Pros

  • Great price-to-performance ratio
  • Large number of USB ports for external connections

Cons

  • Internal construction limits upgrades
  • External connection options lack diversity

At A Glance

Acer's inexpensive Aspire X3400 makes a strong showing for a reasonable price.

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Athlon II X3 435
Processor speed 2.9 MHz
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce 9200M GS
General Information
UPC Code 884483168279
Memory
Memory size 4096.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Other Features
Devices
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 104.0
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 279.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 382.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 231.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking 309.0
Content Creation
Image Editing 458.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 363.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 461.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 203.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 262.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 218.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 18.17   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 9.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 7.83   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 16.43   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 8.26   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 6.72   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1024x768 8.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 8.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1024x768 12.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1680x1050 12.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1920x1200 12.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 12.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1680x1050 12.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1920x1200 12.7   Frames per second (higher is better)