Pros

  • Three year warranty for parts and labor

Cons

  • Underwhelming performance

At A Glance

This system's quad-core QC 6700 CPU gives it decent oomph, but we were unimpressed after putting it against other power PCs.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.lenovo.com/us

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Quad Q6700
Processor speed 2660.0 MHz
Display
Included monitor No
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia Quadro FX 1700
Storage
Raid type RAID 0
General Information
UPC Code 883609856632
Memory
Memory size 4096.0 MB
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 109.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Good
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 234.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 346.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 216.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 368.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 344.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 346.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 220.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 428.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 212.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 265.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Poor
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 48.12   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 23.59   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 18.93   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 2560x1600 11.41   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 42.18   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 21.13   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 16.28   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 2560x1600 9.81   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3 with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 39.03   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3 with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 49.53   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 80.97   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 94.53   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 2560x1600 5.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 1920x1200 12.53   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 1680x1050 16.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 1024x768 33.53   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 2560x1600 6.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 1920x1200 13.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 1680x1050 17.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 1024x768 34.73   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 59.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 92.04   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 95.56   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 142.66   Frames per second (higher is better)