Pros

  • Great general performance
  • Small chassis

Cons

  • Limited connectivity options
  • Ho-hum storage capacity

At A Glance

You can’t expect a miracle from a $500 budget PC; this Acer machine couples solid speeds with a cookie-cutter design.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://us.acer.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core i3
Processor speed 3.3 MHz
Cache size 3.072 KB
Processor count 1
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Secondary Graphics Chipset Intel HD Graphics 1000 (GT1)
Storage
Drive size 409.0 GB
Drive type Hard Disk Drive
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Combo - PS/2 mini-DIN Keyboard/Mouse
  • Ethernet - RJ45
  • HDMI
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus 2.0
Ethernet Type Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
Memory
Memory size 4096.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 667.0 MHz
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Case
Chassis style Compact