The Downgrade Test (Premium)


Different people approach tech hardware and software reviews differently, and we all have different respective levels of experience on which to fall back. But despite having reviewed software for over 25 years and PCs and other hardware devices for over 20 years, I still struggle sometimes to arrive at a complete understanding of the products. I would like what I write to be useful to others.

This explains why some of these reviews take so long, in part: I really do stress over that. But there’s a side issue with any review that relates to one’s personal needs. That is, I review products for readers. But I also evaluate them for myself. And in doing both, I often find comparing a product against some of the competition that I’ve also used.

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