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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


Video: 
Sony SmartWatch 2 video review: a much-improved smart watch over the first generation

Sony is back with its SmartWatch 2 which is slimmer, more stylish and better than the original. Here's our video review.

Features: 
Sony SmartWatch 2 video review: a much-improved smart watch over the first generation

Sony is back with its SmartWatch 2 which is slimmer, more stylish and better than the original. Here's our video review.

News: 
Spotify Mobile goes free for everyone: Except Windows Phone and BlackBerry

Spotify now available on iOS and Android for free.

News: 
SteamOS to launch tomorrow as Xbox One hits 2 million sales

Valve launching SteamOS tomorrow with prototype Machine and Controller.

News: 
Asda to follow Aldi LifeTab and Tesco Hudl by launching own-brand tablet

Asda will follow Tesco and Aldi's lead in launching an own-brand tablet.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z Ultra review: a 6.4-inch Android phablet

Sony has joined the emerging phablet market with its Xperia Z Ultra. Check out our Sony Xperia Z Ultra review to find out more.

News: 
Nokia tipped to launch an Android smartphone codenamed 'Normandy'

Nokia is thought to be working on an Android smartphone, despite looming Microsoft takeover.

News: 
Windows 8 Start menu to return with 'Threshold' update

Threshold updates for Windows 8 will bring back the Start menu

Features: 
How to record, edit and share Xbox One gameplay footage

A guide to recording, editing and sharing your Xbox One gameplay footage.

News: 
Qualcomm confirms 64-bit Snapdragon 410 processor for budget smartphones

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 410 chip is its first 64-bit processor for smartphones and tablets.


 

Comments by Chris Martin


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.

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…

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