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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

  • Samsung T7 Shield review

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    Samsung delivers a more robust version of the T7 but the Shield isn't any faster

    10 May 2022

  • QNAP HS-264 review

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    Looks like a cable box but serves like a powerhouse NAS for media serving

    09 May 2022

  • Kioxia Exceria Pro review

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    Late the party, but quick out of the blocks

    06 Apr 2022

  • Crucial X6 review

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    A sneaky upgrade makes this highly portable SSD even more competitive

    22 Mar 2022

  • WD Black SN770 review

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    An affordable Gen 4 gaming SSD for PC use but not PS5

    16 Mar 2022

  • Corsair MP600 Pro LPX review

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    Excellent Gen 4 SSD performance for the PC and PS5

    01 Mar 2022

  • Kingston KC3000 review


    PCIe 4.0 SSD takes on Seagate and Samsung

    18 Feb 2022

  • Kingston XS2000 review


    An external drive that goes beyond the 1,000MB/s barrier

    08 Feb 2022

  • AOC U28G2XU review

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    A good investment for gamers that want to play in 4K

    08 Nov 2021

  • QNAP TS-230 review

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    Has the Synology DS220j met its match?

    20 Oct 2021

  • Crucial P5 Plus review

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    Is the Crucial P5 Plus a worthy successor to the P5?

    20 Sep 2021

  • Seagate FireCuda 530 review

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    Seagate burns the opposition with the FireCuda 530

    23 Aug 2021

  • WD_Black SN750 SE review

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    An SSD production revamp that has a downside

    23 Aug 2021

  • Huawei MatePad 11 review

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    Huawei embraces its Google-free future with HarmonyOS 2.0

    20 Aug 2021

  • Huawei MateView review

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    Huawei enters the display market with glorious purpose

    18 Aug 2021

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