I'm looking to buy a gaming computer for my daughter so that she can play her Left for Dead 2 & Dead Island games without any lag. I found this computer online and I'm hoping it's a decent one...can anyone help????
iBUYPOWER Gamer EXTREME 923i Desktop PC Intel Core i5 2320(3.00GHz) 8GB DDR3 1TB HDD Capacity AMD Radeon HD 6770 1GB Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
From an off the shelf stand point, it looks fine. From a builder's stand point, it looks like a nightmare. Unknown power supply. I'm guessing that since it's an XClio case, it's probably an XClio power supply. Which one, however, I have no idea. Not the best choice in power supplies regardless.
The motherboard is an ASRock H61M-HVS. Still running SATA II/USB 2.0. The specs on Newegg (taken from IBuyPower) state Gigabit Ethernet, but the motherboard specs only state 10/100 Ethernet. Only one PCI-Ex16 (used) and PCI-Ex1 expansion slot on the Micro-ATX motherboard, but installed in a case that accepts full ATX motherboards.
To me, while the entire system seems functional and able to do what your daughter wants it to do, to me (as a builder) it seems more "cobbled together from spare parts" or "skimmed down to bare essentials", than a well designed system.