Pros

  • Superior performance
  • Inexpensive for a Gaming PC

Cons

  • No media card reader
  • No legacy ports

At A Glance

This overclocked dual-core system outgunned pricier, quad-core systems.

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Manufacturer's Pricing

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 30438
Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo E6850
Processor speed 3000.0 MHz
Display
Display size 22.0 inches
Included monitor No
Monitor model number Viewsonic VX2255wmb
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset EVGA e-GeForce 8800 GTX
Video Bus PCI Express
Video Memory Type DDR3
Storage
Raid type RAID 0
Drive size 300.0 GB
Expansion slots
Open PCI Express X16 Slots 2.0
Number of PCI slots 2.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 0.0
Number of PCI-Express Slots 5.0
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (rear) (x6)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (front) (x4)
  • 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 8.0
Optical Drive Type DVD±RW
Second Optical Drive Speed 16.0
Second Optical Drive Type DVD-ROM
Included Drives 2
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32 bit)
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)
External Drive Bays 6.0
Internal Drive Bays 4.0

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 128.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Superior
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 177.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 318.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 180.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 282.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 305.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 486.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 173.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 323.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 182.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 215.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Superior