Pros

  • Low price
  • Large amount of hard disk space

Cons

  • Limited expandability
  • Poor graphics performance

At A Glance

Low-priced media center desktop computer includes TV tuner and large LCD, but its pokey graphics won't please gamers.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.gateway.com

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 30765
Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600
Processor speed 2400.0 MHz
Display
Display size 24.0 inches
Included monitor No
Monitor model number Gateway LP2407
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce 8500GT
Video Bus PCI Express
Storage
Raid type none
Drive size 1000.0 GB
Expansion slots
Open PCI Express X16 Slots 0.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 0.0
Number of PCI slots 1.0
Number of PCI-Express Slots 3.0
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (rear) (x6)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (front) (x2)
  • FireWire Port (rear)
  • FireWire Port (front)
Ethernet Type Ethernet (10/100 Mbps)
Slots 1
Parallel Port No
Memory
Memory size 3072.0 MB
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Speed 18.0
Optical Drive Type DVD±R DL/DVD±RW/-RAM
Included Drives 2
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32 bit)
Case
Chassis style Tower (Mini)
External Drive Bays 3.0
Internal Drive Bays 2.0

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 108.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Very Good
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 250.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 356.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 215.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 369.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 364.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 381.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 230.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 357.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 217.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 277.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Poor