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AST Ascentia M5160X 166MMX Notebook The Ascentia M notebook from AST?

is the smartest mobile computing solution on t he market. With the most advanced security features in the industry, the Ascenti a M provides peace of mind by protecting your system and its data. Plus, with bu ndled software, warranty options and enhanced customer programs, the Ascentia M combines ease-of-use features with a unique platform solution that meets the wid est range of configurations. This mobile computing powerhouse provides common do cking, accessories and peripherals, making the Ascentia M astonishingly simple t o integrate into virtually any company's mobile force. And that's just the begin ning The Ascentia M also offers the fastest Intel? Pentium?; processors with MMX technology, Intel 430TX chipset and 512 KB Level-2 cache. There's no doubt that this latest notebook from AST can easily increase your productivity while lower ing your cost of ownership. LCDs & Graphics 13.3" XGA LCD With our unique relationship to Samsung Electronics Corporation, a world market leader in the design and supply of LCD panels, AST is able to bring to market th e latest Super VGA and XGA TFT LCD technology. The Ascentia M Series incorporate s a range of color LCD panels to meet corporate customer demands whether for a v alue system or for the latest and greatest technology. To accommodate the larger form factor of the 13.3" LCD there is a slight incremental addition to the leng th of a notebook PC. On the Ascentia M Series, this added space has been utilize d by our system designers to provide the user with a more generous palm rest and "desktop equivalent" keycap form factor. This will make it more comfortable for the touch typist, as well as the everyday user. Specifications Processor and Memory CPU * Intel Pentium 166 Mhz with MMX technology Memory * 512KB Level 2 cache * Main Memory - 32MB EDO RAM, expandable to 128MB Display * * * * * * 13.3" diagonal XGA TFT Active-Matrix color Viewing area: 10.6" W x 8" H Maximum resolution: 1024 x 768 x 256 x 256 colors Maximum resolution on external monitor: 1280 x 1024 x 256 colors Contrast ratio: 150:1 Dot Pitch: .264 mm H x .264mm W

Disk Drives & Performance * * * * * 20X Maximum Speed CD-ROM module Floppy 3.5" 1.44MB module 2.1GB hard drive Average Random Seek Time (read/write): 12ms/13ms SmartBay support?

Communication * PCMCIA 56kbps data/fax modem

Charge time (system off): 3 hrs to 90% Charge time (system on): 5 hrs to 90% Nominal open circuit voltage: 10.WAV support Embedded dual stereo speakers and microphone 8/16-bit stereo/mono playback and recording High performance 16-bit Sigma Delta Stereo Codec Fully compatible with multimedia PC Level-2 specifications MPU 401 UART Mode-Compatible Volume control switch Cirrus Logic 7556 graphics controller 32-bit PCI bus accelerated graphics 64-bit video RAM interface 2MB EDO video memory Simultaneous internal/external monitor support Windows GUI accelerators Enhanced video drivers support Direct X/Active X support Battery * * * * * * * * * * Lithium Ion (Duracell DR36-Compatible) Battery life: min.60 Hz Input current: 1.5A 240v Output current: 2.5" W x 3.35Ahr AC Adapter * * * * * * * Free voltage sensing 100~240 VAC Size: 1.5" D x .8v/4.75" W x 4.8 Vcc Number of cells: 9 Battery capacity: 1500 mAhr Battery rating: 10. Line frequency: 50 Hz .924 lbs.Graphics * * * * * * * * Audio * * * * * * * * * Integrated Crystal 4237 Audio SRS 3D Sound MIDI and .459 lbs. 2 hrs at .0A 100v~0.04" H Weight: .1A Output voltage: 19 OVDC Power Management * * * * Advanced Power Management support LCD off when lid closed Suspend to disk Suspend to RAM PC Card Expansion Slots * * * * 2-Type II or 1 -Type III CL PD6832 PCMCIA controller Zoomed video support Card bus support .5 c discharge rate Battery size: 5.02" D x 1.8" H Weight: .

9 x 65.5" D x 1. battery status. CD-ROM drive acces s. caps lock.will support Windows NT MS Internet Explorer PUMA TranXit CompCore MPEGSoft McAffee Antivirus Documentation * User's Manual . numeric keypad activated.2" W x 9. setup.85" H * 6.LCD Status Display Panel * Power. scroll lock Flash Bios * BIOS (256 KB) upgrades performed by AST Authorized Service Centers via dis kette Keyboard/Pointing Device * * * * * * * * 87/88 key keyboard (101/102 key compatible) 19mm key spacing with 3mm travel (Full-size keys) 12 dedicated function keys Inverted "T" arrow keys Integrated SmartPoint touchpad (45. and keyboard/mouse Kensington cable lock support Dimensions & Weights * 13. floppy drive access. HDD access.60 lbs.3" XGA: 12.1 mm for sensor area) Keyboard volume control Palm rest Mouse buttons? Standard I/O Ports * * * * * * * * * * * USB port One serial port (16550 UART-compatible) (9-pin D-shell connector) One parallel bi-directional port (25-pin D-shell connector) One external FDD port (26-pin D-shell connector) One analog VGA port (15-pin D-shell connector) One PS/2 mouse/ keyboard/keypad port (6-pin connector) PCI expansion connector: connect optional mini-dock/docking station One two-way infrared port (IrDA-1/2 compatible) One microphone-in port One line-out port DC power jack Security * * * * * Administrator password User password Hard drive sector protection Software feature to protect system boot. Software * * * * * Microsoft Windows 95 standard.

* Windows 95 Guide * AST Quick Start Guide .