Introduced on January 13th 2009, the IdeaCentre K220 is a desktop PC from Lenovo. 16% faster than the previous generation, the K220 features a Core 2 Duo or Core 2 Quad processor, up to 4GB of DDR3 memory, optional support for DX10 graphics and an optional Blu-ray drive. Paired with a standalone or embedded webcam, the K220 includes several technologies from Lenovo such as VeriFace - allowing a users face to act as their computer password - and Bright Vision - which helps reduce eye strain based on ambient light levels in the room. A less powerful model, the K210, is available, as is an upgraded model, the K230. Available later in January the K220 will start at $449.
- CPU/RAM: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz E2200, or 2.5GHz E5200, or Core 2 Quad 2.33GHz Q8200, 2 or 4GB DDR3
- Storage: 250GB, 640GB or 1TB 7200rpm HDD
- Optical: DVD writer or Blu-ray drive
- 64-bit Windows Vista Home Premium
- 1 year warranty for parts and labour