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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 launches Galaxy Ace 3 with 4G support

Samsung has launched the third generation Galaxy Ace 3 budget smartphone in the UK at EE.

News: 
Tesco sells 35,000 Hudl tablets in two days, Kindle Fire HD price drops

Tesco has got off to a good start with its Hudl launch, selling 35,000 of its own-brand tablet. Meanwhile, Amazon has dropped the price of the…

Review: 
Dell XPS 13 and XPS 15 hands-on review: Haswell Ultrabook laptops

Dell has refreshed its XPS laptop range with upgraded screens and Intel Haswell processors. Here's our Dell XPS 13 and XPS 15 hands-on review.

Review: 
Samsung Ativ Book 9 Lite review: affordable ultraportable laptop

The Ativ Book 9 Lite is the first laptop from Samsung after rebranding its confusing Series 3, 5, 7 and 9 ranges. This affordable ultraportable…

Features: 
Xbox One release date, specs and its backwards compatibility issues: What you need to know about the Xbox One

The new Xbox One is just around the corner so here's everything you need to know about its release date, price, pre-order, specs, features and more.

News: 
LG Z smartphone with flexible screen to launch this month

LG is reportedly preparing to launch a smartphone with a flexible screen this month called the LG Z.

Review: 
Nokia Lumia 625 review: 4G smartphone on a budget

Adding to the already large family of Lumia smartphones, Nokia has introduced the budget Lumia 625. Here's our Nokia Lumia 625 review.

Video: 
Sony Xperia Z1 review - the best smartphone just got better

Sony has taken its popular Xperia Z smartphone and tuned it into the Xperia Z1. In our video review of the Xperia Z1 we witness a power house…

Features: 
Windows 8.1 release date, new features and price UK

Windows 8.1, previously known as Windows Blue, is the first major update for the Windows 8 operating system. Here is the Windows 8.1 release date,…

News: 
Microsoft increases roaming limit for Windows apps to 81 devices

Microsoft has announced that the roaming limit for Windows apps has been increased to 81 devices.


 

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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