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Will Stapley

Will Stapley is a freelance writer, editor and consultant with over 18 years of editorial experience. Will has contributed copy for both print and web publications, including Expert Reviews, Computer Shopper, CNET and TechRadar.

Recent articles by Will Stapley

Toshiba Satellite U500-186 review

It's well built, but the U500-186's poor battery life and oversensitive touchpad let it down.

£599 inc VAT
Acer Aspire Timeline 5810TG review

Its long battery life is impressive, but poor performance and a large case let this laptop down. We'd have preferred a more powerful processor.

£580 inc VAT
Samsung Q320-JS03UK review

The Q320's excellent design, great keyboard and small size make it a decent travelling companion.

£570 inc VAT
HP ProBook 4510s

An interesting design and reasonable performance, but considering the low specification it's simply too expensive.

£570 inc VAT
Mesh Edge17 HD CS review

It has a big screen and a reasonably low price, but general build quality and performance didn't meet with our expectations.

£549 inc VAT
MSI CX700 review

A decent desktop-replacement laptop that's capable of playing games. With a large hard disk and powerful components, it's a great choice.

£533 inc VAT
Lenovo G550

With a fast processor and good all-round specification, the G550 is a well-built laptop and is reasonably priced

£519 inc VAT
Medion Akoya E3211 review

The Akoya E3211 is light and easy to carry around, but with a single-core processor it's also low-powered, and there are better alternatives.

£500 inc VAT
Asus K50IJ review

A great mix of decent performance, sturdy build quality and good usability makes this laptop an excellent choice.

£500 inc VAT
RL Supplies Modula 9060I-OC review

Tops the group for 3D performance, but the mediocre, low-resolution 19in monitor means you can't use the graphics card to its full potential.

£519.97 inc VAT