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Solo 1400

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Processor and core logic
Processor options 850 MHz - 1 GHz
Processor packaging BGA2
Level 2 cache 128K integrated SRAM L2 cache (Celeron) or 256K integrated SRAM L2 cache (Pentium III)
Core logic
  • VIA Technologies, Inc. PN133T "Twister" chipset (VT8603 North Bridge; VT8231 South Bridge)
  • PCI Bus Version 2.12
Processor side bus 100 MHz/133 MHz Psuedo-synchronous CPU front side bus
  • Insyde Software, Inc. BIOS
  • 512K Flash ROM
  • SMBIOS (DMI) 2.3 support
  • Full ACPI support
System memory
Memory type Synchronous DRAM system memory
Memory expansion options
  • Two 144-pin industrial standard SO-DIMM sockets
  • No on-board memory
  • PC-133 memory module
  • 512 MB maximum system memory
LCD display panel
  • 14.1-inch TFT XGA (LVDS)
  • Fixed backlight brightness
Graphics controller S3 Savage4 AGP4X graphics core (VIA chipset integrated) 2D, 3D and DVD video acceleration
Frame buffer 8 MB, 16 MB or 32 MB shared memory architecture (SMA)
External video Supports exclusive or simultaneous LCD/external monitor modes
Built-in LCD panel resolution and maximum color depth; XGA TFT 1,024 768 16-bit (64K) colors
External CRT resolutions supported 640 480 8/16/32-bit colors
800 600 8/16/32-bit colors
1,024 768 8/16/32-bit colors
1,280 1,024 8/16/32-bit colors
1,600 1,200 8/16/32-bit colors
1,920 1,440 8/16-bit colors
Audio and communications
Audio/modem chipset Conexant SmartAMC audio modem codec
(Audio codec and host-processed V.92/K56flex modem using CX20468 host side and CX20463 SmartDAA line side devices)
Audio features
  • Conexant Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL) provides enhanced AC?97 audio signal processing
  • D3d HRTF
  • D3d cross talk cancellation
  • EAX support
  • D3d bass-enhancement

Note: This platform does not feature an internal microphone.

Audio controls Volume and mute functions are keyboard controlled
Advanced audio features via software control panel interface
Internal speakers Stereo speakers built into front panel
0.5-W maximum output
Modem features
  • V.92/k56flex data; V.17 fax soft modem
  • Telephony/Voice/TAM support
  • Fast connect/Modem On Hold/Caller ID support
  • AC?97 2.1 compliant internal design
10/100 Mbps Fast Ethernet Integrated IEEE 802.3u (10/100 Base-TX) network interface
Uses RJ-45 connector on rear panel of system
Wireless Ethernet interface (factory installed option) Actiontec IEEE 802.11b network module
  • 2,400 MHz - 2,462 MHz direct sequence spread spectrum
  • Approximate open environment range:

    • 525 feet (160 m) at 11 Mbps
    • 855 feet (270 m) at 5.5 Mbps
    • 1,300 feet (400 m) at 2 Mbps
    • 1,750 feet (550 m) at 1 Mbps

  • 64 WEP or 128 RC4 security

Uses factory installed internal diversity antenna assembly.

Input/Output (I/O)
Keyboard controller
  • National PC87570 Keyboard and Power Management Controller Keyboard
  • 19 mm 19 mm key pitch
  • 3.0 mm keystroke
  • One of the following localization options:

    • U.S. English keyboard
    • French Canadian keyboard
    • Mexican Spanish keyboard
    • Japanese keyboard

  • Four programmable hot keys (default functions: launch e-mail, launch Internet, launch help application, user-definable)
Pointing device Gateway EZ-Pad touchpad; 1,000 points per inch minimum resolution
Alps Electric 4-button design (left/right mouse; scroll up/down)
I/O ports (connector)
  • 2 USB 1.1 (4-pin)
  • External monitor (high density D-15)
  • Microphone (monaural pin-jack)
  • Headphone (stereo pin-jack)
  • Modem (RJ-11)
  • IEEE 1284 parallel port (D-25)
  • 19 VDC power input (coaxial)
PCMCIA Accepts one Type III or one Type II device

  • 16-bit PC Card support
  • 32-bit CardBus support
  • O 2 Micro OZ6912 ACPI Card Bus Controller

Note: This platform does not support Zoomed Video.

Mini PCI One Type 3A expansion socket accessible through bottom panel

Note: If there is a wireless card installed in the computer, there is no expansion slot available. Wireless devices are not user serviceable. Do not modify them in any way. Modification to a wireless device voids the authorization to use it.

EIDE Controller
  • Integrated in VIA VT8231 South Bridge device
  • Ultra DMA-33/66/100 master mode PCI EIDE controller
  • 100 MBps maximum data transfer rate
  • Up to PIO mode 4, multi-word DMA mode 2, Ultra DMA mode 5
Hard disk drive
  • 2.5-inch, 9.5 mm (maximum) height
  • Accessible through bottom panel
CD-ROM drive
  • 12.7 mm height
  • Constant angular velocity: 24X (maximum)
  • Non-removable design (factory configured)
Super I/O controller
  • Integrated in VIA VT8231 South Bridge device
  • 1 Mbps maximum data transfer rate
Floppy disk drive
  • Supports 3.5-inch, 1.44-MB capacity disks
  • Data transfer rates up to 500 Kbps
  • Non-removable design
Intelligent charger Maintains dynamically adjusted current flow for optimum charge
AC adapter
  • 19 VDC, 3.16 A, 60 W output
  • Automatic adjusts for 100 to 230 VAC, 47 to 63 Hz power source
  • 3-wire design; includes power LED
Battery type Removable 8-cell NiMH with embedded smart battery controller
Battery capacity NiMH: 4,000 mAh (38.4 W)
Battery type Removable 8-cell Li-Ion with embedded smart battery controller
Battery capacity Li-Ion: 1,900 mAh
Power management ACPI v1.0b support
  • Power-on password (2-level password support)
  • Hard disk drive access password
  • BIOS entry password
  • Main system memory compartment screws
  • Kensington Security Slot
System software
Operating system Microsoft Windows XP Home
Microsoft Windows XP Pro
System management SMBIOS 2.3 BIOS support
Quick boot supported
Dimensions 320 272 38 mm (W D H)
12.6 10.7 1.5 inches (W D H)
System weight 6.73 lbs. (3.06 kg) with 64 MB RAM and 8-cell battery
AC adapter weight 13 oz. (370 g)
Operating temperature 41 to 95 F (5 to 35 C)
Storage temperature -4 to 140 F (-20 to 60 C)
Operating humidity 20 to 80% relative humidity; no condensation
Storage humidity 10 to 90% relative humidity; no condensation
Operating altitude Maximum 8,000 feet (2,438 m)
Storage altitude Maximum 12,000 feet (3,658 m)

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