Pros

  • Excellent display
  • Superior upgradability

Cons

  • No touchscreen

At A Glance

A lush display, unmatched upgradability, and extras such as an HDTV tuner, and a 4-in-1 remote make the A600 hard to resist.

Manufacturer’s Description

The sleek IdeaCentre A600 all-in-one desktop computer with 64-bit Windows 7 Home Premium. 21.5-inch (1920x1080) HD panel with a 16:9 aspect ratio, and the PC packs a choice of Intel Pentium-Dual Core Processor, 2GB of DDR3 RAM, and 250GB hard drive.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.lenovo.com/us

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo P7450
Processor speed 2130.0 MHz
Display
Included monitor No
Display size 21.5 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650
Video Memory Type DDR3
General Information
UPC Code 884942547713
Memory
Memory size 4096.0 MB
Other Features
Devices
  • Built-In Webcam
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse
  • Remote Control

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 87.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Good
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 342.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 375.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 256.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 486.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 368.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 722.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 244.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 467.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 238.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 438.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Poor
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 62.05   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 39.26   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 48.76   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 32.38   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 1680x1050 15.63   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 1024x768 31.37   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 1680x1050 33.37   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 1024x768 60.1   Frames per second (higher is better)