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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: 
Nexus 8 release date, price and specs UK: New tablet might arrive with Android L in October

The Nexus 8 is thought to be Google's next Android tablet, and could arrive with Android L. Here's everything we can tell you about the Nexus 8…

Features: 
5 reasons not to wait for the Apple Watch: Why you shouldn't buy the iWatch

The Apple Watch may have received a standing ovation but here are five reasons to to wait for the iWatch.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S5 mini vs HTC One mini 2 comparison review: Design and price beats additional features

If you can't afford the HTC One M8 or Samsung Galaxy S5 perhaps a mini version will suit. Here we compare and review the Samsung Galaxy S5 mini vs…

Review: 
Osomount Push NFC review: A time saving car phone mount

Even the iPhone now has NFC so what can a car phone mount with the chip do? Read our Osomount Push NFC review to find out.

News: 
iPhone 6 NFC chip is restricted to ApplePay but may open to developers soon

The iPhone 6 finally has NFC but you can't do anything with it other than ApplePay.

Features: 
GTA 5 release date: Confirmed for PC, PS4 and Xbox One and confirmed by Rockstar

GTA 5 is a great game but it's only available for PS3 and Xbox 360. We take a look at the GTA V release dates for PC, PS4 and Xbox One.

News: 
4OD to become All 4 digital service next year: Will show TV from the future

The much loved 4OD service will become All 4 next year, Channel 4 has announced. Here's what you need to know about the new digital TV service.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z3 vs Xperia Z3 Compact comparison review: Is the mini Z3 too good?

Sony's new smartphones are the Z3 series but are they much different apart from size? Find out in our Sony Xperia Z3 vs Xperia Z3 Compact…

Features: 
The 10 best 10in tablets of 2014: Best full-size tablets and iPad rivals

We review and rank the 10 best 10in tablets you can buy in the UK today.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs Galaxy Note Edge comparison review: Curved screen or not?

At IFA 2014 we two new Galaxy Note smartphones so here's our Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs Galaxy Note Edge comparison review.


 

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

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