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The eMachines ET1831-01 is an entry-level desktop computer released in late 2009.

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plenty of slots for memory cards and USB, good connectivity

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performance is good for applications and web surfing, no noticeable lag

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enough storage space on the HDD for the average user's needs

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sound output is high-definition, excellent clarity and signal strength

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setup is easy and straight forward

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ships with some bloatware that needs to be uninstalled for efficient operation

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comes with a cheap feeling mouse that doesn't glide well

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limited capacity for expansion down the road

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unable to handle more recently released fast-paced games

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The eMachines ET1831-01 is an entry-level desktop computer released in late 2009. This PC is designed to be compact, yet provide ample power and expansion capabilities for the average user. Based on the Intel Celeron 420, the ET1831-01 has a clock speed of 1.6GHz. This machine comes with 3GB of DDR2 memory, a 320GB hard drive, a 16x DVD writer and integrated Nvidia GeForce 7050 graphics. While this is not a gaming computer, this system should provide users with enough power for basic games. For networking, a 10/100 Ethernet LAN port has been included. Those looking to work with digital photos should find the 5-in-1 multimedia card reader useful. Other notable features include 6 USB 2.0 ports, a headphone jack plus a microphone jack. In addition to being preloaded with Windows 7 x64, DVD recording software plus other trialware is included.

  • CPU: Intel Celeron processor 420 @ 1.6GHz
  • OS: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
  • Chipset: Nvidia GeForce 7050
  • Memory: 3072MB DDR2 dual-channel
  • Optical drive: 16x DVD±R/RW Supermulti drive
  • Media reader: 5-in-1
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce 7050
  • Audio: high-definition audio support, 7.1 channels
  • Network: 10/100 Ethernet LAN (RJ-45 port)
  • Connectivity: 6 x USB 2.0, 2 x PS/2, 1 x VGA, 1 x Headphone jack, 1 x Microphone-in jack. 6 x HD audio
  • Dimensions & weight: 14.2" H x 7.1" W x 16.2" D, 18 lbs
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