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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: 
Sony Xperia M4 Aqua UK release date, price and specs: Sony unveils a smartphone at MWC, but it's not the Z4

This year at MWC 2015 in Barcelona, Sony has announced a new mid-range Android smartphone. Here's what you need to know about the Sony Xperia M4…

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet review: Hands-on with the iPad Air 2 rival with 17-hour battery life

Sony's Xperia Z4 Tablet is an iPad Air 2 rival with 17-hour battery life. We get hands-on with Sony's new tablet for 2015: read our Sony Xperia Z4…

Features: 
HTC Grip release date, specifications: fitness band takes on Fitbit, Jawbone and others

Instead of the One Wear, HTC has annoucned the Grip fitness band in partnership with Under Armour to rival Fitbit, Jawbone and Microsoft.

Features: 
HTC One M9 launch as it happened: New HTC One smartphone launch video at MWC 2015 | HTC One M9 launch video, specs, features, price

HTC today announced its brand new HTC One - the HTC One M9. The HTC One M9 will be released in the UK on 31 March 2015, and we brought you live…

Review: 
YotaPhone 2 review: The Android smartphone with two screens

The YotaPhone 2 is a special smartphone with not one, but two screens. Here's our full and in-depth YotaPhone 2 review.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review: The Galaxy Note 4 with a curved screen

Is the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge a great gadget or a complete gimmick? Find out in our full and in-depth Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review.

News: 
Pebble Time release date, price, specifications and features: new smartwatch has a colour screen

Pebble has launched the Time smartwatch with a colour screen and a new operating system. Here's everything you need to know about the Pebble Time…

Features: 
How to use any Android phone or tablet as PC speakers

Any Android smartphone or tablet can be used as a PC speakers so here's how to do it easily for free and without wires.

Features: 
Kazam announces 2015 phones and tablets including Android, Windows Phone and Windows 8

With MWC starting next week, Kazam has announced 12 Android, Windows Phone and Windows smartphones and tablets plus a feature phone.

Features: 
How to turn on phone without power button: Boot or wake without about power button

A broken power button is really annoying but you don't necessarily need a new smartphone or tablet. Here's how to turn on a phone without a power…


 

Comments by Chris Martin


Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison review: What's the difference?

Not relying on anything other than my knowledge and experience of each phone.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison review: What's the difference?

I didn't assume anything. I've spent time with both phones and the GS6 is better overall but I did point out the benefits of the Z3 including…

Features: 
New Moto G 4G (2015) confirmed: Release date, price and specs UK

I'm waiting for confirmation on that. I've 16 GB mentioned but going with the official site for now. Strange to have ** then nothing related to it :/

Features: 
How to choose your Apple Watch: The complete buying guide

Whoops! Corrected. Thanks, Bob.

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.

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