Note: Actual performance varies based on many factors and is often less than the maximum possible. * Firmware downloadable using the SAS interface. ** SAS drives require SAS capability on the system board or an attached adapter card.
3 years - Customer Replaceable Unit (CRU)
Announce date: 11 Mar 2008 (Worldwide)
Planned availability date: March 2008 (Worldwide)
Discontinued, withdrawn from marketing:
ThinkStation 73GB 15K RPM Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) Hard Drive (43R1992): April 2009
ThinkStation 146GB 15K RPM Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) Hard Drive (43R1993): April 2010
ThinkStation 300GB 15K RPM Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) Hard Drive (43R1994): April 2011
Machine - Models
ThinkStation S10*, D10*
ThinkStation S10: Mixing of Serial ATA and SAS Hard Drives is not recommended. Most S-Series models are configured with Serial ATA Hard Drives, and most D-Series models are configured with SAS Hard Drives.
ThinkStation S20: ThinkStation S20 is SATA-based. SAS hard drives require the Lenovo-installed SAS controller adapter on S20.