CES 2014: Lenovo Beacon Home Cloud, Horizon 2 AiO, A740 Touch and Android AiO N308




CES 2014: Lenovo Beacon Home Cloud, Horizon 2 AiO, A740 Touch and Android AiO N308

New products for the digital home is also at the Lenovo CES introduced in 2014. With the Beacon there is a cloud for your own four walls, which is a desktop PC with N308 Android and with the 27-inch AiO Horizon 2 there is a portable Windows 8.1 PC in a very compact design. And the A740 Touch comes as AiO desktop with a slim case design.


Lenovo Beacon Home Cloud Center:

The Beacon Lenovo provides a way to have a own cloud in the living room. Similar to Samsung’s Home Sync, you can backupen different devices with the Beacon, use it as a photo storage or use as a family multimedia center. On the beacon can be accessed via the Internet or direct connection to take files darafu. The beacon can be connected via HDMI directly to a TV to play media files. Here then is the smartphone or tablet as a remote control. In the Beacon two HDDs can be used up to 3 TB per. The Beacon stored contents can be automatically organized. The files can be shared or can be saved even visible to one for other users of the Beacon.

Specifications Beacon Home Cloud Center:

Processor: Intel Atom Dual-Core Processor
Memory: 1GB
Memory: Up to 6 TB HDD (2 x 3 TB)
Connectivity: USB3.0 with OneKey File Transfer & HDMI-out, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.01 Ethernet
Size and weight: 230 mm x 150 mm 116 mm, 1.1 kg
Color: black or white

Price and Availability for Germany are not fixed yet, in other countries, the Personal Cloud from April will be available for $ 199.


Lenovo N308:

Android tablet or desktop PC? The N308 would be both. With a 19.5-inch display of the Android AiO is large enough to use it as a desktop PC can. Overall, the unit is also compact enough to use it as a great tablet can. The built-in battery lasts 3 hours, and the unit can be purchased with different memory configurations up to 500 GB.

Specifications Lenovo N308:

Processor: NVIDIA Tegra quad-core
Operating system: Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Display: 19.5 inch LED HD + (1600 × 900), 2-point multi-touch
Graphic unit: 72-Core GPU
Memory: up to 2GB of DDR3, 1600 Ghz
Memory: 320 GB or 500 GB (5400rpm), 8 GB / 16 GB eMMC
Sound: built-in stereo speakers
Connectors: 2x USB 2.0, 6-in-1 Card Reader, Mic, Headphone, LAN
Keyboard: Wireless keyboard and mouse AccuType
Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0, dual-band WiFi 802.11 b / g / n, light sensor, motion sensor
Camera: 720p Webcam
Battery: up to 3 hours of run time
Size and weight: 488.6 mm x 323.2 mm x 33 mm, 4.6 kg

The AiO PC N308 Android is now available from 399 euros.


Lenovo Horizon 2:

With the Horizon 2 Lenovo has a 27-inch multi-mode PC on offer. It can be used as a desktop in different tilt angles and is also suitable as a desktop PC, virtually an oversized tablet. The Aura interface enables communication of other devices directly to the display, so content can be transferred from your smartphone, for example, by placing it on the display. Technically, the device can be configured with its flexible features for most claims.

Specifications Lenovo Horizon 2:

Processor: Up to Intel Core i7 (4th generation)
Operating system: Windows 8.1
Display: Optional QHD (2560 × 1440) 27 inches or standard Full HD (1920 × 1080) touchscreen, 16:9 widescreen with 10-finger touch
Graphics: newest NVIDIA GeForce graphics card
Memory: up to 8 GB DDR3
Memory: 500 GB HDD or 500 GB Hybrid SSHD with integrated 8 GB SSD cache
Sound: built-in stereo speakers with Dolby Home Theater
Connectors: 3x USB 3.0, integrated digital microphone, HDMI-in
Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11BGN, NFC, Wi-Fi AC
Camera: 720p HD webcam
Battery: up to 4 hours of run time
Size and weight: 19.5 mm thickness, 7.655 kg

The Horizon 2 is available from July 1799 €.


Lenovo A740:

Even a 27 inch AiO from Lenovo. The A740 carries with its 4 mm thin display the title of the thinnest 27-inch AiO. Despite the thin design, it must be technically not hide behind other PCs. It can be trimmed to its peak performance, he has also already in its basic equipment has what it takes to send a working device on the desk.

Specifications Lenovo A740:

Processor: Up to Intel Core i7 (4th generation)
Operating system: Windows 8.1
Display: Optional 27-inch WQHD (2560 × 1440) or standard display with full HD (1920 × 1080)
Graphics card: integrated to the latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX, Intel HD graphics as standard
Memory: up to 8 GB DDR3
Memory: up to 1TB
Sound: JBL speakers and Dolby Home Theater, quad digital array mics
Connectors: 3x USB3.0, 6in1 card reader, HDMI-in, NFC, optional TV tuner
Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi AC
Camera: 720p HD webcam

The Lenovo A740 Touch is available at a price from 1499 Euros from June.
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