Pros

  • Includes a fingerprint reader

Cons

  • Sluggish WorldBench performance

At A Glance

This updated three-pound ultraportable now comes with a biometric fingerprint reader for extra security.

Manufacturer’s Description

The ThinkPad X41 Express notebook is designed for extremely mobile users who spend most of their time working away from the office. This small and light notebook is optimised for portability and long battery life.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 25285FU
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Interfaces/Ports
Total Number of USB Ports 1
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 1
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 12.10 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 4:3
Screen Mode XGA
Screen Resolution 1024 x 768
Color Supported 16.7 Million Colors
Graphics Controller Manufacturer Intel
Graphics Controller Model Graphics Media Accelerator 900
Graphics Memory Accessibility Shared
Storage
Storage Size 40 GB
Hard Drive Interface Ultra ATA/100 (ATA-6)
Hard Drive RPM 4200
Optical Drive Type Combo Drive
General Information
Manufacturer Lenovo Group Limited
UPC Code 798304021165
Manufacturer Part Number 25285FU
Brand Name Lenovo
Product Name ThinkPad X41 Express Notebook
Marketing Information

The ThinkPad X41 Express notebook is designed for extremely mobile users who spend most of their time working away from the office. This small and light notebook is optimised for portability and long battery life.

Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.lenovo.com/us/en/
Product Line ThinkPad
Product Series X41
Memory
Standard Memory 512 MB
Maximum Memory 1.50 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR2-533/PC2-4200
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • ThinkPad X41 Express Notebook
  • Lithium-Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
Additional Information

IBM Think Express Program:

  • This new program combines select configurations of ThinkPad notebooks with aggressive prices and good availability. These models are designed to offer relevant technology and configurations for Small and Medium Business

BIOS Type:

  • Flash ROM

Onboard Memory:

  • 512MB

Bus Type/Architecture:

  • PCI/PCI Express

Communication Features:

  • Antenna: Ultra Connect
  • Infrared Port Speed: 4Mbps

Wireless Frequency:

  • 802.11a: 5GHz
  • 802.11b/g: 2.4GHz
  • Bluetooth: 2.4GHz
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Manufacturer Intel
Wireless LAN Model PRO/Wireless 2915ABG
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11a/b/g
Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
Physical Characteristics
Height 0.8"
Width 10.5"
Depth 8.3"
Weight (Approximate) 52.8 oz
Color Black
Warranty
Additional Warranty Information
  • Customer Carry-in or provided by ThinkPad EasyServ
Processor & Chipset
Processor Manufacturer Intel
Processor Type Pentium M
Processor Model 758
Processor Speed 1.50 GHz
Cache 2 MB
Bus Speed 400 MHz
Software
Operating System Windows XP Professional
Input Devices
Pointing Device Type Trackpoint
I/O Expansions
Expansion Slot Type PC Card Type II, Communication Daughter Card 2

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 5:19   (hh:mm)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 966.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Rating Very Good
World Bench 5 Score 64.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 1157.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 736.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 536.0
Ahead Nero 2426.0
Windows Media Encoder 574.0
Roxio VideoWave 535.0
Adobe Photoshop 445.0
Microsoft Office XP 627.0
WinZip 688.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 616.0
Adobe Premiere 777.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 541.0