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Gateway 832GM

Gateway 832GM
alaAverage 3

1 reviews

Apr, 2014

We have collected and analyzed 1 expert reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 60/100. We have compared these reviews to 179384 reviews from other Desktops. Last update: Apr 23, 2014.

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Gateway 832GM

 

The new Gateway 832GM Media Center PC ($999.99 list) provides an affordable starting point for consumers looking to update their home entertainment center. Though the midsize tower case may not blend in with existing A/V components, the use of BTX...

Quiet. Room for expansion. Quality TV tuner

Desktop form factor. Lacks wireless keyboard/mouse. Subpar speakers, sound, and graphics

The Gateway 832GM is worth a look if you're seeking an affordable, entry-level Media Center, as long as you don't mind it coming in the shape of a desktop. More advanced users may be attracted to its upgrade potential.

Product Specifications

Since its foundation, Gateway has been a consistent innovator in the PC industry, starting with a business model that provides maximum value to its customers. Gateway was the first PC manufacturer to bring to market such customer-focused concepts as integrated Internet services, a broad selection of peripherals and software, a personalized Internet portal and bundled Internet access with the purchase of most Gateway PCs.

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Tower

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Tower

Cache Memory

Installed Size:2MB
Per Processor Size:2MB

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:17.5in
Height:16.8in
Weight:37lbs
Width:8in

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:17in
Diagonal Size (metric):43.2cm
Max Resolution:1280 x 1024
Type:LCD display
Widescreen Display: No

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:Gateway
Model:832GM Media Center
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Gateway

Mainboard

Chipset Type:Intel 915G Express
Data Bus Speed:800MHz

Modem

Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Type:Fax / modem

Multimedia Functionality

TV Tuner Type:Analog TV

Networking

Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet
Type:Network adapter

Optical Storage

Read Speed:40x (CD) / 16x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:24x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW)
Type:DVD
Write Speed:40x (CD) / 16x (DVD

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005

Processor

64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:3GHz
Installed Qty:1
Manufacturer:Intel
Max Supported Qty:1
Processor Number:630
Type:Pentium 4

RAM

Installed Size:1GB
Max Supported Size:4GB
Technology:DDR SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Controller (2nd)

Type:IDE

Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:Serial ATA-150

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:250GB
Type:Media center

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Intel GMA 900