Acer designed the Aspire X3812 desktop computer to appeal to shoppers seeking an entry-level, low-cost option. The compact PC is roughly one-third the size of a standard desktop computer. The Aspire X3812 features an integrated sound card that supports 5.1-channel surround sound. The system includes a 19.1-inch LCD monitor.
Processors offered with the Aspire X3812 included the Intel Core 2 Quad, Core 2 Duo and Celeron. The PC includes 2 GB of RAM and supports up to 8 GB. The computer has an integrated video card.
Windows 7 Home Premium is installed on the Aspire X3812. The computer features eRecovery Management for backing up and restoring important data, as well as Locker, a digital bank vault for important files and folders.
The Aspire X3812 has a high-speed Ethernet card for network and Internet access. An add-on card is needed for wireless networking.