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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


Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S4 mini vs HTC One mini comparison review

Samsung's Galaxy S4 mini has arrived and now HTC has brought along its HTC One mini. Find out how these rivals stack up against each other in our…

Features: 
How to factory reset a Windows Phone 8 smartphone: delete all files, apps and settings

If you've got a Windows Phone 8 smartphone, perhaps a Nokia Lumia, HTC or Samsung, you might want to reset it. So here's how to factory reset a…

News: 
UK airwaves cleared for 4G LTE, says Ofcom

The UK's airwaves have been cleared for the arrival of 4G LTE mobile broadband after a four-year process.

News: 
Microsoft adds child abuse search pop-ups to Bing

Microsoft's Bing search engine is the first in the UK to add pop-up warnings for those searching for images of child abuse.

News: 
Budget iPhone could be named iPhone 5C

Apple's upcoming budget plastic iPhone could be named the iPhone 5S thanks to a photo of possible packaging.

News: 
Google to launch new Nexus 10 2 tablet in 'near future'

After news of the new edition of the Nexus 7 2, Google is said to be launching a new Nexus 10 2 model.

Features: 
Sky launches Now TV Box for £9.99

Sky is aiming to get its Now TV streaming service to more customers with the £10 Now TV Box.

News: 
Mobile by Sainsbury's launches with double Nectar points

Sainsbury's has launched its own mobile phone network in the UK called Mobile by Sainsbury's.

Review: 
Apple iPad mini vs Google Nexus 7 2 comparison review

A key battle in the small tablet market is the iPad mini vs Nexus 7. Well Google has announced the Nexus 7 2 so we see how it compares to the iPad…

News: 
Sky Now TV comes to LG Smart TVs in exclusive deal

LG and Sky have announced a partnership which will see Now TV exclusively available on LG's range of Smart TVs.


 

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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