MSI is one of the superior PC manufacturers according to average expert and user reviews, and MSI also has good ratings for its medium processor core personal computers.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This personal computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on PCs that were launched around the same time as it.
Fairly Big Internal Memory
Desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to the Nightblade B85C have internal memory of between 2GB and 64GB, and the average internal memory is 8.3GB. With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Nightblade B85C has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that are a comparable age to the Nightblade B85C.
If you would prefer a bigger internal memory then you might want to consider the Acer Aspire XC-705[plb_3121374_price] (10GB).
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that are a comparable age to it.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This desktop computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most frequently found processor cache level on desktop computers of a similar type and age to it.
Six USB 2.0 Ports
Most medium processor core personal computers that were launched more than a year ago have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports, including the Nightblade B85C which has six USB 2.0 ports.
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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type
The optical drive type of this personal computer is DVD Super Multi, which is the most frequently found optical drive type on computers that were launched more than a year ago.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This PC supports a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many comparable spec personal computers that were released around the same time as it.
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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed
The processor clock speeds of personal computers that came out more than a year ago range from 1.3GHz to 4GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 3.1GHz. The Nightblade B85C has a quite slow processor clock speed (only 2.9 gigahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been available for a similar time to the Nightblade B85C.
If you are looking for a desktop computer with a faster processor clock speed then you might want to look at the HP ProDesk 400 G2.5 SFF[plb_2973425_price] (3GHz), or the DELL OptiPlex 9020[plb_2793217_price] (3GHz).
Only HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is the most frequently found storage medium on similar spec desktop computers that have been around for more than a year. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.
If the storage speed of this computer is too slow for you then you might also want to consider the HP EliteDesk 800 G2 Mini[plb_3078512_price] (SSD).
Only One PS/2 Port
The Nightblade B85C is a one PS/2 port desktop computer. Most of the other medium processor core personal computers that were released around the same time as the Nightblade B85C have one PS/2 port.
Only Has One Memory Slot
The Nightblade B85C has a greater number of memory slots than most personal computers that have been available for a comparable time to it. The most commonly found memory slot is 4x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this personal computer. The memory slots 2x DIMM are also found on this MSI personal computer.
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The Nightblade B85C is quite heavy (10 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to the Nightblade B85C. The lightest similar spec PC that has been available for a comparable time to the Nightblade B85C is 38g heavy, the heaviest is 100kg, and the average weight is 7.5kg.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this computer was released.
Average Hard Drive Capacity
At 1,000 gigabyte, the MSI Nightblade B85C has a pretty average hard drive capacity compared to most of the other similar spec desktop computers that have been available for more than a year.
If you would prefer a PC with a bigger hard drive capacity then you might want to consider the Acer Aspire TC-705[plb_3095333_price] (2TB).
Average Total Storage Capacity
The MSI Nightblade B85C has a fairly average total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other desktop computers of a comparable age and type to the Nightblade B85C.
PCs with a bigger total storage capacity that might also be worth considering include the Asus G20AJ[plb_2976890_price] (1TB).
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