Excerpt: Last summer, Dell agreed to purchase Alienware in a controversial merger of two very different companies. Alienware, who was looking to raise capital to fund its world-wide expansion, found a good partner in Dell when it came to realize that it would be able to meet its demands while simultaneously benefiting from Dell's famous supply chain efficiencies.
Pros: Great Looks, Robust Chassis Design, Killer Performance, Effective Two-stage Cooling System, Fairly Quiet, Factory Overclocked to 3.2 GHz (covered by warranty) with Extra Overclocking Headroom to Boot, Excellent Value for a System of This Caliber
Cons: Motherboard Based on Older Chipset Compared to the Competition, Standard System Memory Used Instead Of Performance Memory, No Side-panel Window to Show Off the LED-lit H2C System
Conclusion: There’s a lot to like about Dell’s XPS 710 gaming system. Obviously it’s got powerful system components like Intel’s Core 2 Extreme QX6700, and sports dual NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GX2 cards for graphics. Heck, the system even shipped with over 1 terabyte worth of storage space, so we’ve got no complaints there, what we were concerned about were the other intangibles that Dell controls, such as the build quality, noise, and the components that Dell does take care of like the...
Excerpt: Back in the year 2007, Dell had purchased the Alienware, which seemed to be a very controversial merge of two very different companies. Alienware, which was hungry to raise its capital in order to fund its world-wide expansion, found that Dell would serve to be a great partner as it would benefit by being able [...
Summary: With a reputation for churning out dull-as-dust office PCs and a separate company – Alienware – dedicated to serving performance nutters, you might not expect Dell to bother with high-powered systems. However, the XPS range has proved that it can do objects of desire as well and the H2C sits at the top of it. Audio comes care of Creative’s well-regarded X-Fi Xtreme, which beefs up audio quality in games and movies, and it’s well-equipped for your array of gadgets.
Excerpt: De Ferrari is een van de meest begeerde autos. Dell probeert eenzelfde aureool te creëren met zijn XPS-modelreeks. Het topmodel uit de reeks is de gloednieuwe XPS 710 H2C, een computer die op alle denkbare fronten grenst aan het ultieme. Niet alleen vanwege de specificaties, maar ook vanwege de zeer innovatieve koeling.
Excerpt: En raison de l’utilisation de cartes graphiques doubles couplées et de la puissance électrique qu’elles requièrent, le prix moyen du nec-plus-ultra des PC de jeu dépasse les 5000 euros. C’est pourquoi, malgré le coût encore très élevé (4700 euros), le XPS 710 H2C a tout d’une bonne affaire.