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Lenovo P900 8 Core Intel Xeon E5 V3 2.4GHz 4GB 1TB HDD

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8 Intel Xeon E5 V3 2.4GHz 4GB Oct 2014
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ThinkStation P900 delivers extreme performance with the most I/O in the industry, as well as the highest storage capacity. The innovative Flex Features allow you a new level of... More
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13 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This computer supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many personal computers of a comparable type and age to it.

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Eight USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

The Lenovo P900 is a eight USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity personal computer. Most of the other PCs of a similar type and age to the P900 have between two and eight USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Fairly Fast Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor

The memory clock speeds supported by processors of similar spec desktop computers that have been available for a comparable time to the P900 range from 800MHz to 1,600MHz. The Lenovo P900 has a fairly fast memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600 megahertz) compared to most of the other PCs that came out around the same time as the P900.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo P900 has one of the bigger total storage capacitys amongst PCs of this age. Across all the comparable spec computers that were released more than two years ago the total storage capacitys range from 180GB to 8.3TB, and the average total storage capacity is 760GB.

If this Lenovo desktop computer total storage capacity is too small for you then you might want to look at the Lenovo P700 (£1,851.60) (2TB).

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Lenovo PCs Have Good Reviews

Lenovo is one of the superior computer manufacturers according to average user and expert review score data that we have collected for all computers.

Quite Fast Memory Clock Speed

Across all the PCs of a comparable type and age to the P900 the memory clock speeds range from 1,300MHz to 2,200MHz. With a memory clock speed of 2,133 megahertz, the Lenovo P900 has a fairly fast memory clock speed compared to most of the other many processor cores desktop computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the P900.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of 256 gigabytes, the Lenovo P900 has one of the bigger maximum internal memorys amongst many processor cores desktop computers of this age. The average maximum internal memory of PCs of a comparable type and age to the P900 is 120GB.

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DDR4-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

The Lenovo P900 has a DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type which is newer than most many processor cores desktop computers that were launched more than two years ago. Most computers of this spec and age have a DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type.

A DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type is in fact the best internal memory type amongst all personal computers of a similar spec and age to the P900.

The worst internal memory type across comparable types of personal computer is DDR3-SDRAM.

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Two Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Portss

The Lenovo P900 is a two ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports computer.

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Four PCI Express X16 (Gen 3.x) Slotss

The Lenovo P900 has more PCI Express x16 (Gen 3.x) slotss than most of the computers of this type and age. Most of the many processor cores desktop computers that have been around for a comparable time to the P900 only have between two and three PCI Express x16 (Gen 3.x) slotss, however this desktop computer has four PCI Express x16 (Gen 3.x) slotss.

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Three Number of 5.25" Bayss

Most of the other many processor cores desktop computers that were launched more than two years ago only have between one and two number of 5.25" bayss, however the Lenovo P900 has three number of 5.25" bayss.

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Has One Memory Slots

The number of memory slots found on the Lenovo P900 is more than most PCs of this age and type. The most commonly found memory slots is 4x DIMM, but this memory slots is not found on this desktop computer. The memory slotss 16x DIMM are also found on this personal computer.

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Supports One Placement Supported

The Lenovo P900 has a greater number of placements than most PCs of a similar type and age to it. This computer supports a Vertical placement supported, which is the most frequently supported placement supported supported by computers of a comparable spec and age to the P900.

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6 Reasons Against

Quite Slow Processor Frequency

The processor frequencys of many processor cores desktop computers that have been around for more than two years range from 1.6GHz to 3.7GHz. At only 2.4 gigahertz, the Lenovo P900 has a quite slow processor frequency compared to most of the other many processor cores desktop computers that are a comparable age to the P900.

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Only HDD Storage Media

The Lenovo P900 has an HDD storage media which is faster than most many processor cores desktop computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it. Most desktop computers of this type and age have a Flash storage media. 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.

An HDD storage media is actually the worst storage speed across all many processor cores desktop computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the P900.

The best storage speed across comparable types of computer is SSD.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

Similar spec personal computers that were released around the same time as the P900 have internal memorys of between 4GB and 64GB. The internal memory of the Lenovo P900 of only 4 gigabytes is one of the smallest amongst many processor cores desktop computers that were launched around the same time as the P900.

If this desktop computer internal memory is not big enough for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo P700 (£1,851.60) (8GB).

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Quite Slow Memory Bandwidth Supported by Processor (max)

The Lenovo P900 has a quite slow memory bandwidth supported by processor (max) (only 59 gigabytes per second) compared to most of the other many processor cores desktop computers that are a similar age to the P900. The slowest memory bandwidth supported by processor (max) of similar spec desktop computers that were launched around the same time as the P900 is 32GB/s, the fastest is 68GB/s, and the average memory bandwidth supported by processor (max) is 60GB/s.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

At only 3.2 gigahertz, the Lenovo P900 has a quite slow processor boost frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec desktop computers that are a similar age to the P900. The slowest processor boost frequency of many processor cores desktop computers that were launched around the same time as the P900 is 2.5GHz, the fastest is 4GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 3.5GHz.

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Very Heavy

The lightest PC that was released around the same time as the P900 is 5kg heavy and the heaviest is 30kg. When compared to other many processor cores desktop computers that have been around for a comparable time to the P900 that we have assessed, the Lenovo P900's weight of 29.9 kilograms is one of the heaviest.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo P900

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Lenovo released the P900.

Average Hard Drive Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo P900 has a fairly standard hard drive capacity compared to most of the other computers of a comparable age and spec to the P900.

If you want a bigger hard drive capacity then you might also want to look at the Lenovo P700 (£1,851.60) (2TB).

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Specification

Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Threads
System Bus Rate
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
Number of QPI Links
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
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
RAID Levels
RAID Support
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
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Software
Operating System Installed
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
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
PS/2 Ports Quantity
DVI 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 X4 (Gen 3.x) Slots
PCI Express X4 (Gen 2.x) Slots
PCI Express X1 (Gen 2.x) Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Placement Supported
Number of 5.25" Bays
Number of 3.5" Bays
Colour of Product
Performance
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Physical Address Extension (PAE)
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 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 Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Physical Address Extension (PAE)
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Altitude
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Expert Reviews

(4)
12 May 2015

Despite this, Lenovo's design is pretty well done and kudos are deserved to the engineering and design teams around the P900 series. One of the key elements in workstation chassis design is the...

20 March 2015

After finishing the testing portion of our review, it is clear the Lenovo P900 is at the high-end of the spectrum for workstation machines...

Tweaktown.com

19 February 2015

When Lenovo introduced its latest high-performance workstation to a small group of tech reporters last July, it looked like something pretty special. After sampling the workstation, we can report... Read more…

12 March 2015

?n sau thi?t k? ??n gi?n c?a ThinkPad P900 là h? th?ng t?n nhi?t t?i ?u cho nhu c?u ho?t ??ng 24/7, bo m?ch ch? v?i c?u hình ph?n c?ng kh?ng cùng v?i kh? n?ng nâng c?p ph?n c?ng m?nh m?...

User Reviews

(3)
Reviewed 10 November 2015 by Gonikon

I purchased two to replace my older units to use in photography, light designing and graphics. An additional $ was spent to upgrade the cpu's , graphic cards and expensive ddr4 memory. After three... Read more…

Reviewed 20 October 2015 by Garycamas39
Garycamas39 would recommend the Lenovo ThinkStation P900

PURCHASED P900 30A5000TUS, WITH A 2.3 GHZ, 10 CORE PROCESSOR, 16 GIGS, 256 GB SSD. DID NOT BUY HDDs OR VIDEO, AS ALREADY HAD THESE AVAILABLE. RECEIVED MACHINE, STARTED UP FINE ON WIN 7 PRO. ADDED... Read more…

Reviewed 26 July 2015 by Anonymous
Anonymous would recommend the Lenovo ThinkStation P900

This pc is packed of power! Best of all the price is wroth it!

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Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo 30a5000, lenovo e52620v3, lenovo 30a5000c, lenovo 30a5000cu, lenovo 30a5000cuk
Barcodes 00888965550699, 00888965550729, 00888965551207, 08889655506998, 08889655507292

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Apple Mac Pro Late 2013 vs Lenovo P900

Apple Mac Pro Late 2013 vs Lenovo P900
Apple Mac Pro Late 2013
6 core Intel Xeon E5 3.5GHz 16GB 256GB Flash
Lenovo P900
8 core Intel Xeon E5 v3 2.4GHz 4GB 1TB HDD
£ 3,750.00
24.9kg Lighter
Bigger Internal Memory
32% Faster Processor Frequency
18% Faster Processor Boost Frequency
Vastly Slower Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor
Smaller Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Apple Mac Pro Mid 2012 vs Lenovo P900

Apple Mac Pro Mid 2012 vs Lenovo P900
Apple Mac Pro Mid 2012
6 core Intel Xeon 5000 2.4GHz 12GB 1TB HDD
Lenovo P900
8 core Intel Xeon E5 v3 2.4GHz 4GB 1TB HDD
£ 4,899.98
Vastly Better User Reviews
Vastly Bigger Internal Memory
One More USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
800MHz Slower Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor
Significantly Smaller Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Lenovo P700 vs Lenovo P900

Lenovo P700 vs Lenovo P900
Lenovo P700
8 core Intel Xeon E5 v3 2.4GHz 8GB 2TB Hybrid-HDD
Lenovo P900
8 core Intel Xeon E5 v3 2.4GHz 4GB 1TB HDD
£ 1,851.60
50% Bigger Internal Memory
1TB Bigger Hard Drive Capacity
1TB Bigger Total Storage Capacity
A Lot Shallower
Only One Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
Lower Expert Review Score
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