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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 S3 review - how does the Android phone that changed everything stack up now?

The Samsung Galaxy S3 made a major breakthrough for Android phones. The Galaxy S III is the first Android device that gave Apple's iPhone a tough…

News: 
Acer will launch wearable tech next year including a smart watch

Acer has said is looking into wearable technology like a smart watch which will launch in 2014.

Review: 
Sony Xperia Tablet Z review: super slim Android tablet

Back for its third attempt at a tablet, Sony has brought along Xperia Tablet Z, a high-end Android tablet. Read our Sony Xperia Tablet Z review to…

News: 
Nokia to reveal Lumia EOS PureView smartphone on 11 July

Nokia Lumia EOS PureView smartphone to arrive at NYC event on 11 July.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy S5 to use metal 'Design 3.0' casing

That right, rumours have started emerging surrounding the Samsung Galaxy S5 and kicking things off is that it will supposedly use a metal casing.

Features: 
Xbox One price: Pre-order the new Xbox console

Microsoft has announced the Xbox One and you want one, so we're here to help. Here's where you can pre-order your Xbox One games console and the…

Features: 
PlayStation 4 price in UK: what will the PS4 cost?

Everything you need to know about the price of the Sony PS4 in the UK.

Features: 
PS4 event E3 2013: PlayStation 4 launch as it happened

Join us for live video coverage of Sony's PS4 press conference at E3 2013.

News: 
Britons offered PCs and laptops from £24

A new scheme backed by Microsoft is offering consumers in Briton PCs and laptops from just £24.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy S4 vs iPhone 5 vs HTC One comparison review

Three of the biggest smartphones on the market are the Galaxy S4, iPhone and HTC One, so we've put them up against each other. See what happens in…


 

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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