Gateway FX6840-21 Desktop (Black)

Gateway FX6840-21 Desktop (Black)

  • Propel deep into game play and High-Definition with the trendy racing car-like design of the Gateway FX6840-21 Desktop powered by the Intel Core i5 Processor, true-to-life ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics, 8GB DDR3 memory
  • This streamlined racing car-like design brings visual excitement from its engine car designed start button to the mesh venting inhale, red accents and red lighting effects.
  • ATI Radeon HD 5570 Graphics with 1GB of dedicated video memory lets you experience the newest DirectX 11 games at mind blowing frame rates with lightning fast video and jaw dropping effects in extreme HD resolutions.
  • 8GB DDR3 Memory delivers incredible system speed to handle demanding graphics demands and experience ultra-fast frame rates during game play.
  • Enjoy high-definition entertainment to the max with a Blu-Ray Disc drive allowing you to play stunning HD movies! A second SuperMulti optical drive is perfect for burning discs of your favorite music, digital photos and videos to share.

Gateway FX6840-21 Desktop PC comes with these specs: Intel Core i5-650 Processor 3.2GHz with Turbo Boost Technology up to 3.46GHz, Windows 7 Home Premium, Intel H57 Express Chipset, 8GB DDR3 Memory, ATI Radeon HD 5570 Graphics Card with 1GB Discrete Video Memory, 1TB SATA Hard Drive (Green product – variable RPM), Multi-in-1 Digital Media Card Reader, High-Definition Audio Support with 5.1-channel Audio Support, 10 – USB 2.0, Keyboard and Mouse, 31.0 lbs. | 14.1 kg (system unit only), 1 Year Parts and Labor Limited Warranty with Toll-Free Tech Support, Registration/ Limited Warranty Card, Norton Internet Security Suite 2009 Trial

Gateway FX6840: Gaming Supercomputer

With a streamlined racing car-like design complete with mesh venting inhale and red lighting effects, the Gateway FX6840-21 desktop computer provides a fantastic entertainment and gaming experience. It combines the Intel Core i5 processor featuring four cores of intelligent processing power with cutting edge graphics processing via the ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics card with 1 GB of discrete video memory–perfect for visually rich apps and the most vivid DirectX 11 games. They’re complemented by 8 GB of DDR3 RAM and a 1 TB hard drive for maximum storage right out of the box.

The Gateway FX desktop PC with mesh venting inhale, red accents and red lighting effects for a racing car-like design.

This FX model also includes Blu-ray Disc drive for viewing movies in crystal-clear HD resolution as well as a separate SuperMulti dive for creating your own DVDs and CDs.

Enjoy the next generation of video playback with the HDMI output, which allows a single cable to transmit uncompressed high-definition video and audio to your digital TV or capable external monitor. A myriad of front-accessible ports make it easy to connect, including the Digital Media Card Reader for convenient connection and downloads from your digital devices. And with a touch of a button, you can turn your monitor into a media slideshow of your favorite photos with the unique photo frame button.

This Gateway desktop comes pre-installed with the Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium operating system (64-bit version).

Key Features

  • Streamlined racing car-like design brings visual excitement from its engine car designed start button to the mesh venting inhale, red accents and red lighting effects.
  • 3.2 GHz Intel Core i5-650M dual-core processor for smart performance with a speed boost (3.46 GHz with Turbo Boost Technology; 4 MB L3 cache). Intel’s Turbo Boost technology maximizes speed for demanding applications, dynamically accelerating performance to match your workload–providing more performance when you need it the most. It also comes equipped with Intel HD Graphics–an advanced video engine that delivers smooth, high-quality HD video playback, and advanced 3D capabilities, providing an ideal graphics solution for everyday computing.

  • 1.0 TB SATA hard drive (7200 RPM)
  • 8 GB DDR3 RAM (1333 MHz; maximizing capacity)
  • ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics with 1 GB of dedicated video memory. Loaded with advanced technology and support for Microsoft DirectX 11, the HD 5750 has the power and premium features you need for fully immersive gameplay as well as the capability to expand your visual real estate across up to three displays. With ATI Eyefinity technology, you get the ultimate immersive gaming experience innovative “wrap around” multi-display capabilities.
  • Watch Blu-ray Disc movies in crystal clear resolution with the read-only Blu-ray drive; this desktop also includes a second dedicated 16x DVD±R/RW SuperMulti drive capable of reading/writing of CD-R/RW, DVD±R, DVD±RW, DVD±R DL, and DVD-RAM.

  • HD audio provides your system with the support it needs to handle the most cutting-edge audio content (including 7.1-channel surround sound). Plus, you’ll hear more of your tunes and tones, with auditory playback coming out at a higher quality than systems without HD sound.
  • Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000)
  • Multi-in-One digital media card reader compatible with CompactFlash (Type I and II), CF+ Microdrive, MultiMediaCard (MMC), HC MMCplus, HC MMCmobile, MMCplus, MMCmobile, Reduced-Size MultiMediaCard (RS-MC), Secure Digital (SD) Card, miniSDHC Card, miniSD Card, microSD Card, SmartMedia, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • HDMI port for connecting to a compatible HDTV or home theater receiver for uncompressed digital audio and video via a single cable. Also includes a single DVI output.
  • Gateway Recovery Management enables you to create a default backup disk and an application and driver backup disk, restore the system to factory default, reinstall apps and drivers, manage password settings, recover from the hard drive ,and recover from your factory recovery disk.
  • Windows 7 Home Premium makes it easy to create a home network and share all of your favorite photos, videos, and music. And you can watch shows for free when and where you want with Internet TV on Windows Media Center. Get the best entertainment experience with Windows 7 Home Premium.
  • Get more features with Windows Anytime Upgrade. It’s the best way to add features to Windows 7, takes as few as ten minutes, requires no software or downloads, and you’ll keep your existing programs, files, and settings. Windows will walk you through the simple upgrade process. (Learn more)
  • Pre-loaded software includes Microsoft Works SE 9.0 for word processing and spreadsheet work. Enjoy a 60-day trial version of Microsoft Office Home and Student 2007.
  • Dimensions: 7.5 x 19 x 17.7 inches (WxDxH)
  • Weight: 31 pounds
  • Warranty: 1 year parts and labor with toll-free technical support

Networking, Connectivity & Expansion
This desktop provides ultra-fast Gigabit Ethernet wired networking. It also offers the following available expansion slots: two PCI-E x1 Express slots and one PCI slot.

  • 10 USB 2.0 ports for connecting a wide range of peripherals–from digital cameras to MP3 players (4 in front, 6 in rear)
  • Video out: 1 HDMI and 1 DVI
  • Headphone and microphone jacks; digital audio output
  • Surround sound speakers (5 audio ports)
  • 2 PS/2 ports for connecting a keyboard and mouse

What’s in the Box
This package contains the Gateway FX6840-21 desktop PC, power cord, mouse, keyboard, and printed documentation

It also comes with the following software: Microsoft Works (applications for word processing, spreadsheet, calendar, and e-mail); 60-day trial of Microsoft Office 2007; Norton Internet Security 2009 (60-day trial); Google Toolbar

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium

Pre-installed with the Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium operating system (64-bit version), you’ll be able to easily create a home network and share all of your favorite photos, videos, and music. Windows 7 is the easiest, fastest, and most engaging version of Windows yet. Better ways to find and manage files, like Jump Lists and improved taskbar previews, help you speed through everyday tasks. Windows 7 is designed for faster and more reliable performance, so your PC just works the way you want it to.

And with Windows Anytime Upgrade, you’ll be able to add new features to your PC in as little as 10 minutes. Windows will walk you through the simple upgrade process, it requires no software or downloads, and you’ll keep your existing programs, files, and settings

List Price: $ 999.99

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