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ThinkCentre and Lenovo DVD-ROM Drive (Serial ATA) - Overview

 ThinkCentre DVD-ROM Serial ATA (SATA) Drive

Features and specifications

ThinkCentre and Lenovo DVD-ROM Serial ATA (SATA) Drive (41N5618)

  • Height: 42 mm (1.7 in)
  • Width: 148 mm (5.9 in)
  • Length: 184 mm (7.2 in)
  • Weight: 750 g (1.66 lb)
ThinkCentre and Lenovo DVD-ROM Serial ATA (SATA) Drive (41N5618) packaged in a carton:
  • Height: 127 mm (5.0 in)
  • Width: 251 mm (9.9 in)
  • Length: 203 mm (8.0 in)
  • Weight: 1000 g (2.2 lb) 

Software includes:

  • InterVideo WinDVD Version 8 for MPEG-2 and movie playback

Notes: :

- CD/DVD drive speeds list maximum rates; rates are variable and are often less than the maximum possible
- Software may differ from its retail version (if available), and may not include user manuals or all program functions. Software license agreements may apply.

 

Performance specifications
  • Sustained data transfer rate
    • DVD - single layered (7x-16x, CAV DVD-ROM read) 22 MB/s Maximum
    • DVD - dual layered (5x-12x Maximum, full CAV) 16.6 MB/s Maximum
    • Mode 1 (17x-40x, CAV CD-ROM read) 2.5-6.0 MB/s
  • Maximum burst data transfer rates:
    • SATA: 1.5 Gb/s
  • Average access times:
    • Including latency (CD/CAV) random 90 ms / full stroke 210 ms
    • Including latency (DVD-ROM) random 120 ms / full stroke 230 ms

 

Physical specifications
  • Height: 42 mm (1.7 in)
  • Width: 148 mm (5.9 in)
  • Length: 184 mm (7.2 in)
  • Weight: 750 g (1.66 lb)

 

Warranty

1 year Customer Replacement Unit (CRU) Service

  • Announce date: 26 Sep 2006 (Worldwide)
  • Planned availability date: 29 Sep 2006 (Worldwide)

 

Hardware compatibility
Description
Machine - Models
ThinkCentre A57, A57e, A58, A58e, A61, A61e, A62, A63, A70, A85
All
ThinkCentre M55, M55p Small Form Factor (SFF), Desktop, Tower
All
ThinkCentre M55e Small Form Factor (SFF)
All
ThinkCentre M57, M57p SFF, Desktop, Tower
All
ThinkCentre M57 Eco Ultra Small Form Factor (USFF)
All
ThinkCentre M57e
All
ThinkCentre M58e
All
ThinkCentre M58, M58p Eco USFF, SFF, Tower*
All
ThinkCentre M70e SFF, Tower
All
ThinkCentre M75e SFF, Tower
All
ThinkCentre M81 SFF, Tower*
All
ThinkCentre M90, M90p, M91, M91p Eco USFF, SFF, Tower*
All
ThinkStation E20, E30, S10, S20, C20, C20X, D10, D20
All

Note:

  • ThinkCentre A85, M58, M81, M90, M91: This option does not include: optical metal retainer clips or ThinkCentre, ThinkStation unique plastic system bezels. If the option is not replacing an existing optical, customers may be required to obtain the optical metal retainer clips (ODD Retainer) or ThinkCentre, ThinkStation unique plastic system bezels (ODD Bezel Kit). Refer to the ThinkCentre or ThinkStation Hardware Maintenance Manual for system part numbers for the ODD Retainer and ODD Bezel Kit..Contact Lenovo Service parts to order individual system parts.
  • ThinkCentre All-In-One: This option is not supported by ThinkCentre All-in-one systems. This includes: ThinkCentre A70z, M70z and M90z.

 

DVD and CD Formats Compatibility

 

  • DVD-ROM - single layered and dual layered discs
  • DVD-R, 2.6 GB and 4.7 GB discs
  • 4.7 GB/ side DVD-RAM media
  • DVD-RAM - 2.6 GB/side and 4.7 GB/side, available in Type II cartridges
  • DVD-RW
  • DVD+RW
  • DVD-R Dual layer
  • DVD+R Double layer
  • CD-RW discs
  • CD-R discs
  • CD-ROM mode-1 data discs
  • CD-ROM mode-2 data discs
  • CD-ROM XA discs
  • CD Audio discs
  • CD-I discs
  • Photo CD multisession discs
  • Video CD discs
  • CD-Extra discs
  • CD-DA discs
  • CD-TEXT discs

To learn what media is compatible with this product, please view Information about CD and DVD media types for more details.

Notes:

  1. CD and DVD drive formats are located on the product and should be matched with the description(s) on the Information about CD and DVD media type document.
  2. Some configurations may not be compatible.

 

Software requirements

The ThinkCentre and Lenovo DVD-ROM Drive (Serial ATA) is compatible with:

  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows 7

 

Packaging
  • ThinkCentre and Lenovo DVD-ROM Drive (Serial ATA)
  • Serial ATA cable
  • Mounting screws (4)
  • 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM User's Guide
  • Safety Guide
  • Laser Safety Guide
  • MPEG-2 software decoding CD

This option does not include: optical metal retainer clips or ThinkCentre, ThinkStation unique plastic system bezels. If the option is not replacing an existing optical, customers may be required to obtain the optical metal retainer clips (ODD Retainer) or ThinkCentre, ThinkStation unique plastic system bezels (ODD Bezel Kit). Refer to the ThinkCentre or ThinkStation Hardware Maintenance Manual for system part numbers for the ODD Retainer and ODD Bezel Kit..Contact Lenovo Service parts to order individual system parts.

 

Agency approvals
  • (United States and Canada) FCC label, UL mark, CSA mark
  • (Europe Middle East and Africa) European Union -- CE MARK
  • (Asia Pacific) Australia/New Zealand -- C-Tick, Korea -- Korean MIC label, Taiwan -- BSMI

 

Additional product information
Service parts - Parts listing for your product
User's guide - Instruction manual for your product
Lenovo Support: Desktop Optical (CD, DVD, Multi-Burner, Blu-ray)- Reference Guide list - A list of other desktop opticals



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