Operating systems software Reviews

  • windows 7 vs windows 10 comparison

    Windows 7 vs Windows 10

    Windows 10 is better than Windows 7, and if you're still running the older OS it's time to upgrade. Here's why.

    10 Sep 2018     Price from: £99

  • windows10 f

    Windows 8 vs Windows 10

    No longer a free upgrade, Windows 10 is still a much better operating system

    11 Dec 2017     Price from: £99

  • Windows 3 800

    Windows 10 review

    Windows 10 is a worthwhile upgrade. Here's why you'll want to upgrade your PCs and laptops to Windows 10 right away

    11 Dec 2017     Price from: £99     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • best windows phones

    The best Windows phones for 2017

    Windows might hold a tiny share of the smartphone market, but the phones on which it runs are well worth a look

    07 Apr 2017

  • ios 10 intro01

    iOS 10 review

    Even if you update purely for iMessage, it's well worth it

    13 Sep 2016     Price from: Free     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • android n preview

    Android 7 Nougat review

    Take a look at all the best and new features in the latest version of Android

    23 Aug 2016     Price from: Free     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • android n 2 800

    How fast is Android N? Android M vs Android N

    Google makes great claims for performance enhancements in Android N, so we put the public beta to the test

    24 May 2016

  • android marshmallow review

    Android 6.0 Marshmallow review

    We take an in-depth look at the latest version of Android

    19 Jan 2016     Price from: Free     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Android M thumb336

    iOS 9 vs Android M | Apple Pay vs Android Pay | New features in iOS & Android

    It's the only iOS 9 vs Android M comparison you need in order to decide between iPhone and Android

    23 Jun 2015     Price from: Free

  • Android M

    Android L vs Android M preview

    See the changes and learn about new features of Android M

    03 Jun 2015     Price from: Free

  • Android lollipop review main

    Android Lollipop review

    10 Nov 2014     Price from: Free     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Windows 9 teaser

    Windows 10 launch event live: Windows 10 live blog

    Re-read our Windows 10 launch live blog - everything you need to know about Windows 10

    30 Sep 2014

  • iOS 9 Things we want to see

    iOS 8 review

    17 Sep 2014     Price from: Free     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Android L

    Android Lollipop offers remarkable battery life, but it's no faster than KitKat

    It brings a huge improvement to battery life, but how do Android Lollipop and Android KitKat compare in other aspects of performance?

    09 Jul 2014

  • Ubuntu 14.04 main pic

    Ubuntu 14.04 LTS review

    30 Apr 2014     Price from: Free     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Win 81 Start screen NEW

    Windows 8.1 review

    Windows 8.1 review: improved but still an OS of two halves

    28 Feb 2014     Price from: £25     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Linux Mint 15

    LinuxMint 15 'Olivia' review

    21 Nov 2013     Price from: Free     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Mavericks

    Apple OS X Mavericks review

    24 Oct 2013     Price from: Free

  • google event 24 July

    Nexus 7 2 and Android 4.3 launch as it happened

    Watch Google's Nexus 7 2 and Android 4.3 launch event as it happened here

    24 Jul 2013

  • Nokia Lumia 1020 PureView

    Nokia Lumia 1020 launch live

    Live coverage of the Nokia Lumia 1020 launch event from New York

    11 Jul 2013

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Mi Mix 3 5G UK Release Date, Price & Specification

The true inspiration behind Mr. Mime in Detective Pikachu - and why it's so hard to keep Pokémon…

WWDC 2019 dates and what to expect

Les meilleurs ordinateurs portables (2019)