i have an older compaq desk top bought in 02 with a monitor i bought last year. the monitor is a flat screen 19"(not flat panel), the tower consists of a 1.2 gig processor and a 40 gig hard drive, 512 mb of ram, cable interenet ready, it has a cd rom and a cd rw, 3.5 inch floppy drive. ur basic setup but it would a be a good learning comp for the kids. plenty enuff computer for cable. the OS is windows XP. asking price $100 OBO. dont be shy all reasonable offers will be considered.