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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


Features: 
How to call 0845, 0870 and 0800 numbers free from your mobile

It's that annoying moment when you need to call a helpline or similar from your mobile but you'll be charged extortionate amounts for it. Here's…

Features: 
How to watch Sony PlayStation Gamescom 2014 live video stream

Get all the latest PS4 news from Gamescom 2014 live with our video stream.

Features: 
New Xbox One console bundle prices and release dates: Fifa 15, Sunset Overdrive and Call of Duty Advanced Warfare

Microsoft announces new Xbox One console bundles at Gamescom 2014

Features: 
How to watch Xbox Gamescom live video stream 2014

Get all the latest Xbox news from Gamescom 2014 live by watching a video stream of the event.

Features: 
Acer Chromebook 13 is first with Tegra K1: Price, release date and specs

Acer Chromebook 13 with Tegra K1 processor touts 13 hour battery life. Find out the release date, price and specs here.

News: 
Mac vs PC returns in Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 vs MacBook Air advert

Microsoft takes another stab at Apple in its Surface Pro 3 advert which put it against the MacBook Air.

News: 
Sky tweaks Now TV pricing with new Sky Sports Week Pass: But there are catches

Sky's Now TV gets cheaper to stream Sky Sports and new Week Pass option but deal comes with catches.

News: 
New BBC iPlayer coming to Xbox One this year: Bigscreen iPlayer retires next month

BBC's new iPlayer is coming to more devices this week but 'bigscreen' version gets canned. The Xbox One will get it this year.

Features: 
The 15 worst movies on Netflix UK: Movies to avoid on Netflix

Here are 15 movies you should avoid or watch for pure lols on the Netflix streaming service.

Features: 
DisplayPort vs HDMI: What's the difference?

We explain the difference between DisplayPort and HDMI including type, size, resolution, audio and more.


 

Comments by Chris Martin


Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison review: What's the difference?

Not relying on anything other than my knowledge and experience of each phone.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison review: What's the difference?

I didn't assume anything. I've spent time with both phones and the GS6 is better overall but I did point out the benefits of the Z3 including…

Features: 
New Moto G 4G (2015) confirmed: Release date, price and specs UK

I'm waiting for confirmation on that. I've 16 GB mentioned but going with the official site for now. Strange to have ** then nothing related to it :/

Features: 
How to choose your Apple Watch: The complete buying guide

Whoops! Corrected. Thanks, Bob.

News: 
Netflix reveals Better Call Saul release date, schedule and trailer

Do you really think we only publish PC buying advice?

Review: 
Netflix vs LoveFilm Instant comparison review: What's the best streaming service?

Amazon Instant Video is not the same as Amazon Prime Instant Video. Those are titles to rent or buy so there is more.

News: 
Not all Lumia smartphones will get an upgrade to Windows 10

You should be fine on a 930. It's new and high-end.

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.

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