Staples sells a variety of desktop computers from Acer, Asus, Dell and IBM, among other popular brands. The list of available desktop computers includes refurbished and new models featuring different processors, operating systems and varying amounts of RAM. Their prices range from $82.99 to $6,497.89 as of 2015.
The cheaper and refurbished desktop computers available through Staples.com, including the LG RKG SFF and Samsung Z70 SFF models, typically feature 2 gigabytes of RAM in addition to Intel Core 2 Duo and AMD Athlon 64x2 processors with speeds that range from 2 to 3 gigahertz. They don’t include a wireless network card, allowing only for local area network functionality.
The more expensive desktop computers, such as the HP Smart Buy Z820 and Dell Precision Tower 5810 Workstation models, use processors from Intel that feature six or eight cores that run at speeds of up to 3.8 gigahertz. They also feature up to 32 gigabytes of RAM, 1 terabyte of hard drive space and 256 gigabytes of solid state drive space.
To facilitate the search process, Staples.com lets consumers select individual categories related to the operating system, intended use, form factor and various specifications regarding RAM, hard drive space and processor type. The website also provides free shipping for most desktop computers that are in stock.