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Acer Aspire XC-780

Acer Aspire XC-780
alaScore 89

253 reviews

Dec, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 1 expert reviews and 252 user reviews from international sources. Users rate it 79/100. The average review date is May 24, 2017. We have compared these reviews to 321681 reviews from other Desktops. The alaScore™ for this product is 89/100 = Very good. Last update: Dec 10, 2018.

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Expert review by (which.co.uk)

Acer Aspire XC-780 review

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A slim desktop PC with a small footprint, the Acer Aspire XC-780, with its sixth generation Intel i3 processor and 8GB of Ram, this should be a competent machine for most average users. Asus models have proved a mixed bag in our testing, so can this...

Jun, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire XC-780

 

Very nice PC and seems very quick. With an upgrade to SSD this would really fly. I am very impressed with Acer.

The Acer software that comes with it and it came bundled with McAfee (which is useless). Other than that it is a great PC for the price.

Dec, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire XC-780

 

Very easy to set up and great performance so far. Migrated old desktop and works really well.

None so far

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (currys.co.uk)

ACER Aspire XC-780 Desktop PC

 

Very easy to set up and great performance so far. Migrated old desktop and works really well.

None so far

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire XC-780

 

Excellent PC, virtually sets itself up. Perfect for Home/office general use. fantastic value for money. bought this as Which? magazine reviewed it as the best PC they had tested, ive not been disappointed.

Have not found any yet.

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (currys.co.uk)

ACER Aspire XC-780 Desktop PC

 

Excellent PC, virtually sets itself up. Perfect for Home/office general use. fantastic value for money. bought this as Which? magazine reviewed it as the best PC they had tested, ive not been disappointed.

Have not found any yet.

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (currys.co.uk)

ACER Aspire XC-780 Desktop PC

 

Fast processor

none

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire XC-780

 

Fast processor

none

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (currys.co.uk)

ACER Aspire XC-780 Desktop PC

 

Fast to set up and use. Broadband at 32-45 Mbps. Very small compared to my previous desktop. Pleased with my purchase.

Took some time to find the dongle for the mouse and keyboard.

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire XC-780

 

Fast to set up and use. Broadband at 32-45 Mbps. Very small compared to my previous desktop. Pleased with my purchase.

Took some time to find the dongle for the mouse and keyboard.

Nov, 2017

Product Specifications

Certificates

Certification:BSMI, CB, CCC, CE, FCC / BSMI\n CB\n CCC\n CE\n FCC / BSMI\nCB\nCCC\nCE\nFCC / BSMI\nCB\nCE\nCCC\nFCC / CB, FCC, BSMI, CE / CE, FCC / RoHS, BSMI, CB, CCC, CE, FCC
Energy Star certified:Y / Yes
RoHS compliance:Y / Yes

Design

Cable lock slot:Y
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Chassis type:8.5L sized PC / Desktop / SFF / Tower / USFF
Color of product:Black
Placement supported:Vertical
Product color:Black
Volume:8.5

Energy Management

Power supply:220

Expansion Slots

PCI Express x1 slots:1
PCI Express x16 slots:1
PCI slots:2

Graphics

CUDA:Y
Discrete graphics adapter:N / Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:1 / 2 / 4
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon R5 310 / AMD Radeon R7 340 / No / Not available / NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030 / NVIDIA GeForce GT 705 / NVIDIA GeForce GT 710 / NVIDIA GeForce GT 720 / NVIDIA GeForce GT 730 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 745
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR4 / GDDR5
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.7 / 1.74 / 64
Number of discrete graphics adapters:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
NVIDIA G-SYNC:N
NVIDIA GameWorks VR:N
On-board graphics adapter:Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter 4K support:Y
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:350
On-board graphics adapter burst frequency:950
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12 / 12.0
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 1050 / 1100 / 1150 / 950
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x1902 / 0x1912 / 0x5902 / 0x5912 / 1912 / 5912
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 610 / Intel HD Graphics 630 / Intel® HD Graphics 510 / Intel® HD Graphics 530 / Intel® HD Graphics 630
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4

Memory

ECC:N
Internal memory:12 / 16 / 4 / 6 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR4-SDRAM / LPDDR2-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16 / 32
Memory clock speed:2133 / 2400
Memory layout:1 x 4 / 1 x 8
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4 / 1 x 8
Memory slots:2x DIMM / 2x SO-DIMM
Non-ECC:Y

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 / 1000
Internal modem:N / No
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 / IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Optical Drive

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

Packaging Content

Bundled software:Acer Care Center, Acer Configuration Manager, Acer Portal, Acer User Experience Program Framework, Accessory Store, Quick Access, Acer Drive, abDocs, abFiles, abMusic, abPhoto / McAfee® Internet Security Suite - 30 days trial
Display included:N / No
Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard supplied:Y / Yes
Manual:Y
Mouse included:Y / Yes
Speakers supplied:Y

Performance

Audio output channels:5.1
Audio system:High Definition Audio
Chipset:Intel H110
Compatible processor series:Core i3 / Core i5 / Core i7
Motherboard chipset:H110 Express / Intel H110 / Intel H110 Express
Product type:PC

Ports & interfaces

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

Power

Power supply:220

Processor

Bus type:DMI3
Conflict Free processor:Y
ECC supported by processor:N / Y
FSB Parity:N / No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:64
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):34.1
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600,1866,2133 / 1333,1600,2133,2400 / 1866,1333,2133,1600 / 2133,1333,1600,1866
Memory types supported by processor: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, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 / 1x16,1x8+2x4,2x8 / 1x16,2x8,1x8+2x4 / 2x8, 1x8+2x4, 1x16 / 2x8,1x8+2x4,1x16
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor:i3-6100 / i3-7100 / i5-6400 / i5-6400T / i5-7400 / i7-6700
Processor boost frequency:2.8 / 3.3 / 3.5 / 4 / 4.2
Processor cache:3 / 6 / 8
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache
Processor codename:Kaby Lake / Skylake
Processor cores:2 / 4
Processor family:6th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Intel Core i3-6xxx / Intel Core i3-7xxx / Intel Core i5-6xxx / Intel Core i5-7xxx / Intel Core i7-6xxx / Intel Core i7-7xxx / Intel Pentium G
Processor frequency:2.2 / 2.7 / 3 / 3.3 / 3.4 / 3.5 / 3.6 / 3.7 / 3.9
Processor lithography:14
Processor model:G4400 / G4560 / i3-6100 / i3-7100 / i5-6400 / i5-7400 / i7-6700 / i7-7700
Processor operating modes:32-bit, 64-bit / 64-bit
Processor series:Intel Core i3-6100 Desktop series / Intel Core i3-6100 series / Intel Core i5-6400 Desktop series / Intel Core i5-7400 Desktop Series / Intel Core i7-6700 Desktop series / Intel Pentium G4400 series For Desktop / Intel Pentium G4500 series For Desktop
Processor socket:LGA 1151 (Socket H4) / LGA1151 / Socket H4 (LGA 1151)
Processor threads:2 / 4 / 8
Stepping:B0 / R0 / S0
System bus data transfer rate:8
System bus rate:8
Tcase:65 / 66 / 71
Thermal Design Power (TDP):47, 51 / 47, 54 / 51 / 54 / 65
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N / No / Y / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y / Yes
Execute Disable Bit:Y / Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:14
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 Demand Based Switching:N / No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology:N / No
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y / Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access:N / No
Intel FDI Technology:N / No
Intel Flex Memory Access:N / No
Intel HD Graphics:Y
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology:N / No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N / Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / No / Y / Yes
Intel TSX-NI:N / Y
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00 / 1.00
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 Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
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® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N / Y
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y
Intel® Insider™:Y / Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Optane™ Memory Ready:Y
Intel® OS Guard:Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N / Y
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / N / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / Y
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:88179 / 88185 / 88196 / 90729 / 97128 / 97143 / 97147 / 97455
Processor code:SR2BS / SR2BT / SR2BY / SR2DC / SR2HG / SR32W / SR32Y / SR338 / SR35C
Processor package size:37.5 / 37.5 x 37.5
Scalability:1S
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / AVX 2.0,SSE4.1,SSE4.2 / SSE4.1, AVX 2.0, SSE4.2 / SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX 2.0 / SSE4.1,AVX 2.0,SSE4.2 / SSE4.1,SSE4.2 / SSE4.2, AVX 2.0, SSE4.1 / SSE4.2,AVX 2.0,SSE4.1
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y / Yes
Thermal solution specification:PCG 2015C

Software

Bundled software:Acer Care Center, Acer Configuration Manager, Acer Portal, Acer User Experience Program Framework, Accessory Store, Quick Access, Acer Drive, abDocs, abFiles, abMusic, abPhoto
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:FreeDOS / Windows 10 / Windows 10 Home
Operating system language:Italian
Trial software:McAfee Internet Security Suite

Storage

Card reader integrated:N / Y / Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400 / 7200
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 2000 / 3000 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA / Serial ATA II / Serial ATA III
Hard Drive Size:3.5
Hard drive speed:5400 / 7200
Host interface:SATA / Serial ATA II / Serial ATA III
Number of hard drives installed:1 / 1000
Number of SSDs installed:1
Number of storage drives installed:1 / 2
Number of storage drives supported:1
Solid-state drive capacity:128 / 256 / 512 / 96
Solid-state drive interface:M.2 / Serial ATA III
Solid-state drive interfaces:Serial ATA III
Storage media:HDD / HDD+SSD / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 1096 / 1128 / 1256 / 128 / 1512 / 2000 / 2128 / 2512 / 256 / 3000 / 500 / 512

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:11.5 / 15.7 / 16.5
Height:10.9 / 11.5 / 16.5
Weight:11 / 17.6 / 18.7
Width:3.9 / 3.94