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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: 
EE's own-brand Kestrel goes on sale as UK's cheapest 4G smartphone

EE's first own-brand 4G smartphone, the Kestrel, which is free on plans starting at just £13.99 per month, has gone on sale in the UK.

Features: 
Samsung Gear 2 video review: Tizen smartwatch offers style and substance at a price

We take an in-depth look at Samsung's latest flagship smartwatch, the Gear 2. Watch to find out our verdict on the Tizen-powered wearable.

News: 
Motorola to launch Moto G follow-up smartphone this month: Possible Moto E inbound

Motorola has set a date for a new smartphone launch in London which will likely be a budget follow-up to the Moto G.

Features: 
Acer announces new Aspire E laptops and first Intel Core i3 Chromebook

Acer has revealed its new Aspire E budget laptop range and an upcoming Chromebook with an Intel Core i3 processor.

Review: 
Acer Iconia One 7 hands-on review: Budget Android tablet is cheap and cheerful but nothing more

Acer's latest budget Android tablet is the Iconia One 7 so read our hands-on review to see if this colourful device can crack the formula.

Review: 
Acer Iconia Tab 7 hands-on review: Budget Android tablet has 3G data and phone calls

Acer's new Iconia Tab 7 is a budget Android tablet with 3G connectivity and the ability to make calls. Read our hands-on review.

News: 
Acer announces Liquid Jade smartphone and Liquid Leap smartwatch

Acer has announced the Android Liquid Jade smartphone and a Liquid Leap smartwatch in New York.

News: 
Apple CarPlay release date, price and features. Plus: Pioneer and Alpine aftermarket headunits

Apple's CarPlay system allow you to safely use iOS in the car by connecting your iPhone to your car stereo. Here's what you need to know including…

News: 
64-bit Android smartphones and tablets arriving this year: Better battery life and performance

ARM has revealed it is confident that Android smartphones and tablets will have 64-bit processors in time for Christmas.

News: 
Lytro Illum release date, price and specs: Light field camera goes 3D

Lytro has revealed its new Light Field Camera so here's the Lytro Illum's release date, price and specs.


 

Comments by Chris Martin


Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison review: What's the difference?

Not relying on anything other than my knowledge and experience of each phone.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison review: What's the difference?

I didn't assume anything. I've spent time with both phones and the GS6 is better overall but I did point out the benefits of the Z3 including…

Features: 
New Moto G 4G (2015) confirmed: Release date, price and specs UK

I'm waiting for confirmation on that. I've 16 GB mentioned but going with the official site for now. Strange to have ** then nothing related to it :/

Features: 
How to choose your Apple Watch: The complete buying guide

Whoops! Corrected. Thanks, Bob.

News: 
Netflix reveals Better Call Saul release date, schedule and trailer

Do you really think we only publish PC buying advice?

Review: 
Netflix vs LoveFilm Instant comparison review: What's the best streaming service?

Amazon Instant Video is not the same as Amazon Prime Instant Video. Those are titles to rent or buy so there is more.

News: 
Not all Lumia smartphones will get an upgrade to Windows 10

You should be fine on a 930. It's new and high-end.

Review: 
Kazam Tornado 348 review: Not enough meat on the thinnest smartphone in the world

Where can you buy it? If we can't get one then it's pretty irellevant

Review: 
Dell Venue 8 7000 hands-on review: Even thinner than the iPad Air 2

I'm waiting for a spec sheet from Dell so will let you know. It could well have both.

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