Acer Aspire X3-710 vs HP Z240

Acer Aspire X3-710
HP Z240

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
88% bigger total storage capacity Edit
The Acer Aspire X3-710 is a 2TB total storage capacity PC. That's 1.7TB bigger than the HP Z240 (256GB). Read more

The total internal storage capacity is the space available for the computer to store documents, media and applications.

A bigger internal storage capacity means that you can store more applications, documents and media on the computer.

Significantly narrower Edit
The Acer Aspire X3-710 is a 175.5mm wide PC, whereas the HP Z240 is a 338mm wide PC (162.5mm wider).
Cheaper by £680
The Acer Aspire X3-710 costs £618.71, whereas the HP Z240 is £1,298.44.
8 Reasons For
25% bigger internal memory Edit
The HP Z240 has an internal memory of 16GB. That's 4GB bigger than the Acer Aspire X3-710 (16GB). Read more

A computer's memory which is directly accessible to the CPU.

A higher internal memory will allow the computer to run more quickly.

Faster memory clock speed Edit
The HP Z240 is a 2,133MHz memory clock speed PC. That's 533MHz faster than the Acer Aspire X3-710 (2,133MHz). Read more

The frequency at which the memory (e.g. RAM) runs.

Bigger maximum internal memory Edit
The HP Z240 is a 32GB maximum internal memory PC. That's 16GB bigger than the Acer Aspire X3-710 (32GB). Read more

The maximum internal memory which is available in the product.

Eight USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports Edit
The HP Z240 has eight USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, however the Acer Aspire X3-710 only has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
Two PCI Express x1 slots Edit
The number of PCI Express x1 slots on the HP Z240 is two, but the Acer Aspire X3-710 only has one PCI Express x1 slot.
Significantly shorter Edit
The HP Z240 is a 100mm high PC, whereas the Acer Aspire X3-710 is a 396.4mm high PC (296.4mm taller).
Shallower Edit
HP Z240 is 381mm deep, but the Acer Aspire X3-710 is a 462.9mm deep PC (81.9mm deeper).
Available from 2 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this PC remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
A lot smaller internal memory Edit
Acer Aspire X3-710 is only 12GB memory, but the HP Z240 is a 16GB memory PC (4GB bigger). Read more

A computer's memory which is directly accessible to the CPU.

A higher internal memory will allow the computer to run more quickly.

533MHz slower memory clock speed Edit
The Acer Aspire X3-710 has a memory clock speed of 1,600MHz, whereas the HP Z240 is a 2,133MHz memory clock speed PC (533MHz faster). Read more

The frequency at which the memory (e.g. RAM) runs.

Vastly smaller maximum internal memory Edit
The Acer Aspire X3-710 has a maximum internal memory of 16GB, however the HP Z240 is a 32GB maximum internal memory PC (16GB bigger). Read more

The maximum internal memory which is available in the product.

Four less USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports Edit
The number of USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports on the Acer Aspire X3-710 is four, but the HP Z240 only has eight USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
One less PCI Express x1 slot Edit
The Acer Aspire X3-710 is a one PCI Express x1 slot PC, whereas the HP Z240 only has two PCI Express x1 slots.
75% taller Edit
The Acer Aspire X3-710 has a height of 396.4mm. That's 296.4mm taller than the HP Z240 (100mm).
81.9mm deeper Edit
The Acer Aspire X3-710 is a 462.9mm deep PC. That's 81.9mm deeper than the HP Z240 (381mm).
Not as many stockists
The Acer Aspire X3-710 is only stocked by 2 stores, however the HP Z240 is stocked by 4 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this PC.
Older by three months
The Acer Aspire X3-710 is three months older than the HP Z240.
3 Reasons Against
Seven times smaller total storage capacity Edit
The HP Z240 has a total storage capacity of 256GB, but the Acer Aspire X3-710 is a 2TB total storage capacity PC (1.7TB bigger). Read more

The total internal storage capacity is the space available for the computer to store documents, media and applications.

A bigger internal storage capacity means that you can store more applications, documents and media on the computer.

Wider Edit
HP Z240 is 338mm wide. That's 162.5mm wider than the Acer Aspire X3-710 (338mm).
£680 more expensive
The HP Z240 is more expensive than the Acer Aspire X3-710 by £679.73.

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Processor

Processor Core
4 4
Processor Family
 Intel Core i7
 Intel Core i7
Processor Clock Speed
3.4GHz 3.4GHz
PCI Express Slots Version
 3.0
 3.0
Processor Thread
8 8
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
8GT/s 8GT/s
Processor Cache
8MB 8MB
Processor Socket
 LGA1151
 LGA1151
Maximum Turbo Frequency
4GHz 4GHz
Processor Model
 i7-6700
 i7-6700
Processor Memory Voltage
 1.35
 5
 1.3
 1.35
 5
 1.3
Memory Channel Supported Processor
 Dual
 Dual
Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor
34.1GB/s 34.1GB/s
Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor
1,333MHz 1,333MHz
Memory Type Supported Processor
 DDR3L-SDRAM
 DDR4-SDRAM
 DDR3L
 DDR3L-SDRAM
 DDR4-SDRAM
 DDR3L
Max Internal Memory Supported Processor
64GB 64GB
Conflict Free Processor
 Conflict free processor
 Conflict free processor
Tcase
71°C 71°C
PCI Express Lane (maximum)
16 16
Stepping
R0 R0
Processor Operating Mode
 64-bit
 64-bit
PCI Express Configuration
 1x8+2x4
 1x16
 2x8
 1x8
 2x4
 1x1
 1x8+2x4
 1x16
 2x8
 1x8
 2x4
 1x1
Processor Codename
 Skylake
 Skylake
Processor Lithography
14nm 14nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65W 65W
Bus Type
 DMI
 DMI3
 DMI
 DMI3
Processor Cache Type
 Smart Cache
 Smart Cache
Processor Installed
 Processor installed
 Processor installed

Memory

Internal Memory
12GB 16GB
BEST
Memory Clock Speed
1,600MHz 2,133MHz
BEST
Memory Slot
 4x DIMM
 4x DIMM
BEST
Memory Layout
 2 x 8
 2 x 8
Maximum Internal Memory
16GB 32GB
BEST
Internal Memory Type
 DDR3-SDRAM
 DDR4-SDRAM
 DDR3-SDRAM
 DDR4-SDRAM
BEST

Storage

Total Storage Capacity
2TB
BEST
256GB
Storage Medium
 Hybrid-HDD
 HDD
 SSD
 Hybrid-HDD
 HDD
 SSD
BEST
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 256GB
Solid State Drive Installed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Hard Drive Speed
7,200 RPM Unknown - Click to provide data
Hard Drive Interface
 Serial ATA
 Serial ATA
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
8GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
2TB Unknown - Click to provide data
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
 SSD
 SSD
Storage Drive Installed
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Optical Drive

Optical Drive
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Optical Drive Type
 DVD Super Multi
 DVD Super Multi

Graphics

On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
 Intel HD Graphics 530
 Intel HD Graphics 530
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
 AMD Radeon R7 340
 AMD Radeon R7 340
Open GL Graphics Adapter
 Open GL graphics adapter
 Open GL graphics adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
1912 1912
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version
 4.4
 4.4
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
 12.0
 12.0
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
1,150MHz 1,150MHz
On-Board Graphics Adapter Maximum Resolution
4096 x 2304 4096 x 2304
On-Board Graphics Adapter Output
 DisplayPort
 Embedded DisplayPort (eDP)
 HDMI
 DVI
 DisplayPort
 Embedded DisplayPort (eDP)
 HDMI
 DVI
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
350MHz 350MHz
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
4096 x 2304 4096 x 2304
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
3 3
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
1.74GB 1.74GB
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
4096 x 2304 4096 x 2304

Operating System/software

Operating System
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Home
Recovery Operating System
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Pro

Networking

Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
WiFi
 WiFi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
 1000
 100
 10
 1000
 100
 10
BEST
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection

Ports & Interfaces

Serial Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Out Port
1 1
Microphone in Port
 Microphone in port
 Microphone in port
Line-Out Port
 Line-out port
 Line-out port
Line-In Port
 Line-in port
 Line-in port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
PS/2 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
4 8
BEST

Expansion Slots

PCI Express X16 Slot
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PCI Express X4 Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PCI Express X1 Slot
1 2
BEST

Design

Chassis Type
 SFF
 SFF
Case Placement
 Vertical
 Vertical
Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Motherboard Chipset
 Intel H110
 Intel H110
Product Type
 PC
 PC

Processor Special Features

Intell Identity Protection Technology
 Intell identity protection technology
 Intell identity protection technology
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
 Intel quick sync Videotechnology
 Intel quick sync Videotechnology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
 Intel Hyper-Threading technology
 Intel Hyper-Threading technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
 Intel Turbo Boost technology
 Intel Turbo Boost technology
Intel VPro Technology
 Intel vPro technology
 Intel vPro technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
 Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) technology
 Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) technology
Intel 64
 Intel 64
 Intel 64
Embedded Options Available
1 1
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
 Enhanced Intel SpeedStep technology
 Enhanced Intel SpeedStep technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
 Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
 Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel HD Graphics
 Intel HD Graphics
 Intel HD Graphics
Intel Secure Key
 Intel Secure Key
 Intel Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
 Intel Clear Video technology
 Intel Clear Video technology
Intel AES New Instructions
 Intel AES New Instructions
 Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
 Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
 Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel TSX-NI
 Intel TSX-NI
 Intel TSX-NI
Idle States
1 1
Intel Built-In Visuals Technology
 Intel Built-in Visuals technology
 Intel Built-in Visuals technology
OS Guard
 OS Guard
 OS Guard
Intel Insider
 Intel Insider
 Intel Insider
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
 Intel Clear Video HD technology
 Intel Clear Video HD technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
1 1
Execute Disable Bit
 Execute disable bit
 Execute disable bit
Intel InTru 3D Technology
 Intel InTru 3D Technology
 Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
 Intel trusted execution technology
 Intel trusted execution technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
 Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
 Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
 Intel virtualization technology (VT-x)
 Intel virtualization technology (VT-x)
Instruction Set
 AVX
 AVX 2.0
 SSE
 SSE4.1
 SSE4.2
 AVX
 AVX 2.0
 SSE
 SSE4.1
 SSE4.2
Intel Enhanced Halt State
 Intel enhanced halt state
 Intel enhanced halt state
Processor Code
SR2BT SR2BT
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID
 Intel clear video technology for MID
 Intel clear video technology for MID
Scalability
 1S
 1S
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
1 1
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
 Intel virtualization technology for directed I/O
 Intel virtualization technology for directed I/O
Thermal Solution Specification
 PCG 2015C
 PCG 2015C
Processor Package Size
37.5mm 37.5mm
CPU Configuration (max)
1 1
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
1 1
Graphics & IMC Lithography
14nm 14nm
Intel TSX-NI Version
1 1
Intel Smart Cache
 Intel Smart Cache
 Intel Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
1 1
Processor ARK ID
88196 88196

Power

Power Supply
220W 240W

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.7kg
Height
396.4mm 100mm
BEST
Depth
462.9mm 381mm
BEST
Width
175.5mm
BEST
338mm

Packaging Content

Mouse Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mouse included
Keyboard Supplied
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Keyboard supplied
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