The SX2865-UR308 Desktop Computer from Gateway may be smaller than many other desktop PCs but it packs a punch. The SX2865-UR308 comes equipped with a dual-core Intel Pentium G640 processor running Windows 8 at 2.80 GHz. With 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM you can run multiple applications simultaneously with ease. If 4GB of RAM isn't sufficient, you can upgrade your RAM to 8GB by utilizing both memory slots.
Storage is key in desktop computers, and the SX2110-UR328 comes with a 1TB SATA hard drive running at 5400 RPMs. You can also take advantage of the integrated memory card slot compatible with Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick, MultiMediaCard (MCC), Secure Digital (SD) Card, and xD-Picture Card to easily transfer data. The included DVD-Writer optical drive supports a variety of media including DVD-RAM/±R/±RW.
You can expand your desktop configuration with 1 x 5.25" and 1 x 3.5" expansion bay. You also benefit from two PCI Express slots, 1 x (x1) slot and 1 x (x16) slot. Along with expansions slots, you can take advantage of 8 x USB 2.0 ports, 1 x audio in, 1 x audio out, 1 x HDMI port, and 1 x VGA port.
Windows 8 is the installed operating system. Windows 8 replaces the traditional Start menu with a redesigned Start screen. The Start screen features tiles that update in real-time, which provide faster access to news, weather forecasts, sports scores, social network updates and more. Windows 8 also focuses more on cloud storage as well as apps, which can be downloaded from the Windows Store. Windows 8 provides a unique user experience.
The Intel Pentium G640 dual-core processor found within the SX2865-UR308 provides increased processing power while extending battery life, increasing data speeds, and enhancing your video experience.
With 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM you have the memory needed to run multiple programs simultaneously. If 4GB isn't enough you can take advantage of the extra memory slot allowing you to upgrade to 8GB of RAM.
Saving a variety of files such as movies, videos, music and documents is simple with the 1TB hard drive found within the SX2865-UR308. This drive spins at 5400 RPMs allowing for quick access to all of your files.
Connect your computer to a variety of display options with both HDMI and VGA connectivity. You can also take advantage of 8 USB 2.0 ports as well as an RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet connection and audio in/out ports.
Windows 8 introduces a new Start screen, which has all the information you need in one place. The traditional Windows desktop screen has been replaced with a more tablet style design featuring tiles. These tiles are customizable to your liking as well as update in real time. News, weather forecasts, sports, contacts, apps and more are available for you to use. It's all right there on the Start screen. If you prefer the traditional Start screen of Windows 7, you have the option to switch to it
To the Cloud
With Windows 8, when signed in using your Microsoft account, you'll have instant access to your personal Start screen, themes, language preferences, browsing history and browser favorites. You can also connect to services such as Microsoft Outlook, Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter and more
In the Windows Store you can search for or browse thousands of apps. Choose from the featured apps or grab one of the most frequently downloaded apps to see what all the hype is all about. You can also see how other people rate apps. For certain apps, you can try it out before you buy it so you can make sure you absolutely want an app before you spend your hard-earned money on it