This PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on medium processor core computers that were released around the same time as it.
On average Acer medium processor core computers have good reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all desktop computers produced by Acer.
Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
The Aspire TC-605 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies (1,200 megahertz) amongst PCs of this age. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of medium processor core computers that were launched around the same time as the Aspire TC-605 range from 850MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,200MHz.
11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This personal computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many medium processor core computers that have been available for a comparable time to it.
Quite Big Total Storage Capacity
Across all the PCs of a similar age and spec to the Aspire TC-605 the total storage capacity range from 32GB to 2.3TB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the Aspire TC-605 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec personal computers that are a similar age to the Aspire TC-605.
Quite Big Internal Memory
The Aspire TC-605 has a fairly big internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other computers that came out around the same time as the Aspire TC-605. The internal memory of personal computers that have been around for a similar time to the Aspire TC-605 range from 2GB to 64GB.
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Has One Cable Included
The number of included cables found on the Aspire TC-605 is more than most similar spec personal computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This personal computer has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included found on medium processor core computers that came out around the same time as the Aspire TC-605.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This personal computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many personal computers of this spec and age.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on computers that are a similar age to it.
Eight Processor Threads
The Acer Aspire TC-605 has more processor threads than most of the computers that are a similar age to the Aspire TC-605. This desktop computer is a eight processor thread PC compared to most of the similar spec desktop computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire TC-605 which only have between four and seven processor threads.
Fairly Big L3 Cache
The Aspire TC-605 has a quite big L3 cache (8 megabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec personal computers that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire TC-605. Across all the comparable spec desktop computers that were released more than two years ago the L3 caches range from 2MB to 10MB, and the average L3 cache is 7MB.
Has One Memory Slot
The number of memory slots found on the Acer Aspire TC-605 is more than most medium processor core computers that have been available for a similar time to it. This Acer PC has a 4x DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot found on medium processor core computers that are a similar age to the Aspire TC-605.
DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type
The optical drive type of this personal computer is DVD Super Multi, which is the most commonly found optical drive type on PCs of this age and type.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This desktop computer supports a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many desktop computers that are a comparable age to it.
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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 personal computer. Most of the other medium processor core computers that are a comparable age to the Aspire TC-605 have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
Only HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this personal computer is HDD, which is typical of many medium processor core computers that have been on the market for more than two years. 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 Supports One Compatible Memory Card
The number of compatible memory card supported by the Acer Aspire TC-605 is more than most comparable spec personal computers that came out around the same time as it. This PC supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory card supported by personal computers of a comparable spec and age to the Aspire TC-605.
Only Two USB 3.0 Ports
The Aspire TC-605 is a two USB 3.0 port PC.
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The weights of computers of a similar spec and age to the Aspire TC-605 range from 250g to 24kg, and the average weight is 8kg. At 10.1 kilograms, the Aspire TC-605 is quite heavy compared to most of the other personal computers that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire TC-605.
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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 average processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core computers that were released more than two years ago.
Average Hard Drive Capacity
At 1,000 gigabyte, the Acer Aspire TC-605 has a fairly average hard drive capacity compared to most of the other similar spec desktop computers that were launched around the same time as the Aspire TC-605.
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Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-4xxx
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Cache Level
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
Smart Cache, L3
Memory Clock Speed
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Hard Drive Capacity
Compatible Memory Card
Hard Drive Speed
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 Memory
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 745
Open GL Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
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 3.0 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 (Gen 1.x) Slot
PCI Express X1 Slot
Water Cooling System
Password Protection Level
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intell Identity Protection Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
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
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Weight & Dimensions
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Intel Virtualization Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Intel Visual Technology
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