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The IBM ThinkPad R40e notebooks deliver exceptional processing power at affordable prices. ThinkPad R40e notebooks offer the ideal blend of portabilit...

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Prosmall, light, cheap for size

Consslow and low end

I'll summarise the main features here and might probably add a lot of detail later: The main feature of this laptop is size, it one of the lightest laptops around and is only 2.7kg. It also has a integrated DVD roms, unlike the docking ones that try to cut size and weight by making external...

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Product Information : ThinkPad R40e

Manufacturer's product description

The IBM ThinkPad R40e notebooks deliver exceptional processing power at affordable prices. ThinkPad R40e notebooks offer the ideal blend of portability and essential features. These easy-to-use notebooks are perfect for your mobile computing needs. The ThinkPad R40e notebooks are one of the most versatile and affordable ThinkPad offerings to date. The ThinkPad R40e notebooks work right out of the box. Productivity and ease of use are enhanced for novices as well as experienced users.

Product Details

Product Description: IBM ThinkPad R40e 2684 - 14.1" - Celeron - Win XP Home - 128 MB RAM - 30 GB HDD

System Type: Notebook

Operating System: Win XP Home

Processor: Intel Celeron 2 GHz / 256 KB Cache

Memory: 128 MB DDR

Storage: 30 GB HDD

Optical Drive: DVD

Display: 14.1" 1024 x 768 / XGA

Graphics: ATI Radeon IGP330M

Networking: 10/100 Ethernet , fax / modem

Battery: Up to 2.1 hours

Dimensions (WxDxH): 31.3 cm x 25.4 cm x 3.9 cm

Weight: 2.7 kg

Localisation: United Kingdom

Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty



System Type: Notebook

Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

Processor / Chipset

CPU: Intel Celeron 2 GHz

Cache: L2 - 256 KB

Front Side Bus: 400 MHz

Chipset: ATI Radeon IGP330M

Features: Enhanced SpeedStep technology


RAM: 128 MB

Max RAM Supported: 1 GB

Technology: DDR SDRAM

Speed: 266 MHz / PC2100

Slots Qty: 2

Empty Slots: 1


Main Storage: 30 GB HDD

Optical Drive: DVD-ROM - fixed

Read Speed: 24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)


Type: 14.1"

Resolution: 1024 x 768 ( XGA )

Widescreen: No

Colour Support: 24-bit (16.7 million colours)

Audio & Video

Graphics Processor: AGP - ATI Radeon IGP330M

Memory Allocation Technology: Shared Video Memory (UMA)

Sound: Speaker

Compliant Standards: AC '97


Type: Keyboard, TrackPoint


Network Interface: 10/100 Ethernet


Protocols & Specifications: ITU V.90

Max Transfer Rate: 56 Kbps


Technology: Lithium Ion

Capacity: 4000 mAh

Run Time: Up to 2.1 hours

AC Adapter

Input: AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )

Output: 72 Watt

Connections & Expansion

Slots: 2 x memory ( 1 free ) ¦ 1 x CardBus ( 1 free )

Interfaces: 2 x USB - 4 PIN USB Type A ¦ 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 modem - phone line - RJ-11 ¦ 1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX - RJ-45 ¦ 1 x audio - line-out/headphones - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ¦ 1 x microphone - input - mini-phone mono 3.5 mm


Software Included: Drivers & Utilities, Adobe Acrobat Reader, PC Doctor, Intervideo WinDVD, ThinkVantage Rapid Restore PC, Norton AntiVirus 2003 (OEM)


Features: Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), administrator password, hard drive password, power-on password

Compliant Standards: FCC Class B certified, MPR II, BSMI, VCCI Class B ITE, CISPR 22 Class B, IEC950, NOM, SASO, UL 1950

Localization: United Kingdom

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 31.3 cm

Depth: 25.4 cm

Height: 3.9 cm

Weight: 2.7 kg

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

Service & Support Details: Limited warranty - parts and labour - 1 year ¦ Limited warranty - battery - 1 year

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature: 10 °C

Max Operating Temperature: 31 °C

Humidity Range Operating: 8 - 80%

Max Altitude Operating: 3 km

Sound Emission: 40 dB


Listed on Ciao since: 24/03/2004