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Acer Aspire XC-605

Acer Aspire XC-605 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 3.4GHz 8GB 1TB HDD

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 3.4GHz 8GB Mar 2014
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Easy to place, easy to set up: Whether on a bookcase shelf, in a corner of your desk, or tucked underneath, this compact PC just fits. It's perfect for storing movies and media, as a gaming or... More
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12 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many few processor core computers that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Acer Has Good PC Reviews

Few processor core computers built by Acer have good ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all PCs (not just few processor core computers) and found that Acer also has good ratings across its entire range.

11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This personal computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many computers that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

At 1,150 megahertz, the Aspire XC-605 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other personal computers of a similar age and type to the Aspire XC-605. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of PCs of a similar age and type to the Aspire XC-605 range from 750MHz to 1,200MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

The average hard drive capacity of personal computers of a similar age and spec to the Aspire XC-605 is 600GB. With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Aspire XC-605 has one of the bigger hard drive capacity amongst few processor core computers of this age.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

Personal computers of this age and spec have total storage capacity of between 4GB and 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 560GB. With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Aspire XC-605 has one of the bigger total storage capacity amongst personal computers of this age.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Aspire XC-605 has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to the Aspire XC-605. The internal memory of similar spec PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 1GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 4.9GB.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This PC supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most commonly supported PCI Express slots version on similar spec desktop computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This PC has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most frequently found processor cache level on desktop computers of a similar type and age to it.

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Has One Cable Included

The number of included cables found on the Aspire XC-605 is more than most desktop computers of a similar age and spec to it. This PC has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on few processor core computers that were launched around the same time as the Aspire XC-605.

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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type

The optical drive type of this computer is DVD Super Multi, which is the most commonly found optical drive type on PCs of this age and spec.

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Narrow

PCs of a comparable age and type to the Aspire XC-605 have widths of between 3.4mm and 390mm. The Aspire XC-605 is quite narrow (only 100 millimeters) compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been around for a comparable time to the Aspire XC-605.

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2 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this personal computer is HDD, which is the most frequently found storage medium on few processor core computers that came out around the same time as it. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.

If the storage speed of this few processor core PC is too slow for you then you might also want to consider the Shuttle DSA2LS (Flash).

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Only One PCI Express X1 Slot

The Aspire XC-605 is a one PCI Express x1 slot PC.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire XC-605

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this computer was released.

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 3.4 gigahertz, the Aspire XC-605 has a relatively average processor clock speed compared to most of the other few processor core computers that were launched more than two years ago.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Thread
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Cache Level
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Processor Model
Processor That Supports ECC
Memory Channel Supported Processor
Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor
Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor
Memory Type Supported Processor
Max Internal Memory Supported Processor
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Series
Tcase
PCI Express Lane (maximum)
Stepping
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Processor Installed
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive
Storage Drive Installed
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Bluetooth
WiFi Standard
WiFi
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out Port
Microphone in Port
Line-Out Port
Line-In Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
Mini PCI Express Slot
PCI Express X16 Slot
PCI Express X1 Slot
Design
Chassis Type
Case Colour
Performance
Audio System
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intell Identity Protection Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel AES New Instructions
Idle States
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Instruction Set
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
RoHS Compliant
Packaging Content
Cable Included
Display Included
Technical Details
Intel Visual Technology

Expert Reviews

(2)
10 November 2014

The capable, compact, and attractive Acer Aspire AXC-605-UR11 isn't the only budget desktop PC out there, but it is one of the most affordable...

Compact, space-saving design
Attractive front panel dresses up basic construction
No Wi-Fi
Limited room for upgrades and expansion
29 November 2013

The Acer Aspire AZC-605-UR21 is a decent sub $600 all-in-one PC, though for the money there are alternatives that also merit consideration...

Nice Price
Adjustable webcam
USB 3.0 on front and back panels
802.11 abgn Wi-Fi
Bottom Line
The AZC 605-U 21 is a decent entry level all-in-one PC, though for the money there are alternatives that also merit consideration

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 16 May 2014 by Christina E.
(Verified Purchase)

Unlike some I don't think it's really fair to list windows 8 as a con and review hardware based on its software... If you don't like it you shouldn't purchase a computer with it pre-installed when... Read more…

For the actual hardware, this is a good buy. Very compact, 3 processor, 4gb ram, optical drive, 1tb hd, and windows os. Not bad for the price. Even comes with a decent mouse and kb
None, it was DOA
Good price for 3
Small, quiet, cheap, decently powerful processor for the price, and room for a small amount of upgrades like a low pro. video card and 16g of ram
All around its a wonderful little pc, and its on sale
Nothing really
Because I didn't have time to set it up in the 30 day window from purchase, I am stuck with this piece of crp
Unreliable
To fit most video cards would require some modification to the case due to the pci express slot being so close to the top. But I know hardcore gaming is not what this was meant for and the on board gr
Power supply is also a bit weak for any upgrades at only 220w

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