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CCL's First New PC of 2014

A perfect base for a media centre, or simply a low power PC. (more)

Console Wars: This time will the PC be the winner?

Every generation there is an epic battle, SNES vs. Mega Drive, PlayStation vs. Nintendo 64, Xbox vs. PS2, Xbox 360 vs. PS3 and now we have Xbox One vs. PlayStation 4. The question is at this early stage who will be the winner of this generation. (more)

So you're looking to upgrade to Windows 8

A detailed run down of what changes you can expect moving from Windows 7 to Windows 8. (more)

Building Your Own System - Component Compatibility Guide

Martin walks us through checking compatibility when looking to build our own systems, it's not as scary as you may think.
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How To: SSD Optimisation - Moving the location of Windows User folders in Windows 7

One easy change to make to Windows when optimising your install after upgrading to an SSD is changing the default location of the Windows User folders to your mechanical drive. This simple guide shows you how. (more)

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New Gem range of Business PCs available from CCL!

CCL have launched a brand new range of Gem Business PCs, offering improvements in performance, value for money and operational costs over the previous generation. (more)

New Geforce small form factor systems from CCL

CCL Have got some small and shiny new systems featuring some shiny hardware from Nvidia (more)

Netflix Makes Deal with DreamWorks to Produce Over 300 Hours of Original Content

Could the future of internet film & TV be in original content, not re-runs? (more)

CCL's Latest Home Entertainment PCs Now Available

Ever dreamt of having your very own cinema? Well we can't provide the darkened room, the smell of stale popcorn or the sound of chattering children but we can provide the technology - bring the cinema home! (more)

CCL Elite Raven II Gaming PC wins Vortez.net Gold Award!

Barely a week after winning an Overclock3D.net Gold Award the Raven II has continued its unstoppable rise with a new award (more)

All CCL Desktops

If you're looking for a new PC then you have come to the right place. CCL are expert computer builders with over 15 years' experience harnessing the latest technology to give you the ultimate in cutting edge computing. Whether you are looking for an everyday home PC, an energy efficient office PC, a serious Workstation for professional applications or a blisteringly fast gaming PC, we have the system for you – all without stretching your budget.

CCL Alpha Prime Desktop PC

Our popular Prime PC in a desktop/tower form factor!

  • Intel Celeron G1820 2.7GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H Motherboard
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 1000GB Hard Drive

from £229.99

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CCL Elite Hobby Owl II Mini Gaming PC

As seen at Multiplay i52 on the CCL & Kingston stands!

  • Intel Core i3 4150 3.5GHz CPU
  • 8GB DDR3 Memory
  • Asus H81I-Plus Motherboard
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti
  • 128GB Solid State Drive

from £549.98

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CCL Alpha Pioneer III PC

CCL Alpha Pioneer III PC

(CCL-ALP-SBUD3)
Amazing value PC ideal for home, home office work, movies, photos and internet browsing!
  • Intel Celeron J1800 2.4GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte J1800N-D2H Motherboard
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

only £173.99 inc VAT

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CCL Alpha Windbox Mini PC
Equally at home in the home office or lounge - our best value Mini PC!
  • Intel Celeron 1037U 1.8GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • 500GB Hard Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

only £184.99 inc VAT

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CCL Alpha Champion V PC

CCL Alpha Champion V PC

(CCL-AMD-ENT5)
The AMD 4000 APU in the Champion V makes this PC ideal for Video, Photos and Internet Games!
  • AMD A4 4000 3GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte F2A55M-HD2 Motherboard
  • AMD Radeon HD 7480D
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

only £189.98 inc VAT

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CCL Alpha Prime PC System

CCL Alpha Prime PC System

(CCL-ALP-IBUD)
Our lowest priced Intel base home PC, featuring top quality components!
  • Intel Celeron G1820 2.7GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H Motherboard
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

only £199.99 inc VAT

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CCL Alpha Champion V Desktop PC
Our popular Champion V PC in a desktop/tower form factor!
  • AMD A4 4000 3GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte F2A55M-HD2 Motherboard
  • AMD Radeon HD 7480D
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

only £209.99 inc VAT

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CCL Linux 1000i PC

CCL Linux 1000i PC

(CCL-LINUX-ENT)
A great PC ready for either Microsoft Windows or a popular Linux Distribution
  • Intel Celeron G1820 2.7GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H Motherboard
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

only £209.99 inc VAT

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CCL Alpha Supreme PC System
Best selling home system! Featuring the latest Intel Pentium Dual Core processor, 4GB of DDR3 RAM and 1TB Hard Drive
  • Intel Pentium G3420 3.2GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H Motherboard
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

only £229.99 inc VAT

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CCL Alpha Prime Desktop PC

CCL Alpha Prime Desktop PC

(CCL-ALP-DIBUD)
Our popular Prime PC in a desktop/tower form factor!
  • Intel Celeron G1820 2.7GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H Motherboard
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

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CCL Elite Buzzard III Gaming PC
Featuring AMD's latest second generation APU technology this is our best ever gaming PC for the price!
  • AMD A8 6600K 3.9GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Asus A88XM-E Motherboard
  • AMD Radeon HD 8570D
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

only £239.99 inc VAT

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CCL Gem Monarch II Business PC
Fantastic PC that allows either a desktop or tower layout with Intel Small Business Advantage!
  • Intel Celeron G1820 2.7GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte B85M-D3H Motherboard
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year On Site Warranty

only £239.99 inc VAT

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CCL Alpha Pronto III PC

CCL Alpha Pronto III PC

(CCL-AMD-FAM3)
A dual core 3.9GHz APU, dedicated graphics and fast memory makes the Pronto an excellent all-rounder!
  • AMD A6 6400K 3.9GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte F2A55M-HD2 Motherboard
  • AMD Radeon HD 6450
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

only £249.98 inc VAT

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CCL Brightspark 1500 Education PC
Fitted with an enterprise SSD as standard and an upgradable AMD Quad Core APU
  • AMD Athlon 5350 2.1GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Asus AM1I-A Motherboard
  • AMD Radeon R3
  • 64GB Solid State Drive
  • DVD Drive
  • 3 Year On Site Warranty

only £249.98 inc VAT

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CCL Brightspark 1200 Mini Education PC
Fits in your hand, behind a monitor or attached under a desk!
  • Intel Celeron 2955U 1.4GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • 500GB Hard Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

only £249.98 inc VAT

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CCL Gem Mini 1000i Business PC
Durable small form factor PC with Intel Small Business Advantage!
  • Intel Celeron G1820 2.7GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • MSI B85i Motherboard
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD Drive
  • 3 Year On Site Warranty

only £259.99 inc VAT

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CCL Alpha Supreme Desktop PC
Our popular Supreme PC in a desktop/tower form factor!
  • Intel Pentium G3420 3.2GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H Motherboard
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

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CCL Gem Minister II Business PC
Efficient and upgradeable business PC with Intel Small Business Advantage!
  • Intel Celeron G1820 2.7GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte B85M-D3H Motherboard
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year On Site Warranty

only £274.99 inc VAT

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CCL Brightspark 2000 Education PC
Fitted with an enterprise SSD as standard and a powerful 2.70GHz Celeron CPU
  • Intel Celeron G1820 2.7GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • MSI H81I Motherboard
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 64GB Solid State Drive
  • DVD Drive
  • 3 Year On Site Warranty

only £279.98 inc VAT

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CCL Elite Talon III Gaming PC
This PC boasts a Quad Core Processor and a Nvidia GeForce GTX graphics card at our lowest ever price!
  • AMD Athlon 5350 2.1GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte GA-AM1M-S2H Motherboard
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year Collect & Return Warranty

only £289.99 inc VAT

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  • Intel Celeron G1820 2.7GHz CPU
  • 4GB DDR3 Memory
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 3 Year On Site Warranty

only £299.98 inc VAT

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CCL Gem Chancellor II Business PC
Fantastic PC that allows either a desktop or tower layout with Intel Small Business Advantage!
  • Intel Pentium G3420 3.2GHz CPU
  • 8GB DDR3 Memory
  • Gigabyte B85M-D3H Motherboard
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 1000GB Hard Drive
  • DVD-RW Drive
  • 3 Year On Site Warranty

only £299.99 inc VAT

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Computer Buying Guide - A System Hardware Breakdown

Buying a computer can be a very confusing experience due to the huge number of different models available, technical heavy descriptions and specifications to get your head around making it increasingly difficult to find the computer that is right for you.   Desktops as the name suggests are personal computers that are small enough to fit on or under a desk. They are not usually that portable unless you choose a small form factor machine and often consist of separate monitor, mouse and keyboard unlike a laptop where everything is built in. The major advantages of a desktop machine over a similarly priced laptop are the greater upgrade possibilities and an overall higher specification. This enables you to get the most out of PC games, professional applications such as CAD, image manipulation and audio editing. Obviously the drawbacks to any desktop machine; even a small form factor one, are not being as portable and taking up more space than notebooks, tablets and netbooks. With the increases in performance laptops have offered in recent years the desktop market has had to adapt to remain competitive. The specifications have increased greatly with quad core and above processors now being common in desktop machines. They offer a higher level of computing power than even the most expensive laptops. Gaming on a desktop is also a vastly superior experience for the same money due to more powerful graphics cards, better cooling enabling faster components and more space to fit complicated graphics cards and other components. You need to ask yourself what you want to use your computer to do. Computers vary in price according to power and functionality. For example there is little point in spending thousands on the latest gaming computer with the most advanced gaming graphics card if you only use it for internet browsing and word processing, your money would be better spent on dual monitors or a silent computer. There are broadly four main types of computer user who all require slightly different components to get the...