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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


News: 
Amazon finally launches Prime Instant Video app for Android: 4K content still to come

We can confirm that the long awaited Amazon Prime Instant Video app for Android is on its way and will be released soon.

Features: 
Motorola Moto Hint release date, price and specs: A modern Bluetooth headset

As well as the Moto G, Moto X and Moto 360, Motorola has announced the Moto Hint. Find out what it's all about.

Video: 
ZTE Kis 3 video review: The best smartphone you can buy under £50

A smartphone for less than £50 doesn't sound very smart but the ZTE Kis 3 is surprisingly good. Watch our video review to find out why.

Review: 
Acer Iconia Tab 8W hands-on review: Budget Windows 8 tablet is too small

Microsoft is handed out Windows for free on tablets smaller than 9in so the Acer Iconia Tab 8W is just €149. Here's our hands-on review of the…

Review: 
Lenovo Tab S8 hands-on review: 8in 64-bit Android tablet enters at just £149

Lenovo's new Tab S8 comes with Android 4.4 KitKat and a 64-bit Intel processor at just £149. Here's our Lenovo Tab S8 review from IFA 2014.

Review: 
HTC Desire 820 hands-on review: Mid-range Android smartphone comes with Octa-core 64-bit processor

64-bit Android smartphones are arriving and the HTC Desire 820 is one with some decent specs and a mid-range price. Read out HTC Desire 820…

Review: 
LG G Watch R hands-on review: Android Wear smartwatch gains style and round screen to rival Moto 360

LG's new G Watch R provides some competition for the Motorola Moto 360 with a round screen. Here's our hands-on review from IFA 2014.

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

Samsung has introduced a smartphone with a new type of curved screen so here's our hands-on review with the Galaxy Note Edge from IFA 2014.

Review: 
Sony Xperia E3 hands-on review: Budget 4G phone takes on the Moto G

Sony has launch a budget 4G phone to take on the Moto at IFA 2014. Here's our Sony Xperia E3 hands-on review.

Features: 
Xperia Z3 launch as it happened: watch Sony's IFA 2014 press conference - new tablets from Sony, new smartphones from Sony, new wearables from Sony

Watch again video of Sony's IFA 2014 press conference in which it announced the Xperia Z3 smartphone and more devices including the Z3 Compact, Z3…


 

Comments by Chris Martin


Review: 
Nexus 7 vs Nexus 9 comparison: Google's tablet gets bigger and better

Correct, apologies for that. There is a quad-core K1 which I thought it had. http://www.nvidia.co.uk/object...

Review: 
Nexus 7 vs Nexus 9 comparison: Google's tablet gets bigger and better

GPS is listed - on the second page under sensors

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

You're not looking hard enough. It's at number 5

Review: 
Tesco Hudl 2 hands-on review: Potentially the best budget tablet you can buy

It was a hands-on review from the launch event, now it's a full review with a score. Standard

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z3 hands-on review: A solid but samey smartphone

Good shout! No idea why Sony kept quiet about that. I'll update the article now. Thanks

News: 
Tesco to launch 'enhanced' Hudl 2 in 2014

It's microUSB, the same as the original Hudl

Features: 
The 11 Best smartwatches 2014: what is the the best smartwatch or activity trackers available to buy in the UK right now

We've got one in for testing at the moment so it will be in the list very soon.

Review: 
Tesco Hudl 2 hands-on review: Potentially the best budget tablet you can buy

Sorry, Tesco didn't say at the launch but as said it's 2GB. I can now confirm via our review sample.

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Microsoft smartwatch release date, price and specs rumours: Launching within a few weeks

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Why you shouldn't buy the iPad mini 3: No wonder Apple gave it 10 seconds of stage time

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