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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: 
Huawei Ascend P6 review: world's thinnest iPhone?

Huawei latest effort in the smartphone market is its flagship Ascend P6. Read our Huawei Ascend P6 to see if this iPhone lookalike is all it's…

Review: 
Converse Reporter Poly laptop bag review

The Converse Reporter Poly has the basics you need in a laptop bag but it's much plainer looking than we expect from a company like Converse. Read…

News: 
Is Windows RT dead? Microsoft's partners pull out but Surface RT 2 is inbound

Is Windows RT dead? We investigate the past, present and future of Microsoft's cut-down mobile Windows 8 operating system.

News: 
Amazon new Kindle Fire HD 2 release date, price and specs rumours

We've got a new Nexus 7 and an iPad mini 2 on the way but what about Amazon? We take a look at the rumoured Amazon Kindle Fire 2, Kindle Fire HD 2…

News: 
Nokia to launch a Windows RT tablet in September

Nokia is thought to be planning to launch a Windows RT tablet next month.

Features: 
What is BT Sport? How to get BT Sport channels

BT Sport is now live with six channels, including ESPN, so here's everything you need to know about getting BT Sport.

News: 
BT Sport now available for Virgin Media customers

From today, Virgin Media customer can get access to BT Sport's trio of channels.

News: 
Microsoft confirms Windows 8.1 release date as 17 October

Microsoft has confirmed the release date for Windows 8.1 as 17 October.

Features: 
Call of Duty: Ghosts Multiplayer launch live video stream

Call of Duty: Ghosts Multiplayer will be announced live in Los Angeles today and you can watch a live video stream right here.

News: 
O2 announces full 4G tariff pricing

O2's 4G LTE network will launch at the end of the month on 29 August and now there are full pricing details.


 

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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