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More Laptops Buying Advice

  • Buying Advice: Mid-range laptop buying advice

    A huge choice of laptops sits in the fertile middle-ground between budget and high-end portables. Here's some buying advice for you if you're in the market for a mid-range laptop.

  • Buying Advice: 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 for those for whom performance matters more than budget.

  • Buying Advice: Tablet vs laptop: which is best?

    A common question we're asked is: should I buy a laptop or a tablet? Read on for our verdict.

  • Buying Advice: Back to school buying advice

    PC Advisor is here to give you some sound advice on what to you should and shouldn't buy to set you up for university life.

  • Buying Advice: Laptop Buying Advice

    With laptops increasingly replacing desktop PCs in the home, a sub-£1,000 space-saving portable could be an enticing option for your family. Ben Camm-Jones assesses the best laptops to help you find the right model for your needs.

  • Buying Advice: Buying advice: ultraportable laptops

    Life on the road can be a lonely business, although it doesn’t have to be. Ultraportable laptops can keep you connected on the move, without adding too much weight to your luggage.

  • Buying Advice: Chromebooks: UK buyer's guide

    Laptops from Samsung and Acer sporting Google's Chrome OS will hit UK store shelves on June 24, with prices starting at £349. If you're thinking about buying a Chromebook next month, here's a breakdown of everything you need to know.

  • Buying Advice: Tablets buying guide: introducing your next portable PC

    Simple, portable, user-friendly, and affordable. Say hello to the device of the future: a computer and mobile phone rolled into one… the tablet.

  • Buying Advice: Laptop buying advice

    Check out our laptop buying advice to get to grips with the specs

  • Buying Advice: How to buy an Apple laptop: Mac laptop buying guide

    Mac laptops are hugely popular, Apple having swept up the best laptop brand in our PC Advisor 2011 Reader Awards. But there is plenty to consider if you are thinking about buying an Apple laptop. Here's our Mac laptops buying guide.

  • Buying Advice: Buyers guide: Why you should buy a tablet PC

    Tablets bridge the gap between what PCs and mobile phones do. Unlike earlier, arguably premature efforts to transform tablet computing into a mass-market reality, today's models are here to stay. The new wave of slates is rolling in fast and furious, here's just what you need to know about the new generation of tablets.

  • Buying Advice: Buyers guide: laptop, netbook or tablet?

    Your old PC is about to die and it's time to buy a new one. Or is it? These days, we're fortunate to have a plethora of computing devices that can handle everything from sending an email to watching a movie or writing an essay

  • Buying Advice: Buyers guide: Laptop, netbook or smartphone?

    When it comes to computing on the go, should you plump for a laptop, netbook or smartphone? We've looked at the pros and cons of the various devices for several common portable-computing tasks in a bid to help you choose.



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