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Matt Egan

Matt Egan

Matt Egan is editor-in-chief of PC Advisor, having worked for the UK's best-read technology magazine and website since 2003. A passionate technology fan who writes on subjects as diverse as internet security, social media and Windows, in his spare time Matt enjoys playing football (badly) and singing in a band (also badly).


 

Articles by Matt Egan


Features: 
Best second-hand smartphone: how to buy a second-hand phone

We explain how to choose the best secondhand phone, and offer advice on buying a used smartphone.

Features: 
Will new iPhone store my fingerprint? iPhone Touch ID fingerprint sensor: what you need to know

Everything you need to know about Touch ID, the iPhone fingerprint sensor - including: will the iPhone 5S store my fingerprint and how safe is that?

Review: 
iPhone 5S vs BlackBerry Z10 smartphone comparison review - how does BlackBerry Z10 compare to latest iPhone?

We pit together the best touchscreen BlackBerry with the latest high-end iPhone. Here's our iPhone 5S vs BlackBerry Z10 smartphone comparison review.

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Android or Windows Phone: What's best on a mobile phone?

Should you choose a Windows Phone or an Android smartphone? We can't answer that for you, but we can point out some of what's good, and what is…

Review: 
iPhone 5S vs Galaxy Note 3 smartphone comparison review - how does Apple's latest iPhone compare to the Galaxy Note 3?

Samsung and Apple both recently announced high-end handsets: the Galaxy Note 3 and iPhone 5S. We put these two contrasting devices to the test in…

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iPhone 5S vs iPhone 5C comparison review: what's the difference between iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C?

Apple today launched the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C, and retired the iPhone 5. You can still buy the iPhone 4S and iPhone 4, of course, but this…

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New iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C launch as it happened - details of Apple's September 10 2013 event

Today in Cupertino Apple held an event at which it launched the next iPhones, the iPhone 5S and the cheaper iPhone 5C. The iPhone 5 has been…

Features: 
7 best laptops for games reviewed: best gaming laptops 2013

Best gaming laptops. We review seven great laptops for gaming, and offer some general gaming laptops buying advice.

Video: 
BlackBerry Q10 review - physical qwerty keyboard phone is far from cheap

The BlackBerry Q10 is the flagship BlackBerry phone with a physical keyboard. It offers a similar BlackBerry 10 experience to its touchscreen…

Features: 
Panasonic announces Smart VIERA TX-65WT600 65in 4K TV: specs, details, pictures

At its IFA 2013 press conference today, Panasonic showed off a range of 4K TVs and a variety of 4K-ready content, including the Panasonic Smart…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
Group test: what's the best laptop?

No meds but I *have* had two coffees this morning. That could be it. (I have no intention of quitting, BTW, although in this game you are only…

Features: 
Group test: what's the best laptop?

Give me a clue. What language is this?

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Galaxy S5 comparison review: New flagship only adds a few features

('Chris' friend' from the same IP address as 'Chris'. If it wasn't so sad it would be funny.)

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Galaxy S5 comparison review: New flagship only adds a few features

Hey Chris. When you say things like 'unfortunately a lot of these websites are getting paid by the opposition' you make yourself look like a…

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z Ultra preview: a 6.4-inch Android phablet

'Squinty little girl phones'? Let's avoid sexism if we can (although I understand that chicks really dig sexist geeks).

Features: 
Group test: what's the best smartphone?

So any smartphone without an SD card slot should go to the bottom of the list?

Review: 
Nexus 10 vs Surface RT vs iPad 4 tablet comparison review

So, what - you accused us of corruption because you were annoyed with reviews on other sites? A little odd. (And unfair.)For what it is worth I…

Video: 
5 reasons why PCs are better than Macs: Mac vs Windows PC - which is best?

It wasn't planned at all. I just like to talk!

Features: 
Samsung Galaxy S5: Price and where to buy in the UK

Ha! Just pointing out from where you can get the S5.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 release date, price and specs 2014

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iOS 8 features wishlist: the changes iPhone and iPad users want in Apple's iOS 8

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25 Years of the World Wide Web: Happy Birthday, Intenet

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Developers get access to more Sony camera features