You're mostly paying for the CPU but has potential
This review is from: ASUS Desktop PC M11AD-US009S Intel Core i7 4770S (3.10 GHz) 8 GB DDR3 1 TB HDD Windows 8
Pros: Speedy yet power efficient
Cons: Weak PSU (300W)
Other Thoughts: My son is into gaming but we didn't have the $$$ to drop on a serious rig right away. So knowing that we'd want to upgrade in the future, I focused on the Core i7 as a basis for the future. The 4770S isn't the fastest in Intel's Haswell-based series but it is a good start for just about anything he will test it with. I actually broke the warranty seal on the case because the description isn't great on this website. The Asus site has a decent true listing:
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