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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


Features: 
Windows 10 launch event as it happened: Read our Windows 10 launch live blog - find out first as the new Windows is unveiled

Windows 10 launch live blog. Find out first as Microsoft launches Windows 10. Everything you need to know about Windows 10.

Video: 
Moto 360 video review: The smartwatch you'll want to own

Watch our Moto 360 video review to find out why you'll want to spend £200 on a smartwatch.

News: 
BT offers Infinity fibre broadband free for 6 months with price drop

BT has announced a new line-up of broadband packages including price cuts and freebies.

Features: 
The 10 best smartwatches 2014 UK: The best wearable tech you can buy right now

Wearable technology has burst on to the scene, and smartwatches are the new gadgets that are leading the charge. Here we review and rank the best…

Review: 
Motorola Moto 360 review: Not perfect but the best smartwatch you can buy right now

The Moto 360 is one of the most hotly anticipated gadgets of 2014 but was it worth the wait? Find out in our in-depth Moto 360 review.

News: 
Carphone Warehouse will refund Phones 4U iPhone 6 pre-orders: Comes to the rescue in 'unfair' situation

Anyone hit by the unfortunate Phones 4U situation can get a refund on their iPhone 6 pre-order with Carphone Warehouse.

News: 
Phones 4U will not refund iPhone 6 pre-orders: Retailer contradicts previous statement

Major retailer Phones 4U has gone into administration leaving 5,500 jobs at risk and iPhone 6 pre-orders in the balance. Ordered an iPhone 6 from…

News: 
Google Nexus X (Nexus 6) release date, price and specs UK: Image leaked looking like Moto X

The new Nexus smartphone, the Nexus X or Nexus 6 (codenamed Motorola Shamu), is thought to be the next flagship Android smartphone from Google. So…

Features: 
What is Shellshock Bash bug? How to deal with Shellshock Bash bug

We explain everything about the Shellshock Bash bug and what you can do about it. What is Shellshock Bash bug? How to deal with Shellshock Bash bug.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z3 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 comparison review: Why Sony outpaces Samsung in this smartphone battle

IFA 2014 has brought a new Galaxy S5 rival in the form of the Sony Xperia Z3. Find out which is better in our comparison review.


 

Comments by Chris Martin


Review: 
Nokia Lumia 930 hands-on review: The Windows Phone 8.1 flagship smartphone

I see your point but the Nexus 5 and LG G3 are two examples of thin phones with wireless charging built-in

News: 
Sony PlayStation TV release date, price and specs: What is PlayStation TV?

Can't see any reason why not. You don't have to hook a freeview box up to a TV if you don't want - a monitor is just a dumb TV really.

Features: 
How to watch E3 2014 live: Microsoft, EA, Sony, Ubisoft and Nintendo press conferences

Updated with links for all but Nintndo now. Enjoy

Review: 
Acer Aspire Switch 10 hands-on review: Windows 8 tablet and laptop in one device

The article says 'late May' which is what Acer said. So about now!

Review: 
Acer Aspire Switch 10 hands-on review: Windows 8 tablet and laptop in one device

There are 2 keyboards. One with a HDD and one without.

Review: 
Acer Aspire Switch 10 hands-on review: Windows 8 tablet and laptop in one device

I took a picture of it in my hand so I think it happened. The spec sheet I have says 585g for the tablet and 1.2kg for the keyboard with a hard drive.

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