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The Edge Z55 features Intel's new Sandy Bridge Core i5 and Core i7 processors for best gaming performance. Each computer is hand built and with careful cable routing for better airflow. And configurable with single or dual graphics cards.

Description

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: 2011

Availability

  • 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, Black

Hardware

  • Operating system: Windows 7

Software

  • CPU brand: Intel
  • CPU family: Sandy Bridge
  • Base CPU model: Core i5-2400
  • Cores: 4
  • Clockspeed: 3.1 GHz
  • Turbo clockspeed: 3.4 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 GTS 450
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 1 GB

GPU (base)

  • Discrete GPU brand: Nvidia
  • Discrete GPU model: GeForce GTX 580
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 1536 MB
  • SLI / Crossfire: Yes

GPU (max)

  • Base RAM size: 4 GB
  • Max. config RAM: 16 GB
  • RAM type: DDR3
  • Base RAM speed: 1366 MHz

Memory

  • Options: HDD (7200RPM), Flash Memory (SSD), RAID 0 (HDD), RAID 1 (HDD), Raid 0 (SSD), HDD (10000RPM)
  • Base storage type: HDD (7200RPM)
  • Base storage capacity: 1 TB
  • Max. config HDD: 7 TB
  • Max. config SSD: 256 GB
  • Card reader: Yes
  • Card reader support: Other, SD

Storage

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

Optical Drive

  • USB: 8
  • USB 3.0: 2
  • SATA: 8
  • eSATA: 1
  • FireWire 400: 2
  • Ethernet: 1
  • Ethernet type: 10/100/1000 (Gigabit)
  • VGA: 1
  • DVI: 1
  • HDMI: 1
  • 3.5mm headphone: 1
  • 3.5mm line-in / microphone: 1
  • 3.5mm surround sound: 6
  • Digital optical audio (S/PDIF): 1
  • TV tuner: Optional

Ports

  • 5.25-inch: 3
  • 3.5-inch: 6

Bays

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

Slots

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

Audio

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

Connectivity

  • PSU wattage: 700 W

Power

Velocity Micro Slim Multimedia Keyboard, Velocity Micro Optical Mouse

Bundled Accessories

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