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Falcon Northwest Tiki (2015) review

With the newest components and a beautiful custom case, the Falcon Northwest Tiki wants to be more than just another living room PC - it wants to be your everything. See Full Review »

Our Score 9
User Score 2

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Acer AspireRevo Review

  • Compact design makes it easy to place anywhere
  • Nvidia Ion makes the difference for video playback…
  • Easily connected to HDTV using HDMI output
  • Plenty of ports and connections
  • Windows 7 runs smoothly
  • Windows 7 Media Center makes it easier for…
  • Can be mounted on the back of a monitor
  • Excellent value
  • Atom processor shows strain when multiple apps are…
  • Gaming is a non-starter under these specs
  • Too much pre-installed bloatware
  • Lacks a built-in TV tuner
  • No optical drive
Our Score 7.5
User Score 0

HP Pavilion MS225 Review

  • Inexpensive
  • Equipped with a real desktop CPU
  • 64-bit Windows 7 Home Premium (which includes…
  • 320GB hard drive
  • 4GB of RAM
  • Not suited to demanding applications
  • Wired mouse and keyboard
  • Wired networking limited to 100Mb/s
  • Wireless networking limited to 802.11b/g
Our Score 8
User Score 1

HP TouchSmart 600 Review

  • Huge, gorgeous, 16:9 1080p screen.
  • TouchSmart suite delivers some excellent programs…
  • Svelte and attractive design.
  • Doubles nicely as a PVR/TV, complete with HDMI…
  • Touchscreen is still just a smidge finicky.
  • Middling processor and graphics card could do with…
  • It’s still a bit costly.
Our Score 8
User Score 0

Asus Eee Top ET2203 Review

  • Attractive chassis
  • Solid build quality
  • Sharp 22-inch display
  • Excellent desktop performance
  • Surprisingly good sound quality
  • Wireless peripherals included
  • Child-sized peripherals
  • Flimsy tray-loading DVD drive
  • Weak gaming performance
Our Score 7.5
User Score 0

Gateway One ZX Series Review

  • Attractive acrylic-trimmed, LED-lit body
  • Gorgeous 23-inch capacitive touch screen
  • Fun suite of pre-installed touch applications and…
  • Superb desktop and gaming performance
  • Excellent sound for size
  • Competitive pricing
  • Laughably cheap mouse and keyboard
  • Fan noise can become annoying
  • Touch remains a novelty
Our Score 8
User Score 1

HP TouchSmart 300 Review

  • Awesome touchscreen display and user interface;…
  • Integrated graphics; voice-recognition needs work;…
Our Score 8.5
User Score 0

ViewSonic VPC100 Review

  • Inexpensive; consumes little power; thin and…
  • Slow for all but the most basic tasks; tiny hard…
Our Score 6.5
User Score 0

HP Pavilion Slimline s5160f Review

  • Small and very quiet; includes Blu-ray drive
  • TV tuner
  • wireless mouse
  • keyboard and lots of memory; great value for the…
  • Video card can't handle intense games; virtually…
Our Score 8
User Score 0