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V3 Convoy: Premium Performance at a Palatable Price

Looking for a top-tier performance PC, but not quite ready to part with a kidney? You’re in luck.

Ten Awesome Free-to-Play Online Games

Get into massively multiplayer online games without spending massive amounts of money.

Micro Express MicroFlex 25B: A Mainstream King, but for How Long?

Sandy Bridge arrives on our mainstream-PC chart with a flourish as Micro Express’s MicroFlex 25B mops the floor with the competition--for now.

Sony VAIO VPCJ114FX/B: Wait for the Price to Drop

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

HP Omni 100: Low on Price and Features

HP’s Omni 100 is an extremely inexpensive all-in-one PC, but if you spend a little more elsewhere, you'll get a better deal.

HP Pavilion Slimline s5660f: High-Definition Multimedia, Little Real Estate

It’s small, it’s inexpensive, and it’s not upgradable--but why would you want to rip the Blu-ray player out of this superskinny system anyway? The networking, however, is another story.

HP Pavilion p6640f: An Awkwardly Positioned Midsize-Tower Desktop

The p6640f tries to offer a competitive buffet of features for its low price, but the meal isn't as satisfying as what you’ll find elsewhere.

Gateway DX4320-45: An Agile Performer Fails to Stand Out

This midsize-tower desktop just has too much competition offering too many other interesting features, for less money--raw speed doesn't make Gateway’s DX4320-45 a sure-fire winner.

Gateway ZX6951-53: An All-in-One That Flaunts Its Curves

From its looks and sounds to its HD support and speed, Gateway’s 23-inch all-in-one desktop rarely stops delivering.

Intel's Sandy Bridge CPUs: What to Expect

Intel's second-generation Core processors are almost here, delivering a new socket, new chipsets, and new technologies.

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Dell Inspiron Zino HD 410: Back With a Blu-ray Player

For its size, you won’t find a more well-rounded system than Dell’s Compact PC. It’s speedy, connected, and ready for next-generation movie discs.

Lenovo IdeaCentre Q150: Small in Form and Functionality

A small frame and low price tag aren't quite enough to help Lenovo's IdeaCentre Q150 pull away from the compact-PC pack.

eMachines ER1402-05: The Best of the Bottom-Rung Compact PCs

This inexpensive compact PC performs well for the price.

Acer Aspire X3400: It Doesn’t Get Better (for Less)

Acer's inexpensive Aspire X3400 makes a strong showing for a reasonable price.

Acer Aspire M3400: A Compelling Budget Desktop Falls Short of Greatness

Acer’s Aspire M3400 budget desktop puts up a good fight--but in terms of features, competing (and similarly priced) systems are just a bit better.