The Acer Predator Orion 7000 is a top-tier gaming PC, and the 2023 model delivers killer performance at 4K thanks to its RTX 4090 and Raptor Lake CPU—but it's also the loudest PC we've ever tested.
Origin's new Chronos offers customizable high-end performance in a small case, perfect for the TV room or game room. For those that can afford it, that is.
This AMD-powered mini PC delivers a ton of performance in a small footprint that’s ideal for 1080p gaming, especially if you don’t want your gaming PC to take up too much space.
This beastly gaming laptop is too hot, heavy and loud to be of much use on your lap, but on a desk it's a remarkable gaming machine that earns the term desktop replacement.
Alienware's Aurora R15 delivers customizable gaming goodness in a whisper-quiet case that looks good on a desk.
The Dell XPS 8940 isn't the most powerful gaming desktop on the market, but its reasonable price and smart design help it stand out from the competition.
The Corsair Vengeance i7200 delivers more gaming potential than you’d expect, given its price and its more expensive competition.
The Razer BlackWidow Lite is a welcome addition to the lineup and a smart investment for gamers who need to get some work done.
The iBuyPower Y60 is an eye-catching gaming PC that plays games well while showcasing what's inside to full effect.
iBuypower's Revolt 3 gaming PC is a great choice if you need a powerful, portable gaming rig — it even has a built-in handle.
Alienware's Aurora R13 sports a redesigned chassis that's easy to access and looks good on a desk. If you can afford a model with high-end components, it's an excellent gaming PC.
This 14-inch gaming laptop delivers a strong combination of performance, endurance and sheer eye candy
The Maingear Turbo packs top-of-the-line components into a beautiful compact case. You can get incredible performance out of this tiny titan, but be prepared to pay for the privilege.
The Lenovo Legion Tower 5 is an affordable, capable and upgradeable gaming PC. But it fails to stand out from the crowd.
The Origin PC Millennium is a beautiful system with excellent hardware and solid build quality. It’s pricey, but you get what you pay for.
The MSI MEG Trident X looks great, doesn't take up much space, and runs demanding games at top settings. It's not cheap, however.
The Alienware Aurora Ryzen Edition R10 (2021) has good gaming performance for the price, but its design could be better.
The Origin Neuron Carbide 175R has excellent specs, but it can get expensive, and the performance is not up to par.
The Razer Tomahawk Gaming Desktop marries a gorgeous, straightforward chassis to a dead-simple component setup.
The Maingear Vybe is a powerful RTX gaming desktop with a ton of freedom for customization, but it's quite big and can get expensive.
The Alienware Aurora R8 adds 9th-Gen Intel power and RTX 2080 graphics to the easiest-to-upgrade gaming-PC design out there.
The Origin PC Neuron has strong overall performance, a lot of customization options and an easy-to-open panel, but the fans can be too loud.
The Corsair One i160 improves on one of the best compact gaming PCs around with blazing components and slick RGB lighting.
Walmart's Overpowered Gaming Desktop DTW3 offers strong performance and graphics, but you can get a better gaming PC for the same price.