Buyers Guide | BTS 2010
Acer® AX3950-U2042 Desktop
Acer® Confidential
v1.0 - May 20, 2010
Acer® AX3950-U2042 Desktop
Multitasking Productivity
Selling Points
1 Blazing Core i3 Performance in a Small Footprint
Smart performance starts here with the new Intel® Core™ i3
processor featuring 4-way multi-tasking processor power allowing
each core to work on tasks simultaneously.
Model
Acer® AX3950-U2042 Desktop
MSRP
On-Shelf date
$599.99
June 20, 2010
The streamlined and stylish Aspire X3950 is just one-third the
size of a traditional PC taking up little desk space while providing
flexibility and scalability to satisfy all home computing needs.
Work and play fast with 6GB DDR3 Memory providing quick
system response so you can multitasking effortlessly.
Always have a way to connect to the Internet reliably with
802.11b/g/n Wireless and 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN.
High Level Specifications
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor
(3.0GHz, 4MB Cache)
Windows® 7 Home Premium 64-bit
Intel® H57 Express Chipset
6144MB DDR3 Dual-Channel 1333MHz Memory
Integrated Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator HD
1TB SATA Hard Drive (Green Product - variable RPM)
16X DVD±R/RW SuperMulti Drive
Multi-in-1 Digital Media Card Reader
10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN (RJ-45 port)
11 - USB 2.0 Ports (5 Front, 6 Rear)
1 - HDMI™ Port
USB Keyboard and Optical Mouse
Stylish and Classic Small-Form Factor Design
2 Stunning HD Visual Experience
Product Messaging
Taglines
Multitasking Productivity
Positioning Statement
The sleek all-black Aspire AX3950 Desktop with illuminated blue
power button is designed with fast performance, flexibility and
expandability to satisfy your multitasking and personal computing
needs while bringing a rich HD experience. With powerful Intel®
Core™ i3 processing performance, hefty amounts of Memory, HD
graphics, large 1TB Hard Drive and great media features its the
perfect home computing and entertainment center to power
through tasks, have fun with your digital media and enjoy more of
your entertainment.
Integrated Intel® HD Graphics provides stunning graphics
enabling more efficient media and 3D performance for smooth,
high-definition video playback, along with advanced 3D
capabilities.
Extend your HD movies and the highest-quality content to your big
screen television or external LCD easily with a single cable
through the HDMI Port.
High-Definition Audio support provides intuitive sound and
enhanced base from any pair of speakers.
Watch movies and burn DVDs and CDs of your favorite music,
digital photos and movies with the SuperMulti Optical Drive.
3 Massive Storage and Plenty of Extras
Acer Arcade 2010 is your all-in-one media portal that offers an
effortless approach to manage your digital media.
Packaging and Documentation
Hardware Items
USB Keyboard and Optical Mouse
AC Power Cord
Documentation
Setup Poster
Registration / Limited Warranty Card
Online Documentation
User's Guide
Manage your files with the expansive and fast 1TB Hard Drive,
equipped to store all your digital photo albums, media library, and
work documents.
An astonishing (11) USB Ports provide convenient fast connection
to printers, flash drives, video cameras and other peripherals.
The Multi-in-1 Digital Media Card Reader is located in the front
for convenient access when transferring photos, music and video
from popular digital devices.
Windows® 7 Home Premium makes it easy to create a home
network and share all of your favorite photos, videos and music. If
you like media, Home Premium is for you.
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Acer® Confidential
v1.0 - May 20, 2010
Acer® AX3950-U2042 Desktop
Detailed Product Specifications
Processor
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor
(3.0GHz, 4MB Cache)1
with Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
Chipset
Intel® H57 Express Chipset
Memory
6144MB DDR3 Dual-Channel 1333MHz Memory2
(2 x 2048MB, 2 x 1024MB); Expandable to 8GB
4 DDR3 Slots (Total) | 0 DDR3 Slot (Available)
Video
Integrated Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator HD
Audio
High Definition Audio Support
Hard Drive
1TB SATA Hard Drive (Green Product - variable RPM)3
Optical Drive
16X DVD±R/RW SuperMulti Drive
Write Max: 16X DVD±R, 6X DVD-RW, 8X DVD+RW,
8X DVD±R DL, 5X DVD-RAM, 48X CD-R,
32X CD-RW
Read Max: 16X DVD-ROM, 40X CD-ROM
Digital Media Card Reader
Multi-in-1 Digital Media Card Reader
CompactFlash® (Type I and II), CF+™ Microdrive,
MultiMediaCard (MMC), Reduced-Size MultiMediaCard (RSMMC), Secure Digital™ (SD) Card, xD-Picture Card™, Memory
Stick®, Memory Stick PRO™
Communications
10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN (RJ-45 port)
Input Devices
USB Keyboard and Optical Mouse
Case Design
Stylish and Classic Small-Form Factor Design
Interfaces
11 - USB 2.0 Ports (5 Front, 6 Rear)
1 - HDMI™ Port
1 - VGA port
1 - RJ-45 Ethernet Port
1 - High-Definition Headphone Jack
1 - Microphone Jack
2 - PS/2 Ports (Keyboard and Mouse)
3 - Audio Ports
Expansion Slots
Total
1 - PCI-E x1
1 - PCI-E x16
Available
1 - PCI-E x1
1 - PCI-E x16
Expansion Bays
Total
1 - 3.5" HDD
1 - 5.25" ODD
Available
0 - 3.5" HDD
0 - 5.25" ODD
McAfee® Internet Security Suite 20095
Microsoft® Works and Office Home and Student 2007 Trial5
Nero® 9 Essentials
Acer Arcade Deluxe
Power Supply
220W
Dimensions (System)
10.5 (H) x 4.0 (W) x 13.9 (D) inches
265 (H) x 100 (W) x 352 (D) mm
Dimensions (Box)
14 (H) x 7 (W) x 20 (L) inches
355.6 (L) x 177.8 (W) x 508 (D) mm
Weights
12 lbs. | 5.4 kg (system unit only)
Approximately 19 lbs. | 8.6 kg (box)
Pallet Quantity
84 units per pallet
Limited Warranty
1 Year Parts and Labor Limited Warranty with Toll Free
Tech Support4
UPC
884483177189
(1) Overall system performance is based on several PC attributes. GHZ, processor clock speed, is one of the
attributes.
(2) Shared system memory may be allocated to support integrated graphics depending on system memory
size and other factors. Actual system memory available to the operating system will be reduced by the amount
of shard system memory utilized by the graphics solution and resources required by the operating
environment.
(3) 1 GB is 1 billion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less and may vary depending on preloaded materials
and operating environment. Acer eRecovery Management utilizes up to 8 GB (10 GB with Microsoft® Works
with Office Home and Student 2007 Trial) of the stated hard disk capacity as dedicated backup space.
(4) For a free copy of the standard limited warranty end‐users should see a reseller where Acer products are
sold or write to Acer America Corporation, Warranty Department, P.O. Box 6137, Temple, TX 76503. TFT
displays commonly exhibit a small number of discolored dots, so‐called
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“nonconforming pixels.” This
phenomenon is a limitation of TFT LCD technology, not a product defect and, as such, is not covered by the
limited warranty or by the upgrade programs. For International travelers warranty Valid only in countries where
Acer has an authorized repair facility. For a list of those countries go to http://global.acer.com/support/itw.htm.
or call 800‐816‐2237.
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Services and response times may vary in countries outside the U.S. and Canada
(5) 60-days of complimentary subscription. Internet connection required to start trial.
Part Number
PT.SE602.016
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Software
Windows® 7 Home Premium 64-bit
Acer eRecovery Management
Adobe® Flash® Player
Adobe® Reader®
Google Toolbar
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