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  • Chillblast Fusion Vortex review

    Chillblast's Fusion Vortex is a great-value general-purpose PC. It combines one of Intel's latest Core i3 530 CPUs with good graphics and sound capabilities.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Eclipse Quantum a55r575 review

    If you're a keen gamer on a budget, the Eclipse Quantum a55r575 could be the PC for you.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • CyberPower Ultra Athenna XT (updated) review

    CyberPower's systems tend to cater for the enthusiast who wants their PC to perform well and look good. The Ultra Athenna XT is no exception. With its metallic-blue…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Palicomp Core i3 Blast 540-22 USB3 review

    Palicomp's great value Core i3 Blast 540-22 USB3 budget desktop PC will make an excellent choice for non-gamers who want a powerful, upgradable machine.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Eclipse Solar i54r567 review

    Eclipse's Solar i54r567 is an ideal desktop PC for gamers on a budget, delivering more than five times the framerates of other Windows 7 computers at this price level.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • CyberPower Infinity i3 Apollo XT review

    The CyberPower Infinity i3 Apollo XT budget desktop PC's striking looks will appeal to gamers, but can its internals live up to this strong first impression?

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico Elite 8400 budget desktop PC review

    Arbico is used to sitting at the top of the pile when it comes to performance, and this sub-£500 system is no exception.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Rogue budget desktop PC review

    The Chillblast Fusion Rogue is a compact PC that’s capable of big performance. It’s easy to tuck away if you’ve got a restricted work area, but the smaller…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Mesh Delta GT budget desktop PC review

    Despite being based on a comparatively slow 2.66GHz processor, the Mesh Delta GT turns in some decent performance scores.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • CyberPower Gamer Ultra 930 budget desktop PC review

    Based on the familiar CoolerMaster Elite 330 case, CyberPower’s Gamer Ultra 930 looks much like the other sub-£500 systems. But a look inside reveals a different beast.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Eclipse Solar i85a465HD review

    You'll be hard pushed to notice the difference between the Eclipse Solar i85a465HD's general performance and that of PCs that cost twice as much.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Mesh Nero 9850 HD review

    Mesh's Nero 9850 HD is a well-designed system that offers some unique features. And, despite its fifth-place standing, many of these are actually better than those of…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • RL Supplies Modula 2180-OC PC review

    A complete back-to-school budget computer bundle with printer and external speakers

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • CyberPower Gamer Infinity 600 review

    While this PC’s looks might not suit all tastes, the CyberPower Gamer Infinity 600 is well made and offers decent performance.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Arbico CD8465 EX review

    Arbico’s machines are well known in PC Advisor’s Test Centre for their superb performance, and its CD8465 EX is no different with a top score of 120 points in…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Eclipse Matrix i85a465 review

    Eclipse's Matrix i85a465 doesn’t look nearly as good as Palicomp’s Excalibur. The case, although tidy and inoffensive, has a distinctly budget look to it.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Palicomp Excalibur E85-19 review

    A newcomer to our Top 5 PC charts, Palicomp has submitted a strong first entry with the Excalibur E81-19.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Arbico CD 8467 XL review

    Once again, Arbico has topped our charts with a system whose sheer speed belies its £499 price tag. The firm has eked out every last bit of performance from this PC’s…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Eclipse Aspire i84a465 review

    Eclipse’s Aspire i84a465 is a solid performer that achieves a decent 118 points in our WorldBench 6 speed tests.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Gateway GM5074b £500 family PC

    The Gateway GM5074b is a typical example of what you can expect should you go with a Gateway PC.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10


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