Review on Gateway® DX4840 desktop PC

Product Review Summary

Gateway DX4840 is a multimedia PC that with excellent features and this is combined with a single and wonderful modern design. It is packed with new turbo-boosted dual-core processing power plus higher graphics and memory to enhance the multimedia in it. The HDMI port helps to provide high quality videos and audio to a home theater or monitor during only a single cable connection eliminating the need of cabling.


Gateway DX4840 comes with smart multicore technology that dynamically applies processing power when needed most. The Intel Core i5 processor allows you to multitask faster, unleash digital originality and max your performance with its Intel Turbo Boost technology. The sleek, efficient and stylish mini-tower DX4840, encased in a luxe black is designed for power and output. A presence of front-accessible ports are easy to connect, counting the Digital Media Card Reader for suitable connection.

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The processor in Gateway DX4840 helps in improving the performance of the system. Intel’s Turbo Boost technology helps in increasing the speed for demanding applications, dynamically accelerating performance to match your workload. Intel HD Graphics provides a higher video engine that delivers smooth, high-class HD video playback and admirable 3D capabilities for Microsoft DirectX 10 games an ideal graphics clarification for daily computing. Energy saving 1 TB SATA hard drive revolving at a variable RPM helps to give full speed when you require it. It is very eco-friendly and is very much energy saving. It has an enhancement of 16x Super-Multi DVD±R/RW drive that is able to write to CD, DVD-RAM and dual-layer DVD±R discs which could hold up to 8.5 GB of data.

Here is a review of the Top 5 features of this product:
  • FIVE – Recovery

    Use Gateway Recovery Management to create a defaulting backup disk and an application and driver backup disk, renovate the system to factory default etc. It provides features for reinstalling apps and drivers, dealing with password settings.

  • FOUR – Intel H57 Express Chipset

    The Intel H57 Express Chipset delivers new technologies and inventive capabilities for your digital world. Together with Intel’s high performance System Technology and its Rapid Recover Technology Gateway DX4840 helps in achieving better productivity and performance.

  • THREE – Powerhouse display

    The Gateway 23 inch FHX2300 Bbmid HD widescreen LCD boasts 1920 x 1080 resolution, 80000:1 contrast ratio and 5ms response. The monitor is ready for graphics that is well suited for gaming environment. Video inputs consist of HDMI with HDCP maintain for 1080p and 2 built-in speakers to deliver powerful audio to improve your gaming or cinematic experience.

  • TWO – 4GB DDR3 Memory

    You would be provided with outstanding performance with the help of 4GB of DDR3 RAM. With almost twice the bandwidth of DDR2 memory, this new technology uses less power and also has improved battery life for mobile users and delivers crisp visuals for graphics rich applications.

  • ONE –  Windows 7 Home Premium

    Windows 7 Home Premium makes it easy to produce a home network and give to you all of your preferred photos, videos and music. And you could view shows for free when and where you desire with Internet TV on Windows Media Center. Get the most excellent activity knowledge with Windows 7 Home Premium.

Gateway DX4840 desktop PC has attractive design generally faster performance and better features than competing budget desktops, with only a minor price premium. Thus it is a worth buying PC.