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Mark Pickavance

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Mark is an expert on displays, reviewing monitors and TVs. He also covers storage including SSDs, NAS drives and portable hard drives. He started writing in 1986 and had contributed to MicroMart, PC Format, 3D World among others.

Articles by Mark Pickavance

  • Best backup software 2020

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    Our guide to the best backup software for Windows

    17 Nov 2020

  • TerraMaster F2-422 review

    terramaster f2 422 review

    A 10GbE networking NAS drive, but cheaper than you might think

    26 Oct 2020

  • Samsung 980 Pro review

    samsung 980 pro review

    Going this fast has some issues

    19 Oct 2020

  • WD My Passport SSD (2020) review

    wd my passport ssd 2020 review

    An enhanced replacement for the popular My Passport external drive

    15 Oct 2020

  • Synology DS720+ review

    synology ds720 review

    The DS718+ replacement is okay but missed a few tricks

    11 Sep 2020

  • Lexar SL200 SSD review

    lexar sl200 review

    The affordable security-minded external drive

    19 Aug 2020

  • Adata SE760 SSD review

    adata se760 review

    Portable performance that’s highly affordable

    17 Aug 2020

  • Philips 243B1 USB-C monitor review

    philips 243b1 review

    A USB-C monitor suited to any office

    06 Aug 2020

  • Samsung Odyssey G7 review

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    A fast, colourful, curved VA panel

    27 Jul 2020

  • LG UltraGear 34GN850 review

    lg ultragear 34gn850 review

    An IPS panel that rewrites the rules

    14 Jul 2020

  • Crucial P2 SSD review

    crucial p2 review

    The follow up to the P1 delivers more performance for less cash

    30 Jun 2020

  • Kingston KC2500 SSD review

    kingston kc2500 review

    With the same 96-layer 3D NAND and controller as the KC2000, how can the KC2500 eclipse its predecessor?

    22 May 2020

  • WD Blue SN550 review

    wd blue sn550 review

    One of the best value SSDs you can buy

    13 Mar 2020

  • Synology DS220j review

    synology ds220j review

    A Synology NAS for 2020 that most could afford

    12 Mar 2020

  • MSI Optix MAG272CQR review

    msi optix mag272cqr review

    More gaming bang for your buck

    03 Mar 2020

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