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  • HP dc7900 review

    With a small form-factor combined with feature-rich performance capabilities, its clear that HP's Compaq dc7900 desktop is designed with small to mid-sized business…

    £526 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • CyberPower Gamer Infinity 600 review

    With its glossy, piano-black case and blue illuminated tubes filled with static bubbles, the CyberPower Gamer Infinity 600 looks the part as a budget gaming system.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Zoostorm 62-3311 review

    With a staggering score of 128 points in our WorldBench 6 test suite, Zoostorm’s 62-3311 is an astonishingly good performer.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Mesh Elite Inspire PCA review

    On paper, the Mesh Elite Inspire PCA is compelling: it boasts a 500GB hard drive and a 22in display.

    £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

  • CyberPower Gamer Infinity XT Elite review

    The CyberPower Gamer Infinity XT Elite is a strong budget desktop PC performer, albeit some way behind the Chillblast Fusion Osiris and Arbico Elite 8850 Pro.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Mesh Elite 9600 GT review

    Mesh’s Elite 9600 GT is a solid performer as a business desktop, although with less impressive gaming credentials.

    £699 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Acer ASM3201 review

    Despite sitting at number 5 in our £750 desktop PC chart, Acer’s ASDM3201 is a good little PC with some unique features.

    £599 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Asus Eee Top 1602 review

    Apple may have popularised the computer-in-a-screen idea with its last iteration of the iMac. But it was HP who added touchscreen capability with its TouchSmart…

    £449 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Zoostorm 2-3305 Versatile PC

    The run-up to its launch saw all sorts of protests about the price of Windows Vista. But with Vista Home Premium costing £200 in the UK, why not pay an extra £300 and…

    £449 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico CD7950XL

    Because of its 7950 GT graphics card, at £750 Arbico's CD7950XL is an excellent buy.

    £750 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Mesh E6400 Vistra PC

    There's a lot about the E6400 that's right. But the lack of any stand-out components makes it one of the weaker £750 Vista PCs we looked at.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Dell OptiPlex 740 business PC

    The Dell OptiPlex 740, is a business desktop PC. The OptiPlex 740 comes in minitower, desktop (horizontal orientation) and ultracompact versions. The inexpensively…

    £316 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Lenovo 3000 J115 desktop PC

    The Lenovo 3000 J115 desktop PC comes only in a tower case with an appealing grey-green, flat plastic front panel that displays colourfully lit buttons; it reminded…

    £450 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Sub-£500 PCs chart: Zoostorm 2-3305 Versatile PC

    The Zoostorm 2-3305 impressed us when it first appeared, because it was the first machine that proved you could run Vista without spending lavishly on a PC.…

    £449 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Cube247 Zeta ST4

    It's nice to see Cube247 paying attention to those areas that, in the financially constricted world of sub-£1,000 PCs, tend to get overlooked.

    £600 inc VAT

    Score - 7 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

  • 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

  • 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



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