Wednesday, March 22, 2006
Dell fires up $10,000 enthusiast PC
$10,000 smackers for a gaming PC that will be obsolete in a year.
Dell today announced the most expensive consumer PC the company has offered in several years. The XPS 600 Renegade comes with any feature a computer enthusiast could desire these days. There's a heavily overclocked dual-core Pentium processor, four graphics processors with 2 GB of memory, a standalone physics processor and a 30" display. Dell has been trying for some time to attract the attention of computer enthusiasts with its XPS series gaming PCs. Despite latest technology, the success of the high-end XPS machines has been meager and could not hide the fact that any XPS is a mass market product with limited appeal to enthusiasts