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Stationary Computers to run Scribus on a budget.

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Release Date 2019-03-03
Developer The Scribus Team
Publisher The Scribus Team
Pricing Model Open Source
Platforms Linux, Mac OS X, Windows
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Scribus is designed for layout, typesetting, and preparation of files for professional-quality image-setting equipment. It can also create animated and interactive PDF presentations and forms. Example uses include writing newspapers, brochures, newsletters, posters, and books.

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Scribus supports most major bitmap formats, including TIFF, JPEG, and Adobe Photoshop. Vector drawings can be imported or directly opened for editing. The long list of supported formats includes Encapsulated PostScript, SVG, Adobe Illustrator, and Xfig. Professional type/image-setting features include CMYK colors and ICC color management. It has a built-in scripting engine using Python (actual 2.7.13 in 1.5.4). It is available in 60 languages.

Genres

Desktop Publishing, Page Layout Editor, Raster Graphics Editor, Text Editor, Vector Graphics Editor

Tags

2D, Colouring, Creative, Lettering, Page Layout, Precise Measurements, Prepress, Toning, Typography

Pricing and Current Offers

Compatible Stationary Computers

The following Stationary Computers meet the minimal system requirements set by Scribus'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 15 items.
Acer Aspire C 27 All-in-One Desktop (C27-962-EB11)

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

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.

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Performance in selected Apps

Scribus80th percentile

Who it's For

  • Serious Multitasker
  • Aspiring Creative
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck69th percentile
Versatility71th percentile
Power60th percentile
Storage Space42th 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.
Acer Aspire XC-895 (XC-895-ES11)

Acer Aspire XC-895 (XC-895-ES11)

This laptop is a compelling choice for homework, web search and more.

There are definitely a few upgrade options available down the road. Still, wi

Performance in selected Apps

Scribus60th percentile

Who it's For

  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck79th percentile
Versatility66th percentile
Power65th percentile
Storage Space74th percentile
Portability0th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i3-10100

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 630

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1 TB total, DVD, Solid State (very fast), 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$699.
HP 24-inch FHD touchscreen All-in-One PC (24-df0449)

HP 24-inch FHD touchscreen All-in-One PC (24-df0449)

If you want a larger workstation than a laptop but want to keep clutter to a minimum, this All-in-One PC is capable of handling demanding tasks withou

Performance in selected Apps

Scribus80th percentile

Who it's For

  • Serious Multitasker
  • Aspiring Creative
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck75th percentile
Versatility57th percentile
Power61th percentile
Storage Space29th percentile
Portability7th percentile

Specs

Screen

24", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

CPU

Intel Core i5-10210U

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

12 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,049.
Acer Aspire TC-895 Desktop PC (TC-895-ES11)

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

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

Scribus60th percentile

Who it's For

  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck72th percentile
Versatility32th percentile
Power66th percentile
Storage Space74th 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.
HP Pavilion Desktop (TP01-1009)

HP Pavilion Desktop (TP01-1009)

This cost-effective computer is a compelling solution if you've been looking to dedicate some space at home for a workstation.

A few creative desig

Performance in selected Apps

Scribus60th percentile

Who it's For

  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck85th percentile
Versatility23th percentile
Power71th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability30th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 630

Memory

8 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$849.
Acer Nitro 50 Gaming Desktop Computer (N50-610-ES11)

Acer Nitro 50 Gaming Desktop Computer (N50-610-ES11)

This Desktop PC pack a bit of extra graphical muscle, which could come in handy to handle creative projects and even quite a few games. Storage is a b

Performance in selected Apps

Scribus80th percentile

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Video Editor
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck76th percentile
Versatility69th percentile
Power79th percentile
Storage Space74th percentile
Portability18th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650, 4 GB

Memory

12 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,099.