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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: 
New iPhone 6 release date, price, specs and features: 9 September launch confirmed

The new iPhone 6 is coming on 9 September! To help you know what to expect, here's our regularly updated iPhone 6 UK release date, price, specs…

News: 
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 release date, price and specs UK: new Note 4 in the flesh - video

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will be unveiled in September. Here's everything we know about the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 release date, price and specs.…

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

News: 
Google Nexus 9 release date, price and specs: Processor, performance 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…

News: 
Surface Pro 3 release date, price and specs UK: Windows 8 tablet now on sale

Microsoft has launched the Surface Pro 3 Windows tablet, which goes on sale in the UK tomorrow. Here's what you need to know about the Surface Pro…

Video: 
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 video review: the best new compact tablet of 2014

Samsung's Galaxy Tab S 8.4 is the best new compact tablet of 2014. Check out our video review of the smaller Samsung Galaxy Tab S.

News: 
Samsung Unpacked IFA 2014: What to expect, including Samsung Galaxy Note 4

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will be the star of Samsung's Unpacked event, but Samsung is likely to unveil more wearable tech at its September 3 IFA…

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.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 review: The best iPad mini and Nexus 7 rival tablet around

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 is one of the best tablets you can buy right now. Find our why in our full in-depth 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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45 Best Android games: top Android games for your smartphone or tablet in 2014 (24 are free!)

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How Apple, Adobe, Microsoft and others have let us down over UltraHD and hiDPI screens

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Do you have the X-Factor too? Mix Off app puts fans in the frame

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iPad Pro release date, rumours and leaked images - 12.9 screen 'coming in 2015'