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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: 
Samsung Galaxy S5 specs appear online with Quad HD display

The Samsung Galaxy S5 rumour mill is gaining momentum with possible specs leaked via benchmark.

Review: 
Samsung Ativ Book 8 review: a powerhouse touchscreen Windows 8 laptop

Samsung's Ativ Book 8 is the replacement for the Series 7 Chronos. Here's our review of the high-performance full-size Windows 8 laptop.

Features: 
Aldi to launch £79 budget Android tablet: Undercuts the Tesco Hudl in supermarket war

Budget supermarket Aldi will launch a budget tablet costing £79.

Features: 
4G LTE network rollout schedule in the UK: When can I get 4G?

Here's everything you need to know about getting 4G on your network in the UK.

News: 
Three begins 4G roll out as it scraps US roaming fees

Three has begun its 4G roll out in the UK to eligible customers.

News: 
New Sky Hub doesn't require an engineer for fibre broadband

The new Sky Hub router allows customers to install fibre optic broadband without an engineer.

Review: 
HPI Check app review: Avoid getting conned on a used car

If you're buying a used car, an HPI check is recommended. Here's our review of the HPI Check app.

Features: 
Smartphone buying advice: What to look out for when buying a smartphone in 2013

If you're looking to buy a smartphone but aren't quite sure what to look out for then you've come to the right place. Here is where we take you…

Features: 
Netflix vs Apple TV vs LoveFilm vs Now TV: What's the difference?

Confused about what the differences are between Netflix, Apple TV, LoveFilm and Now TV? We explain all you need to know in this comparison.

News: 
PS4 sales hit 2.1 million: Sony shrugs off criticism

Sony sells 2.1 million PS4s worldwide to achieve biggest console launch.


 

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

Read the comparison: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/rev...

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