PCs manufactured by Acer have an average rating of 82 out of 100, which is in the top 47% of all desktop computer manufacturers that we have analysed.
64-Bit Processor Operating Modes
This desktop computer supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many PCs of a comparable type and age to it.
Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
The Aspire XC-605 has one of the bigger maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys (1.74 gigabytes) amongst medium processor cores computers of this age. The average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Aspire XC-605 is 5.2GB.
Fairly Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
The smallest discrete graphics adapter memory of similar spec personal computers that were launched around the same time as the Aspire XC-605 is 1GB, the biggest is 8.2TB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 1.3TB. At 2,048 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire XC-605 has a fairly big discrete graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other computers of a similar type and age to the Aspire XC-605.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many desktop computers of this age and spec.
10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology
This computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is typical of many medium processor cores computers that have been around for a comparable time to it.
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Supports One Placement Supported
The number of placements supported by the Aspire XC-605 is more than most medium processor cores computers that have been around for more than a year. This Acer personal computer supports a Vertical placement supported, which is the most frequently supported placement supported supported by computers of a similar age and spec to the Aspire XC-605.
DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type
The optical drive type of this desktop computer is DVD Super Multi, which is the most frequently found optical drive type on personal computers that are a similar age to it.
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Only HDD Storage Media
The storage speed of this personal computer is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage media on PCs of this age and type. 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.
Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This desktop computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many computers of this age and type.
Very Small Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
The maximum graphics adapter memorys of PCs of a similar spec and age to the Aspire XC-605 range from 1GB to 2.1GB, and the average maximum graphics adapter memory is 1.7GB. The Aspire XC-605 has a fairly small maximum graphics adapter memory (only 1.024 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire XC-605.
Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency
The slowest processor boost frequency of similar spec PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Aspire XC-605 is 1.8GHz and the fastest is 4.4GHz. At only 3.3 gigahertz, the Acer Aspire XC-605 has a fairly slow processor boost frequency compared to most of the other desktop computers that were released one year ago.
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Released Over a Year Ago
Acer released the Aspire XC-605 over a year ago.
Average Processor Frequency
At 3.1 gigahertz, the Aspire XC-605 has a relatively typical processor frequency compared to most of the other computers that have been available for a similar time to the Aspire XC-605.
Average Hard Drive Capacity
With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Aspire XC-605 has a pretty average hard drive capacity compared to most of the other computers that were launched around the same time as the Aspire XC-605.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
At 1,000 gigabyte, the Acer Aspire XC-605 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other PCs of this age and type.
Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the Aspire XC-605 has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other personal computers of this age and spec.
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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
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