Lenovo Expands “Idea” Consumer PC Line with Its First Digital Home Products
Lenovo today announced the IdeaCentre Q700 which provides high definition 1080p playback and digital surround sound for a variety of multimedia formats displayed right on a user’s HDTV.
The digital living room, with a PC as the centerpiece of the entertainment experience, continues to grow worldwide as more consumers create and consume content. Because consumers want a compact and easy-to-use solution to enjoy their multimedia, Lenovo designed two new product lines — the Q and D Series – to fit this digital life, in style
Due to explosive growth of multimedia content combined with a greater selection of varying types of PCs, consumers now are considering size, versatility, performance and price more than ever before when selecting PCs for their homes. Lenovo’s Q Series offers a range of PC products to complement the home theater experience and simplify the living room or study
The IdeaCentre Q700 – Multimedia Powerhouse for the Home
Lenovo’s DVD-like IdeaCentre home theater PC connects with multiple devices, including digital cameras, smartphones and more so consumers can watch videos in full HD resolution, view photos and listen to music all on their TV. They can also watch and record digital TV with the optional TV tuner and remote while seamlessly integrating multiple media sources into a single device.
Key Features Include:
- Full High Definition: Supports 1920×1080 graphics and 7.1 digital surround sound
- Fast Intel Core2 Duo Processors: Provides silent and smooth video playback
- Plenty of Storage: Stores up to 1 terabyte of content with eight USB ports and an eSATA port
Q700 Tech Specs (pdf)
Pricing and Availability
The IdeaCentre Q700 home theater PC will be available in late August through business partners and lenovo.com with prices starting at $499.