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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: 
Should I buy a refurbished laptop? Used laptops buying advice

Buying advice for buying a refurbished laptop. If you are in the market for a used laptop, you need to read this.

Review: 
PlayStation 4 vs PlayStation 3 comparison review: buy a PS4 or save money and get a PS3?

We compare the brand new PlayStation 4 with its predecessor, the still available PlayStation 3. Do you need the PS4, or can you save money and…

Features: 
How to stop the display juddering when you are watching UK TV via the Xbox One

Does the screen judder when you watch TV via your Xbox One console? Here's a hack that will sort it out.

Features: 
Where to buy a PS4 without pre-ordering in UK; how to get a PS4 tomorrow, how to get a PS4 before Christmas

We explain where you can buy a PS4 right now, even if you haven't pre-ordered. Plus: how to order a PlayStation 4 and get it before Christmas.

Video: 
Surface 2 review - 10in Windows tablet offers great build, but half an OS

We reviewed the Surface 2, Microsoft's updated Windows RT tablet with kickstand and keyboard cover. Here's PC Advisor's Surface 2 video review.

Review: 
Asus Transformer Book T100T review - Windows 8 tablet & laptop offers great portability at great price

A compact Windows laptop and lightweight Windows tablet, the Asus Transformer Book T100T is not the nicest-looking device, but it offers true…

Video: 
HTC One Max review - big Android phone is really big. Did we mention that it's big?

The HTC One Max is a big and beautiful Android phone. The feel of the materials, and the way they fit together, is top of the market. Here's our…

Review: 
Surface 2 review - Microsoft's latest RT tablet a stylish performer... but what's the point?

The Surface 2 is a Windows RT tablet with a full HD screen, great components and a new two-stage kickstand. But if you want a Windows tablet, why…

Features: 
5 great ways to 'uninstall' or ditch Metro/Modern UI from Windows 8.1

We show you how to get rid of the Modern UI, or Metro Interface, when using Windows 8.1

Video: 
What's the best public broadband network: BT, O2 or The Cloud?

We took to the streets to find out just how useful is public Wi-Fi.


 

Comments by Matt Egan


Features: 
What is Google Glass? Everything you need to know

Point 'em out and we'll change them. Msitakes happen.

Review: 
Sennheiser Momentum Black review: bloated bass-focused headphone

Well Andrew has more than 20 years' experience in Hi-Fi and audio. So I'm gonna go with him.

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

Not yet available in the UK, so we haven't had opportunity to do proper testing, and we don't do guess work.

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?

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