Mike Jennings
Dynabook Portégé X50-G-10V: Too much for too little
Laptops

Dynabook Portégé X50-G-10V: Too much for too little

A pure business laptop with a great screen, but it’s expensive and underwhelming elsewhere
24 Nov 2020
Gigabyte Aero 17 HDR XB review gallery
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Gigabyte Aero 17 HDR XB review gallery

The Aero has vast power levels and a great screen, but it’s not sleek or stylish
18 Nov 2020
LG Gram 14 review gallery
Laptops

LG Gram 14 review gallery

Lightweight in more ways than one
18 Nov 2020
Acer Swift 3 (2020) review: Stunning speed, mediocre elsewhere
Laptops

Acer Swift 3 (2020) review: Stunning speed, mediocre elsewhere

Acer deploys an AMD CPU to provide huge performance, but this machine suffers in other areas
17 Nov 2020
Asus ZenBook Flip S UX371 review: Stylish and light, but not a record-breaker
Laptops

Asus ZenBook Flip S UX371 review: Stylish and light, but not a record-breaker

This hybrid looks great and has a stunning screen, but Intel’s latest chips don’t deliver much improvement
10 Nov 2020
Asus ExpertBook B9450F: Record-breaking battery life in a sub-kilo package
Laptops

Asus ExpertBook B9450F: Record-breaking battery life in a sub-kilo package

Fantastic battery life alongside great design and ergonomics - and a middling CPU
21 Sep 2020
Acer TravelMate P6: Light, cheap, but not without faults
Laptops

Acer TravelMate P6: Light, cheap, but not without faults

Acer’s machine is slim, light and versatile, but it’s only ordinary elsewhere
27 Aug 2020
LG Gram 14: Lightweight in more ways than one
Laptops

LG Gram 14: Lightweight in more ways than one

The LG is light and long-lasting, but it’s compromised in several key departments
6 Aug 2020
Zotac ZBOX VA621 Nano: Small, cheap, but not perfectly formed
Hardware

Zotac ZBOX VA621 Nano: Small, cheap, but not perfectly formed

Zotac’s PC is affordable and fine for daily computing, but it’s hampered by restrictions
19 Jun 2020
Asus Zenbook Duo UX481 review: Innovation that comes at a cost
Laptops

Asus Zenbook Duo UX481 review: Innovation that comes at a cost

The dual-screen design has its uses, but it introduces big compromises too
12 Jun 2020
Gigabyte Aero 17 HDR XB review: Huge power, huge screen
Laptops

Gigabyte Aero 17 HDR XB review: Huge power, huge screen

The Aero has vast power levels and a great screen, but it’s not sleek or stylish
13 May 2020
Dell UltraSharp UP2720Q review: A crisp, well-balanced design display
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Dell UltraSharp UP2720Q review: A crisp, well-balanced design display

Dell’s display serves up admirable quality and great features – even if it’s not quite perfect
17 Feb 2020
Philips Brilliance 439P9H review: Huge and imposing - but is it any good?
monitors

Philips Brilliance 439P9H review: Huge and imposing - but is it any good?

Great quality, features and size, but it’s not necessarily the biggest or the best option
31 Jan 2020
Acer TravelMate X5 review: Size isn’t everything
Laptops

Acer TravelMate X5 review: Size isn’t everything

It’s the lightest laptop around – but this tiny machine falls short in places
14 Jan 2020
Acer ConceptD 5 Pro (CN517-71P) review
Laptops

Acer ConceptD 5 Pro (CN517-71P) review

Huge power thanks to Nvidia Quadro and Intel Core i7 hardware – and a stunning 4K screen
4 Nov 2019
MSI P65 Creator 8RF review
Laptops

MSI P65 Creator 8RF review

A limited-edition laptop with bright design, loads of power and specification enhancements
18 Sep 2019
Asus ProArt PA34VC review: Good, but not quite good enough
Hardware

Asus ProArt PA34VC review: Good, but not quite good enough

This pricey panel takes aim at designers and creatives. Does it have the quality to succeed?
10 Sep 2019
Eizo ColorEdge CG279X review
Hardware

Eizo ColorEdge CG279X review

Incredible colour quality, features and pro-tier options – but you’ll have to pay for it
15 Jul 2019
Acer ProDesigner BM320 review: Cheap but a tad underwhelming
Hardware

Acer ProDesigner BM320 review: Cheap but a tad underwhelming

Cheaper than rivals, and with big claims about quality. Can this panel compete?
5 Jul 2019
BenQ DesignVue PD2720U review
Hardware

BenQ DesignVue PD2720U review

More expensive than its rivals, but can it justify the cost?
4 Jul 2019
Philips Brilliance 329P9H review: Ports ahoy
Hardware

Philips Brilliance 329P9H review: Ports ahoy

Loads of features and superb connectivity, but can image quality match up?
2 Jul 2019
Dell Latitude 7400 2-in-1 review: An excellent daily driver
Laptops

Dell Latitude 7400 2-in-1 review: An excellent daily driver

A stunning convertible that tries to combine business features with consumer-level design
10 Jun 2019
Corsair One i160 review: A meaty mid-range workstation
Hardware

Corsair One i160 review: A meaty mid-range workstation

Huge power inside a tiny package. Can the Corsair One i160 handle the heat?
6 May 2019
Acer Aspire C24 review
Hardware

Acer Aspire C24 review

Can this affordable all-in-one deliver enough quality to succeed in your office?
2 May 2019
Gigabyte Aero 15 (15-X9) review
Laptops

Gigabyte Aero 15 (15-X9) review

Lashings of power and a 4K screen, but can this gaming-office hybrid deliver enough quality?
5 Apr 2019
Philips Brilliance 499P9H review: A truly mammoth monitor
Hardware

Philips Brilliance 499P9H review: A truly mammoth monitor

Huge size and resolution, but it falters with some inconsistent design and a few poor benchmark results
22 Mar 2019
HP Spectre Folio 13-ak0001na review
Laptops

HP Spectre Folio 13-ak0001na review

HP’s leather-clad laptop looks great and has a stonking screen – but it’s hindered by a weedy CPU
26 Feb 2019
Asus PB60 review: Small but mighty
Hardware

Asus PB60 review: Small but mighty

Tiny, versatile and impressive design make for a PC that punches above its weight
8 Feb 2019
Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500GB review: 96 layers of greatness
solid state storage (SSD)

Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500GB review: 96 layers of greatness

Samsung improves its V-NAND to deliver impressive file write improvements
1 Feb 2019
Seagate Barracuda 500GB SSD review: A fish out of water
solid state storage (SSD)

Seagate Barracuda 500GB SSD review: A fish out of water

Can this dominant hard disk brand transfer its success to SSDs?
17 Dec 2018
HP EliteBook 1050 G1 review: A reliable business all-rounder
Laptops

HP EliteBook 1050 G1 review: A reliable business all-rounder

Good looks complement loads of welcome business features
27 Sep 2018
Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti review: The future's not here yet
Hardware

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti review: The future's not here yet

Excellent core speed, but the RTX is hindered by high prices and missing features
24 Sep 2018
Acer Aspire U27-880 review: All-in-one, but none for all
Acer Aspire U27-880 display
Hardware

Acer Aspire U27-880 review: All-in-one, but none for all

It’s large and stylish – but does this all-in-one deserve a place on your desk?
14 Aug 2018
Acer Aspire S24 review: All sizzle, no steak
Hardware

Acer Aspire S24 review: All sizzle, no steak

Can this affordable all-in-one find a place on your desk?
18 Jun 2018
Acer KG221Q review
Hardware

Acer KG221Q review

Loses out on size and colour accuracy, but it’s still a high-contrast FreeSync gaming panel for a very reasonable price
3 May 2018