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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: 
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.

News: 
iPad 5 casing leaked shows iPad mini style design

The iPad 5 is expected to arrive in a matter of weeks and the rear casing has been leaked online.

Features: 
The 7 best budget smartphones: The best cheap smartphone you can buy in 2013

We round up the seven best budget smartphones you can buy in the UK today, all for under £200.

News: 
Crtl-Alt-Delete was a mistake, says Gates

Former CEO and now chairman of Microsoft, Bill Gates, has admitted that the Crtl-Alt-Delete key combination was in error.

Review: 
Edifier Sound To Go Plus review: a cheap and effective laptop speaker

The Edifier Sound To Go Plus is a cheap and effective way of improving the sound from your laptop. Read our Edifier Sound To Go Plus laptop…

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…


 

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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