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  • 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

  • Lenovo ThinkCentre A70z review

    The Lenovo ThinkCentre A70z is an all-in-one desktop PC that's designed to save space yet still provide good performance when running office applications.

    £585 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Asus Eee PC ET2010PNT review

    The Asus ET2010PNT is a touchscreen all-in-one PC, running from a low-power Intel Atom processor.

    £533 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Acer Veriton Z410G review

    The Acer Veriton Z410G is a budget-friendly All-in-One desktop PC geared towards small businesses. It's a well connected machine, with 8 ports, two PS/2 serial ports,…

    £601 inc VAT

    Score - 7 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

  • Chillblast Fusion Saturn review

    The only PC here to use an AMD processor, the Chillblast Fusion Saturn should prove a great budget desktop machine for enthusiasts.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • DinoPC Plutosaur 540 review

    DinoPC’s Plutosaur 540 budget desktop PC delivers good Windows performance, and gaming framerates more than double those of the competition in our tests.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 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

  • Arbico i5-7670 XL review

    The Arbico i5-7670 XL fails to impress against some strong competition, but it's the only budget desktop PC here to include a Blu-ray drive.

    £750 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Black Ops review

    Somewhat obviously named to lure Call of Duty fans into an upgrade, Chillblast’s Fusion Black Ops desktop PC is well-equipped to fulfill all your gaming needs.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico i5 7668 Pro review

    Arbico’s i5 7668 Pro desktop PC is very close to the Chillblast Fusion Black Ops in specification, yet it lagged somewhat behind that machine in our performance…

    £750 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • CyberPower Infinity Hercules review

    Although it places below the other budget PCs on test, CyberPower’s Infinity Hercules is by no means a poor choice. Like its rivals, it runs Intel's popular Core…

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico i5 6607 Pro review

    The Arbico i5 6607 Pro's dual-core Intel Core i5 660 processor has a slightly slower clock speed than the 3.46GHz 670 selected by the Eclipse, but it still produces…

    £750 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Eclipse Galaxy i567r557 review

    Eclipse’s Galaxy i567r577 uses the latest CPU and motherboard technology to deliver superb performance and the highest score in our processing-speed benchmark.

    £699 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • CyberPower Ultra Triton XT review

    It’s unusual to find a CyberPower PC languishing in fifth place in our charts, and the Ultra Triton XT certainly isn’t a bad machine: its slower performance is quite…

    £549 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Acer Veriton N282G review

    The Acer Veriton N282G is a compact low-power nettop PC aimed at business users, yet with an nVidia Ion 2 graphics processor.

    £400 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • DinoPC Plutosaur 650 review

    The only system in the chart to feature a Core i5 processor, DinoPC’s i5-650-powered Plutosaur 650 budget desktop PC benefits from Turbo Boost.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Gateway DS50 review

    The modern Windows PC may come in a variety of shapes and sizes, but few are as compact as the corporate-friendly Gateway DS50.

    £485 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10



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