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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: 
The 41 best smartphones: The best mobile phones you can buy in 2014

We rank and review the 41 best smartphones available to buy right now. Keep reading to find out what is the best phone of 2014 and which upcoming…

Features: 
38 best Android smartphones in UK: What's the best Android phone you can buy in 2014?

PC Advisor reviews the 38 best Android smartphones that are available to buy in the UK in 2014.

Video: 
Sony Xperia T3 video review: budget smartphone has a specific customer in mind - is it you?

The Sony Xperia T3 is Sony's latest phablet, which will appeal to customers wanting a large screen at a fair price. Watch our Sony Xperia T3…

News: 
Google Nexus 9 release date, price and specs: Processor details leaked

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

Features: 
The 17 best budget smartphones 2014 UK: What's the best budget smartphone?

If you want a smartphone that won't break the bank then you've come to the right place. Here are the 17 best budget smartphones available to buy…

Features: 
15 best Windows Phones 2014: What's the best Windows Phone you can buy in the UK?

We round up the 14 best Windows Phone smartphones you can buy today in the UK.

News: 
Google Nexus X release date, price and specs: Nexus 6 is Nexus X

The Nexus X or Nexus 6 (codenamed Motorola Shamu) is thought to be the next flagship Android smartphone from Google. So here we take a look at the…

Features: 
New Android L release date and new features: Lemon Meringue Pie not Lollipop

Google has given details on the next new Android version, simply called Android L at the moment. Here's what you need to know about its release…

Review: 
Sony Xperia T3 review: Budget phablet can't compete with Nexus 5 or Xperia Z Ultra

Sony's latest smartphone is the Xperia T3 a budget phablet with thin design and mid-range specs. Read our full review of the Xperia T3 to find out…

News: 
What to expect at IFA 2014: New phones, tablets and watches from Samsung, Sony, LG, HTC, Motorola and Nokia

The IFA 2014 tradeshow comes to Berlin next week! We've rounded up all the best new phones, tablets, smartwatches and more that you can expect to…


 

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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