Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Dell Expands its XPS Gaming Desktop Line with the Intel Core i7-based Dell XPS 730x
Intel's new core processor technology, the Intel Core i7 architecture, promises to herald in a new level of performance for desktop PCs. Some of the more significant changes with the Core i7 platform are the integration of an on-chip memory controller, new triple-channel memory support, replacing the front-side bus with the faster Intel QuickPath Interconnect, and the reintroduction of Intel Hyper-Threading. Needless to say, a number of systems manufacturers are looking to the Core i7 as the means to build even faster desktop gaming rigs. Not surprisingly, Dell is one of the first vendors out of the gate with a high-end, Core i7 based system for gaming enthusiasts with the new Dell XPS 730x...