value for mainstream users
ThinkPad® R Series
are affordable, lightweight notebooks with great
performance and large, bright displays.
All Purpose Laptops
The new ThinkPad R61 is the coolest and quietest R
Series notebook ever, and includes a new 14.1"
widescreen option. R Series models can be equipped with
Genuine Windows Vista® and advanced Intel® dual-core
processors, and they're now available in special
configurations ideal for the home office.
Success built in
Intel® Centrino® Duo Mobile Technology on new ThinkPad
R61 notebooks — including the Intel® Core™2 Duo
processor — can deliver a wide variety of benefits,
including true parallel processing when running
multi-threaded applications or multiple applications
simultaneously. The result: greater performance,
enhanced manageability, power-saving features, and
extended connectivity options.
The new ThinkPad R61 14.1" widescreen starts at 5.2 lb.
and 1.2" thin. The ThinkPad R61 15.4" widescreen starts
at 6.4 lb. and 1.37" (1.39" for the 15" standard model).
most secure notebooks
ThinkPad R61 is the most secure R Series ever. . 32-byte boot
passwords and available Full Disc Encryption hard drives
offer the latest in security technology. There is even
an option to disable all input and output ports on the
BIOS level, as a final layer of protection for your
information. Client Security Solution software is
preloaded for an integrated solution out of the box.
Convenience and top notch security in one, easy to use
ThinkPad R61 notebooks are available with some of the
latest and greatest technologies.
cooling system, larger vents and more efficient fans
make R61 the coolest and quietest R Series model ever.
And the new Top Cover Roll Cage (14.1" widescreen
models) combines with the ThinkPad Roll Cage and
Shock-Mounted Hard Drive to provide a new level of
strength and durability.
users needing to squeeze every minute out of their
battery will appreciate the new BatteryStretch
feature standard on all ThinkPad notebooks.
Home office models
ThinkPad R61i notebooks are equipped specifically for
home office buyers. No IT department? No problem. These
systems provide easy-to-use and easy-to-manage security,
connectivity and other features critical to working in
today's networked world.
full-function notebooks offer widescreen options,
advanced power management, ThinkVantage Technologies and
other popular R Series features. They're powered by
Intel® processors, including versions of the popular
Core™2 Duo. And the latest models offer VibrantView
displays and come preloaded (Vista models only) with
useful software such as Network Magic, Corel Business
Center and QuickBooks Financial Center.
R Series notebooks feature up to four built-in
communications capabilities: Wi-Fi wireless
with available 11a/b/g/n MIMO,, Ethernet and 56K modem. RJ-45 and
RJ-11 ports are standard on all models. High-speed
Gigabit Ethernet connectivity is also featured on select
ThinkPad R Series notebooks.
protection and reliability features
on ThinkPad R Series models help safeguard your valuable
data. The Active Protection System is an integrated,
user configurable motion sensor that continuously
monitors your ThinkPad notebook and temporarily stops
the hard drive to help prevent some hard drive crashes
when a fall or similar event is detected. The ThinkPad
HDD Shock Absorber provides impact protection from
crashes that could occur when setting the notebook on a
hard surface while in use.
— both discrete and integrated options are available,
depending on model — deliver mobile optimized
performance for today's graphics-intensive business and
communications applications, 3D games and digital
entertainment. NVIDIA and Lenovo make your notebook PC a
complete Multimedia Center whether at home or on the
Get up to 8 hours
of battery life
Achieve virtually all-day computing on ThinkPad R61
14.1" widescreen models with the 7-cell system battery
plus the optional ThinkPad Ultrabay Battery.
widescreen models also offer greater, more individual
control over battery life with BatteryStretch, a new
feature that allows temporary selections in extreme
situations to extend battery life beyond what your
regular Power Manager settings might produce. With this
easy interface, you can, for example, minimize the
display refresh rate or disable certain wireless
communications devices to help preserve the power you
need to finish your work unplugged.
support are always there for you
A range of award-winning Service and support solutions
is available in 164 countries
, including ThinkVantage™ Productivity Center
with unique self-help tools for 24/7 online support, as
well as on-system support.