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Gateway DX 4820-02

Gateway DX 4820-02
alaAverage 4.1

4 reviews

Nov, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 reviews of Gateway DX 4820-02. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the usability and design, but there are some negative views about the price.

design, usability


On average, users rate this product 93/100 and experts rate this product 70/100.

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Expert review by: ComputerShopper (

Expert Review


As a relatively powerful, complete PC package, the DX4820-02 is a decent choice. But it's relatively expensive, considering new budget PCs that offer similar speed for most tasks.

Loads of upgrade potential, Generous 8GB of DDR3 RAM, 23-inch 1080p monitor included

Included LCD is very glossy, lacks USB ports, Gaming performance could be better, Overpriced for its performance

Jul, 2009

Consumer review by: shadeybeep (

Not bad!


Overall, I am very happy with this computer. I took one star away for the poor quality monitor stand, lack of digital audio out, and because it doesn't come with windows 7 already installed. If you're planning to install extra hard drives or optical...

So far so good, nothing has gone wrong yet. Everything has been easy, including getting it all out of the box and set up. It comes with 64 bit Vista Home Premium, but with a free upgrade to Windows 7 (at least it did when I bought it) ; I really like...

I do not like the monitor stand at all. It is not height adjustable, and it wobbles. I had to set it on top of something to get it to the right height. Eventually I'll get a stand for it that does not wobble ; The soundcard does not have a digital...

Nov, 2009

Consumer review by: N/A (

Gateway DX4820


Works well with an aftermarket Hauppauge Tv tuner. This machine is a great deal

Great design, the fans allow for it to never really heat up, i leave it on for a while. Everything is lightning fast, works well with multiple monitors, and there is no issue with adding hardware. Monitor is vibrant, stand is cheap

Takes a while to turn on, cd burner is touchy. Computer doesnt read micro cds

Aug, 2009

Consumer review by: albumgeek (

Awesome setup for the price.


Overall I am very happy about my purchase and although I hope I never need it; I love that it has a warranty so I don't have to worry about fixing it if something goes wrong.

What a welcome relief. I bought a refurbished HP about a month ago from newegg and had to RMA it because the SATA HDD started being recognized as a SCSI drive. It ended up being the worst computer and customer service experience (from HP, not newegg)...

Optical drive eject buttons are on the side of the PC case face plate and I feel like I'm going to tip the tower over when I push them. There are redundant eject buttons on top also but sometimes the button push doesn't register on those and I find...

Aug, 2009

Product Specifications

Unleash the multimedia power of the 2.66GHz Gateway DX4820-02 Desktop. Its robust features include a powerful Intel Core2 Quad Processor, exceptional NVIDIA GeForce G210 graphics. It's what you need to handle the hottest digital media, create compelling content, and immerse yourself in multithreaded games. Plus, the DX4820-02 comes with the 23" Gateway widescreen LCD. Boasting 1920 x 1080 resolution, this display is ready for your most graphically intensive gaming, entertainment and media efforts.

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Mini tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Mini tower

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Mini tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Mini tower

Cache Memory

Installed Size:4MB

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:23in
Diagonal Size (metric):58.4cm
Max Resolution:1920 x 1080
Type:LCD display
Widescreen Display: Yes


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Gateway DX


Chipset Type:Intel G43 Express


Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Type:Fax / modem


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

Optical Storage


OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition


64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:2.66GHz
Installed Qty:1
Max Supported Qty:1
Multi-Core Technology:Quad-Core
Processor Number:Q8400
Type:Core 2 Quad


Installed Size:8GB
Max Supported Size:8GB
Technology:DDR3 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:Serial ATA-300

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:750GB
Type:Personal computer

Video Memory

Installed Size:512MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:NVIDIA GeForce G210