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ThinkCentre... Think Smarter

Advantages: Slimline, Well Featured, Looks Good
Disadvantages: No Firewire, Not thought out properly

ThinkCentre... Think Smarter IBM’s range of workstations have always been backed up with a long history, after all shouldn’t IBM be the experts, they did “invent” the PC after all! IBM’s ThinkCentre range represents IBM’s mid-range business workstation ...

RichardSlater 19.01.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Lenovo ThinkCentre S50 8086 (VZA26UK)

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value 'desktop never give solid performance

Advantages: PCMark05 and 3DMark06 system benchmark performance comparison results (higher scores mean better p
Disadvantages: all machines used a very low-performing Intel GMA950 integrated graphics

Typically, manufacturers' 'value' desktops never give up solid performance, and the A58 manages to do all right. Up until recently, all of these machines used Intel's very low-performing GMA950 integrated graphics, which are barely able to drive desktop c ...

siswo2008 12.03.2010 · Read full review
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Aptive Expansion Limited

Advantages: VFM, Build Quality, IBM!!
Disadvantages: Lack of expansion potential

This is a tricky one. I am an IT professional, but I bought a machine which most of my peers would not have touched. And I suppose only now I am getting frustrated. I bought the Aptiva from Comet for £999 last Christmas. PIII 500, DVD and 17" monito ...

carltonf 16.08.2000 · Read full review
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Review of IBM Aptiva E 2158 (58275UK)

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Thank God for restore

Advantages: Works for a little while
Disadvantages: Becomes the worst pc after installing a software

This opinionis for an Aptiva G40, of which is now 5 years old. When we fist brought the PC it worked fine and as I am only 13 back then I was 8 and did not know very much about PC's (just how to type and explore Windows) so I was not mucking around instal ...

al.humbie 06.01.2001 · Read full review
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Review of IBM Aptiva E 2158 (58275UK)

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Aptiva = IBM excellence

Advantages: Reliable
Disadvantages: Pricey

I was lucky enough to ckoose an Aptiva as my home PC around four years ago. I say lucky because I had considered various other machines, but went for the Aptiva in the end. While not the cheapest, or even the highest spec machine that I had to choose from ...

Lad 22.07.2000 · Read full review
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Review of IBM Aptiva E 2158 (58275UK)

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