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  • Dell Studio XPS 8000 review

    The Dell Studio XPS 8000 is designed for home users who want a powerful PC that can be used for almost any type of task. It features the latest in Intel processing…

    £599 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Dell Vostro 320 review

    The Dell Vostro 320 is Dell's contender for a business all-in-one PC. Minimalistic, simple, and well-designed, it is ideal for businesses primarily interested in a…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Apple Mac mini (Late 2009) review

    Billed as the world's most energy efficient desktop computer, the Apple Mac mini (Late 2009) has been gently revised with faster processors and more memory and storage

    £649 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Rage Windows 7 PC review

    Despite using Intel's older E8600 chip, Chillblast's Fusion Rage isn't threatened by the new Core i5-based systems.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Arbico HD5750 XL review

    With a WorldBench 6 real-world speed score of 132 points, the Arbico HD5750 XL is the fastest sub-£750 Windows 7 PC we've tested.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • ViewSonic VOT132 review

    The ViewSonic VOT132 is a nettop with a difference - and that difference is a dual-core Atom processor and nVidia Ion graphics

    £325 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Strider review

    Chillblast's Fusion Strider is a Core i5-powered system with excellent graphics, stereo speakers and a full-HD monitor.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Eclipse Matrix i575R489 review

    With its superior multiprocessing capabilities, the Eclipse Matrix i575R489 will be a worthy challenger to any dual-core system.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • CyberPower Gamer Ultra Triton review

    The CyberPower Gamer Ultra Triton's Phenom processor did offer good value for money – until the Intel Core i5 750 came along and ruined it all.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • HP TouchSmart 600 review

    The HP TouchSmart 600 PC is boosted by Windows 7's gesture support, but HP's custom multitouch software is even more impressive.

    £1,039 inc VAT

  • MESH Cute Inspire review

    If you really do need a PC such as the Mesh Cute Inspire to act as a home entertainment centre, let's get one thing out of the way: it's too noisy for the lounge.…

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • HP Compaq dc5800 Small Form Factor review

    The HP Compaq dc5800 Small Form Factor PC is encased in a narrow, gray metallic case - not very stylish but acceptable for an office.

    £620 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Acer Veriton M670G review

    The Acer Veriton M670G is a pretty good system with a reasonable price. But good isn't great.

    £625 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Dell Studio XPS 435 review

    It's not often we see Core i7-based PCs such as the Dell Studio XPS 435 priced below £1,000.

    £999 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Acer Veriton X270 review

    The Acer Veriton X270 does a fine job of combining attributes that rarely work well together: tiny, inexpensive, and fast. This compact (315x100x265mm) PC raises the…

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Lenovo ThinkCentre M58p review

    The performance of the Lenovo ThinkCentre M58p is impressive given its size; but considering all that the machine lacks, it seems more of a gimmick than a…

    £611 inc VAT

    Score - 6 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

  • Arbico CD 8570 XL review

    An improved version of Arbico’s £499 CD 8467 XL, the 8570 XL swaps in a faster processor, a larger hard drive and double the video memory.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Eclipse Pearl i84R483 review

    It’s the slowest performer here in our WorldBench 6 speed test, but the Eclipse Pearl i84R483's score of 115 points will be perfectly adequate for most users.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Horizon review

    Despite being based on the older, slower 3.06GHz Intel Core 2 Duo E8400, Chillblast’s Fusion Horizon is perfectly adequate for general use.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10



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