This Lenovo ThinkCentre Pentium Dual Core Desktop, Model: M58 8820 can be used as a personal desktop or as a business-purpose computer. Whether you are a small business or an average computer user, you’ll be able to benefit from the features and technologies that have been placed within this computer. With a decent hard drive and processor, this computer has a great foundation for basic computer uses. The average price for this Lenovo thinkCentre Desktop is $650.
Overall Rating: 3.5/5 Stars
Main Features and Technologies:
To start off, the processor of this Lenovo Desktop has been appropriately chosen. Whether you are a creative professional, student or average computer user, this processor will provide the needed support to run all of your applications in lighting speed. The Intel Pentium Dual Core Processor utilizes two processing cores to negotiate your applications and you’ll notice, especially when using high-performance applications, an increase in response time and a lack of performance lag when running numerous programs at once.
The hard drive works seamlessly with the processor. You’ll have a total storage capacity of 160GB, which is ample room for the average computer user. If you have a massive media file library, then this hard drive will not provide enough storage for you. Yet, with a super-fast run and write speed of 7200RPM, you’ll be able to enjoy faster access to your files and downloading files will be much quicker when compared to the slower 5400RPM hard drives.
The graphics card for this desktop computer is decent. It is the Intel GMA 4500 Graphics Chipset, however, it only has 765MB worth of video memory. For those that play graphics-intense video games, such as World of Warcraft, you will notice that this graphics card delivers subpar performance. Yet, for the average computer user, this graphics card will provide ample support for your uses.
You’ll be able to read and write CD/DVDs through the dual layer optical drive. The maximum write speed within this drive is 40x, which is quite fast. You will also be able to create professional labels for your disc through the LightScribe System. This unique addition uses laser-etching technology to create labels and burn them directly onto your discs.
The 10/100/1000Base Ethernet connection will allow you to have high-speed access to the Internet. One of the downsides to this Lenovo Desktop Computer is the lack of wireless capabilities, however, you can install a wireless card if you desire. There are a total of eight USB 2.0 ports within this desktop, which will allow you to easily connect all of your digital devices to this desktop.