Quad-core desktops have been mighty popular of late. The ones I've posted in recent weeks have all sold out in a matter of hours. I think that's because a lot of folks are looking to replace their aging Windows XP boxes with something more powerful--and Windows 7-powered.
J&R has a refurbished HP Pavilion p6247c quad-core desktop for $369 shipped. I won't say this is the best configuration I've ever seen, but it packs more than enough punch for most home users.
The system's heavy hitters include a 2.6GHz AMD Athlon II X4 … Read more