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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: 
Google unveils new Nexus 7 2 with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean

As expected, Google today announced a new version of its Nexus 7 tablet running Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.

Features: 
Google breakfast event with Sundar Pichai: Nexus 7 2 and Android 4.3 launch as it happened

This week Google is holding a breakfast event in San Francisco where it is expected to launch the Nexus 7 2 with Android 4.3. You can watch the…

News: 
Google Nexus 7 2 goes up for pre-order at Best Buy

Google's Nexus 7 2 tablet, despite not being announced, has gone up for pre-order at Best Buy.

Features: 
Nokia Lumia 625 hands-on review: 4G and a big screen at a low price

Adding to the already large family of Lumia smartphones, Nokia has introduced the Lumia 625. Here's our Nokia Lumia 625 hands-on review.

Video: 
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 video review - 8in phablet is good, but expensive

Samsung has updated its Galaxy Note range with an 8in phablet. Here’s our Galaxy Note 8 review on video.

Features: 
Nokia announces Lumia 625 smartphone with 4.7in screen

Nokia has announced yet another Lumia smartphone, this time round the Lumia 625.

News: 
Apple testing a 13in iPad and larger iPhone

Apple is reportedly testing a new iPad with a 13in screen and larger displays for the iPhone.

News: 
Motorola to announce Moto X on 1 August

Motorola has confirmed that it will announce its Moto X smartphone on 1 August.

News: 
LG announces G2 smartphone ahead of launch, drops Optimus name

LG has decided to announce details of its G2 smartphone ahead of its launch on 7 August in New York.

News: 
HTC One mini release date, price and specs in the UK

The heavily rumoured HTC One mini is now official so here's everything you need to know about its release date, price and specs.


 

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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