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Issue: 149  |  April, 2010

In the April issue of PC Authority, on sale now:

Intel vs AMD CPU Megatest
New CPU technologies have led to rocketing performance whilst power consumption and prices plummet. Whether you’re upgrading or building from scratch, one of the 50 processors in our CPU megatest will fit the bill. But which one?

Internet Security Suite ‘torture test’
Is Commercial Security Software on the way out? We put 15 free and paid security suites head to head to see if there’s still value in buying protection.

Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft’s latest Office suite is going to be the biggest release of the year. Find out what works, what fails and how to try it free for nine months.

Audio-visual Quality Test
Can the general public tell the difference between high-end AV equipment and bog-standard supermarket kit? We look at the difference between media players, headphones, codecs and DVD vs Blu-Ray.

On the Disc: All Web Menu’s Professional 5.2
Create Menus for your website in just a few clicks.

On the Disc: Firetrust MailWasher Pro 6.5.3
The Ultimate easy-to-use spam blocker software.

On the Disc: Ashampoo Magical Defrag 2.34
Forget about manual defrags with this automated utility.


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