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Acer Veriton M420

Acer Veriton M420
alaAverage 1.9

8 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of Acer Veriton M420. The average rating for this product is 1.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 37/100.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 user reviews of Acer Veriton M420 from The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Desktops on

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May, 2018

Consumer review (

Great for the money


1 more gig of ram would have been spectacular

this computer is a great buy


May, 2009

Consumer review (

Drivers from Acer


It works. It's quiet. It does everything my parents need for it to do

Hope you don't need the drivers. I did a clean install of XP and planned to download the drivers from their web site. Right now none of the driver links work for this system. They haven't worked for over a week. Opened a support ticket with Acer....

May, 2009

Consumer review (

Acer M420, large and pretty but crashes too often ”


Acer M420 comes with Edifier speakers and a large, wide screen. At first glance and sweet-taking from a sales rep it is very easy to fall into thinking that this is the computer for you. The sound is adequately nice, rating near an eight, and the...

Nov, 2009

Product Specifications

The Veriton M420 combines a powerful AMD Athlon X2 processor and the AMD chipset, to provide abundant potential for superior productivity. Enhanced with extra usability functions via Acer Empowering technology, this desktop is a low-cost, high-efficiency workstation that fits perfectly into a workplace or SOHO setting.

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Micro tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Micro tower

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Micro tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Micro tower

Cache Memory

Installed Size:1MB
Per Processor Size:1MB


Chassis type:SFF / Tower
Color of product:Silver
Intel segment tagging:Enterprise, Small Business

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)


Energy Management

Power consumption (typical):220
Power supply:250


Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon HD 3200 / Intel GMA
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter:N / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:733
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics


Country Kits:United States
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Acer Veriton


Chipset Type:AMD 780G


Internal memory:1 / 2 / 3 / 4
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM / DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:1333
Memory layout:1 x 1 / 2 x 1 / 3 x 1
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 1 / 2 x 1 / 3 x 1


Type: None


Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Type:Network adapter
Wi-Fi:No / Yes

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi

Optical Storage


OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows Vista Business / XP Professional downgrade

Other Features

Floppy drive installed: No
Graphics adapter family:AMD
Networking features:Gigabit Ethernet
On-board graphics adapter:No / Yes
TV tuner integrated: No
Wireless Technology:IEEE 802.11b/g/n

Packaging Content

Display included: No
Handheld remote control: No


Audio output channels:7.1
Audio system:HD Audio / High Definition Audio 5.1
Chipset:Intel H57 Express
Motherboard chipset:Intel H57 Express
Product type:PC

Ports & interfaces

DVI port:No / Yes
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in:No / Yes
PS/2 ports quantity:2
S/PDIF out port: Yes
Serial ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:8 / 9
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


Power consumption (typical):220
Power supply:250


64-bit Computing: Yes
Bus type:DMI
Clock Speed:2.3GHz/2.5GHz/2.6GHz
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):22
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Installed Qty:1
Max Supported Qty:1
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):21
Memory channels supported by processor:2
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3 1066/1333
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Number of Processing Die Transistors:382
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processing die size:81
Processor:4450B / 5000B / i3-530
Processor cache:1 / 4
Processor cache type:L2 / Smart Cache
Processor codename:Clarkdale
Processor cores:2
Processor family:AMD Athlon X2 / Intel Core i3-xxx
Processor frequency:2.3 / 2.5 / 2.6 / 2.93
Processor lithography:32
Processor model:4450B / 5000B / i3-530
Processor Number:4450B/4850B/5000B
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-500 Desktop series
Processor socket:Socket H (LGA 1156)
Processor threads:4
System bus data transfer rate:2.5
System bus rate:2.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):73
Type:Athlon X2

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:45
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Physical Address Extension (PAE):36
Processor ARK ID:46472
Processor package size:37.5
Supported instruction sets:SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: No


Installed Size:1GB/2GB/3GB
Max Supported Size:8GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty


Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Premium / Windows Vista Business


Card reader integrated:No / Yes
Compatible memory cards:MMC, MS PRO, SD, xD
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Host interface:SATA
Total Storage Capacity:160 / 500

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:Serial ATA-300

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:160GB
Type:Personal computer

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:ATI Radeon HD 3200

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:13.9 / 17.9
Height:10.4 / 14.6
Width:3.94 / 7.2