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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: 
Microsoft increases roaming limit for Windows apps to 81 devices

Microsoft has announced that the roaming limit for Windows apps has been increased to 81 devices.

News: 
iPad 5 casing leaked shows iPad mini style design

The iPad 5 is expected to arrive in a matter of weeks and the rear casing has been leaked online.

Features: 
The 7 best budget smartphones: The best cheap smartphone you can buy in 2013

We round up the seven best budget smartphones you can buy in the UK today, all for under £200.

News: 
Crtl-Alt-Delete was a mistake, says Gates

Former CEO and now chairman of Microsoft, Bill Gates, has admitted that the Crtl-Alt-Delete key combination was in error.

Review: 
Edifier Sound To Go Plus review: a cheap and effective laptop speaker

The Edifier Sound To Go Plus is a cheap and effective way of improving the sound from your laptop. Read our Edifier Sound To Go Plus laptop…

Features: 
Roku updates streamers and brings Roku 3 to the UK

Roku has refreshed its range of internet media streamers and brought the Roku 3 to the UK.

News: 
Samsung to launch curved screen smartphone and gold Galaxy S4

Samsung will next month launch a smartphone with a curved screen and has shown off gold Galaxy S4 models.

Review: 
iPhone 5C review: Apple's cheap plastic iPhone not worth your consideration

The new iPhone 5C is Apple’s plastic and colourful smartphone. Read our iPhone 5C review to find out more about the plastic and colourful iPhone.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Z1 review: Xperia Z gets tuned but puts on weight

Sony topped our smartphone chart with its flagship Xperia Z smartphone and now it's back with a new and supposedly improved model. Read our Sony…

News: 
Apple new iMac (late 2013): Release date, price and specs

Apple has updated its all-in-one iMac desktop computers with upgraded specifications, namely Intel Haswell fourth-generation processors. Here's…


 

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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