Cons: I purchased three of these and they are not refurbished properly. I had to reload windows on every single machine. Windows update failed. Installing any other programs failed. I had to do a complete reinstall using up my own license keys for windows. Waist of money and time.
Pros: The dell pc is a typical dell.....everything works except the cd/dvd drive.
Cons: Refurb'd product sold to me as new.....when I went to dell get the dvd drive fixed, the product was already registered under a different name. Now (127.0.0.1) is not helping me to get this fixed....(this was supposed to be a NEW system) If you are going to buy an optiplex 790...please dont buy it...
Power Supply Unit within has cheap low-quality capacitors that fail too quickly
N. Verma, Amazon
3 December 2011
Summary: Customers certainly look at RAM, CPU and clock speed, HD space, etc etc but nobody looks at the quality of the power supply unit. In it's pursuit of higher profits, Dell has shipped this things out with some really shoddy wiring and piss-poor capacitors (and not enough back-up capacitors) that will...