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Acer Aspire GX-281 Available Now for $799
      #49872 - 06/08/17 04:33 PM

Acer announced today the U.S. availability of the Acer Aspire GX-281-UR11 desktop PC. Acer Aspire GX-281-UR11 desktop leverages an AMD Ryzen 5 processor providing the performance required for mid-level gaming, 3D movie watching, video editing and a 4K display. Here's more info on this affordable desktop PC from Acer:

The new AMD Ryzen R5-1400 processor boasts four cores and 8 threads to deliver a max turbo core speed of 3.4GHz and enough power to support up to a 4K resolution monitor for the ultimate in vibrant visuals or up to four monitors to deepen gaming immersion and enhance multi-tasking. Working in tandem with powerful NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics and 8GB DDR4 memory (upgradable to 64GB DDR4), the Acer Aspire GX-281 can take on the latest games, including 3D and VR titles. Based on the NVIDIA Pascal architecture, it delivers up to 3X faster performance than the prior generation GPU during VR gaming.

The armor-shaped black chassis is highlighted with red arrow-like design features and red front LED lights for a commanding look and appeal. An optional wireless charging deck works with smartphones and other mobile devices that support the Qi standard. In addition, a 1TB hard drive(1) offers lots of room for archiving files and apps, while an optical drive provides excellent storage backup as well as music and movie playback.

A front access USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C port enables quick and easy plug in, while two SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type A ports deliver twice the effective data throughput performance of the existing SuperSpeed USB for quick data transfers and downloads. The system also provides four USB 2.0 ports for connecting to peripherals, while HDMI and DisplayPort support the latest displays. An SD(TM) Card reader is available for copying videos, photos and more from a wide array of cameras and digital devices. Three audio jacks support up to three headsets for gaming matches with friends and family. Bluetooth 4.0 LE works with wireless headsets, game sticks, mice, keyboards and more, while 802.11ac wireless provides a fast Internet connection.

Price and Availability
The Acer Aspire GX-281-UR11 gaming desktop is available with Windows 10 Home 64-bit at leading retailers starting at $799 MSRP. For more info visit

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