Looking for a certain type of computer

I need a computer that will handle my specific needs. I am in the market for a desktop specifically - I don't really need the bundle pack with the monitor and printer since I already have those, so I guess I am most interested in a tower only.
I do a lot of digital work - whether it is using Adobe Photoshop for digital artwork or Adobe Premiere Pro for video editing. So I need something that will handle that. That is my main purpose for getting another computer since my current one (HP) is slow and freezes too often.
I have always had an eye on the Mac since I heard good things about it for that purpose, however I don't have the $$$ to put down for that. So I am looking again towards the PC.
I would like to keep it under $800, but I would consider going a tad higher if need be - but probably no more than $1,000.
I am really confused trying to decide, so any input would be appreciated. Thanks!

Since you don't have the Money for a Mac, which is what I'd recomend for a graphic artist etc. you should check into the HP Pavillion Line. Their higher end desktops can handle a lot and the price is under 900.
There are some new ones coming out, in fact I think they were announced let me double check....scratch that only the new notebooks were announced. Keep an eye out over the next week for new HP Pavilion desktops.
ALso the Lenovo idea centers are great
http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Lenovo+-+Ideacentre+Desktop+/+Intel%26%23174%3B+Pentium%26%23174%3B+Proc...
I like things that go beep

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