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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: 
HTC One / M7 leaked image ahead of launch

Hours before the scheduled launch of the HTC One / M7, fresh images of the device have been leaked online. Here are the HTC One / M7 leaked images.

News: 
Samsung Galaxy S4 to be launched on 14 March

Samsung's much talked about Galaxy S4 smartphone will be announced on 14 March in New York, according to the latest reports.

News: 
Windows Live Messenger to make way for Skype on 8 April

Microsoft has confirmed it will replace Windows Live Messenger, aka MSN Messenger, with Skype on 8 April.

News: 
4G launch will affect millions of TV sets

Millions of TV viewers across the UK will experience disruption when 4G LTE mobile networks launch later this year.

Features: 
Which smartphone has the highest resolution camera?

Which smartphone has the highest camera resolution? Read our guide to find out which smartphones have the highest resolution cameras.

News: 
iOS 6.1 hack bypasses iPhone 5 pin code

A hack for iOS 6.1 has been published online showing how user caneasily bypass an iPhone 5's pin code.

News: 
Sony PS4 touch enabled controller revealed

A touchscreen controller for Sony's upcoming PS4 console has been leaked online.

Video: 
Samsung Galaxy S3 mini video review

Looking for a decent Android smartphone, but don't want anything as big and expensive as the Samsung Galaxy S3? Watch our Galaxy S3 mini video…

News: 
LG announces Optimus L Series 2 smartphones ahead of MWC

LG has gone an announced its Optimus L Series 2 smartphones before this month's Mobile World Congress (MWC).

News: 
Samsung to launch Galaxy S4 mini and Galaxy Watch

Samsung's highly anticipated Galaxy S4 might be accompanied by a Galaxy S4 mini and a smart watch.


 

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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