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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: 
Medion launches £77 Android tablet: Undercuts Nexus 7, Kindle Fire HD and Hudl

Medion undercuts rivals with £77 Lifetab E7310.

News: 
Virgin Media boosts broadband speeds to 152Mbps but hikes prices by nearly 7 percent

Virgin Media will boost broadband speeds next year but customers will see a price rise.

News: 
iPad mini with Retina display goes on sale in the UK

Apple has quietly put its iPad mini 2 Retina on sale in the UK.

Features: 
How to get BBM on Android smartphones

Here's a guide on getting BBM for your Android smartphone.

News: 
iPhone 6 to get curved screen: Apple to follow Samsung and LG

Apple's iPhone 6 will feature a curved screen larger than existing models.

Video: 
Lenovo Yoga Tablet 8 review - a worthy tablet rival to the Nexus 7 and Tesco Hudl?

At £199 Lenovo is taking on tablets like the Nexus 7 with its Yoga Tablet 8. Here's our Yoga Tablet 8 video review.

News: 
Sony Xperia smartphones to get Android Jelly Bean and KitKat upgrades

Sony has laid out its Android 4.3 Jelly Bean and 4.4 KitKat upgrade plans for Xperia smartphone and tablet users.

News: 
Giffgaff to sell SIM-free smartphones this month

Giffgaff will begin selling smartphones including iPhones this month.

Review: 
Lenovo Yoga Tablet 8 review: An affordable Android tablet with a great design but mediocre specs

Lenovo is taking on the big guns in the tablet world with its sub-£200 Yoga Tablet 8. Here's our full review.

News: 
Asda launches 'nation's cheapest' mobile phone at £5

Asda has launched the Alcatel 1010 mobile phone for £5. The UK's cheapest phone.


 

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

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