IBM Thinkpad R52 1861-5EU
25 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 R52 is a superb addition to IBM's mainstream notebook category. Starting at 5.8lbs and 1.46" thin, it includes the new PCI express bus and card slot and DDR2 memory and features Intel's Centrino wireless technology and the Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 900. Users can take advantage of the combined power of the Intel Pentium M 1.86 GHz, Bluetooth, IEEE 1394 and a DVD/CD-RW optical drive to make this system a balanced package of mobility and performance. Rounding out the package are a 15" XGA (1024 x 768) display and the award-winning ThinkPad keyboard to make the R52 an exceptional choice and an amazing value for travelers and performance users alike -- in the office or on the road.

Tested Configuration:
Product/Model:IBM Thinkpad R52 1861-5EU
CD/DVD:LG Electronics Ltd.  GCC-4241N , ATAPI
CPU:Intel®  Pentium® M 1.86 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:Toshiba  MK4026GAX , UltraATA-100
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801BAM Ultra ATA , UltraATA-100
Video Adapter:Intel®  Integrated GMA 900
BIOS:IBM 70ET34WW 0.34 (12-29-2004)
Bus Type:2 USB Ports
2 CardBus
Parallel Port
Computer Type:Notebook
Floppy Type:NONE
Mother Board Revision:39T0320
RAM:512 MB
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.6

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  BCM5751M
Intel®  Pro Wireless 2200BG Mini PCI Adapter

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