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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: 
Nokia takes another dig at iPhone 5 in Lumia 925 ad

Nokia has taken stab at the iPhone 5's photography credentials in a new Lumia 925 smartphone advert.

Features: 
How to access Control Panel and PC Settings in Windows 8

In Windows 8 and Windows RT, there are a number of different ways to find and change your settings. So here's how to access the Control Panel and…

News: 
Microsoft Surface Pro gets a price cut, not the UK though

Microsoft has decided to drop the price of its Surface Pro tablet by $100, but not in the UK.

News: 
HTC One Max leaked in photos

Photos have appeared online of what claim to be the HTC One Max, codenamed the T6, smartphone.

News: 
Motorola Moto X release date, price and specs: The phone designed by you

Motorola has unveiled its Moto X smartphone after weeks of leaked information and rumours. Here's what you need to know about the Moto X release…

Features: 
How do I get Sky Now TV? Stream Sky Sports and Movies in the UK

Sky Now TV gives you internet streaming access to Sky Sports and Sky Movies so here’s everything you need to know about Now TV.

News: 
Samsung accused of benchmark cheating with Galaxy S4

Samsung might have been letting its Galaxy S4 smartphone cheat in benchmark tests to score higher than rival devices.

News: 
O2 announces 4G LTE launch date, 29 August

O2 has finally announced it will launch its 4G LTE mobile network on 29 August.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S4 mini review: offers a cheaper but downgraded version of the S4

As is the custom in the many markets, mini models offer a cheaper but downgraded version of a flagship product. Samsung's latest downgrade is the…

News: 
iPhone 5S to get fingerprint scanner, suggests iOS 7 code

Apple's upcoming iPhone 5S will feature a fingerprint scanner, according to iOS 7.


 

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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