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  • Dell Optiplex 780 USFF review

    Business-class desktop PCs such as the Dell Optiplex 780 USFF (ultra small form factor) receive slightly different consideration during our review process.

    £526 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Acer Veriton X480G review

    The Acer Veriton X480G does a good job of keeping up with the best budget PCs, but tough competition stands between this system and top honours.

    £382 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Battleaxe review

    The Chillblast Fusion Battleaxe is a smart-looking PC, finished in black and silver with subtle blue illumination, while its 3GHz dual-core AMD Phenom II X2 545…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Mesh Matrix DX 250 review

    Mesh's Matrix DX 250 offers plenty of speed for everyday computing and gaming but, with it's compact case, there's little room for upgrading.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Eclipse Matrix A62R567 review

    With fast DDR3 RAM and double the graphics memory of any other system here, the AMD-powered Eclipse Matrix A62R567 offers plenty of speed.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • CyberPower Ultra Athenna XT review

    CyberPower tends to cater for the enthusiast who wants their PC to perform well and look great, and the CyberPower Ultra Athenna XT budget desktop PC is no exception.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Palicomp Excalibur 630-19 System review

    The specification of Palicomp's Excalibur 630-19 System budget desktop PC marks quite a departure from rival systems in the sub-£500 desktop PC chart, with a…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico Phenom 5467 HD review

    Arbico’s Phenom 5467 HD budget desktop PC is a good system that offers plenty of performance in everyday computing tasks, but it's let down by a single component: the…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Palicomp Excalibur 630OC35 review

    The Palicomp Excalibur 630OC35 is an inexpensive and fast desktop PC base unit.

    £599 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Packard Bell imax 3414 budget desktop PC review

    The imax 3414 is by far the smallest PC system this month. It’s a PC you can put just about anywhere.

    £549 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Dell Inspiron 530/2583 review

    It’s difficult to position Dell’s Inspiron 530/2583 within our chart. It may have come in fifth place, but it hasn’t really been running the same race.

    £429 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • PC Specialist Apollo 880GT budget desktop PC

    One number can make a big difference. The Core 2 Duo E6750 processor sounds like it ought to be a close match for the E6850, but that fatal digit is enough to squeeze…

    £750 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Eclipse Matrix SLI A60n86GT budget desktop PC

    The £500 category is very much one in which it’s all too easy to slip into the background. With so little money to spread across the many components that go into a…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Dell XPS 420 desktop PC

    A handsome PC with strong performance, the Dell XPS 420 lacks the expandability that some high-end power desktops have.

    £529 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Zoostorm 4-4428 budget desktop PC review

    Zoostorm has built a reputation as a company that can pack a PC with a dizzying array of components within a tight budget. The mid-price Zoostorm 4-4428 has a…

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Scimitar review

    A few Bios tweaks could be all the Chillblast Fusion Scimitar needs to deliver performance that's on par with the fastest PCs at this price point.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • CyberPower Infinity i3 Apollo review

    The CyberPower Infinity i3 Apollo's Core i3 processor offers a significantly higher clock speed than the 2.66GHz i5 750 favoured by its rivals.

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • HP TouchSmart 300 review

    HP is no stranger to the all-in-one market, having churned out a number of multitouch-capable machines under the TouchSmart line. But the HP TouchSmart 300 occupies a…

    £749 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Eclipse Solar a55R487 review

    The Eclipse Solar a55R487 is a budget Windows 7 PC that's a strong performer with potential for upgrading.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico CD8567 Pro review

    Arbico's Intel-powered Arbico CD8567 Pro is an inexpensive but speedy Windows 7 desktop PC.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10



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