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The latest Microsoft Software reviews at PC Advisor. Software user reviews, ratings, buying advice and price comparison

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  • Internet Explorer 11 review

    Internet Explorer 11 is the most used PC web browser in the world, but is it any good? We find out in our Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 review.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Office 365 vs Office 2013 comparison

    We compare Office 365 and the Office 2013 package. Is Microsoft's cloud-based subscription productivity software better value than the traditional Office package?…

    £80 inc VAT

  • Windows 8 vs Windows 10 comparison

    The latest Windows 10 release is available for testing, offering a host of new features to Windows users. And Windows 10 will be free, too. We compare Windows 8 and…

    Free

  • Windows 10 hands on review

    As the Windows 10 release grows nearer, here's what we think of its first take on Windows 10, the Technical Preview, in our Windows 10 hands-on review.

    Free

  • Windows 8.1 review

    The free update to Windows 8.1 addresses many of the problems users had with Windows 8, but it still feels like an operating system at war with itself. Here's our…

    £25 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Office Mobile for iPhone review

    Microsoft's Office Mobile for iPhone app is a free app that works with your Office 365 account to bring Office functionality to your smartphone. Here's our Office…

    Free

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • Microsoft Flight review

    A great-looking flight simulator, Microsoft Flight fails to truly take off when you take to the air. Here's our Microsoft Flight review.

    Free

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • Microsoft Office 365 review - cloud-based Office suite offers value for those with good connections

    Rather than a separate software suite, Office 365 is a cloud-based distribution system for Office 2013. Here's our Office 365 review.

    £80 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Office 2013 review

    Office 2013 sees a couple of strategic developments for the company, as well as the usual spate of feature improvements. Read our in-depth Office 2013 review.

    £109 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Access 2013 review - new look and feel for database tool

    Access 2013 is a substantial database app that with Office 2013 has a visual revamp. Here's our Access 2013 review.

    £109 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Publisher 2013 review - page-design program enjoys marginal improvements

    Publisher is Microsoft's page-design application. Here's our Publisher 2013 review.

    £109 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Onenote 2013 review - serious note-taking on tablet

    The newest member of the Office family is OneNote 2013 - a note-taking app. Here's our OneNote 2013 review.

    £109 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Outlook 2013 review - spare design and streamlined workflow save time

    Outlook 2013 brings a spare design and more streamlined workflow to Microsoft's email and productivity tool. Here's our Outlook 2013 review.

    £109 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • PowerPoint 2013 review - some new features keep PowerPoint on top

    Our review of PowerPoint 2013 shows that Microsoft has improved its presentation software, but not by as much as you might think. Here's our PowerPoint 2013 review.

    £109 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Excel 2013 review - new features mean powerful analysis tools for everyone

    Improvements in Excel 2013 should mean that everyone can use its more advanced features. Here's our Excel 2013 review.

    £109 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Word 2013 review - much-loved productivity tool gets an overhaul

    Microsoft Word is the most used word processor around. Microsoft has given it a visual update for the 2013 flavour - just avoid using the Styles. Here's our Word 2013…

    £109 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Skulls of the Shogun review

    Turn-based strategy remixed, and with added cranium-chomping

    £3 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Xbox SmartGlass for iPhone and iPad review

    Use your iPhone to play with your Xbox's Dashboard. Read our Xbox SmartGlass for iPhone and iPad to find out more.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Windows Phone 8 SDK review

    Want to make Windows Phone 8 apps? Windows Phone SDK 8.0 gives developers extensive features, snappier code, lots of help, and the option to code in JavaScript and…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Halo 4 review

    Continuing to finish the fight

    £39 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

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