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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: 
Samsung Galaxy S5 video review: Evolution not revolution for flagship smartphone

We get to grips with the new Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone. Find out what we think of the new fingerprint scanner and heart rate monitor in our…

News: 
Samsung Galaxy S5 goes on sale with Gear 2 smartwatches in tow

Samsung has launched the Galaxy S5 in the UK along with the Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit smartwatches.

News: 
Sonos adds Google Play Music streaming service to wireless Hi-Fi system

Sonos has added Google Play Music to its list of online streaming services which are compatible with its wireless Hi-Fi system.

News: 
Microsoft Surface 2 4G gets UK release date and price: Pre-order now

Microsoft has confirmed it will launch its Surface 2 Windows tablet with 4G LTE next month in the UK.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy S5: Release date, price and specs in the UK

The Galaxy S5 is the newest flagship smartphone from Samsung. Read our new Galaxy S5 UK release date, price and specifications to find out more.

Features: 
Samsung announces Galaxy Ace Style budget smartphone to take on Moto G

Samsung has announced the latest in its line of budget Android smartphones, the Galaxy Style Ace will take on the Moto G and Lumia 520.

News: 
Quad HD coming to smartphones this year, says LG

Whether we need them or not, LG says that a Quad HD smartphone will launch later this year.

Video: 
LG G Flex video review: Phablet offers first curved screen experience

Watch our LG G Flex video review to see what the curved screen banana phone has to offer.

Features: 
LG G Flex video review: Phablet offers first curved screen experience

Watch our LG G Flex video review to see what the curved screen banana phone has to offer.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z2 vs iPhone 5s comparison review: The David and Goliath of smartphones

Hitting the market soon is the Sony Xperia Z2 but should you buy it instead of the iPhone 5s? Read our Sony Xperia Z2 vs iPhone 5s comparison…


 

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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