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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: 
Sky and Vodafone partner to take on BT's broadband dominance

Will Sky and Vodafone join forces to better take on BT in the broadband market?

Review: 
Nexus 5 vs Moto X comparison review: Which Google Android smartphone should you buy?

With the Motorola Moto X making its way across the pond, it's the perfect time to compare it with the Google Nexus 5. Smartphones fight.

Features: 
ZTE launches £59 Blade Q Mini smartphone with Virgin Media

ZTE Blade Q Mini budget smartphone goes on sale at Argos and Sainsbury's for £59 on Virgin Media.

Features: 
PS4 vs Xbox One vs gaming PCs: why a PC can be best for true gamers

As good as consoles are, there's still life in the gaming PC. Here's why you should still consider a PC over a PS4 or Xbox One.

News: 
Samsung tipped to launch Full HD Windows Phone 8 smartphone: SM-W750V

Samsung could luanch its first Windows Phone 8 handset since 2012.

News: 
Apple refunds £20m for 'unfair' in-app purchases via kid's apps

Apple will pay out £20m to customers for 'unfair' in-app purchases.

Review: 
Dumb Ways to Die review: A simple and addictive game with a great message

Read our review to find out why Dumb Ways to Die is one of the best mobile games around.

Features: 
How to play PS3 games on PS4: Is it possible?

Can you play PS3 games on the PS4? We explain the backwards compatibility of Sony's next-gen games console.

Review: 
Sony PS4 review 2014: PlayStation 4 is a good looking and powerful console with fantastic hardware

The battle between the PS4 and Xbox One is in full swing. Find out what Sony brings to the console table in our full PS4 review.

Features: 
Sony announces Xperia E1 and Xperia T2 Ultra smartphones post-CES

CES has finished but Sony has announced two new Android smartphones, the Xperia E1 and Xperia T2 Ultra.


 

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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