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Stationary Computers to run Affinity Designer on a budget.

Release Date 2018-03-01
Developer Serif
Publisher Serif
Pricing Model Premium
Platforms Mac OS X, Windows
Official Site

Affinity Designer has been described as an Adobe Illustrator alternative. It is compatible with common file formats, including Adobe Illustrator (AI), Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG), Adobe Photoshop (PSD), Portable Document Format (PDF), and Encapsulated PostScript (EPS) formats. The application can also import data from some Adobe FreeHand files (specifically versions 10 & MX).

Genres

Desktop Publishing, Page Layout Editor, Vector Graphics Editor

Tags

2D, Brushes, Colouring, Creative, Free Trial, Layers, Lettering, Line Smoothing, Page Layout, Precise Measurements, Prepress, Pressure-Sensitive Stylus Support, Stabilization, Stroke Brushes, Toning, Typography

Pricing and Current Offers

Compatible Stationary Computers

The following Stationary Computers meet the minimal system requirements set by Affinity Designer's developers. So it should run, but you might experience slowdowns when working with larger, heavier files.

Matches are sorted by price, so if what you see doesn't match your expectations and you can afford to pay more, feel free to move on to the next page.

Showing 1-6 of 20 items.
HP All-in-One Desktop PC (22-df0119)

HP All-in-One Desktop PC (22-df0119)

ranked #7 among Stationary Computers priced under $1050

This space-saving computer is a compelling choice if you want to set a computer in a public space or want to cut down on clutter.

The maintenance p

Performance in selected Apps

Affinity Designer49th percentile

Who it's For

  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck40th percentile
Versatility51th percentile
Power27th percentile
Storage Space72th percentile
Portability10th percentile

Specs

Screen

22", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Pentium Gold G6400T

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 610

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1 TB total, Media Card Reader, DVD, 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$799. You could save 12% right now.
HP Slim Standard Desktop Computer (S01-AF0209)

HP Slim Standard Desktop Computer (S01-AF0209)

ranked #9 among Stationary Computers priced under $1050

This computer won't break any speed record, but it could help with simple homework and browsing the web for the right price.

Performance in selected Apps

Affinity Designer28th percentile

Who it's For

  • Multitasker
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck37th percentile
Versatility14th percentile
Power24th percentile
Storage Space72th percentile
Portability39th percentile

Specs

CPU

AMD Athlon Silver 3050U

GPU

AMD Radeon Vega Graphics

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1 TB total, Media Card Reader, 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$599. You could save 25% right now.
Acer Aspire XC Desktop PC (XC-866-EB11)

Acer Aspire XC Desktop PC (XC-866-EB11)

ranked #3 among Stationary Computers priced under $1050

This desktop PC is an excellent choice if you've been looking for a computer to handle homework, web search and more.

There are a few upgrade optio

Performance in selected Apps

Affinity Designer100th percentile

Who it's For

  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck62th percentile
Versatility68th percentile
Power44th percentile
Storage Space72th percentile
Portability38th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i3-9100

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 630

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1 TB total, Media Card Reader, DVD, 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$449.
Acer Aspire TC-895 Desktop PC (TC-895-ES11)

Acer Aspire TC-895 Desktop PC (TC-895-ES11)

ranked #1 among Stationary Computers priced under $1050

This cost-efficient desktop PC could be the right choice to handle everyday tasks like browsing the web, word processing and more.

Performance in selected Apps

Affinity Designer100th percentile

Who it's For

  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck75th percentile
Versatility45th percentile
Power58th percentile
Storage Space72th percentile
Portability22th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 630

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1 TB total, 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$799. You could save 25% right now.
Acer Aspire C 27 All-in-One Desktop (C27-962-EB11)

Acer Aspire C 27 All-in-One Desktop (C27-962-EB11)

ranked #5 among Stationary Computers priced under $1050

This space-saving PC is a tempting choice for small or public spaces and it could be just the ticket for homework, productivity and even more.

Docu

Performance in selected Apps

Affinity Designer100th percentile

Who it's For

  • Serious Multitasker
  • Aspiring Creative
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck58th percentile
Versatility67th percentile
Power52th percentile
Storage Space40th percentile
Portability6th percentile

Specs

Screen

27", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i5-1035G1

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

12 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,299. You could save 28% right now.
Lenovo IdeaCentre 3 90MV009NUS Tower Desktop (90MV009NUS)

Lenovo IdeaCentre 3 90MV009NUS Tower Desktop (90MV009NUS)

ranked #8 among Stationary Computers priced under $1050

This computer is a good fit for homework, web search, as well as typical productivity.

Performance in selected Apps

Affinity Designer44th percentile

Who it's For

  • Multitasker
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck40th percentile
Versatility6th percentile
Power33th percentile
Storage Space26th percentile
Portability32th percentile

Specs

CPU

AMD Ryzen 3 3250U

GPU

AMD Radeon Vega 3 Graphics

Memory

8 GB

Storage

256 GB total, Media Card Reader, DVD, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$649.