Press Release Summary:
Available with 1.7, 1.8, 2.0, or 2.1 GHz Intel Penium M processor or 1.4 GHz Intel Celeron M processor, ThinkPad Z60t Notebooks include PC2-4200 DDR2 SDRAM 533 MHz SO DIMM memory, and 256 or 512 MB standard memory expandable to 2 GB. Widescreen TFT display is 14.0 in. with 1,280 x 768 resolution. Select models are available with 40, 60, 80, or 100 GB HDD. Additional features include Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 900, ThinkPad 11a/b/g Wi-Fi wireless, and UltraConnect antenna.
Original Press Release:
New ThinkPad Z60t Notebooks Offer Perfect Balance of Wide Screen Display and Portability
At a glance
The new ThinkPad Z60t notebook features:
Intel Pentium M processor 740 (1.7 GHz, 2 MB L2 cache, 533 MHz front-side bus (FSB)), Intel Pentium M processor 750 (1.8 GHz, 2 MB L2 cache, 533 MHz FSB), Intel Pentium M processor 760 (2.0 GHz, 2 MB L2 cache, 533 MHz FSB), Intel Pentium M processor 770 (2.1 GHz, 2 MB L2 cache, 533 MHz FSB), or Intel Celeron M processor 360 (1.4 GHz, 1 MB L2 cache, 400 MHz FSB)
All models include enhanced Intel SpeedStep technology with two performance modes:
PC2-4200 double data rate 2 (DDR2) SDRAM 533 MHz SO DIMM memory
256 or 512 MB of standard memory expandable to 2 GB
40, 60, 80, or 100 GB HDD in selected systems
24x-24x-24x-8x max CD-RW/DVD, or Multi-Burner DVD Recordable 4x max, Ultrabay Slim drive in selected systems
Choice of communications:
56K6 V.907 modem (V.92-designed), IEEE 1394 and 1 Gigabit Ethernet LAN connection
Integrated ThinkPad 11a/b/g Wi-Fi wireless technology
Integrated Bluetooth wireless technology on selected models
UltraNav dual-pointing system featuring TrackPoint® and customized touch pad, and Embedded Security Subsystem 2.0, Trusted Computing Group (TCG)-compliant
The new ThinkPad® Z60t notebook computer is the ideal solution for frequent travelers who need high performance and a wide screen in a lightweight package. New models offer a choice of familiar black or new titanium top cover.
Educational feature: vitalsource Key and the Personal Portable Library
Education model 2513-2GU is available only to public or private K-12, or higher, accredited schools organized and operated exclusively for educational purposes for use by qualified students and teachers.
The ThinkPad Z60t notebook model for education is available direct from IBM or through an Authorized Education Reseller. It is not available for resale to any other organization or individual.
The Active Protection System(TM), a ThinkVantage(TM) technology, helps protect your HDD from some damage that could be caused by shock. A system board-mounted sensor continuously monitors your ThinkPad notebook for sudden movement, and temporarily parks the HDD read/write head when a fall or similar event is predicted.
Intel Pentium(TM) M processor family or Intel Celeron® M processor family on select models
Intel 915GM chipset family
Integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 900 graphics for clear images
Long battery operation: Up to 3.0 hours on the four-cell system battery; up to 5.0 hours with the seven-cell system battery; and up to 7.4 hours with the seven-cell system battery and Ultrabay(TM) Slim Li-Polymer battery option
ThinkPad 11a/b/g Wi-Fi wireless
UltraConnect antenna to help optimize frequency coverage and performance for improved wireless LAN connectivity around the world when used with compatible options
ThinkVantage Access Connections utility to help manage wired and wireless communications (if applicable)
ThinkVantage Rescue and Recovery(TM) 3.0
356-mm (14.0-in) widescreen TFT display with 1280 x 768 resolution
Microsoft(TM) Windows(TM) XP Professional with selected applications
Ultrabay Slim for fast and easy hot- and warm-swapping of selected options
Light and portable: The ThinkPad Z60t notebook is approximately 26.6- to 30.9-mm (1.05- to 1.22-in) thin with optimal travel weight starting at 1.89 to 2.16 kg (4.17 to 4.77 lb). Choose between the black or new titanium top cover.
Robust system manageability: The ThinkPad Z60t notebook features support for IBM Director Agent and is designed to the PXE 2.1 manageability requirements for mobile systems.
Planned availability date
September 20, 2005