What's New

Bug fixes.

App Description


Consumer Reports - the magazine that millions trust to give them expert, unbiased Ratings, Reviews and Recommendations about all the products they buy – is now available on your iPad and enhanced with videos, images and much more. From cars to toasters, digital cameras and TVs, Consumer Reports has all you need to know before you buy.

Take a look – for free. Download the app and check out our free iPad preview issue. Interested in more? Each new monthly issue will be available for $4.99 as an in-app purchase. We’ll let you know when the next one is available.

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Subscriptions are available!
Automatically renewed subscription options:
• 1-month for $2.99
• 1-year for $24.99
Please note that your credit card will be charged automatically for renewal within 24 hours prior to the end of your current subscription period. No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during the active subscription period. Auto-renewal can be changed by going to the settings in your iTunes account.
Subscriptions start with the latest issue. Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase. Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication.

August issue now available for download. Highlights:

• Breathe Easier About Your Flooring — how to reduce your formaldehyde exposure.

• TV Alphabet Soup: HD? OLED? HDR? — cut through the confusion and find the set that’s right for you.

• Voice-Activated Assistants — the best of the bunch, based on which tasks you need them to accomplish.

• Complete Guide to Supplements — what ingredients to avoid, what labels mean, and which foods are a better bet.

• A Better Way to Boil? — find out if today’s best electric kettles might be your cup of tea.

• Best Prepaid Cards — pick the right ones and say bye-bye to banking and credit card fees.

How to Treat Lice Safely and Effectively ... All Things Grill ... TV Buying Guide ... Plus Road Tests of the Mazda CX-3, Honda Fit, Subaru Forester, Toyota RAV4, and more.

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • April 08, 2011 New version 1.1
  • July 22, 2011 Initial release
  • October 06, 2011 New version 1.3
  • October 08, 2011 New version 1.4
  • December 07, 2011 New version 1.7
  • May 29, 2013 New version 2.6
  • January 22, 2014 New version 2.9
  • October 10, 2014 New version 3.2
  • October 12, 2014 New version 3.2.1
  • February 19, 2015 New version 3.2.4
  • November 09, 2015 New version 32.5.7

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