Back Issues

September 2017
Issue: 238
September 2017
An SSD (Solid State Drive) is the most popular upgrade for PCs that delivers immediately noticeable speed improvements, and can transform an old PC into new. We round up the best premium and budget SSDs on the market and put them to the test!
August 2017
Issue: 237
August 2017
Microsoft has released a revolutionary new operating system – Windows 10 S. It promises to be slicker and quicker and stay fast for years. How does it work? Should you use it? We answer these questions in our comprehensive coverage.
July 2017
Issue: 236
July 2017
Why fill your life with things to remember and repetitive time consuming tasks? Let your PC or smartphone automate everything! We show you how easy it is, and how much fun you can have ‘automating your life!’
June 2017
Issue: 235
June 2017
The June issue of PC & Tech Authority has our experts recommend the very best free PC apps and utilities – and we’ve put them all on the included free DVD so you can get the most out of your PC. Plus, best value mechanical keyboards and why you need ...
May 2017
Issue: 234
May 2017
In this very special issue we deep five with AMD’s incredible new Ryzen CPU. For the first time in a decade Intel has some serious competition, so for you we test, analyse and explain this fascinating new PC product!
April 2017
Issue: 233
April 2017
Making your home ‘smart’ used to cost thousands and be a huge hassle – times have changed and we show you how to create a home that’s a treat to live in by adding only what you need – and it all revolves around the Wi-Fi you already have!
March 2017
Issue: 232
March 2017
For many, the graphics card is the most important part of a PC, and in the March issue of PC & Tech Authority we gather together 17 cards and test them for gaming and general use. Plus, top tips for making Windows less annoying.
February 2017
Issue: 231
February 2017
Can your home Wi-Fi handle the increasing demands of HD content and more people demanding more performance simultaneously? The February issue of PC & Tech Authority shows you how to maximise your Wi-Fi – for surprisingly little cost!
January 2017
Issue: 230
January 2017
The internet has come a long way since the 1990s. Our editors look at the 25 most influential sites of all time, and what makes them so special. Plus, Customer Relationship Management software and the new Nvidia GTX 1050.
December 2016
Issue: 229
December 2016
It’s time for a speed boost, with our massive SSD group test. Supercharge your PC with a flash new SSD and make your PC feel like it’s new out of the box again.
November 2016
Issue: 228
November 2016
You need security (anti-virus) software on your PC and smartphone. That’s a fact. In the November PC & Tech Authority we test all the main apps, both free and paid, so you know you can rest assured your data is safe.
October 2016
Issue: 227
October 2016
It’s time to take tablets seriously as work machines. Our group test gathers tablets that you can work on, and rates them as potential laptop replacements. Only in the October issue of PC & Tech Authority.
September 2016
Issue: 226
September 2016
Windows 10 has just been transformed, with the huge Anniversary Update from Microsoft. This essential issue of PC & Tech Authority covers everything you need to know to get the most out of the best PC OS ever!
August 2016
Issue: 225
August 2016
We all need a great printer, and one that’s cheap to run! In the August issue of PC & Tech Authority we’ve rounded up several of the best in a head to head test.
July 2016
Issue: 224
July 2016
A Network Attached Storage device is now essential, we believe, able to store and easily access (from anywhere!) all your work, your media -- your everything. In this issue of PC & Tech Authority, we round up 10 of the best and choose a winner!
June 2016
Issue: 223
June 2016
Virtual reality is being hailed as the most important tech in the last decade, and PC & Tech Authority gives you all you need to know about this incredibly exciting product with a major feature and head to head comparison.
May 2016
Issue: 222
May 2016
We present a very special issue of PC & Tech Authority, with a bumper 32-page guide for everyone looking to upgrade or buy a new PC. Every component is rated and explained, making this an ideal guide for PC novices.
April 2016
Issue: 221
April 2016
The experts at PC & Tech Authority have forecast the big year ahead in PC and tech, crystal ball gazing all the big jumps we expect for all PC components, as well as mobile and virtual reality. If you plan on buying any tech this year this issue is a must-read!
March 2016
Issue: 220
March 2016
Computer virus and criminal hackers present an enormous and ever-growing threat. Only with the exhaustive testing conducted in the March issue of PC & Tech Authority can you be sure that your security software is able to protect your identity and finances.
February 2016
Issue: 219
February 2016