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The latest Budget PC reviews at PC Advisor. Budget PC user reviews, ratings, buying advice and price comparison

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  • Arbico FX4130 Office PC review

    The Arbico FX4130 Office PC delivers adequate performance for office work and is constructed with sound-damping materials which keep disturbances to a minimum.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Arbico Zippy X35 HD Media Centre review

    The Zippy X35 HD Media Centre is much, much slower than any other PC in this group – but it also costs less. It provides ample power for fulfilling multimedia duties…

    £549 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Arbico Value 210 MX review

    Arbico takes a sensible, measured approach to this system producing a smart, reasonably balanced office PC.

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Arbico eXcel 5250MX V2 review

    With a similar specification to our Best Buy Chillblast, the Arbico eXcel 5250MX V2 offers good performance for a £500 desktop PC.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Arbico eXcel i5255 Pro review

    The diminutive eXcel i5255 Pro desktop PC from Arbico performs well and incorporates some great features.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Arbico eXcel i5250 MX review

    With its eXcel i5250 MX, Arbico has made some shrewd component selections and delivered a PC that not only performs well, but looks rather more expensive than its…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Arbico i576 HD review

    With similar specifications to our Best Buy PC, externally the compact Arbico i576 HD looks very different.

    £750 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico i3 5600 XL review

    Small but mighty, the 3.33GHz Core i3-560-powered Arbico i3 5600 XL budget desktop PC delivers the best Windows performance in the chart.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Arbico i5 7668 Pro review

    Arbico’s i5 7668 Pro desktop PC is very close to the Chillblast Fusion Black Ops in specification, yet it lagged somewhat behind that machine in our performance…

    £750 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico i3-5500 XL review

    After last issue’s Arbico i3-5445 XL ranked fourth in our sub-£500 desktop PCs chart, the company has taken a slightly different approach with its i3-5500 XL. And the…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Arbico i5-7670 XL review

    The Arbico i5-7670 XL fails to impress against some strong competition, but it's the only budget desktop PC here to include a Blu-ray drive.

    £750 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico i3-5445 XL review

    Arbico’s 3.06GHz Core i3-540-powered i3-5445 XL budget desktop PC is capable of speedy Windows performance, as demonstrated by its chart-leading WorldBench 6 score of…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico i7-9250 XL review

    Arbico has plumped for an Intel Core i7 CPU beloved of overclockers for its i7-9250 XL desktop PC.

    £750 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Arbico Phenom 5524 GT review

    AMD processors are very popular with budget PC vendors, offering excellent performance at a low price. Arbico's Phenom 5524 GT uses a fast-clocked 3.1GHz Phenom II X2…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico i5 6607 Pro review

    The Arbico i5 6607 Pro's dual-core Intel Core i5 660 processor has a slightly slower clock speed than the 3.46GHz 670 selected by the Eclipse, but it still produces…

    £750 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico Phenom 5467 HD review

    Arbico’s Phenom 5467 HD budget desktop PC is a good system that offers plenty of performance in everyday computing tasks, but it's let down by a single component: the…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico HD 7577 XL review

    Arbico’s quad-core HD 7577 XL delivers excellent performance in WorldBench 6 and the fastest DirectX 11.0 gaming experience of all the PCs here.

    £750 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Arbico Phenom 5570HD review

    The Arbico Phenom 5570HD beat all the other PCs here in our speed test, and for day-to-day work it sits at the top of the pile.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Arbico HD7590 Pro review

    Arbico’s HD7590 Pro desktop PC offers good value and performance.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Arbico CD8567 Pro review

    Arbico's Intel-powered Arbico CD8567 Pro is an inexpensive but speedy Windows 7 desktop PC.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

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