A 1997-1998 VAIO desktop or equivalent with Acer’s Aspire ES1-411. It is obvious that the hardware is so much better in the year 2016 than 2000. The software, such as the OS have also become more faster and efficient. However, the problem is that some software require fast processors or they won’t perform properly. That is the only reason why people will buy the expensive PCs rather than the cheap ones.