The IdeaCentre A520 is a rare combination of up-to-the minute technology and contemporary style. While it boasts a large, 23" screen, the A520 All-in-One is ultra-slim — and with advanced, 10-point multitouch technology, it's also a delight to use.

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IdeaCentre A520


10-Point Multitouch Display

Interact with your A520 by using simple, intuitive gestures directly on the 23" screen. The A520 uses 10-point multitouch technology for greater accuracy and flexibility.

Widely Adjustable Viewing Angle

The A520's smartly designed display mount allows you to adjust it across a huge range -from -5 degrees to 90 degrees. That means you can watch it in a vertical position like a PC or television, slope it gently for relaxed touchscreen use, or slide it into a full horizontal position to play two-person touch games.

Integrated DVD Reader/Writer or Blu-ray Disc™ Drive

Watch movies, listen to music, and burn discs with the A520's integrated DVD reader/writer or Blu-ray Disc™ drive.

Enhanced graphics

Enjoy incredible multimedia and gaming when you choose an A520 with discrete NVIDIA® GeForce® graphics with DirectX® 11.

Full HD Display

The IdeaCentre A520's 23" HD frameless display with 16:9 widescreen delivers stunning video.

Simple Maintenance

With OneKey® Rescue System, recovering from viruses or other technical difficulties is a snap. The IdeaCentre A520 also makes it easy to back up your system and scan for and kill viruses.

WiFi, Bluetooth

With 802.11 b/g/n WiFi connectivity, 10/100/1000 LAN, and optional Bluetooth® 4.0, you'll be able to connect seamlessly with your network and other devices.

Stereo Speakers With Dolby® Home Theater® v4

The A520's speakers deliver rich stereo sound, while Dolby Home Theater v4 provides an immersive audio experience.

Fast Data Transfer

Move data between the A520 and other devices quickly with USB 3.0 - it's up to 10 times faster than previous USB technologies.

Integrated Webcam

The A520's integrated 720p HD webcam will help you enjoy web conferences or online video chats like you're really there.

IdeaCentre A520 all-in-one desktop
Widely Adjustable Viewing Angle
IdeaCentre A520 all-in-one desktop
10-Point Multitouch Display

Tech Specs

PDFIdeaCentre A520 AIO Desktop Datasheet

DescriptionIdeaCentre A520 AIO Desktop
  • 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i7-3820QM 2.7G
  • 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i7-3720QM 2.6G
  • 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i7-3630QM 2.4G
  • 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i5-3360M 2.8GB
  • 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i5-3210M 2.5GB
  • 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i3-3110M 2.4GB
Operating System
Windows 8 (64 bit)
Up to 8GB DDR3- 1600MHz(Support Dual Channel) [2 DIMM slots (1x2GB/2x2GB/1x4GB+1x2GB/2x4GB)]
23" Full HD (1920x1080) frameless multi-touch display, 16:9 widescreen
  • Monitor - 561x345.9x21.5 mm (22.08x13.61x0.84 inches)
  • Base only - 337x32x210.8 mm (13.26x1.25 x8.29 inches)
9.8 kg (21.60lb)
Video Graphics
Intel® HD Graphics 4000 ; Optional NVIDIA® GeForce 615 (chip:N13M-GE2)
Optical Drive
DVD Rambo; Blue-ray Combo
Stereo speakers with Dolby Home Theatre V4
Hard Disk Drive
2.5" SATA III HDD storage - [500GB/750GB/1TB(5400rpm)]
Integrated Comunications
Ethernet - 10/100/1000M LAN (Realtek RTL8111F, Non-Intel CastleNet RTL8188CU USB 11N), WiFi module
2x USB2.0; 2x USB3.0, 6 in 1 (SD, SDHC, SDXC, MMC, MS, MS-Pro), headphone, mic, HDMI, optional TV tuner

Software Offerings

  • Rescue System 3.0
  • Mcafee Emerald (30 days)
  • MS Office 2010
  • Lenovo® Assistant
  • Lenovo® Settings

  • Power DVD10, Dolby Home Theater V4, PowerCinema, Touch games (e.g. Snowflake 5 games, Angry Bird, Fruit Nijia, Fish Hunter) Over 10 kids touch education applications YouCam
  • Lenovo® Could Storage by SugarSync (5GB)

Accessories & Services

  • Lenovo Headset P950 (57Y6605)

    Lenovo Headset P950 (57Y6605)

    The Lenovo Headphone P950 delivers more powerful bass, enhances the audio experience when gaming, listening to music, and watching movies. Its noise-cancelling microphone provides clear communication, and it’s easy to adjust and comfortable to use.

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    Lenovo Ultraslim Plus Wireless Keyboard and Mouse(0A34066)

    Lenovo’s Ultraslim Plus Wireless Keyboard and Mouse is a reliable 2.4 GHz wireless keyboard and mouse combination featuring a contemporary, low profile design that provides a clean, clutter-free workspace.

Protect Your Desktop With Lenovo Services
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Why Lenovo Services?

  • Keep it simple, one place for all your PC service needs
  • We know our PCs better than anyone – services performed by Lenovo Certified Technicians using Lenovo-qualified parts
  • Convenient and affordable in-home and 24/7 service options

Enjoy the Convenience of In-Home Repair

  • Don’t be stranded without your PC — let Lenovo come to you with fast repair services in your own home.

Protect Your PC Beyond the 1-Year Base Warranty

  • Warranty Extensions are available for up to three years (depending on your system).
  • Staying in warranty can help save you from expensive repair costs associated with system components.

Convenient Remote Support When You Need It Most

Lenovo Services Premium Support provides access to expert technicians when you need them most, from the comfort of your home, with convenient over-the-phone or remote session support. We offer you a one-stop solution for issues beyond your standard hardware warranty, including:

  • Table, internet, or network setup
  • Performance tune-up
  • Software setup and how-to tips
  • Security setup
Standard on the A520:
Form Factor
23" all-in-one
9.79 kgs.
22.1 x 13.6 x 8.3"
2 USB 3.0, 2 USB 2.0, HDMI, Mini B-Case card (optional), 6-in-1 card reader (SD, SDHC, SDXC, MMC, MS, MS-Pro), TV tuner (optional)


Lenovo has 2000 designers and engineers focused on factors that make a difference to users. From hard drives that help prevent data damage, to noise-cancelling microphones for clear web chats, to responsive power management for lower consumption, our team attends to details.