This computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many personal computers of this spec and age.
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11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most frequently supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on comparable spec computers that came out more than two years ago.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
The Aspire TC-605 has one of the bigger hard drive capacity (1,000 gigabyte) amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age. Across all the PCs of this spec and age the hard drive capacity range from 320GB to 3TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 800GB.
Quite Big Total Storage Capacity
At 1,000 gigabyte, the Acer Aspire TC-605 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other personal computers of this spec and age. The total storage capacity of medium processor core personal computers that were released more than two years ago range from 32GB to 3TB, and the average total storage capacity is 710GB.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many similar spec desktop computers that were launched more than two years ago.
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10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology
This computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for more than two years.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most commonly found processor cache level on medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
Eight Processor Threads
The Aspire TC-605 has more processor threads than most of the medium processor core personal computers that have been available for more than two years. Most of the personal computers of a comparable age and spec to the Aspire TC-605 only have between four and seven processor threads, however this computer has eight processor threads.
Supports One Compatible Memory Card
The number of compatible memory card supported by the Acer Aspire TC-605 is more than most personal computers that have been on the market for more than two years. This computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory card supported by PCs of this age and type.
Quite Big L3 Cache
The average L3 cache of PCs of a similar spec and age to the Aspire TC-605 is 6.9MB, and the L3 caches range from 2MB to 10MB. At 8 megabytes, the Aspire TC-605 has a fairly big L3 cache compared to most of the other PCs of a similar type and age to the Aspire TC-605.
Supports One Case Placement
The Aspire TC-605 has a greater number of placements than most medium processor core personal computers that are a comparable age to it. This computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most commonly supported case placement supported by comparable spec personal computers that have been around for a similar time to the Aspire TC-605.
Has One Memory Slot
The number of memory slots found on the Aspire TC-605 is more than most personal computers of a comparable type and age to it. This computer has a 4x DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot found on personal computers of this age and type.
Has One Cable Included
The number of included cables found on the Aspire TC-605 is more than most PCs of a comparable spec and age to it. This desktop computer has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included found on medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the Aspire TC-605.
DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type
The optical drive type of this desktop computer is DVD Super Multi, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to it.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This desktop computer supports a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently supported discrete graphics memory type on desktop computers of this age and type.
Across all the personal computers of this type and age the depths range from 33mm to 690mm, and the average depth is 360mm. The Acer Aspire TC-605 is one of the shallower personal computers that were released more than two years ago (only 269.5 millimeters) amongst comparable spec personal computers of this age.
With a height of only 100 millimeters, the Aspire TC-605 is one of the shorter medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire TC-605 amongst PCs of this age. Desktop computers of this type and age have heights of between 19mm and 560mm.
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Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The Acer Aspire TC-605 is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port desktop computer.
Only HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is typical of many computers of this age and type. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.
Only Two USB 3.0 Ports
The Aspire TC-605 is a two USB 3.0 port personal computer.
Only One PCI Express X1 (Gen 1.x) Slot
The Aspire TC-605 is a one PCI Express x1 (Gen 1.x) slot PC.
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When compared to other PCs of a similar type and age to the Aspire TC-605, the Aspire TC-605's width of 367 millimeters is one of the widest. The narrowest personal computer of a similar age and spec to the Aspire TC-605 is 33mm wide and the widest is 490mm.
3 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire TC-605
Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when Acer released the Aspire TC-605.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 3.4 gigahertz, the Aspire TC-605 has a fairly standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other PCs of this age and spec.
Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the Aspire TC-605 has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other computers that have been on the market for more than two years.
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Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-4xxx
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Socket H3 (LGA 1150), LGA1150
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Memory Channel Supported Processor
Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor
Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor
Memory Type Supported Processor
Max Internal Memory Supported Processor
Conflict Free Processor
PCI Express Lane (maximum)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Configuration
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Processor Cache Type
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Interface
Serial ATA, Serial ATA II
Storage Drive Installed
Integrated Card Reader
Optical Drive Type
DVD Super Multi
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4600
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 745
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Windows 8, Windows 8.1
Operating System Architecture
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
10, 10, 100, 10, 100, 1000
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Mini PCI Express Slot
PCI Express X16 Slot
PCI Express X1 Slot
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intell Identity Protection Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Secure Key
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
AVX, AVX 2.0, SSE, SSE4.1, SSE, SSE4.2
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version