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Dell Studio Desktop - Dell Studio XPS 8100 Review

Updated on July 18, 2011

Dell Studio XPS 8100 Review - Powerful and Affordable

If you're looking for a powerful desktop pc that's also affordable, look no further! It has arrived. The newest Dell Studio desktop pc, the Dell Studio XPS 8100 desktop, meets both requirements and more.

The power included with the new Dell Studio desktop XPS 8100 includes fast Intel Core i5 and i7 cpu power and performance for increased speed when needed. These processors will speed up when necessary for intense games, photo editing software, and other power hungry tasks.

The i7 processor has Turbo Boost and Hyperthreading technology, which will greatly increase the system performance. If you want to do many applications at once, the i7 is the processor to choose! When ordering your customized Dell studio desktop, choose whichever Intel Core processor suits your for your specific needs.

Not only power, but the Dell XPS 8100 desktop has fantastic graphics and THX TruStudio technology. The combination of graphics and awesome sound make the Dell Studio XPS 8100 pc an affordable pc for a gamer. And the THX TruStudio will make movies, videos, and music much clearer. Plus, the XPS 8100 also has a 3D output option. Other Dell Studio features include a 22" monitor with a small footprint and 19-in-1 card reader.

True, the XPS 8100 isn't as fast as a lot of gaming computers, but it can handle most games satisfactorily.

The Dell Studio desktop XPS 8100 looks pretty cool, too. It is very streamlined. It is white, so it will be compatible with any decor. The designers thought of everything with this Dell Studio desktop. It has a handy recessed tray in the top of the case with not 1, but 2 USB ports. Perfect for easy access with all of your electronic devices, such as ipods, digital cameras, and such. It has 4 DIMM slots for future expansion if needed.

Dell Studio Desktop Options for the XPS 8100

Besides the processor and 3D choices, there are many options available with the Dell Studio desktop XPS 8100 to suit most anyone's needs. The Dell XPS 8100 also includes some of these user choices:

8 gigabytes dual channel DDR3 SDRAM0 1333mhz memory
nVidia GeForce GTS240 1024 megabytes GDDR3 video card
750 gigabytes 7200 rpm SATA 3 gigabytes hard drive
16x DVD/RW optical drive
Blu-ray drive
optical mouse
multimedia keyboard

Dell PC XPS 8100 Price

Depending on the options you choose for your Dell XPS 8100 Studio desktop pc, the price can range from about $650 to over $1000. Often Dell has a coupon or promotional offer for Dell studio models, so be sure to check before ordering your Studio desktop pc. Sometimes the Dell offer is for cash off and sometimes free upgrades are available.


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