HP EliteDesk 800 G1 Business PCs
All-In-One systems are hot. But don't count out the business desktop PC, especially with the makeover HP has given the EliteDesk line with a new ultraslim desktop, a small-form-factor model and a sleeker tower. The new EliteDesk 800 G1 line with either Windows 7 or Windows 8 is priced starting at $815 and an HP ProDesk 600 GI series is priced starting at $760. HP remains No. 1 in the worldwide commercial desktop market, which has remained stable for the past three years with about 90 million units shipped even with the explosion of tablets and smartphones, said HP's Everett. Among the reasons for the continuing appeal of the desktop: "Low total cost of ownership with the lowest price and longest lifespan of all devices," he said. Besides, he added, you can't lose a desktop in a cab.