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Lenovo ThinkStation P700 Workstation Review Follow-Up - workstation performed well for CAD, day to day engineering workflows, great graphics, plenty of processor power for high level CAD, mid-level engineering, analysis, general rendering, John Evans, ENGINEERING.com, Nov 18, 2015

Lenovo ThinkStation P700 Workstation CAD Review - solid-performing machine with Xeon E5-2640v3 CPU, NVIDIA Quadro K5200 GPU, suitable for high-level CAD, price starting from $1,769, John Evans, ENGINEERING.com, Nov 12, 2015

Lenovo P700 Workstation Review - solid machine with good performance features 32 GB RAM, 2.60GHz 8-core CPU, NVIDIA Quadro K5200 graphics card, higher power capacity, 4 USB ports, priced at $5,988 looks promising, Melanie Perry, ENGINEERING.com, Oct 22, 2015

Lenovo ThinkStation P300 SFF - entry-level CAD machine has quad core Intel Xeon E3 1276v3 CPU, 32GB DDR3 memory, NVIDIA Quadro K1200 GPU, performs well when models were rendered in shaded, edges mode, Greg Corke, AEC Magazine, Sep 28, 2015

Extreme Power and Performance - high-end Lenovo ThinkStation P900 has two 3.1GHz Intel Xeon 10-core E5-2687W v3 CPU, NVIDIA Quadro K6000 GPU, 128GB DDR4 memory, offers amazing performance, base price $1,826, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Aug 3, 2015

Lenovo ThinkStation P500 Review - Intel Xeon E5-1630v3 CPU, NVIDIA Quadro K4200 4GB GDDR5 GPU, 32GB DDR4 RAM, impressive performance, suitable for engineering apps, price starts at US$1502, John Evans, Design & Motion, Apr 13, 2015

How a Modern Workhorse Breathes: A Look at Lenovo ThinkStation's Tri-Channel Cooling System - segments chassis into 3 separate compartments, clear front-to-back airflow to bring cool air in, pump warm air out, Kenneth Wong, Virtual Desktop, Mar 25, 2015

Lenovo ThinkStation P300 SFF - good build quality, quiet operation, easy internal access, good price/performance ratio, acceptable for most prospective design, engineering customers, price starts at $656, Jeff Rowe, MCADCafe, Mar 19, 2015

Review: Lenovo ThinkStation P900 - Haswell-E Xeon E5- 2600 v3 series processors, 112 GB of 2033-MHz DDR4 memory, simple, quick-to-service, robust tool-less modular design, tri-channel cooling technology, priced at $18,156, Alex Herrera, Graphic Speak, Mar 10, 2015

Lenovo P900: Straddling the Worlds of Desktop and High-Performance Computing - well-conceived workstation, has Intel Xeon E5-2687W v3 processor, NVIDIA Quadro K5200 graphics, offers great performance at price of $13,800, Francis Sebastian, CADdigest.com, March 11, 2015

Lenovo ThinkStation P500 - easily accessible, thermal/acoustic design, good balance of price, performance, no tool-less PSU, no thunderbolt option, no FirePro GPU option, price starts at $1550, Alex Herrera, Cadalyst, Mar 5, 2015

Lenovo ThinkStation P500 Workstation Review - mid-level workstation with power, stability, Intel Xeon E5-1607 v3 processor, 4GB DDR4 memory, 500GB hard drive, offers flexible, user-friendly customizing options, high performance, base price $1667, Jeffrey Heimgartner, CADdigest.com, Mar 4, 2015

Lenovo ThinkStation P500 - enviable CAD workstation has Intel Xeon E5-1630 v3 processor, NVIDIA Quadro K4200 GPU, 16GB of DDR4 memory, 256GB SSD, excellent serviceability, impressive expandability, customization, Greg Corke, DEVELOP 3D, Jan 20, 2015

Lenovo ThinkStation P300 Provides Power in a New Package - affordable, entry-level ISV-certified tower workstation has 3.6GHz quad-core Intel Xeon E3-1276 v3 processor, NVIDIA Quadro K4000 GPU, 8GB of 1600MHz RAM, excellent performance, perfectly suited for CAD, price starts from $729, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Jan 1, 2015

A Lenovo User Rates the New Lenovo ThinkServer TS440 - entry-level tower is suitable for small businesses, has own DVD drive, can be set up as Windows or Linux server, available for base price of $679, Elise Moss, CADdigest.com, Jan 6, 2015

Testing a Brand New Lenovo P300 Workstation - powerful engineering workstation has 3.6 GHz Intel Xeon X3 processor with 8MB cache, 8GB memory in one of 4 slots, NVIDIA Quadro 4000 GPU, solid customer support, Jim Lucas, CADdigest.com, Dec 23, 2014

Lenovo ThinkStation P500: How to Optimize Your Mid-Range CAD PC Workstation - optimizing CPU, RAM, GPU; P500 is perfect for users doing heavy workloads on AutoCAD or comparable programs, Andrew Wheeler, ENGINEERING.com, Dec 19, 2014

Review: Lenovo P300 ThinkStation - entry level professional workstation has Intel Xeon E3-1276v3 CPU, NVIDIA Quadro K4000 3GB graphics card, 8GB RAM, performs well for CAD, day to day engineering workflows, prices starts from US$729, John Evans, Design and Motion, Dec 12, 2014

Product Review: The Lenovo New Thinkstation P-Series - P-300 features 2D, 3D capabilities, single processor, upto 32 GB of DDR4 memory; P-500 offers up to 256 GB DDR4 memory, up to 11 storage devices; designed for CAE, P-900 offers 2 Xenon E5-2600 V3 processors, up to 512 GB of DDR4, accommodates up to 14 storage devices, CADspeed, Dec 4, 2014

Turning Lenovo's TS440 Tower Server Into a BIM Server - 2 USB 3.0 ports up front, quietly running fans, easy to plug, unplug Ethernet cables, traditional AMI bios without GUI, quality components with expanding options, but no spare power plugs for high-end video cards, memory is positioned perpendicularly to air flow, base price is $1,258, Bill Debevc, CADdigest.com, Nov 19, 2014

Reviewing the ThinkStation P300 - P300 can compete head-on with its rivals' comparable offerings, 85% efficient power supply, available for $2068, Alex Herrera, Graphic Speak, Nov 17, 2014

Lenovo ThinkStation P300 Review - has Intel Xeon E3-1276v3 CPU, 8GB RAM, NVIDIA Quadro K4000 graphics card, solid configuration, ease of use make this sturdy machine quite suitable for kinds of daily engineering tasks, Melanie Perry, CADdigest.com, Nov 3, 2014

Lenovo ThinkStation P300 Review - sturdy, reliable workstation is well-designed for workplace, has Xeon E3-1200 processor, 8GB of 1600MHz DDR3 RAM, NVIDIA Quadro K4000 graphics card, Flex module is designed to allow for flexible arrangement of I/O ports on front of computer, Jason Brett, CADdigest.com, Oct 31, 2014

New Workstations from Dell, Fujitsu, HP and Lenovo - new machines from tier one workstation manufacturers feature Intel Haswell-EP Xeon E5 v3 series CPUs, new GPUs from NVIDIA, AMD, host of new I/O technologies including Thunderbolt 2, PCIe SSDs, DEVELOP 3D, Oct 13, 2014

Lenovo ThinkServer RD340 Shines at Virtualization - single 2.4Ghz Xeon E5-2470 v2 CPU, 32GB RAM, MegaRAID SAS 9240-8i controller, 2 USB ports up front, good performance, at home as file server or a virtual computer host, base price is $1,319, Bill Debevc, CADdigest.com, Sep 19, 2014

Lenovo ThinkStation P Series Application Performance Figures with New Haswell Xeon E5 v3 CPUs - ThinkStation P series vs Sandy Bridge Xeon vs Ivy Bridge Xeon workstations; comparative performance figures inside 4 leading 3D applications: SOLIDWORKS, PTC Creo, 3ds Max, Maya, Greg Corke, DEVELOP 3D, Sep 9, 2014

Surprising Results from SOLIDWORKS Workstation Graphic Benchmarking - using Lenovo ThinkStation E32 to test discrete vs integrated GPUs found Intel is gaining ground on NVIDIA, Stephen Wolfe & Jon Peddie, Graphic Speak, Aug 22, 2014

First Look Review: Lenovo ThinkStation P500 P700 P900 - workstations for mainstream CAD/CAM, high-end CAE, FLEX bays to add additional I/O ports, card readers or storage, standard FLEX drive trays, revamped supporting software, DEVELOP 3D, Aug 12, 2014

Lenovo ThinkStation E32 SFF - impressive entry-level workstation consists of Intel Xeon E3-1240 v3 processor, 8GB RAM, NVIDIA Quadro K600 graphics card, 1TB HDD, Greg Corke, DEVELOP 3D, Feb 3, 2014

HP's Z230: The Workstation Market Leader's Entry-Class Deskside - comparison with Lenovo E32SFF, BOXX 4150 XT workstations; substantial differences in GPU, memory were differentiating facor, Alex Herrera, Graphic Speak, Feb 4, 2014

Performance in a Petite Package - Lenovo ThinkStation E32 SFF has dual-core 3.4GHz Intel Core i3-4130 CPU, Windows 8 Pro, integrated Intel HD graphics, 4GB of memory, price starts at $749, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Feb 1, 2014

Lenovo E31 SFF ThinkStation Review - mid-level workstation has Intel Xeon E3-1230v2 CPU, 8GB RAM, NVIDIA Quadro 600 graphics card, suitable for CAD professionals, analysts performing FEM setup, small studies, priced at US$1274, John Evans, Design and Motion, Sep 11, 2013

Lenovo Launches Workstation Tailored for AutoCAD LT - entry-level ThinkStation E32 is built for design, AEC community, has Intel Xeon E3-1200v3 processor, 32 GB of ECC memory, priced at $729, Cadalyst, Aug 22, 2013

Lenovo C30 Workstation and NVIDIA's New Kepler-Generation Quadro K5000 and K4000 GPUs - small form factor dual-socket workstation with 16 GB DDR3 RAM, base price of $1,169, Quadro K4000 delivers 64% better price-performance than higher-priced K5000, Alex Herrera, Graphic Speak, May 7, 2013

Lenovo's Sexy Laptop Does CAD - ThinkPad Carbon X1 Touch is light, thin laptop, surprisingly good performer for Inventor, even simulation, only lacking fast rendering, John Evans, CADdigest.com, Apr 22, 2013

Lenovo ThinkStation E31 - solid and versatile machine with 3.3GHz Xeon processor, 8GB DDR3 RAM, 1TB SATA hard drive, low base price of $669, Brian Benton, CADdigest.com, Apr 19, 2013

Workstation Review: Lenovo ThinkStation E31 SFF - 3.3GHz Intel Xeon E3-1230V2 processor, NVIDIA Quadro 600 graphics card, professional-level performance, priced at $1,093, affordable system in compact package, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Apr 1, 2013

The Lenovo ThinkStation S30 - Intel Xeon E5-1620 processor, 4GB of DDR3 RAM, earns impressive benchmark scores, good performance at right price, Josh Mings, SolidSmack, Jan 24, 2013

No Limits with Lenovo's ThinkStation D30 - two 8-core Intel Xeon E5 2687W CPUs, 16GB SDRAM, NVIDIA Quadro 5000 graphics card, impressive workstation for multi-purpose high-capability modeling, price over $8K, John Evans, CADdigest.com, Jan 11, 2013

Lenovo C30 ThinkStation - impressive hi-def display, lightning fast drive performance, limited storage space, 800-watt system runs quietly, built to perform, sustain for long product lifecycle, Ray Howard, CADdigest.com, Jan 2, 2012

Lenovo ThinkStation E31 SFF Review - 3.3GHz Xeon E3-1230V2 CPU, NVIDIA Quadro 600 video card, 3 yr warranty, good performance, Emmanuel Garcia, CADdigest.com, Nov 16, 2012

Balancing Price and Performance - mid-range Lenovo ThinkStation S30 has 3.6GHz Intel E5-1620 CPU, NVIDIA Quadro 4000 graphics accelerator 2 USB 3.0 ports, offers excellent performance at reasonable price, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Nov 1, 2012

Lenovo ThinkStation S30: Power, Performance and Stamina - midrange workstation with single core Xeon CPU, NVIDIA Quadro graphics card, 2 DVI ports, impressive performance, good option for CAE, Srihari Gangaraj, CADdigest.com, Oct 29, 2012

Budget CAD Workstations - options for less than $2000: Xi MTower PCIe, Dell Precision T1650, HP Z220 CMT, Lenovo ThinkStation S30, Art Liddle, Cadalyst, Sep 5, 2012

A Very Affordable Workstation - entry-level Lenovo ThinkStation E30 has Intel Xeon E3-1230 quad core CPU, NVIDIA Quadro 600 graphics accelerator, auto-sensing power supply, provides modest performance, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, July 2, 2012

A Look at Lenovo ThinkStation Workstations: E31, S30, C30, D30 - strong, seamless performance, eco-friendly, professional-grade computing for budget-minded users, Bill Martin-Otto, CAD/CAM Performance, June 29, 2012

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