Pros

  • Above-average performance
  • HDMI port

Cons

  • Limited upgradeability
  • Low gaming performance for the graphics card

At A Glance

The compact Dell Studio Slim provides above-average application performance and connectivity, but upgrades are limited.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.dell.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Quad Q8200
Processor speed 2330.0 MHz
Display
Display size 20.0 inches
Included monitor No
Monitor model number Dell SP2009WFP
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset ATI Radeon HD 3450
Video Bus PCI Express
Video Memory Type DDR2
Storage
Raid type none
Drive size 640.0 GB
Expansion slots
Open PCI Express X16 Slots 0.0
Number of PCI slots 1.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 0.0
Number of PCI-Express Slots 3.0
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (rear) (x4)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (front) (x2)
  • FireWire Port (rear)
Ethernet Type Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
Slots 1
Parallel Port No
Memory
Memory size 4096.0 MB
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Speed 12.0
Optical Drive Type DVD±RW
Included Drives 1
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate (32 bit)
Case
Chassis style Compact
External Drive Bays 2.0
Internal Drive Bays 2.0