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Acer Aspire GX-781

Acer Aspire GX-781
alaScore 89

79 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 79 reviews of Acer Aspire GX-781. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Views about the design and reliability are on the whole positive. The usability and price also get good reviews, whereas there are some negative opinions about the size.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Acer Aspire GX-781 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (currys.co.uk)

ACER Aspire GX-781 Gaming PC

 

Everything

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

ACER GX781

 

Everything

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (currys.co.uk)

ACER Aspire GX-781 Gaming PC

 

For first time pc gamer the computer is a good choice.graphics are good with nivida graphics card and i5 processor. Easy to set up pc. It starts up fast you don't have to wait for pc to load up to start like windows 7 or xp for instance. Also the...

Only one sata point on motherboard for hard drive. When there is 2 hard drive slots. Only option is to disconnect dvd rw player to free up another sata point for second hard drive and use external dvd rw player because there is no slot for a pci-e sata...

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

ACER GX781

 

For first time pc gamer the computer is a good choice.graphics are good with nivida graphics card and i5 processor. Easy to set up pc. It starts up fast you don't have to wait for pc to load up to start like windows 7 or xp for instance. Also the...

Only one sata point on motherboard for hard drive. When there is 2 hard drive slots. Only option is to disconnect dvd rw player to free up another sata point for second hard drive and use external dvd rw player because there is no slot for a pci-e sata...

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (currys.co.uk)

ACER Aspire GX-781 Gaming PC

 

Super fast pc, plays all the older and latest games effortlessly while the graphics are still high.

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

ACER GX781

 

Super fast pc, plays all the older and latest games effortlessly while the graphics are still high.

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (currys.co.uk)

ACER Aspire GX-781 Gaming PC

 

Good PC

Audio Ports on front of PC are a little iffy

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

ACER GX781

 

Good PC

Audio Ports on front of PC are a little iffy

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (currys.co.uk)

ACER Aspire GX-781 Gaming PC

 

Looks great, quite, powerful. Excellent response from the SSD and relatively cheap. Could almost struggle to build a custom computer for less with same spec.

Lack of USB ports on front of machine. There is storage expansion space but would mean unwireing the DVDR due to no spare port

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

ACER GX781

 

Looks great, quite, powerful. Excellent response from the SSD and relatively cheap. Could almost struggle to build a custom computer for less with same spec.

Lack of USB ports on front of machine. There is storage expansion space but would mean unwireing the DVDR due to no spare port

Oct, 2017

Product Specifications

Certificates

Certification:CE / CE, BSMI, CE, FCC, CB / CE\nFCC\nCB / McAfee® Internet Security Suite - 30 days trial
Energy Star certified:Y / Yes
RoHS compliance:Y / Yes

Design

Chassis type:Desktop / Tower
Color of product:Black / Black, Red
Intel segment tagging:Enterprise, Small Business
Placement supported:Vertical
Product color:Black

Energy Management

Power supply:500

Expansion Slots

PCI Express x1 slots:1
PCI Express x16 slots:1

Graphics

CUDA:N / Y
Discrete graphics adapter:N / Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2 / 3 / 4 / 8
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon RX 480 / AMD Radeon RX 580 / Not available / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR4 / GDDR5 / GDDR5X
Graphics adapter DisplayPorts quantity:3
Graphics adapter DVI-D ports quantity:1
Graphics adapter HDMI ports quantity:1
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:64
Number of discrete graphics adapters:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
NVIDIA G-SYNC:N / Y
NVIDIA GameWorks VR:N / Y
On-board graphics adapter:Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:350
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12.0
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 1100 / 1150
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x5912 / 5912
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 630 / Intel® HD Graphics 630
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4

Memory

Internal memory:12 / 16 / 4 / 6 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR4-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:32 / 64
Memory clock speed:2133 / 2400
Memory layout:1 x 8 / 2 x 8
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 8 / 2 x 8
Memory slots:2x DIMM

Networking

Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0 / 4.0 LE / 4.2
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11ac
Wi-Fi:N / No / Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi / DVD Super Multi DL / DVD-RW / DVD±RW / N
Optical drives quantity:1

Packaging Content

Bundled software:McAfee® Internet Security Suite - 30 days trial
Display included:N / No
Keyboard Layout:AZERTY
Keyboard supplied:Y / Yes
Keyboard type:AZERTY
Manual:Y
Mouse included:Y / Yes
Windows keys:Y

Performance

Audio output channels:5.1
Chipset:Intel H110
Motherboard chipset:H110 Express / Intel H110 / Intel H110 Express
Product type:PC

Ports & interfaces

DisplayPorts quantity:1 / 3
DVI port:N / No / Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in:Y
Line-out:Y
Microphone in:Y / Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:4
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2 / 3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

Power supply:300 / 500
Power supply input frequency:50 - 60
Power supply input voltage:100 - 240

Processor

Bus type:DMI3
Conflict Free processor:Y
ECC supported by processor:N
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:64
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600,2133,2400
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3L, DDR4-SDRAM / DDR3L,DDR4-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM,DDR4-SDRAM
Memory voltage supported by processor:1.35
Number of processors installed:1
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 1x8+2x4, 2x8 / 1x16,1x8+2x4,2x8
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor:i5-7400 / i7-7700
Processor boost frequency:3.5 / 4.2
Processor cache:3 / 6 / 8
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Kaby Lake
Processor cores:2 / 4
Processor family:7th gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Intel Core i5-7xxx / Intel Core i7-7xxx
Processor frequency:3 / 3.6 / 3.9
Processor lithography:14
Processor model:i3-7100 / i5-7400 / i7-7700
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor series:Intel Core i5-7400 Desktop Series
Processor socket:LGA 1151 (Socket H4) / Socket H4 (LGA 1151)
Processor threads:4 / 8
Stepping:B0 / S0
System bus data transfer rate:8
System bus rate:8
Thermal Design Power (TDP):51 / 65
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N / No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y / Yes
Execute Disable Bit:Y / Yes
Idle States:Y / Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y / Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology: Yes
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N / Y
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / Y / Yes
Intel TSX-NI:Y
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y
Intel vPro Technology:No / Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y / Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N / Y
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® OS Guard:Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / N
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / Y
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:97128 / 97147 / 97455
Processor code:SR32W / SR338 / SR35C
Processor package size:37.5 x 37.5
Scalability:1S
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / AVX 2.0,SSE4.1,SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y / Yes
Thermal solution specification:PCG 2015C

Software

Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:FreeDOS / Windows 10 / Windows 10 Home
Trial software:McAfee

Storage

Card reader integrated:Y / Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD
Hard disk rotational speed:7200
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 2000
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA / Serial ATA II / Serial ATA III
Hard Drive Size:3.5
Hard drive speed:7200
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Number of storage drives installed:1 / 2
Solid-state drive capacity:128 / 256 / 512 / 96
Solid-state drive interface:Serial ATA / Serial ATA III
Solid-state drive interfaces:SATA / Serial ATA III
Storage media:HDD / HDD+SSD / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 1096 / 1128 / 1256 / 128 / 1512 / 2000 / 2128 / 2256 / 256

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:18.2
Height:15.6 / 3.79
Weight:18.7 / 19.4
Width:6.91