Pros

  • Six USB ports
  • Case is easy to mount to a monitor's back

Cons

  • Included mouse and keyboard are uncomfortable

At A Glance

The Veriton VN282G's six USB ports may tempt you, but don't expect this PC to do much more than basic spreadsheet work.

Manufacturer’s Description

Acer America, part of the world's second largest PC vendor, today expanded its line of Veriton nettops for the U.S. professional market with the Veriton N282G, a powerful new model for viewing HD content and the Veriton N281G, an update to Acer's first commercial nettop that's engineered for tackling office productivity tasks.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://us.acer.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Atom
Processor speed 1.8 MHz
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Secondary Graphics Chipset Nvidia Ion
General Information
UPC Code 884483733620
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces HDMI
Memory
Memory size 2048.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1333.0 MHz
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Professional

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 42.0
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 939.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 624.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 558.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking 1072.0
Content Creation
Image Editing 1142.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 859.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 647.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 523.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 465.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 27.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 18.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 15.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 16.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 15.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 13.1   Frames per second (higher is better)