Lenovo announces IdeaCentre, a new mini PC with Windows 11
In the run-up to CES 2023, Lenovo has announced a new entry in the world of mini PCs, which are becoming increasingly popular and come with increasingly interesting solutions.
In this case, we are talking about the IdeaCentre Mini PC. The device has a compact body and is powered by Intel Core i5 13500H or Core i7 13700H processors. It’s equipped with two SODIMM slots for DDR4 and two M.2 per PCIe Gen 4 NVMe SSDs with choices available for 8 GB or 16 GB RAM and 256 GB or up to 1 TB storage.
Ports on the mini PC system support Thunderbolt 4, DisplayPort 1.4b, HDMI 2.1, 2.5 GbE Ethernet, USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C, 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A and 3.5 mm audio. With connectivity provided by support for WiFi 6 and Bluetooth 5.2.
At the time of purchase, the device will come to market already with Windows 11 preinstalled on board. The launch price will be $649.99 and is expected to be available starting in the second quarter of 2023.
“For the home or even the dormitory, Lenovo has introduced its next-generation IdeaCentre Mini, a sleek 1-liter desktop PC featuring an updated design that effortlessly combines modern form and practical functionality. With an’integrated power supply unit (PSU), this sleek and compact device will complement any room decor and fit virtually anywhere on a desk, whether lying flat or sitting vertically in the included metal stand. Its carefully designed chassis can be easily opened, allowing users to access the dual vortex cooling fan and memory chip to upgrade configurations or make repairs when needed.