Lenovo already has some experience with the Mini PC: remember the IdeaCentre Q-Series? Q190 The latest model, launched in 2012, had Sandy Bridge processors and was part of a line of compact desktop computer is shown as a workstation or as home theater. In short, they were complete devices at an affordable price (around $ 300). At CES 2016, Lenovo is within the field with a new IdeaCentre 610S, which you can preview in our video and in photos taken at the stand of the Chinese.
Lenovo IdeaCentre 610S
It ‘basically a theater-in-a-box. What does it mean? They ‘a Mini PC, or better a desktop from the small form-factor (houses 2L and 2Kg of weight), equipped with a wireless projector that can be hooked in the upper part are in case of need. Basically it’s a compact desktop computer, but you can easily move from room to room in your home or office, to project on a wall free your last work presentation, your vacation photos or a movie.
The projector has a brightness of 220 lumens and can reproduce images (720p) up to 100 inches from about 2.4 meters away. It integrates a battery and two speakers of 2 watts, and in theory you could also use any PC as it has an HDMI port and a USB 2.0. We use the conditional, because in reality the projector is compatible only with the IdeaCentre 610s which engages with the pogo pin, allowing also be powered by the Mini PC. You do not need to connect any cables, because the projector will interface with the computer via wireless connection using WiHD 60 GHz.
Lenovo IdeaCentre 610S will be available with Intel Skylake (up to Core i7), with a maximum of 16GB DDR4 RAM and up to 2TB of hard drive storage or 256GB of SSD. The Nvidia GeForce GTX 750TI is optional. It ‘also equipped with a Gigabit Ethernet, WiFi 802.11ac and Bluetooth 4.0, HDMI, four USB 3.0 and SD card reader. Runs on Windows 10 Home.
Lenovo IdeaCentre 610S
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Now let’s talk about prices and availability: Lenovo IdeaCentre 610S ensures that goes on sale in June for the starting price of $ 849, but the package also includes the projector. It will also be available as a stand-alone (without projector) at a lower price, but it is currently not known