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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: 
Apple Mac OS X Yosemite release date, price and new features: When is Yosemite coming out?

Everything you need to know about OS X 10.10 Yosemite for Mac including release date, price and new features.

Features: 
The best iPhone 6 alternatives: Price and specs compared with the best smartphones

The iPhone 6 will goes on sale today, 19 September, and here are the best alternatives and rivals you can buy.

Features: 
Where to buy iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in the UK: Launch day price, deals and contracts

We round up all the price, release date, deals and contracts for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in the UK which both go on sale today, 19 September.

Review: 
iPhone 6 vs HTC One M8 comparison review: Two of the most luxurious smartphones money can buy

These two smartphones look amazing but are very different. Here's our iPhone 6 vs HTC One M8 comparison review.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 release date, price and specs UK: Quad HD phablet set to arrive on 10 October

Samsung has unveiled the Galaxy Note 4. Here's everything you need to know about the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 release date, price and specs in the UK

Features: 
New Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 (2014): Release date, price and specs UK

Amazon has updated its Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 tablet for 2014 and it's lighter than the iPad Air. Here's what you need to know about the Amazon…

Features: 
New Amazon Kindle Fire HD6 and Fire HD7: Release date, price and specs

Amazon's new Fire HD tablet come in two different sizes starting at £79. Here's what you need to know about the Kindle Fire HD6 and Fire HD7.

Review: 
Moto G vs Moto G2 (2014) comparison review: Best budget smartphone gets bigger but loses 4G

Motorola has updated the Moto G smartphone for a second time so read our Moto G vs Moto G2 (2014) comparison review to see what's new.

Features: 
5 reasons not to wait for the Apple Watch: Why you shouldn't buy the iWatch

The Apple Watch may have received a standing ovation but here are five reasons to to wait for the iWatch.

News: 
Google Nexus 9 release date, price and specs UK: HTC tablet confirmed by nVidia

Rumours are heating up over the possibility of a new Nexus 9 tablet, built by HTC and codenamed 'Volantis'. We round up the Google Nexus 9 release…


 

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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