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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 gets HTC One banned in Netherlands

Nokia has managed to ban the HTC One smartphone in the Netherlands.

News: 
Microsoft to bring back Start button in Windows 8.1

Microsoft is planning to resurrect the iconic Start button which users are sorely missing from its Windows 8 operating system.

Features: 
The best new and upcoming smartphones of 2013

We round up the best new and upcoming smartphones of 2013.

News: 
Laptop makers turn to Android after Windows 8 woes

With Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system struggling to boost laptop and PC sales, vendors are reportedly turning to Android.

News: 
Facebook Home hits 500,000 downloads but gets bad reviews

Facebook's new Home app for Android has been downloaded at least 500,000 times but gets bad reviews from users.

Features: 
Archos unveils trio of Android smartphones

Archos has announced its first set of budget Android smartphones.

News: 
Budget iPhone leaked with price and release date

A photo of Apple's alleged budget iPhone with a plastic case has been leaked online.

Features: 
TomTom launches Runner and Multi-Sport GPS watches

TomTom has announced a new range of GPS watches, the Runner and Multi-Sport.

Video: 
Motorola Razr HD video review - a solid Android phone at an odd price

We like the Motorola Razr HD - a solid choice of Android smartphone at a slightly too high price. Watch our Motorola Razr HD video review to find…

News: 
Razer honours unauthorised 90 percent discount code

Razer has confirmed that it will go ahead with orders placed with an unauthorised 90 percent discount code.


 

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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