Beneath the admittedly unattractive case, the Cyberpower Back to School Super Value desktop is a winner among its budget brethren for its dual-core processor and upgradability.
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It's just about time to send the kids off to school. Whether you're shopping for a student or are looking to update your own tech lineup, our back-to-school guide will show you something worth your time and money.
It's not the most polished desktop we've seen, but for $899, the iBuyPower Back to School PC presents an attractive starter system that's ready for the dorm room.
The manufacturer sells this product directly from its Web site, where you can find configuration and pricing information.
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It's time to head back to school, so be sure you've got the right games to play once the homework is done.