ThinkPad 600E

For Fall 1999, the selected laptop computer is the IBM Thinkpad 600E (2645-4AU) with the following specifications, at a cost of $2,500 for the entire Mobile Computing Package:


Thinkpad T20 image

366MHz Pentium II processor
6.4 GB hard drive
24X CD-ROM drive
Full complement of ports (i.e., serial/USB, parallel, video out, keyboard/mouse, microphone in, speaker/headphone)
3.5" 1.44MB floppy drive
Multimedia capability
PC card slot
13.3" TFT active matrix screen 1024x768 resolution
Internal 56K modem
16 bit audio, external speakers
Lithium-ion battery
Trackpoint pointing device
10/100 Etherjet card
3 year warranty

Pre-Installed Software*

Windows 98
Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0
Microsoft Office 2000 -Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Outlook
Maple V Release 5.1
Microsoft Internet Explorer/Netscape Communicator

* The software is pre-installed on the laptop computer. Right-to-use licenses are included but installation media, such as CDs, and manuals are not.

Come to the Help Desk in the VCC to install the following software:

- Visual Studio products
- Microsoft FrontPage

Also included:

Security cable with lock
Kelty laptop carrying case (padded backpack)
Ethernet cable