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Lenovo L2440x Review

J.R. Nelson

...The monitor is colored in what Lenovo calls its "business black", a charcoal grey color that's a little lighter than the Thinkpad black with which most users are familiar. ...Image QualityTo start, it must be said that the Lenovo L2440x uses a TN panel. ...If you're looking for an eco-friendly display, the L2440x should be on your list. ... Read full article

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Lenovo ThinkVision L220x LCD Review

Kevin O'Brien

...One such monitor is the Lenovo ThinkVision WUXGA L220x, offering a massive amount of screen real estate with a bright and accurate LCD panel.The Lenovo ThinkVision L220x has the following specifications: 22.0-inch (559.0 mm) viewable image size Native resolution: 1920 x 1200 Brightness: 325cd/m2 CRT Size in Inches: 22.0 Contrast Ratio: 1200:1 Response time (grey to grey): 6 ms Viewing angle (typical) Horizontal: +/- 89 degrees, Vertical: +/- 89 degrees High definition 1080p video content (Full HDD) support Wide viewing angles enlarge user's workspace for comfortable viewing Supports High Definition Content Protection (HDCP) 92% color gamut Compliance with ENERGY STAR 4.0 requirements Four USB ports Dual input allows attachment to two systems simultaneously Internal power with 90 watts power consumption Actual Power: 80w at brightness peak, 43w at low Meets 100 mm VESA standard for mounting Detachable base for wall or arm mounting (other mounts sold separately) Available in business black Kensington Lock slot for security MSRP: $499 3-Year Warranty (view large image) Build and Design The design of the L220x monitor is very basic, and almost blends into the background when you are using it on your desk. ...In a way you could say it looks like a bland ThinkPad design, but who really buys a screen for what the outside looks like anyways? ...This type of range I have not seen on anything but my IPS FlexView screen found on my ThinkPad in the past. ... Read full article

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Lenovo L2440p Review

Kevin O'Brien

...Color quality and white levels were very good, even sitting next to my T60 Thinkpad with the IPS Flexview display. ...Compare this to the standard 22” Lenovo L220x that draws 43w watts at the lowest brightness and 80w at the highest. ...Pros Low power consumption Good color and black levels Reasonable viewing angles for a TN panel Cons “Business Black” doesn’t match my ThinkPad  ... Read full article

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Lenovo A600 First Look Review

Kevin O'Brien

...The system can handle most previous generation games without a problem as long as the resolution is scaled back from 1920x1080 down to 1280x720 and minor tweaks are made to the detail settings. ...Lenovo has really been making strides to come out with new and exciting hardware, to help change the public perception that they are business-only with the ThinkPad and ThinkCentre name handing over their heads. Considering the low price of $1,149 that the flagship version of this computer is selling for right now, it is no doubt that this might be a trend setting All-In-One in the future.... Read full article

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Lenovo L222wA LCD Review

J.R. Nelson

...  Lately, they've been churning out display after display in catching up to some of the bigger brands, but most of these monitors have been geared toward the same business market to which their ThinkStations and Thinkpads ultimately end up....The L222wA is a 22-inch monitor, yes, but it features a resolution of 1920x1200. ...With the backlight at its dimmest setting, the monitor used an exceptional 16 watts of electricity, which is a few times less than what the last 22-inch 1920x1200 display we reviewed from Lenovo used. ... Read full article

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Adesso Wireless Mini Trackball Keyboard Review

Kevin O'Brien

...by Kevin O'Brien External keyboards for notebook and tablet users can be a godsend if you use the machine at a desk. ...(view large image) Use, Addiction, and Withdrawal This keyboard is probably one of the few items I have enjoyed as much as my Sony HDTV or ThinkPad T60. ... Read full article

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Dell Studio One 19 First Look Review

J.R. Nelson

...The Dell Studio One 19 comes with the following optional specifications: Processors Intel Pentium Dual Core E5200 - Intel Core 2 Quad Q8200 Chipset NVIDIA MCP 7A Memory Up to 4GB 800MHz DDR2 SDRAM (2GB starting) Storage Up to 750GB 7200RPM SATA drive (320GB 7200RPM starting) Optical Drive Slot-loading CD/DVD burner or slot-loading DVD burner/Blu-ray reader Graphics NVIDIA GeForce 9200 integrated graphics or 9400 integrated graphics Webcam and Microphone 1.3MP integrated webca and microphone Display 18.5" 1366x768 (optional multitouch capability) Wired Networking Integrated 10/100/1000 Ethernet LAN Wireless 802.11b/g wifi (optional 802.11n) Media Card Slot 7-in-1 card reader I/O Ports (6) USB 2.0 ports, power connector, Ethernet, stereo microphone in jack, stereo headphone/line out jack, wireless kb and mouse synch button OS Windows Vista Home Basic or Windows Vista Home Premium (32 & 64-bit) Dimensions 15.5 x 21.9 x 3.2 inches (HxWxD) Weight Around 22.7 pounds Warranty 1-year limited hardware warranty w/InHome service w/remote diagnosis Build and DesignThe new Dell Studio One 19 is a stylish all-in-one desktop, a form factor that has steadily been rising in popularity over the past few years. ...It features an 18.5-inch display, but at a relatively low resolution of 1366 x 768. ...It offers the tablet features pioneered in Windows XP Tablet Edition built-in, but often delivers an unsatisfactory experience to the end user. ... Read full article

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Lenovo ThinkStation E20 Review

J.R. Nelson

...As configured, our review unit carries a manufacturer's suggested retail price of $1,224.00. ...In addition to the optical drive and 25-in-1 card reader, Lenovo added two USB2.0 ports as well as audio in and out jacks to the front of the machine. ...The other three, one PCI-Express x1 slot and two PCI slots, remain empty. ... Read full article

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HP Z200 Review

J.R. Nelson

...Four expansion slots are present, though two are filled in our review unit, leaving one PCI-Express x8 slot and one PCI-Express x1. There are four RAM slots, all taken up (4 x 2GB DIMMs). There's one optrical drive bay and one hard drive bay, both obviously occupied. ...On Intel's website, buying the CPU used in this machine costs $316, when purchased in shipments of 1,000 or greater. ... Read full article

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Lenovo IdeaCentre A600 Review

J.R. Nelson

...They did a couple of things well, and that was good enough; while the Thinkpads as a line might not always win a beauty contest, they have functional, conservative design that stands up heavy use. ...Read on for our full review.Specifications Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo P7450 @ 2.13GHz (3MB L2 cache) Memory: 4 GB DDR3 SDRAM Hard drive: 1TB SATA @ 7200RPM Optical drive: Slot loading Blu-ray rom / DVD+/-RW Sound: Integrated HD audio with 2.1 integrated speakers Video card: ATI HD3650 with 512MB VRAM Networking: Gigabit Ethernet Wireless networking: 802.11a/b/g/draft-n, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR Operating system: Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Power supply: 150 watt external Warranty: 1 year limited warranty Lenovo's new IdeaCentre A600 starts at $699; the suggested retail price of this configuration is currently $1399. ...The system can handle most previous generation games without a problem as long as the resolution is scaled back from 1920x1080 down to 1280x720 and minor tweaks are made to the detail settings. ... Read full article

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HP TouchSmart IQ506 Full Review (with video)

J.R. Nelson

...  Read on for our full review of the IQ506.Specifications Our review unit had the following specifications: Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo T5850 (2.16GHz, 2MB L2 Cache) Memory: 4GB PC2-5300 DDR2 RAM Hard Drive: 500GB 7200RPM SATA Optical Drive: SuperMulti DVD Burner Graphics: NVIDIA Geforce 9300 M GS (256MB dedicated, up to 2GB shared) Network: Gigabit ethernet Wireless Networking: 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth Audio: Integrated HD Audio, stereo speakers 5-in-1 memory card reader 5 USB 2.0 ports, 1 FireWire Headphone, line in, line out and digital audio out jacks Integrated webcam and array microphone Dual-format NTSC/ATSC television tuner Exterior LED lighting with four levels of brightness 22-inch widescreen 1680x1050 touch display Dimensions: 21 x 2.6 x 17.4 inches Weight: 24.0 pounds The TouchSmart IQ506 models are sold pre-built and this configuration has a suggested retail price of $1499.99. ...  Touch screens in computing have been slow to really take off, except in limited circumstances (tablet notebooks, for instance and Wacom's Cintiq line of displays), and this is largely a result of problems with software....  Vista at least has tablet features built in, and the touch display can take advantage those features.... Read full article

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Lenovo ThinkCentre A58 Review

J.R. Nelson

...Let's take a closer look.Specifications Processor: Intel Pentium Dual-Core E5200 @ 2.5GHz (2MB L2 cache) Memory: 3GB DDR2 SDRAM @ 800MHz Hard drive: 250GB SATA @ 7200RPM Optical drive: DVD+/-RW recorder Sound: Integrated HD audio with built-in mono speaker Video card: Intel GMA 4500 Networking: Gigabit Ethernet Operating system: Windows Vista Business Inputs: 6 USB2.0 ports, 2 PS/2 inputs, 2 headphone and microphone audio jacks w/line out, Gigabit Ethernet Power supply: 280W power supply Dimensions: 17.4 x 16.2 x 6.9 inches (DxHxW) Warranty: One year limited parts and labor with Express Onsite service This configuration of the Lenovo ThinkCentre A58, 7515-J5U, is available for $489.99. ...There's a PCI-E x16 slot available as well as a PCI-E x1 and two regular PCI slots. ...Oddly, this utility still looks like a battery on the taskbar, like it does on Lenovo's ThinkPad notebook lines. ... Read full article

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