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Notebook Computer complies with TAA standards.

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Suited for small and medium businesses, ThinkPad® X32 is based on 1.8 GHz Intel Pentium(TM) M processor with 2 Mb L2 cache, 400 MHz FSB, and Intel SpeedStep technology. Unit features Intel 855 PM chipset, 12.1 in. TFT display with 1,024 x 768 pixel resolution, 40 Gb hard disk drive, accelerated graphics port, and 256 Mb memory expandable to max of 2.0 Gb. Optional extended life battery provides up to 10 hours of life when used with main battery.

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New IBM ThinkPad X32 Notebook Computer Model Complies With TAA Standards

At a glance
The new Trade Act Agreement (TAA)-compliant ThinkPad X32 notebook offers great features and options, including:

All-day battery life (up to 10 hours) with system battery plus optional extended life battery

Enhanced port replication and expansion via the optional ThinkPad X3 UltraBase

Intel Pentium M processor 745 (1.8 GHz, 2 MB L2 cache, 400 MHz front-side bus (FSB)) with Intel SpeedStep technology

Wireless upgradable model

Mini-PCI card, based on IEEE 802.11b4 or 802.11b/g on selected models

Integrated UltraConnect(TM) antenna to help optimize worldwide frequency coverage and performance for improved wireless LAN connectivity on 802.11a, 802.11b, and 802.11g networks5

IBM Embedded Security Subsystem 2.06

Sleek profile and light weight

Easy one-button access to information on your system with the Access IBM button

Microsoft(TM) Windows(TM) XP Professional

The new models of the ThinkPad® X32 notebook are ideal for small and medium business. The slim, feature-rich notebook packs outstanding battery life and performance in a small package.

These models feature a 308-mm (12.1-in) TFT display and options that include additional memory, port replication, and docking. Models are as light as 1.64 kg (3.6 lb). Dimensions are 273 x 223 mm (10.7 x 8.8 in) x 24.9 to 30.2 mm (0.98 to 1.19 in). The titanium composite cover helps protect your investment.

Sensational options

All-day computing: The optional extended life battery provides up to 10 hours of battery life when used with the main battery.

ThinkPad X3 UltraBase: Cable management and expansion are made easy through a variety of Ultrabay(TM) options.

Feel the power
Intel(TM) Centrino mobile technology on selected models:
Intel Pentium(TM) M processor
Intel PRO/Wireless family
Intel 855 PM chipset

Data security with IBM Embedded Security Subsystem 2.0, Trusted Computing Group (TCG)-compliant

Accelerated graphics port (AGP) 4x

400 MHz FSB 2 MB L2 on-board cache

40 GB high-speed (HS) HDD

Standard 256 MB of memory, expandable with either PC2100 or PC2700 double data rate (DDR) SDRAM modules to a maximum 2.0 GB

Brilliant 308-mm (12.1-in) XGA TFT display with 1024 x 768 resolution

Six-cell Li-Ion battery for up to 6.1 hours of standard battery life

Get connected
Variety of network connections: 56K V.90 modem (V.92-designed)13 and Ethernet. Model is Wi-Fi wireless upgradeable.

Standard ports, including parallel, two USB 2.0, external display, RJ-45, RJ-11, IEEE 1394, infrared, and Compact Flash.

Infrared port for wireless data transfer or synchronization with a personal digital assistant (PDA) or cell phone.

Take control
ThinkLight®: Easy to view your keyboard in low-light conditions

Access IBM button: One-button access to online information

Management tools to help your system run smoothly

ImageUltra(TM) services

Help reduce your IT costs and simplify client deployment and management.

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Planned availability
April 2005

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