New PCs from Gateway fire shots across HP's bow
New desktops from Gateway
On the heels of its new
Both also have multiformat media card readers and a bay for a removable
upsell hard drive. Although the HP might have faster RAM and the nod for its TV tuner's overall features, the Gateway makes up for that with its lower price, more ample hard drive storage, and a faster graphics card.
We should also point out that at $960, this Gateway might be the first sub-$1,000 PC with a quad-core processor from a major vendor. It looks like that multicore future we keep hearing about is getting more affordable.