Best budget desktopsUpdated April 11, 2014 10:16 AM PDT
Want to buy a new PC without having to take out a second mortgage? These budget PCs strike a balance between performance and cost, covering the basics at affordable prices. Good for home office use, sending e-mail, and surfing the Net, a budget PC gives you the features that you need and none that you don't. If you don't see a budget desktop that catches your eye below, see our complete list of budget desktop reviews.