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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: 
BlackBerry to launch BBM for iOS and Android this summer

BlackBerry will launch BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) on both iOS and Android this summer.

News: 
Google Play Games app leaked ahead of Google I/O

Google I/O developer conference is just around the corner but Google Play Games has already been leaked.

Video: 
Samsung Galaxy S4 video review

Samsung is back with a new flagship Android smartphone. The Galaxy S4 is here to take on the heavyweights including Apple, HTC and Sony. Here's…

News: 
Sony announces Xperia ZR smartphone with Q2 release date

Sony has announced its Xperia ZR smartphone which will get a release date in the second quarter of the year.

News: 
Samsung to help launch 5G mobile broadband by 2020

Samsung has announced developments in 5G which it claims will mean the technology could launch by 2020.

News: 
Nokia Lumia 928 price, specs and release date revealed

Nokia's not so secret Lumia 928 has been unveiled with specs, release date and price.

News: 
Samsung to launch Galaxy S4 Zoom, Galaxy S4 mini and Galaxy S4 Ativ this month

Samsung is expected to announce three new smartphones by the end of May, the Galaxy S4 Zoom, Galaxy S4 mini and Galaxy S4 Ativ.

News: 
ITV Player launches new Android app, but only for Samsung Galaxy users

ITV has launched its new ITV Player catch-up service app on Android which is exclusively available for some Samsung Galaxy devices.

Review: 
Sony SmartWatch review

The Sony SmartWatch is a cool and attractive gadget, offering plenty of apps and functionality. The downsides are a slightly bulky design and the…

News: 
HTC to launch R7 and R12 Windows Blue tablets

HTC is reportedly planning to launch its first Windows RT-based tablets, codenamed R7 and R12.


 

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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