Lenovo Unveils Unique Products At CES 2013, Exposes AMD Radeon HD 8950

When Lenovo invited Technology X to their AquaKnox suite, we did not expect much. When we got to the venue however, all of that changed as John Swinimer gave us a guided tour of Lenovo’s current and future offerings.

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A few nights before at Pepcom we received a great demo of Lenovo’s IdeaCentre Gamma:

You will notice that like the Gamma, mostly all of Lenovo’s products use Windows 8. Both of the IdeaCentre’s, Gamma and Horizon, have a custom Android-like UI called “Aura” that is launched from the Windows 8 dashboard. The Horizon is essentially the AIO desktop version of the Gamma, and packs the same multifunctional properties.

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We saw the same two unique products present at the Lenovo showcase, as well as a prototype that is larger than the aforementioned Gamma. It literally is the size of a table, and if you recall, the original Microsoft Surface was designed in this table-like fashion showcasing the TBS game RUSE. Lenovo has definitely expanded on the design, especially with the inclusion of their unique Aura application.

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There are many new directions Lenovo is heading, such as smartphones. Unfortunately they will not be coming to Canada or the US anytime soon; however they are currently available in the Asia-Pacific region (such as India), as well as in Russia. The dual-core IdeaPhone K900 comes packed with Android and a vibrant 5.5” FHD 400+ PPI screen, while being a slim 6.9mm.

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Even headphones, mice, and general computer peripherals were revealed. HTPC’s were also on display, specifically the IdeaCentre Q190:

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The most surprising was definitely the custom-made Lenovo desktop PC known as the ERAZER X700 running an Eyefinity racing setup:

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