|By Business Wire
|November 15, 2012 08:01 AM EST
(HKSE: 0992) (PINK SHEETS: LNVGY) today announced the IdeaCentre Q190,
the world’s smallest full-function desktop PC – measuring just 22mm
(0.86 inches) wide – and the latest additions to the C-Series all-in-one
(AIO) family. With convenient space-saving designs that fit into any
home, the IdeaCentre Q190 and C-Series AIOs offer affordable but
powerful performance and multimedia features designed for immersive
The Lenovo IdeaCentre Q190, the world's smallest full-function desktop PC, measuring 0.86 inches wide (Photo: Business Wire)
“Lenovo is committed to making PC innovation accessible to all, and the
IdeaCentre Q190 and latest C-Series AIOs deliver just that.” said Ouyang
Jun, Executive Director and General Manager, IdeaCentre Business Unit.
“Whether it’s the subtle, space-saving design of the Q190 that
transforms your living room TV or monitor into a home theater, or the
sleek look, powerful performance and family friendly features of the
C-Series AIOs, Lenovo’s latest desktop PCs are designed to meet the
entertainment needs of any household.”
World’s Smallest Full-Function Desktop PC:
The IdeaCentre Q190, the world’s smallest1 full-function
desktop PC at just 22mm (0.86 inches) wide, packs multimedia features
that can turn any display in your home into an entertainment hub for
videos, games, web browsing and more. With Full HD graphics, up to 7.1
surround sound2 and an optional Blu-ray Disc™ drive
supporting 3D Blu-ray playback3, the Q190 doubles as a mobile
home theater system. For perfect picture at any angle viewing, the
Lenovo L-Series monitors, such as the LI2723s, the world’s first
edgeless and thinnest 27-inch IPS monitor4, serves as a great
complement to the IdeaCentre Q190. This desktop PC also comes with an
optional compact wireless multimedia remote with built-in mini backlit
keyboard and mouse, so users can control the Q190 from the comfort of
The IdeaCentre Q190 may be compact, but it is as powerful as a
full-sized PC with Windows 8 Pro and up to 80 percent faster processing
performance than IdeaCentre Q1805. Users will enjoy steady
Web browsing and HD video streaming, speedy music and video downloads
and stutter free multitasking, allowing users to play music, download
files and surf the web simultaneously with ease.
Affordable Space-Saving Home Computer: New
Lenovo’s new C-Series AIOs reshape the affordable home computer into a
smart, space-saving all-in-one PC, combining great multimedia features
and performance that make these ideal PCs for family use and home
entertainment. All C-Series AIOs are equipped with the following:
Up to 1 TB HDD (Up to 2TB HDD for C540); allowing users to hold up to
250 HD movies, 320,000 photos or 200,000 songs
Up to 8GB memory for smooth multi-tasking
Lenovo Education Portal with nine child education games
720p HD webcam with YouCam picture enhancements including fun, cartoon
Dolby® Advanced Audio V2 for a crisp, clear cinematic surround sound
Built for Mainstream Family Use & Home
The Lenovo C340/C440/C540/C345/C445 are optimized for entertainment
consumption with an adjustable screen display, Lenovo Dynamic Brightness
System, which automatically adjusts screen brightness based on users’
current surroundings and Lenovo Eye Distance System, which alerts users
if they are too close to the screen. These AIOs fit into any home
environment with a thin “journal” design, modeled after the pages of a
journal or book, for a clean, simplistic look, and a unique aluminum
stand that utilizes minimal desk space and allows users to slot the
keyboard under the screen.
The Lenovo C340/C440/C540 AIOs also provide an ideal marriage of
performance and affordability. The stunning HD LED displays of the
20-inch C340/C345, 21.5-inch C440/C445 and 23-inch C540 are made for
watching HD videos and movies. Users can choose the screen size that
best fits their needs – whether that’s surfing the web in the kitchen,
creating a presentation in the home office or streaming video in the
With up to 3rd generation Intel® Core i3 processors, the
C340/C440/C540 packs powerful performance and supports up to NVIDIA®
GeForce® 615 2GB graphics, ideal for PC gaming fun. Equipped with up to
AMD E2 dual core processor with AMD Radeon™ HD Graphics, the C345/C445
also offers mainstream performance for basic PC gaming and comes in an
additional stylish color option – metallic red.
Pricing and Availability6
The IdeaCentre Q190 desktop will be available in January with models
starting at approximately $349.
The Lenovo C340 will be available in January with models starting at
The Lenovo C440 will be available in January with models starting at
The Lenovo C345 will be available in January with models starting at
The Lenovo C445 will be available in January with models starting at
The Lenovo C540 will be available in January with models starting at
The IdeaCentre Q190 and C-Series AIOs will be offered through
business partners and www.lenovo.com.
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Lenovo (HKSE: 0992) (PINK SHEETS: LNVGY) is a $US30 billion personal
technology company serving customers in more than 160 countries, and the
world’s second-largest PC vendor. Dedicated to building exceptionally
engineered PCs and mobile internet devices, Lenovo’s business is built
on product innovation, a highly-efficient global supply chain and strong
strategic execution. Formed by Lenovo Group’s acquisition of the former
IBM Personal Computing Division, the company develops, manufactures and
markets reliable, high-quality, secure and easy-to-use technology
products and services. Its product lines include legendary Think-branded
commercial PCs and Idea-branded consumer PCs, as well as servers,
workstations, and a family of mobile internet devices, including tablets
and smart phones. Lenovo has major research centers in Yamato, Japan;
Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen, China; and Raleigh, North Carolina. For
more information, see www.lenovo.com.
1 Based on market survey, July 2012
2 Via HDMI
3 Requires compatible monitor or TV and the add-on Blu-ray
Disc drive; 3D Blu-Ray playback available on Intel Core i3 models only
4 Based on market survey, July 2012
5 Based on PC Mark 07 testing result
6 Prices do not include tax or shipping and are subject to
change without notice and is tied to specific terms and conditions.
Reseller prices may vary. Price does not include all advertised
features. All offers subject to availability. Lenovo reserves the right
to alter product offerings and specifications at any time without notice.
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