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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: 
Samsung to address Galaxy S4 storage problems by optimising software

After appearing on BBC's Watchdog, Samsung has said it will look to address the storage issues surrounding its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone.

Features: 
Archos announces 80 Xenon tablet with 3G and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

Archos has announced a new tablet to its line-up, the 3G enabled 80 Xenon with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Edition to launch with stock Android

At its Google I/O 2013 developer conference, Google announced it will sell a version of the Galaxy S4 running stock Android.

News: 
Microsoft Surface Pro gets May UK release date and price

Microsoft has finally announced that its Surface Pro tablet will go on sale in the UK by the end of May.

News: 
Google announces Play Music All Access rival to Spotify

Google has announced an update to its Play Music service called All Access at Google I/O 2013 which will take on Spotify.

News: 
Android takes 75 percent of the smartphone market

Google Android smartphones are dominating the market, according to the latest figures from Gartner.

News: 
BlackBerry to launch BBM for iOS and Android this summer

BlackBerry will launch BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) on both iOS and Android this summer.

News: 
Google Play Games app leaked ahead of Google I/O

Google I/O developer conference is just around the corner but Google Play Games has already been leaked.

Video: 
Samsung Galaxy S4 video review

Samsung is back with a new flagship Android smartphone. The Galaxy S4 is here to take on the heavyweights including Apple, HTC and Sony. Here's…

News: 
Sony announces Xperia ZR smartphone with Q2 release date

Sony has announced its Xperia ZR smartphone which will get a release date in the second quarter of the year.


 

Comments by Chris Martin


News: 
Netflix reveals Better Call Saul release date, schedule and trailer

Do you really think we only publish PC buying advice?

Review: 
Netflix vs LoveFilm Instant comparison review: What's the best streaming service?

Amazon Instant Video is not the same as Amazon Prime Instant Video. Those are titles to rent or buy so there is more.

News: 
Not all Lumia smartphones will get an upgrade to Windows 10

You should be fine on a 930. It's new and high-end.

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…

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