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The ThinkPad 240 is a superslim, compact, ultralight notebook designed for ultimate usability. Weighing(1) approximately 1.3 kg (2.9 lb), including battery, and 26.6 mm (1.05 in) by 260 mm (10.2 in) by 202 mm (8.0 in), the ThinkPad 240 is the ideal computer for the mobile professional who wants the power of a PC with the portability of a notebook.
|Superior usability and ergonomics|
No need to struggle with tiny typing keys to use the ThinkPad 240 -- the keyboard QWERTY keys are 95% the size of current standard ThinkPad notebook keyboards. TrackPoint cursor control and palm rest provide excellent ergonomics in a mini-notebook.
|Incredible computing power|
Parallel and serial ports for printing and communications are standard on the ThinkPad 240.
Fast connectivity on the road with integrated 56 Kbps V.90 modem and infrared wireless communication with up to 4 Mbps IR. Other communications options can be added via the PC CardBus slot.
All systems come preloaded with the Windows 98(5) operating system and selected applications(6) to fully exploit the features of the ThinkPad 240. Windows 95 and Windows NT 4.0 operating systems are supported(7).
Windows 95 is standard with selected applications(6) on Japanese 2609-15J and 2609-25J models.
The ThinkPad 240 offers unparalleled performance and versatility in a light, superslim package. Whether you are on the road or in your office, the ThinkPad 240 system delivers the computing capabilities you demand when and where you need it.
For the latest in product information and support for this and other ThinkPad products, visit the ThinkPad Web site at http://www.lenovo.com/support.
|ThinkPad 240 features|
The new high-function ThinkPad 240 system brings you innovative technology, quick productivity with preinstalled software, and outstanding service and support at an attractive price.
Reasons to consider the ThinkPad 240 include:
Large 264.16-mm (10.4-in) TFT LCD (measured diagonally) with 800 x 600 resolution display enables excellent viewing and helps lessen the glare indoors.
240 Models (2.0 MB of VRAM)
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*1: Virtual screen mode on 264.16-mm (10.4-in) LCD
|Keyboard and TrackPoint with enhanced features|
The keyboard has the familiar layout of a ThinkPad notebook keyboard with function keys that allow you to quickly access system functions, such as power management control.
The TrackPoint with Press-to-Select enhanced features incorporates Press-to-Select and Release-to-Select. Just tap the TrackPoint to speed icon launches and reduce keystrokes.
Mobile Intel Celeron processor at 300 MHz for exceptional performance.
Uses non-parity 64 MB SDRAM memory. Memory can be expanded to a maximum of 192 MB.
Japanese Windows 95 models: non-parity 32 MB SDRAM memory in the Japanese 2609-15J model, and non-parity 64 MB SDRAM memory in the Japanese 2609-25J model. Memory can be expanded to a maximum of 192 MB (160 MB for model 15J).
The Type II slot accommodates either one Type I or one Type II 16-bit PC card or 32-bit CardBus options. CardBus is not supported under Windows NT.
The 6.4 GB HDD with password protection is standard. An external 1.44 MB FDD is also standard.
Japanese Windows 95 models: the 3.2 GB HDD is standard on the Japanese model 2609-15J and the 6.4 GB HDD is standard on the Japanese 2609-25J. Password protection is also standard.
All models support Sound Blaster Audio applications. Systems are equipped with jacks for external stereo speakers or headphone and external microphone.
PCI local bus support with video acceleration and 2.0 MB of video RAM for exceptional video performance.
On-board, industry standard port for high-speed peripherals such as video cameras.
IR transceiver for wireless file and data transfer and printing. The ThinkPad 240 systems are designed to be compatible with the Infrared Data Association (IrDA) IR data link specification Version 1.1. They support IrDA 1.1 mode (from 9600 bps to 4 Mbps).
Preinstalled software provides wireless file transfer, file synchronization, clipboard data transfer, printing, and data exchange with ThinkPads. With the IR feature, data can be exchanged with any system, accessories, or PDAs with the same specifications and data transfer speed. Separate purchase of the appropriate hardware and software may be required to support IR communications with other than IBM systems.
These systems have the full complement of ports: