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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: 
Virgin Media delivers blow to BT with new Sky Sports channels: New apps inbound

Virgin Media has struck a blow to BT by signing a five year deal to provide more Sky Sports channels to TV subscribers.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z2 review: New flagship is another solid smartphone

Despite only being out for a few months, Sony has replaced the Xperia Z1. Read our Xperia Z2 review to see what's new in Sony's flagship Android…

Video: 
Sony Xperia Z2 video review: Flagship Android smartphone is a top player

Sony's flagship Android smartphone for 2014 is the Xperia Z2 so watch our video review to see how good it is.

Features: 
Huawei Ascend P7 launch as it happened: New smartphone unveiled in Paris

Huawei has announced its Ascend P7 smartphone. Here are the details of the launch as it happened.

News: 
EE's own-brand Kestrel goes on sale as UK's cheapest 4G smartphone

EE's first own-brand 4G smartphone, the Kestrel, which is free on plans starting at just £13.99 per month, has gone on sale in the UK.

Video: 
Samsung Gear 2 video review: Tizen smartwatch offers style and substance at a price

We take an in-depth look at Samsung's latest flagship smartwatch, the Gear 2. Watch to find out our verdict on the Tizen-powered wearable.

News: 
Motorola to launch Moto G follow-up smartphone this month: Possible Moto E inbound

Motorola has set a date for a new smartphone launch in London which will likely be a budget follow-up to the Moto G.

Features: 
Acer announces new Aspire E laptops and first Intel Core i3 Chromebook

Acer has revealed its new Aspire E budget laptop range and an upcoming Chromebook with an Intel Core i3 processor.

Review: 
Acer Iconia One 7 hands-on review: Budget Android tablet is cheap and cheerful but nothing more

Acer's latest budget Android tablet is the Iconia One 7 so read our hands-on review to see if this colourful device can crack the formula.

Review: 
Acer Iconia Tab 7 hands-on review: Budget Android tablet has 3G data and phone calls

Acer's new Iconia Tab 7 is a budget Android tablet with 3G connectivity and the ability to make calls. Read our hands-on review.


 

Comments by Chris Martin


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.

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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