• Great general performance for the price
  • Strong gaming performance
  • Ample upgrade room for hard drives


  • Limited upgrade room for 5.25-inch drives
  • Lacks Blu-ray

At A Glance

We love this performance desktop’s speeds, but its omission of a Blu-ray player leaves movie buffs in the cold.

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The Specs

Processor type Intel Core i5
Processor speed 3.3 MHz
Cache size 6.144 KB
Processor count 1
Graphics Type Discrete
Secondary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce
Number of Graphic Cards included 1.0
Drive size 1000.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Other storage
  • CompactFlash
  • Memory Stick
  • SD/MMC Card
  • xD-Picture Card
Drive type Hard Disk Drive
Expansion slots
Number of PCI-Express 2.0 x16 slots 2.0
Number of PCI-Express x1 slots 2.0
Number of PCI slots 2.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 2.0
Ports and Connections
MultiMedia Card (MMC) or MultiMediaCard (MMC) Yes
Available Interfaces
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Line In (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • Bluetooth
  • DVI
  • Ethernet - RJ45
  • HDMI
  • Keyboard - USB
  • Mouse - USB
Ethernet Type
  • Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
  • Wireless Ethernet - 540 Mbps IEEE802.11n
SD/MMC Card 1.0
Memory size 8192.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 800.0 MHz
Power Supply Wattage 800.0 watts
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Speed 48.0
Optical Drive Type DVD±R DL/DVD±RW
Storage Media
XD picture card 1
Memory stick Memory Stick
Compact flash Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)