Summary: i bought this computer two years ago. looking for the best deal on specs i could afford. It worked really well for a while but I sent the computer in after six months because of failure of the graphics card and a stick of ram.
Summary: As others have said there can be an issue with the HDMI port,the problem starts when you install the updates as 1 of those is for the Intel Graphics(HDMI) because once installed the HDMI port no longer works.
Pros: Great price, fast shipping, fast processor,hdmi port and 2 usb 3.0 ports
Summary: It's a decent price, and does the job well enough. I purchased this computer as a tide-over until I could upgrade it, considering I've gone crazy and gotten sick of having horrible PC graphics and yet I love PC gaming. So this review is mostly focused around PC gaming.
I recommend the Cooler Master Hyper TX3 CPU cooler to replace ...
Example: Mark Twain "Sam", Amazon
14 November 2014
Summary: At 100% Load 24hrs a day this computer has been 100% stable. I am running a dual boot of Ubuntu 14.10 and Windows 10 Developer Preview. My primary complaint is that stock cooling is not sufficient for high-load applications.
Summary: After a little over a year now. I am having same problem so many others seem to be having. Defective video card, fan failed and over heated. Was having other problems before, had to re format 3 times over the year. When operating it was a good system.
Summary: I had the same issues, and finally found a (relatively) simple fix... Problem: the GPU fan stops spinning, causing the graphics card to overheat and the computer to shut down. You can verify this by opening the case and visually checking the fan (DON'T DO THIS UNLESS YOU ARE COMFORTABLE VOIDING YOUR...
Summary: Worked for a couple months no problem, then the GPU fan started making a lot of loud noises. I tried to lower the speed in BIOS and via software, however it would not stop spinning on high. The GPU itself ended up melting and now the computer will reboot within 5 minutes of being turned on.