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Acer Veriton N281

Acer Veriton N281
alaScore 77

15 reviews

Oct, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews of Acer Veriton N281. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Opinions about the design and usability are overall positive. The price and size are also mentioned favorably.

size, price, usability, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Acer Veriton N281 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Acer Veriton N281 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Desktops on People are impressed by the size and design.

design, size

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Acer Veriton N VN281G-UA4252W Intel Atom D425 1.8GHz/ 2GB/ 500GB/ NO ODD/ Windows 7 Pro Desktop PC (Black/Gray)Acer Veriton N VN281G-UA4252W Intel Atom D425 1.8GHz/ 2GB/ 500GB/ NO ODD/ Windows 7 Pro Desktop PC (Black/Gray)

Oct, 2017

Expert review by: Joel Santo Domingo (

Acer Veriton VN281G-UA425W


The Acer Veriton VN281G-UA425W is a compact, quiet nettop for business users. Though it's inexpensive, its processor is painfully slow for anything but the most basic of tasks.

Inexpensive. Compact. Quiet. Built-in 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi.

Slow processor. Videos and Web surfing are jerky. No HDMI, DisplayPort, or DVI.

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Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: J (

Great PC, compact size, not 32bit as advertised


I needed this PC to run the access control system of a 15 story condo building that had to be run on Win7 Pro 32 bit. It came with 64 bit. We were advised to order it again, and we got the same thing the second time. I now have two PC's that have been...

Jun, 2013

Consumer review by: N/A (

OS not as advertised


Should have been installed as advertised, or at least stated somewhere that they are pre-installed with 64 bit with an option for 32-bit.

Easy to setup, mounts on the back of the users screens, No longer have to have a computer foot print on the floor. I have ordered older versions of these computers in the past couple of years and have had no issues. Wireless works well, with no...

I bought this particular computer because it was advertised as having a 32-bit OS installed. Which isn't a big deal to me, but our programmers are still having some 64 bit issues. So I buy the 32 bit systems to give them more time to work on the 64 bit...

Jun, 2013

Consumer review by: John (

Acer Veriton N281G


Small and compact fits neatly on the back of the monitor. Setting up was easy and installed Microsoft office 2010. This unit will be used in a dusty environment. Great value!

Would be good to have recovery disks supplied on CD or stick.

May, 2013

Consumer review by: Richard (

Acer Veriton N281G


conveniently sits on desk good value for money expandable memory

64 bit W7 installed when 32 would be more appropriate

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: John (

Acer Veriton N281G


Very easy to setup added benefit is the wireless feature.

None that I've found

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: Michael (

Acer Veriton N281G


serial port very small almost noiseless keeps under 45 degree C in full duty adjustable vesa mount (power button usable on top, behind small and big screens)

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Peter (

Acer Veriton N281G


Compact. On-board wifi Value

Default windows install is 64 bit which is crazy for such a low powered box. To get 32 bit you have to re-install. There should be an option during setup.

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Peter (

Acer Veriton N281G


Small form fitted on the back of my existing monitor. Ideal as a home computer where e-mails, internet, and social media is the main use but where video and photography is also needed at a non-professional level.

Windows 7 really needs more RAM, and although the Veriton is upgradeable i would have thought the additional RAM could have been included

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: daphne (

Acer Veriton N281G


small size, light weight, portability.

have not found any!

May, 2012

Product Specifications


Intel segment tagging:Enterprise, Small Business
Water cooling system: No


On-board graphics adapter memory:0.25


Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:4
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):6.4
Memory channels supported by processor:1
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3 800 (SODIMM only); DDR2 667/800
Processor cache level:L2
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Pineview
Processor Series:Intel Atom D400 series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):10

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Physical Address Extension (PAE):32
Processor ARK ID:49489 / 49490
Processor package size:22


Number of storage drives installed:1