Pros

  • Overclocked Cpu
  • 1.3TB total storage

Cons

  • Single graphics card
  • Some weak peripherals and components

At A Glance

The Reactor is a speedy system, but a few of Überclok’s design decisions don’t make sense in a PC of this caliber.

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 39710
Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550
Processor speed 2830.0 MHz
Display
Display size 24.0 inches
Included monitor No
Monitor model number Samsung 245BW
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset
  • ATI Radeon HD 4870
  • ATI Radeon HD 4870 X2
Video Bus PCI Express
Video Memory Type DDR5
Storage
Raid type none
Drive size 1300.0 GB
Expansion slots
Open PCI Express X16 Slots 0.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 2.0
Number of PCI slots 2.0
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 4096.0 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 (64 bit)
Case
Chassis style Tower
External Drive Bays 7.0
Internal Drive Bays 4.0

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 145.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Very Good
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 171.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 313.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 160.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 300.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 290.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 262.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 105.0   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 206.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Very Good
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 166.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 168.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 165.98   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 2560x1600 152.91   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 103.93   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 112.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 105.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 2560x1600 111.27   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 2560x1600 98.37   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 1920x1200 117.63   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 1680x1050 119.33   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 1024x768 120.13   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 2560x1600 114.77   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 1920x1200 121.47   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 1680x1050 122.03   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 1024x768 121.53   Frames per second (higher is better)