IBM ThinkPad G41 2886-79U
20 Oct 2005

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  Novell® Linux Desktop 9 for x86, Powered by SUSE® LINUX     Support Pack 2 for Novell® Linux Desktop 9

Product Description
The new ThinkPad G41 is a powerful and affordable desktop replacement notebook that provides desktop performance, excellent expansion capability, in a mobile form factor. For occasional mobility, the G41 helps you get work done while you are away from the office and select models include 802.11a/b/g integrated wireless capability. The G41 also features a Mobile Pentium 4 processor with Hyper-threading technology that help improve performance and multitasking that better promotes use of virus scans. Performance driven users can take advantage of robust NVIDIA graphics capability (64MB or 128MB VRAM) for crisp and smooth graphic display and multimedia content.

Tested Configuration:
Product/Model:IBM ThinkPad G41 2886-79U
CD/DVD:Matsushita Electric Works Ltd.  UJ-830S , ATAPI
CPU:Intel®  Mobile Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor 3.33 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:Hitachi GST  Travelstar 5K80 HTS548080M9AT00 , UltraATA-100
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801DBM , UltraATA-100
Video Adapter:NVIDIA®  GeForce FX Go5200
BIOS:IBM 1XET44WW 1.03 (09/22/2004)
Bus Type:4 USB Ports
2 CardBus
Parallel Port
Computer Type:Notebook
Floppy Type:NONE
Mother Board Revision:93P4725
RAM:512 MB
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.6

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  BCM5705 NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
Atheros®  AR5002X 802.11a/b/g

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