Pros

  • Superslim chassis fits nicely on (or under) a desk
  • Hard drive and DVD burner are easy to replace

Cons

  • No real upgradability
  • Lacks diversity in expansion options

At A Glance

Speedy performance is the name of the game for Lenovo's slim M90p, but the competition brings more muscle for less.

Manufacturer’s Description

ThinkCentre M Series continues to expand cost- and management-control capabilities, providing enterprise users and IT managers with smarter ways to be more productive. Our latest models offer improved overall system performance, optimized for the most demanding applications, from video editing to 2D/3D image design and more. Expanded power management compatibilities help you achieve new levels of energy efficiency, while Dual Independent Display (DID) support enables you to view up to four screens simultaneously. Lower costs while improving productivity across your enterprise.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.lenovo.com/us

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core i5
Processor speed 3.33 MHz
General Information
UPC Code 884942601149
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces DisplayPort
Memory
Memory size 3072.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Motherboard
Motherboard Manufacturer Lenovo
Motherboard Model 3853E4U
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Professional

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 129.0
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 186.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 329.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 156.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking 230.0
Content Creation
Image Editing 319.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 353.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 335.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 225.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 260.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 167.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 22.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 10.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 9.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 17.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 8.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 6.8   Frames per second (higher is better)