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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


Review: 
Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact vs iPad Mini with Retina Display comparison: Sony's mini tablet takes on (and beats) the iPad mini

Sony's Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact is set to be a big hit: a small but powerful tablet with a stunning display. Can the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact…

Features: 
iPhone 6 Plus release date, specs, UK price: first iPhone phablet is thin and light with ultra clear display

The all-new 5.5in iPhone 6 Plus was announced with the new iPhone 6, but what will the bigger iPhone be like? Here's everything you need to know…

Review: 
Blinkbox review - on-demand video service offers a good variety of new movies at a reasonable rate

Blinkbox is one of the best on-demand video services, offering UK viewers a wide range of recent films at a decent price with reasonable terms of…

Video: 
Galaxy S5 Mini price must drop if it hopes to compete - Galaxy S5 Mini video review

Samsung's Galaxy S5 mini is a decent mid-range Android phone, but at £389 its price needs to fall quickly if it's to compete with its rivals.…

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Apple Watch vs LG G Watch R comparison: Apple's watch will get the headlines, but the circular LG G Watch R has the style and chops to win the war

We compare the Apple Watch with the LG G Watch R: which is the best smartwatch for you? Read our Apple Watch vs LG G Watch R comparison to find out.

Features: 
What is Intel Core M? Core M specs, Core M devices, Core M UK release date - Intel promises desktop performance on portable devices

Intel has today announced the Core M family of processors, aimed at tablets and hybrids running full Windows. Here we explain Intel Core M specs,…

Video: 
Lumia 530 video review: cheap is not good value with a phone as poor as the Lumia 530

The Lumia 530 is the phone that shows how much momentum Nokia lost in the final months before Microsoft took over. It's a dog, and here's why.

Features: 
What to expect from Sony at IFA 2014: new smartphones from Sony, new smartwatches from Sony, and new tablets from Sony

What is Sony going to launch at IFA today? New products from Sony at the IFA 2014 show. We bring you new smartphones from Sony, new smartwatches…

Features: 
Tearaway Unfolded for PS4 details: screenshots, release date and price

Tearaway Unfolded for PS4 is a brand new version of the popular Vita game Tearaway. Here we explain what is Tearaway Unfolded, as well as giving…

Features: 
How to prepare your smartphone or tablet for Android L: can you upgrade to Android L, and should you upgrade to Android L?

Advice about how to prepare for the release of Android L, including installation tips and advice about whether you should upgrade or not. Plus:…


 

Comments by Matt Egan


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

Price and value are very inportant2, in our view.

News: 
Microsoft set to launch a smartwatch to rival Android Wear and iWatch

The 'guy' is the author. A girl. Everyday sexism. And I defy you to find a better article on the subject. The headline is fair, the article very…

Review: 
Xperia Z3 vs iPhone 6 comparison review: Sony slaps Apple in a flagship smartphone face off - but both face challenges in a competitive market

The comparison is unbiased John. I didn't intend to rant, and if it came across in such a way i failed. But I do resent being accused of…

Features: 
40 upcoming consumer tech products you should be most excited about

Best guess (and it is a guess) is March next year: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/new... In the mean time, I can personally recommend the LG G3. But…

Features: 
40 upcoming consumer tech products you should be most excited about

Ha! Please don't harm yourself! Thanks for a classy and funny reply. And for the record we do need to change site design to make things clearer.…

Features: 
40 upcoming consumer tech products you should be most excited about

There are seven smartphones, Rosko. One of them is an iPhone. So I presume you are accusing us of being biased toward Android?

Review: 
Lumia 830 review: mid-priced 5in Windows smartphone offers good battery life, decent build and camera. But performance is poor

In which case I didn't express my experience well enough. Anything graphics intensive was laggy. Including maps.Didn't test the gloves thing, and…

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