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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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  • Palicomp Alpha Media Blaze review

    The Palicomp Alpha Media Blaze is really a standard budget PC with some multimedia components and peripherals added to enable it to function as a Media Centre.

    £549 inc VAT

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • Palicomp Phoenix Flash review

    The Palicomp Phoenix Flash has a powerful specification for the price, but omits a monitor, decent keyboard and Windows 7 Professional.

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Palicomp Phoenix i5 Sonar Advanced review

    Palicomp promises a lot for your money in the Phoenix i5 Sonar Advanced budget desktop PC, including a Core i5-2500K processor, 8GB of RAM and a speaker set that…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Palicomp Phoenix i5 Sonar review

    The only desktop PC here to provide a multiplier-unlocked Sandy Bridge processor, Palicomp’s Phoenix i5 Sonar takes a 3.3GHz Intel Core i5-2500K chip that’s designed…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Palicomp Core i3 Blast 560-22 USB3 review

    Palicomp's Core i3 Blast 560-22 USB3 desktop PC offers discrete graphics and plenty of upgrade potential.

    £469 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Palicomp Core i5 Blast 760-24 6870 review

    With ATI's brand-new Radeon HD 6870 graphics card and 1GB of video RAM under the bonnet, Palicomp's Core i5 Blast 760-24 6870 is an excellent budget PC for gaming.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Palicomp Core i5 Blast 760-24 USB3 review

    With some juicy components listed in the Palicomp Core i5 Blast 760-24 USB3's spec, especially for multimedia use, we were a little disappointed with this budget…

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Palicomp Core i3 Blast 530OC44 review

    Witness the Palicomp Core i3 Blast, a desktop PC that comes armed with little more than an Intel Core i3-530 CPU. But Palicomp has bolted on a ThermalTake cooler that…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Palicomp Core i3 Blast 540-22 USB3 review

    Palicomp's great value Core i3 Blast 540-22 USB3 budget desktop PC will make an excellent choice for non-gamers who want a powerful, upgradable machine.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Palicomp Core i3 Blast 540-19 review

    The Palicomp Core i3 Blast 540-19 desktop PC's 3.06GHz Core i3 540 processor is only slightly faster than the Recommended Chillblast's 2.93GHz 530, but the difference…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Palicomp Core i5 Blast 750-24 Plus review

    Palicomp’s Core i5 Blast 750-24 Plus is very similar in its specification to the Chillblast. The Palicomp edges fractionally ahead in Worldbench 6, but misses out on…

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Palicomp Excalibur 630-19 System review

    The specification of Palicomp's Excalibur 630-19 System budget desktop PC marks quite a departure from rival systems in the sub-£500 desktop PC chart, with a…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Palicomp Core i5 Blast 750-24 review

    Palicomp's Core i5 Blast 750-24 budget desktop PC takes the lead in a group of similarly specced systems, offering a terabyte hard drive and good value for money.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Palicomp Excalibur 630OC35 review

    The Palicomp Excalibur 630OC35 is an inexpensive and fast desktop PC base unit.

    £599 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Palicomp Excalibur Ballistix E85-4670-19 review

    Palicomp's Excalibur Ballistix E85-4670-19 delivers enough power to breeze through day-to-day computing tasks without a hitch.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Palicomp Ballistix Excalibur E85SLI-19 review

    With the fastest processor in the chart under the hood, it’s little wonder that Palicomp's Ballistix Excalibur E85SLI-1 tops our WorldBench 6 real-world speed tests.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Palicomp Excalibur E85-19 review

    A newcomer to our Top 5 PC charts, Palicomp has submitted a strong first entry with the Excalibur E81-19.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Palicomp Carbon TFT-22 review

    The Palicomp Carbon TFT-22 is a desktop PC, with peripherals, that retails for less the £400.

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

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