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The Edge Z40 features Intel's new Sandy Bridge processors for the best gaming performance at an affordable price. Each computer is hand built and with careful cable routing for better airflow.


  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: 2011


  • Desktop type: Tower, Gaming PC
  • Case Dimensions (largest): 19.25 inches
  • Case Dimensions (middle): 17.75 inches
  • Case Dimensions (smallest): 8.27 inches
  • Color: Silver


  • Operating system: Windows 7


  • CPU brand: Intel
  • CPU family: Sandy Bridge
  • Base CPU model: Core i3-2100
  • Cores: 2
  • Clockspeed: 3.1 GHz

Processor (base)

  • Brand: Intel
  • Family: Sandy Bridge
  • Model: Core i7-2600K
  • Cores: 4
  • Clockspeed: 3.4 GHz
  • Turbo clockspeed: 3.8 GHz

Processor (max)

  • Graphics type: Discrete
  • Base discrete GPU brand: Nvidia
  • Base discrete GPU model: GeForce GT 430
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 1 GB

GPU (base)

  • Discrete GPU brand: ATI
  • Discrete GPU model: Radeon HD 5870
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 1 GB

GPU (max)

  • Base RAM size: 4 GB
  • Max. config RAM: 8 GB
  • RAM type: DDR3
  • Base RAM speed: 1333 MHz
  • Slots: 2


  • Options: HDD (7200RPM), Flash Memory (SSD)
  • Base storage type: HDD (7200RPM)
  • Base storage capacity: 1 TB
  • Max. config HDD: 4 TB
  • Max. config SSD: 128 GB
  • Card reader: Yes
  • Card reader support: Other, SD


  • Drive(s): 1
  • Optical drive: Yes
  • Drive type: Tray-loading
  • Optical disc support: Dual-layer DVD burner, BD-ROM, Blu-ray burner

Optical Drive

  • USB: 6
  • USB 3.0: 2
  • SATA: 7
  • eSATA: 2
  • FireWire 400: 2
  • PS/2: 2
  • IDE: 1
  • Serial: 1
  • Ethernet: 1
  • Ethernet type: 10/100/1000 (Gigabit)
  • 3.5mm headphone: 1
  • 3.5mm line-in / microphone: 1
  • 3.5mm mic / headphone combo: 1
  • 3.5mm surround sound: 6
  • Digital optical audio (S/PDIF): 1
  • TV tuner: Optional


  • 5.25-inch: 3
  • 3.5-inch: 6


  • PCI Express x16: 1
  • PCI Express x4: 1
  • PCI Express x1: 2
  • PCI 5V: 3


  • Discrete audio card: Optional
  • Discrete audio brand / model: Creative Labs SoundBlaster X-Fi XtremeAudio , Creative Labs SoundBlaster X-Fi XtremeGamer


  • Wi-Fi: Optional
  • Wi-Fi options: 802.11n
  • Bluetooth: Optional
  • Bluetooth version: 2.0 + EDR


  • PSU wattage: 700 W


Velocity Micro Slim Multimedia Keyboard, Velocity Micro Optical Mouse

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