Lewis Painter

Senior Staff Writer

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Having covered Apple for five years, Senior Staff Writer Lewis reviews the latest hardware and provides helpful buying advice. His focus is on iPhone, but he also dabbles with Apple Watch, Apple TV, iPad and AirPods.

Articles by Lewis Painter

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Best iPad for gaming 2020

With five models of iPad officially available from Apple, which is the best for playing games?

With five models of iPad officially available from Apple, which is the best for playing games?

06 Jan 20

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Best iOS controllers of 2020

iOS gaming is great, but iOS gaming with a controller is way better

iOS gaming is great, but iOS gaming with a controller is way better

06 Jan 20

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How to use Snapchat on Mac

While Snapchat doesn't provide a macOS app to view snaps, there's still a way to use Snapchat on your Mac

While Snapchat doesn't provide a macOS app to view snaps, there's still a way to use Snapchat on your Mac

17 Dec 19

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How to use a VPN on Apple TV

It's easier than you might think to use a VPN on an Apple TV, and here's where we show you how.

It's easier than you might think to use a VPN on an Apple TV, and here's where we show you how.

17 Dec 19

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iPhone 8 review

The iPhone 8 was a solid offering with wireless charging and an improved design - but is it still a good choice?

The iPhone 8 was a solid offering with wireless charging and an improved design - but is it still a good choice?

16 Dec 19

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How to benchmark and speed-test a Mac

Benchmarking the performance of your Mac's CPU, GPU and hard drive is easier than you might think. Here's how to speed-test a Mac

Benchmarking the performance of your Mac's CPU, GPU and hard drive is easier than you might think. Here's how to speed-test a Mac

03 Dec 19

 
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Black Friday deal: Get 30% off VMware Fusion for Mac

VMware Fusion allows you to run Windows on your Mac without Boot Camp, and it's available for less than £50 right now

VMware Fusion allows you to run Windows on your Mac without Boot Camp, and it's available for less than £50 right now

01 Dec 19

 
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iPhone security tips: How to protect your phone from hackers

Our security megaguide offers essential security tips for protecting your iPhone (and sensitive data) from prying eyes and hackers

Our security megaguide offers essential security tips for protecting your iPhone (and sensitive data) from prying eyes and hackers

17 Oct 19

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