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TI Value 1500

An excellent example of a complete package for a reasonable price, the TI Value 500 includes a 17inBenQ LCD monitor as well as a basic keyboard and mouse. The CPU held up quite well in our performance tests while and the gaming capabilities achieved ...

Fujitsu LifeBook S6311

Built with a certain air of class and constructed using quality hardware for a reasonable price, the Fujitsu Lifebook S6311 is a solid performer and shows you don't have to forgo image for functionality.

Plus Corporation Inspire 6400 Duo

A budget PC, the Plus Corporation Inspire 6400 Duo is a nice collection of hardware that won't break the bank. The 19in screen, 320GB worth of storage and Intel Core 2 Duo CPU provide good functionality at an excellent price, without compromising the...

HP Pavilion Slimline PC s7525a

The tiny HP Pavilion Slimline PC (s7525a) would happily find a home in any environment. While it may not be the fastest performer, its compact design and media centre functionality make it a good value option.

Altech Matador No.1

If you're looking for a budget PC option, the Altech Matador No.1 offers a complete package. This is a neat combination that includes the PC, a 17in LCD, keyboard and mouse. It comes with Windows XP Home and includes a coupon for a free Vista upgrade...

Toshiba Qosmio G30 (PQG32A-01N003)

Though it doesn't come cheap, the Toshiba Qosmio G30 is an excellent notebook that functions under a number of guises, suiting almost every room in the house. It packs in some of the latest top-end hardware, including an HD-DVD player and an Intel Co...

HP Compaq Presario (SR1925AN_01)

Not only a budget PC, but a media centre PC, the Compaq Presario (SR1925AN_01) has a few nice attributes that will suit a range of uses and also has plenty of connectivity for a range of tasks.

Also Technology OfficeMate

Inside and out, the AlsoTech OfficeMate is a basic PC. The low price tag of this bundle reflects the level of components and understandably moderate performance. However, considering the package also includes a 17in Mitsubishi DV170JB LCD monitor tog...

Lenovo ThinkCentre A55

The unchanging face of Lenovo's business range conceals the constantly updated components that keep these machines running smoothly and efficiently with the ever increasing demands of today's business software. We took a look at the Lenovo ThinkCentr...

Dell Dimension C521

For under $1000 the Dell C521 comes with a 17in LCD screen, keyboard and a mouse, making it a complete package that's ready to go from the moment it's delivered. As a budget option we were reasonably happy with the performance of this AMD-based machi...

Pacstar Budget Gaming

The smooth edges and the clean, uncomplicated fascia speak wonders for the capable Pacstar Budget Gaming PC. At a modest price it shows that you don't have to spend a lot of money to get a decent PC, even if you want to do a little gaming on the side...

PlusCorp Stealth IV Extreme Quadro QX6700 Mach II

A PC to make all other PCs jealous, the PlusCorp Stealth IV Extreme Quadro QX6700 Mach II may break the bank, but it will guarantee you a superior gaming experience and gloating rights over your friends for some time to come. At $6,999 this is no mea...

Gigabyte GV-NX88S640H-RH (GeForce 8800 GTS)

We took the Gigabyte GV-NX88S640H-RH graphics card - based on the NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTS graphics processing unit (GPU) - for a spin to see how it compares to cards based on the more powerful GeForce 8800 GTX and the older 7900 GTX GPUs.

Plus Corp Atlas AM2 5200 PC

Plus Corporation has a habit of sending us PCs laden with the latest, flashiest and most powerful hardware on the market and the Plus Corp Atlas AM2 5200 PC is no different.

Gigabyte Radeon X1900 XTX

The ongoing battle between NVIDIA and ATI may have temporarily leaned in NVIDIA's favour with the release of their DirectX 10 compatible, Windows Vista ready 8800 cards, but ATI aren't out of the game.

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