Dell introduced the Vostro 430, this system comes with Core i5 or Core i7 processors and is available at Dell's site at prices staring from $699. Dell touts the system as optimized for Windows 7 and claims its future-proof with lots of expandability options.
The Vostro 430 comes with pre-installed video conferencing software, to help businesses optimize their communications and collaborations costs. The desktop also supports dual display and multi-touch technology and is optimized for Microsoft’s new Windows 7 operating system, making touch usage features such as pinch to zoom and tap-and-drag scrolling possible, which enhance productivity and encourage remote collaboration via video conference (an optional touch screen monitor and webcam is required).
The Vostro 430 also comes equipped with the latest Intel Core i5 or optional Intel Core i7 processors, and discrete graphics options from NVIDIA and ATI making it an ideal tool for growing businesses seeking a powerful and reliable business desktop. In fact, customers can save time with Intel Core i5-750 by completing intense Excel calculations up to 5 times as fast than their old system with Intel Pentium D 960! In addition, the Vostro 430 provides businesses ample room for future growth and can accommodate up to 16GB of DDR3 SDRAM and up to 1TB of internal storage.
Vostro 430: Expandability, Productivity and Connectivity
Expandability options with the ability to add memory, PCI/PCIe cards and HDD, future-proofing IT investment;
Increased internal storage capacity with one terabyte hard drives offering up to 2 terabytes of internal storage;
Dual-display capability, and more expandability and flexibility with 10 external USB ports and four total PCI/PCIe expansion slots for more network, sound or graphics cards.
Optional Blu-Ray DiskTM drives for data storage and video playback;
PS/2 and serial ports to enable use of older devices; and