Acer vs Medion which should I choose Helppppppp

  rimmersworld 14:50 12 Feb 2009

I dont know which pc to choose between these two any advice greatly received...Thanks
I would like it to run flight sim X

PC Medion® ERAZER® Gaming PC X7311D
Genuine Microsoft® Windows Vista® Home Premium
Intel® CoreTM i7 Processor 920
Processor speed 2.66GHz, 8MB Intel® Smart Cache
Intel® Turbo Boost technology and Intel® Hyper-Threading technology
Intel® X58 Express Chipset
1000GB (1TB) Hard Disk
DVD Re-Writer
NVIDIA® GeForce® 9600GT
Integrated Memory Card Reader
Network controller Gigabit LAN 10/100/1000 Mbit/s
Medion data port 2 for the HDDrive2go ultra speed hard drive
Integrated WLAN IEEE 802.11b/g
8 Channel Audio
PS/2 keyboard
Optical USB mouse
Front Ports:
2 x USB 2.0, 1 x headphone, 1 x microphone
Rear Ports:
8 x USB 2.0, 2 x PS/2, 1 x LAN (RJ45)
1 x Mic in
1 x Line in
1 x Front line out
1 x Centre/Subwoofer Line Out
1 x Surround Out
1 x Rear Line out
Windows Vista® Home Premium
Microsoft Works 9
Microsoft Office Home and Student 2007 Trial Edition
Nero Burning ROM 8 Essentials
Nero ReCode 3 Essentials
BullGuard Internet Security Pack
System Recovery powered by Symantec £899


Intel® Core i7-920 processor (2.66GHz, 8MB Cache) Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium 6GB DDR2 memory 1GB ATI Radeon HD4850 graphics 640GB SATA hard drive (7200rpm) Dual Layer DVD Rewriter 14-in-1 media card reader 8x USB, 1x IEEE 1394 FireWire® ports 1TB removable hard drive View technical specification for the Acer Aspire M7720 - Performance PC with Intel® Core i7 processor and 6GB memory Hide technical specification about the Acer Aspire M7720 - Performance PC with Intel® Core i7 processor and 6GB memory

Full specification

Processor Type Intel. Core i7-920
Processor speed 2660 The higher the number of Megahertz (MHZ) the faster the processor should be
RAM Memory 6144 MB
Hard Disk Capacity 640 GB
Drives Fitted Dual Layer DVD Rewriter
Graphics Memory 1024 MB The higher the memory the better quality images you are display
Graphics Description ATI Radeon HD4850
No of USB connections 8 The more connections the computer has the more equipment you can connect to your computer e.g. modem, printer, scanner, digital camera, PDA
No. of Firewire Connections 1 High speed data transfer link for digital video and other media. Ideal for quickly downloading video images from a camcorder to PC
Keyboard YES
Mouse YES
Onboard LAN YES

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:44 12 Feb 2009

Better quality and bigger hard drive

Have had a Medion for last 4 years without a hitch.

  howard64 16:46 12 Feb 2009

they both look pretty good to me but check whether the vista is 32bit or 64bit as I have heard that vista 32bit cannot handle above 3GB ram without problems.

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