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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: 
Best budget smartphones of 2015: The 18 best cheap phones you can buy in the UK - Best cheap smartphones, budget smartphone reviews

The best budget smartphones of 2015. The 18 best cheap phones you can buy in the UK: best cheap smartphones, budget smartphone reviews. If you…

Features: 
LG G Watch Urbane LTE UK release date, price, specs: When is the LG G Watch Urbane coming out? World's first LTE smartwatch will appeal to Android and iPhone users

LG's new G Watch Urbane LTE is a stylish Apple Watch rival that doesn't depend on an Android smartphone. Here we reveal the LG G Watch Urbane and…

Review: 
YotaPhone 2 review: The Android smartphone with two screens

The YotaPhone 2 is a special smartphone with not one, but two screens. Here's our full and in-depth YotaPhone 2 review.

Video: 
YotaPhone 2 Video review

YotaPhone 2 video review

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review: The Galaxy Note 4 with a curved screen

Is the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge a great gadget or a complete gimmick? Find out in our full and in-depth Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review.

News: 
Pebble Time release date, price, specifications and features: new smartwatch has a colour screen

Pebble has launched the Time smartwatch with a colour screen and a new operating system. Here's everything you need to know about the Pebble Time…

Features: 
How to use any Android phone or tablet as PC speakers

Any Android smartphone or tablet can be used as a PC speakers so here's how to do it easily for free and without wires.

Features: 
Kazam announces 2015 phones and tablets including Android, Windows Phone and Windows 8

With MWC starting next week, Kazam has announced 12 Android, Windows Phone and Windows smartphones and tablets plus a feature phone.

Features: 
How to turn on phone without power button: Boot or wake without about power button

A broken power button is really annoying but you don't necessarily need a new smartphone or tablet. Here's how to turn on a phone without a power…

Review: 
iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S6 comparison preview: How will the big guns stack up?

The Galaxy S6 will arrive on 1 March to take on the iPhone 6. Here we take a look at how they might compare. Here's our iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy…


 

Comments by Chris Martin


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.

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…

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