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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


Review: 
Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro hands-on review: Set to be the best hybrid around

Lenovo has served up a new version of its Yoga laptop and IFA 2013, the 2 Pro. Here's our hands-on review of the Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro.

Review: 
Toshiba Satellite W30t hands-on review: A chunky Windows 8.1 laptop and tablet hybrid

Toshiba's Satellite W30t is a Windows 8.1 shot at a laptop and tablet hybrid. Here's our Toshiba Satellite W30t hands-on review from IFA 2013.

Review: 
Acer Iconia A3 hands-on review: Budget Android 10in tablet

Acer's Iconia A3 is the firm's shiny new 10 in Android tablet. Here's our Acer Iconia A3 hands-on review from IFA 2013.

Review: 
Sony Vaio Fit multi-flip PC hands-on review: A Windows 8 laptop and tablet hybrid

One of Sony's new Windows 8 products at IFA this year is the Vaio Fit multi-flip. Here's our Sony Vaio Fit multi-flip hands-on review.

Review: 
Huawei Ascend P2 review - decent Android smartphone has above average camera

Chinese smartphone brand Huawei claims it has the world's fastest 4G LTE smartphone. Huawei is referring to its Category 4 LTE capability, but…

Features: 
Samsung Unpacked IFA 2013 live video: Watch the live Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear smartwatch launch

Watch the live video of Samsung launching the Galaxy Note 3 and the Galaxy Gear smartwatch Unpacked at IFA 2013 here.

News: 
Sony Xperia Z1 release date, price and specs

The Xperia Z1 will be Sony's new flagship smartphone so here is everything you need to know about its release date, price and specs.

Features: 
Panasonic press conference IFA 2013: Live video stream

If you're keen to hear what new technology will be on offer at IFA this year then here's where you can catch Panasonic's live press conference in…

News: 
iPhone 5S and 5C launch event confirmed for 10 September

Apple has finally sent out invitations to its next iPhone launch event which will take place on 10 September.

News: 
Why Google has called Android 4.4 'KitKat' - and why it is better for Nestle than Google

In bizarre circumstances, Google has announced that the next version of Android will be called KitKat, and not Key Lime Pie as previously thought.…


 

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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