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  • Windows XP Professional X64 Edition

    Cast your mind back to September 03 and you might remember AMD's shock announcement that it thought we were all ready for 64bit computing. AMD put its money where its…

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Windows Vista Computer Management review

    If you're not familiar with Microsoft Windows Vista's own disk management tools, don't beat yourself up over it. They're not exactly lying around the desktop in plain…

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Microsoft Word 2011 review

    The latest update to Microsoft's flagship word processing application, Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac levels the playing field for Macs in business.

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft Excel 2011 review

    Microsoft Excel 2011 for Mac represents the largest step forward for serious Mac spreadsheet jockeys in many years.

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2011 review

    Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac 2011 remedies earlier shortcomings by combining compelling new features with a revamped interface that makes it easier than before to…

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft Messenger and Communicator 2011 review

    As part of Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac, Microsoft has released new versions of its home and corporate instant messaging (IM) applications: Microsoft Messenger and…

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Microsoft Outlook 2011 review

    Outlook for Mac 2011 is a new email client and personal information manager from Microsoft.

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 8 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

  • Microsoft Office 2010 review

    Has Microsoft got it right this time? PC Advisor tests and rates Microsoft Office 2010, and explains whether you should upgrade. Updated, May 20 2010.

    £79 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Works Suite 2006

    The 2006 version of Microsoft's budget-friendly alternative to Office brings some hefty software into the mix. Reading the list of applications brought to mind a line…

    £70 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft Digital Imaging Suite 2006

    Organising and editing your ever-growing collection of digital photos can be a daunting prospect. Microsoft's Digital Image Suite 2006 aims to make the process…

    £50 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Microsoft Works 9.0 productivity suite

    Microsoft Works 9.0, best described as the ‘lite’ version of the industry standard Microsoft Office suite of software, has had a recent refresh for 2008. It offers…

    £40 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Encyclopedia face-off: Britannica vs Encarta

    We tested Encyclopædia Britannica 2007 Ultimate Reference Suite and Encarta Reference Library 2007 to find the best DVD-based encyclopedia.

    £40 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Viva Pinata: Trouble in Paradise review

    Viva Pinata: Trouble in Paradise is a fun game for Xbox that retains the charm of the first Viva Pinata.

    £39 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Fable III for Xbox 360 review

    Fable III is the better game when held up against the glitchy, twitchy gameplay of its predecessor, Fable II, but the heavy-handed moral of the game's story may leave…

    £39 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Ninja Blade review

    The action, the weapons, the boss battles - Ninja Blade's got it all!

    £39 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Halo 4 review

    Continuing to finish the fight

    £39 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Windows Live OneCare 2.0 suite

    Microsoft's Windows Live OneCare 2.0 suite is a solid, easy-to-use security product for PC users who don't want to mess too much with software settings.

    £37 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Halo Wars review

    After spawning three best-selling first-person shooters, Bungie's futuristic universe is branching out into uncharted territory with the RTS title, Halo Wars.

    £36 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Shadowrun online game

    Shadowrun is a diamond in the rough. Although weighed down by potential barriers to entry and simplified comparisons to other games, beneath it all lies one of the…

    £35 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10



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