Medion has launched the Medion Akoya E3300 D that it says is "aimed at the cost-conscious consumer".

The multimedia PC is based on an AMD Athlon 64 X2 7750 dual core processor, gets 4GB DDR2 SDRAM, a 640GB hard drive and a multi-format DVD/CD burner.

In addition, the E3300 D offers an ATI Radeon HD4350 graphics card with 512MB graphic memory and digital HDMI audio/video output.

The PC will be bundled with Windows Vista Home Premium Edition, MEDION Home Cinema Suite, MS Works 9.0, nero 8 Essentials, Corel Draw Essentials 3 and a BullGuard Internet Security Pack 90-day free trial.

Connections-wise, there's an eSATA port a multi-format memory card reader, one Firewire and two USB 2.0 ports on the front with four further USB connections as well as DVI-I, VGA and HDMI ports on the back.

Complete with keyboard and an optical USB mouse, the E3300 D is available from 5 February in Aldi stores nationwide and will be priced at £389 including VAT.