Gartner Research

Recommended Configurations for Desktop PCs, 2012 Update

Published: 08 February 2012

ID: G00229871

Analyst(s): Stephen Kleynhans


Use these recommendations to match your user requirements with the right desktop PC configurations. The outcomes can be lower costs and higher productivity.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • Continued Emphasis on Manageability
  • Configuration Details
    • Processor and Chipset
    • Graphics
    • Memory
    • Disk Storage
    • Stable Image Programs
    • Monitor Sizing and Selection
  • Environmental Attributes
  • Form Factors
    • Nettops
    • All-in-One Desktops

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