IBM ThinkPad R52 1849-4QU
02 Nov 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 features Intel's latest Centrino wireless technology and processor, ATI Mobility Radeon X300 graphics, PCI express bus and card slot and DDR2 memory. The Intel Pentium M 1.86 processor, Bluetooth, IEEE 1394 and a CD/DVD burner optical drive are offered to make it a balanced package of mobility and performance. Outfitted with a 15-inch SXGA+ (1400 x 1050) display, 512 MB of memory and of course ThinkPad's legendary keyboard 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 1849-4QU
CD/DVD:Matsushita Electric Works Ltd.  UJ-830S , ATAPI
CPU:Intel®  Pentium® M 1.86 GHz
Hard Disk Drive:Hitachi GST  Travelstar 5K80 HTS541080G9AT00 , UltraATA-100
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801FBM (ICH6-M) , UltraATA-100
Video Adapter:ATI®  Mobility™ Radeon® X300
BIOS:IBM 76ET24WW 1.04 (3/31/2005)
Bus Type:2 CardBus
2 USB Ports
Parallel Port
1394 Firewire
Computer Type:Notebook
Floppy Type:NONE
Mother Board Revision:39T0050
RAM:512 MB
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.6

Config Notes

Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  BCM5751M
Intel®  PRO/Wireless 2915ABG Network Connection

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