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Lenovo Thinkcentre A70

Lenovo Thinkcentre A70
alaAverage 3.3

3 reviews

Dec, 2017

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Consumer review by: NeatWords (staples.com)

Good computer with the Lenovo Extras

 

We needed a new computer to load windows xp on. Most new computer don't provide drivers that are xp-compatibile, but luckily Lenovo does. The tower is well built, better than the dell vostros out there. It comes with a slim keyboard, its unique, kinda...

Drivers Support,Easy To Setup,Great Software Bundle,Quality Accessories,Sturdy

None

Sep, 2011

Product Specifications

Certificates

Certification:CCC, RoHS, CSC, CEL, SITA / FCC, RoHS, CCC C-Tick / RoHS / RoHS, CE, FCC, WEEE / RoHS, EMC, FCC, VCCI, ICES-003, C-Tick, KCC, CE / RoHS, WEEE
EPEAT compliance:
RoHS compliance: Yes

Design

Cable lock slot:Kensington
Chassis type:SFF / Tower
Color of product:Black
Intel segment tagging:Enterprise, Professional
Number of 3.5" bays:1 / 2
Number of 5.25" bays:1
Placement supported:

Energy Management

Power availability:180
Power supply:180 / 280
Power supply input frequency:50 - 60 / 50/60
Power supply input voltage:100 - 240 / 110 - 220 / 110 - 240

Expansion Slots

PCI Express x1 slots:1 / 2
PCI Express x16 slots:1
PCI slots:1 / 2

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter model:Intel GMA 4500 / Intel GMA 4500M / Intel GMA X4500 / Intel X4500 / No
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.765 / 1.759
On-board graphics adapter:No / Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel GMA
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel GMA 4500 / Intel GMA X4500 / No

Memory

Internal memory:1 / 2 / 4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:4 / 8
Memory clock speed:1066 / 1333 / 800
Memory layout:1 x 1 / 1 x 2 / 2 x 1 / 2 x 2
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 1 / 1 x 2 / 2 x 1 / 2 x 2
Memory slots:2x DIMM / 2x SO-DIMM

Networking

Bluetooth: No
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:N / Y
Ethernet LAN connection:No / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wake-on-LAN ready: / Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Operational Conditions

Non-operating altitude:-598.4 - 420000
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 35

Optical Drive

BD interface type:SATA
DVD read speed:16
Optical Drive Type: / DVD Super Multi / DVD Super Multi DL / DVD-ROM / DVD-RW
Optical drives quantity:1

Other Features

Audio formats supported:MP3, WAV, WMA
Audio Input:1 / 3
Audio system direct 3D sound: Yes
Audio system full duplex: Yes
BIOS password: Yes
Built-in camera: No
Built-in Microphone: No
CD read speed:48
Compatible operating systems:Beach, Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Panorama, Party (indoor), Snow, Sports, Sunset / Children, Food, Landscape, Night, Night portrait, Pet, Portrait, Sports, Sunset / Windows 7
Compliance industry standards:IEEE 802.3, 802.3u, 802.3ab / IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab / IEEE 802.3/802.3u/802.3ab / IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
Cooling type:Active
Dimensions (WxDxH):3.82 x 14.5 x 13.1
Display:LCD / LCD TFT / TFT
Drive device, buffer size:1
Electromagnetic compatibility:FCC - P. 15,VCCI, ICES-003, BMSI - CNS13438,EU/EFTA CE Mark & DoC, C-Tick DoC, KCC
Ethernet interface type:
Expansion Slots:1 x Full Height PCI, 1 x Full Height PCIe x1 / PCI/PCI Express
External drive bays:1 x 5.25" / 1 x 5.25" half high / 1x 5.25"
Floppy drive installed: No
Form Factor:Small Form Factor Small Form Factor (4x2) / Small Form Factor\nSmall Form Factor (4x2) / Tower\nTower (4x3)
Graphics adapter family: / Intel
Hard disk drive type:250GB SATA/ 7200 / 320GB SATA/ 7200 / 500GB SATA/ 7200
Hard disk drive, user password: Yes
HDD user password:Y
Internal drive bays:1 x 3.5" hidden / 1x 3.5" / 2 x 3.5"
Mac compatibility: No
Maximum number of SMP processors:1 / 2
Memory Type:DDR3 SDRAM
Modem Type:N
Network cards:Realtek RTL8111DL
Networking features:Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / Realtek RTL8111DL
Non-operating relative humidity (non-condensing):20 - 90
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
Platform:PC
Pointing device:USB Optical Wheel Mouse
Power Requirements:100 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz / 100-240V / 100-240V, 50/60Hz / 110 - 220 V / 110 - 220 V 50 - 60Hz / 110 - 220 VAC, 50/60 Hz / 110-220 V, 50/60Hz / 110-220V / 110-220V, 50/60Hz / 110-240V / 110/220 V, 50/60Hz / 110/220 V; 50/60 Hz / 110/220V, 50/60Hz
Power supply type:AC / TFX 180W 70
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
TV tuner integrated: No
Warranty:Onsite\nOne year
Warranty note:Onsite\nOne year
Weight:14.3 / 15.4 / 18.7 / 23.1

Packaging Content

Aspect Ratio:16:10 / 16:9
Bundled software:Adobe Acrobat Reader\nAcrobat Flash Player\nSkype\nSun JRE\nLenovo Message Center Plus\nIntervideo WinDVD\nCorel Burn Lenovo Edition\nCorel DVD Moviefactory Lenovo Edition\nThinkVantage Rescue & Recovery\nThinkVantage Product Recovery\nThinkVantage Password Manager\nThinkVantage Power Manager\nLenovo ThinkVantage Toolbox\nThinkVantage System Update / Microsoft Office 2010
Contrast ratio (typical):1000:1 / 150:1 / 600:1
Display brightness:200 / 250 / 300
Display Diagonal:16 / 17 / 18.5 / 19 / 20 / 21.5 / 22 / 23 / 23.6 / 24
Display included:No / Yes
Display Resolution:1280 x 1024 / 1366 x 768 / 1440 x 900 / 1600 x 900 / 1680 x 1050 / 1920 x 1080 / 1920 x 1200
Drivers included: Yes
Handheld remote control: / No
Keyboard supplied: Yes
Mouse included: Yes
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N
Viewing angle, horizontal:160 / 170 / 176 / 90
Viewing angle, vertical:160 / 170 / 176 / 50 / 60

Performance

Audio output channels:2.0 / 5.1 / 7.1
Audio system:HD / HD Audio / HDA / Realtek ALC662 / Realtek HD
Chipset: / Intel G41 / Intel Q41
Motherboard chipset:Intel G41 / Intel Q41
Motherboard southbridge:Intel ICH7
Product type:PC

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port: No
DC-in jack:No / Yes
DVI port:No / Yes
eSATA ports quantity:3
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
Headphone outputs:1 / 2 / 7
Line-in: Yes
Line-out: Yes
Microphone in: Yes
PS/2 ports quantity:2
Serial ports quantity:1
SmartCard slot: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:6 / 7 / 8
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

Power availability:180
Power supply:180 / 280
Power supply input frequency:50 - 60 / 50/60
Power supply input voltage:100 - 240 / 110 - 220 / 110 - 240

Processor

Bus type:FSB
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):10 / 10.5 / 11 / 11.5 / 12.5 / 13 / 13.5 / 14 / 15 / 16 / 9.5
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Number of Processing Die Transistors:228 / 291 / 410
Number of processors installed:1
Processing die size:107 / 143 / 82
Processor: / E3300 / E3400 / E5400 / E5500 / E5700 / E5800 / E6700 / E7400 / E7500 / E7600 / E8500
Processor cache:1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 6
Processor cache type:L2 / Smart Cache
Processor codename:Conroe / Wolfdale
Processor core voltage (AC):0.850/1.3625
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel Core 2 Duo / Intel Pentium / Intel Pentium Dual-Core / Intel® Celeron® / Intel® Core™2 Duo / Intel® Pentium® / Intel® Pentium® Dual-Core
Processor frequency:2.5 / 2.6 / 2.66 / 2.7 / 2.8 / 2.93 / 3 / 3.06 / 3.16 / 3.2
Processor front side bus:1066 / 1333 / 800
Processor lithography:45 / 65
Processor model:E3300 / E3400 / E5400 / E5500 / E5700 / E5800 / E6700 / E7400 / E7500 / E7600 / E8500
Processor operating modes:32-bit / 64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Celeron Processor E3000 series for Desktop / Intel Core 2 Duo E7000 series / Intel Core 2 Duo E8000 series / Intel Pentium E5000 series for Desktop
Processor socket:Socket T (LGA 775)
Processor system type:DP
Processor threads:2
Stepping:C0 / R0
Tcase:60.1 / 72.4 / 74.1
Thermal Design Power (TDP):-, 65 / 45, 65 / 65

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Idle States:Y / Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching:No / Yes
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Connect Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:No / Yes
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1 / 2 / Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / Y
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):N
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Processor ARK ID:27251 / 33911 / 36500 / 36503 / 40478 / 41495 / 42771 / 42772 / 42800 / 42801 / 42802
Processor code:SLAPK / SLB9Y / SLB9Z / SLGH7 / SLGTG / SLGTJ / SLGU4 / SLGUF
Processor package size:37.5 / 37.5 x 37.5
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Software

Operating system architecture:32-bit / 64-bit
Operating system installed:DOS License / FreeDOS / Windows 7 Home Premium / Windows 7 Professional / Windows XP Professional
Trial software:Norton Internet Security 2009, Microsoft Office 2010 Starter / Norton Internet Security 2009\nMicrosoft Office 2010 Starter

Storage

Card reader integrated: No
Hard disk rotational speed:5400 / 7200
Hard Drive Capacity:160 / 250 / 320 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA / Serial ATA II
Hard Drive Size:3.5
Hard drive speed:5400 / 7200
Host interface:SATA / Serial ATA II
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:160 / 250 / 320 / 500

Technical Details

Intel visual technologies: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:12.8 / 14 / 14.5 / 16.6 / 17.3
Height:13.1 / 14 / 15.3 / 15.4 / 3.82 / 6.89
Weight:14.3 / 15.4 / 18.7 / 23.1 / 24.3
Width:13.1 / 15.8 / 3.82 / 6.3