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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: 
Google Nexus 10 review: The best 10in Android tablet

Google's Nexus 10 is a larger version of its impressive Nexus 7. Find out about this Android Jelly Bean tablet in our Nexus 10 review.

News: 
Microsoft Xbox One could get Windows 8 apps

At Microsoft's Build conference the firm suggested that the Xbox One might get Windows 8 apps.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 to launch in September at Unpacked event

Samsung's Galaxy Note 3 smartphone will be launch at an Unpacked event in September.

Review: 
Apple iPad 2 vs iPad 3 comparison review

Apple discontinued the iPad 3 because it replaced it with the iPad 4. However, you can still pick it up second hand or refurbished so we've…

News: 
Sainsbury's to launch mobile phone network with Vodafone

Sainsbury's has announced that it will launch its own mobile network using Vodafone's infrastructure.

News: 
Apple iPhone 5S and iPhone 6 to launch in September

Apple will reportedly launch its iPhone 5S and iPhone 6 in September with iPad 5, iPad mini 2 and iWatch in October.

News: 
Google to make Android games console to rival Apple

Google is reportedly developing its own Android-powered games console to rival an upcoming Apple launch.

News: 
Microsoft launches Windows 8.1 Preview version

At its Build 2013 conference, Microsoft released a Preview version of Windows 8.1 for PCs and tablets.

News: 
Sony Xperia Z Ultra release date, price and specs in the UK

Sony has taken the wraps off its latest smartphone, the Xperia Z Ultra so here's the release date, price and specsin the UK.

News: 
Amazon introduces AutoRip: your music library in MP3 for free

Amazon has announced AutoRip, a service which will give UK customers a free digital MP3 copy of any CDs, vinyl or even cassettes purchased online.


 

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.

Review: 
Roku Streaming Stick review: Chromecast rival packs a punch

Fair comments, Mike. The remote thing is a personal choice but we definitely think most users will find it easier to understand and work the Roku…

Review: 
Samsung Gear 2 Neo: World's first Tizen smartwatch is impressive

Clove has it in stock http://www.clove.co.uk/samsung...

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