If there is one thing on which we can always count on Lenovo, is the company’s ability to consistently upgrade its products every few years, making very impressive improvements. If you’re in the market for a brand new, sleek all-in-one PC for your home or office, then surely the Lenovo IdeaCentre A340 will catch your eye. It’s superior to previous versions of Lenovo AiOs and is available with 22-inch and 24-inch screens.
Regardless of which model you opt for, you can count on it fitting seamlessly into any modern workspace or home. The HD display is surrounded by very thin bezels, and the PC overall is made for professionals or families who want a space-saving home computer that won’t take up much room. Since everything is packed neatly into the display itself, which rests upon a thin, yet durable stand, there is no giant bulky tower to worry about. This streamlined stand is adjustable, so you can tilt the display in any direction you want for the preferred viewing angle.
Lenovo IdeaCentre A340 Ports
There is also a full array of ports for peripheral devices, such as a keyboard and mouse (both of which come included in the box with the quick start guide), as well as printers, additional displays, iPhones, etc. Here is a quick overview of the I/O ports and slots that come with the Lenovo IdeaCentre A340:
• Two USB 3.1
• Two USB 2.0
• RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet
• 3-in-1 card reader (SDXC, SDHC, SD)
• HDMI – out
• Combo microphone / headphone jacks
• Power DC Jack
There is an optical drive with a DVD-RW multi-burner. There is fast SSD storage. Your choices include 256GB PCIe Solid State Drive or a 128GB PCIe Solid State Drive / 1TB 5400-RPM combo. For the processor, choose an 8th Gen. Intel Core i3 or 9th Gen. Intel Core i5. The 8th Gen. processor is 4-cores, 3.10-GHz (turbo boost), with 6MB cache. The 9th Gen. Intel Core processor is 6-cores with 9MB cache and up to 3.40-GHz (turbo boost).
Need more details about the display? If you want the 23.8-inch screen, you will get an FHD IPS multi-touch screen with 1920 x 1080 resolution. The 21.5-inch display is also a multi-touch screen (FHD IPS) with 1920 x 1080 resolution. Also, with features like the HDMI, you can easily connect this new IdeaCentre to other displays. Both versions of this Lenovo AiO come with up to 8GB of memory (DDR4 2666-MHz) and Integrated Intel UHD graphics (630).
Even though it’s new, there are already some positive Lenovo IdeaCentre A340 reviews of users praising this machine for its clear display, speed, and versatility in how it can be used and what it can be used for.