Looking for a budget PC? Try the Mele A1000.
Powered by a 1 GHz Allwinner A10 ARM Cortex-A8 processor, the Mele A1000 should be noticeably faster than the Raspberry Pi, which has a 700 MHz ARM11 chip.
This affordable computer provides several connectivity options such as HDMI, VGA, USB and Ethernet ports.
Powered by the Linux Ubuntu OS, the Mele A1000 also supports for an external SATA hard drive.