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Andrew Harrison

Andrew Harrison

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.

 

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Articles by Andrew Harrison


Review: 
Toshiba Store Alu 3.5 review

Falling prices in storage is nothing new, but finding 1TB of desktop storage for under £70 is, in this early part of 2009 at least, a noteworthy…

Review: 
Sony VAIO VGN-AW11XU review

Slow performance and poor colour fidelity on a laptop are no longer mandated – just look at Sony’s VAIO VGN-AW11XU, candidate for the fastest…

Review: 
Iomega eGo BlackBelt 250GB review

Iomega has improved the eGo USB hard drive's resilence even further with a removable rubber harness

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Advent AIO100 review

A compact all-in-one PC using netbook parts but with a big shiny widescreen. The Advent AIO100 offers a lot for not very much.

Review: 
Hitachi Travelstar 7K320 notebook drive review

Hitachi's new 320GB 7200rpm notebook drive promises a step-up in performance for your laptop

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Fujitsu-Siemens Amilo Mini Ui 3520 review

Fujitsu-Siemens offers a more business-oriented netbook at an attractive price - the Fujitsu-Siemens Amilo Mini Ui 3520.

Review: 
SlovoEd Russian-English Dictionary Deluxe for iPhone review

SlovoEd foreign dictionaries are now available for the iPhone, adding an invaluable resource to the world's favourite smartphone

Features: 
Can the all-in-one claw back desktop PC market share?

If you can believe the stats, laptops are outselling desktop PCs. The portable has been catching up for a few years, but new figures from analyst…

Review: 
Sitecom Gaming Router WL-308 review

For those who need a little bit more from their router, higher performance models such as the Sitecom Gaming Router WL-308 may be appealing.

Review: 
Advent AIO200 PC review

The Advent AIO200 is an all-in-one PC that takes the Apple iMac as its inspiration.


 

Comments by Andrew Harrison


Review: 
Sennheiser Momentum Black review: bloated bass-focused headphone

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…

Review: 
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…

Features: 
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…

Features: 
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.…

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iPad review

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…

Review: 
iPad review

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…

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Quiet PC Serenity Z68 Gamer Xtreme review

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…

Review: 
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…

Review: 
Palicomp Phoenix i5 Solar Flare review

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:…

Review: 
Apple MacBook Pro 15in (Early 2011) review

Hello Revolutionay United Front No intention to be disingenuous about Thunderbolt here - the facts stated and my personal commentary on the new…

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