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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for best computer for gaming and photo editing.

If you're looking for a computer to play games on or edit photos, you'll want to check out our top picks for the best gaming and photo-editing PCs. These are the machines that will give you great performance and value for money. Browse the top-ranked list of best computers for gaming and photo editing below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. ASUS - ROG Strix SCAR 16” 240Hz Gaming Laptop QHD - Intel Core i9-14900HX with 32GB Memory - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090- 2TB SSD - Off Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great 4090 computer...Used for games, work, photo editing....In truth I didn’t buy it for gaming, I purchased a high powered machine capable of any & everything I could want to do with ease, & it fits that description to a T. "

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    Break all limits with the 2024 ROG Strix SCAR 16 gaming laptop. Dominate the Windows 11 Pro battlefield with its powerful 14th Gen Intel Core processor, and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 40 Series Laptop GPU. With swift DDR5-5600MHz memory and expansive PCIe 4x4 storage in RAID 0, multitasking becomes easy and loading times become minimal. The ROG Nebula HDR display features premium Mini LED technology and guarantees bright, fast, and vivid visuals for gaming, editing, and productivity. It also features ROG Intelligent Cooling with liquid metal thermal compound on both the CPU and GPU, Tri-fan Technology, and other features to ensure peak performance under long sessions of demanding tasks. For the ultimate gaming laptop, look no further than the Strix SCAR 16.
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    "Great 4090 computer...Used for games, work, photo editing....In truth I didn’t buy it for gaming, I purchased a high powered machine capable of any & everything I could want to do with ease, & it fits that description to a T. "

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    Break all limits with the 2024 ROG Strix SCAR 16 gaming laptop. Dominate the Windows 11 Pro battlefield with its powerful 14th Gen Intel Core processor, and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 40 Series Laptop GPU. With swift DDR5-5600MHz memory and expansive PCIe 4x4 storage in RAID 0, multitasking becomes easy and loading times become minimal. The ROG Nebula HDR display features premium Mini LED technology and guarantees bright, fast, and vivid visuals for gaming, editing, and productivity. It also features ROG Intelligent Cooling with liquid metal thermal compound on both the CPU and GPU, Tri-fan Technology, and other features to ensure peak performance under long sessions of demanding tasks. For the ultimate gaming laptop, look no further than the Strix SCAR 16.
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  2. CLX - SET Gaming Desktop - AMD Ryzen 7 7700X - 32GB DDR5 4800 Memory - GeForce RTX 4060 - 1TB NVMe M.2 SSD + 2TB HDD - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Has been working fine. 2.0 USB are essentially useless for gaming. Dont know why they had them installed if you cant really use them....Has everything you need for a gaming and at a great value"

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    Get ready to conquer your gaming worlds with this formidable and compact CLX SET Advanced gaming machine. This powerhouse is armed to the teeth with a GeForce RTX 4060 GPU, flaunting 8GB of dedicated GDDR6 memory. Get ready for a game-changing experience with NVIDIA DLSS 3 technology, engineered to turbocharge your frame rates for a seamless and immersive gaming journey. At its core lies a impressive 7000-series 8-Core/16-Thread AMD Ryzen 7 7700X 4.5GHz processor (Max. Boost Speed of 5.4GHz), combined with 16GB of Dual-Channel RGB DDR5-4800 memory. This potent pair delivers a smooth and responsive experience, even when multitasking. With a 1TB NVMe M.2 Solid State Drive and an extra 2TB Hard Drive, you'll witness blazing fast game loads and have abundant space for your games, music, videos, and more. No matter your preference for wired or WiFi connections, this system has you covered. The sleek Mini-Tower gaming chassis exudes elegance and power. Its tempered glass panels and mesmerizing RGB fans enhance its visual charm while ensuring excellent airflow, keeping your system frosty even in the heat of battle. It's time to join the ranks of gaming the gaming elite with this CLX SET Advanced gaming computer. Unleash the true power of gaming – order yours today!
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    "Has been working fine. 2.0 USB are essentially useless for gaming. Dont know why they had them installed if you cant really use them....Has everything you need for a gaming and at a great value"

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    Get ready to conquer your gaming worlds with this formidable and compact CLX SET Advanced gaming machine. This powerhouse is armed to the teeth with a GeForce RTX 4060 GPU, flaunting 8GB of dedicated GDDR6 memory. Get ready for a game-changing experience with NVIDIA DLSS 3 technology, engineered to turbocharge your frame rates for a seamless and immersive gaming journey. At its core lies a impressive 7000-series 8-Core/16-Thread AMD Ryzen 7 7700X 4.5GHz processor (Max. Boost Speed of 5.4GHz), combined with 16GB of Dual-Channel RGB DDR5-4800 memory. This potent pair delivers a smooth and responsive experience, even when multitasking. With a 1TB NVMe M.2 Solid State Drive and an extra 2TB Hard Drive, you'll witness blazing fast game loads and have abundant space for your games, music, videos, and more. No matter your preference for wired or WiFi connections, this system has you covered. The sleek Mini-Tower gaming chassis exudes elegance and power. Its tempered glass panels and mesmerizing RGB fans enhance its visual charm while ensuring excellent airflow, keeping your system frosty even in the heat of battle. It's time to join the ranks of gaming the gaming elite with this CLX SET Advanced gaming computer. Unleash the true power of gaming – order yours today!
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  3. CLX - HORUS Gaming Desktop - Intel Core i9 14900KF - 64GB DDR5 5600 Memory - GeForce RTX 4090 - 2TB NVMe M.2 SSD + 6TB HDD - White - Front_Zoom
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    "Handles everything I throw at it. Use it for gaming and for modelling, simulation, and coding. ...This is what I think of in my head when someone says "Gaming PC.""

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    CLX HORUS...the Falcon of War...for superior high-performance gaming. A true gaming system, this Ultimate CLX HORUS gaming desktop computer produces the elite performance to crank up the AAA games, but elite gameplay demands elite, and stunning, visuals as well, and that will be provided by the included 40-Series GeForce RTX 4090 graphics card with 24GB of GDDR6X ultra fast memory, the NVIDIA Ada Lovelace architecture, 4th Gen Tensor Cores for AI-powered graphics, and DLSS3 for frame rate multiplying. Immersive visuals require power to drive it all, and that comes from a Liquid-Cooled 14th Gen 24-Core/32-Thread Intel Core i9 14900KF 3.2GHz processor that's even capable of running at a Max. Turbo Speed of 6.0GHz! The new 14th Gen processor has a performance hybrid architecture that integrates two core microarchitectures to priotitize and distribute computing workloads that optimize performance! A powerhouse system demands ample memory so this CLX HORUS has 64GB of high-performance DDR5 5600MHz memory. And if that's not enough, you can expand up to 192GB Max. Powerful yes, but stunning too, as this beastly system has been designed in the stunning NV5 mid-tower white chassis with a near-seamless glass design plus Integrated D-RGB lighting and white components, including the 360mm AIO liquid cooler and all eight RGB fans. Also included is a perfect blend of speed and storage with the 2TB NVMe M.2 Solid State Drive and extra-large 6TB Hard Drive to access files and games quickly but to store your gaming library as well as music, video, or even editing and design projects. There is even an intelligent 2.5Gb/s ethernet controller built in for maximum networking performance for the demanding requirements of home networking, content creators, online gamers and high-quality streaming media. Everything a true gaming PC needs for 4K, even 8K gaming! Get the Falcon of War...CLX HORUS today and Evoke the Gods!
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    "Handles everything I throw at it. Use it for gaming and for modelling, simulation, and coding. ...This is what I think of in my head when someone says "Gaming PC.""

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    CLX HORUS...the Falcon of War...for superior high-performance gaming. A true gaming system, this Ultimate CLX HORUS gaming desktop computer produces the elite performance to crank up the AAA games, but elite gameplay demands elite, and stunning, visuals as well, and that will be provided by the included 40-Series GeForce RTX 4090 graphics card with 24GB of GDDR6X ultra fast memory, the NVIDIA Ada Lovelace architecture, 4th Gen Tensor Cores for AI-powered graphics, and DLSS3 for frame rate multiplying. Immersive visuals require power to drive it all, and that comes from a Liquid-Cooled 14th Gen 24-Core/32-Thread Intel Core i9 14900KF 3.2GHz processor that's even capable of running at a Max. Turbo Speed of 6.0GHz! The new 14th Gen processor has a performance hybrid architecture that integrates two core microarchitectures to priotitize and distribute computing workloads that optimize performance! A powerhouse system demands ample memory so this CLX HORUS has 64GB of high-performance DDR5 5600MHz memory. And if that's not enough, you can expand up to 192GB Max. Powerful yes, but stunning too, as this beastly system has been designed in the stunning NV5 mid-tower white chassis with a near-seamless glass design plus Integrated D-RGB lighting and white components, including the 360mm AIO liquid cooler and all eight RGB fans. Also included is a perfect blend of speed and storage with the 2TB NVMe M.2 Solid State Drive and extra-large 6TB Hard Drive to access files and games quickly but to store your gaming library as well as music, video, or even editing and design projects. There is even an intelligent 2.5Gb/s ethernet controller built in for maximum networking performance for the demanding requirements of home networking, content creators, online gamers and high-quality streaming media. Everything a true gaming PC needs for 4K, even 8K gaming! Get the Falcon of War...CLX HORUS today and Evoke the Gods!
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  4. CLX - SET Gaming Desktop - Intel Core i9 12900KF - 32GB DDR4 3200 Memory - GeForce RTX 4060 Ti - 1TB NVMe M.2 SSD + 4TB HDD - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "CLX SET Gaming Desktop: The Ultimate Powerhouse...Plus, it's VR-ready, so you can dive into immersive gaming or training sessions. CLX SET Gaming Desktop goes above and beyond, delivering fast performance for gaming and multitasking. ...Great pc, I love it great gaming and the price is affordable!!"

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    Get an edge on the battlefield, game with this CLX SET gaming desktop tower. Featuring the latest 40-Series GeForce RTX 4060 Ti graphics card with 8GB of GDDR6 memory and its dedicated AI processing Tensor Cores this gaming PC will provide high frame rates with uncompromised image quality. The 1TB NVMe M.2 SSD and 4TB hard drive provide plenty of storage and fast boots, while this CLX SET gaming mid-tower boasts a liquid-cooled 12th Generation Intel Core i9 12900KF 3.2GHz 16-Core processor and 16GB of RAM for pro performance and advanced multitasking. Lead the way...Battle on!
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    "CLX SET Gaming Desktop: The Ultimate Powerhouse...Plus, it's VR-ready, so you can dive into immersive gaming or training sessions. CLX SET Gaming Desktop goes above and beyond, delivering fast performance for gaming and multitasking. ...Great pc, I love it great gaming and the price is affordable!!"

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    Get an edge on the battlefield, game with this CLX SET gaming desktop tower. Featuring the latest 40-Series GeForce RTX 4060 Ti graphics card with 8GB of GDDR6 memory and its dedicated AI processing Tensor Cores this gaming PC will provide high frame rates with uncompromised image quality. The 1TB NVMe M.2 SSD and 4TB hard drive provide plenty of storage and fast boots, while this CLX SET gaming mid-tower boasts a liquid-cooled 12th Generation Intel Core i9 12900KF 3.2GHz 16-Core processor and 16GB of RAM for pro performance and advanced multitasking. Lead the way...Battle on!
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  5. CyberPowerPC - Gamer Supreme Gaming Desktop - AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D - 32GB Memory - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 Ti SUPER 16GB - 2TB SSD - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Easy plug and play setup. Top level gaming and quality!...I definitely would recommend this PC for gaming and editing."

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    Dominate virtual battlefields with this CyberPowerPC Gamer Supreme Liquid Cool gaming desktop computer. The 8-core AMD Ryzen 7 processor and 32GB of RAM support seamless multitasking, and the 2TB SSD provides fast start-ups and in-game load times. This CyberPowerPC Gamer Supreme Liquid Cool gaming desktop computer comes with an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 Ti SUPER graphics card for immersive, stutter-free action.
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    "Easy plug and play setup. Top level gaming and quality!...I definitely would recommend this PC for gaming and editing."

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    Dominate virtual battlefields with this CyberPowerPC Gamer Supreme Liquid Cool gaming desktop computer. The 8-core AMD Ryzen 7 processor and 32GB of RAM support seamless multitasking, and the 2TB SSD provides fast start-ups and in-game load times. This CyberPowerPC Gamer Supreme Liquid Cool gaming desktop computer comes with an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 Ti SUPER graphics card for immersive, stutter-free action.
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  6. CLX - SET Gaming Desktop - AMD Ryzen 9 5900X - 32GB Memory - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 - 960GB SSD + 4TB HDD - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Awesome Computer!...Super FAST! I do a lot of photo editing and the graphic card is excellent for this....Not just for gaming...Using this computer for photography and design. Amazingly fast. "

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    Annihilate the competition with this CLX SET gaming desktop computer. The Liquid-Cooled 12-Core AMD Ryzen 9 5900X processor and 32GB of 3200MHz RAM let you smoothly and easily stream your favorite titles in stunning detail, while the 4TB Hard Drive and 960GB SSD provide even high-performance storage and access of your games and media. This VR-ready CLX SET gaming computer has a 30 series NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 graphics card with 8GB of GDDR6 memory, letting you crank up the graphics sliders for realistic immersive visuals. Enjoy smooth gameplay and enjoy gaming again!
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    "Awesome Computer!...Super FAST! I do a lot of photo editing and the graphic card is excellent for this....Not just for gaming...Using this computer for photography and design. Amazingly fast. "

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    Annihilate the competition with this CLX SET gaming desktop computer. The Liquid-Cooled 12-Core AMD Ryzen 9 5900X processor and 32GB of 3200MHz RAM let you smoothly and easily stream your favorite titles in stunning detail, while the 4TB Hard Drive and 960GB SSD provide even high-performance storage and access of your games and media. This VR-ready CLX SET gaming computer has a 30 series NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 graphics card with 8GB of GDDR6 memory, letting you crank up the graphics sliders for realistic immersive visuals. Enjoy smooth gameplay and enjoy gaming again!
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  7. Lenovo - Legion Tower 5 AMD Gaming Desktop - AMD Ryzen 7-7700X - 16GB Memory - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 12GB - 512GB SSD + 1TB HDD - Storm Gray - Front_Zoom
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    "Awesome fast and great for gaming and business well worth the price...The best buy at Best Buy...Great computer! Meets my needs for photo editing and video editing as well as any game I want to run. "

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    Stay ahead of the game with a machine that’s built for the future of gaming with the Legion Tower 5, powered by the supercharged performance of AMD Ryzen 7000 Series desktop processors and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 40 Series desktop graphics. Stay cool and whisper-quiet with high-performance air cooling and an enmeshed front bezel for improved airflow on a battle station-inspired chassis featuring an optional toolless glass panel.
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    "Awesome fast and great for gaming and business well worth the price...The best buy at Best Buy...Great computer! Meets my needs for photo editing and video editing as well as any game I want to run. "

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    Stay ahead of the game with a machine that’s built for the future of gaming with the Legion Tower 5, powered by the supercharged performance of AMD Ryzen 7000 Series desktop processors and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 40 Series desktop graphics. Stay cool and whisper-quiet with high-performance air cooling and an enmeshed front bezel for improved airflow on a battle station-inspired chassis featuring an optional toolless glass panel.
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  8. CyberPowerPC - Gamer Master Gaming Desktop - AMD Ryzen 7 7700 - 32GB Memory - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060 Ti 16GB - 2TB SSD - White - Angle_Zoom
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    "Came right on time and works perfect for gaming and work. Funs smooth and is quiet...Amazing Pc runs very well for gaming and other personal use. This is my first Pc and its veey easy to hse and setup"

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    Step up your in-game performance with this CyberPowerPC Gamer Master gaming desktop computer. The 2TB NVMe SSD offers swift data access and vast storage for your game collection, while the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060 Ti graphics card delivers high frame rates in most modern titles. This CyberPowerPC Gamer Master gaming desktop computer features an AMD Ryzen 7 processor to effortlessly handle high-end games, and 32GB of DDR5 RAM enables smooth multitasking.
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    "Came right on time and works perfect for gaming and work. Funs smooth and is quiet...Amazing Pc runs very well for gaming and other personal use. This is my first Pc and its veey easy to hse and setup"

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    Step up your in-game performance with this CyberPowerPC Gamer Master gaming desktop computer. The 2TB NVMe SSD offers swift data access and vast storage for your game collection, while the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060 Ti graphics card delivers high frame rates in most modern titles. This CyberPowerPC Gamer Master gaming desktop computer features an AMD Ryzen 7 processor to effortlessly handle high-end games, and 32GB of DDR5 RAM enables smooth multitasking.
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  9. iBUYPOWER - Y60 Gaming Desktop - AMD Ryzen 7 7700X - 32GB DDR5 RAM - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060Ti 8GB - 2TB NVMe SSD - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "I bought this for photo editing rather than gaming since it has all the specs I was looking for. ...Exactly what we were looking for. A gaming computer tower that is strictly for gaming."

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    Level up your setup with the iBUYPOWER Y60BA7N46T02 the perfect PC build for someone looking to upgrade their computer system for art, editing, and gaming. This prebuilt utilizes professionally vetted components to create a high-performance machine that lets you work on everything you need to all at once. With 32GB of DDR5 RAM and a strong processor, this PC can handle multiple spreadsheets and browsers, HD video rendering, art and animation, and running your favorite AAA video games at a high resolution with great frame rates. You can take your gaming and content creation to a whole new level with the AMD Core Ryzen 7 7700X 8-core 16-thread processor and the Nvidia GeForce RTX 4060Ti 8GB video card. Enjoy fast system and application start-up times as well as ample storage space for all of your favorite games and important files with the 2 TB NVMe solid state drive. Work harder and play longer thanks to the RGB Fan Cooler, which will keep your PC running smoothly and quietly. iBUYPOWER balances functionality and aesthetic with the unique and sleek geometric Y60 chassis, utilizing tempered glass to protect and showcase a gorgeous RGB build. This iBUYPOWER desktop gaming computer comes equipped with an RGB gaming keyboard and mouse as well as Windows 11 Home Advanced. Windows 11 has all the power and security of Windows 10 with a redesigned and refreshed look. It comes with new tools, sounds, and apps, every detail coming together to bring you a refreshing experience on your PC.
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    "I bought this for photo editing rather than gaming since it has all the specs I was looking for. ...Exactly what we were looking for. A gaming computer tower that is strictly for gaming."

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    Level up your setup with the iBUYPOWER Y60BA7N46T02 the perfect PC build for someone looking to upgrade their computer system for art, editing, and gaming. This prebuilt utilizes professionally vetted components to create a high-performance machine that lets you work on everything you need to all at once. With 32GB of DDR5 RAM and a strong processor, this PC can handle multiple spreadsheets and browsers, HD video rendering, art and animation, and running your favorite AAA video games at a high resolution with great frame rates. You can take your gaming and content creation to a whole new level with the AMD Core Ryzen 7 7700X 8-core 16-thread processor and the Nvidia GeForce RTX 4060Ti 8GB video card. Enjoy fast system and application start-up times as well as ample storage space for all of your favorite games and important files with the 2 TB NVMe solid state drive. Work harder and play longer thanks to the RGB Fan Cooler, which will keep your PC running smoothly and quietly. iBUYPOWER balances functionality and aesthetic with the unique and sleek geometric Y60 chassis, utilizing tempered glass to protect and showcase a gorgeous RGB build. This iBUYPOWER desktop gaming computer comes equipped with an RGB gaming keyboard and mouse as well as Windows 11 Home Advanced. Windows 11 has all the power and security of Windows 10 with a redesigned and refreshed look. It comes with new tools, sounds, and apps, every detail coming together to bring you a refreshing experience on your PC.
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  10. Lenovo - LOQ Tower Gaming Desktop - Intel i5 14400F - 16GB Memory - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 - 512GB SDD - Luna Gray - Front_Zoom
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    "Good Budget PC for 1080p Gaming and Everyday Tasks...It will breeze through everyday tasks like web browsing, video conferencing, editing photos and videos and running Microsoft Office applications. ...Great Entry Gaming Machine that is super quiet...However, if you are just looking for a computer to plug in and go gaming and be productive, this is a great machine. "

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    Dive into gaming with the Lenovo LOQ Tower 17IRR9! Powered by Intel Core processors and NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics, this gaming tower ensures an immersive experience. Its sleek full tower chassis, boasting ample ventilation, keeps things cool and quiet while exuding modern style. Maximize your gaming potential by pairing it with Lenovo Gaming accessories for the ultimate setup.
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    "Good Budget PC for 1080p Gaming and Everyday Tasks...It will breeze through everyday tasks like web browsing, video conferencing, editing photos and videos and running Microsoft Office applications. ...Great Entry Gaming Machine that is super quiet...However, if you are just looking for a computer to plug in and go gaming and be productive, this is a great machine. "

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    Dive into gaming with the Lenovo LOQ Tower 17IRR9! Powered by Intel Core processors and NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics, this gaming tower ensures an immersive experience. Its sleek full tower chassis, boasting ample ventilation, keeps things cool and quiet while exuding modern style. Maximize your gaming potential by pairing it with Lenovo Gaming accessories for the ultimate setup.
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