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Lenovo P300 SFF

Lenovo P300 SFF 4 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 3.3GHz 4GB 500GB HDD

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4 Intel Core I5-4xxx 3.3GHz 4GB Jul 2014
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The innovative Flex Module lets you customize I/O ports, so you add only what you need. With the 2 available 5.25" bays on the P300 Tower, you can mix and match components including an ultraslim... More
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13 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This desktop computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many desktop computers of this age and spec.

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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 computer. Most of the other personal computers of this type and age have between one and eight USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This desktop computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most commonly supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on personal computers of this age and spec.

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Lenovo Personal Computers Have Good Reviews

We checked 253 expert and user reviews for Lenovo computers and found that on average Lenovo has good ratings. We also found that Lenovo has good ratings specifically for its medium processor core personal computers.

3 PCI Express Slots Version

This PC supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This PC has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for more than two years.

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

This PC has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is typical of many desktop computers that have been around for more than two years.

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Gold EPEAT Compliance

This PC has a Gold EPEAT compliance, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that came out more than two years ago.

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Two DisplayPorts

The P300 SFF is a two DisplayPort personal computer.

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Six USB 3.0 Ports

The P300 SFF is a six USB 3.0 port computer. Most of the other PCs of this spec and age have between one and eight USB 3.0 ports.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of 32 gigabytes, the P300 SFF has one of the bigger maximum internal memory amongst desktop computers of this age. The maximum internal memory of desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to the P300 SFF range from 2GB to 260GB.

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Has One Memory Slot

The Lenovo P300 SFF has a greater number of memory slots than most personal computers that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This computer has a 4x DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot found on medium processor core personal computers that are a comparable age to the P300 SFF.

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Very Short

Comparable spec desktop computers that have been around for a similar time to the P300 SFF have heights of between 19mm and 560mm, and the average height is 280mm. At only 102 millimeters, the P300 SFF is quite short compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the P300 SFF.

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6 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this desktop computer is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage medium on medium processor core personal computers that were released around the same time as it. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

When compared to other personal computers of this age and type, the hard drive capacity of the P300 SFF of only 500 gigabytes is one of the smallest. The smallest hard drive capacity of personal computers of a similar age and spec to the P300 SFF is 320GB and the biggest is 3TB.

Desktop computers with a bigger hard drive capacity that might also be worth looking at include the Asus G20AJ (1TB).

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

At only 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo P300 SFF has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other desktop computers of this age and type. The smallest total storage capacity of PCs that are a similar age to the P300 SFF is 32GB, the biggest is 3TB, and the average total storage capacity is 710GB.

If you want a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the Apple Mac Pro (512GB).

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Only Two USB 2.0 Ports

Most personal computers that have been available for a comparable time to the P300 SFF have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports, including the P300 SFF which has two USB 2.0 ports.

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Only One PCI Express X1 (Gen 2.x) Slot

The P300 SFF is a one PCI Express x1 (Gen 2.x) slot computer. Most of the other personal computers of a similar type and age to the P300 SFF have between one and two PCI Express x1 (Gen 2.x) slots.

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Only Four Processor Threads

The P300 SFF is a four processor thread computer. Most of the other computers of this age and spec have between four and seven processor threads.

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3 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 Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 3.3 gigahertz, the P300 SFF has a pretty standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other desktop computers of this age and spec.

If this personal computer processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might also want to consider the HP Z230 (3.4GHz and higher rated).

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the P300 SFF has a pretty average internal memory compared to most of the other computers that have been available for a similar time to the P300 SFF.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Threads
System Bus Rate
Processor Cache Level
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Channels Supported by Processor
Memory Bandwidth Supported by Processor (max)
Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor
Memory Types Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Series
Tcase
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Stepping
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Configurations
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Number of Processors Installed
Memory
Internal Memory
Non-ECC
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Number of Storage Drives Installed
Card Reader Integrated
Optical Drive
Optical Drives Quantity
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Wi-Fi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Serial Ports Quantity
Headphone Outputs
Microphone in
Line-Out
Line-in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DisplayPorts Quantity
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Expansion Slots
PCI Slots
PCI Express X16 (Gen 3.x) Slots
PCI Express X16 (Gen 2.x) Slots
PCI Express X1 (Gen 2.x) Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Placement Supported
Colour of Product
Performance
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Idle States
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Execute Disable Bit
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Supported Instruction Sets
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
Power Supply Input Frequency
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Display Included
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)
Maximum Internal Memory
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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