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Systems to run GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP) on a budget.

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Release Date 1996-02-15
Pricing Model Open Source
Platforms Linux, Mac OS X, Windows
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GIMP is a free and open-source raster graphics editor used for image retouching and editing, free-form drawing, resizing, cropping, photo-montages, converting between different image formats, and more specialized tasks.

Genres

Photo Editor, Raster Graphics Editor

Tags

2D, Creative, Filters, Guides, Layers, Lettering, Moddable, Pressure-Sensitive Stylus Support, Stroke Brushes

Current Offers

Compatible Ready-Made Systems

The following Systems meet the minimal system requirements set by GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP)'s developers. So, it should run, but you might experience slowdowns when working with larger, heavier files.

Matches are sorted by price, so if what you see doesn't match your expectations and you can afford to pay more, feel free to move on to the next page.

Showing 13-18 of 52 items.
HP Slim Standard Desktop Computer (S01-AF0209)

HP Slim Standard Desktop Computer (S01-AF0209)

ranked #12 among Stationary Computers priced under $2000

This computer won't break any speed record, but it could help with simple homework and browsing the web for the right price.

Performance in selected Apps

GIMP90th percentile

Who it's For

  • Multitasker
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck21th percentile
Versatility10th percentile
Power27th percentile
Storage Space91th percentile
Portability36th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows 10, Home Edition

CPU

AMD Athlon Silver 3050U

GPU

AMD Radeon Vega Graphics

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1 TB total, Media Card Reader, 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$459. You could save 4% right now.
Acer Aspire XC Desktop PC (XC-830-EB12)

Acer Aspire XC Desktop PC (XC-830-EB12)

ranked #11 among Stationary Computers priced under $2000

If you need a cost-effective computer to handle homework, this could be the solution for you. Sacrifices were made to design a computer priced sow low

Performance in selected Apps

GIMP60th percentile

Who it's For

  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck24th percentile
Versatility18th percentile
Power29th percentile
Storage Space91th percentile
Portability32th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows 10, Home Edition

CPU

Intel Pentium Silver J5040

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 605

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1 TB total, Media Card Reader, DVD, 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$469.
Acer Aspire TC (TC-1660-ES11)

Acer Aspire TC (TC-1660-ES11)

ranked #5 among Stationary Computers priced under $2000

This cost-effective PC could be a compelling solution if you've been looking for a family PC to handle homework and other everyday tasks.

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Performance in selected Apps

GIMP100th percentile

Who it's For

  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck77th percentile
Versatility26th percentile
Power52th percentile
Storage Space91th percentile
Portability24th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows 10, Home Edition

CPU

Intel Core i5-11400

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 730

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1 TB total, DVD, 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$849. You could save 32% right now.
HP ENVY x360 13-inch Touchscreen 2-in-1 Laptop (13-ay0007ca)

HP ENVY x360 13-inch Touchscreen 2-in-1 Laptop (13-ay0007ca)

ranked #1 among Laptops priced $400-1000

This versatile 2-in-1 laptop is a great candidate for productivity on the go, study or even travel.

Performance in selected Apps

GIMP100th percentile

Who it's For

  • Road Warrior
  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck91th percentile
Versatility70th percentile
Power60th percentile
Storage Space68th percentile
Portability91th percentile
Battery Autonomy84th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows 10, Home Edition

Screen

13", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

CPU

AMD Ryzen 5 4500U

GPU

AMD Radeon Vega 6 Graphics

Memory

8 GB, Dual-Channel

Storage

512 GB total, Media Card Reader, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$899.
Lenovo ThinkPad E15 Gen 3 Business Laptop (20YG003EUS)

Lenovo ThinkPad E15 Gen 3 Business Laptop (20YG003EUS)

ranked #3 among Laptops priced $400-1000

This business-focused laptop is a natural fit for anyone with an appetite for productivity thanks to its powerful specs and speedy storage.

Performance in selected Apps

GIMP100th percentile

Who it's For

  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck51th percentile
Versatility40th percentile
Power51th percentile
Storage Space39th percentile
Portability65th percentile
Battery Autonomy67th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows 10, Pro Edition

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

AMD Ryzen 5 5500U

GPU

AMD Radeon RX Vega 7

Memory

8 GB

Storage

256 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$949. You could save 5% right now.
Asus ExpertBook P1 15-inch professional laptop (P1510CJA-C71P-CA)

Asus ExpertBook P1 15-inch professional laptop (P1510CJA-C71P-CA)

ranked #5 among Laptops priced $400-1000

This laptop is a pretty compelling solution for productivity and has a few enterprise-class features.

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Performance in selected Apps

GIMP100th percentile

Who it's For

  • Serious Multitasker
  • Graphic Designer
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck36th percentile
Versatility60th percentile
Power45th percentile
Storage Space68th percentile
Portability52th percentile
Battery Autonomy30th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows 10, Pro Edition

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i7-1065G7

GPU

Intel Iris Plus Graphics

Memory

12 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Media Card Reader, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$969.