Woot! Loaded Gateway desktop PC for $480


Remember desktop PCs? People used to use them before laptops were powerful. Some people still use them today, believe it or not! I have one – ha! If you want to see what all the fuss is about in regards to desktop PCs, then Woot! has a pretty stellar deal on a quad-core Gateway system with 8GB of RAM for $480 – it’s refurbished but carries a 90-day warranty.

Other specs include:

  • Intel Core2 Quad Q8200 CPU at 2.33GHz, 4MB L2 cache, 1333MHz FSB
  • 8GB DDR2 RAM
  • NVIDIA GeForce GT120 GPU with 1GB DDR2 memory
  • 640GB SATA hard drive (7200RPM)
  • Card reader, HDTV tuner, 8-channel audio, DVD burner, Gigabit Ethernet
  • Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit

So for $480, there’s plenty of pop here. Might take a while before this thing is


Yeah, that was the secret word.