Pros

  • Chassis has robust design
  • Plenty of expansion room

Cons

  • Side panel is hard to remove

At A Glance

Well-heeled gamers who want the option to expand their system will find room to grow in this stylish, powerful PC.

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Manufacturer's Pricing

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number XPS7RMIN
Inventory Number 25279
Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo E6700
Processor speed 2670.0 MHz
Display
Display size 24.0 inches
Included monitor No
Monitor model number Dell 2407WFP
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce 7950 GX2 Dual-GPU
Video Bus PCI Express
Video Memory Type DDR2
Storage
Raid type RAID 0
Drive size 640.0 GB
Other storage Five-in-one media-card reader
Expansion slots
Open PCI Express X16 Slots 1.0
Number of PCI slots 3.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 1.0
Number of PCI-Express Slots 4.0
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Serial Port
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (rear) (x6)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (front) (x2)
  • FireWire Port (rear)
  • FireWire Port (front)
Ethernet Type Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
Five-in-one media-card reader 1.0
Slots 3
Parallel Port No
Memory
Memory size 2048.0 MB
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Speed 16.0
Optical Drive Type DVD-ROM
Second Optical Drive Speed 8.0
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
External Drive Bays 6.0
Internal Drive Bays 4.0

Performance

Overall Rating
World Bench 5 Score 153.0
World Bench 5 Word Score Very Good
Office Productivity
Mozilla 239.0
Microsoft Office XP 478.0
WinZip 195.0
Multitasking 297.0
Content Creation
Musicmatch Jukebox 363.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 229.0
Roxio VideoWave 211.0
Adobe Photoshop 221.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 226.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 357.0
Ahead Nero 185.0
Windows Media Encoder 211.0
Adobe Premiere 300.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Very Good
Doom 3 with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 137.47   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3 with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 138.77   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 141.37   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 140.43   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 173.41   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 180.35   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 179.49   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 179.55   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 243.53   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 241.17   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 257.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 582.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 563.17   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 616.94   Frames per second (higher is better)