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IBM NetVista M41

IBM NetVista M41
alaScore 74

5 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews of IBM NetVista M41. The average rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the IBM NetVista M41 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by : Joel Strauch (pcworld.com)

IBM NetVista M41 (679244U)

 

The NetVista M41 has some nice design features, but the price is high for its components.

May, 2002

Expert review by : Joel Strauch (pcworld.com)

IBM Netvista M41-2.2GHZ Desktop

 

The design of the NetVista M41 is particularly conducive for getting inside the system. When you press in a button on each side, the entire case cover pops up and slides off, revealing a neat interior that gives you fast, tool-less access to...

The documentation that shipped with our test unit consisted of only a quick-reference guide with brief sections on setting up the M41, troubleshooting it, and contacting tech support. Other, more-detailed system information is available at IBM's Web site

May, 2002

Expert review by (pcmag.com)

IBM NetVista M41

 

From Japan, the IBM NetVista M41, also tested at PC Magazine Labs, is even smaller, measuring only 3.2 by 12.4 by 10.2 inches (HWD). Intended for the corporate office, the system doesn't have the flashy look or the unusual multimedia hardware and...

Product Specifications

The NetVista M series is designed for users who want maximum performance features, including Intel processors, high-speed hard disk drives, upgradeable graphics and longer image stability for easier deployments. IBM's superior migration and manageability tools and services help businesses of all sizes save time and money, help reduce the risk of errors and loss of data, and help users stay productive. Toolless cover removal, toolless PCI slots and internal bays that flip up and allow components to slide in on rails help make upgrades easier and repairs faster. If you require a desktop that emphasizes security, power, and ease of management, the IBM NetVista M series is a clear choice. NetVista M series desktops smoothly move your enterprise to the next stable platform with Intel processors and the widest range of supported operating systems in the NetVista family for a better experience. The NetVista M41 systems make it easy to manage the migration to the next generation of stable, performance-based systems. They not only bring the Intel Pentium 4 processor to mainstream systems, but also feature a suite of solutions to help reduce the overall cost of PC hardware. This ensures more stable software and operating system transitions.

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Desktop/Desktop slimline/Micro tower/Tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Desktop/Desktop slimline/Micro tower/Tower

Cache Memory

Installed Size:256KB/512KB
Max Supported Size:256KB
Per Processor Size:256KB/512KB

Design

Chassis Type:Desktop

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:39.9cm/41.2cm/42.5cm
Height:10.4cm/14cm/41.5cm
Weight:10.2kg/10kg/12kg/13.4kg/9.1kg
Width:19cm/36cm/42.5cm

Display (Projector)

Type:None.

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter model:Vanta
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.016

Header

Compatibility:PC
Country Kits:Austria/Belgium/Denmark/Finland/France/Germany/Greece/Italy/Netherlands/Norway/Portugal/Spain/Sweden/Switzerland/United Kingdom/United States
Localization:Danish/Dutch/English/Finnish/French/German/Greek/Italian/Norwegian/Spanish/Swedish
Manufacturer:IBM
Model:6790/6792/6794
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:IBM NetVista M41

Mainboard

Chipset Type:Intel 845
Data Bus Speed:400MHz

Memory

Internal Memory:0.125 / 0.25
Maximum internal memory:1.5

Miscellaneous

Colour:Black/Stealth black/White
Manufacturer Selling Program:TopSeller

Modem

Type: None

Networking

Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet
Type:Network adapter

Optical Drive

DVD read speed:16

Optical Storage

CD / DVD Rewrite Speed:N/A
Read Speed:48x
Type:CD-ROM
Write Speed:N/A

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows 2000/Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional /Microsoft Windows 98/Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition/Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition/Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Other features

Cache external:256
CD read speed:48
Compatible operating systems:Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional / Microsoft Windows XP Professional / Windows XP Professional
Diskette drive:1.44
Diskette drive memory:1.44
Display:N
Hard disk controller:DMA/ATA-100 (Ultra)
Interface:RS-232, USB, parallel, PS/2, RJ-45 / Serial, parallel, PS/2, RJ-45 / Serial, parallel, PS/2, USB
Memory upgrade:0.512
Networking features:Ethernet/Fast Ethernet
Security Features:Administrator password, power-on password, boot without keyboard or mouse, diskette I/O control, hard drive I/O control, parallel port I/O control, serial port I/O control, U-Bolt anchoring, boot sequence control
Slot type:3 x PCI, 1 x AGP
Weight:10 / 10.9 / 12 / 13.4

Packaging Content

Bundled software:Drivers & Utilities, ConfigSafe, Lotus SmartSuite Millennium, PC Doctor, Lotus Notes Client, Access IBM / Drivers & Utilities, ConfigSafe, Netscape Communicator, Lotus SmartSuite Millennium, PC Doctor, Lotus Notes Client / Drivers & Utilities, ConfigSafe, Norton AntiVirus, Lotus SmartSuite Millennium, PC Doctor, Lotus Notes Client 5 / Drivers & Utilities, Lotus SmartSuite Millennium, Lotus Notes Client 5 / Drivers & Utilities, Lotus SmartSuite, ConfigSafe, Netscape Communicator, PC Doctor, Lotus Notes Client / Drivers & Utilities, Lotus SmartSuite, ConfigSafe, Norton AntiVirus, Lotus Notes, PC Doctor / Drivers & Utilities, Lotus SmartSuite, ConfigSafe, Norton AntiVirus, PC Doctor, Lotus Notes Client, Access IBM

Performance

Audio system:ADI 1881 AC97 / STEREO / Stereo 16-bit
Product Type:PC

Ports & interfaces

I/O ports:1 x parallel - IEEE 1284 (EPP/ECP) - 25 PIN D-Sub (DB-25);6 x serial - USB 2.0 - 4 PIN USB Type A; 2 x serial - RS-232C - 9 PIN D-Sub (DB-9); 1 x display / video - VGA / VBE - 15 PIN HD D-Sub (HD-15); 1 x keyboard - generic - 6 PIN mini-DIN (PS/2 Style); 1 x mouse - generic - 6 PIN mini-DIN (PS/2 Style); 1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX - RJ-45;1 x audio - line-out/headphones - mini-phone stereo plug 3.5 mm; 1 x audio - line-In - mini-phone stereo plug 3.5 mm; 1 x microphone - input - mini-phone mono plug 3.5 mm

Processor

Clock Speed:1.5GHz/1.6GHz/1.7GHz/1.8GHz/2.2GHz/2GHz
Installed Qty:1
Manufacturer:Intel
Max Supported Qty:1
Processor family:Intel Pentium 4
Processor frequency:1.6 / 1.8 / 2 / 2.2
Processor front side bus:400
Type:Pentium 4
Upgradability:Not upgradable/Upgradable

RAM

Installed Size:128MB/256MB
Max Supported Size:1.5GB/1GB
Technology:SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Storage

Hard drive speed:7200
Total Storage Capacity:40

Storage Controller

RAID Level: None

Storage Controller (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Floppy Drive

Type:3.5" 1.44 MB floppy / 3.5 1.44 MB floppy

Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:ATA-100

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:40GB
OS Certified:Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional / Microsoft Windows 95 / Microsoft Windows 98 / Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional / Novell NetWare 4.2 / Novell NetWare 5.1/Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional / Microsoft Windows 95/98 / Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition / Windows ME / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional / Novell NetWare 4.2 / Novell NetWare 5.1/Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional / Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional / Novell NetWare 4.2 / Novell NetWare 5.1/Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows 95 / Microsoft Windows 98 / Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition / Microsoft Windows Millennium
Recommended Use:Corporate business / Small business/Home use
Type:Personal computer

Video Memory

Installed Size:16MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:NVIDIA Vanta
Interface Type:AGP 4x

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:39.9 / 41.2 / 42.5
Height :10.4 / 14 / 41.5
Weight:10 / 10.9 / 12 / 13.4
Width:19 / 36 / 42.5