IBM ThinkCentre A50 8085-23X
24 Feb 2005

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86, Powered by SUSE LINUX

Product Description
The ThinkCentre A50 8085-23X PC from IBM brings you great technology and an affordable price. The ThinkCentre A50 8085-23X offers proven technology, including the 865G Express Chipset from Intel® and support for the Intel® Pentium® 4 3.06GHz processor. This PC also comes with IBM ThinkVantage Design elements that provide ease of use and improved serviceability.

Tested Configuration:
Product/Model:IBM ThinkCentre A50 8085-23X
CPU:Intel®  Pentium® 4 3.06 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:Maxtor®  6Y080M0 , UltraATA-100
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801EB (ICH5) , UltraATA-100
Video Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82865G (GMCH)
BIOS:05/20/2004 2CKT13AUS
Bus Type:Parallel Port
3 32-Bit PCI
AGP 8x
6 USB Ports
Computer Type:Mini Tower Micro ATX
Floppy Type:1.44
Mother Board Revision:F19R0703
RAM:256 MB
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.1.5

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
Intel®  Integrated 82562EZ LAN

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