At a glance
Enhance the productivity of your ThinkPad computer with the new ThinkPad CD-RW/DVD Combo III Ultrabay 2000 Drive.
- Store up to 700 MB of data on a single CD-R or CD-RW media
NOTE: Requires appropriate media. Some CD-R support storage of up to 650 MB.
- Read or write data with its speedy data transfer rates
- Minimize recording errors with buffer underrun protection technology
- Play back DVD movies and run or install DVD software at 8x maximum DVD data transfer rates
NOTE: CD and DVD drives list maximum rates; rates are variable and are often less than the maximum possible.
1 year Limited - customer carry-in exchange
You will receive one box containing the following items:
- ThinkPad CD-RW DVD Combo III Ultrabay 2000 Drive
- Carrying Case
- User's Guide and Software CD
- Quick Reference Guide
- Laser Safety Guide
- Announce date: 27 Aug 2002
- Planned availability date: 18 Sep 2002
- Withdrawal date: 15 Apr 2003
Physical, environmental, and compatibility specifications as known at time of announcement
- Access speed: 180 ms
- Write speed: 16x maximum CD-R, 10x maximum CD-RW
- Read speed: 24x maximum using CD media, 8x maximum using DVD media
- Buffer memory: 2 MB
- Temperature: 5 to 50 degrees celsius
- Relative humidity: 10% to 80% (non-condensing)
Regulatory agency approvals
The ThinkPad CD-RW/DVD Combo III Ultrabay 2000 Drive is supported on the following IBM systems:
|ThinkPad R Series||2656, 2657, 2658, 2659, 2676, 2677 ||All|
|ThinkPad X Series (When installed in UltraBase X2/X3 Media Slice)||2660, 2661, 2662, 2672, 2673 ||All|
|ThinkPad A Series ||2628, 2629, 2633, 2655, 2663, 2664||All|
|ThinkPad T Series||2366, 2367, 2647, 2648 ||All|
|ThinkPad Dock ||2631||All|
Supported operating systems
- Microsoft Windows 2000 or Microsoft Windows XP
- Limited support is provided for Microsoft Windows 95, Microsoft Windows 98, Microsoft Windows Me, and Microsoft Windows NT 4.0.
- ThinkPad A21e and A22e (2655) does not support DVD playback under Microsoft Windows NT.