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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: 
Roku updates streamers and brings Roku 3 to the UK

Roku has refreshed its range of internet media streamers and brought the Roku 3 to the UK.

News: 
Samsung to launch curved screen smartphone and gold Galaxy S4

Samsung will next month launch a smartphone with a curved screen and has shown off gold Galaxy S4 models.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z1 review: Xperia Z gets tuned but puts on weight

Sony topped our smartphone chart with its flagship Xperia Z smartphone and now it's back with a new and supposedly improved model. Read our Sony…

News: 
Apple new iMac (late 2013): Release date, price and specs

Apple has updated its all-in-one iMac desktop computers with upgraded specifications, namely Intel Haswell fourth-generation processors. Here's…

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…


 

Comments by Chris Martin


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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