GB

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black
  • Integrated Options
    Stereo speakers, keyboard, display, TrackPoint, ThinkLight
  • Features
    Security Chip, administrator password, hard drive password, power-on password, wake on LAN
  • Compliant Standards
    ACPI 1.0b, ACPI 2.0, CISPR 22 Class B, FCC Class B certified, VCCI Class B ITE

Monitor

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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    13 in
  • Depth
    10.7 in
  • Height
    1.9 in

Graphics Controller

  • Interface Type
    AGP 4x

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    3 years warranty

Audio Output

  • Sound Output Mode
    stereo
  • Compliant Standards
    Sound Blaster 16, Sound Blaster Pro

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    400 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 845MP

Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor
    portable
  • Weight
    7.72 lbs

Power

  • Type
    power adapter
  • Voltage Required
    AC 100/240 V
  • Compliant Standards
    UL 1950
  • Min Operating Temperature
    41 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    95 °F

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • Type
    Access ThinkPad III, Adobe Acrobat, VERITAS RecordNow, Drivers & Utilities, IBM Access Support, IBM Update Connector, InterVideo WinDVD, MGI VideoWave 4, PC Doctor, ThinkVantage Access Connections, VERITAS DLA

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    ATI Mobility FireGL 7800

Video Memory

  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    64 MB

General

  • Manufacturer
    IBM

Where to Buy

ThinkPad A series

Part Number: 2653R3U Released: 1 May 2002

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