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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: 
iPhone 6 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: battle of the flagship phablets

Apple's phablet-sized iPhone 6 Plus has a screen that's almost as big as the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Read our iPhone 6 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note…

Review: 
Tesco Hudl 2 review: One of the best budget tablets you can buy

Tesco is back with the Hudl 2 budget Android tablet which is £129 or even less with ClubCard Boost. Here's out full in-depth review of the Tesco…

Features: 
How to use new Snapchat: Filters, video calls, replays and more

Snapchat has new features including filters, front facing flash, special text, replays and video chat. Here's how to make video calls in Snapchat…

Features: 
HTC RE camera release date, price and specs UK: Action camera rivals GoPro and Autographer

HTC wants a slice of the action cam market and has announced the RE to rival GoPro. Here's what you need to know about the HTC RE release date,…

Features: 
HTC Desire Eye and HTC Re camera launch video and blog: HTC Double Exposure event as it happened

Re-live our live coverage of HTC's Double Exposure event where it announced the HTC Desire Eye smartphone and HTC Re camera.

Review: 
Samsung Gear S hands-on review: Pricey smartwatch with SIM-slot makes no sense

A smartwatch with 3G? Check out our Samsung Gear S hands-on review to see what deal is.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z3 review: Tweaked design and a couple of new features make a solid but samey smartphone

Not one to hang around, Sony has launched the Xperia Z3 as its new smartphone and here's our full in-depth review.

Review: 
LG G Watch R vs Moto 360 comparison: G Watch R wins on hardware but Moto 360 is cheaper

If you're looking for a round smartwatch let us introduce you to the LG G Watch R and Motorola Moto 360. Find out how they differ in our LG G…

Features: 
Asus ZenWatch release date, price and specs UK: Cheaper than LG G Watch R and Moto 360

Asus has joined the wearable party with the Android Wear powered ZenWatch. Here's what you need to know about the device's release date, price and…

News: 
BBC extends iPlayer catch-up window to 30 days: Applies to radio and downloads, too

As promised, the BBC has increased the catch-up windows across iPlayer TV and radio.


 

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

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