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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


Review: 
Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro hands-on review: Set to be the best hybrid around

Lenovo has served up a new version of its Yoga laptop and IFA 2013, the 2 Pro. Here's our hands-on review of the Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro.

Review: 
Toshiba Satellite W30t hands-on review: A chunky Windows 8.1 laptop and tablet hybrid

Toshiba's Satellite W30t is a Windows 8.1 shot at a laptop and tablet hybrid. Here's our Toshiba Satellite W30t hands-on review from IFA 2013.

Review: 
Acer Iconia A3 hands-on review: Budget Android 10in tablet

Acer's Iconia A3 is the firm's shiny new 10 in Android tablet. Here's our Acer Iconia A3 hands-on review from IFA 2013.

Review: 
Sony Vaio Fit multi-flip PC hands-on review: A Windows 8 laptop and tablet hybrid

One of Sony's new Windows 8 products at IFA this year is the Vaio Fit multi-flip. Here's our Sony Vaio Fit multi-flip hands-on review.

Review: 
Huawei Ascend P2 review - decent Android smartphone has above average camera

Chinese smartphone brand Huawei claims it has the world's fastest 4G LTE smartphone. Huawei is referring to its Category 4 LTE capability, but…

Features: 
Samsung Unpacked IFA 2013 live video: Watch the live Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear smartwatch launch

Watch the live video of Samsung launching the Galaxy Note 3 and the Galaxy Gear smartwatch Unpacked at IFA 2013 here.

News: 
Sony Xperia Z1 release date, price and specs

The Xperia Z1 will be Sony's new flagship smartphone so here is everything you need to know about its release date, price and specs.

Features: 
Panasonic press conference IFA 2013: Live video stream

If you're keen to hear what new technology will be on offer at IFA this year then here's where you can catch Panasonic's live press conference in…

News: 
iPhone 5S and 5C launch event confirmed for 10 September

Apple has finally sent out invitations to its next iPhone launch event which will take place on 10 September.

News: 
Why Google has called Android 4.4 'KitKat' - and why it is better for Nestle than Google

In bizarre circumstances, Google has announced that the next version of Android will be called KitKat, and not Key Lime Pie as previously thought.…


 

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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Windows 10 release date, price, features. The next version of Windows will run on everything:....

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An Apple fan's perspective on the Windows 10 launch

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Sensor-laden kids' watch with 3G launches in Japan

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2014 Retina iMac release date rumours, specs and features: 27in 5K Retina iMac 'launching this mont'......