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Webroot Internet Security Plus 2015 review: Antivirus software scans fast and causes little disruption

Price: Free Rating: 7 There’s plenty of song left in the old lady, as the Opera web browserlooks fresher than ever. Read our Opera (v27) review.(Also see:All software reviews.) Next year marks the 20th anniversary of the Opera browser, one that can only be surpassed by Internet Explorer which reaches that landmark this year. For […]

Opera v27 review: There’s plenty of song left in the old lady, as the Opera browser looks fresher than ever

Price: 50 Rating: 7 Webroot’s offers cloud-based anti-virus softwarehas a particularly light PC footprint, although it works on any combination of PC, Mac, Android and iOS devices. Read our Webroot Internet Security Plus 2015 review.(See also:Best internet security software 2015 UK.) Webroot, based in Colorado, US, offers cloud-based real-time threat detection, through what it claims […]

Toshiba Satellite Radius 11 review: cheap touchscreen laptop and tablet is a slow performer

Price: 329 Rating: 7 The Toshiba Satellite Radius 11 is a budget Windows laptop with 11.6-inch touchscreen. Just like the Lenovo Yoga 3, its display can spin right around to make a clunky tablet. Costs have been cut to bring the price down to £329 by direct sale from Toshiba’s website, although various compromises will […]

Mozilla Firefox v35 review: Now with speed to match the incredible range of customisable options, the Firefox browser is back

Price: 42 Rating: 8 The 2015 version of Trend Micro Internet Security is 20 percent cheaper than its anti-virus softwarerivals and still affords very good protection. Read our Trend Micro Internet Security 2015 review.(See also:Best internet security software 2015 UK.) Trend Micro, founded in California 25 years ago, has significantly improved the status of its […]

Trend Micro Internet Security 2015 review: 20 percent cheaper than its rivals and still offers top antivirus protection

Price: Free Rating: 0 Now with speed to match the incredible range of customisable options, the Firefox web browseris back. Read our Mozilla Firefox (v35) review.(Also see:All software reviews.) For many people, Firefox was probably the first alternative browser they ever installed. Launched originally in 2004, the open source offering has been a constant in […]

Symantec Norton Security with Backup review: best-known antivirus vendor proves it’s still one of the best

Price: 60 Rating: 9 One of the best-known companies in the anti-virus softwaremarket, Symantec Norton has still got it. Norton Security with Backup offers 10 licences, covering all your devices, be they PCs or Macs, laptops, smartphones or tablets. Read our Symantec Norton Security with Backup review.(See also:Best internet security software 2015 UK.) The best […]

Sena Commuter Bag for MacBooks review: luxury leather laptop briefcase

Price: £250 including shipping Rating: 8 Apple MacBook owners already know a thing or two about style. That’s one of the reasons they’re proud to be seen out and about with the aluminium laptop with the Apple logo. It seems a shame to hide your MacBook away when you’re travelling – unless it’s to stop […]

Lumsing B9 Bluetooth speaker review: This affordable NFC-enabled Bluetooth speaker will definitely surprise you

Price: �18.99 Rating: 9 The NFC-enabled Lumsing Bluetooth Speakerwill you surprise you, especially after you see the £18.99 price tag (available from Amazon). Budget Bluetooth speakers never seem to be that good, mainly thanks to the low budget components used in such speakers. While this speaker does use low-cost budget components, the audio quality is […]

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro-1370 review: lightweight ultraportable laptop converts to Windows tablet, offers decent battery life and good performance

Price: 1000 Rating: 7 If you can’t make your mind up between an overweight tablet or an underpowered laptop, look no further than the Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro-1370. As the name betrays, this is the third attempt from the Beijing computer company to make a mobile device that does double duties, a hybrid convertible slate […]

Toshiba Chromebook 2 review: The best Chromebook yet is light, fast, and has an amazing display – you should get one

Price: 269 Rating: 9 Chromebooks are incredibly useful, simple laptops that offer excellent value for money, and a surprising amount of productivity, if you’re willing to fully embrace the cloud. Up until now the vast majority of models available have favoured the smaller 11.6-inch screen size, which is perfect for portability but can be a […]

Asus N550JV review: high-performance midrange laptop, with an abominable touchscreen display and slow hard disk

Price: 800 Rating: 7 Asus laptops have come a long way since the Eee PC series, which effectively pioneered the netbook category in 2007. Emboldened by that success, Asus subsequently pitched into the mainstream Microsoft mêlée where it is now just another maker of carbon-copied Windows laptops. The Asus N550JV tries to be a little […]

Etekcity Roverbeats T12 Wireless Mobile Speaker review: This stylish Bluetooth speaker is cheaper than it looks

Price: 29.99 Rating: 7 Etekcity’s 6W (2x 3W) Roverbeats T12 Wireless Mobile Speaker looks and sounds much better than it costs, making it a decent budget Bluetooth speakerfor blasting out tunes in the bedroom, back garden or on the beach. Read our Roverbeats T12 review.Also see:All Bluetooth speaker reviews. With support for Bluetooth 3.0 EDR […]

Seagate Seven 500GB review: Super-skinny portable hard drive is just 7mm thick

Price: 123 Rating: 8 At just 7mm thick this portable storage drivefrom Seagate is impressive, if expensive. Read our Seagate Seven 500GB review.(See allstorage reviews.) Besides being much slower and more fragile than flash storage, another drawback of disk technology is its physical size. These spinning platters make for cumbersome units. Since the rise of […]

Toshiba Canvio Basics 2TB review: A cheap, no-frills portable hard drive that makes few compromises

Price: £69.99 Rating: 8 While many portable storage drivemanufacturers try to differentiate their product through design or features, Toshiba looks to be content just to build the cheapest drive it can with the Toshiba Canvio Basics 2TB.(See allstorage reviews.) That’s not such a bad thing if you just want somewhere to keep your data rather […]

Aorus X7 Pro review: gaming laptop offers gaming performance once only available to desktop machines

Price: 2100 Rating: 8 Aorus – Gigabyte’s brand-new gaming laptop division – has been busy lately. Like much of the Windows PC world, Gigabyte is beholden to its component suppliers to come up with new innovations. And in this case, it’s its chosen graphics processor supplier of nVidia that’s been rushing through so many updates […]

Lexar Professional Workflow HR1 review: A storage drive hub that’s ideal for photographers

Price: 49 Rating: 0 The Lexar Professional Workflow HR1 is a storage drive hub aimed at photographers, allowing you to transfer and backup your photo and video files from multiple memory cards at the same time. Removable modules are mounted in this four-bay USB 3.0 reader, to access cards such as CompactFlash, SD cards, and […]

New Gaming Laptop, HP Omen 15 Review

As a reader of laptopreviews.com, you probably already have seen our reviews on laptop of various classes, from premium laptops to cheap and efficient one. So, I thought it might be the time we should focus on something different. And that’s why we are reviewing a gaming laptop this time. With Omen 15, finally HP […]

Schenker XMG C504 review: gaming laptop lacks speed, but provides strong performance at a good price

Price: 1099 Rating: 8 The Schenker gaming laptops we’ve reviewed in the past have provided good performance and value for money, but they haven’t been particularly elegant. But, like a number of other laptop manufacturers, Schenker is now taking advantage of the improved power-efficiency of nVidia’s latest GeForce cards to produce slimmer, lighter gaming laptops.(See […]

HP EliteBook Folio 1040 G1 review: ultraportable Windows laptop beats Apple’s MacBook Air with better screen

Price: 2116 Rating: 9 There are cheap laptops that pretend to look expensive. You find them everywhere. And then there are expensive laptops that not only look the business but act it as well. The HP EliteBook Folio 1040 G1 is just such a product, a premium-priced and beautifully constructed ultraportable that stands above almost […]

Acer Aspire VN7-591G review: entertainment-focused Aspire V 15 Nitro Black Edition laptop dazzles with Ultra-HD display, but ultimately disappoints

Price: 1300 Rating: 6 Acer joined the Ultra HD club with one particular model of its Aspire VN7-591G laptop. The series of 15.6-inch laptops includes various configurations, from a low-res 1366 x 768 pixel, to full-HD, to this model with a 3840 x 2160-pixel display. Also known as the Aspire V 15 Nitro Black Edition, […]

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon review: thin-and-light laptop offers better screen image quality and keyboard than MacBook Air

Price: 1890 Rating: 7 The ThinkPad X1 Carbon, Lenovo’s entry for the ultraportable laptop category, was launched in 2012 as a development of the previous year’s ThinkPad X1 laptop but this time sporting carbon-fibre parts in its chassis. (See also: best laptops of 2015.) It was updated last year in 2013, and again this year […]

Acer Chromebook 13 Review

Acer is a famous brand for making affordable and efficient laptops; while on the other hand, Chromebooks are renowned alternative of low cost Windows laptop. So, when these two collide, you can imagine the outcome. Anyway, today we are going to review Acer Chromebook 13, which we believe, is one of the best Chromebook currently […]

Inateck BK1003E Ultra-slim Universal Bluetooth Keyboard review: Stylish and great value, enhances productivity with Android tablets, Windows tablets and iPads

Price: 17.99 Rating: 8 The BK1003E Bluetooth keyboard from Inateck is stylish, great value, and makes working on your Android tablet, Windows tablet or iPad a cinch. Read our Inateck BK1003E wireless keyboard review.See allkeyboard reviews. Inateck’s BK1003E ultra-slim Bluetooth keyboard oozes style, with a brushed steel underside and matte black plastic top. Full-size and […]

Apple MacBook Air 13 inch (2014) Review

MacBook Air laptops are renowned for their combination of impressive design, ultra-light weight and unmatched performance. This new 13 inch MacBook 2014 version is not an exception. It not only has the apple’s elegant outlook but also it is powered up with all the latest technologies. If you are seeking a premium looking Ultrabook that […]

HP 255 G3 review: with decent keyboard, trackpad and display for only £200 the HP is a good budget Windows laptop

Price: 200 Rating: 7 Illustrating that Intel doesn’t quite have a 100 percent monopoly on processors to power Windows PCs, AMD still makes chips that we find in slower and less efficient budget laptops. The HP 255 G3 laptop here can boast of its quad-core chip and Radeon graphics processor, wrapped up in a 15-inch […]