Processes use system resources and can slow down a computer system. Most processes come from the operating system, but many come from the software installed.
Paint Shop Pro 6 was added for the purpose of the review due to its extensive screen capture capabilities.
Here we see the process list for the CyberPower Gamer Xtreme XE.
Here we see the installed software list. As you can see, the CyberPower system comes fairly bare. However, since this is a gaming system, software such as an Office suite is better left for the user to purchase and install, if needed.
The C:\Program Files list shows that the CyberPower Gamer Xtreme XE isn't cluttered with junkware, which some of the other manufacturers like to put on their full systems.