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Acer Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD

Acer Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 Core Intel Core I5 8GB 500GB HDD 4 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 3GHz 8GB 500GB HDD

4 Intel Core I5-3xxx 3GHz 8GB Sep 2013
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Fit In WellEasy 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... More
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12 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency (650 megahertz) compared to most of the other personal computers that have been available for a comparable time to the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD. The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of desktop computers that have been available for around the same time as the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD range from 200MHz to 690MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 380MHz.

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Acer Has Good PC Reviews

Personal computers from Acer have an average rating of 82 out of 100, which is in the top 59% of all personal computer manufacturers that we have looked at.

Quite Big Internal Memory

The Acer Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD has a fairly big internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD. The average internal memory of medium processor core personal computers that were launched around the same time as the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD is 7.5GB, and the internal memory range from 2GB to 64GB.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This PC supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many desktop computers of a comparable spec and age to it.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

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

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

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

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Two PCI Slots

The Acer Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD has more PCI slots than most of the medium processor core personal computers that were released more than two years ago. This computer is a two PCI slot desktop computer compared to most of the personal computers that are a comparable age to the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD which only have one PCI slot.

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Eight USB 2.0 Ports

The Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD is a eight USB 2.0 port desktop computer. Most of the other computers that are a comparable age to the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports.

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Supports One Case Placement

The number of placements supported by the Acer Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD is more than most medium processor core personal computers that have been around for around the same time as it. This Acer PC supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most commonly supported case placement supported by medium processor core personal computers that were released more than two years ago.

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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type

The optical drive type of this personal computer is DVD Super Multi, which is typical of many PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Very Narrow

The average width of medium processor core personal computers that were released around the same time as the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD is 190mm, and the widths range from 33mm to 490mm. With a width of only 100 millimeters, the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD is quite narrow compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that were released around the same time as the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD.

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5 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is the most frequently found storage medium on medium processor core personal computers 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 number of compatible memory card supported by the Acer Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD is more than most medium processor core personal computers that are a comparable age to it. This computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory card supported by medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD. The compatible memory cards "Memory Stick (MS)", "MMC" and "xD" are also supported by this desktop computer.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memory of medium processor core personal computers that were launched around the same time as the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD range from 2GB to 260GB. With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other PCs of a similar age and spec to the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

Across all the PCs of this age and spec the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.3GHz to 4.4GHz. With a maximum turbo frequency of only 3.2 gigahertz, the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD has one of the slower maximum turbo frequencies amongst similar spec PCs of this age.

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

At only 3 gigahertz, the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD has a fairly slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other PCs of this type and age. The slowest processor clock speed of comparable spec computers that were released more than two years ago is 1GHz, the fastest is 4.1GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 3.1GHz.

If you would prefer a desktop computer with a faster processor clock speed then you might want to consider the Lenovo ThinkCentre E73 (£1,005.84) (3.1GHz).

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3 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD

Released Over Three Years Ago

This desktop computer was released over three years ago.

Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD has a relatively average total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been available for around the same time as the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD.

If you are looking for a desktop computer with a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to consider the Apple Mac Pro (£2,899.99) (512GB).

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Average Hard Drive Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Aspire XC600 3GHz 4 core Intel Core i5 8GB 500GB HDD has a fairly standard hard drive capacity compared to most of the other personal 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
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
Integrated Card Reader
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
WiFi Standard
WiFi
Cabling Technology
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 2.0 Port
Expansion Slots
PCI Slot
Design
Chassis Type
Case Placement
Case Colour
Performance
Compatible Processor Series
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 Turbo Boost Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel FDI Technology
Idle States
Intel Insider
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel InTru 3D Technology
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
Thermal Solution Specification
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
Mouse Included
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied
Other Features
Cooling Type
Technical Details
Intel Visual Technology

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers c600wpfc220, c600wpfc220w, c600wpfc220wc, c600wpfc220wcr
Barcodes 04712196689247

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