Comparison of iBUYPOWER BB981 vs SkyTech Shadow (ST-SHADOW-9400F-1660)
Comparison of SkyTech Shadow (ST-SHADOW-9400F-1660) vs iBUYPOWER BB981

iBUYPOWER BB981 vs SkyTech Shadow (ST-SHADOW-9400F-1660)

Comparison summary

For displaying graphics SkyTech Shadow has a lot faster graphics card.

For portability Shadow is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

iBUYPOWER BB981 contains more memory.

BB981 has more SSD storage Shadow has more HDD storage.

Shadow is a bit cheaper.

Compare technical specifications of iBUYPOWER BB981
Compare technical specifications of SkyTech Shadow (ST-SHADOW-9400F-1660)

iBUYPOWER BB981

SkyTech Shadow (ST-SHADOW-9400F-1660)

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iBUYPOWER BB981SkyTech Shadow (ST-SHADOW-9400F-1660)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.
Intel Core i5-9400FIntel Core i5-9400F
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.
16gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1650GeForce GTX 1660
Weight
32 lbs (14.51 kg)28 lbs (12.7 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
19.5 x 19 x 7.5 inches17.9 x 16.4 x 8.3 inches
(49.53 x 48.26 x 19.05 cm)(45.47 x 41.66 x 21.08 cm)
Hard drives
240gb SSD, 1000gb HDD500gb SSD, 800gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$859.99$829.98
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$859.99$829.98
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$799.99
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Amazon.com description

Ibuypower BB981 Gaming and Entertainment Desktop (Intel i5-9400F 6-Core, 16GB RAM, 240GB SSD + 1TB HDD, NVIDIA GTX 1650 Super, WiFi, 1xHDMI, 1 Display Port (DP), Win 10 Home)

Seal is opened for Hardware/Software upgrade only to enhance performance. No Display ; 802.11ac Wifi, Ethernet LAN (RJ-45), No Webcam, RGB Backlit Keyboard

9th Gen Intel Core i5-9400F 2.90GHz Processor (upto 4.10 GHz, 9MB Cache, 6-Cores) ; NVIDIA GTX 1650 SUPER 4GB GDDR5 Dedicated Graphics

16GB DDR4 DIMM; RGB Lighting Air Cooling CPU Cooler; Black Color

240GB SSD + 1TB HDD; 6 USB 2.0, 1 HDMI, 1 Display Port (DP), 1 x Headphone/Microphone Combo Jack, 1 x SPDIF.

Windows 10 Home-64, 1 Year Manufacturer warranty from Seller (Professionally upgraded by Seller)

Skytech Shadow Gaming Computer PC Desktop – Intel Core i5 9400F 2.9GHz, GTX 1660 6G, 500GB SSD, 8GB DDR4 3000MHz, RGB Fans, Windows 10 Home 64-bit, 802.11AC Wi-Fi

✔ Intel Core i5-9400F 6-core 2.9GHz (4.1 GHz Max Boost) CPU Processor | 500G SSD – Up to 30x Faster Than Traditional HDD | B365M Motherboard

✔ NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 6GB GDDR5 Graphics Card (Brand May Vary) | 8 GB DDR4 3000MHz Gaming Memory with Heat Spreaders | Windows 10 Home 64-bit

✔ 802.11AC PCIe Wi-Fi | No bloatware | 1 x HDMI, 3 x Display Port 1.4 | 2 x USB 3.0, 4 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Ports, 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C Port, 2 x USB 2.0 | HD Audio and Mic | Free Gaming Keyboard and Mouse

✔3 x RGB RING Fans for Maximum Air Flow | Powered by 80 Plus Certified 500 Watt Power Supply | Skytech Shadow Gaming Case with Tempered Glass – Black

✔ 1 Year Warranty on Parts and Labor | Lifetime Free Technical Support | Assembled in the USA | This powerful gaming PC is capable of running all your favorite games such as World of Warcraft, League of Legends, Grand Theft Auto V, Apex Legends, Fortnite, Roblox, PLAYERUNKNOWN’s Battlegrounds, Overwatch, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Battlefield V, Minecraft, The Division 2, and more at Medium to Medium-High settings, crisp 1080p Full HD resolution and smooth 60+ FPS gameplay.