Feedback for Computer Shopper has been compiled from 23 customer reviews

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Service rating : Excellent. Always arrives before the copy has hit the bookstands!
Product : Excellent magazine for general PC enthusiasts. Appeals to beginners and more advanced people too.


On 07-Jul-2016 the customer changed their rating and added:
Brilliant magazine. Not too technical but it covers all the essentials.

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Service rating : Very pleased with the service have just started with you just had my first month magazine delivered to me
Product : My magazine arrived on time so glad I joined with them now I haven't got to go to town to get it so my her easier having it delivered

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Service rating : Always on time, in great condition
Product : A great resource for general info, but a mag I would tend to buy when considering a new build rather than subscription

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Service rating : I haven't actually received any service - not that I'm complaining!
Product : Good it may be but it no longer serves my needs

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Service rating : Good to get each issue before the shops
Product : All the information I need is in this

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Service rating : Works fine for me
Product : Give me all the news and update I can ask for

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Service rating : Not the sort of magazine I was told it was
Product : Did like it


On 08-Jun-2016 the supplier responded:
thank you for your feedback.

I'm sorry to hear that the magazine was not as you thought.

I have sent you an email with more information.

Lucy

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Service rating : No issues.
Product : I rely on it for good information, tips, advise. Excellent magazine.

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Service rating : I have yet tovreceive my first issue as a trial even though oayment wasvtaken from my account so totally shoddy
Product : As i have not received the first trial edition i cannot comment but if it is anything like getting a survey forcsomething i have not received then i dont expect a lot


On 03-May-2016 the supplier responded:
Morning Jane,

We appreciate the time that you have taken to leave some feedback, I have sent you an email with further details.

Have a nice day.

Abbie P

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Service rating : Sent the mags when they said they would.
Product : Computer Shopper is a great magazine but I'm afraid not for me,it's a bit too technical, but I gave it a try.

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Service rating : Friendly customer service but unable to offer a renewal deal that even came close to previous years' subscription costs
Product : Useful content and reviews that provide a helpful reference for future buying needs and interesting features from time to time. The format is however becoming a bit repetitive and stale.

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Service rating : Efficient delivery every month
Product : Very good and helpful content

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Service rating : I have only received 1 magazine.
Product : 1 magazine too early to comment.


On 08-Apr-2016 the supplier responded:


Thank you for your feedback.

I have been in contact with you by email with a response to your query.

Have a good day!

Abbie P

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Service rating : Magazine delivered on time every month.
Product : A very good magazine that covers a wide range of technology. Easy to read and keeps me up to date with new items.


On 08-Apr-2016 the supplier responded:


Thank you for your review in regards to Computer Shopper.

I am pleased to hear that the magazines have been delivered on time each month and that you think they are easy to read.

Have a lovely weekend!

Abbie P

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Service rating : I subscribed...it arrived..
Product : Seems to cover what you would expect.

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Service rating : Magazines arrive in the post no problem
Product : Good magazine with the right sort of information in print form, but sometimes is out of date by the time it goes to print and a simple search on the web is cheaper and easier

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Service rating : Excellent
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Service rating : Just very good service and friendly call centre staff. Thanks!
Product : It's a great magazine but I would still like to see more Linux articles. Linux is so popular now and I feel coverage in your magazine should be better. It is the main reason I did not carry on with my subscription.

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Very speedy reply, realise will not get individual reply, but might be anwsered via the magazine.

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Service rating : very good
Product : very good

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Posted 22/12/15 by Computer Shopper

Bit of bother

Cybercriminals are coining it thanks to a new type of malware that enables them to harvest bitcoins - at your expense

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Posted 23/11/15 by Computer Shopper

Computer Shopper Awards 2015 - the results

The evening of Thursday 19th November saw the prestigious Computer Shopper Awards ceremony take place. We've seen many excellent products over the past year, and this was our chance to say thank you to the hardware manufacturers and software publishers for their support. Here are the highly commended products and the winners from the night.

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Posted 16/11/15 by Computer Shopper

Computer Shopper January is out

The January issue of Computer Shopper has hit the shelves, featuring our guide to saving hundreds of pounds on your new smartphone, as well as features on the future of money and whether the internet is killing the planet.

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Posted 05/10/15 by Computer Shopper

Plugging the breach

As yet another high-profile attack hits a major website, Gordon Holmes reports on a new government scheme that aims to protect small businesses against cyberattacks.

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Posted 10/09/15 by Computer Shopper

Computer Shopper Annual Awards 2015

We're putting together our shortlist for the Computer Shopper Awards 2015, and we need your help. The awards for best laptop manufacturer, best PC manufacturer and best online specialist retailer are decided by you, the Computer Shopper readers.

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Posted 25/08/15 by Richard Easton

In good standing

Sometimes the simplest things can make all the difference to your working day. For Richard Easton, jacking his desk up a couple of feet and getting off his backside was the cure for a multitude of ills.

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Posted 11/06/15 by Chris Finnamore

Tablet Rage

When is a tablet not a tablet? According to Microsoft, when it’s a Windows tablet. No wonder it’s lagging behind Google and Apple, says Chris Finnamore.

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Posted 10/06/15 by Gordon Holmes

Things to Consider

As the internet of things puts everything from TVs to fridges online, Gordon Holmes argues that security considerations are being ignored in the rush for profits.

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Posted 31/03/15 by Chris Finnamore

Inside the May edition of Computer Shopper

Find out what's inside the latest issue of Shopper, where we've tested hundreds of components to help you build the perfect PC.

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Posted 31/03/15 by Gordon Holmes

GONE VISHING

Cybercriminals are now brazen enough to phone you up before hacking your bank accounts. Gordon Holmes investigates the worrying phenomenon of voice fishing, or vishing.

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Posted 04/03/15 by Michael Passingham

RTFM? Where's the flipping manual, more like

Phones are more powerful and complicated than ever, but while your 1990s handset came with a detailed instruction booklet, today's top-of-the-range smartphone expects you to work it all out for yourself. Michael Passingham laments the demise of the printed manual.

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Posted 09/02/15 by Mel Croucher

Being Human

As AI becomes ever more intelligent, so the steps we have to take to prove we're human become more complicated and annoying. Mel Croucher bemoans the rise of the web's CAPTCHA, but there may be some light at the end of the tunnel.

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Posted 23/12/14 by Chris Finnamore

The Great Tech Rip-off

The prices some companies think they can charge for the simplest gadgets make Chris Finnamore's blood boil. Do yourself a favour - shop around and stop getting ripped off by the technopolies.

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Posted 23/12/14 by Gordon Holmes

Read the small print

We all love to download and install apps on our smartphones, but few of us pay enough attention to the personal data we let those apps access. Gordon Holmes thinks it's time we started taking app permissions seriously.

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Posted 21/11/14 by Computer Shopper

Computer Shopper Annual Awards 2014

The evening of Thursday 20th November saw the prestigious Computer Shopper Awards ceremony take place. Check out all of the results here!

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Posted 10/10/14 by Computer Shopper

Computer Shopper January issue

In this month's packed issue, we take you through the new features of Windows 10 and explain how to get it for free, show you how ditching your internet provider's router can lead to a hugely improved home network and examine how we track planes, trains and ships all over the world.

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Posted 10/10/14 by Chris Finnamore

When is a troll not a troll?

Dear media, "trolling" is not synonymous with "abuse". Chris Finnamore bemoans the loss of the troll's original definition, and celebrates an ignoble art in danger of extinction.

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Posted 02/10/14 by Mark Pritchard

The £27 time machine

You don't need a flux capacitor and a DeLorean to revisit your youth. Mark Pritchard gets a Proustian rush with the £27 time machine otherwise known as the Raspberry Pi.

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Posted 23/08/14 by Computer Shopper

Computer Shopper Annual Awards 2014

Excitement is building at Computer Shopper, as our Annual Awards are approaching! The best products, companies and services in the technology industry will soon have the chance to win one of our prestigious Best of 2014 awards.

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Posted 22/08/14 by David Robinson

People are funny about money

People are funny about money, as David Robinson realises when he tackles a client’s fiddly payroll structure. If that wasn’t enough, he has to make a payment the old-fashioned way...

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