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Gateway FX8040

Gateway FX8040
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5 reviews

May, 2018

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews of Gateway FX8040. The average rating for this product is 2.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Some have doubts about the price.

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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 4.1/5 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 products: Gateway FX8040 Desktop Epic Gaming Computer PCGateway FX8040 Desktop Epic Gaming Computer PC

May, 2018

Consumer review (shopzilla.com)

Gateway headed in the right direction

 

Good internals, good case cooling, great graphics/processor

Price, Ram, Bios tunability

Apr, 2008

Consumer review (shopzilla.com)

Gateway to Junk FX-8040

 

Nothing

Horrible components, no dual SLI capability, cheap ram

Aug, 2007

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