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June 2018
Issue: 247
June 2018
A NAS is by far the most popular addition to a tech home, these days. With one, all your media and files are easy to access anywhere and they make great media streamers! We round up a dozen of the best and test them all.
May 2018
Issue: 246
May 2018
Everyone wants a new mechanical keyboard but the prices are high, so we’ve reviewed some of the best budget boards, plus, a collection of SATA SSD’s and how to transfer your system from a hard drive to a new SSD.
April 2018
Issue: 245
April 2018
There’s a new kind of Wi-Fi for the home. Mesh lets you cover an entire house (or business!) with powerful performance and far less stress. We gather together the best Mesh systems and put them to the test, and explain what to look for and how to set it up.
March 2018
Issue: 244
March 2018
Do you really need a big, hot and expensive PC to do basic tasks? PC & Tech Authority looks at several ‘mini PCs’ that do basic jobs brilliantly but are far more practical to buy and own.
February 2018
Issue: 243
February 2018
This very special edition of PC & Tech Authority is packed with guides, tips and tricks for you to get your PC humming along like it was new, and safe from predators. Grab a copy and keep it long term, there’s so much helpful info here!
January 2018
Issue: 242
January 2018
Protection for viruses, malware and ransomware is more important than ever. In the January issue of PC & Tech Authority we gather all the major security suites and Labs test them, all in a quest to find the very best product top keep you safe online.
December 2017
Issue: 241
December 2017
If you’re tired of carrying a laptop around a tablet may be the new, smart choice. We round up the best and offer advice for how to make the most of these compelling devices.
November 2017
Issue: 240
November 2017
It’s PC & Tech Authority’s 20th birthday issue! With a fresh new look and revamped sections, this is an issue not to miss. Executive laptops is this month’s Labs roundup.
October 2017
Issue: 239
October 2017
It’s most definitely upgrade season for power users and gamers. Reviewed in October PC & Tech Authority are the powerhouse ThreadRipper and i9 7900X CPUs from AMD and Intel, plus, AMD’s long awaited Vega graphics card.
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.

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