Lenovo Unveiled Two VR-Ready Windows 10 Desktop PCs Built For You To Game

Posted on Oct 5 2016 - 5:23pm by Chris Tomaino

Lenovo has unveiled a pair of new VR-ready Windows 10 desktop PCs at Gamescom, the IdeaCentre Y710 Cube and the all-in-one IdeaCentre AIO Y910. Both are are perfect for exploring virtual reality anywhere you go and conform to the established gaming PC aesthetic, using black and red coloring, industrial textures like faux carbon fiber, and a surfeit of a angular lines and grills.

These kinds of machines are necessary if VR is to live up to its full potential and reach mainstream gamer audiences. The new VR-ready IdeaCentre Y710 Cube desktop is easy to carry and allows you to take your computing anywhere. The new IdeaCentre AIO Y910 is also easy to take places. Lenovo created them with minimalist form factors because it found that 47% of gamers like to play games on the go, rather than in just designated living rooms or bedrooms.

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Other features of IdeaCentre Y710 Cube are as follows:

  • 6th Gen Intel Core i7 processor
  • Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 graphics
  • Up to 32 gigabyte of DDR4 RAM
  • Up to 2 terabyte HDD or up to 256 gigabyte SSD storage
  • Windows 10
  • Optional Lenovo YSeries Gaming Mechanical Keyboard and Precision Mouse
  • Integrated Xbox One Wireless receiver with support for up to eight Xbox One controllers.

The IdeaCentre Y710 Cube with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 starts at $1,299.99, and it will be available October 2016.

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Other features of IdeaCentre AIO Y910 are as follows:

  • 27-inch Quad High Definition (2560×1440) borderless display with 5ms response time and 144Hz refresh rate
  • Windows 10
  • 6th Gen Intel Core i7 processor
  • Up to 32 gigabyte DDR4 RAM
  • Up to 2 terabyte HDD or up to 256 gigabyte SSD
  • Nvidia latest GeForce GTX 1080 or AMD Radeon RX 460 graphics
  • Twin 5W Harman Kardon stereo speakers

The IdeaCentre AIO Y910 with Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 starts at $1,799.99, and it will be available October 2016.