Pros

  • Attractive chassis
  • Strong performance

Cons

  • Lacks a touchscreen
  • Finicky wireless keyboard connectivity

At A Glance

There's no touchscreen, but Lenovo's IdeaCenre B500 offers a striking design, great performance and an integrated TV tuner.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Lenovo IdeaCentre B500 is a compact all-in-one with a 23-inch widescreen that features an aspect ratio of 16:9, full HD and Windows 7 in one and space-saving design.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.lenovo.com/us

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 08873AU
Processor
Processor speed 2.66 MHz
Processor count 1
Display
Display size 23.0 inches
Storage
Drive size 1000.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Memory
Memory size 4096.0 MB
Memory type DDR3

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 108.0
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 317.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 358.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 198.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking 352.0
Content Creation
Image Editing 426.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 343.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 327.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 205.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 306.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 206.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 112.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 90.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 80.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 73.1   Frames per second (higher is better)