The April 2012 issue of PC Advisor is now available to read on your iPad. You can read a free sample of issue 201 by installing the free PC Advisor Magazine app for iPad, which also includes all of issue 200, for free.

PC security superguide

Want a faster, safer PC? Look no further: PC Advisor is at hand to help make your PC - and its owner - more productive and efficient. Our simple guide shows you how to boost any Windows PC in just 10 minutes, with 25 free and simple tips, tricks and downloads.

Best-ever Blu-ray

You've probably heard us bang on about backup before. It's important, you know. Blu-ray writers and recordable discs are falling in price, making them a more viable medium for exactly that task. They're useful for playing back HD movies on a PC, too. We've reviewed the latest internal and external drives from the market leaders.

Media Centre PCs group test

Our Test Centre has also been busy reviewing six ultra-quiet media PCs, designed to sit unobtrusively in a living room, where they'll dish out all manner of audiovisual entertainment. And we've got six business laptops, too, with all the right credentials to get work done in the office or on the fly.

Tutorials, tests, tips and tricks

Our How to section explains how to roll back hardware drivers to fix a grouchy Windows PC, add HTML 5 video to your website and QR codes to your marketing materials, and even experiment with lomo photography to get that reto lo-fi look.

All this, plus our unique Top 5 charts, technology news, reviews and analysis, reader Q&A and more.

Install PC Advisor Magazine on your iPad today.

The PC Advisor Magazine for iPad app is free to install, and you get the first issue entirely free of charge. The PC Advisor Magazine app contains all the great technology reviews, news, tips, tricks and tutorials you can find in our monthly print magazine, especially designed for Apple's market-leading tablet. Compatible with all iPads, PC Advisor Magazine requires iOS 3.2 or later to install and view.

You get the first issue for free when you download the app, with no obligation to purchase more. After that, you can buy single issues for £2.49, subscribe for 6 months at £14.59 or for 12 months at £19.99.

PC Advisor delivers expert, trustworthy and impartial buying advice to home and business PC users who want to buy new products and make the most of equipment they already own. With more than 1.6 million readers, PC Advisor is the UK's best read technology magazine.

First published in 1995 by IDG, the world's leading IT publisher, PC Advisor has built a considerable reputation for offering comprehensive and impartial buying advice, informed and easy-to-understand tutorials and workshops, as well as ground-breaking coverage of technology news and events.

With easy to understand reviews covering both hardware and software, from smartphones, laptops and tablet PCs to graphic cards, netbooks and printers, our bespoke testing procedure measures performance against price and customer service, so readers know which product offers the best value for money.

PC Advisor Daily is the seventh free mobile app launched by PC Advisor since early 2011. Also available is PC Advisor for iPhone and Android, and three other iPad apps: PC Advisor Daily, Tech TV, TechFish and Tech Help.

Users of Android tablets can continue to read PC Advisor magazine via the Zinio newstand.

So why wait? Click here to read PC Advisor Magazine on your iPad.