Gateway FX6840-55 Desktop (Black)

Gateway FX6840-55 Desktop (Black)

  • Propel deep into game play and High-Definition with the trendy racing car-like design of the Gateway FX6840-55 Desktop
  • The Intel Core i5 processor powers gaming and complex tasks such as creating and editing video, music and photos
  • ATI Radeon HD 5570 Graphics with 1GB of dedicated video memory
  • Prepare to be stunned by the clarity of Blu-ray High-Definition – experience interactive features from a Blu-ray Disc movie and extraordinary HD detail.
  • 8GB DDR3 Memory delivers incredible system speed to handle demanding graphics demands and experience ultra-fast frame rates during game play.

Gateway FX6840-55 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 (64-bit), Intel H57 Express Chipset, 8GB DDR3 Memory, ATI Radeon HD 5570 Graphics Card with 1GB of Discrete Video Memory, 1TB SATA Hard Drive (Green Product – variable RPM), Blu-ray Disc 4X BD-ROM / DVD-SuperMulti Drive, Multi-in-1 Digital Media Card Reader, Gigabit Ethernet, 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, Microsoft Office Starter 2010, Norton Internet Security Suite 2010 Trial

Propel deep into game play and high-definition video with the racing car-like design of the Gateway FX6840-55 desktop PC powered by the Intel Core i5 Processor, allows you to multitask faster, unleash digital creativity, and max your performance thanks to Intel Turbo Boost technology. It includes a Blu-ray Disc drive for viewing movies in crystal-clear HD resolution on a connected HDTV or high-def monitor, and the Blu-ray drive includes an integrated SuperMulti drive for creating your own DVDs and CDs.

Gateway FX desktop

Daring and distinctive, this FX system’s design boasts the streamlined looks of an injection-fueled race car.

The 8 GB of DDR3 RAM delivers incredible system speed to handle demanding graphics rendering, while the ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics (with 1 GB 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.

Daring and distinctive, this FX system’s design boasts the streamlined looks of an injection-fueled race car. Accentuating its high-performance appeal is a black glossy case with red accents and lighting effects.

Store your entire multimedia library and backup your important documents on the large-and-in-charge 1 terabyte Green Product hard drive. By using variable RPM, this eco-friendly drive consumes less energy while staying cool and quiet. This FX system also includes tool-less expansion bays that provide additional storage for growth and backup. Easy to use front and side ports, Digital Media Card Reader slots, and function keys bring added convenience and make things hassle free.

A storage deck on top of the PC makes it easy for your to place cameras, phones and other digital devices when downloading files and also provides 2 additional USB ports for quick connections. An integrated rear compartment provides the user with an area to store and hide excess wires, cleaning your space.

Gateway FX desktop

Expansion bays.

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.

You’ll also experience new ways to deliver your best work with Office Starter 2010.

Key Features

Gateway FX6840-55

 

Gateway FX6840-55

 

Gateway FX desktop

Storage deck on top makes it easy for you to place cameras, phones, and other digital devices when downloading files.

  • 3.2 GHz Intel Core i5-650 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.
  • 1 TB SATA hard drive (Green Product–variable RPM)
  • 8 GB DDR3 RAM (1333 MHz; 4 slots total)
  • ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics with 1 GB of dedicated video memory. Loaded with advanced technology and support for Microsoft DirectX 11, the HD 5570 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 an integrated DVD±R/RW SuperMulti drive capable of reading/writing of CD-R/RW, DVD±R, DVD±RW, DVD±R DL, and DVD-RAM.
  • Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000)
  • 10 USB 2.0 ports for connecting a wide range of peripherals–from digital cameras to MP3 players (4 in front, 6 in rear)
  • 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 standard both a DVI and a DisplayPort output.
  • Includes multimedia keyboard and optical mouse
  • 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.
  • Preloaded with the Microsoft Office Starter 2010 free software offering with selected functionality of Word and Excel for your text and spreadsheet tasks. Plus, if you decide you want the full suite, just purchase a product key to activate an ad-free version that also includes the latest Outlook, PowerPoint, and Publisher programs.
  • Dimensions: 17.7 x 7.5 x 19 inches (HxWxD)
  • Weight: 31 pounds
  • Warranty: 1 year parts and labor with toll-free technical support

What’s in the Box

This package contains the Gateway FX6840-55 desktop PC, power cord, mouse, keyboard, and printed documentation

It also comes with the following software:

Norton Internet Security 2010 (60-day trial); Nero 9 Essentials; Cyberlink PowerDVD; Microsoft Office Starter 2010 (reduced-functionality and advertising; Office 2010 product key can be purchased to activate preloaded suite)

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
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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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