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  • 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

  • Mesh Matrix II 550BE PCA review

    The Mesh Matrix II 550BE PCA achieves the highest WorldBench 6 score here and provides staggering gaming performance.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Advent AIO101 review

    An ATI graphics card and a mysterious new AMD processor upgrade the AIO100 into the Advent AIO101 all-in-one PC

    £549 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Dell Inspiron 545s review

    The Dell Inspiron 545s is a slimline desktop PC designed to give your peers and workmates fashion envy.

    £729 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Predator review

    Three fantastic and closely matched systems sit at the top of this month’s £501-£750 PCs chart. But there can only be one winner: the Chillblast Fusion Predator.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Arbico CD8690 XL review

    With a 3.33GHz dual-core CPU and an 4890 graphics card topping the CD8690 XL’s specification list, it’s no surprise that Arbico once again finds itself near the top…

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10



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