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Lenovo Thinkcentre EDGE 72

Lenovo Thinkcentre EDGE 72
alaScore 85

33 reviews

Aug, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 33 reviews of Lenovo Thinkcentre EDGE 72. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Comments about the size and usability are overall positive. The reliability and price are also appreciated.

design, price, reliability, usability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Lenovo Thinkcentre EDGE 72 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Lenovo Thinkcentre EDGE 72 from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops on Reviewers really like the usability. The reliability also gets good feedback. Comments are divided on the design.

price, reliability, usability

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Lenovo Thinkcentre EDGE 72 3493DEG Desktop Intel® 3100 MHz 1000 GB H61 , HD Graphics 4000 9 in 1 Card ReaderLenovo Thinkcentre EDGE 72 3493DEG Desktop Intel® 3100 MHz 1000 GB H61 , HD Graphics 4000 9 in 1 Card Reader

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: AdminDan (

Great product


The tower is well designed and has alot of good features. Motherboard is a good layout and the light weight case is good for mounting off the ground. The USB ports are easy to access for the client and the audio inputs on the front are a plus for our...

Jul, 2013

Consumer review by: sarney (

Win7 upgrades fail


You need to publish the fact that the KB2647753 upgrade has to be done alone and first before trying to apply all updates. After the second fulll download and failure to update I found a blog that mentions the problem. Microsoft search was no help at all.

Jul, 2013

Consumer review by: BKfpc (

We really like this product.


This computer meets and exceeds all of our needs. Thanks CDW for helping us find just the right product for us!

Jun, 2013

Consumer review by: traclane (

Nice design for a desktop workstation


Thumb screws, solid side cover that easily slide open and closes, clever metal latch that slides open when front bezel is removed to allow HD/CD carriage to swing open, easily removable CPU fan shroud with foam around edges for tight seal, front fan...

smart design

Jun, 2013

Consumer review by: RONN859 (

Brawn and Value!


I recently decided to give these computers a try from previously having ordered HP computers at managements preference and love these. The specs deliver & don't disappoint and the systems are a great price for our busy call center. Also, so far their...

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Paul (

Good machine for general purpose


Bought this to be used on the shop floor. Not running anything powerful, but so far so good.

4gb ram, gig network card, 500gb hdd, dvd writer, 2.8 ghz speed

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Alex_B (

Lenovo ThinkCentre Edge 72 3484


Great desktop for what is ran on them. We upgraded to 4 GB of RAM. The users in the warehouse have never reported any issues with the hardware, which tells me they are durable.

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: B2BYTE (

Lenovo ThinkCentre Edge 72 3484


Decent workstation for moderate power user. With upgraded on RAM provides good performance for a 'difficult to satisfy' user. After avoiding Lenovo for a couple years, I am satisfied with quality and performance of this system.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Bob1967 (

Lenovo ThinkCentre Edge 72 3484


So far so good. Got it for the boardroom presentation screen, so its not used all the time.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Eric (

Lenovo ThinkCentre Edge 72 3484DDG RCCDDUK


Very quiet. Comes with Windows 7 installed, and DVD for moving to Windows 8

No USB3 ports

Oct, 2013

Product Specifications


Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Intel segment tagging:Enterprise, Professional
Water cooling system: No


HD type:Not supported


Discrete graphics adapter memory:1024 / 512
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2 / 3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:2 / 3
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x102 / 0x152 / 0x162

Optical Drive

Optical drives quantity:1

Ports & interfaces

USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:4


Conflict Free processor:No / Yes
ECC supported by processor:No / Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):17 / 21 / 25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:2 / Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066 / 1066,1333 / 1333 / 1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3 1066/1333 / DDR3 1333/1600 / DDR3-SDRAM
Processor cache level:L3
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache, L2 / Smart Cache, L3 / SmartCache, L3
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge / Sandy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Celeron Processor G1000 series for Desktop / Intel Celeron Processor G400 series for Desktop / Intel Core i3-2100 Desktop series / Intel Core i3-3200 Desktop series / Intel Core i5-2400 Desktop series / Intel Core i5-3300 Desktop series / Intel Core i5-3400 Desktop series / Intel Core i7-3700 Desktop series / Intel Pentium G2000 series for Desktop / Intel Pentium G600 series for Desktop / Intel Pentium G800 series for Desktop
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35 / 55 / 65 / 77 / 95

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Secure Key: No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1 / Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):No / Yes
Intel® Secure Key: No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Intel�� Small Business Advantage (Intel�� SBA): No
Processor ARK ID:53416 / 53426 / 53428 / 53483 / 53486 / 53491 / 53493 / 65510 / 65524 / 65690 / 65693 / 65719 / 68315 / 68316 / 69116 / 69363 / 71070 / 74749 / G2020 / G2030 / G2120 / G465 / G530 / G550 / G640 / G645 / G850 / G870 / i3-2120 / I3-3220 / I3-3240 / i5-2400 / I5-3330S / i5-3470 / i5-3470S / I7-3770 / i7-3770S
Processor package size:37.5 / 37.5 x 37.5
Thermal solution specification:2011C / 2011D / PCG 2011С


Recovery operating system:Windows 8 Pro


Number of storage drives installed:1