- Unleash your creative side with the Gateway SX2311 Desktop featuring powerful AMD Phenom II X4 processing power, 4GB DDR3 Memory and an expansive 1TB Hard Drive packed in a sleek compact design that takes up very little desk space.
- AMD Phenom II X4 processor lets you enjoy crystal-clear digital media entertainment, create advanced graphics, engage in gaming, do some serious multitasking and handle critical productivity tasks with ease.
- Experience unprecedented performance, extraordinarily detailed visuals, and film quality game effects with NVIDIA GeForce 9200 Graphics supporting Microsoft DirectX 10 games.
- Store games, movies, videos, music and more! Huge 1TB Hard Drive provides generous storage for work and entertainment along with the speed to quickly access them.
- Windows 7 Home Premium makes it easy to create a home network and share all of your favorite photos, videos and music. Get the best entertainment experience on your PC!
Gateway SX2311-03 Desktop PC comes with these specs: AMD Phenom II X4 820 Processor 2.8 GHz, Windows 7 Home Premium, NVIDIA GeForce 9200 Chipset, 4096MB DDR3 Memory, Integrated NVIDIA GeForce 9200 Graphics, 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, 9 – USB 2.0, Keyboard and Mouse, 12.0 lbs. | 5.4 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 SX2311: Compact Entertainment Center
A third the size of normal desktops yet with full power for entertainment and gaming, the Gateway SX2311-03 desktop fits anywhere. If your available desk space is taken up by a large monitor for your movies and games, you’ll appreciate the minimalist design of this compact entertainment center. Burn through the hottest new digital media, content creation and advanced 3D gaming with the breakthrough performance of the potent AMD Phenom II X4 quad-core processor. And the installed 4 GB of memory delivers ultra-fast system response to effortlessly multitask and run the latest multi-threaded applications.
that takes up very little desk space.
Use the digital device deck, recessed into the SX’s top, to hold your MP3 player, camera or other technology. And a photo frame button lets you quickly go through your digital pictures, and an eject button for the optical disk drive makes quick work of switching movies and games. At the bottom front is a multi-in-one media card reader for transferring files from your digital devices, plus USB and audio ports.
While small in size, the Gateway SX is chock full of external ports, including both FireWire and eSATA connections. 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. Additionally, you can watch and record live television with the hybrid TV Tuner and do it all from your couch with included Media Center remote control.
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.
- 2.8 GHz AMD Phenom II X4 820 quad-core processor (with 6 MB shared L3 cache) enables true multi-core solutions for a new dimension in performance that delivers an exquisitely powerful, intensely visual and strikingly efficient computing experience.
A handy device holder, recessed into the top of the SX with a grip-like feel, provides a convenient place to rest your camera, MP3 player, camcorder or more while downloading media.
- 1 TB SATA hard drive (7200 RPM)
- 4 GB DDR3 RAM (upgradeable to 8 GB)
- NVIDIA GeForce 9200 graphics with NVIDIA’s PureVideo HD function for doing the heavy lifting of video decoding–rather than your CPU–helping to reduce fan noise and free the CPU for multitasking. Supports Microsoft DirectX 10 games.
- 16x DVD±R/RW SuperMulti Drive
- HD audio provides your system with the support it needs to handle the most cutting-edge audio content (including 5.1-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.
- Wireless-N Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n) for ultra-fast connectivity to home and business networks.
- Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000)
- Multi-in-One digital media card reader compatible with CompactFlash (Type I and II), CF+ Microdrive, Secure Digital (SD) Card, MultiMediaCard (MMC), Reduced-Size MultiMediaCard (RS-MMC), xD-Picture Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO
- 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 analog VGA video output.
- Next-generation eSATA port (combined with one of the USB ports) offers a transfer speed of 3GB/s, delivering enhanced scalability and doubling the bus bandwidth for high-speed data retrieval and saves. It allows easy sharing and transfer of entertainment content and digital media on external devices.
- 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: 4 x 12.5 x 10.5 inches (WxDxH)
- Weight: 12 pounds
- Warranty: 1 year parts and labor with toll-free technical support
Networking, Connectivity & Expansion
- 9 USB 2.0 ports for connecting a wide range of peripherals–from digital cameras to MP3 players (5 in front, 4 in rear)
- 1 FireWire (also known as IEEE 1394 or i.Link) port for connecting digital video camcorders and other peripherals
- 1 eSATA port
- Video out: 1 HDMI and 1 VGA
- 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 SX2311-03 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
List Price: $ 599.99