Graphics Card: XFX GX260XADJF GeForce GTX 260 Core 216 896 MB
Falling prices on the GeForce GTX 260 Core 216 is the most noteworthy change for this month. This reference-clocked XFX was the cheapest model available, and has an added value of being backed by a transferable life-time warranty.
The effective dual-slot cooler provides the key benefit of exhausting heat out of this month’s small enclosure.
Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST3500418AS 500 GB
This thin SATA/300 drive packs 500 GB on a single platter, spins at 7,200 RPM, and has 16 MB cache. Performance data and more detailed information can be found in this article.
- Affordable Gaming To Go
- CPU And Cooler
- Motherboard And Memory
- Graphics Card And Hard Drive
- Case, Power Supply, And Optical Drive
- Test System Configuration And Benchmarks
- Benchmark Results: Crysis And Far Cry 2
- Benchmark Results: S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky And World In Conflict
- Benchmark Results: A/V Encoding
- Benchmark Results: Applications
- Benchmark Results: Synthetics
- Power Consumption