The best graphics cards of 2017

The best graphics cards of 2017

Upgrade your PC with one of the top graphics cards The graphics processing unit (GPU), otherwise known as the video card or simply the graphics card, is an essential piece to the PC puzzle if you’re looking to game. Especially if you aim to pull off the high-resolution textures featured in the likes of Fallout 4, you’re going to need only …

iPhone 6S vs Galaxy S7

Samsung Galaxy S7 vs iPhone 6S

iPhone 6S vs Galaxy S7: Apple vs Samsung battle it out for mobile domination   iPhone 6S vs Galaxy S7: Apple vs Samsung battle it out for mobile domination The Samsung Galaxy S7 is now on the market, heralding the next round in the ongoing Samsung vs Apple smartphone grudge match. Now that our review is in, we can confirm …

New Apple Watch 2 release date, price and specification

New Apple Watch 2 release date, price and specification

New Apple Watch 2 release date, price and specification: The new Apple Watch might not look different to the first When Apple announced its much-anticipated Apple Watch back in September 2014, people got very excited about the concept of an Apple-designed smartwatch. Fast-forward to today: the Apple Watch has been on sale for a year and people are wondering about the next-generation …

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge review

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge review KEY FEATURES 5.5-inch, quad-HD display 4GB RAM 12MP camera with improved auto-focus Always-on display Fast and wireless charging 3,600mAh battery microSD expansion Manufacturer: Samsung Review Price: £639.00 WHAT IS THE SAMSUNG GALAXY S7 EDGE? The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is the brother to the regular Galaxy S7. It’s bigger, has a longer lasting battery and …

Nvidia Titan X Review

Nvidia Titan X Review

A new hero descends from the heights of Mount GeForce In ancient Greek mythology, the Titans are the immediate descendants of the primordial gods. So it is with the Nvidia GeForce GTX Titan, descended from the company’s top-shelf professional workstation GPUs. First debuting in March 2013, the original Titan was nearly the most powerful video card that the company could …

How to buy the best laptop

Laptops: How to buy the best laptop

Laptops: How to buy the best laptop Buying the best cheap laptop It is possible to get a perfectly decent laptop for less than £500 if you choose carefully. There’s no point in paying for an expensive top of the range model if you’re mainly planning to use it for word processing or browsing the internet. Perfect for students, first …

Is the iPhone 6 Plus bendable?

Is the iPhone 6 Plus bendable?

If you just bought an iPhone 6 Plus and you like to wear tight pants, beware. …maybe. There are reports circulating online claiming that the new, larger iPhone bends when owners carried them in their pockets for long periods of time. Ironically, the reports came the same day that smartphone warranty provider SquareTrade called the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus the “most durable …

Upgrade or replace the hard drive in a Mac Mini

Upgrade or replace the hard drive in a Mac Mini

Has your Mac Mini hard drive filled to capacity or burnt out? There’s no need to buy a new computer, simply swap out the old drive for a new one. The Mac Mini is like Apple’s forgotten stepchild. Since it first debuted in 2005, the small computer has only seen one major redesign in 2010, and is often left out of the company’s dazzling …

With new USB connector, no more wrong-way-up cables

With new USB connector, no more wrong-way-up cables

A major revamp of the ports and cables of the ubiquitous connection technology will make USB connectors reversible, slimmer, and better at transmitting data and power. It can take a little concentration to figure out which way is up when using a USB port such as this one on a MacBook Air; the Thunderbolt port to the right is keyed …

How to repair your laptop

How to repair your laptop

Our laptop repair guide shows you the parts you can repair, replace and upgrade How to repair your laptop Wondering how to repair a broken laptop? We’re going to crack open three common laptops; a netbook, an older gaming laptop and a modern Intel model. In the process we’re going to take a look at just how we got inside, …