Pros

  • Diverse rear connectivity
  • Impressive general performance

Cons

  • Lack of Blu-Ray limits media center functionality

At A Glance

This super-fast system costs a pretty penny for just that: Where did all the other features go?

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.polywell.com/us

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 147.0
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 176.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 335.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 175.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 293.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 293.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 208.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 156.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 202.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 164.0   seconds (lower is better)
Power Usage
Idle power usage 57.4   Watts
Sleep power usage 48.8   Watt hours
Off power usage 4.9   Watt hours
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 199.0
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 57.27   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 27.84   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 21.36   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 47.43   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 22.77   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 17.18   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1024x768 17.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1680x1050 9.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1920x1200 7.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 36.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1680x1050 22.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1920x1200 18.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1024x768 19.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1680x1050 13.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1920x1200 13.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 46.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1680x1050 25.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1920x1200 21.1   Frames per second (higher is better)