Pros

  • Excellent performance and expandability
  • Core i7 920 CPU

Cons

  • Slightly cluttered internal wiring
  • Slightly cluttered internal wiring

At A Glance

With top-notch performance, design and expandability, the FX6800-01e is one of the better value PCs in the category, period.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.gateway.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core i7 920
Processor speed 2660.0 MHz
Display
Included monitor No
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset ATI Radeon HD 4850
Video Memory Type DDR3
General Information
UPC Code 884483304356
Memory
Memory size 3072.0 MB

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 115.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Very Good
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 230.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 341.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 205.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 370.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 324.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 267.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 203.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 443.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 197.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 265.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Good
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 162.96   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 156.32   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 101.07   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 2560x1600 62.02   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 98.07   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 95.27   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 83.24   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 2560x1600 51.48   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3 with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 167.27   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3 with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 169.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 173.37   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 174.03   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 2560x1600 45.73   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 1920x1200 68.67   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 1680x1050 76.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars High 1024x768 97.53   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 2560x1600 58.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 1920x1200 87.07   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 1680x1050 94.27   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory Quake Wars Normal 1024x768 100.83   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 198.16   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 220.22   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 209.61   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 227.52   Frames per second (higher is better)