Why do people with A+ certs think that carries any weight anyway? Um..bfd mr AOL man..i knew a bunch of kids in high school with A+. I can't believe he was so condescending with you.
As previously stated, system resources have nothing...
Actually, the Gateway has the better screen.
And the Gateway will be much quicker. Its got double the memory. Better processor....and a Dual layer DVD burner.
On top of all that, its cheaper.
An athlon 64 3400+ is balls out fast.