The B500’s design is inspired by the Transformers, according to Lenovo executives (saw some hints of it). This model will have a 23-inch display with full 1080p resolution (1920×1080 pixels).
The IdeaCentre B500 will have Core 2 Quad processors, up to 8GB RAM, 1 TB HDD, a DVD or Blu-Ray drive with option for a built-in TV tuner. The graphics card is an NVidia GeForce GTS 250 with 1GB RAM and similar flavors. The built-in speakers are powered by JBL. Comes with Windows 7 pre-installed.
Accessories includes wireless keyboard and mouse, remote control that also acts as a motion-drive games controller and a VOIP handset.
The rig will be available starting January 2010 and will have a suggested retail price of Php49,000+ and up (depending on specs). Windows Experience Index gives the low-end model a score of 5.9 (c/o the HDD).