If there’s one thing we love, it’s giving away free stuff to SlashGear readers, and Lenovo have stepped in to help us do just that. They’ve given us a Lenovo ThinkCentre A70z all-in-one desktop PC to give away, the 19-inch slimline computer we reviewed back in April, and we’ve come up with a super-simple way for you to stand a chance of putting it on your desk.
Lenovo reckon the ThinkCentre A70z takes up around a third of the space of a regular desktop computer, by squeezing display, processor, hard-drive and the rest into one compact chassis. In keeping with this minimal footprint, we’re asking for your best suggestions on how to save desk space. Perhaps you rely on the cloud rather than stacks of optical media, or maybe you replaced your pot-plant with an animated wallpaper; we want to hear your best suggestions.
Head down to the comments section to tell us about your best desk-saving ideas, and we’ll pick one at random to take away the ThinkCentre A70z. Entries will be accepted until midnight PST on July 3rd 2010 – good luck!
Lenovo A70z All-in-One Desktop PC
Processor: 2.93 GHz Intel E7500 Core 2 Duo
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Professional
RAM: 2GB (max 4GB)
Display: 19 in (diagonal) Widescreen LCD, 1440 x 900, TFT active matrix
Graphics: Intel GMA X4500
Hard Drive: 320GB Serial ATA-300 7200 rpm
Webcam: 1.3 megapixel camera
Ports: USB 6 ports, Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T, Mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm, PCI Express Mini Card
Dimensions & Weight: 2.9 in x 14 in x 18.6 in, 17.6 lbs
Competition is open to residents of the US and Canada over the age of 18. Family members of Lenovo, Ivy Worldwide and SlashGear are not permitted to enter. Competition entries are only accepted via the specified SlashGear competition comments section; entries left in the comments section of any other post will not be recognized. Entries should be submitted before midnight PST on July 3rd 2010; one entry per person (and yes, we check).
The winners will be announced on SlashGear and contacted via email (make sure to use a real email address!); they will be expected to respond promptly else their prize may be forfeit and another winner selected. Editors decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Winner agrees that their name and details of their entry may be used for promotional purposes by, but not limited to, SlashGear.
Prize consists of one Lenovo ThinkCentre A70z PC. There is no cash alternative. Should this prize become unavailable, SlashGear and Lenovo reserve the right to substitute another prize of equal or greater value. The winner of the SlashGear Lenovo ThinkCentre giveaway will be ineligible to win prizes at other sites taking part in the same promotion:
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