|Up to Windows 8.1 Pro|
Up to Windows 8.1 Pro
Built for business. Built for life. The new Windows brings together everything you do across all your devices whether at home, at work, or on-the-go. With Windows 8.1 Pro, you get everything in Windows 8.1, plus enhanced security features like trusted boot, improved biometric support, backup to SkyDrive, anti-malware, device encryption, and remote business data removal, as well as simplified technology like tap to print, auto-triggered VPN, SkyDrive integration, and more.
|Windows 7 Professional|
Windows 7 Professional
If you use your PC for work, you'll want Windows 7 Professional. It helps you be more productive and protects the critical information you work with. Many routine tasks just take a couple of clicks, so you can spend less time setting up projectors, printers, and networks. Advanced backup options help you protect your hard work with automatic backups to your home or business network. And with Windows XP Mode, you can use virtually all of your Windows XP programs in Windows 7.
|4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors|
4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors
4th generation Intel® Core™ processors deliver the performance to increase productivity for your business. Devices turn on in an instant and are always up to date. You can multitask quickly, move effortlessly between applications, and collaborate wirelessly in a high quality videoconference — all with the convenience of longer battery life. Plus, you can guard against identity theft and ensure safe access to your network with built-in security features. In fact, the only thing more amazing than an Intel Core processor-based PC is what your users will do with it.
|Intel® vPro™ Remote Technology|
Intel® vPro™ Remote Technology
The 6th generation of Intel® vPro™ technology provides one-touch setup that allows businesses to deploy vPro in minutes and configure the technology on up to two-thirds of their install base.
ThinkVantage Technologies is a suite of PC management and security solutions. This software/hardware-based technology offers cost-effective tools to protect and manage company assets and intellectual property.
|ThinkVantage Rescue and Recovery|
ThinkVantage Rescue and Recovery
This hassle-free, one-button recovery solution lets you restore your previously saved system image including data, applications and operating system. It also provides a pre-operating system environment with networking capabilities, allowing you to access your network even if the operating system will not boot. The latest version is available via download.
|Lenovo Solution Center|
Lenovo Solution Center
The Lenovo Solution Center provides access to a simplified dashboard that reflects total system health. This hardware diagnostic tool allows quick and convenient access to frequently-used system management tools, including backup and restore, antivirus and firewall settings, system/software updates, internet connections, and service and support.
Note: The Lenovo Solution Center replaces the ThinkVantage Toolbox with the 2012 products.
|ThinkCentre Stable Platform|
ThinkCentre Stable Platform
ThinkCentre desktops offer image stability for long-term deployments to help reduce transition, qualification, and testing costs. These models are produced for at least 12 months after general availability (varies by product) with no planned hardware changes that affect the preloaded software image. Some models offer up to 15-months stability.
Pan, zoom, rotate, right-click and more on the high-definition screen. You can even control hardware functions like volume, mute, camera preview, sleep mode, microphone, and system lock from your multitouch screen using our SimpleTap software.
|Voice-Over IP (VoIP) Optimised|
Voice-Over IP (VoIP) Optimised
Our latest ThinkCentre all-in-one PCs feature an exceptional VoIP-certified experience, incorporating HD audio output with HD webcam and HD display, as well as dual digital array microphones. Noise Reduction Technology suppresses background sounds while on Internet calls, as well as keypad clicks when typing.
|Wireless Connectivity Support|
Wireless Connectivity Support
Configure your ThinkCentre desktops to include the latest wireless connectivity options, such as WiFi and Bluetooth® connectivity.
|SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Ports|
SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Ports
SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports enable up to 10 times faster file transfers, allowing for lightning-fast copying of large media files, as well as seamless connections between audio- and video-related peripherals. Transfer speed also increases when copying from external USB keys, external hard drives, external optical drives, digital cameras, and other peripherals. All USB 3.0 ports are backwards-compatible with USB 2.0 devices.
No tools required. Easily upgrade and expand your PCs and avoid costly replacement, free up IT staff, and increase PC longevity. Simply flip up the cover, internal slots and/or bays and slide components right in.
|Intelligent Cooling Engine (ICE) |
Intelligent Cooling Engine (ICE)
Intelligent Cooling Engine (ICE) —up to 3.0—provides a balance between thermals and acoustics resulting in long desktop life. With two optimised settings, you choose the performance mode that best suits your work environment, prioritising temperature or sound. Plus, ICE allows for working in hotter temperatures and enables system monitoring with thermal alerts that preempt overheating possibilities.
|Lenovo Desktop Power Manager|
Lenovo Desktop Power Manager
Save energy and lower utility bills. Monitor and control energy-consumption remotely for maximum savings. Individuals can even preset energy-saving options.
|ENERGY STAR Rating|
ENERGY STAR Rating
Select M Series desktops carry the ENERGY STAR label, up to a rating of 6.0, attesting to their superior energy efficiency. This translates into lower operating costs, less overall energy use, and reduced heat emissions, making a Lenovo desktop a wise choice for the environment.
|ULE Gold Sustainable Product Certification|
ULE Gold Sustainable Product Certification
ULE Gold, Sustainable Product Certification is awarded by Underwriters Labs, for energy efficiency, reduction in toxic chemicals, and use of recycled materials in its design. The Lenovo ThinkPad T420 was awarded the first ULE Gold certification for a PC. Since then, a number of our ThinkCentre desktops have joined the ranks.
GREENGUARD® certified PCs have been tested for up to 2,000 potentially harmful contaminants. Lenovo is the only computer manufacturer to have any of its products GREENGUARD certified.
|EPEAT® Gold Environmental Rating|
EPEAT® Gold Environmental Rating
Under the federally funded EPEAT® program in the US, manufacturers declare their products' conformance to a comprehensive set of environmental criteria. EPEAT Gold products must meet all 23 required criteria and at least 75% of the optional criteria.