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Best printers 2021
Best printers
Hardware

Best printers 2021

Our definitive list of the best inkjet, laser and budget printers available
19 Mar 2021
Best NAS drives 2021
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network attached storage (NAS)

Best NAS drives 2021

The perfect NAS drive for every use case, from a home office all the way to the enterprise
19 Mar 2021
Acer Chromebook 714 review: Unfussy, affordable and effective
Acer Chromebook 714
Laptops

Acer Chromebook 714 review: Unfussy, affordable and effective

Acer’s Chromebook undercuts the competition while still offering a stylish design
19 Mar 2021
Best data recovery tools 2021: Restore your lost files
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data recovery

Best data recovery tools 2021: Restore your lost files

Deleted partitions and corrupted disks don’t need to mean irretrievable folders
18 Mar 2021
Facebook Workplace review: Are you ready for Facebook’s social office?
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collaboration

Facebook Workplace review: Are you ready for Facebook’s social office?

The corporate version of Facebook does a lot, much of it well, but its comms and events need more polish
18 Mar 2021
Best monitors 2021
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Hardware

Best monitors 2021

The top external displays for photo editing, office work and more
17 Mar 2021
Best SSDs 2021: The top NVMe and SATA drives around
Best SSDs
solid state storage (SSD)

Best SSDs 2021: The top NVMe and SATA drives around

Speed, reliability and value - it’s all here
17 Mar 2021
Dell OptiPlex 7070 Ultra review: The ultimate small form-factor PC?
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Hardware

Dell OptiPlex 7070 Ultra review: The ultimate small form-factor PC?

This modular all-in-one system may be a little light on substance, but it has buckets of style
17 Mar 2021
Dell P2719HC review: Attractive but inaccurate
Dell P2719HC
monitors

Dell P2719HC review: Attractive but inaccurate

This monitor has the looks, but can’t perform where it counts
17 Mar 2021
Paragon Backup & Recovery 17 CE review: Free and flexible
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backup

Paragon Backup & Recovery 17 CE review: Free and flexible

It’s free – but does it have what it takes to outshine its paid-for rivals?
16 Mar 2021
Fujitsu Server Primergy RX1330 M4 review: One cool customer
Fujitsu Server Primergy RX1330 M4
Server & storage

Fujitsu Server Primergy RX1330 M4 review: One cool customer

A beautifully designed and affordable Xeon E rack server with room to grow and commendably low power usage
15 Mar 2021
The most secure email services of 2021
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email providers

The most secure email services of 2021

Email is not secure by design, but these email providers allow you to send emails with top-level security
12 Mar 2021
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T review: A 5G bargain
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Google Android

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T review: A 5G bargain

A cheap and attractive route into 5G, the Note 9T is already vying for best value phone of the year
12 Mar 2021
Best Android smartphones 2021
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Google Android

Best Android smartphones 2021

Here's a lowdown of the best devices for those who can't stand Apple
11 Mar 2021
Raspberry Pi 3 Model B review
The Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
Hardware

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B review

The latest version of the compact computer adds more power and built-in wireless connectivity
11 Mar 2021
O&O DiskImage Professional review: All-round assurance
O&O DiskImage Professional
backup

O&O DiskImage Professional review: All-round assurance

This powerful backup solution protects your entire system, not just a selection of files
10 Mar 2021
ViewSonic VP2785-2K review: A steal for print and video
VP2785-2K
monitors

ViewSonic VP2785-2K review: A steal for print and video

It has its niggles, but this is a superb choice for creative pros on a tight budget
10 Mar 2021
Qsan XCubeFAS XF3126D review: The price is right
Qsan XCubeFAS XF3126D
Server & storage

Qsan XCubeFAS XF3126D review: The price is right

Qsan delivers an enterprise-class NVMe AFA at an SMB price
10 Mar 2021
Dell Inspiron 15 7000 2-in-1 (late 2020) review: A compelling combination
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Laptops

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 2-in-1 (late 2020) review: A compelling combination

A smart, mid-range 15.6in convertible with a focus on frill-free value and competency
9 Mar 2021
Broadberry CyberServe Xeon E-RS100-E10 review: A cracking specification at a great price
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Server & storage

Broadberry CyberServe Xeon E-RS100-E10 review: A cracking specification at a great price

A powerful hardware package at an affordable price that’s ideal for SMBs and remote workers
8 Mar 2021
Asus ZenBook 14 UX425J review: An affordable dose of lightweight luxury
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Laptops

Asus ZenBook 14 UX425J review: An affordable dose of lightweight luxury

This is one of the most affordable ZenBooks around - but is it a bargain, or too good to be true?
5 Mar 2021
Iperius Backup Free: A sober-looking backup tool
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backup

Iperius Backup Free: A sober-looking backup tool

Despite lacking version control and disk imaging, the hybrid backup might just make up for it
4 Mar 2021
HPE MSA 2060 Storage review: Storage tiering for dummies
HPE MSA 2060 Storage
Server & storage

HPE MSA 2060 Storage review: Storage tiering for dummies

HPE’s affordable Gen6 MSA 2060 array boosts storage performance for SMBs
3 Mar 2021
IDrive Personal review: Set it and forget it
IDrive Personal
backup software

IDrive Personal review: Set it and forget it

This cloud service is good value and easy to use – and it can take care of your local backup needs too
2 Mar 2021