Tag: desktops

  • Top Desktops for October 2009

    Each month we compile data for the number of times a particular desktop is viewed on this site’s product pages to get an idea for what mainstream consumers are looking at and thinking about buying. While these desktops aren’t necessarily the most popular in terms of sales, they are the most popular based on the […]

  • Top 10 Desktops for Back to School

    Back to School Buyers Guide: Top 10 Desktops As fall approaches, so does the start of school for millions of students around the country. It’s also a great time to buy a new computer; not only do retailers offer tremendous sales and freebies, but many component manufacturers like AMD and Intel start to push out […]

  • HP unveils new $300 Compaq and Elite desktops

    HP recently showed off some minor updates to its Compaq (yes, it’s still around) line of budget-priced desktops as well as introduced an entirely new line: the HP Elite desktop brand. Let’s get it out of the way now. Yes, Compaq is still around. After the merger with Hewlett-Packard some years ago, the Compaq brand […]

  • Gaming: Desktops vs Consoles

    The PC vs. console gaming debate has been raging for a long, long time. It’s the kind of thing that raises blood pressure so much you wonder why presidential candidates in the United States don’t include it in their political platform. First of all, the most important thing you should know is this: no one […]

  • Gaming Desktops: To Build or To Buy?

    When it comes to gaming rigs, even experienced computer builders still sometimes buy pre-built models — why? Well, we’ll take you through the pros and cons of both in our build versus buy analysis and which factors to base your decision on. The Build Argument The technically challenged amongst us might balk at the idea […]