Lenovo IdeaCentre B305

  • Lenovo IdeaCentre B305
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Based on 8 scores, 9 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    0
  • Good:
    2
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    5

Pros:

  • Compact, sleek design, Multitouch 1080p display, HDTV tuner, Good performance
  • Compact all-in-one. Discrete 3D graphics. Multi-touch screen. 1080p HD panel. HDTV tuner. Wall mount.
  • Low-end gaming capability and strong HD video playback thanks to discrete graphics card.

Cons:

  • No HDMI ports, No wireless keyboard included, Poor speakers
  • Uses IR dongle for remote. Office 2007 Trial. No Blu-ray. Wireless keyboard and mouse optional. No HD inputs aside from Tuner. Tinny speakers.

Expert reviews and ratings

By G4tv.com on -

Video Review: The Lenovo IdeaCentre B305 bridges the gap between TV and PC with its 21" HD touch screen, JBL speakers and ATI Radeon graphics for streaming media. Kevin Pereira and Alessandra review the $700 desktop PC....

By Computeractive on 60

An overpriced computer with too many disappointing or missing...

By TechReviewSource on 80

The Lenovo IdeaCentre B305 is a multimedia all-in-one desktop computer that has a 2.2GHz AMD Athlon CPU with 4GB of RAM and many multimedia features. The display is multi-touch enabled and has a 1080p high-definition resolution.This all-in-one...

By PC Mag on 70

The Lenovo IdeaCentre B305 comes loaded with plenty of forward-looking technology: touchscreen, 3D graphics, HDTV tuner. It's a decent multimedia-oriented PC, with a price below $1,000. Buy it...

By Computer Shopper on 60

This all-in-one PC is an average midrange model with a 1080p screen and a TV tuner, but it gets thoroughly outclassed by at least one major-maker competitor....

By cnet on 64

Lenovo's 21.5-inch IdeaCentre B305 is a mainstream home entertainment all-in-one that can't quite overcome its small screen and underwhelming features. You might have interest in this system if you want a self-contained budget gaming PC, but it...

By Wired on 80

Want ThinkPad quality and design but don’t need the portability part of the equation? Check out an IdeaCentre all-in-one PC instead.The B305 is an updated PC design from the company, and it’s difficult to believe that you won’t even...

By PC Pro on 50

A dull all-in-one, but serviceable if all you demand is regular desktop computing...

By Stuff.tv on 60

A far from cutting-edge looker, but a fair compromise between size and performance for the price...