Today we have the pleasure of reviewing another great desktop pc brought to you by the one and only Dell. The XPS X8300-5005BK Dell desktop pc not only provides you with breath taking performance but has all the features expected on a top end high spec'd desktop pc. It should also be noted that the price tag makes this system one of the must have bargains currently on the market.
Powerful Intel Duel Core i5-2320 processor which pumps out a huge 3.3 GHz per core which when both cores are taken into account has the ability to provide an impressive 6.6 GHz of total processor power. This Intel processor also has turbo boost technology built in which will also increase overall system performance.
RAM memory is another performance related component and as usual the more the better and Dell have gone all the way here with 8GB of RAM which when combined with the high performance duel core Intel processor is already well set to being a top performer.
More and more we are using our computers to perform graphics related tasks such as gaming, watching films, creating/editing graphics/images the list goes on. This makes the need for a graphics card to be even more apparent and Dell have included the popular AMD Radeon HD 6450 graphics card which has a huge 1GB of DDR3 video memory. The main benefit to having a graphics card is an all round improvement in system performance, this is due to the strain of processing graphics is taken away from the main processor/RAM and diverted to the graphics card.
1TB (1024GB) hard drive providing you with more then enough space to store huge collections of music, movies, images, work files, personal files and much more.
16x Multi Format CD/DVD Rewriter capable of reading/writing the following disc types CD-R/RW, DVD±R, DVD±RW, DVD±R DL, and DVD-RAM.
Built in wireless for simple hassle free connecting to both public and private wireless networks and is an essential feature on any desktop/laptop in this day and age.
Improved sound via the built in HX TruStudio PC surround sound technology.
8 USB 2.0 Ports which means you will never have to worry about running out of space as some will be finding with older models due to the massive increase in devices using USB plug and play technology.
Built in 19 in 1 media memory card reader perfect for uploading/download files from various memory cards such as Secure Digital (SD) Memory Card; MiniSD; Micro-SD; Hi-Capacity Secure Digital (SDHC); Multi Media Card (MMC); RS Multimedia Card (RS-MMC); Multimedia Card Plus (MMC+); Memory Stick PRO (MS PRO); RD Multimedia Card Plus; Multimedia Card Micro; Memory Stick (MS); Memory Stick Duo; Memory Stick PRO Duo; Memory Stick Micro; Compact Flash I; Compact Flash II; Smart Media Card (SM); xD Picture Card (xD); Micro Drive (MD).
Comes complete with keyboard and optical mouse FREE!
1 year limited warranty covering hardware issues which is a subtle yet important cover to have when making a computer purchase.
Comes with Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit Edition
Well again Dell have gone and produced what can only be described as an all round high performing desktop pc suitable for almost all needs even being able to play some of the more intense games. When you start to see just how many different and important features/technology this desktop has you really understand the true value when considering the price tag. Ultimately this desktop should be seriously considered by all looking for a medium priced computer.