Pros

  • Excellent general performance
  • Ample hard drive space
  • Blu-ray support

Cons

  • Less-than-ideal gaming performance
  • Screw-filled chassis slows upgrades
  • Boring input devices

At A Glance

As long as gaming isn’t your thing, you’ll find much to love in the do-everything-else Gateway DX4831-03 midsize tower desktop.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.gateway.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core i5-650
Processor speed 3.2 MHz
Display
Included monitor No
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce GT 220
Video Memory Type DDR3
General Information
UPC Code 099802691424
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • HDMI
  • eSATA
Memory
Memory size 8192.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Power
Power Supply Wattage 300.0 watts
Power Supply Manufacturer FSP Group
Power Supply Model FSP300
Motherboard
Motherboard Manufacturer OEM
Other Features
Devices
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 131.0
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 197.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 335.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 166.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking 246.0
Content Creation
Image Editing 304.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 292.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 354.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 183.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 237.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 170.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 81.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 64.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 64.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 2560x1600 64.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 67.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 52.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 52.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 2560x1600 51.7   Frames per second (higher is better)