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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: 
Acer Aspire R11 review: Hands-on with the 360 laptop and tablet convertible

A Windows 8 laptop and tablet in one with a 360 degree hinge for under £300 sounds great but is it worth your money? Here's our Acer Aspire R11…

Features: 
Best iWatch apps: 10 best Apple Watch apps we're immediately downloading

The Apple Watch is here, so we've rounded up the 10 best iWatch apps we're excited about and are immediately downloading.

Features: 
Best Apple Watch charging stands: Best iWatch chargers and docking stations. The coolest way to charge your new Apple Watch

That shiny new Apple Watch of yours is going to need a nice charger. Here are the 5 best Apple Watch charging stands and docking stations.

Features: 
How to order Apple Watch: Apple Watch buying guide | Apple Watch price, release date and editions, plus how you can customise your Apple Watch and get a design that's uniquely yours

The Apple Watch is here and this is the complete buying guide. We explore all the different Apple Watch sizes, models, straps, collections and…

Review: 
Acer Iconia One 8 hands-on review: Android Lollipop tablet is cheap and cheerful

Acer has come out with a cheap and cheerful Android Lollipop tablet at its launch event in New York. Here's our Acer Iconia One 8 hands-on review.

Review: 
Acer Aspire Switch 10 E (2015) hands-on review: Windows laptop and tablet comes with budget price but not much has changed

Acer has launched a new version of its Aspire Switch 10 tablet and laptop hybrid. Here's our Acer Aspire Switch 10 E hands-on review.

Features: 
Acer announces trio of new Liquid Leap wearables: Liquid Fit, Liquid Curve and Liquid Active

Acer is serious about the wearable market with three new devices announced in New York. Meet the Liquid Leap Fit, Liquid Leap Curve and Liquid…

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge review: Why the edge screen isn't worth paying extra for

The Galaxy S6 Edge is the dual edge version of Samsung's new flagship Galaxy smartphone. Here's our full and in-depth Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge review.

Features: 
How to check whether your phone is unlocked: iPhone, Android, Windows Phone and more

Having an unlocked phone gives you freedom so here's how to check whether your phone is unlocked.

Features: 
Android Wear update new features and release date: Google takes on Apple Watch with software update

To compete with the Apple Watch, Google is releasing a major software update for Android Wear. Here's when you'll get it and what new features it…


 

Comments by Chris Martin


Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison review: What's the difference?

Not relying on anything other than my knowledge and experience of each phone.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Sony Xperia Z3 comparison review: What's the difference?

I didn't assume anything. I've spent time with both phones and the GS6 is better overall but I did point out the benefits of the Z3 including…

Features: 
New Moto G 4G (2015) confirmed: Release date, price and specs UK

I'm waiting for confirmation on that. I've 16 GB mentioned but going with the official site for now. Strange to have ** then nothing related to it :/

Features: 
How to choose your Apple Watch: The complete buying guide

Whoops! Corrected. Thanks, Bob.

News: 
Netflix reveals Better Call Saul release date, schedule and trailer

Do you really think we only publish PC buying advice?

Review: 
Netflix vs LoveFilm Instant comparison review: What's the best streaming service?

Amazon Instant Video is not the same as Amazon Prime Instant Video. Those are titles to rent or buy so there is more.

News: 
Not all Lumia smartphones will get an upgrade to Windows 10

You should be fine on a 930. It's new and high-end.

Review: 
Kazam Tornado 348 review: Not enough meat on the thinnest smartphone in the world

Where can you buy it? If we can't get one then it's pretty irellevant

Review: 
Dell Venue 8 7000 hands-on review: Even thinner than the iPad Air 2

I'm waiting for a spec sheet from Dell so will let you know. It could well have both.

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