Pros

  • Chassis has robust design
  • Plenty of expansion room

Cons

  • Side panel is hard to remove

At A Glance

This large, quiet PC provides plenty of performance and expandability for the gamer who has the budget for it.

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Manufacturer's Pricing

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 25517
Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Extreme QX6700
Processor speed 2670.0 MHz
Display
Display size 20.0 inches
Included monitor No
Monitor model number Dell UltraSharp 2007WFPb
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce 7950 GX2
Video Bus PCI Express
Video Memory Type DDR3
Storage
Raid type RAID 0
Drive size 640.0 GB
Expansion slots
Open PCI Express X16 Slots 1.0
Number of PCI slots 3.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 2.0
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)
Slots 4
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 151.0
World Bench 5 Word Score Very Good
Office Productivity
Mozilla 273.0
Microsoft Office XP 492.0
WinZip 196.0
Multitasking 295.0
Content Creation
Musicmatch Jukebox 363.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 218.0
Roxio VideoWave 210.0
Adobe Photoshop 223.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 239.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 364.0
Ahead Nero 178.0
Windows Media Encoder 216.0
Adobe Premiere 289.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Very Good
Doom 3 with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 169.59   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3 with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 184.14   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 177.16   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 184.11   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 139.77   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 140.97   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 145.33   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 142.53   Frames per second (higher is better)