IBM ThinkPad R52 1858-AAU
06 Dec 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
This new ThinkPad R52 1858-AAU is a superb addition to Lenovo's mainstream notebook category. Starting at 5.8lbs and 1.46" thin, it features Intel's Centrino technology, Intel's integrated graphics, PCI express bus and card slot and 512 MB DDR2 memory. Security is always present with the Fingerprint Reader that is built into the palm rest. The Intel Pentium M 2.13GHz processor, Bluetooth, IEEE 1394 and a versatile optical drive that can read and write both CDs and DVDs make this R52 a balanced package of mobility, performance and value. The 15-inch XGA display and ThinkPad's legendary keyboard combine to ake the R52 an exceptional choice for budget travelers and performance users alike.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Notebook
Mother Board Revision:39T0322
BIOS:IBM 70ET57WW 1.17 (7/15/2005)
CPU:Intel®  Pentium M 2.13GHz
RAM:512 MB
Bus Type:2 CardBus
2 USB Ports
Parallel Port
1394 Firewire
Video Adapter:Intel®  82915G Express Chipset
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801FBM (ICH6-M) , UltraATA-100
Hard Disk Drive:Fujitsu  MHT2080AH , UltraATA-100
Floppy Type:NONE
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.6

Config Notes
Graphics adapter requires the VESA Framebuffer (fbdev) driver. The general distribution graphics driver for the Intel® 82915G Express Chipset and the VESA Framebuffer (fbdev) driver does not support hibernate mode or simultaneous dual output.

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

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