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Lenovo's ThinkPad W700ds, designed for professionals who need desktop-class performance (and screen real estate) in a laptop form-factor, pushed the limits at over 10 pounds and 2.1-inches thick, including two screens as well as pen input.


  • Status: Discontinued
  • Availability date: 01/2009
  • Price at launch: $3,663.00


  • Laptop type: Desktop replacement
  • Width: 16.14 inches
  • Depth: 12.2 inches
  • Thickness: 2.06 inches
  • Weight: 10.93 pounds
  • Color: Black


  • Operating system: Windows Vista, Windows XP


  • Screen size (diagonal): 10.6 inches, 17 inches
  • Display surface: Matte, Matte
  • Resolution (X): 1280 px, 1920 px
  • Resolution (Y): 768 px, 1200 px

Display (base)

  • Type: Standard
  • Backlit: No
  • Number pad: Yes


  • Type(s): Trackpad, Pointing stick


  • CPU brand: Intel
  • CPU family: Penryn
  • Model: Core 2 Duo T9400
  • Cores: 2
  • Clockspeed: 2.53 GHz

Processor (base)

  • Brand: Intel
  • Family: Penryn
  • Model: Core 2 Extreme QX9300
  • Cores: 4
  • Clockspeed: 2.53 GHz

Processor (max)

  • Graphics type: Discrete
  • Base discrete GPU brand: Nvidia
  • Discrete GPU model: Quadro FX2700M
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 512 MB

GPU (base)

  • Discrete GPU brand: Nvidia
  • Discrete GPU model: Quadro FX3700M
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 1 GB

GPU (max)

  • Base RAM size: 2 GB
  • Max. config RAM size: 8 GB
  • RAM type: DDR3


  • Options: HDD (Unspecified RPM), Flash Memory (SSD)
  • Card reader: Yes
  • Card reader support: CompactFlash, MMC


  • Optical drive type: Tray-loading
  • Compatible media: DVD-ROM, DVD±R/RW, BD Combo

Optical Drive

  • Biometric scanner: Yes


  • USB: 5
  • Ethernet: 1
  • Ethernet type: 10/100/1000 (Gigabit)
  • VGA: 1
  • DVI: 1
  • DisplayPort: 1
  • 3.5mm headphone: 1
  • 3.5mm line-in / microphone: 1
  • Card slot(s): ExpressCard/34, ExpressCard/54, Smart Card
  • Docking connector: Yes

Port options

  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Optional
  • Bluetooth version: 2.0
  • WiMAX: Optional
  • WWAN data standards supported: WiMAX


  • Trusted platform module: Yes


  • Size: 9 cell, 85 Wh
  • Chemistry: Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
  • Quoted time: 2 hr



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