Detailed specifications - ThinkCentre M90 (type 3246, 3544, 5384, 5474, 6232), M90p (3282, 3652, 5450, 5498, 5852, 6590)

ThinkCentre M90 and M90p systems are the most powerful, stable and manageable desktops with next generation Intel platform.


System board / Form factor
  • Tower (4x4) form factor with Intel Q57 Chipset
  • Bandwidth DDR III 1066/1333, Dual channel
  • Supports upto 8GB RAM and cache of 8GB
  • Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950 with dual-core
  • Intel Core® Processor i3-530 with dual-core
  • Intel Core® Processor i3-540 with dual-core
  • Intel Core® Processor i5-750 with quad-core
  • Intel Core® Processor i5-650
  • Intel Core® Processor i5-660
  • Intel Core® Processor i5-670 with dual-core
  • Processor in LGA1156 socket
  • 8MB to 32MB cache, processor dependent
  • Intel Q57 Express Chipset
  • Platform Controller Hub (PCH) for PCI, ethernet and USB,
  • SMSC® SCH5147 Super I/O
  • 2GB standard, supports upto 8GB maximum
  • UDIMM, PC3-10600 1333MHz DDR3, four 240-pin DIMM sockets
  • Integrated ADI Audio
  • High Definition (HD) Audio, Realtek® ALC662 codec, 5.1 Chipset
Keyboard and mouse
  • Lenovo Preferred Productivity Full Size Keyboard
  • Fingerprint Keyboard
  • Ultraslim Wireless kit -keyboard
  • USB OptiCal Wheel Mouse - 400dpi
  • One gigabit ethernet port
  • Intel 82578DM, Wake on LAN®
  • One 3.5 inch external accessible bay (Memory Card Reader)
  • One 3.5 inch internal hidden bay (HDD, 2nd optional)
  • Two 5.25 inch external half-high bay (optical drives)
External ports
  • Eight high speed USB connectors (two on front panel and Six on rear panel)
  • One integrated VGA port
  • Ethernet connector
  • One Integrated Display port
  • Two USB 2.0 planar connections (1 used, one open for media reader or 2 rear USB ports)
  • Two audio connectors (microphone in and audio out) on front panel
  • Three audio connectors (line in, audio out, and microphone in) on rear panel
  • Two PS/2 for keyboard and mice
  • One half-length, full-height, PCIe
  • One half-length, full-height, PCI Express x16
  • Two half-length, full-height, 32-bit PCI 2.3
Power management
  • Advanced Configuration and Power Interface (ACPI) support
Power supply
  • 280 watts with variable speed fan, autosensing, 85% PSU
  • 280 Watt (Japan), 80% plus, auto-sensing power supply unit
  • 115 to 230 Volt; 50 to 60 Hz
  • Security chip (see information on left)
  • One lock to secure both cover and entire system to fixed object:
    • Padlock loop (in rear for opt padlock)
    • Security slot (in rear for optional Kensington® MicroSaver® cable)
  • Power-on password
  • Hard disk password
  • Boot sequence control
  • Boot without keyboard and mouse
  • Serial port I/O control
  • Individual USB port disablement
Operating system
  • Windows Vista Home Basic 32-bit SP1
  • Windows Vista Business 32-bit SP1
  • Windows 7 Professional 32-bit
  • Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
  • Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit
  • Windows 7 Home Basic 32-bit
  • Windows XP Home SP3 (For LC only) License (Free DOS for Lenovo China) SP1 (SP2 if available) for Windows Vista Home Basic 64/ Home Premium 64/ Ultimate 64/ Enterprise 32 64 (Support Only)
  • Windows XP Home SP3 (Support Only)
  • Windows XP Professional SP3 (Downgrade from Vista Business or Windows 7)
  • Redhat Linux/Novell Linux/ SUSE Linux/Ubuntu Linux (Certified)
Optical drive
  • DVD Recordable
Media Card Reader
  • Multi-Slot RTS5111F Card Reader with crust
  • USB 2.0 Mass Storage Device (Flash)
Hard drive features
  • 7200RPM Serial ATA supported
  • Flash Solid State Drive
  • Supports 160GB, 250GB, 320GB, 500GB and 1TB
  • Intergrated Graphics Adapter
  • NVIDIA GeForce 310 512MB DDR3 (VGA+DP)
  • ATI Radeon HD4650
  • NVIDIA Quadro FX380 (DVI + DP)
  • FCC - Part 15, Subpart B (US)
  • VCCI (Japan)
  • ICES-003 (Canada)
  • BMSI - CNS13438, Class B (Taiwan)
  • EU/EFTA CE Mark & DoC
  • C-Tick DoC (ANZ)
  • KCC (Korea
  • UL/CUL
  • IEC60950-1 CB Report/Certificate
  • SAR (Hong Kong)
  • S-mark (Argentina)
  • EU/EFTA CE Mark & DoC
  • CCC (China)
  • NOM (Mexico)
  • SABS (South Africa)
  • GOST-R Mark (AR46) (Russia)
  • China RoHS (China)
  • EU RoHS (EU)
  • EU WEEE (EU)
  • EU Battery Law (EU)
  • EuP (EU)
  • Turkey RoHS (Turkey)
  • Turkey Battery Law (Turkey)
  • Korea RoHS (Korea)
  • Korea E-Standby (Korea)
  • USA Chemical Emission Test (USA)
  • Greenguard (USA/Japan)
  • PC Green Label (Japan)
  • J-Moss (Japan)
China Certification Requirement
  • CCC (Certificate for China Compulsory Product Certification)
  • RoHs (China)
  • CSC (China)
  • CEL (China)
  • SITA* (Society of International Aeronautical Telecommunications )
  • Surge immunity
ThinkCentre M90 and M90p systems may carry other certifications that are not listed above. Please contact your local Lenovo Sales Representatives for more certifications in your area.
Industry Standards

All systems conforms to the following industry standards:

  • ACPI v2.3
  • DMI v2.0
  • IEEE 1284 (enhanced parallel port)
  • IEEE 1294 (parallel port)
  • IEEE 802.3 (Ethernet)
  • JEDEC 240-pin DIMM memory
  • SmBios v2.3.4
  • PC 2001
  • PCI v2.3 and PCI BIOS v2.1
  • Serial ATA II
  • PXE v2.1
  • USB v2.0

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