Back-to-school desktop PC bargains

Grab a cheap new computer for school

Compaq Presario CQ2350AN

Price: $582

If you are looking for a bottom-of-the-barrel option on which your kids can do their homework, HP's budget model may be worth checking out. Powered by an Atom processor and 1GB of RAM, the Compaq Presario CQ2350AN is essentially a netbook in a bigger body. However, with an 18.5in screen and a full-sized keyboard, your kids won't be hunched over to type or crowded around a 7in display to watch a movie. Harvey Norman is currently selling the PC for $582.

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