Andrew Harrison is reviews editor at PC Advisor, responsible for writing and editing product reviews as well as overseeing the testing of PCs and laptops for the magazine's monthly charts section. When not at his office desk, Andrew can be found probing the latest tech in the IDG test lab, devising novel ways to evaluate products.
He has a broad interest and experience in computer technology from routers and networking to open-source, Macintosh and Windows systems. Prior to PC Advisor, Andrew worked in technical editing positions in specialist hi-fi and music publications.
Articles by Andrew Harrison
The Iomega StorCenter px6-300d is a six-bay NAS box with good software features, and it's a strong performer too – REVISED 21 MAY 2012
Thin-and-light ultraportable laptops have been around a while, but a new raft of lightweight portables are coming to market with Intel’s backing.
Family PC buying advice
The family PC is something of a dying breed, as most people now use portable PCs in the shape of laptops, tablets or smartphones. Here's how to…
Apple TV: useful and simple to use
If you already use any combination of iPad, iPhone or iTunes on Windows or Mac, Apple TV is a remarkably useful asset. Here's a third-generation…
Intel 520 Series 240GB review
The Intel 520 Series 240GB SSD is a high-performance 2.5in solid-state drive with 6Gbps SATA interface and the latest 25nm flash chips.
Media centre PC buying advice
Want a PC to replace your TV in the living room? Read our media centre PC buying advice to find out what to look for when buying a media centre PC.
Power laptop buying advice
Invest £1,000 or more in a laptop, and you can be reasonably sure of getting a high-quality piece of machinery. Here is our laptop buying advice…
We round-up and review all of the best Android antivirus apps available on the Market today. Here's the results.
Big storage and hyper-fast connectivity combine in the 8TB G-Technology G-RAID with Thunderbolt.
Google Android: freephone toll
Google is a benevolent provider of free goodies, but it pays to keep up your defences when using its products - particularly Android.
Comments by Andrew Harrison
Hi Oliver, thanks for the post â€“ I hadn't heard that story about iOS crashing more than Android. And a story I believe it to be, based on my own…
Withholding tech? Care to expand? It doesn't need to match competitors; if they want to make a viable tablet then it's they that need to catch up…
Samsung Galaxy Nexus review
Hi Kieran Thanks for your comments! Choice is good, a point I certainly appreciate. And for powerful reasons of personal principle I can truly…
Hi Andy The XFX components look about right as substitutes. But please get in touch with me directly so I can clarify some other points:…
Hello Revolutionay United Front No intention to be disingenuous about Thunderbolt here - the facts stated and my personal commentary on the new…
Agreed, any Mac will show much better battery life in its native OS X environment than in Windows. And with graphics-switching MBP's, for example,…
Group test: what's the best SSD?
OCZ didn't reply to our initial invitation to take part in the group test, but we now have a sample scheduled for a standalone review in our…