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Marie Brewis

Marie Brewis

Marie is Group Managing Editor of PC Advisor and, with a BA (Hons) Journalism degree under her belt, a regular contributor of reviews, tips and tricks. Her speciality is Android, and what she doesn't know about phones and tablets isn't worth knowing. She's also our resident social media guru, and can regularly be found on Facebook spreading technology information to the masses. Or at least that's what she tells us.

 

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Articles by Marie Brewis


Features: 
31 best power banks 2015 UK: best portable chargers for smartphones and tablets

If you're going to be away from mains power for a few days or your smartphone or tablet's battery simply won't last a whole working day, a…

Review: 
Anker Astro E5 15000mAh power bank review: Portable power for your phone or tablet that comes at a good price

Anker's Astro E5 is a dual-output power bank that'll keep your phone or tablet going for several days on the road. Read our Anker Astro E5…

Review: 
Xiaomi Mi Note Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the most powerful phone in the world?

Last week Xiaomi unveiled its Mi Note Pro, a much cheaper rival to the Note 4 that it says is the most powerful phone in the world. We take a look…

Features: 
Best laptops of 2015: The 27 best laptops you can buy in the UK - best power laptops, best budget laptops, best ultraportable laptops

A list of the UK's best laptops available to buy in 2015. Keep reading to find out what are the best laptops of 2015 right now. Best laptop reviews.

Features: 
Minix Neo Z64 UK release date, price and specs: Sub-£100 mini PC runs Windows 8.1 or Android KitKat

Minix unveiled its Neo Z64 at CES 2015, a mini PC/media streamer that hooks up to any HDMI display and offers a full Windows 8.1 or Android KitKat…

Features: 
How to use a selfie stick without a remote control: How to use a selfie stick with a self-timer or gestures

Some of the cheapest selfie sticks are sold without a remote control or Bluetooth connectivity, but can still take great selfies. Here's how to…

Review: 
Snooper Ventura PB60 10400mAh power bank review: A rollable, rubberised portable charger for use in any weather condition

Snooper's Ventura PB60 looks quite unlike any power bank we've seen before, and it has some unique functionality. Read our Snooper Ventura PB60…

Features: 
Apple Watch (iWatch) UK release date, price and specs rumours: When is the Apple Watch coming out?

Apple's smartwatch won't be here until March, but you can enjoy the Apple Watch experience today. Here we reveal the iWatch UK release date,…

Features: 
Windows 10 for phones UK release date, price and new features: One Windows OS for all devices brings full-blown Windows 10 to phones

Windows Phone is no more! For the first time full-blown Windows will run on phones, tablets and PCs. Here's everything you need to know about…

Features: 
Sony Xperia Z4 UK release date, price and specs rumours: Sony Z4 Dual-SIM in the works

Sony is reportedly preparing a 5.5in Quad HD phablet, plus Z4 Music and Z4 dual-SIM variants. Here we reveal the Sony Xperia Z4 UK release date,…


 

Comments by Marie Brewis


Review: 
UMI Zero smartphone review: World's thinnest dual-SIM, octa-core phone costs just £139

No, it doesn't support 4G, but it will work with T-Mobile 3G.

Features: 
9 best portable USB chargers 2014: best portable smartphone and tablet chargers

We have a couple of Anker power banks coming in within the next few days, so we will update the article asap

Features: 
9 best portable USB chargers 2014: best portable smartphone and tablet chargers

Correct Simon, we list only the products we've reviewed.

Review: 
Nokia N1 vs Nexus 9 comparison: What's the best Android Lollipop tablet?

Let me clarify then: we know Nokia makes amazing Windows Phones, but we don't know what it's like with Android tablets just yet - and Nokia today…

Review: 
Nokia N1 vs Nexus 9 comparison: What's the best Android Lollipop tablet?

I probably won't do that, if it's all the same to you.

News: 
What are the two blue ticks in WhatsApp? WhatsApp read message update explained

Yes, it is. Very annoying. But unfortunately we cannot force other people to spell correctly.

Review: 
Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the best Android phablet?

There is a lot, but even if you can't uninstall it I appreciate the fact you can now hide it from the app menu so you don't have to see it every day.

Review: 
Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the best Android phablet?

Well I won't tell you how many of these are in my bag right now ;-)http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/tes...

Review: 
Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the best Android phablet?

You will be able to pre-order the OnePlus One for a very short period on Monday (27 October) - more details here: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/new...

Review: 
Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comparison: What's the best Android phablet?

Sorry, my mistake. It is a single LED flash - have it in front of me now. I'll update the review.

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