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Best Budget All-in-One PCs (Under 23 Inches)

With screen sizes ranging between 18 and 21.6 inches, these all-in-ones offer a complete PC package without cramping your desk--or your budget.

Desktop PC Power in a Small Package

The Desktop PC ruled the computing roost for decades, but with laptops, smartphones and tablets hogging the spotlight, is it time for the bulky beige box to hang up its power cable?

Not a chance. Desktops are versatile creatures: what better example than the All-in-One PC? Whether you're looking for a svelte, media slinging entertainment hub, or need a space-saving number cruncher, these All-in-Ones have you covered.

HP Compaq 6000 Pro

HP’s business-centric all-in-one lacks the bells and whistles of consumer-oriented machines, but it offers strong performance and some room to tinker.

Pros

- Category-leading performance

- Readily accessible innards

Cons

- Less cost-effective than its competitors

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HP TouchSmart 310

The HP TouchSmart 310 balances polish and performance, with a simple touch interface that belies a capable PC.

Pros

- Impressive multitouch interface

- Integrated HDTV tuner

Cons

- Frustrating port placement

- No true 1080p display

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HP Omni 200 Quad

HP’s latest all-in-one desktop kicks performance into high gear--but where are all the fashionable features?

Pros

- Excellent general performance

- Upgradable

Cons

- Lacks a touchscreen

- Variable speaker quality

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HP All-in-One 200-5020

Though it lacks a touchscreen, HP's All-in-One 200 offers excellent performance for the category, and a lush display.

Pros

- Strong performance for the category

- Attractive chassis

Cons

- Missing advanced interface connections

- No touchscreen

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Lenovo IdeaCentre A300

Lenovo's IdeaCentre A300 offers a wealth of connection options in a stunning shell.

Pros

- Stunning chassis

- HDMI inputs and TV tuner

Cons

- Lacks an optical drive

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Acer Veriton Z410G

The Veriton Z410G is well connected, but it lacks some of the bells and whistles of its counterparts.

Pros

- Decent video-playback quality

- Efficient multitasker

Cons

- Unappealing chassis

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Gateway ZX4300-01e

Gateway’s 20-inch all-in-one desktop might be fast, but it takes a lot of hits to achieve its balance of speed and cost.

Pros

- Integrated 802.11n connectivity

- Great performance for the price

Cons

- Humble connection offerings

- Speakers sound a little distant

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Sony Vaio VPCJ114FX/B

Facing tough competition at varying sizes and costs, Sony's attractive all-in-one doesn't quite live up to its $1000 asking price.

Pros

- Blu-ray support

- Excellent bundled software

Cons

- Lacks diverse external connections

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Lenovo IdeaCentre C315

This 20-inch all-in-one desktop has great visual appeal, but identically priced all-in-ones deliver a stronger overall package.

Pros

- Beautiful multitouch screen

- Built-in TV tuner

Cons

- No 802.11n networking

- Poor internal speakers

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MSI Wind AE2050

The MSI Wind Top AE2050 delivers compelling features, inexpensively. But several compromises keep it from surpassing its budget-priced peers.

Pros

- Above-average display quality

- USB 3.0 and HDMI connectivity

Cons

- Center-heavy speaker setup

- Slow general performance

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