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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


News: 
Google Nexus 11 leaked along with more Samsung Galaxy tablets

The Google Nexus 11 tablet has leaked online along with other Samsung Galaxy Tab devices.

News: 
Barnes & Noble slashes prices of Nook eReaders and tablets

Barnes & Noble has cut the price of its Nook devices for the Get London Reading campaign.

Features: 
How to find out your IP address on Windows

Our step by step guide on how to find out your PC or laptop's IP address in Windows.

Features: 
Best Samsung Galaxy S4 contract deals

We round up the best Samsung Galaxy S4 contract deals so you don't have to do the hard work.

News: 
O2 signs deal with BT for 4G LTE network support

O2 has struck a 10 year with BT to support 4G LTE mobile broadband for its customers.

News: 
Skype launches for Outlook.com email service

A preview of Skype for Outlook.com has launched in the UK today.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy S4 suffers from storage woes

As well as stock shortages, the Samsung Galaxy S4 is suffering from internal storage problems.

Features: 
How to change your PC name in Windows

A step by step guide on how to rename your Windows PC, laptop or tablet.

Features: 
Samsung introduces Galaxy Tab 3 with unimpressive specs

Samsung has suddenly announced its Galaxy Tab 3 tablet.

News: 
Instant messaging overtakes the humble SMS text

Use of instant messaging via services like WhatsApp and iMessage has overtaken regular SMS text messages for the first time.


 

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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2014 Mac mini release date, specs, rumours: When's the new Mac mini coming out?

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Long live the internet fridge: the Internet of Things is coming

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