Any good..... Medion Akoya E3300?

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  1. Hillsman

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    Currently being sold in Aldi (£389) i quite like the look of this as im only willing to go to £400 for a PC.

    Would like comments from people who know their stuff....is this a good pc and a good price?




    Medion® Akoya® E3300 D Multimedia PC £389. 99 + 3 Years Warranty

    Do more with your PC
    Thanks to the AMD Athlon X2 7750 Dual-Core processor the MEDION® AKOYA® E3300 D becomes a multitasking Power-PC with increased performance. Send emails, browse the internet, download files and even enjoy music or videos, all at the same time! You can easily achieve more as a consequence of the combined power of two processor cores. Experience full high definition (HD1) and DirectX® 10.1 with the ATI Radeon HD 4350 Premium graphics card. Full-HD (1080p resolution)1 and 7.1 HD surround sound2 provide a fantastic home cinema experience. With the support of DirectX® 10.1 you can enjoy the latest graphics effects and all from a whisper-quiet, energy-saving computer.

    1 Requires a Full-HD screen/monitor supporting 1920x1080 resolution.
    2 Only in conjunction with suitable loudspeaker systems (not supplied).

    AMD Athlon X2 7750 Dual-Core processor

    ATI Radeon HD4350 DirectX® 10.1 Premium graphic card
    with 512MB graphic memory and digital video/audio output via HDMI

    Massive 4GB (4096MB) DDR2 SDRAM

    640GB hard disk with GreenPower technology
    for storing more than 120,000 songs or photos**

    Multiformat DVD/CD burner
    with DVD-RAM and Dual Layer support***

    Network controller Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000 Mbit/s.) on board

    eSATA for connecting external SATA devices such as hard drives

    8 Channel High Definition Audio****

    Stylish high-gloss design

    Powerful DirectX® 10.1 graphics

    Huge Software Package (OEM Versions)
    Pre-installed and/or on CD/DVD and recovery DVD or CD.

    * Windows Vista® Home Premium 32 Bit with new Media Centre user interface incl. Service Pack 1 (64 Bit version included on DVD)
    * Microsoft® Works® 9.0
    * Office Home and Student Trial Version 60 days test version (Internet connection required for activation). After 60 days you have to purchase a licence if you want to continue using the product.
    * MEDION® Home Cinema Suite (PowerDirector 7, PowerProducer 5, PowerDVD 8, Media Show 4)
    * Nero essentials (Nero Burning ROM 8 essentials, Nero Recode 3 SE essentials, Nero Express 8 essentials, Nero Vision 5 essentials)***
    * Corel® Draw Essentials 3
    * BullGuard Internet Security Pack Incl. 90 days update (free registration required) via Internet. After 90 days you have to purchase a licence if you want to receive ongoing updates.

    System Recovery powered by Symantec Symantec - AntiVirus, Anti-Spyware, Endpoint Security, Backup, Storage Solutions.

    MEDION® data port 2
    Simple, limitless storage capacity expansion no cables required! The MEDION® data port 2 for the HDDrive2go ultra speed hard drive. This allows easy connection of an external HDDrive2go ultra speed hard drive directly to the PC without any cables or external power supply. Includes latest SATA docking port interface technology. (HDDrive2go ultra speed hard drive, not included sold separately)
     
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    Hi

    Yeah - not bad. Nothing special though.

    What you've posted makes it difficult picking out the good from the BS. Pity you did'nt delete the BS before posting the list of goodies - it looks like spam!

    Alan
     
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    AMD Athlon X2 7750 Dual-Core processor

    ATI Radeon HD4350 DirectX® 10.1 Premium graphic card
    with 512MB graphic memory and digital video/audio output via HDMI

    4GB (4096MB) DDR2 SDRAM

    640GB hard disk with GreenPower technology

    Multiformat DVD/CD burner
    with DVD-RAM and Dual Layer support

    Network controller Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000 Mbit/s.) on board

    eSATA for connecting external SATA devices such as hard drives

    8 Channel High Definition Audio

    Stylish high-gloss design

    Powerful DirectX® 10.1 graphics

    :thumbsup:
     
  4. jon12355

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    I bought this the other day and it was faulty and not showing any picture. Took it back and got the acer aspire M5201 from tesco for 449.99
     
  5. Hillsman

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    Thanks for that.

    Just had a look and can find it for £389.99.. same as the medion but slightly lower spec though i think?
     
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    Not sure mate im not really into PC's lol. On the front it says:

    CPU 9550 AMD Phenom X4 quad-core processor

    4GB DDR2 Memory

    640GB + 640GB HDD (too much lol)

    Blu-ray Rom + SuperMulti

    nVidia GeForce 8600GT

    Here is the tesco link: http://direct.tesco.com/q/R.204-6345.aspx
     
  7. Hillsman

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    Ah right.

    Out of stock it says but comparing the two that one is more powerful.
     
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    I went down to my local tesco and got the last one. I seen some man was looking at it so just jumped in front and grabbed it lol:D

    If you are intrested in it iwould give tesco a ring and they will check the stock in your local stores.
     
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    That looks like a different model mate
     

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