Desktops forum: Thinking of purchasing this dell, what do you guys think?

by: vr4falife January 13, 2008 2:42 AM PST

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Thinking of purchasing this dell, what do you guys think?

by vr4falife - 1/13/08 2:42 AM

Hello everyone,
I'm just looking to upgrade from my old computer to something a little more modern. I mostly use the the computer to browse the internet and play games. I'm not looking to spend too much on a new PC but this is the best deal i have found:

DELL XPS 420
PROCESSOR: Intel Core2 Q6600 Quad-Core (8MB L2 cache,2.4GHz,1066FSB)
OPERATING SYSTEM: Genuine Windows Vista Home Premium with Digital Cable Support
MEMORY: 4GB Dual Channel DDR2 SDRAM at 667MHz - 4 DIMMs
HARD DRIVE: 500GB - 7200RPM, SATA 3.0Gb/s, 16MB Cache
OPTICAL DRIVE: Blu-ray Disc Combo (DVD+/-RW + BD-ROM)
MONITORS: No Monitor
VIDEO CARD: 512MB Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
SOUND CARD: Integrated 7.1 Channel Audio
TV TUNER & VIDEO XCELERATOR: Hauppauge HVR1250 Hybrid TV Tuner and Remote
KEYBOARD: Dell USB Keyboard
MOUSE: Dell Optical USB Mouse
BLUETOOTH AND MEDIA READER: Dell 19 in 1 Media Reader with Bluetooth
FLOPPY & MEDIA READER: Dell Media Card Reader included in Dell Bluetooth Package
WI-FI AND MODEM: 56K PCI Data Fax Modem

All this runs for $1,214.92 with taxes and shipping.
Tell me what you guys think.

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