Andrew Harrison is Technical 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 Western Digital My Passport Studio 640GB is an impressive portable storage device.
Ricoh CX3 review
The Ricoh CX3 is a 10-megapixel compact camera with a 10.7x zoom lens - UPDATED 14-04-2010
Apple has today announced a refresh to its popular range of MacBook Pro notebook computers. All models feature new nVidia graphics processors, and…
Asus Eee PC 1008P review
Hot Pink is the theme of the Asus Eee PC Seashell 1008P Karim Rashid Collection netbook, sporting an unmistakable designer finish.
Samsung N210 review
The Samsung N210 joins the company's illustrious line of netbooks, this time armed with the latest version of Intel Atom N450 processor and a new…
Lenovo ThinkPad X100e review
The Lenovo ThinkPad X100e is a sturdy and reasonably quick business laptop, comfortable to use and live with. But is it a netbook or an…
Medion Akoya E1217 review
The Medion Akoya E1217 is an unexceptional, if well-finished, 10in netbook with a first-generation Intel Atom processor.
Keep taking the tablets
We may be on the verge of a tablet revolution, but you've probably heard that one before. Microsoft has been plugging away with its concept for…
MSI Wind U210-075UK review
MSI has kept the ‘Wind’ moniker for its new U210-075UK netbook but, besides the familiar curvy body, almost everything has changed.
Victorinox today launched its range of Victorinox secure data storage devices in Europe. The Victorinox Secure Pro is a USB flash drive using…
Comments by Andrew Harrison
Reliability of SSD technology has greatly improved since SSDs first became available in the late 2000s. Now we can expect to see an SSD last at…
Asus ZenBook UX305F review: Asus gets in there first with attractive Intel Core M ultraportable laptop
A laptop with a flakey trackpad is never going to get full marks. Acer had similar problems with its Aspire V3-371, proving you really can ruin a…
HP 255 G3 review: with decent keyboard, trackpad and display for only £200 the HP is a good budget Windows laptop
Mr Athow, many thanks for stopping by with that correction.Coincidence or conspiracy? With apologies to Heinlein, you may have attributed…
Thank you PVPSAAAAN for that accolade. I'm... humbled. Does the author of the most-biased-review-on-the-internet get an award to show for it? Even…
WD LiveWire review
Hi Lyndon It was confirmed as true that the WD LiveWire only has 10/100 ethernet ports. And Western Digital is not alone in putting in…
Google Android: freephone toll
Hi SamDe, care to elaborate on your comment? I'd welcome any feedback for factual inaccuracies I may inadvertently have made. Thanks, Andrew…
Google Android: freephone toll
Not necessarily – in our group test of 25 Android anti-malware apps, there were three products that identified 90% or more of the malware samples.…
Hi Oliver, thanks for the post – 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…
We have now heard back from Quiet PC, which informed us that the price of some sub-components had increased and these were automatically but…