Pros

  • Cool-looking chassis; stellar LCD

Cons

  • Company's poor service marks

At A Glance

Jazzy, neon-lit unit has an adjustable fan controller, a dual-layer optical writer, and a stellar LCD.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.cyberpowerpc.com

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 24409
Processor
Processor type Athlon 64 3200+
Processor speed 2000.0 MHz
Display
Display size 17.0 inches
Included monitor No
Monitor model number ViewSonic VA712b
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset EVGA e-GeForce 6600
Video Bus PCI Express
Storage
Raid type none
Drive size 160.0 GB
Other storage Four-in-one media-card reader
Expansion slots
Open PCI Express X16 Slots 0.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 2.0
Number of PCI slots 3.0
Number of PCI-Express Slots 3.0
Ports and Connections
Four-in-one media card reader or Four-in-one media-card reader 1.0
Available Interfaces
  • Parallel - 25 pin D-shell (IEEE 1284A)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (rear) (x4)
Ethernet Type Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
Slots 5
Parallel Port Yes
Memory
Memory size 512.0 MB
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Speed 4.0
Optical Drive Type DVD+R DL/DVD±RW
Second Optical Drive Speed 16.0
Second Optical Drive Type DVD-ROM
Included Drives 1
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Home
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)
External Drive Bays 4.0
Internal Drive Bays 4.0

Performance

Overall Rating
World Bench 5 Score 90.0
World Bench 5 Word Score Very Good
Office Productivity
WinZip 403.0
Mozilla 424.0
Microsoft Office XP 553.0
Multitasking 757.0
Content Creation
ACD Systems ACDSee 598.0
Ahead Nero 587.0
Windows Media Encoder 391.0
Adobe Premiere 440.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 327.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 529.0
Roxio VideoWave 350.0
Adobe Photoshop 370.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 290.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Very Good
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 95.03   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 119.47   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 124.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 145.63   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 218.13   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 231.33   Frames per second (higher is better)