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  • CyberPower Ultra Triton review

    The CyberPower Ultra Triton is the first desktop PC we've seen in a long while with an AMD processor. Its A6-3650 is slower than the Intel equivalent in application…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • HP Compaq 4000 Pro SFF review

    The HP Compaq 4000 Pro SFF (which stands for Small Form Factor) is a compact-size budget desktop PC with decent performance and eight USB ports.

    £422 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Atom review

    The Chillblast Fusion Atom desktop PC is unable to run its Intel Core i5-2500K processor in overclocked mode, but you'll still benefit from improved graphics and…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 9 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

  • Eclipse Matrix i525z68 review

    Eclipse's Matrix i525z68 is the first desktop PC we’ve tested with a Z68-chipset motherboard, and we certainly didn’t expect to find it at this price.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Dino PC Plutosaur 2500 review

    With 8GB of memory installed, Dino PC’s Plutosaur 2500 has double the RAM of any of the competition and delivered the fastest score in our WorldBench 6 speed test.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 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

  • Eclipse Explorer i525H67 review

    Eclipse’s Explorer i525H67 has a very similar specification to our Best Buy Arbico eXcel i5250 MX, which centres around a 3.33GHz Intel Core i5-2500 CPU. Once again,…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Summit review

    Chillblast’s Fusion Summit desktop PC holds a performance and storage disadvantage in this chart, with a 3.1GHz Core i5-2400 processor and 500GB hard drive under the…

    £500 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

  • Chillblast Fusion Skyline review

    Chillblast's Fusion Skyline Sandy Bridge PC offers performance that would have topped our power PCs chart a couple of months ago - and it costs just £500.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Eclipse Solar i523P67 review

    A £500 PC with a Sandy Bridge processor, the Eclipse Solar i523P67 offers excellent performance and value for money.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 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

  • CyberPower Infinity Achilles review

    As the first £750 PC we've seen to feature an Intel Sandy Bridge processor, the CyberPower Infinity Achilles is blisteringly fast.

    £750 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Corona review

    Despite the emergence of Intel's super-fast Sandy Bridge chips, the Chillblast Fusion Corona desktop PC is proof that there are still some good deals to be had with…

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Eclipse Starburst i576r687 review

    Eclipse’s Starburst i576r687 is the fastest gaming PC here, but it compromises on other important features.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 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

  • HP Omni 100 review

    The 20-inch HP Omni 100 all-in-one desktop PC sports an extremely low asking price, but we're still hard pressed to recommend its lacklustre combination of features,…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • CyberPower Apollo XT review

    CyberPower’s Apollo XT budget desktop PC looks like a gaming beast. Unfortunately, there’s little inside worth showing off on a £500 budget.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Shogun review

    Chillblast’s Fusion Shogun is a very well-specified budget desktop PC for the money, and carefully constructed both inside and out.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10



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