What is a basic PC today? Why might I want more or less? Example
system: eMachines 356 $359.97, after $200 ``instant'' rebate.
Windows XP Home SP 2. Includes MS Works 8.5, MS Money 2006, MS
Digital Image Starter Edition 2006, CyberLink PowerDVD and Power2Go,
eMachines BigFix. Also includes Windows Media Player, Acrobat Reader,
Still needed: antivirus, antispyware (two), firewall (if on broadband).
Intel Celeron D 3.33 GHz with 533 MHz system bus and 512 KB L2
512 MB PC3200 DDR SRAM (watch out for video sharing). Expandable
ATI RADEON XPRESS 200m and integrated X300 graphics with up to
``128 MB shared video memory.''