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Acer Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD

Acer Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 Core Intel Core I5 6GB 1TB HDD 4 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 3.1GHz 6GB 1TB HDD

4 Intel Core I5-3xxx 3.1GHz 6GB May 2013
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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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10 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many personal computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Good Brand

Acer is one of the better rated computer manufacturers according to average expert and user review score data that we have collected for all desktop computers.

Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

Similar spec computers that came out more than two years ago have hard drive capacity of between 320GB and 3TB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD.

If this personal computer hard drive capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Alienware X51[plb_2177038_price] (2TB).

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Acer Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec desktop computers that have been available for more than two years. Across all the computers of this age and type the total storage capacity range from 32GB to 3TB.

PCs with a bigger total storage capacity that might be worth considering include the Alienware X51[plb_2177038_price] (2TB).

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This personal computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most commonly found processor cache level on desktop computers of a similar spec and age to it.

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10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology

This PC has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most frequently found cabling technology on computers of this age and type.

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Eight USB 2.0 Ports

The Acer Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD is a eight USB 2.0 port computer. Most of the other PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports.

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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type

The optical drive type of this computer is DVD Super Multi, which is typical of many desktop computers of a comparable age and type to it.

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Very Narrow

The average width of medium processor core personal computers that were launched more than two years ago is 190mm. At only 100 millimeters, the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD is fairly narrow compared to most of the other PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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8 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is the most frequently found storage medium on PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. 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.

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Only Supports Four Compatible Memory Cards

The Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD has a greater number of compatible memory card than most similar spec personal computers that were launched around the same time as it. This desktop computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory card supported by medium processor core personal computers that were launched more than two years ago. The compatible memory cards "Memory Stick (MS)", "MMC" and "xD" are also supported by this computer.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memory of desktop computers of this spec and age range from 2GB to 260GB. When compared to other medium processor core personal computers that have been around for a similar time to the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD that we have checked, the maximum internal memory of the Acer Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD of only 8 gigabytes is one of the smallest.

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Only One PCI Express X1 Slot

The Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD is a one PCI Express x1 slot desktop computer. Most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD have between one and two PCI Express x1 slots.

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Quite Small L3 Cache

The Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD has one of the smaller L3 caches (only 6 megabytes) amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age. Computers of this age and type have L3 caches of between 2MB and 10MB, and the average L3 cache is 6.9MB.

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Only Four Processor Threads

The Acer Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD is a four processor thread computer.

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Only One PCI Express X16 Slot

The Acer Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD is a one PCI Express x16 slot personal computer. Most of the other desktop computers of a similar age and spec to the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD have between one and two PCI Express x16 slots.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

With a maximum turbo frequency of only 3.3 gigahertz, the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD has one of the slower maximum turbo frequencies amongst computers of this age. The maximum turbo frequencies of personal computers that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD range from 1.3GHz to 4.4GHz.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Acer released the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 3.1 gigahertz, the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD has a pretty average processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that are a comparable age to the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD.

If you want a faster processor clock speed then you might want to consider the HP Pro 3500[plb_2264500_price] (3.2GHz).

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Average Internal Memory

At 6 gigabytes, the Aspire XC600 3.1GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 6GB 1TB HDD has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other computers of this spec and age.

If this Acer computer internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Alienware X51[plb_2502156_price] (8GB).

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Specification

Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Thread
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
L3 Cache
Processor Cache Level
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Maximum Turbo Frequency
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
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Configuration
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
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
Compatible Memory Card
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive
Storage Media Type
Integrated Card Reader
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
WiFi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB 2.0 Port
Expansion Slots
PCI Express X16 Slot
PCI Express X1 Slot
Design
Case Colour
Performance
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intell Identity Protection Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel AES New Instructions
Idle States
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Instruction Set
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Software Driver Included
Display Included
Other Features
Cooling Type

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer dtsljek115

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