Press Release Summary:
IntelliStationÂ® M Pro workstations, powered by 3.0, 3.2, 3.4, 3.6, or 3.8 GHz Intel(TM) Pentium(TM) 4 processors, feature 2 MB L2 cache, 800 MHz FSB, and Extended Memory 64 Technology. Dual-core 3.2 GHz model is also available. LAN-ready products offer choice of dual-head-capable PCI Express graphics: NVIDIA Quadro NVS 280, NVIDIA Quadro FX 1400, ATI FireGL V3100/V7100, or 3Dlabs Wildcat Realizm 800. Integrated SATA and Ultra320 drives are available on select models.
Original Press Release:
IBM IntelliStation M Pro Models Produce High-Powered Graphics with Intel EM64T Technology, PCI Express Graphics, and New Dual-Core Processors
At a glance
These highly responsive, LAN-ready, and easy-to-use advanced workstations combine the latest technologies to create a high level of graphical and computational productivity and creativity.
Choice of Intel Pentium 4 processors with 800 MHz front-side bus (FSB) and Extended Memory 64 Technology (EM64T)
3.0, 3.2, 3.4, 3.6, and 3.8 GHz1 models
3.2 GHz dual-core model
NVIDIA Quadro NVS 280 for performance 2D
ATI FireGL V3100 for entry 3D
NVIDIA Quadro FX 1400 for advanced 3D
ATI FireGL V7100 for high-advanced 3D
3Dlabs Wildcat Realizm 800 for extreme 3D
Integrated SATA and Ultra320 on select models
Integrated Gigabit Ethernet
Choice of HDDs with S.M.A.R.T.:
SATA 80 GB2 7,200 rpm
73 GB 10,000 rpm Ultra320 SCSI
DVD/CD-RW optical drive
Minitower with four slots, five bays, and two fans
400-watt power supply
Microsoft(TM) Windows(TM) XP Professional
System hardware warranty - Three years, parts and labor
Bold new IntelliStation® M Pro workstation models deliver high-powered processing speed with Intel(TM) Pentium(TM) 4 processors with 2 MB L2 cache. This dependable workstation can potentially reduce project turnaround times in engineering, business, media creation, and scientific applications.
Intel Pentium 4 microprocessors
Choice of 3.0, 3.2, 3.4, 3.6, and 3.8 GHz1
Dual-core 3.2 GHz model
800 MHz FSB
2 MB L2 cache
Up to 8 GB3 with PC2-4200 CL3 ECC DDR2 RoHS SDRAM DIMM memory
Serial ATA (SATA)
Ultra320 SCSI on SCSI models
Choice of HDD:
80 GB 7,200 rpm SATA
73 GB 10,000 rpm Ultra320
Your choice of dual-head-capable, high-performance PCI Express graphics:
NVIDIA Quadro NVS 280
NVIDIA Quadro FX 1400
ATI FireGL V3100
ATI FireGL V7100
3Dlabs Wildcat Realizm 800
The highly reliable IntelliStation M Pro systems feature a three-year limited warranty4 on parts and labor5.
Planned availability date
September 23, 2005
1 GHz only measures microprocessor internal clock speed, not application performance. Many factors affect application performance.
2 GB equals 1,000,000,000 bytes when referring to HDD or memory capacity; actual capacity may be different.
3 Maximum memory may require replacement of standard memory with optional maximum memory modules.
4 For information on the IBM Statement of Limited Warranty, call 800-IBM-SERV (426-7378) or contact your IBM representative or reseller. Copies are available upon request.
5 You may be asked certain diagnostic questions before a technician is sent.