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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: 
New Amazon Kindle Fire 2 tablet leaks online

We're expecting Amazon to update its range of Kindle Fire tablets soon and one has been shown in a new leak.

Features: 
Google Glass hands-on: Strange but super cool

Google Glass is one of the most talked about gadgets in wearable technology and we've spent some time with what Google thinks is the future.

News: 
Samsung to use 64-bit processor for Galaxy S5 and new smartphones

Samsung has confirmed its next generation of smartphones, including the Galaxy S5 we assume, will use a 64-bit processor.

News: 
iPhone 5C up for pre-order: Full UK network pricing

Apple's newly announced plastic iPhone 5C has gone up for pre-order at the Apple Store and mobile operators alike. Here's all the information you…

Features: 
Nokia Lumia 1020 release date, price and specs in the UK: When can I get the Lumia 1020?

Nokia's Lumia 1020, with its 41 Mp camera, is almost here. Here's what you need to know about its release date, price and specs.

Review: 
iPhone 4S vs iPhone 5C vs iPhone 5S: What iPhone should I buy 2013?

Apple has introduced the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C, discontinued the iPhone 5 and left the iPhone 4S on sale. Asking yourself 'Which iPhone Should I…

News: 
O2 4G delayed for iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C: Smartphones need an update

O2 customers with an iPhone 5S or iPhone 5C will have to wait for an update to use 4G data.

Review: 
Apple iPhone 5S vs Samsung Galaxy S4 comparison review: Flagship smartphones go toe to toe

Apple's new flagship smartphone is the iPhone 5S. So how does it stack up to Samsung's Galaxy S4? We take a look in our iPhone 5S vs Galaxy S4…

Features: 
iOS 7 release date, new features, which iPhones, iPods, iPads get it

iOS 7 is on its way - the seventh iteration of Apple's mobile OS for iPhones, iPads and iPods. Here's everything you need to know about iOS 7,…

Review: 
Apple iPhone 5S vs iPhone 5 comparison review: What's the new iPhone got?

As expected, Apple announced the iPhone 5S, it's new flagship smartphone. So what's the difference between it and the old iPhone 5? We find out in…


 

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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