Evesham, the worlds favourite Worcestershire based PC manufacturer, has informed us that its going to be releasing a new flagship PC system designed to showcase Evesham’s expertise at putting bleeding edge technology together. The Evolution Decimator is based on Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 but is also designed as a cutting–edge gaming machine that Evesham claims that the machine will “eat eats Half Life 2 for breakfast”. This will be in no small measure due to the presence of an brand new ATI Radeon X850 XT graphics card.
The naming indicates a move away from the boring numbering scheme of old to shorter and hopefully more memorable names that hint at the technology inside. As well as a new name the Decimator sports Evesham’s new high end case. This unusual looking case, which Evesham claims is exclusive to it, will certainly garner a strong reaction with its large circular LCD panel on the fascia.
The specs are not for the faint hearted and pricing starts from £1820.08 including VAT.
• Intel Pentium 4 processor 570 (3.8GHz, 1MB cache, 800MHz) supporting Hyper-Threading Technology
• Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 including remote control
• i925 chipset PCI Express motherboard
• 1GB dual channel DDR2 RAM 533MHz (2x512MB)
• 500GB Serial ATA hard drive with 16MB buffer (2x250GB) RAID 0
• New ATI Radeon X850 XT graphics
• DVD-ROM (16x) drive
• Multi format Dual Layer DVD Writer (16x) / CD-RW (48x) drive
• 7.1 channel surround sound audio (on-board)
• Creative Inspire T7900 7.1 speakers
• Microsoft® cordless keyboard and cordless optical tilt mouse
• 10/100/1000 network connection - v92 56k or ADSL modem
• Firewire port - 6xUSB2.0
• NEW Microsoft Works 8.0
• Pinnacle Instant CD/DVD SE, Studio9 SE and DVD player software –
• eTrust Antivirus software including 3 months virus
• Three year warranty update (Two years on-site, one-year RTB), Floppy drive optional
The Decimator will be available via the Evesham web site any day now.