I am cringing and tasting bile. I would give it a Underpowered, generic parts, lousy support.changintimes said:I am about to purchase an e-Machine desktop computer. Does that make you cringe or is e-Machine great or what esle?
I recently installed Windows 2000 Service Pack 2. It runs much better than w/ window 98. I was thinkin' about putting linux on it too. Either way can't use it with Win 98.HenryVI said:The old e-machines way I had Win 98 on it and I had to install Linux and get rid of Win 98 because it ran so bad. Now it runs fine (on Linux). But I dunno, I personally don't like em.
Alienware pc's are way too overpriced. You can have the same machine with the same parts(except the external case) built much cheaper.I'm helping my Mom pick out a new computer and so far the winner is: HERE
Just remember .. you get what you pay for ...
Good Luck With That One. Sure you can build it cheaper yourself. But after 5 hours on the phone today trying to talk her thru a format and fresh install I'm sending her to Alienwaretdi_veedub said:Alienware pc's are way too overpriced. You can have the same machine with the same parts(except the external case) built much cheaper.
E-machines use cheap parts so their longevity is questionable. However If you are just checking email and browsing the net, an emachine will do just fine. If you buy one, make sure you buy the extended warranty.
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