Pros

  • All-in-one PC plus TV is a space saver

Cons

  • Extremely limited expandability

At A Glance

A reasonably priced all-in-one PC plus television that saves space, but has limited upgradability.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.tangent.com/

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 24631
Processor
Processor type Pentium 4 530
Processor speed 3000.0 MHz
Display
Display size 17.0 inches
Included monitor No
Monitor model number Integrated TFT LCD
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Integrated Intel 915G Express
Video Bus Integrated
Storage
Raid type none
Drive size 250.0 GB
Other storage Four-in-one media-card reader
Expansion slots
Open PCI Express X16 Slots 1.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 1.0
Number of PCI slots 2.0
Number of PCI-Express Slots 2.0
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)
  • Serial Port
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (front) (x3)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (rear) (x4)
Ethernet Type Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
Slots 2
Parallel Port Yes
Memory
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Speed 2.4
Optical Drive Type DVD±R DL/DVD±RW
Included Drives 1
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Home
Case
Chassis style All-in-one
External Drive Bays 1.0
Internal Drive Bays 1.0

Performance

Overall Rating
World Bench 5 Score 80.0
World Bench 5 Word Score Good
Office Productivity
WinZip 440.0
Mozilla 642.0
Microsoft Office XP 569.0
Multitasking 844.0
Content Creation
ACD Systems ACDSee 675.0
Ahead Nero 537.0
Windows Media Encoder 443.0
Adobe Premiere 569.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 503.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 577.0
Roxio VideoWave 333.0
Adobe Photoshop 437.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 523.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Fair
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 39.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 46.07   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 47.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 45.64   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 65.58   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 87.18   Frames per second (higher is better)