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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: 
LG G Watch vs Motorola Moto 360 vs Samsung Gear Live: Android Wear smartwatch comparison review

We compare the price, specs and features of the three main Android Wear smartwatches - LG G Watch, Samsung Gear Live and Motorola Moto 360.

News: 
LG G Watch release date, price and specs: Pre-order now in the UK

LG has confirmed a release date and price for the G Watch, which goes on sale via Google Play today. We get our hands on LG's Android Wear smartwatch.

Features: 
Google I/O 2014 as it happened: watch the live video stream and blog from the Google I/O keynote

Google I/O 2014 kicked off today, with a two and a half hour keynote in which Google made big announcements including Android One, Android L…

News: 
New Nexus 10 2 (2014) release date, price and spec rumours: Nexus 10 2 a no-show at Google I/O

Everything you need to know about the new Nexus 10 tablet from Google, including rumoured release dates, prices and specifications.

News: 
Nexus 9 release date, price and specs: HTC Nexus a no-show at Google I/O

Release date, price and specs have emerged for the Google Nexus 9 tablet, by HTC and codenamed 'Volantis'.

News: 
Android Silver for Google I/O 2014: Nexus devices could be history

We investigate and explain what is Android Silver and what it means for Nexus smartphones and tablets

Features: 
HTC One M9: What we want to see from the next flagship smartphone

We round up the top 5 things we want to see from the HTC One M9 flagship smartphone.

News: 
Samsung lowers Galaxy Tab S price to match Apple iPads in the UK

Samsung has slashed the price of the new Galaxy Tab S tablet before launch to match Apple's iPads.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 hands-on review: Android tablet takes on iPad Air and Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet

Samsung has announced new Android tablets, so here's our hands-on with the Galaxy Tab S 10.5.

Review: 
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 hands-on review: High-res tablet takes aim at iPad mini 2 and Nexus 7

We take a look at the new Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 so see what we think in our hands-on review.


 

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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5 things we want to see in Android M: New features and fixes

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iPad mini 3 release date rumours: 'iPad mini Air' will be 30 percent thinner than current model

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Introducing generation tech

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This animated film reveals the importance of designing for everyone