The Gamer Xtreme GXi490 Desktop Gaming Computer from CyberpowerPC is a high-performance desktop computer designed to meet the stringent standards of PC gamers. All components are housed in the black and blue Apevia X-Dreamer mid-tower gaming case with a 600W power supply. Visuals are handled by the AMD Radeon HD 7850 graphics card with 2GB of dedicated memory, which has Mini DisplayPort, DVI and HDMI ports.
The system is powered by a quad-core Haswell 3.2GHz Intel Core i5-4570 processor. It also has 8GB of DDR3 RAM, a 1TB 7200rpm hard drive, a SuperMulti DVD burner, 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet, six USB 2.0 ports and three USB 3.0 ports. A USB gaming keyboard and mouse are included.
Windows 8 (64-bit) is the installed operating system. Windows 8 replaces the traditional Start menu with a redesigned Start screen. The Start screen features tiles, which provide notifications in real-time. 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 that differs from previous versions of Windows.
Gamer Xtreme GXi490
Quad-Core Haswell Intel Core i7 Performance
The system is powered by a Haswell Intel Core i5-4570 processor. The fourth generation CPU has quad cores that can reach a stock speed of 3.2GHz. The processor can also be overclocked up to 3.6GHz, thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. With a dedicated 6MB L3 cache, low voltage computing and Intel Hyper-Threading technology, you'll be able to multitask between applications quickly and efficiently with less power consumption
AMD Radeon HD 7850 Graphics
This CyberpowerPC desktop computer has an AMD Radeon HD 7850 graphics card with 2GB of discrete memory. The AMD Radeon HD 7850 is optimized for Microsoft Windows 8 and DirectX 11.1. Using the PCI Express 3.0 standard, the AMD Radeon HD 7850 can support multi-GPU configurations using AMD CrossFire technology. If you want even more performance, you can achieve higher clock speeds and faster performance with AMD PowerTune technology. The AMD Radeon HD 7850 allows you to play your favorite games with ease using the 28nm GCN architecture
10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet
If you're going to play online multiplayer games, you'll need a faster Internet connection. This CyberpowerPC desktop computer offers a 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 LAN jack so you'll be able to have fast, wired Internet access that is also reliable
High Definition Audio
With an integrated sound card, this CyberpowerPC desktop computer supports high-definition 7.1-channel surround sound
Included USB Gaming Accessories
This system comes with a USB keyboard and a USB mouse so you can start gaming as soon as you set up your computer
This system is housed in a black and blue Apevia X-Dreamer mid-tower gaming case and has a 600W power supply
The Redesigned Start Screen
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 tablet style design featuring tiles. Tiles are customizable 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