CR’s labs test desktop computers on dozens of measures to help members compare performance, battery life, display quality, and more. Our reviews simplify new technology to help you choose the best desktop for your needs.
Desktop computers typically offer more performance for the money than laptops and are less expensive to repair. They may allow for a more ergonomically correct work environment, let you work on a larger screen, and generally come with better speakers.. . .
Models from companies like Creative, LG, Onn, Samsung, Sonos, Vizio, and Yamaha can beef up your TV's sound
Lightweight and compact, these models from Asus, Lenovo, ViewSonic, and others can provide you with ample screen space, even at the coffee shop
A Disney+ bundle, Paramount+, and Peacock offer a wide range of broadcast channels, cable networks, movies, and original shows
Consumer Reports' lab testing reveals great-sounding options from Apple, Beats by Dre, Sennheiser, Sony, and more
CR's labs have evaluated thousands of printers on factors from text quality to ink usage. These models from Brother, Canon, Epson, and HP rise to the top.