Pros

  • Beautiful chassis, liquid-cooled hardware
  • Great general performance

Cons

  • PCI-E x8 connection for its one free x16 slot

At A Glance

There isn't much that the speedy Erebus GT desktop PC can't do--in fact, we can hardly think of a thing.

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core i7
Processor speed 3.5 MHz
Graphics
Graphics Type Discrete
Secondary Graphics Chipset ATI Radeon HD
General Information
UPC Code 848604001302
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • DVI (dual link)
  • HDMI
  • Mini DisplayPort
Memory
Memory size 16384.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 667.0 MHz
Power
Power Supply Wattage 850.0 watts
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 211.0
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 125.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 292.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 117.0   seconds (lower is better)
Storage Performance
File Compression 117.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 186.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 253.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 141.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 113.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 100.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 136.0   seconds (lower is better)
Power Usage
Idle power usage 86.1   Watts
Sleep power usage 3.3   Watt hours
Off power usage 2.2   Watt hours
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 144.0
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 336.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 340.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 326.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 2560x1600 236.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 208.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 204.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 211.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 2560x1600 192.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1024x768 192.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1680x1050 142.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1920x1200 125.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 2560x1600 87.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 203.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1680x1050 180.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1920x1200 172.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 2560x1600 142.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1024x768 182.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1680x1050 147.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1920x1200 136.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 2560x1600 97.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 225.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1680x1050 223.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1920x1200 220.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 2560x1600 194.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Ultra Quality, 2560x1600 88.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Ultra Quality, 2560x1600 81.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Stalker 2, Ultra Quality, 2560x1600 45.1   Frames per second (higher is better)