The Lenovo Enhanced USB Port Replicator with video

Lenovo United States Announcement
108-164, dated February 26, 2008
The Lenovo Enhanced USB Port Replicator with video —
Convenient cable management and connectivity for your ThinkPad
and Lenovo notebooks
Additional information ................................ 2
Prices .........................................................4
At a glance
The Lenovo Enhanced USB Port Replicator provides a convenient cable
management and connectivity solution for your ThinkPad® and Lenovo
notebooks. Simply plug in the USB cable for access to your:
• External monitor — Supports video resolutions up to 1440 x 900 at 60
Hz; 1400 x 1050 at 60, 75, or 85 Hz and allows for easy switching
between video modes.
• Internet connection/LAN — Via USB-to-Ethernet (10/100) dongle.
• Audio devices — Through microphone-in and stereo headphone-out
jacks, audio-in and stereo audio-out jacks.
• USB peripherals (printer, keyboard, mouse, storage devices) —
Through one forward-facing and four rear-facing USB 2.0 ports.
For technical support:
• Call the Support Center at 800-426-7378
or
• Request technical information via the Web site at
http://www.lenovo.com/support
Overview
The Lenovo™ Enhanced USB Port Replicator provides a convenient
cable management and connectivity solution for notebook systems
without a conventional docking connector. Simply plug in the USB cable
for access to your monitor, Internet connection/LAN,
headphones/speakers, USB printer, keyboard, mouse, and other USB
devices.
Features and benefits:
• Compact mini-tower design — Reduces footprint on desk.
• Hot pluggable — Allows you to dock and undock or connect and
disconnect devices without rebooting the system.
• LED on front — Displays connectivity status.
• VGA monitor output — Supports video resolutions up to 1440 x 900
at 60 Hz; 1400 x 1050 at 60, 75, or 85 Hz with superior quality. No
additional cables are necessary.
• VGA monitor port.
• Dual display settings — Allows you to switch between primary and
extended video modes with the push of a button.
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• One forward-facing USB 2.0 port — Ideal for use with memory keys and other "quick access"
devices. This USB 2.0 port is backward-compatible with USB 1.1 devices.
• Four rear-facing USB 2.0 ports — Ideal for most USB devices, including printers, keyboards,
and mice. These USB 2.0 ports are backward-compatible with USB 1.1 devices.
• Stereo headphone-out jack for speakers and headphones.
• Microphone-in jack.
• USB-to-Ethernet (10/100) dongle — Connects to add Internet/LAN connectivity.
• Supports Microsoft® Windows® XP and Microsoft Windows Vista® (in normal and Aero
modes).
Warranty by Lenovo with renowned service and support available from IBM.
Key prerequisites
System must support USB 2.0.
Planned availability date
April 2008
Additional information
All offers are subject to availability. Lenovo reserves the right to alter product offerings and
specifications at any time without notice. Lenovo is not responsible for photographic or
typographic errors.
Lenovo makes no representation or warranty regarding third-party products or services.
Section 508
The Lenovo Enhanced USB Port Replicator is capable, when used in accordance with
associated Lenovo documentation, of satisfying the applicable requirements of Section 508 of
the Rehabilitation Act, provided that any assistive technology used with the product properly
interoperates with it. Lenovo assumes that Section 508 applies only to normal and routine
end-user operations, and not to setup and service functions.
The Lenovo Enhanced USB Port Replicator includes certain third-party software not covered
under the Lenovo license agreement. Lenovo makes no representation about the Section 508
status of these products. Contact the vendor for information on the Section 508 status of its
products.
Trademarks
Microsoft, Windows, and Windows Vista are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
Lenovo is a trademark of Lenovo in the United States, other countries, or both
ThinkPad is a registered trademark of Lenovo in the United States, other countries, or both
Other company, product, and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.
Lenovo™ Enhanced USB Port Replicator (43R8770)
Product positioning: For ThinkPad® and Lenovo notebooks that do not have a conventional
docking connector.
Technical information
Physical specifications
• Approximate height: 160 mm (6.3 in)
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• Approximate width:
– 30 mm (1.2 in) — body
– 55 mm (2.2 in) — base
• Approximate depth: 100 mm (3.9 in)
• Approximate weight: 308 g (0.68 lb)
Operating environment
• Temperature: 0°C (32°F) to + 40°C (104°F)
• Relative humidity: 5% to 90% (non-condensing)
Storage environment
• Temperature: 20°C (-4°F) to + 60°C (140°F)
• Relative humidity: 5% to 95% (excluding rain)
Agency approvals
• FCC
• CE
• C-Tick
• VCCI
• BSMI
• MIC (Korea)
• CB
• UL + cUL
• NOM
ENERGY STAR-compliant: No
Hardware requirements: The Lenovo Enhanced USB Port Replicator is supported on the
following Lenovo systems:
Description
Machine
type
Model
ThinkPad R61
ThinkPad R61e
ThinkPad T60
ThinkPad T61
ThinkPad X61 Tablet
Lenovo V200
ThinkPad X300
ThinkPad X61s
All
All
All
All
All
All
All
All
All
All
All
All
All
All
All
All
Note: Minimum 512 MB memory for Microsoft® Windows® XP and 1 GB memory for Microsoft
Windows Vista®.
Limitations
• Driver does not support Vista 64-bit (supports Vista 32-bit only).
• When used with some systems, the display utility customized for use with the port replicator
will override Lenovo Presentation Director when the user selects "Fn + F7". A popup box will
appear directing the user to go to that specialized utility to make display selections. On other
systems, Presentation Director will function normally.
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Planning information
Cable orders required: No
Installation time: Approximately five minutes
Packaging: One box (plain brown box not packaged for consumer)
Shipment group
• Lenovo Enhanced USB Port Replicator
• Power adapter
• Publications
Security, auditability, and control
This product uses the security and auditability features of the system on which it is installed.
Terms and conditions
Field-installable
Customer setup
Warranty period(1)
Service type
Maintenance agreement
Optional upgrade
Licensed programs
Yes
Yes
1 year
CRU
No
No
No
Note: Programs included with this product are licensed under the terms and conditions of the
license agreements that are shipped with the feature or option.
All other terms and conditions are the same as those applicable to the Lenovo machine type in
which the feature is installed.
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To obtain copies of the Lenovo Statement of Limited Warranty, contact your reseller or call Lenovo.
In the United States, call 800-426-7378, or write to:
Warranty Information
;500 Park Offices Drive
;Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
;Attn: Dept ZPYA/B500
Help and service information — Features and options
During the warranty period, support for a warranty related issue can be obtained by accessing
Lenovo's online services (requires Internet access account, not included) or calling the Support
Center, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to answer any questions regarding your new Lenovo
option. Response time will vary depending on the number and nature of calls received. If you
need warranty service, return or exchange is available. In addition, if your Lenovo option is
installed in an Lenovo computer, you may be entitled to service at your location. For general
questions related to the use of your options, fee-based support is available. Your technical
support representative can help you determine the best alternative.
Accessing Lenovo online services
• Web site at
http://www.lenovo.com/support
Prices
Description
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number
List
price(2)
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Lenovo Enhanced USB Port
Replicator
43R8770
$149
(2) List price does not include tax or shipping and is subject
to change without notice. Reseller prices may vary.
Trademarks
Microsoft, Windows, and Windows Vista are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
Lenovo is a trademark of Lenovo in the United States, other countries, or both
ThinkPad is a registered trademark of Lenovo in the United States, other countries, or both
Other company, product, and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.
This announcement is provided for your information only. For additional information, contact your Lenovo representative, call
866-96THINK, or visit the Lenovo home page at: http://www.lenovo.com/us/en/
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