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IBM ThinkPad X41 2525

The ThinkPad X41 is equipped with the robust graphics capabilities. Supporting all of the power and graphics capabilities, the ThinkPad X41 includes t...

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“X41 almost perfect”

published 19/11/2007

Prosize, mobility, screen, performance, bluetooth

Consstrength, mouse

A very neat laptop, no surprises, exactly as manufacture describes. the 12" screen is ideal as it makes the laptop so portable and is more than large enough for word documents, music or watching movies. the 2.5 hour battery life is perhaps a bit short, especially as the laptop is so small i...

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published 20/05/2008

First, I must say. I love this laptop. So light and rigid. almost 4 hours of battery life and it has lost 30% of its capacity. Ive upgraded my memory from the standard 512 mb to 1.5 gb and it is much faster. Although the Pentium M isnt fast for some programs, but, the overall perormance is massive. Also Ive got the X4 dockingbase.

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Product Information : IBM ThinkPad X41 2525

Manufacturer's product description

The ThinkPad X41 is equipped with the robust graphics capabilities. Supporting all of the power and graphics capabilities, the ThinkPad X41 includes the ThinkPad Power Manager, allowing end-users to have control over the thermal management of their notebook PC, specifically the processor speed and the speed of the fan that cools the processor, two devices that significantly impact battery life. Power Manager also includes additional power management features that let users create battery schemes tailored for their specific computing needs. Along with the cost saving benefits of the complete suite of ThinkVantage Technologies, the ThinkPad X41 shares a common image with the ThinkPad T43 and ThinkPad R52, helping businesses to simplify integration of the ThinkPad X41 into their PC environment, and helping reduce the overall total cost of PC ownership. The ThinkPad X41 is designed to work with the optional X4 UltraBase Dock, providing an additional expansion option for mobile workers while bringing the combined weight to only 4 pounds. With the X4 UltraBase Dock, people have the flexibility of UltraBay Slim devices such as additional batteries, CD or DVD optical drives, added media options and increased storage capacity.

Product Details

Product Description: IBM ThinkPad X41 2525 - 12.1" - Pentium M 758 - Win XP Pro - 512 MB RAM - 60 GB HDD

System Type: Notebook

Operating System: Win XP Pro

Processor: Intel Pentium M 758 / 1.5 GHz LV / 2 MB Cache

Memory: 512 MB DDR2

Storage: 60 GB HDD / 4200 rpm

Optical Drive: No optical drive

Display: 12.1" 1024 x 768 / XGA

Graphics: Intel GMA 900

Networking: Bluetooth, 802.11a/b/g , Gigabit Ethernet , fax / modem

Battery: 4-cell - up to 2.5 hours

Integrated Options: ThinkLight

Security: Trusted Platform Module (TPM) Security Chip , fingerprint reader

Colour: Black

Dimensions (WxDxH): 26.8 cm x 21.1 cm x 2.69 cm

Weight: 1.4 kg, 1.3 kg

Localisation: English / United Kingdom, French / France

Environmental Standards: ENERGY STAR Qualified

Manufacturer Warranty: 3 years warranty


MPN: US263UK, US253UK, US263FR

System Type: Notebook

Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Processor / Chipset

CPU: Intel Pentium M 758 / 1.5 GHz

Cache: L2 - 2 MB

Power Efficiency: Low-Voltage (LV)

Front Side Bus: 400 MHz

Chipset: Mobile Intel 915GM Express

Platform Technology: Intel Centrino

Features: Enhanced SpeedStep technology, power-optimized processor system bus, Execute Disable Bit capability


RAM: 512 MB ( provided memory is soldered )

Max RAM Supported: 1.5 GB

Technology: DDR2 SDRAM

Speed: 533 MHz / PC2-4200

Form Factor: SO DIMM 200-pin

Slots Qty: 1

Empty Slots: 1


Main Storage: 60 GB HDD / 4200 rpm


Type: 12.1"

Resolution: 1024 x 768 ( XGA )

Widescreen: No

Image Aspect Ratio: 4:3

Colour Support: 24-bit (16.7 million colours)

Audio & Video

Graphics Processor: Intel GMA 900

Memory Allocation Technology: Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0

Sound: Speaker , microphone

Codec: AD1981B

Compliant Standards: DirectSound, AC '97


Type: Keyboard, TrackPoint


Wireless: Bluetooth, 802.11a/b/g

Wireless Controller: Intel PRO/Wireless 2915ABG, Intel PRO/Wireless 2200BG

Network Interface: Gigabit Ethernet


Protocols & Specifications: ITU V.90

Max Transfer Rate: 56 Kbps

Features: V.92 upgradable


Technology: 4-cell Lithium Ion

Capacity: 1900 mAh

Run Time: Up to 2.5 hours

Max Supported Qty: 2

Installed Qty: 1

AC Adapter

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

Output: 56 Watt

Connections & Expansion

Slots: 1 x CardBus ( 1 free )

Interfaces: 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 infrared - IrDA ¦ 1 x audio - line-out/headphones - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ¦ 1 x audio - line-in/microphone - mini-phone 3.5mm ¦ 2 x USB 2.0 - 4 PIN USB Type A ¦ 1 x docking / port replicator - 160 PIN docking ¦ 1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5mm

Memory Card Reader: Yes ( SD Card )


Software Included: Drivers & Utilities, Adobe Acrobat Reader, PC Doctor, ThinkVantage Access Connections, Access IBM, Norton Antivirus 2004 (3 months subscription), ThinkVantage Rescue and Recovery


Colour: Black

Integrated Options: ThinkLight

Security: Trusted Platform Module (TPM) Security Chip , fingerprint reader

Features: Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), administrator password, hard drive password, power-on password, Asset ID, Security Chip, ThinkVantage Embedded Security Subsystem 2.0

Compliant Standards: ACPI 2.0, ACPI 1.0b, BSMI, CCIB, cUL, UL 1950, VCCI-II, CB, FCC Part 15 B, CCEE, MIC

Localization: English / United Kingdom, French / France

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 26.8 cm

Depth: 21.1 cm

Height: 2.69 cm

Weight: 1.4 kg, 1.3 kg

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support: 3 years warranty

Service & Support Details: Limited warranty - parts and labour - 3 years ¦ Limited warranty - battery - 1 year

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature: 5 °C, 10 °C

Max Operating Temperature: 35 °C

Humidity Range Operating: 8 - 90%


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