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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: 
Tesco to launch an own-brand tablet

Tesco is allegedly preparing to enter the tablet market with its own device.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch to launch next month

Samsung's rumoured Galaxy Gear smartwatch is set to launch next month.

Review: 
Huawei Ascend P6 review: world's thinnest iPhone?

Huawei latest effort in the smartphone market is its flagship Ascend P6. Read our Huawei Ascend P6 to see if this iPhone lookalike is all it's…

Review: 
Converse Reporter Poly laptop bag review

The Converse Reporter Poly has the basics you need in a laptop bag but it's much plainer looking than we expect from a company like Converse. Read…

News: 
Is Windows RT dead? Microsoft's partners pull out but Surface RT 2 is inbound

Is Windows RT dead? We investigate the past, present and future of Microsoft's cut-down mobile Windows 8 operating system.

News: 
Amazon new Kindle Fire HD 2 release date, price and specs rumours

We've got a new Nexus 7 and an iPad mini 2 on the way but what about Amazon? We take a look at the rumoured Amazon Kindle Fire 2, Kindle Fire HD 2…

News: 
Nokia to launch a Windows RT tablet in September

Nokia is thought to be planning to launch a Windows RT tablet next month.

Features: 
What is BT Sport? How to get BT Sport channels

BT Sport is now live with six channels, including ESPN, so here's everything you need to know about getting BT Sport.

News: 
BT Sport now available for Virgin Media customers

From today, Virgin Media customer can get access to BT Sport's trio of channels.

News: 
Microsoft confirms Windows 8.1 release date as 17 October

Microsoft has confirmed the release date for Windows 8.1 as 17 October.


 

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

Read the comparison: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/rev...

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