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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: 
BBC extends iPlayer catch-up window to 30 days: Applies to radio and downloads, too

As promised, the BBC has increased the catch-up windows across iPlayer TV and radio.

News: 
Microsoft Surface mini release date, price and specs rumours: Will arrive for Christmas in limited supply

The Surface mini is one of the biggest 'will it launch?' products of the year and the latest is that it will get a release date in time for…

News: 
Tesco Hudl 2 release date, price and specs UK: Possibly the best new budget Android tablet

Tesco has confirmed the second-generation of its Hudl budget Android tablet. Here we reveal everything you need to know about the Tesco Hudl 2,…

News: 
BT's mobile network delayed by technical hitch: Might be worth the wait for savings

BT's plan to undercut rival networks is under threat by 4G problems.

Review: 
Tesco Hudl vs Hudl 2 comparison review: 2014 budget tablet is worthy of an upgrade

Tesco has unveiled the Hudl 2 tablet so read our comparison review with the original Hudl to see what's new.

News: 
Amazon First offers Kindle users early access to eBooks: Free for Prime members

Get early access to the latest books for 99p with Kindle First or free if you're an Amazon Prime member.

Features: 
Sony SmartBand Talk release date price and specs UK: Pre-order for December release

The SmartBand Talk is Sony's latest entry into the wearable tech market, and a cross between a smartwatch and activity tracker. Read on to…

Features: 
How to use Google Now: get the most out of Google Now cards and commands

Google Now is a great feature on Android and iOS but it's hard to get your head round. Here's how to use Google Now.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z3 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: Galaxy Note 4 faster and feature packed, but Xperia Z3 wins on design and price

The Galaxy Note 4 and Xperia Z3 are very different smartphones so find out which is the one for you in this Samsung vs Sony comparison.

Review: 
Roku Streaming Stick review: Chromecast rival packs a punch with superb UK content selection

The Roku Streaming Stick is a HDMI dongle media streamer designed to take on Google's Chromecast with a superb selection of UK TV content. Here is…


 

Comments by Chris Martin


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…

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

Most phones do that. Notice how I said 'dedicated' button.

Review: 
Pebble Steel smartwatch hands-on review: Pebble has a new smartwatch that adds more style and substance

That was a hands-on from CES which is now a full review. Is that not a good thing? It did take a while to get a review sample but we didn't give up :)

News: 
Apple iPad mini 3 release date, price and specs 2014

Read the comparison: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/rev...

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