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There are plenty reasons to consider the new lower-priced iMac, but if raw specs are your primary concern, these eight all-in-ones from top PC makers are worth your attention.
The new four-core, unlocked processors are sure to please hard-core overclockers. A dual-core unlocked Pentium was also introduced.
Unlike the bulky, beige boxes that cluttered tabletops in the past, today’s desktops are stylish and compact. Here are some of the key points to consider before you buy.
Products include small form-factor desktops, a gaming laptop, and several new components
Dell's tired of being your parents' computer brand. The now-private company is changing its attitude and taking risks.
Crucial will ship DDR4 DIMMs at around the time Intel ships chipsets compatible with the memory.
The Lenovo A540 AiO will be available in July. The new laptop launches range from May to August.
Intel unveiled four new desktop chips and some new desktop concepts, plus a sneak peek of its Broadwell fifth-generation Core architecture.
Not only did the traditional PC market record the sharpest dip on record for 2014, but the market is expected to shrink through 2018.
While profits were up modestly from the 2012 fourth quarter, Intel's 2013 earnings came in under Wall Street estimates. Still, the chipmaker said PC sales were actually stronger than expected for the last three months of the year.
Worldwide PC shipments dipped again in the fourth quarter of 2013, but analysts said that they believe the market is leveling out. Lenovo continued to hold the top spot as the world's leading PC supplier.