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Chris Martin

Chris Martin

Chris is a Senior Staff Writer 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: 
Sony PS4 launch preview

Sony is holding a 'PlayStation Meeting 2013' event in New York today where it is expected to announce the PS4, so here's everything we know.

News: 
Ofcom announces 4G auction winners

Ofcom has announced the winners of the UK's 4G mobile spectrum auction.

Features: 
HTC announces flagship One smartphone

At an event in London today, HTC revealed its One smartphone, just as expected.

News: 
HTC One / M7 leaked image ahead of launch

Hours before the scheduled launch of the HTC One / M7, fresh images of the device have been leaked online. Here are the HTC One / M7 leaked images.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy S4 to be launched on 14 March

Samsung's much talked about Galaxy S4 smartphone will be announced on 14 March in New York, according to the latest reports.

News: 
Windows Live Messenger to make way for Skype on 8 April

Microsoft has confirmed it will replace Windows Live Messenger, aka MSN Messenger, with Skype on 8 April.

News: 
4G launch will affect millions of TV sets

Millions of TV viewers across the UK will experience disruption when 4G LTE mobile networks launch later this year.

Features: 
Which smartphone has the highest resolution camera?

Which smartphone has the highest camera resolution? Read our guide to find out which smartphones have the highest resolution cameras.

News: 
iOS 6.1 hack bypasses iPhone 5 pin code

A hack for iOS 6.1 has been published online showing how user caneasily bypass an iPhone 5's pin code.

News: 
Sony PS4 touch enabled controller revealed

A touchscreen controller for Sony's upcoming PS4 console has been leaked online.


 

Comments by Chris Martin


Review: 
Samsung Gear 2 Neo: World's first Tizen smartwatch is impressive

Clove has it in stock http://www.clove.co.uk/samsung...

News: 
Sonos adds Google Play Music streaming service to wireless Hi-Fi system

Shame it's not a Surface Pro for the desktop application. I've spoken to Sonos about Windows Phone support and they feel the platform doesn't have…

Review: 
HTC One M8 vs iPhone 5s comparison review: Duo Camera takes on Touch ID fingerprint scanner

You'll be asleep for a while. The iPhone 5s is still relevant despite being around for a few months now and will be until probably September. And…

Review: 
HTC One M8 vs iPhone 5s comparison review: Duo Camera takes on Touch ID fingerprint scanner

Added both. We hadn't finished testing the HTC battery life.

Review: 
HTC One M8 vs iPhone 5s comparison review: Duo Camera takes on Touch ID fingerprint scanner

There's no clear winner so we don't want to pick one for the sake of it. The idea is to highlight the pros and cons of each to help people decide…

Features: 
Group test: what's the best smartphone?

Price isn't everything and while it has a great spec for the price, it can't compete with the big boys. It does top our budget smartphone chart.…

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z2 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 comparison review: Android flagship are closely matched

So hardware is more important than software to you?

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z2 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 comparison review: Android flagship are closely matched

Hey guys, I've added the stereo speakers and headphone to the 'unique features section'. Thanks for pointing it out. Chris

News: 
Apple announces CarPlay as 'iPhone in the car' system

A great question and one which we will answer as soon as we can. Thanks, Erik.

Review: 
Huawei MediaPad X1 hands-on review: A Nexus 7 rival which is sadly a phablet

Our expert verdict is that it would work better as a tablet rather than a phablet. Feel free to disagree.

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