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  • Apple Mac mini (Early 2009) review

    Mac mini - the starter Apple Macintosh - is now more attractive than ever (REVISED 31 MARCH 2009)

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Assassin review

    Relying solely on the integrated graphics of its Core i3-550 processor for gaming, the Chillblast Fusion Assassin budget desktop PC is an ideal choice for non-gamers…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Arbico i3-5445 XL review

    Arbico’s 3.06GHz Core i3-540-powered i3-5445 XL budget desktop PC is capable of speedy Windows performance, as demonstrated by its chart-leading WorldBench 6 score of…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Spark review

    Chillblast’s Fusion Spark was unlikely to be a winner based on its performance.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Chillblast Comet review

    Very similar in specification to the Best Buy Arbico, Chillblast’s Comet achieves good performance in our benchmarks and has the best warranty in the chart.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Eclipse Ultimate A60N86GT budget PC

    The Eclipse Ultimate A60N86GT budget PC's WorldBench real-world speed score of 89 easily outshone many other PCs at this price point, with their low-end Core 2 Duo…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • CyberPower £500 PCA Machine budget PC

    When it comes to exterior appearance, few machines at this price point manage to hide their bargain status. Yet the CyberPower £500 PCA Machine comes with a…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Arbico FX4130 Office PC review

    The Arbico FX4130 Office PC delivers adequate performance for office work and is constructed with sound-damping materials which keep disturbances to a minimum.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Arbico eXcel 5250MX V2 review

    With a similar specification to our Best Buy Chillblast, the Arbico eXcel 5250MX V2 offers good performance for a £500 desktop PC.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Wired2Fire Velocity VX review

    The Wired2Fire Velocity VX offers a remarkably pleasant complete desktop PC experience for £500. Read our Wired2Fire Velocity VX to find out more.

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 7 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Eclipse Matrix a55R575 review

    In the fiercely competitive sub-£500 price bracket, compromises often have to be made. But Eclipse has somehow managed to stretch the budget with its Eclipse Matrix…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Hades review

    Despite using a slightly slower 3GHz AMD Phenom II X2 545 processor than the competition, the Chillblast Fusion Hades budget desktop PC still managed to turn in some…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10



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