Pros

  • Impressive performance

Cons

  • Awkward USB ports and power switch

At A Glance

This full-featured, fast PC will appeal to budget-minded gamers looking for high performance at a relatively low price.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.cyberpowerpc.com

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 24852
Processor
Processor type Athlon 64 FX-60
Processor speed 2600.0 MHz
Display
Display size 19.0 inches
Included monitor No
Monitor model number ViewSonic VX924
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset EVGA e-GeForce 7800 GTX (two cards)
Video Bus PCI Express-SLI
Video Memory Type DDR3
Storage
Raid type RAID 0
Drive size 398.0 GB
Other storage Five-in-one media-card reader
Expansion slots
Open PCI Express X16 Slots 0.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 1.0
Number of PCI slots 3.0
Number of PCI-Express Slots 2.0
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • FireWire Port (front)
  • Parallel - 25 pin D-shell (IEEE 1284A)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (front) (x3)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (rear) (x4)
Five-in-one media-card reader 1.0
Ethernet Type Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
Slots 1
Parallel Port Yes
Memory
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Speed 16.0
Optical Drive Type DVD±R DL/DVD±RW
Second Optical Drive Speed 16.0
Second Optical Drive Type DVD-ROM
Included Drives 3
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Professionalfessional
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)
External Drive Bays 6.0
Internal Drive Bays 4.0

Performance

Overall Rating
World Bench 5 Score 123.0
World Bench 5 Word Score Fair
Office Productivity
WinZip 298.0
Mozilla 284.0
Microsoft Office XP 520.0
Multitasking 348.0
Content Creation
Adobe Premiere 311.0
Roxio VideoWave 241.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 433.0
Ahead Nero 400.0
Windows Media Encoder 249.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 258.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 418.0
Adobe Photoshop 291.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 237.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Comments Monitor does not support 1600 x 1200 resolution.
Overall Graphics Score Good
Doom 3 with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 115.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3 with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 115.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 115.83   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 115.83   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 137.09   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 137.67   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 137.41   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 138.12   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 153.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 154.27   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 162.13   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 411.35   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 409.03   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 430.56   Frames per second (higher is better)