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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


Video: 
BlackBerry Z10 video review

BlackBerry is finally back with its new operating system, BlackBerry 10 and a new flagship smartphone, the BlackBerry Z10. Here's our BlackBerry…

News: 
Sony Xperia Z goes up for pre-order

Sony's Xperia Z Full HD smartphone has gone up for pre-order in the UK with am earlier release date of 28 February.

News: 
Plusnet wins best broadband provider 2013

Plusnet has won the 'Best Broadband Provider 2013' award in Broadband Genie's latest poll.

News: 
Nokia rolls out Windows Phone 7.8 to Lumia smartphones

The Windows Phone 7.8 updated has finally started to arrive for Nokia's Lumia smartphones.

News: 
Google Nexus 4 goes back on sale

As predicted, Google's desirable Nexus 4 smartphone has gone back on sale in the UK.

Features: 
BlackBerry launches Z10 and Q10 smartphones

BlackBerry, formally RIM has finally launched its first BlackBerry 10 smartphones, the Z10 and Q10.

News: 
BlackBerry 10 launch: As it happened

RIM's future rests with its BlackBerry 10 operating system and here's how the launch event happened.

Features: 
Samsung unveils Galaxy Express smartphone

Samsung has announced another smartphone before Mobile World Congress comes along next month, the Galaxy Express.

News: 
Google Nexus 4 will go back on sale today

Google's desirable Nexus 4 smartphone will apparently go back on sale in the UK today at 3pm.

News: 
BlackBerry Z10 to go on sale today

RIM's first smartphone to run its BlackBerry 10 operating system, the BlackBerry Z10, will go on sale today.


 

Comments by Chris Martin


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...

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.

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Nexus 6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison: Lollipop phablet takes on KitKat flagship smartphone

IDG UK Sites

Why people aren't upgrading to iOS 8: new features are for power users, not the average Joe

IDG UK Sites

Free rocket & space sounds: NASA launches archive of interstellar audio on SoundCloud

IDG UK Sites

iPad Air 2 review: Insanely fast and alarmingly thin. Speed tests, camera tests, beautiful...