Desktops

Origin PC Chronos
REVIEW

Origin PC Chronos

One of the most premium-feeling (and premium-priced) of the first generation of VR-ready gaming desktops, the Origin PC Chronos is compact but powerful.

4 stars Editors' rating on 7 March 2016
Dell XPS 8900 Special Edition
REVIEW

Dell XPS 8900 Special Edition

One of the least-expensive Oculus-ready PCs, the Dell XPS 8900 Special Edition hits the required specs for virtual reality, but just barely.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 2 March 2016

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Intel Compute Stick
REVIEW

Intel Compute Stick ( 2016)

Intel's revamped Compute Stick promises a computer in every pocket, just be prepared for an entry-level experience, although it's still fine for email, social media and movies.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 24 January 2016
Asus ROG GT51
EDITORS' TAKE

Asus ROG GT51

The included NFC wristband unlocks a secret hard-drive partition and triggers overclocking.

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Origin PC Omni
EDITORS' TAKE

Origin PC Omni

With desktop-level parts and a curved 34-inch screen, it's a personal entertainment center for serious gamers.

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Lenovo Ideacentre Y900 RE
EDITORS' TAKE

Lenovo Ideacentre Y900 RE

The "Razer Editions" of Lenovo's Y900 RE desktop and Y27G RE curved monitor mix performance and presentation.

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Lenovo Ideacentre 610S
EDITORS' TAKE

Lenovo Ideacentre 610S

The Lenovo 610S stores and streams movies, and also plays them via a wireless projector.

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Lenovo ThinkCentre X1
EDITORS' TAKE

Lenovo ThinkCentre X1

With a slim body and anti-glare 24-inch IPS screen, this is a shot at taking back a few desktops from the iMac.

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Asus Chromebit
REVIEW

Asus Chromebit

It won't run Photoshop or play games, but add a Bluetooth keyboard and mouse and the Asus Chromebit turns any HDMI-compatible display or television into a Web-surfing station.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 17 November 2015
2.8 stars User rating out of 2 votes

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Lenovo Yoga Home 900
EDITORS' TAKE

Lenovo Yoga Home 900

This big all-in-one doubles as a futuristic touchscreen tabletop perfect for sharing.

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