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Chris Martin

Chris Martin

Chris is Consumer Tech Editor at PC Advisor covering news, reviews, features, opinion and video content. Chris can be found writing about almost anything to do with technology but he focuses on mobile, particularly smartphones and tablets. Far from a fanboy, Chris likes getting the best of both worlds by using various operating systems including, but not limited to, Android, iOS and Windows 8.

When Chris isn't up to the eyeballs in kit, he likes to carve up the slopes on his skis followed by a nice pint of ale. He's also a keen gamer, musician, sportsman and Tottenham Hotspur supporter.


 

Articles by Chris Martin


Features: 
What to expect from MWC 2015: Top stories and live video streams from Samsung, Sony, HTC, LG, Microsoft, Google and other exhibitors

Barcelona's MWC (Mobile World Congress) 2015 kicks off on Monday, but many of the press events are being held this weekend. We tell you what to…

Features: 
Best Android smartphones of 2015: The 49 best Android phones you can buy in the UK today - best Androids reviews

Reviews of the 49 best Android smartphones that are available to buy in the UK in 2015. Best Android phones. Best Androids reviews.

Features: 
Cheapest 4G smartphones of 2015: The 8 best budget 4G phones - Best cheap 4G smartphones reviewed, cheapest 4G smartphones

The cheapest 4G smartphones of 2015. The 8 best budget 4G phones. Best cheap 4G smartphones reviewed, cheapest 4G smartphones. With 4G firmly in…

Features: 
How to watch Microsoft's MWC 2015 press conference live video stream: New Windows 10 Lumia smartphones

Get live coverage of Microsoft's MWC 2015 press conference where it will announce new Lumia smartphones with Windows 10.

Features: 
LG G Flex 2 UK release date, price and specs: When is the LG G Flex 2 coming out? LG G Flex 2 available to pre-order, first 500 get a free LG G Watch R

When is the LG G Flex 2 coming out? The curved-screen G Flex 2 is now available to pre-order. Here we round up the LG G Flex 2 UK release date,…

Features: 
Best smartphones of 2015: The 49 best phones you can buy in the UK - Best Android phones, best iPhones, best Windows Phones - best phones reviews

The 49 best smartphones available to buy in the UK right now. The best phones you can buy in the UK - Best Android phones, best iPhones, best…

Features: 
Best budget smartphones of 2015: The 18 best cheap phones you can buy in the UK - Best cheap smartphones, budget smartphone reviews

The best budget smartphones of 2015. The 18 best cheap phones you can buy in the UK: best cheap smartphones, budget smartphone reviews. If you…

Features: 
LG G Watch Urbane LTE UK release date, price, specs: When is the LG G Watch Urbane coming out? World's first LTE smartwatch will appeal to Android and iPhone users

LG's new G Watch Urbane LTE is a stylish Apple Watch rival that doesn't depend on an Android smartphone. Here we reveal the LG G Watch Urbane and…

Features: 
How to watch Samsung Galaxy S6 launch live video stream: Unpacked 2015 at MWC

How to watch Samsung Galaxy S6 launch event live. Follow Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2015 video stream from MWC 2015 in Barcelona.

Features: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge / Galaxy Edge UK release date, price and specs rumours: When is the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge coming out? Curved edge less obvious than on Note 4

The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is a dual-curved-screen smartphone, but not quite as obviously so as the Note 4. When is the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge…


 

Comments by Chris Martin


News: 
Netflix reveals Better Call Saul release date, schedule and trailer

Do you really think we only publish PC buying advice?

Review: 
Netflix vs LoveFilm Instant comparison review: What's the best streaming service?

Amazon Instant Video is not the same as Amazon Prime Instant Video. Those are titles to rent or buy so there is more.

News: 
Not all Lumia smartphones will get an upgrade to Windows 10

You should be fine on a 930. It's new and high-end.

Review: 
Kazam Tornado 348 review: Not enough meat on the thinnest smartphone in the world

Where can you buy it? If we can't get one then it's pretty irellevant

Review: 
Dell Venue 8 7000 hands-on review: Even thinner than the iPad Air 2

I'm waiting for a spec sheet from Dell so will let you know. It could well have both.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 hands-on review: Note range gets Quad HD & improved S Pen

Not sure what you mean exactly. The Note 4 is the highest GeekBench 3 score we've ever seen and I pointed that out. In the other tests it didn't…

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 hands-on review: Note range gets Quad HD & improved S Pen

I've corrected the Flipboard part (error on my part) and I will double check the SunSpider test.Not sure why you've tried to estimate how long…

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 hands-on review: Note range gets Quad HD & improved S Pen

Thanks for your detailed comment and I've updated about Flipboard (just couldn't find the setting). Otherwise you seem to be talking about things…

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 hands-on review: Note range gets Quad HD & improved S Pen

Thanks everyone for pointing out where to switch Flipboard off (I simply couldn't find it). Not sure what you mean about battery as I did mention…

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