Pros

  • Strong performance
  • Dual-channel TV tuner

Cons

  • No room for more hard drives

At A Glance

Multimedia enthusiasts who create and display content will like this system's performance and audio capabilities.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number DXPS400F11
Inventory Number 24791
Processor
Processor type Pentium D 840
Processor speed 3200.0 MHz
Display
Display size 19.0 inches
Included monitor No
Monitor model number Dell UltraSharp 1905FP
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce 7800 GTX
Video Bus PCI Express
Video Memory Type DDR2
Storage
Raid type RAID 0
Drive size 500.0 GB
Other storage Five-in-one media-card reader
Expansion slots
Open PCI Express X16 Slots 0.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 0.0
Number of PCI slots 3.0
Number of PCI-Express Slots 3.0
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (rear) (x5)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (front) (x2)
  • FireWire Port (rear) (x2)
  • FireWire Port (front)
Five-in-one media-card reader 1.0
Ethernet Type Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
Slots 1
Parallel Port No
Memory
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Speed 16.0
Optical Drive Type DVD-ROM
Second Optical Drive Speed 2.4
Second Optical Drive Type DVD+R DL/DVD±RW
Included Drives 2
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)
External Drive Bays 4.0
Internal Drive Bays 2.0

Performance

Overall Rating
World Bench 5 Score 94.0
World Bench 5 Word Score Fair
Office Productivity
WinZip 403.0
Mozilla 504.0
Microsoft Office XP 535.0
Multitasking 580.0
Content Creation
Adobe Premiere 479.0
Roxio VideoWave 264.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 545.0
Ahead Nero 601.0
Windows Media Encoder 317.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 316.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 516.0
Adobe Photoshop 373.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 296.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Comments LCD does not support 1600x1200
Overall Graphics Score Very Good
Doom 3 with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 70.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3 with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 72.97   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 73.57   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 73.73   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 87.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 90.98   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 91.28   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 89.85   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 134.63   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 134.77   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 142.73   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 262.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 259.59   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 276.63   Frames per second (higher is better)