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  • 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

  • Arbico CD7460GT budget PC

    A rather strange mixture of old and new, the Arbico CD7460GT still has enough cutting-edge features (for a sub-£500 PC) to make it worthy of consideration, even if it…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Neutron review

    With £500 to spend, it’s hard to beat the Chillblast Fusion Neutron budget desktop PC.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • CyberPower Ultra Triton review

    The CyberPower Ultra Triton is the first desktop PC we've seen in a long while with an AMD processor. Its A6-3650 is slower than the Intel equivalent in application…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Palomino review

    A desktop PC coming in at £499, the Chillblast Fusion Palomino delivers rapid performance.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • CyberPower Ultra Triton SE review

    The Cyberpower Ultra Triton SE is a solidly built PC that is more gaming rig than business workhorse.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Dino PC Plutosaur 2400 review

    With decent components and a better-than-average monitor, the Dino PC Plutosaur 2400 is a solid business-focussed PC.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Chillblast Fusion Neutrino review

    Chillblast pairs a Core i5-2500K with 8GB of RAM and a 1TB hard drive in the Fusion Neutrino budget desktop PC. It's a specification that will capably handle all but…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Palicomp Phoenix i5 Sonar Advanced review

    Palicomp promises a lot for your money in the Phoenix i5 Sonar Advanced budget desktop PC, including a Core i5-2500K processor, 8GB of RAM and a speaker set that…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Lenovo IdeaCentre B320 review

    The Lenovo IdeaCentre B320 promises to be both a 21in HDTV and a low-frills budget all-in-one PC. Does it succeed in both aims? Our Lenovo IdeaCentre B320 review…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • New Mac mini review (2012)

    The 2012 Mac mini offers quad-core computing in a tiny box with very little power draw. Here's our new Mac mini review.

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 8 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

  • 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

  • DLR Vantage MM550GE review

    It's always nice to see new blood entering the desktop PC market, especially when a system offers the fine quality of this exhibit from PC Advisor first-timer DLR.…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Arbico CD6750 XL budget desktop PC

    Once upon a time, you could count yourself fortunate to get much of a PC at all for £500. The Arbico CD6750 XL shows how far machines in this price range have come in…

    £500 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10



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