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Lenovo IdeaCentre Horizon Review

I would have to say one of the products I was most impressed by this January at CES was Lenovo’s 27-inch Tablet / All-in-One PC. Wait, why I am I calling it a tablet? Well because it is, unlike most larger all-in-one’s it actually has a battery so it does not need to be connected to power at all times. Being that it is a tablet the stand allows it to easily be put down flat for a full tablet-top tablet experience. Don’t worry though the Horizon is still made for getting work done too. It is packed with an Intel Core i7-3537U, NVIDIA GeForce GT620M, 8 GB of DDR3 memory, 1TB hard drive, 720p webcam, 802.11 b/g/n wireless and Bluetooth 4.0. Of course the unit is also one large 27-inch 1080p display! This is a product that can act as a simple work machine, family computer or even a touch-gaming device. Let’s check it out!

Special thanks to Lenovo for providing us with the IdeaCentre Horizon to review.

Specifications
– 27″ All In One FHD Anti-Glare with Multi-touch, 1920×1080
– Intel Core i7-3537U Processor (2GHz 1600MHz 4MB)
– NVIDIA GeForce GT620M 2GB
– 8.0GB PC3-12800 DDR3 SDRAM 1600 MHz
– 1TB 5400 RPM Hard Drive
– Broadcom 11b/g/n Wi-Fi wireless
– 8 Cell Lithium-Polymer battery
– One year warranty
– Windows 8 64-bit

Price: $1699
Prices Start At: $1499

Packaging
The IdeaCentre Horizon comes in a very large box that has a photo of the unit on the front. That really is about it except for a small sticker on the side of the box that has some of the specs of the system.

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Opening the box up inside the Horizon and accessories are nicely protected. No one wants to receive this with a cracked screen! There are quite a few different accessories included with the Horizon. You have the power cable and AC adapter, wireless mouse and keyboard, 3 different gaming peripherals, cleaning cloth, driver and application cd and of course the user’s guide.

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Bob Buskirk
the authorBob Buskirk
About 10 years of computer experience. Been messing around with electronics since I was 5, got into computers when I was in highschool, been modding them ever since then. Very interested in how things work and their design.
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