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Lenovo P300 SFF
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Lenovo P300 SFF 4 Core Intel Xeon E3 V3 3.5GHz 8GB 180GB SSD

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4 Intel Xeon E3 V3 3.5GHz 8GB May 2014
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18 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on personal computers of this age and type.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 850MHz to 860,000MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 3,800MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,200 megahertz, the P300 SFF has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst medium processor core PCs of this age.

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Six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The P300 SFF is a six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port PC.

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11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This desktop computer supports a 11.2 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most frequently supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 3.5 gigahertz, the P300 SFF has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other desktop computers of a comparable type and age to the P300 SFF. The processor clock speeds of computers that were released more than two years ago range from 1GHz to 4.1GHz.

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SSD Storage Medium

The Lenovo P300 SFF has an SSD storage medium which is faster than the HDD storage medium found on most PCs of a similar age and type to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store information in transistors on a circuit board rather than on optical or magnetic media. This has the advantage of being much faster than a traditional HDD drive.

An SSD storage medium is actually the best storage speed amongst all computers of a comparable age and spec to the P300 SFF.

An HDD storage medium is the worst storage speed amongst comparable types of personal computer.

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Good Brand

Lenovo medium processor core PCs have good ratings on average and across all PCs Lenovo is one of the better rated brands.

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10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology

This desktop computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most commonly found cabling technology on medium processor core PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Two Optical Drives

The Lenovo P300 SFF has more optical drives than most of the personal computers of this age and type. This computer is a two optical drive PC compared to most of the computers that have been available for around the same time as the P300 SFF which only have one optical drive.

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Gold EPEAT Compliance

This PC has a Gold EPEAT compliance, which is the most frequently found EPEAT compliance on computers of this type and age.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This desktop computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many medium processor core PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on medium processor core PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Six USB 3.0 Ports

The Lenovo P300 SFF is a six USB 3.0 port computer. Most of the other comparable spec PCs that have been available for a similar time to the P300 SFF have between one and eight USB 3.0 ports.

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Eight Processor Threads

Most of the other computers that were released more than two years ago only have between four and seven processor threads, however the Lenovo P300 SFF has eight processor threads.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

The P300 SFF has one of the bigger processor caches (8 megabytes) amongst comparable spec PCs of this age. Across all the computers of a similar age and spec to the P300 SFF the processor caches range from 0.51MB to 10MB, and the average processor cache is 6.8MB.

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Quite Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

With a maximum turbo frequency of 3.9 gigahertz, the P300 SFF has a quite fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other desktop computers of a similar age and type to the P300 SFF. The maximum turbo frequencies of medium processor core PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 1.3GHz to 4.4GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3.6GHz.

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Supports One Case Placement

The number of placements supported by the P300 SFF is more than most medium processor core PCs that were released more than two years ago. This personal computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most frequently supported case placement supported by desktop computers of this age and type.

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Has One Memory Slot

The P300 SFF has a greater number of memory slots than most desktop computers of this type and age. This personal computer has a 4x DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot found on medium processor core PCs that have been around for a similar time to the P300 SFF.

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4 Reasons Against

Very Small Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of only 180 gigabytes, the P300 SFF has one of the smaller total storage capacity amongst similar spec PCs of this age. The smallest total storage capacity of desktop computers that have been around for more than two years is 32GB, the biggest is 3TB, and the average total storage capacity is 720GB.

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Very Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The average discrete graphics adapter memory of desktop computers that have been around for more than two years is 2GB. With a discrete graphics adapter memory of only 1,024 megabyte, the Lenovo P300 SFF has a quite small discrete graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other similar spec computers that came out around the same time as the P300 SFF.

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Only Two USB 2.0 Ports

Most personal computers that have been around for more than two years have between two and nine USB 2.0 ports, including the P300 SFF which has two USB 2.0 ports.

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Heavy

The P300 SFF is quite heavy (13 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor core PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the P300 SFF. Medium processor core PCs that have been around for around the same time as the P300 SFF have weights of between 250g and 24kg, and the average weight is 8.1kg.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo P300 SFF

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Lenovo released the P300 SFF.

Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the P300 SFF has a relatively standard internal memory compared to most of the other desktop computers that came out more than two years ago.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Thread
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Cache Level
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Memory Channel Supported Processor
Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor
Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor
Memory Type Supported Processor
Max Internal Memory Supported Processor
Processor Series
PCI Express Lane (maximum)
Stepping
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
RAID Level
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Solid State Drive Installed
Storage Drive Installed
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Execution Unit
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
WiFi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ports & Interfaces
Serial Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
DisplayPort
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
PCI Express X16 (Gen 3.x) Slot
PCI Express X16 (Gen 2.x) Slot
PCI Express X1 (Gen 2.x) Slot
Design
Chassis Type
Case Placement
5.25" Bay
3.5" Bay
Case Colour
Performance
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Idle States
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Instruction Set
Scalability
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel TSX-NI Version
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Packaging Content
Mouse Included
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied
Technical Details
Intel Visual Technology

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Expert Reviews

(1)
3 October 2014

The inexorable march of technology pays off for Lenovo with the ThinkStation P300 SFF, a workstation that does the work of a system that usually costs twice as much...

PC Mag

Xeon CPU and Quadro graphics for the same price as a midrange PC
Easy-to-service chassis
Lots of IO ports
Excellent price
Half-height PCIe slots

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 4 June 2015 by Anonymous
Anonymous would recommend the Lenovo ThinkStation P300 SFF

I have purchased 10 of these P300 towers over the last 6 months. With i7 processor, windows 8 professional, and SSD the machines are very fast. All are driving 4 monitors without a problem. Fans... Read more…

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Manufacturer Part Numbers 30AH001TUS
Barcodes 00887724410120, 00888772113605, 00888772124892, 00888772441012, 08887721136056, 08887721248926, 08887724410122
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