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Gateway FX8040

Gateway FX8040
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5 reviews

Jul, 2014

  • No positive mentions yet

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews from magazines and websites. Many are less positive about the value for money.

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On average, users rate this product 40/100.

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Amazon.com review summary for Gateway FX8040

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Gateway FX8040 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 1.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Desktops on Amazon.com.

33% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Gateway FX8040 Desktop Epic Gaming Computer PC

Consumer review by:

Gateway headed in the right direction

 

Good internals, good case cooling, great graphics/processor

Price, Ram, Bios tunability

Consumer review by:

Gateway to Junk FX-8040

 

Nothing

Horrible components, no dual SLI capability, cheap ram

Product Specifications

Prepare to go full-throttle into an extreme gaming and 3D media experience fueled by the latest technology.

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:8MB
Per Processor Size:8MB

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:17.5in
Height:16.5in
Weight:37.9lbs
Width:8in

Display (Projector)

Type:None.

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:Gateway
Model:8040
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Gateway FX

Mainboard

Chipset Type:Intel 975X Express
Data Bus Speed:1066MHz

Modem

Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Type:Fax / modem

Multimedia Functionality

TV Tuner Type:Digital and 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

Optical Storage (2nd)

Read Speed:48x (CD) / 16x (DVD)

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate

Processor

64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:2.4GHz
Installed Qty:1
Manufacturer:Intel
Max Supported Qty:1
Multi-Core Technology:Quad-Core
Processor Number:Q6600
Type:Core 2 Quad

RAM

Installed Size:3GB
Max Supported Size:4GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Controller (2nd)

Type:IDE

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:Serial ATA-300

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:500GB
Platform Technology:Intel VIIV Technology
Type:Media center

Video Memory

Installed Size:320MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTS
HDCP compatible: Yes
Interface Type:PCI Express x16
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