Our research includes 89 expert total reviews for 9 best cpu processors under $250. The highest average score is 88%, while the lowest is 67% (a gap of 21%). There are about 10 reviews per product. Reviews come from sites like PCMag, Wired, and more. Click on a product to see more information (including which reviews were included). This list gets updated every few days as we routinely add the latest products.