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Acer Chromebox CXI

Acer Chromebox CXI
alaScore 93

116 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 116 reviews of Acer Chromebox CXI. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. People really like the design and size. The reliability and price are also mentioned favorably.

usability, price, reliability, size, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Acer Chromebox CXI is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Acer Chromebox CXI

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 85 user reviews of Acer Chromebox CXI from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Desktops on Amazon.com. Comments about the design and size are overall positive. The price and usability are also appreciated, whereas many are critical about the reliability.

usability, price, size, design

reliability

92% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Acer Chromebox CXI-2GKM Desktop (with Keyboard and Mouse)Acer Chromebox CXI-2GKM Desktop (with Keyboard and Mouse)

Sep, 2018

Product Specifications

Certificates

Certification:CE, FCC, BSMI, CCC, CB
RoHS compliance:Y / Yes

Design

Chassis Type:0.6L sized PC / SFF / Small Desktop / USFF
Colour of product:Black / White
Placement supported:Vertical
Water cooling system: No

Expansion slots

Mini PCI Express slots:1

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N
Discrete graphics adapter model: No
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:2
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:3
On-board graphics adapter:Y
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:100 / 200
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:11.2/12 / 12
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 800
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0xA16
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics / Intel HD Graphics 4400 / Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI

Memory

Internal Memory:2 / 4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:4 / 8
Memory clock speed:1600
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 2 / 1 x 4

Networking

Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0 / 4.0 LE
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi:No / Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11ac / IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:N / No

Other features

Form factor:1.5L sized PC
Intel Virtualization Technology:VT-d, VT-x / VT-x
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT):VT-d, VT-x / VT-x

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Cables included:AC
Display included:N / No
Keyboard Included:N / Y
Keyboard supplied:Y / Yes
Mouse included:N / Y / Yes

Performance

Audio system:HD
Product Type:Mini PC

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port: No
DC-in jack: No
DisplayPorts quantity:1
DVI port:N / No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Line-out:Y / Yes
Microphone in:N / Yes
Number of SATA III connectors:2 / 4
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
Total number of SATA connectors:2 / 4
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:4
USB 3.0 ports quantity:4

Power

Power Supply:65

Processor

Bus type:DMI2
Configurable TDP-down:10
Configurable TDP-down frequency:600
Conflict Free processor:Y / Yes
ECC supported by processor:N / No
FSB Parity: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:10 / 12
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3L-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM
Number of Processors Installed:1
PCI Express configurations:2x4, 4x1 / 4x1, 1x4 / 4x1, 2x4
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processor cache:2 / 3
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache / Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Broadwell / Haswell
Processor Cores:2
Processor family:Intel Celeron / Intel Core i3-4xxx / Intel® Celeron®
Processor frequency:1.4 / 1.5 / 1.9
Processor lithography:14 / 22
Processor Model:2957U / 3205U / I3-4030U
Processor operating modes:32-bit, 64-bit / 64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Celeron Processor 2000 series for Mobile / Intel Celeron Processor 3000 series for Mobile / Intel Core i3-4000 Mobile series
Processor Socket:BGA1168
Processor threads:2 / 4
Stepping:D0 / E0
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15
Tjunction:100 / 105

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N / No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y / Yes
Execute Disable Bit:Y / Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:14
Idle States:Y / Yes
Intel 64:Y / Yes
Intel AES New Instructions:No / Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology:No / Yes
Intel Built-in Visuals Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:No / Y / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID:No / Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y / Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel FDI Technology:N / No / Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel HD Audio Technology: Yes
Intel HD Graphics: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Insider:No / Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology:No / Yes
Intel Iris Pro Graphics: No
Intel Matrix Storage Technology: No
Intel ME Firmware Version:9.5
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Start Technology:No / Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology:No / Y / Yes
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:0.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology:Y / Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology version:0.00
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N / No
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / No
Intel TSX-NI:N / No
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology:VT-d, VT-x
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / No / Yes
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y / Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology:No / Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N / No / Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N / No / Yes
Intel® Built-in Visuals Technology: Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):No / Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):No / Y / Yes
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio):Y / Yes
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N / No / Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):N / No / Yes
Intel® Insider™:N / No / Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N / Y
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics: No
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST):N / No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT): No
Intel® OS Guard:N / No
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Rapid Start Technology:No / Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y / Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N / No
Intel® Smart Cache:No / Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology:N / No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:N / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N / No / Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology:No / Yes
OS Guard: No
Processor ARK ID:2957U / 78942 / 81018 / 84809
Processor code:SR1DV / SR1EN / SR215
Processor package size:40
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / SSE4.1, SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y / Yes
UART:Y / Yes

Software

Operating system installed:Chrome OS

Storage

Card reader integrated:N / Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD
Number of SSDs installed:1
Number of storage drives installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:16
Solid-state drive interface:Serial ATA III
Storage Media:Flash / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:16

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:12.9 / 16.6 / 165.7 / 5.77 / 5.84 / 57.7
Height :16.5 / 17.3 / 173.1 / 3.34 / 33.4
Width:13 / 130.2 / 139.9 / 14 / 3.3