General information The ThinkPad Zip 250 MB Ultrabay 2000 Drive lets you store up to 250 MB of data on a removable 250 MB Zip data cartridge. This drive is also backward read/write compatible to the industry standard Zip 100 MB media. You can backup, transport, consolidate, organize, and offload valuable data from the Internet, your network, or ThinkPad hard disk drive.
The ThinkPad Zip 250 MB Ultrabay 2000 Drive is supported for use inside the Portable Drive Bay 2000 and the ThinkPad Dock.
Warranty 1 year limited customer carry-in exchange
This product replaces None
This product was replaced by Not applicable
Packaging You will receive one box containing the following items:
Zip 250 MB Drive
Zip Tools CD-ROM
Product marketing and replacement part numbers (FRU)
Part numbers applicable to: Worldwide
Marketing part number: 00N8253
Replacement part number (FRU): 00N8254
Product dates Worldwide
Announce date: 19 Jun 2000
Planned availability date: 14 Jul 2000
Withdrawal date: 21 Dec 2004
Technical specifications Performance specifications as known at time of announcement
Maximum sustained transfer rate: 2.4MB/sec
Average seek time: 29 ms
Physical, environmental, and compatibility specifications as known at time of announcement Weight
Between 10 degrees Celsius and 57 degrees Celsius
Between 50 degrees Fahrenheit and 135 degrees Fahrenheit
Relative humidity Operating: between 20% and 80% (non-condensing)
ENERGY STAR-compliant No . The ENERGY STAR emblem does not represent EPA endorsement of any product or service.
Hardware requirements The ThinkPad Zip 250 MB Ultrabay 2000 Drive is supported on the following platforms:
ThinkPad A20 Series - 2628, 2629, 2633, 2655, 2663, 2664
ThinkPad A30 Series - 2652, 2653, 2654
ThinkPad R30 Series - 2656, 2657, 2658, 2659, 2677, 2678
ThinkPad T20 Series - 2647, 2648
ThinkPad T30 Series - 2366, 2367
ThinkPad X20 Series with X2 UltraBay Media Slice or docking station - 2660, 2661, 2662
Microsoft Windows 95
Windows NT 4.0
Compatibility Some configurations may not be compatible.
Supported software Not Applicable
Other Installation time is approximately 10 minutes.
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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Effective withdrawal means that on the given date the products will be withdrawn from marketing. After that date, the product can not be obtained directly.