Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Acer Aspire XC-730

Acer Aspire XC-730
alaScore 89

13 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 reviews of Acer Aspire XC-730. 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. People really like the reliability and price. The size and usability also get good feedback.

usability, size, price, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Acer Aspire XC-730 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 13 reviews)

User Reviews  

Showing 8 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews

Disclaimer:

Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 8 of 8 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (5)

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Quick & easy to use. Great size screen.

 

Pleased with help in store & product when I got it home.

Dec, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

First class

 

Would do it again no problem money well spent And no hassle

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Good desktop setup

 

A good all round pc. Good graphics, hdmi lead included. Good quality. Let down slightly by only 4 USB ports, but a usb self powered hub bought extra cured that.

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

My husband never gets cross with this computer

 

Peace reigns in our household. My husband has no problems with this computer.

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Enjoying the 24' screen good quality ,basically al

 

Product is fine,i'm happy and would buy it again !!

Sep, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Does the job

 

My desktop is fabulous but the issue is that it doesn't have an inbuilt speaker. Had to buy a speaker for it. I wouldn't recommend this if you are a music and video lover

Sep, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

My PC looks fab

 

The price is ok and my PC looks great.

Sep, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

A great PC at a good price.

 

DO buy one

Aug, 2017

Product Specifications

Certificates

Certification:CE, FCC, CB / CE\nFCC\nCB / RoHS, CE, FCC, CB
Energy Star certified:Y / Yes
RoHS compliance:Y / Yes

Design

Chassis type:Desktop / Tower
Color of product:Black
Placement supported:Vertical

Energy Management

Power supply:65

Expansion Slots

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

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N / Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:1 / 2
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon R5 330 / Not available / NVIDIA GeForce GT 710
Graphics adapter Open GL support:Y
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:8
Number of discrete graphics adapters:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
Number of execution units:12 / 18
On-board graphics adapter:Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:250
On-board graphics adapter burst frequency:700 / 800
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 500 / Intel HD Graphics 505

Memory

Internal memory:4 / 6 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:1866
Memory layout:2 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4 / 2 x 4
Memory slots:2x DIMM

Networking

Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi:N / Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac

Optical Drive

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

Packaging Content

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

Performance

Audio output channels:5.1
Audio system:High Definition Audio
Product type:PC

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack:Y
DisplayPorts quantity:1
DVI port:N / No / Y
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in:Y / Yes
Line-out:Y / Yes
Microphone in:Y / Yes
Number of SATA III connectors:2
Total number of SATA connectors:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:4
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

Power supply:65 / 90
Power supply input frequency:50/60
Power supply input voltage:100 - 240

Processor

Conflict Free processor:Y
ECC supported by processor:N
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:8
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1866,2400
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3L,LPDDR3-SDRAM,LPDDR4-SDRAM
Number of processors installed:1
PCI Express configurations:1x2+2x1, 4x1 / 1x2+2x1,4x1 / 1x2, 1x2+2x1 / 1x2,1x2+2x1
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processor:J3355 / J4205
Processor boost frequency:2.5 / 2.50 / 2.6 / 2.60
Processor cache:2
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Apollo Lake
Processor cores:2 / 4
Processor family:Intel Pentium J / Intel® Celeron® / Intel® Pentium®
Processor frequency:1.5 / 1.50 / 2 / 2.00
Processor lithography:14
Processor model:J3355 / J4205
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor series:Intel Pentium Processor J4000 Series for Desktop
Processor socket:BGA 1296 / BGA1296
Processor threads:2 / 4
Stepping:B1
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):10
Tjunction:105

Processor special features

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 Anti-Theft Technology: No
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 HD Audio Technology: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology:N / No
Intel Secure Boot:Y
Intel Smart Connect Technology:N / No
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y / Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y
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):Y
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio):Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y
Intel® Insider™:N / No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® OS Guard:N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Response Technology:N / No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:N / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Processor ARK ID:95591 / 95597
Processor code:SR2Z8 / SR2ZA
Processor package size:24 x 31
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y / Yes
UART:Y

Software

Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Linux / Windows 10 / Windows 10 Home
Trial software:McAfee Internet Security Suite

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 / Serial ATA II
Number of hard drives installed:1
Number of storage drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 2000

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:16.5
Height:11.5
Weight:12.1 / 18.7
Width:3.94