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Best tablets 2014: The best tablets available to buy today

Best tablets 2014: The best tablets available to buy today

By 12 hours ago

If you're looking for the best tablets of 2014, then you've come to the right place. Here we will guide you through the hottest tablets from 7-inches and up, to help you reach a decision on buying the right device for you.   Our list of the top tablets... >>

A week in reviews: 11 - 15 November

A week in reviews: 11 - 15 November

By 16 November 2013

Mid November and there's only one thing on most people's minds: the imminent Xbox One and Playstation 4 launches. In the UK we have to wait a little longer than America does for the PS4 launch, but we've been playing around with the final machine's user... >>

Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 review
4 out of 5

Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 review

By 12 November 2013

If tablet quality improved with name length, the Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 would be unstoppable. But long names are not the source of power. This Currys and PC World exclusive slate made by Nvidia has the Google Nexus 7 and, kind of, the iPad mini Retina... >>

Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 announced: Nexus 7 competitor available through Currys & PC World in UK

Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 announced: Nexus 7 competitor available through Currys & PC World in UK

By 6 November 2013

Currys and PC World has announced that it is making its own-branded version of the Nvidia Tegra Note to be available in its stores and online in the UK from 15 November. The Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 will be available from pre-order from the retailer from... >>

Tailor made: hands-on with PC World's laptop customising service

Tailor made: hands-on with PC World's laptop customising service

By 22 June 2011

Bespoke tailoring may be the preserve of the rich and famous, but thanks to Advent at Dixons Retail (Currys and PC World to you and me) you’ll be able to add the personal touch to your own notebook. Adventcovers.com will let you design anything you... >>

Advent adds personalised laptop lids

Advent adds personalised laptop lids

By 7 December 2010

If you're thinking of grabbing yourself a new laptop, but want something that looks a bit different, then maybe you should consider the personalised laptops on offer from Advent. Dixons Retail has just announced plans for the Advent Covers scheme that... >>

Advent Vega   review
3.5 out of 5

Advent Vega review

By 3 December 2010

The Advent Vega is a 10.1-inch Android tablet that seems to be causing quite a stir. On paper this is justified: you get a 10.1-inch Android 2.2 tablet, with a capacitive display, it is slim and looks good, and features a powerful Nvidia Tegra 2 processor.... >>

Advent teams up with Kodak for first ever printer range

Advent teams up with Kodak for first ever printer range

By 19 October 2010

Dixons retail has announced the arrival of a range of Advent printers - the first time the DSG-owned brand has entered into this market. To ease the transition, Advent has got Kodak on board to help out - the three printers in the range all come with... >>

PC World launches three new Advents

PC World launches three new Advents

By 26 November 2009

PC World has added to is own-brand Advent range with the launch of a new gaming PC, the Centurion, a desktop space-saving PC, the Firefly, and a lightweight laptop, the Verona. The 13-inch Advent Verona gets Windows 7, an Intel Celeron ULV 743 processor,... >>

Advent Altro notebook review
3.5 out of 5

Advent Altro notebook review

By 7 September 2009

Apple’s MacBook Air features one of the most impressive form factors we’ve seen to date, but its price tag puts it out of range for most people. Advent is hoping to take advantage of this with its Altro, offering a spookily similar design for just... >>