It's Canada's lucky day as Acerhas just announced the debut of the budget-friendly Aspire X3 and Aspire M3 desktop computers.
Each of the latest Acer Aspire computers mentioned here are compact and packed within a "space-saving chassis." The manufacturer has actually managed to pack a lot of decent specs into them. Here's a closer look, and be sure to check out the staggering number of USB ports:
Processor options: AMD Athlon II or Intel Pentium E5500
Graphics options: NVIDIA GeForce 9200 or Intel GMA X4500HD
Up to 4GB of memory
640GB hard drive
Connectivity: Nine USB 2.0 ports, HDMI, PCI Express
Aspire M3 (pictured above)
Processor options: Intel Core i3/i5 or AMD Athlon II
ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics
Up to 6GB of memory
Up to 1.5TB of hard drive space
5.1-channel surround sound with HD audio
Connectivity: 12 USB 2.0 ports, HDMI, open PCI and PCI Express
Both the Aspire X3 and Aspire M3 series are available to our neighbors up north immediately, for $449.99 CAD ($436 USD) and $569.99 CAD ($552 USD) respectively. The Acer Aspire desktops were made available in the United States last month.