The extra memory, in fact, probably gives the Acer a bigger advantage than the quad-core chip itself. While under load, the Acer consumed a relatively high W, much more power hungry than either the Dell or the HP, which consumed about W on the same task. Apple iTunes encoding test in seconds Shorter bars indicate better performance. We’ve changed, we promise. New components under the hood make for a faster iMac. How did our reviewer describe Acer’s Aspire V5?

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Hidden media card reader. It’s not marketed as a “green” PC per se, so it’s no surprise that the system was a smidge more power hungry than mid-priced systems like the HP sf and the Dell XPS Integrated graphics are not DX10 hardware compatible. Very solid machine for its price. It’s a machine for those who want to get into photo editing or even video editing as a hobby without paying a fortune.

If all you need is a capable PC with a decent hard drive, you can get away with a less expensive dual-core system.

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Acer’s new gaming PCs include a VR-ready desktop. The extra memory, in fact, probably gives the Acer a bigger advantage than the quad-core chip itself. We recommend logging in before writing a review. Bandersnatch is here to cap a twisted Neither four CPU cores nor the added RAM are enough to make the Acer even a passable gaming system, as you can see from its unplayable frame rate, but we suspected as much from the beginning.


The M is average on the green scale, but that’s okay, since it’s not marketed as a green PC to begin with. It’s available from Costco, Circuit City, Newegg.

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Velocity Micro Acr E The small form factor Mac Mini costs less than ever, but isn’t as flexible as other Macs. There’s space for at least three additional hard drives and a pair of front-accessible drives one 5. Acer Aspire M Sign in to comment Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic.

Adobe Photoshop CS3 image-processing test in seconds Shorter bars indicate better performance. How would you change Acer’s Aspire S5?

The company also unveiled two budget-friendly Aspire laptops. Joel is proof that you asplre escape the retail grind: We said that for a little bit more money, you coul Looks run in the family now, but the edition of the Envy Curved All-in-One 34 has Still, this combination is fast enough to get the job done. The disparity in speed between processor and chipset would be more of a factor if you were using faster and more expensive RAM in an attempt to overclock the processor, but few users of this system will be doing that.


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Review Sections Review Specs. How would you change Acer’s Aspire V5? The Microsoft Office day trial rears its bloated head as well. Looking for a powerful yet reasonably priced desktop computer to do multimedia tasks?

What is clear, as you can see from our benchmark results, is that the Acer has a definite speed aslire.

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His background includes managing mobile, desktop and network infrastructure on both the Macintosh and Windows platforms. Front USB ports are intelligently organized. It doesn’t have any 3D gaming performance to speak of at least on the DX10 sidethough it lets you rip through multimedia tasks quickly. It sports a sleek glossy front panel, with almost indistinguishable doors that conceal the optical drives.

The back of the case looks like a standard mini-tower PC, albeit with a couple of extras. An RSS reader and document clipping service called eSobi also day trialware is only semi-useful, especially when you consider there are myriad free RSS aggregators and readers on the Web.