Make sure to include your initial thoughts on using the product, any observations and potentially any issues you might have run into while using it. My machine currently has the max of mb using two PC mb sticks. Once you try to update an old PC with modern software, of course, it quickly grinds to a halt. Known worldwide for their laptops and printers, Dell provides high quality office products for home use, as well as large and small business needs. More items related to this product.

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Classic old software packages like Cubasis VSTPhotoshop 5LE and Microsoft Office perform very well on this optipelx — you can still describe the user experience as a pleasure, and the jobs get done just as straightforwardly as they would on a brand new PC.

The Dell OptiPlex GX PC desktop also provides cost-effective data protection and management, preventing your assets from attack through physical security options, closed data encryption options, and user and dekl type authentication.

Known worldwide for their laptops and printers, Dell provides high quality office products for home use, as well as large and small business needs. What struck me about using this old system again was how much power in a modern PC goes to waste on bloated operating system, program and Web demands. Follow Blog via Email Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

On the front we have a single button for power as well as a floppy drive and a CD-ROM drive though notice the CD drive gx110 looking a bit odd with the eject button on the face plate but we will get to that. Here we have a good view of the board. Old School Game Blog Amiga enthusiasm, retro gaming passion.


And since at the very least the Internet constantly evolves, dropping support for old software in the process, it could be said that the computer industry has us all over a barrel.

Dell OptiPlex GX110 PC Desktop – Customized

Advanced functions familiar to users of current software packages are lacking in these old versions, but the ancient programs are not as restrictive as some might imagine. This site uses cookies. You also can use a smaller floppy style power connector if you like that kind of thing.

Waltorious Writes About Games Game-related ramblings. To continue using the Internet in comfort over the long term, we have very little choice but to keep buying new computers or devices — even if our old ones still function exactly as they did the day they were bought.

Easily update your Dell OptiPlex software for your desktop or laptop computer, by logging onto and downloading directly from your laptop or computer interface. That was pretty much the base-line spec of the day, but the machine was reassuringly well made, and its price was attractive given its capabilities.

If this is true those risers would of been optimal for a fast DOS build. Post was not sent – check your email addresses! We recommend logging in before writing a review.

Dell OptiPlex GX review – Engadget

Here is the inside with gx1110 riser card still attached. The Dell OptiPlex GX desktop computer comes with a user guide and instruction manual divided into categories to answer any questions.

The Buyer’s Guide Find it, buy it and tell us how you really feel. As you can see above the GX is a small form desktop PC but it also came in a desktop and mini tower form factor.


Unless you really really need the small form factor or are in an area starved for Delll III PCs and earlier era stuff. The Martian Oddity Video Games and other weird stuff!

Revisiting the Dell Optiplex GX110 PC

There is an option is the BIOS to disable cache to lower speeds for earlier games. Of course you only dll room for three total drives unless you get creative with dual SSDs for hard drives.

Remember last month when Dell announced an all-in-one, Ultrabook and dockable inch tablet, all That’s okay though because you can add your own review and we’ll feature it here. HP Pavilion bw The once familiar Windows 98 is in use here, just as in the old days.

Design and form factor. With video resolution of up to by pixels and a 75 Hz max refresh rate with colors, you can watch vivid videos on this system. Opening the case is very simple and you just pinch in opitplex plastic side tabs on the sides near the rear of the case and lift the upper part of the case up and off. The hard drive bay is located under the floppy drive.

In a pinch it works but keep an eye out for something nicer if you can. The internal drive features one bay for a 1-inch-high enhanced integrated drive electronics EIDE hard-disk drive and drivers.