Pros

  • Strong price-to-performance ratio
  • Lots of storage space

Cons

  • Lacks gigabit ethernet networking
  • Cluttered internal wiring

At A Glance

Offering capable performance and a stellar price tag, the eMachines ET1831-07 may not top the charts, but it's a great value.

Manufacturer’s Description

A great everyday performer, the eMachines ET1831-07 desktop PC delivers multitasking performance and expansion possibilities. Listen to music, edit digital photography, manage your finances and stay connected to your social networks without breaking the bank. The ET1831-07 includes a large 750 GB hard drive (great for storing your entire music and video library), dual-core Intel Pentium processor, a SuperMulti Optical Drive for burning CDs and DVDs, and NVIDIA GeForce 7050 graphics for excellent video playback.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.e4me.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor speed 2.7 MHz
Display
Included monitor No
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce 7050 PV
General Information
UPC Code 099802660543
Memory
Memory size 4096.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Power
Power Supply Wattage 250.0 watts
Power Supply Manufacturer FSP Group
Power Supply Model OEM
Motherboard
Motherboard Manufacturer OEM
Other Features
Devices
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 101.0
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 292.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 380.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 201.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking 362.0
Content Creation
Image Editing 409.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 469.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 572.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 208.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 296.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 211.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 4.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 1.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 1.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 3.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 1.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 1.2   Frames per second (higher is better)