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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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11 Reasons For

Good Brand

We calculated the average reviews for all Acer desktop computers and also specifically for Acer few processor cores computers and found that in both cases Acer had good reviews.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This desktop computer supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many similar spec PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most commonly supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on computers of this age and type.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The Aspire XC-605 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s (1,150 megahertz) amongst comparable spec personal computers of this age. Across all the similar spec personal computers that were launched more than two years ago the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 750MHz to 1,200MHz.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Aspire XC-605 has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other computers of a comparable age and spec to the Aspire XC-605. The average hard drive capacity of few processor cores computers that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire XC-605 is 610GB, and the hard drive capacitys range from 250GB to 2TB.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The Acer Aspire XC-605 has one of the bigger total storage capacitys (1,000 gigabyte) amongst comparable spec computers of this age. The total storage capacitys of similar spec PCs that have been available for more than two years range from 4GB to 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 550GB.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire XC-605 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other PCs that were launched more than two years ago. The average internal memory of personal computers of this spec and age is 5.1GB, and the internal memorys range from 1GB to 16GB.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

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

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This personal computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many computers of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Has One Cables Included

The number of included cables found on the Aspire XC-605 is more than most few processor cores computers that have been around for more than two years. This Acer computer has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire XC-605.

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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 comparable spec personal computers that came out around the same time as it.

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1 Reason Against

Only HDD Storage Media

The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is typical of many desktop computers that are a similar age to 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.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire XC-605

Released Over Two Years Ago

This computer was released over two years ago.

Average Processor Frequency

At 3.4 gigahertz, the Acer Aspire XC-605 has a pretty typical processor frequency compared to most of the other personal computers that are a similar age to the Aspire XC-605.

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Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Threads
System Bus Rate
Processor Cache Level
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Processor Model
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Channels Supported by Processor
Memory Bandwidth Supported by Processor (max)
Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor
Memory Types Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Series
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Configurations
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Number of Processors Installed
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Interface
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Number of Storage Drives Installed
Optical Drive
Optical Drives Quantity
Optical Drive Type
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
Wi-Fi Standards
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Expansion Slots
Mini PCI Express Slots
PCI Express X16 Slots
PCI Express X1 Slots
Chassis Type
Colour of Product
Audio System
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Idle States
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Execute Disable Bit
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Supported Instruction Sets
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Processor ARK ID
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
RoHS Compliance
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Display Included
Technical Details
Intel Visual Technology

Expert Reviews

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

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
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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