The ThinkPad i Series Li-Ion Battery lets you use your i Series for longer periods without being tethered to a power outlet. You can exchange it with the system battery to extend the usage time for your i Series system.
This Li-Ion battery has nine cells that produce a 10.8 V output. It can be recharged in 3.5 to 6.0(1) hours depending on the ThinkPad system usage.
(1) Battery life will vary based on many factors including screen brightness, applications, features, battery conditioning, power management, and other customer preferences.
The ThinkPad i Series Li-Ion Battery provides:
Rechargeable backup battery
Key prerequisites The ThinkPad i Series Li-Ion Battery is supported on all models of the ThinkPad i Series, machine type 2621.
Warranty 1 year limited Customer Carry-In Exchange Packaging One box containing...
Product Marketing and FRU Part Number(s) Part numbers applicable to: Worldwide
Marketing part number: 02K6603
FRU part number: 02K6601
Retail Model#: TP603
UPC Code: 0-87944-49512-3
EAN Code: 5-019170-495122
Product dates Canada, Europe/Middle East/Africa, Latin America, United States
Announce Date: 05 Oct 1999
Planned Availability Date: 05 Oct 1999
Withdrawal Date: 26 Jun 2001
Effective Withdrawal Date: 26 Jun 2001
Announce Date: 10/05/99
Planned Availability Date: 10/19/99
Withdrawal Date: Not Applicable
Effective Withdrawal Date: Not Applicable
Technical specifications Performance specifications as known at time of announcement
Output voltage: 10.8 V DC (nominal)
Charging current: .5 A (system on)
Charge time: System operational: 6 hours maximum
Charge time: Power off: 3.5 hours maximum
4800mAh 3.6 V
10.8 V DC nominal
Physical, environmental, and compatibility specifications as known at time of announcement Weight
between 0 degrees Celsius and 60 degrees Celsius
between 32 degrees Fahrenheit and 140 degrees Fahrenheit
Operating: between 8% and 95%
Vibration (Random RMS)
0.67 G (5 Hz to 500 Hz)
ENERGY STAR-Compliant No. The ENERGY STAR emblem does not represent EPA endorsement of any product or service.
Hardware requirements The ThinkPad i Series Li-Ion Battery is supported on the following IBM platform:
ThinkPad i Series 1400, 1500
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FRU stands for Field Replacement Unit. It is the part number used for ordering service/replacement parts.
Effective Withdrawal means that on the given date the product will have been withdrawn from marketing. After that date, the product cannot be obtained directly.