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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: 
Xperia Z3 launch as it happened: watch Sony's IFA 2014 press conference - new tablets from Sony, new smartphones from Sony, new wearables from Sony

Watch again video of Sony's IFA 2014 press conference in which it announced the Xperia Z3 smartphone and more devices including the Z3 Compact, Z3…

Review: 
Sony SmartWatch 3 hands-on review: A new Android Wear smartwatch

Sony has launched an Android Wear smartwatch so here's our hands-on with the SmartWatch 3 from IFA 2014.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact hands-on review: A smaller tablet from Sony at last

Sony has finally made a smaller tablet to rival the Nexus 7 and iPad mini so here's our Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact hands-on review from IFA 2014.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z3 hands-on review: A solid but samey smartphone

IFA 2014 brings along another new flagship Android smartphone from Sony so here's our hands-on review with the Xperia Z3.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact hands-on review: The best example of a mini smartphone

Sony is back with a new mini smartphone with high-end specs so here's our Xperia Z3 Compact hands-on review from IFA 2014.

Features: 
Galaxy Note 4 launch as it happened: live video and blog of Samsung's IFA Note 4, Note Edge, Gear S and Gear VR launch

Samsung today at IFA 2014 launched the Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Note Edge, Galaxy Gear S and Galaxy Gear VR. Join us and watch again the live launch…

Features: 
Asus ZenWatch release date, price and specs: A new Android Wear smartwatch with style

Asus has joined the wearable party with the Android Wear powered ZenWatch. Here's what you need to know about the device's release date, price and…

Video: 
ZTE Blade L2 video review: A 5in smartphone at under £100

The ZTE Blade L2 is a smartphone with a 5in screen at under £100. But is it good value for money? Watch our video review to find out.

News: 
Samsung Unpacked IFA 2014: What to expect from today's event, including Samsung Galaxy Note 4

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

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 this 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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