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ThinkPad 250GB 5400rpm Serial ATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - Overview

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Features and specifications

The ThinkPad 250GB 5400rpm Serial ATA 3.0 Gb/s Hard Drive (43R8152) offers:

  • Serial ATA (SATA) interface conforming to SATA/High Speed Serialized AT Attachment
  • Low power consumption
  • Quiet operation, fluid dynamic bearing motor
  • State-of-the-art cache and, simultaneously with another task, error-correction algorithms
  • Full-track multiple-sector transfer without local processor intervention
  • Non-operating shock at 1000 G; operating shock at 350 G
  • Operating system independent, no OS drivers
  • 3.0 Gb/sec interface transfer rate*

Note: When installed into 3.0 Gb/sec system


Physical specifications
  • ThinkPad 250GB 5400rpm Hard Drive (43R8152):
    • Approximate weight: 0.1 kg (0.22 lb)
    • Approximate height: 12 mm (0.5 in)
    • Approximate depth: 105 mm (4.1 in)
    • Approximate width: 74 mm (2.9 in)
  • ThinkPad 250GB 5400rpm Hard Drive (43R8152) packaged in a shipping carton:
    • Approximate weight: 0.40kg (0.9 lb)
    • Approximate height: 90 mm (3.5 in)
    • Approximate depth: 225 mm (8.9 in)
    • Approximate width: 150 mm (5.9 in)

Warranty

1 year – Customer Replacement Unit (CRU) Service

  • Announce date: 15 Jan 2008 (Worldwide)
  • Availability date: 18 Jan 2008 (Worldwide)
  • Effective withdrawal date: April 2011

Hardware compatibility
Description
Machine - Models
ThinkPad R60, R60e, R61, R61i
All (as the primary hard drive)
ThinkPad R400, R500
ThinkPad T60, T60p
ThinkPad T61
ThinkPad T400, T410, T500, T510
ThinkPad W500, W510, W700, W701
ThinkPad X60, X60s, X60 Tablet
Thinkpad X61s, X61s, X61 Tablet
ThinkPad X61LS
ThinkPad X200, X200s, X201, X201s, X200 Tablet, X201 Tablet
ThinkPad Z60m, Z60t
ThinkPad Z61e, Z61m, Z61t
ThinkPad Serial Hard Drive Bay Adapter III
As a 2nd system hard drive for systems that support the Bay Adapter III
ThinkPad Serial Hard Drive Bay Adapter II
As a 2nd system hard drive for systems that support the Bay Adapter II
ThinkPad Serial Hard Drive Bay Adapter
As a 2nd system hard drive for systems that support the Bay Adapter

Note:

  • R60, R61, T60, T61, X60, X61, Z60m, Z61m, Z60t, Z61t: The data transfer rate will slow to 1.5 GB/sec when using ThinkPad 3.0 GB/sec SATA (Serial ATA) Hard Disk Drive
  • X60, X60x, X60 Tablet, X61, X61s, X61 Tablet: For 2nd HDD support in the ThinkPad X6 UltraBase, the ThinkPad Serial Hard Drive Bay Adapter is required. These drives are also supported as the primary hard drive upgrade for usage in the X60, X61 systems.
  • X200, X200s, X201, X201s, X200 Tablet, X201 Tablet: For 2nd HDD support in the ThinkPad X200 UltraBase, the ThinkPad Serial Hard Drive Bay Adapter III. These drives are also supported as the primary hard drive upgrade for usage in the X200 systems.
Packaging
  • ThinkPad 250GB 5400rpm Serial ATA Hard drive assembly
  • Publications

Agency approvals
CE, UL, MIC, TUV, BSMI, C-Tick, CUL, RoHS

Limitations
Continuous use of Serial ATA Hard drive, as in reading long video files, impacts battery life.

Additional product information
Publications - Instruction manual for your product
Service parts - Parts listing for your product
Lenovo Support: Hard Drives: Reference Guide - A list of other internal and external notebook hard drives. Also has additional information which includes: User Handling Tips for Hard Drives, Lenovo Hard Drive Quick Test, Avoiding Hard Drive Damage, and Lenovo Hard Disk Drive Retention program information.
User Handling Tips for Hard Drives
Lenovo Hard Drive Quick Test - Desktops / Notebooks
Troubleshooting Hard Drive Issues - ThinkPad
Avoiding Hard Drive Damage
Hard Disk Drive Retention ( www.lenovo.com/services/hddretention ) - Describes Lenovo Hard Disk Drive Retention service offering. If the internal hard disk drive (HDD) or internal solid state drive (SSD) fails during warranty, Hard Disk Drive Retention lets customers keep the old drive and hold on to personal or business data.
Personal Systems Reference (PSREF) - Comprehensive information on the features and technical specifications of Lenovo products.


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Document ID : PD010393
Legacy Document ID : MIGR-69131
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