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20 Best High Performance Desktop Computers (2021)

When it comes to high performance, desktop computers get a higher score compared to their laptop counterparts. Here, we’ll look at the Best High Performance Desktop PCs that you can buy. These computers, come with either Intel i7 or i9, or Ryzen 7/9. They are highly suitable for tasks such as video editing, CAD, Architecture and Design, 3D Modeling and animation in addition to photo editing. With a minimum of 16GB RAM, you can comfortably run many programs at the same time on these computers without running into performance issues. To add to that, you also get high performance SSD in addition to a large storage HDD.

This list of Best Desktop PCs for high performance contains the key specifications and features, in addition to the pros and cons. This information will help you to choose the best high performance pc to buy. You’ll get computer brands such as Apple, Microsoft Surface, Lenovo, Acer, Asus, Dell and HP. You can also take a look at the Best Ryzen Desktop Computers in addition to the Best Intel Core i9 Desktop PCs.

These are the Best High Performance Desktop Computers (2021):

Omen Obelisk Desktop PC- (875-1022)

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CPU Intel Core i9-9900k Processor
Processor Speed 3.60 GHz
GPU NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
Graphics Card Memory 11 GB GDDR6 dedicated memory
RAM 16 GB DDR4-2666 SDRAM
Storage Space 1 TB PCIe NVMe M.2 Solid State Drive
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 14.10 x 6.50 x 17.00 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages VR Ready, Very Good Performance
Disadvantages None

MSI Aegis RS 10SE-011US - Desktop

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CPU Intel Core i9-10900KF Processor
Processor Speed 3.4 GHz
GPU RTX 2080Super
Graphics Card Memory 8GB GDDR6
RAM 32GB DDR4
Storage Space 2TB HDD 1TB SSD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 17.72 x 16.93 x 8.46 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Good Performance, Large Storage Capacity
Disadvantages NA

MSI Desktop Codex R 10SI-003US

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CPU Intel Core i5 10th Gen 10400F
Processor Speed 2.90 GHz
GPU GeForce GTX 1660 Super
Graphics Card Memory 6GB GDDR5
RAM 32GB (4x8GB) DDR4 3200MHZ
Storage Space 2TB NVMe SSD + 2TB HDD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 17.05 x 8.27 x 19.65 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Included
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Storage, Performance
Disadvantages NA

Skytech Azure Desktop PC – Ryzen 7

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CPU Ryzen 7 3700X
Processor Speed 3.6GHz
GPU RTX 2070 Super
Graphics Card Memory 8GB
RAM 16GB DDR4
Storage Space 1TB NVME
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 19.6 x 18.8 x 9.7 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Not Included
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Performance, Large Storage
Disadvantages NA

Thermaltake LCGS Shadow III AIO PC

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CPU Ryzen 5 3600 3rd Gen 6-Core CPU Watercooled
Processor Speed 3.6 GHz
GPU RTX 2060 Super
Graphics Card Memory 8GB
RAM 16GB
Storage Space 1TB
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 25 x 22.5 x 18 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Not Included
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Large Storage, Good Performance
Disadvantages price

Microsoft Surface Studio 2 (Intel Core i7, 32GB RAM, 2TB)

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CPU Intel Core i7 7th Gen
Processor Speed 3.2Ghz
GPU NVIDIA GeForce 1070 GPU
Graphics Card Memory 8GB
RAM 32 GB
Storage Space 2 TB Dive
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 21.61 x 25.09 x 8.59 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Included in Sale
Computer Monitor 28" PixelSense Display, 4500x3000 Pixels
Advantages Performance, Quality Display
Disadvantages NA

Lenovo Legion T730-28ICO 90JF00A4US - Desktop Computer

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CPU Intel Core i9-9900K
Processor Speed 3.60 GHz
GPU NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080
Graphics Card Memory 8 GB
RAM 32 GB
Storage Space 1 TB HDD - 512 GB SSD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 23 x 22.5 x 13 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Good Performance
Disadvantages Quite Expensive

Lenovo 24 inch All-in-One Ideacentre A540 Desktop

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CPU Intel 8 Core i7-9700T Processor
Processor Speed Intel 630 Graphics
GPU Intel
Graphics Card Memory NA
RAM 16GB DDR4
Storage Space 512GB PCIe SSD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 25.7 x 22 x 9.2 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Performance
Disadvantages Storage

Intel NUC NUC10i7FNH Ultra Small Mini PC

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CPU 10th Gen Intel 6-Core i7-10710U
Processor Speed up to 4.70 GHz
GPU Intel UHD Graphics
Graphics Card Memory NA
RAM 32GB DDR4 2666MHz Memory
Storage Space 2TB SSD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 4.4 x 4.6 x 2 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Compact, Good Performance
Disadvantages Price

iBUYPOWER Elite Gaming PC Trace PRO9300 - Desktop Computer

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CPU Intel i9-9900K
Processor Speed 8-Core 3.6 GHz
GPU NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super
Graphics Card Memory 8GB
RAM 16GB DDR4
Storage Space 1TB SSD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 23 x 22.5 x 11.75 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Included
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Performance, Storage
Disadvantages NA

HP Pavilion Desktop - i5 - GTX 1660 Ti

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CPU Intel Core i5-9400F Processor
Processor Speed 2.9 GHz
GPU NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
Graphics Card Memory 6GB GDDR6
RAM 32GB DDR4 RAM
Storage Space Solid-state drive (SSD) 1TB + 2TB SSHD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 13.3 x 11.02 x 6.69 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Large Storage
Disadvantages NA

HP Z4 G4 Workstation PC - Intel Xeon W-2125 - Desktop Computer

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CPU Intel Xeon W 2125 Quad Core Processor
Processor Speed 4GHz base, 4.5GHz turbo, 8.25 MB Cache
GPU NVIDIA Quadro P4000 Graphics
Graphics Card Memory 8GB Dedicated Video Memory
RAM 32GB DDR4 SDRAM
Storage Space 512GB SSD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 21.81 x 21.57 x 12.28 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Not Included
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Performance,
Disadvantages NA

Dell Inspiron Gaming Desktop Computer - Ryzen 7 - 32GBRAM - 1TB 1TB SSD - Radeon RX 580

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CPU AMD Ryzen 7-2700X 8-Core
Processor Speed up to 4.3GHz
GPU Radeon RX 580
Graphics Card Memory 4GB GDDR5 dedicated video memory
RAM 32GB DDR4
Storage Space 1TB 7200rpm HDD + 1TB SSD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 18.07 x 8.5 x 17.23 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Large Storage, Good Performance
Disadvantages Price

ROG Huracan G21 - Compact Desktop Computer - i9

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CPU Intel Core i9-9900K Processor
Processor Speed 5 GHz
GPU NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080
Graphics Card Memory 8GB graphics
RAM 32GB 2666MHz
Storage Space 1TB SSD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 14.6 x 5.1 x 14.4 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Performance
Disadvantages Quite Expensive

Acer Predator Orion 9000 Desktop Computer

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CPU 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8700K processor
Processor Speed Up to 4. 2GHz
GPU NVidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti graphics
Graphics Card Memory 11GB of GDDR6 Video Memory
RAM 32GB DDR4 2666Mhz RAM (expandable to 64GB)
Storage Space 256GB PCIe NVMe SSD, 2TB HDD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 27.56 x 11.77 x 25.31 inches
Keyboard & Mouse included
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Performance
Disadvantages Expensive

Dell OptiPlex 7470 - All-in-One Computer

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CPU Intel Core i7-9700
Processor Speed 3 GHz
GPU Intel UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Card Memory NA
RAM 16GB
Storage Space 256GB SSD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 2.07 x 21.26 x 13.54 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Included
Computer Monitor 23.8 inch Monitor 1920 x 1080 pixels
Advantages Quality Display, Good Performance
Disadvantages Storage Capacity

CyberpowerPC - Intel Core i7 - RTX 2070 Super - 1TB SSD

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CPU Intel Core i7-9700K
Processor Speed 3.6GHz
GPU NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super
Graphics Card Memory 8GB
RAM 16GB DDR4
Storage Space 1TB PCI-E NVMe SSD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 18.5 x 8.2 x 18.7 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Included
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Performance, Large Storage
Disadvantages NA

Apple iMac Retina 5K (27-inch-8GB-512GB)

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CPU 10th-generation Intel Core i7
Processor Speed 3.8GHz 8-core
GPU AMD Radeon Pro 5500 XT graphics
Graphics Card Memory 8GB of GDDR6 memory
RAM 8GB
Storage Space 512GB
Operating System Mac OS
Dimensions 30.04 x 23.86 x 9.69 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Included in Sale
Computer Monitor 27-inch (diagonal) 5120-by-2880 Retina 5K display
Advantages Good Performance, Quality Display, Good Design
Disadvantages NA

Apple Mac Pro Desktop Computer - Intel Xeon W - Radeon Pro 580X

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CPU 8-core Intel Xeon W processor
Processor Speed 3.5GHz Turbo Boost up to 4.0GHz
GPU Radeon Pro 580X
Graphics Card Memory 8GB of GDDR5
RAM 32GB
Storage Space 256GB SSD
Operating System Mac OS
Dimensions NA
Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Performance, Design
Disadvantages Price, Storage

Alienware Aurora R9 Desktop Computer

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CPU 9th Gen Intel Core i7 9700K
Processor Speed 4.6 GHz
GPU NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER
Graphics Card Memory 8GB DDR6
RAM 16GB Dual Channel HyperX Fury DDR4 XMP at 2666MHz
Storage Space 256GB SSD + 2TB Storage
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 24.3 x 22.2 x 16.1 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Performance, Large Storage Space
Disadvantages Quite Expensive

OMEN Desktop Computer -(880-191)

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CPU intel(r) core(tm) i7-9700k Processor,
Processor Speed 8-Core, Liquid Cooling, 3.60 GHz
GPU nvidia(r) geforce(r) RTX 2080 Ti
Graphics Card Memory 11 GB GDDR6 dedicated memory
RAM 16 GB DDR4-2666 SDRAM (upgradable to 32 GB)
Storage Space 2TB HDD + 512GB SSD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 17.41 x 7.56 x 16.43 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Performance, Storage capacity
Disadvantages NA

CORSAIR ONE i164 Compact Desktop Computer- i9

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CPU i9-9900K
Processor Speed 3.6 GHz
GPU NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
Graphics Card Memory 11GB
RAM 32GB
Storage Space 960GB M.2, 2TB HDD
Operating System Windows 10
Dimensions 13.19 x 11.46 x 19.25 inches
Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately
Computer Monitor Sold Separately
Advantages Performance
Disadvantages Price

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