HP offers its Pavilion Elite HPE h8xt (no monitor) for $799.99. Coupon code "DTE8467" cuts it to $759.99. With free shipping, that's $190 off list and the lowest total price we could find for this configuration. It features an Intel Core i7-3770 Ivy Bridge CPU, AMD Radeon HD 7570...
HP supplied us with their TouchSmart model 520-1070 which they described as the star of their current all-in-one lineup that features a lighter, thinner design and an upgraded version of HP’s Magic Canvas software.
The 23-inch multi-touch AIO is powered by a 2nd generation Intel Core i7-2600S processor clocked at 2.8GHz, 8GB of DDR3 system memory, a 2TB Western Digital Caviar Green hard drive, Radeon HD 6450A graphics and Beats Audio. Additional perks include a built-in TV tuner and HDMI-in, essentially transforming the 520 into a venerable entertainment / gaming station.
PC Connection Express offers the refurbished Acer Gateway DX4320-02E AMD Phenom II 2.8GHz Desktop PC (no monitor), model no. PT.GAY02.002, for $329.99. With free shipping, that's the lowest total price we could find for this refurb by $120...
We know for a fact tablets are selling like hotcakes, or at the very least iPads and Kindle Fires are. The form factor is still relatively new and software is barely scratching the surface of its potential, or so we are lead to believe.
Dell offers the business-oriented Vostro 260 Mini Tower desktop with a 20" widescreen monitor for $499, a $200 discount. Base specifications include a 2.6GHz Intel Pentium G620, 3GB of DDR3 1333MHz RAM, a 320GB hard drive...
The Lenovo IdeaCentre K330 is a budget gaming desktop PC that has ample power for general-purpose work, and should be well suited for video and other multimedia work as well as PC gaming.
Our review unit's $1,099 configuration features a 3.4 GHz Intel i7-2600, 12GB of DDR3 RAM, an Nvidia GeForce GTX 460 graphics card, a Hitachi 2TB 7200 RPM hard drive, a Blu-ray / DVD combo drive and a 16-in-1 card reader, all running on Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit.
Staples offers the HP Pavilion p7-1026b desktop bundled with an HP 2011x 20" LCD Monitor for $499.99. Coupon code "77578" drops it to $399.99. With free shipping, that's the lowest total price we could find by $250.
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