Pros

  • Inexpensive

Cons

  • You need a screwdriver to add components
  • Monitor quality was disappointing

At A Glance

Low-cost system offers good performance for the price, but its bundled monitor produced disappointing image quality.

Manufacturer’s Website

Manufacturer's Pricing

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Athlon 64 3800+
Processor speed 2400.0 MHz
Display
Included monitor No
Display size 19.0 inches
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce 6100
General Information
UPC Code 827103086249
Memory
Memory size 1024.0 MB

Performance

Overall Rating
World Bench 5 Score 96.0
World Bench 5 Word Score Very Good
Office Productivity
Mozilla 367.0
Microsoft Office XP 547.0
WinZip 380.0
Multitasking 655.0
Content Creation
Musicmatch Jukebox 458.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 320.0
Roxio VideoWave 309.0
Adobe Photoshop 325.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 319.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 568.0
Ahead Nero 594.0
Windows Media Encoder 381.0
Adobe Premiere 408.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Fair
Doom 3 with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 2.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3 with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 2.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 6.93   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 8.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 4.52   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 7.05   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 12.69   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 19.66   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 26.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 40.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 26.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 41.91   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 64.82   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 57.97   Frames per second (higher is better)