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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: 
Facebook Home hits 500,000 downloads but gets bad reviews

Facebook's new Home app for Android has been downloaded at least 500,000 times but gets bad reviews from users.

Features: 
Archos unveils trio of Android smartphones

Archos has announced its first set of budget Android smartphones.

News: 
Budget iPhone leaked with price and release date

A photo of Apple's alleged budget iPhone with a plastic case has been leaked online.

Features: 
TomTom launches Runner and Multi-Sport GPS watches

TomTom has announced a new range of GPS watches, the Runner and Multi-Sport.

Video: 
Motorola Razr HD video review - a solid Android phone at an odd price

We like the Motorola Razr HD - a solid choice of Android smartphone at a slightly too high price. Watch our Motorola Razr HD video review to find…

News: 
Razer honours unauthorised 90 percent discount code

Razer has confirmed that it will go ahead with orders placed with an unauthorised 90 percent discount code.

News: 
Twitter #Music app launches for iPhone and web

Twitter has officially launched its Twitter #Music app, allowing users to discover new music.

News: 
LG to launch Optimus G2 smartphone in Q3

LG has confirmed that it will launch a follow-up smartphone to the Optimus G in the third quarter of this year.

News: 
John Lewis Broadband free with tech purchases

John Lewis has announced that it will give away free broadband with in-store technology purchases such as tablets.

News: 
Google Glass hits eBay pushing $100k

Google has started giving out test samples of Google Glass to keen enthusiasts but that hasn't stopped the gadget popping up on eBay.


 

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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