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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: 
Samsung Galaxy Young review: a budget Android Jelly Bean smartphone

Samsung has a confusingly large amount of smartphones on offer, one of which is the budget-friendly Galaxy Young (S6310). Find out more in our…

Features: 
How to use a Macbook's FaceTime webcam

If you've got a MacBook then you might want to make use of its built-in camera. Here's how to use a Macbook's FaceTime webcam.

News: 
HTC to launch One mini smartphone with 4.3in 720p screen

HTC is planning to launch mini version of its flagship HTC One smartphone.

Features: 
Bose introduces SoundLink Mini Bluetooth speaker and QuietComfort 20 headphones

Bose has unveiled its SoundLink Mini Bluetooth speaker and QuietComfort 20 headphones for use with smartphones and tablets.

Review: 
Toshiba Excite Pro hands-on review: Nexus 10 tablet rival

Toshiba has announced a trio of new Android tablets including the Excite Pro. Check out our Toshiba Excite Pro hands-on review.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8in and 10.1in get Intel chips

Samsung has unveiled two more Galaxy Tab 3 tablets, this time with Intel Atom processors.

News: 
Asus announces Transformer Book Trio with Windows and Android

Asus has unveiled its Transformer Book Trio at Computex 2013. The firm is calling the device, which runs Windows and Android, a cross between a…

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S3 mini vs Galaxy S4 mini comparison review

How does the Galaxy S4 mini compare to its predecessor, the Galaxy S3 mini? We take a look in our in-depth Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Galaxy S4 mini…

Review: 
Asus Fonepad review: inexpensive tablet is also a smartphone

The Asus Fonepad is an inexpensive 7in tablet that is also a smartphone. Here's our Asus Fonepad hands-on review.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 to use Intel Atom processor

Samsung has decided to use Intel Atom processors in its Android Galaxy Tab tablets.


 

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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