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The Best Computer Brands  

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List Rules Which computer brands are the best of all time? Vote up your favorites and add any that you don't already see on the list.

The best computer brands are the ones that provide the user with the best computer experience in terms of price, reliability, and durability. Encompassing what you would expect from the best laptop brands, the greatest computer brands provide the best user experience, whether a best PC brand or a Mac, with maximum functionality to become what users would refer to as the top computer brand.

What specs do the best computers have? If you're a Mac person, chances are you'll say an apple on the box. For other users, choosing the right computer comes down to a combination of picking the computer with the most memory, the computer with the best warranty, the computer that lasts the longest, the computer that's easiest to use, and of course, the best value computers. Many factors go into choosing the best computer brands and this top computer brands list is here to help shape your decision when purchasing a new machine.

What is the best computer brand? What company makes the best computers? Which computers are the best value? This list of the best computer brands (including top computer companies and best PC brands) should be a good start to pointing you in the right direction when looking at computer brands online or in stores. If your favorite computer brand isn't on the list, make sure to add it so others have your insight when shopping makers for their new computer.

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Asus is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Computer Brands
AsusTek Computer Inc. is a Taiwan-based multinational computer and phone hardware and electronics company headquartered in Beitou District, Taipei, Taiwan. Its products include desktops, ...more
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Apple is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Computer Brands
Apple Inc. is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services. ...more
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Intel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Computer Brands
Intel Corporation is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Santa Clara, California. Intel is one of the world's largest and highest valued semiconductor chip makers, based on ...more
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Hewlett-Packard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Computer Brands
Hewlett-Packard Company or HP is an American multinational information technology corporation headquartered in Palo Alto, California, United States. It provides hardware, software and services ...more
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Alienware is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Computer Brands
Alienware is an American computer hardware subsidiary of Dell, Inc. Their hardware is designed for gaming purposes and has changed in physical appearance over the years. Alienware was founded in ...more
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Sony Corporation is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Computer Brands
Sony Corporation, commonly referred to as Sony, is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan Minato, Tokyo, Japan. Its diversified business is primarily focused on ...more
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Acer Inc. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Computer Brands
Acer Inc. is a Taiwanese multinational hardware and electronics corporation specializing in advanced electronics technology and is headquartered in Xizhi, New Taipei City, Taiwan. Acer's ...more
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Dell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Computer Brands
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Dell Inc. is an American privately owned multinational computer technology company based in Round Rock, Texas, United States, that develops, sells, repairs and supports computers and related ...more
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Microsoft Corporation is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Computer Brands
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Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Redmond, Washington, that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer ...more
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Toshiba is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Computer Brands
Toshiba Corporation is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. Its diversified products and services include information technology and communications ...more
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MSI is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Computer Brands
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Razer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Computer Brands
O1assassin added
Razer Inc. (stylized as RΛZΞR) is a global gaming hardware manufacturing company, as well as an esports and financial services provider established in 2005 in San Diego, California by ...more
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LG Electronics is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Computer Brands
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LG Electronics Inc. is a South Korean multinational electronics company headquartered in Yeouido-dong, Seoul, and a member of the LG Group, employing 82,000 people working in more than 100 ...more
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Micro-Star International is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Computer Brands
posaidon0802 added
Micro-Star International Co., Ltd or MSI is a Taiwanese multinational information technology corporation headquartered in New Taipei City, Taiwan. It designs, develops and provides computer ...more
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Panasonic Corporation is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Computer Brands
darthbob23 added
Panasonic Corporation, formerly known as Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd., is a Japanese multinational electronics corporation headquartered in Kadoma, Osaka, Japan. The company was ...more
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Gateway, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Computer Brands
Gateway Inc., is an American computer hardware company based in Irvine, California, which develops, manufactures, supports, and markets a wide range of personal computers, computer monitors, ...more
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Compaq is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Computer Brands
Michael.Sullivan added
Compaq Computer Corporation was a company founded in 1982, that developed, sold, and supported computers and related products and services. Compaq produced some of the first IBM PC compatible ...more
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eMachines is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Computer Brands
ryanjjjj8 added
eMachines was a brand of low-end PCs, based in Irvine, California, focusing on the lower end of the market. eMachines employed about 135 employees and sold between one and two million computers ...more
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Velocity Micro is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Computer Brands
BruceRogers added
Velocity Micro is a privately held computer manufacturer located in Richmond, VA, specializing in custom high performance gaming computers, pro workstations, and high performance compute ...more