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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: 
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.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy S5 specs revealed along with S5 Zoom and S5 mini

Samsung is expected to reveal the Galaxy S5 in March and specifications have been leaked online for the Android smartphone.

News: 
Motorola brings Moto X to the UK without Moto Maker

After months in the US, Motorola has finally decided to launch its Moto X smartphone in the UK. Read for its price, release date and specs.

Review: 
Philips Android Smart TV hands-on review: A huge and clever leap for Philips

LG brought us a webOS TV at CES 2014 and not to be outdone, Philips has loaded up Android on it new Smart TV. Here's our hands-on review of the…


 

Comments by Chris Martin


Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison review: What's the difference?

Not relying on anything other than my knowledge and experience of each phone.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison review: What's the difference?

I didn't assume anything. I've spent time with both phones and the GS6 is better overall but I did point out the benefits of the Z3 including…

Features: 
New Moto G 4G (2015) confirmed: Release date, price and specs UK

I'm waiting for confirmation on that. I've 16 GB mentioned but going with the official site for now. Strange to have ** then nothing related to it :/

Features: 
How to choose your Apple Watch: The complete buying guide

Whoops! Corrected. Thanks, Bob.

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.

IDG UK Sites

Android M Developer Preview announced at Google I/O: Android M UK release date and new features. Wh?......

IDG UK Sites

Why I think the Apple Watch sucks and you'd be mad to buy it

IDG UK Sites

Ben & Holly's Game of Thrones titles spoof is delightfully silly

IDG UK Sites

Mac OS X 10.11 release date rumours: all the new features expected in Yosemite successor