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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: 
TalkTalk launches SimplyBroadband and Essentials TV packages

TalkTalk has launched two new entertainment packages including broadband for just £2.50 per month and YouView for £7.50.

News: 
eBay strikes 'click and collect' deal with Argos

eBay has announced a deal which will allow customers to collect items from Argos.

News: 
Microsoft Surface 2: Release date, price, specs and accessories

Microsoft has launched two new Windows tablets: the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2. We've rounded up all the details including release date, price…

Review: 
Nokia Lumia 1020 review: An amazing camera bolted on to year-old smartphone

The Nokia Lumia 1020 is the Finnish firm's latest and greatest Windows smartphone with a 41-megapixel camera. Here's our Nokia Lumia 1020 review.…

Features: 
Tesco unveils £119 Hudl tablet: undercuts Nexus 7 and iPad mini

Tesco has taken the wraps off its budget tablet named the Hudl which will cost just £119.

Review: 
Bloom.fm review: A cheap mobile streaming service

Don't fancy paying through the nose for Spotify Premium? Well a new app on the block, Bloom, is a cheaper alternative to satisfy your music…

Features: 
iPhone 5S price in the UK: How much does the iPhone 5S cost in the UK from Apple and networks

Apple today launched the iPhone 5S. You can order the new iPhone 5S in the UK from September 20 2013. Here we outline the iPhone 5S price in the…

Review: 
Blippar review: Augmented reality camera app

Bored of taking pictures with your smartphone or tablet camera? Well Blippar aims to offer something a bit different for you to do with that snapper.

Video: 
Lumia 1020 video review - 41Mp camera phone has striking design, but is expensive with poor battery life

The Lumia 1020 is a Windows Phone 8 smartphone with an amazing design and camera. Here's our Lumia 1020 video review.

News: 
YouTube to add offline viewing for mobile app users

YouTube has made a big announcement. An update will allow users to download videos to watch offline.


 

Comments by Chris Martin


Review: 
Nexus 7 vs Nexus 9 comparison: Google's tablet gets bigger and better

Correct, apologies for that. There is a quad-core K1 which I thought it had. http://www.nvidia.co.uk/object...

Review: 
Nexus 7 vs Nexus 9 comparison: Google's tablet gets bigger and better

GPS is listed - on the second page under sensors

Features: 
Group test: what's the best smartphone?

You're not looking hard enough. It's at number 5

Review: 
Tesco Hudl 2 hands-on review: Potentially the best budget tablet you can buy

It was a hands-on review from the launch event, now it's a full review with a score. Standard

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z3 hands-on review: A solid but samey smartphone

Good shout! No idea why Sony kept quiet about that. I'll update the article now. Thanks

News: 
Tesco to launch 'enhanced' Hudl 2 in 2014

It's microUSB, the same as the original Hudl

Features: 
The 11 Best smartwatches 2014: what is the the best smartwatch or activity trackers available to buy in the UK right now

We've got one in for testing at the moment so it will be in the list very soon.

Review: 
Tesco Hudl 2 hands-on review: Potentially the best budget tablet you can buy

Sorry, Tesco didn't say at the launch but as said it's 2GB. I can now confirm via our review sample.

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iPad mini 3 vs iPad mini 2 comparison: New iPad mini 3 isn't worth £80 more

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Why you shouldn't buy the iPad mini 3: No wonder Apple gave it 10 seconds of stage time

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Halloween Photoshop tutorials: 13 masterclasses for horrifying art, designs and type

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Should I upgrade from Mavericks to OS X 10.10 Yosemite? What you need to know before updating to...