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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 28 best tablets of 2014: What's the best tablet in the UK right now?

What is the best tablet available in 2014? Good question. Take a look at this chart of the 28 best tablets you can buy right now and you will find…

Features: 
8 cheapest 4G smartphones in the UK 2014: Best budget 4G phones

With 4G firmly in place in the UK, we round up the cheapest 4G enabled smartphones you can buy in 2014.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs Galaxy Note Edge comparison review: Curved screen or not?

At IFA 2014 we two new Galaxy Note smartphones so here's our Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs Galaxy Note Edge comparison review.

Review: 
iPhone 5s vs iPhone 6 comparison review: What's the difference between iPhone 5s and iPhone 6?

Apple has released the iPhone 6, but how does it differ from the iPhone 5s and what's new? We explore everything in our iPhone 5s vs iPhone 6…

News: 
Amazon finally launches Prime Instant Video app for Android: 4K content still to come

We can confirm that the long awaited Amazon Prime Instant Video app for Android is on its way and will be released soon.

Features: 
Motorola Moto Hint release date, price and specs: A modern Bluetooth headset

As well as the Moto G, Moto X and Moto 360, Motorola has announced the Moto Hint. Find out what it's all about.

News: 
Tesco Hudl 2 release date, price and specs UK: New budget tablet launching in the next few weeks

Tesco will launch the Hudl 2 tablet in the next few weeks so here are all the release date, price and specifications details for the budget…

Video: 
ZTE Kis 3 video review: The best smartphone you can buy under £50

A smartphone for less than £50 doesn't sound very smart but the ZTE Kis 3 is surprisingly good. Watch our video review to find out why.

Features: 
Android L release date and new features: Google to partner with Nestle for Android Lion?

Google has given details on the next version of Android, for now officially known only as Android L, but rumours suggest another Nestle…

Review: 
Acer Iconia Tab 8W hands-on review: Budget Windows 8 tablet is too small

Microsoft is handed out Windows for free on tablets smaller than 9in so the Acer Iconia Tab 8W is just €149. Here's our hands-on review of the…


 

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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