Unsupported Browser Detected: Dear user, the browser you’re currently using is not supported by this website. Please click here for more information about the browsers we support and how to obtain them.

ThinkPad 170W AC Adapter for W520 and W530 - Overview

ThinkPad 170W AC Adapter for W520

Features and specifications

The ThinkPad 170W AC Adapter for W520/W530(0A36227* - United States) offers power for selected ThinkPad laptops. Features include:

  • Plugs into available wall outlet to deliver AC power to your ThinkPad laptop and to recharge the system battery
  • Offers the same specifications as the standard AC adapter that ships with the ThinkPad laptop

Note: ThinkPad 170W AC Adapter for W520/W530 varies by country. Service parts has a listing of the various country part numbers.


Performance specifications:
  • AC type: Universal Input, Worldwide Agency Support
  • AC input voltage: 100 V to 240 V; 50/60 Hz
  • Input connection: Includes standard AC power cord
  • AC power cord length: 1.0 m (39.4 in)


Physical specifications:
  • Approximate height: 35.0 mm (1.38 in) - AC Adapter
  • Approximate width: 80.0 mm (3.15in) - AC Adapter
  • Approximate length: 170.0 mm (6.69 in) - AC Adapter
  • Weight: 770 g (1.70 lb) - AC Adapter: weight does not include the country-unique power cord
  • Approximate length: 1.0 m (39.4 in) - AC Power Cord


Operating environment:
  • Temperature: 5 to 40 deg C (41 to 104 deg F)
  • Relative humidity: 8% to 80% non-condensing
  • Storage Temperature: -31 to 60 deg (C) (-40 to 140 deg (F))


Manuals  Version
 Release Date
Warranty Information (2.5 MB) Dec 2014 25 Dec 2014



1 year - Customer Replacement Unit (CRU) Service

  • Announce date: 01 Mar 2011 (Worldwide)
  • Availability date: 18 Mar 2011 (Worldwide)


Hardware compatibility
Description Machine - Models
ThinkPad W520
ThinkPad W530
ThinkPad Mini Dock Plus Series 3 - 170W
- - - - -

Note: For the latest updates on the compatible systems, please refer to the Accessories Compatibility Guide.

  • ThinkPad 170W AC Adapter for W520/W530
  • User's guide
  • AC power cord (varies by country)


Agency approvals
UL, C-UL, CE, NEMKO, PSE, IARM (Argentina), PSB, GOST, C-Tick, BSMI, NOM (Mexico), FCC, CCC (Safety & EMI), ICES, Serbia, CB Certificate/Report, AU/N. Zealand Safety Num., Croatia EMC Approval, KC, MEPS, CECP, GS


Additional product information
Service parts - Parts listing for your product
Personal Systems Reference (PSREF) - Comprehensive information on the features and technical specifications of Lenovo products.


  • Alias ID: MIGR-76762
  • Document ID: PD009853
  • Last Updated :15 Jan 2015
  • © 2015 Lenovo