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HP Chromebook 14 review: the best way to enjoy Chrome OS on a large screen

Price: 259 Rating: 8 HP’s Chromebook 14 offers one of the best ways to enjoy Chrome OS on a large screen. Here’s our HP Chromebook 14 review.See also:Which laptop to buy: 2014 laptop buying advice, and the best laptops of 2014. For the most part Chromebooks have been presented as small, portable, cheap, lightweight machines […]

AMD vs Intel: which processor is best?

There was a time when choosing the right processor for your laptop or desktop PC was relatively straightforward. There was a choice of perhaps half a dozen models from Intel or a similar number from AMD, but CPUs have bred faster than rabbits on Viagra. In the battle of Intel vs AMD, which processor should […]

Netflix vs Amazon Prime Instant Video comparison review: What’s the best streaming service?

Price: �5.99 Rating: 0 Video streaming is a part of daily life now but are you trying to decide between Netflix and Amazon services? Here’s our Netflix vs Amazon Prime Instant Video review. Before we continue, it’s worth pointing out that Amazon Prime Instant Video used to be called LoveFilm Instant. Amazon LoveFilm still lives […]

Surface Pro 3 vs Nexus 10 comparison review: which is the best tablet for work and entertainment?

Price: £319 (16GB); £389 (32GB) Rating: 0 Last week Microsoft unveiled its Surface Pro 3, a tablet it claims is powerful enough to replace a laptop. But how well does it work as a tablet? I’ve been using a Nexus 10 daily since its release; lets see how the Surface Pro 3 and Nexus 10 […]

Netflix vs LoveFilm Instant (Prime Video) comparison review: What’s the best streaming service?

Price: �5.99 Rating: 0 The two big players in the media streaming market are Netflix and Amazon’sLoveFilm Instant, now called Prime Instant Video. If you’re struggling to decide which one to choose then here is ourNetflix vs LoveFilm Instant review. It’s worth noting before we start that LoveFilm does offer DVDs and Blu-rays by post […]

Lenovo IdeaTab Miix 2 32GB Tablet $199 at Best Buy

Best Buy has the Lenovo IdeaTab Miix 2 Windows 8.1 tablet on sale for only $199, that’s a huge discount from the regular price of $299 this device usually goes for.   Amazon is also offering the same deal, but it is currently out of stock there and so ordering from Best Buy online and doing […]

Lenovo IdeaPad U430 Touch and IdeaTab Miix Bundle for $699 at Best Buy

If you’re the type that prefers a separate dedicated laptop and tablet then checkout this deal for the Lenovo IdeaPad U430 Touch and IdeaPad Miix tablet for $699 currently at Best Buy.  You can get this deal in store, it’s currently sold out online.   The specs on the IdeaPad U430 that’s part of this bundle […]

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13 with Intel Core i5 $599.99 at Best Buy

Best Buy has an incredible deal on the Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13 two in one laptop convertible, you can get an Intel Core i5 equipped 3rd generation processor for $599.99, that’s $300 off the $899.99 regular price.  The full specs of the Yoga 13 on sale at Best Buy (online and in store) are as […]

Best Chromebooks to buy in 2014

Discover the best Chromebooks to buy in 2014 and read our in-depth Chromebook reviews, as rated by our team of expert reviewers.

Best laptops to buy in 2014

[UPDATED: 23/01/14] Discover the best laptops to buy in 2014 and read our in-depth laptop reviews, as rated by our team of expert reviewers.

HP Chromebook 11 with 4G LTE pops up at Best Buy

Google’s lineup of low-end Chromebooks no longer lacks a 4G LTE option. Best Buy is now selling a 4G LTE version of the HP Chromebook 11, with coverage from Verizon Wireless, in select stores. At $379, the price is $100 more expensive than the Wi-Fi version, but users can get a $50 rebate after activating […]

HP Pavilion 17.3” Core i3 Haswell Laptop $379 at Best Buy

If you’re looking for a 17” laptop but not looking to spend much, the HP Pavilion 17-e019dx at Best Buy priced at $379 is a good option.  The Pavilion 17-e019dx just had a $20 price drop from an already low $399 price.  This model includes the latest 4th generation Intel Core i3 Haswell processor, 17.3” […]

Asus V550C review: a smart budget laptop doing its best with an Ivy Bridge processor

Price: £582 inc VAT Rating: 7 The Asus V550C has a 15.6in screen, which puts it in the middle of this test’s field, but it’s the slimmest laptop on test – its maximum thickness of 22mm tapers to a 14mm front edge. Those vital statistics are almost svelte enough to join ultraportable territory if you […]

Netflix vs LoveFilm Instant comparison review: What’s the best streaming service?

Price: �5.99 Rating: 0 The two big players in the media streaming market are Netflix and Amazon’s LoveFilm Instant. If you’re struggling to decide which one to choose then here is our Netflix vs LoveFilm Instant review. It’s worth noting before we start that LoveFilm does offer DVDs and Blu-rays by post which Netflix doesn’t. […]

HP Pavilion 17 with AMD A8 Quad Core for $399 at Best Buy

Best Buy has a nice deal on a well equipped HP Pavilion 17 laptop with AMD A8 Quad Core processor this weekend.  For just $399 you get the HP Pavilion 17-e020dx with the following specs: Screen: 17.3″ 1600 x 900 resolution Processor: AMD A8-5550M Quad Core Graphics: AMD Radeon 8550G Memory: 4GB RAM Storage: 750GB […]

Hands-on with Bay Trail: Intel’s latest, best hope for tablet relevance

High-performance tablets are about to become very, very cheap, if Intel has any say in the matter. The company took the wraps off its newest system-on-chip (SoC) at the annual Intel Developers Forum (IDF) Tuesday. Code-named Bay Trail, the new processor family will power new Windows and Android on tablets priced as low as $199. […]

Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro hands-on review: Set to be the best hybrid around

Lenovo has served up a new version of its Yoga laptop and IFA 2013, the 2 Pro. Here’s our hands-on review of the Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro.        

Best Gaming Laptops for Back to School 2013

Many students will be getting ready to go back to school in just a month, if you’re a college student and looking for a laptop that can double as both a work machine and a gaming machine for those times where you need to blow off steam, we’re here to help point out some of […]

New HP ENVY TouchSmart m7 17-inch Laptop with Touch Screen Shows up at Best Buy

It looks like HP has another Intel 4th generation Intel Core i7 equipped laptop up its sleeve, the ENVY m7-j010dx 17-inch notebook with touchscreen display and Full HD resolution is on the website and showroom floors of Best Buy, America’s most ubiquitous consumer electronics store.  While this new ENVY m7 does appear very similar in […]

PC Advisor Awards 2013: Best Windows Laptop

We announce the winner of our Best Windows Laptop award.        

PC Advisor Awards 2013: Best Business Laptop

We announce the winner of our Best Business Laptop award.        

PC Advisor Awards 2013: Best Budget Laptop

We announce the winner of our Best Budget Laptop award for 2013.        

Best laptops to buy in 2013

[UPDATED: 02/05/13] Discover what laptops to buy in 2013 and read our in-depth laptop reviews, as rated by our team of expert reviewers.

Best PC tricks and pranks to play on your friends, family and colleagues

Everyone like to have a laugh and there’s plenty of amusement to be had messing around with other people’s PCs or laptops. Here are 10 harmless but brilliant Windows pranks.        

The best Windows 8 machines you can buy today

We’ve had about six months to play with Windows 8 (like it or not) and with the first generation of hardware designed for the new OS. So now, with PCs based on Intel’s Haswell CPU poised on the horizon, it’s time to take stock of the best Windows 8 hardware available today. You may be able to snap […]