Acer Continues to Release Ready-Assembled PCs and Produces Aspire XC-730

A new product by Acer resembles a nettop in appearance. However, taking into account its 419.5 × 100 × 291.6 mm dimensions, we should not concern it to be of this type of devices. This is about Aspire XC-730, operated by the preinstalled Windows 10 Home (64-bit) OS.



The system is based on the 4-core Intel Apollo Lake Pentium J4205 processor with 1.5–2.6 GHz actual frequency. The Acer Aspire XC-730 features 2 MB of cache SM, DDR4/DDR3L RAM dual-channel controller and an Intel HD 505 graphics solution. The CPU cooling system is likely to be passive; and the side panel holes provide additional chilling of inner components without the need in extra fans. The volume of RAM memory equals to 4 GB, though, can be extended to 8 GB. The HDD capacity is 1 TB at 7,200 rpm.


The novelty from Acer is equipped with a DVD-writer, an HDMI, a DisplayPort, a D-Sub, audio and four USB 3.0 ports, as well as with a Gigabit Ethernet slot and Wi-Fi adapter. The power consumption rate of this PC …

It Happened: the Phanteks Enthoo Elite Pre-order Is Real Now

Phanteks has worked very hard to produce its new extraordinary RGB-backlit PC case – Enthoo Elite, and nowadays it is available for pre-order at a price of £800. This Big-Tower chassis with the dimensions of 270 x 750 x 615 mm is supplied in the special shipment case and has a steel frame and 4 mm aluminium panels. The tempered glass side panel and modular structure let anyone see inner parts and customize the case to meet one’s demands.



Phanteks Enthoo Elite is able to hold an E-ATX system with a CPU cooler of up to 21 cm height, as well as graphic cards of any length. An additional Mini-ITX system can be installed. The novelty is powered by two ATX supply units or one ATX supply unit combined with the Phanteks Power Splitter.


There is enough space for five 140 mm fans and two hubs for PWM fans connection. Up to four 480 mm radiators and a big reservoir for the water cooling system can be mounted. Customers can also use fittings for pumps.


The interface is …

‘Mini-Mighty’ MSI Z97I Gaming AC Motherboard Review

Ever-increasing popularity of mini-ITX mainboards is accounted for the augmentation of small-sized PC systems, work- and multimedia stations, as well as gaming platforms. The latter lay down specific demands towards hardware base, requiring the combination of high performance, durability and price-efficiency. MSI is ready to satisfy those demands, by offering ‘mini, but mighty’ Z97I Gaming AC system board. Being a part of Intel Z97 chipset family, this tiny tot owns all ‘Gaming’ series facilities, despite compact dimensions. Let’s check them out.



Specs Overview


MSI Z97I Gaming AC is based on Intel Z97 chipset targeting Haswell-based CPUs for Socket LGA1150 platform (Celeron, Pentium, Core i3/i5/i7 series). The implemented PCB accommodates a pair of DIMM slots for DDR3 SDRAM modules (16 GB volume) with the clock frequencies from 1333 MHz to 3300 MHz. Expansion facilities are introduced by a single PCI-e 3.0 x16 slot with no backup from PCI slots. The board comes …
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