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Origin Chronos (February 2012)

Origin Chronos (February 2012)
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Release date February 01, 2012 November 29, 2012
The Bottom Line The Origin Chronos shows the strength of small boutique vendors with a fast, affordable, and compact little desktop that I can recommend to any PC gamer.

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Audio Output Integrated - 7.1 channel surround
Integrated - 7.1 channel surround
Type Personal computer
Personal computer
Video Memory 1 GB
GDDR5 SDRAM
2 GB GDDR3 SDRAM
Storage Controller Serial ATA
Serial ATA ( Serial ATA-600 ) ; Serial ATA ( Serial ATA-300 )
Optical Storage (2nd) None
Info unavailable
Optical Storage DVD±RW (±R DL)
DVD-Writer / BD-ROM
Hard Drive 750 GB
1 x HDD - Serial ATA-600 - Serial ATA
1 x HDD 2 TB - Serial ATA-300 - Serial ATA
Processor Intel 2nd Gen Core i5 4.7 GHz ( Quad-Core )
1 2 i3-2100
3rd Gen Core i7
1 x Intel 3 i7-3770 / 3.4 GHz ( 3.9 GHz ) ( Quad-Core )
RAM 8 GB
16 GB (max) - DDR3 SDRAM - Non-ECC - 1600 MHz - PC3-12800
16 GB (installed) / 16 GB (max) - DDR3 SDRAM - 1600 MHz - PC3-12800
Cache Memory 3 MB L3 cache
8 MB L3 cache
Dimensions (WxDxH) Info unavailable 6.8 in x 16.5 in x 16.1 in
Hard Drive (3rd) None
Info unavailable
Weight Info unavailable 19.8 lbs
Monitor Info unavailable none.
Packaged Quantity 1
1
Graphics Controller nVidia GeForce GTX 560 Ti
PCI Express x16
PCI Express x16 - NVIDIA GeForce GT 630
Storage Removable None
Info unavailable
Product Form Factor Tower
Tower
Networking Fast Ethernet
Ethernet
Gigabit Ethernet
Fast Ethernet
Ethernet
Gigabit Ethernet
IEEE 802.11b
IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11g
Product Description Chronos (February 2012) - 2nd Gen Core i5 4.7 GHz - 8 GB
Origin Chronos i3-2100 - 320 GB
- 3rd Gen Core i7
ASUS CM Series CM6870 i7-3770 3.4 GHz - 16 GB - 2 TB - none.
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Windows 8
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