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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: 
Samsung Galaxy S4 to launch in 6 models

Samsung's imminent Galaxy S4 smartphone will launch in six different models.

Features: 
Nokia Lumia 520 hands-on review

Nokia announced a new budget Windows Phone 8 smartphone at MWC, the Lumia 520. Here's our Nokia Lumia 520 hands-on review.

News: 
BlackBerry Z10 gets first software update

BlackBerry has started rolling out the first software update for its flagship Z10 smartphone.

News: 
Sky buys out O2 and BE broadband

Sky has announced a £180m deal with Telefonica to buy its O2 and BE broadband businesses.

Review: 
Firefox OS on ZTE Open hands-on review

MWC 2013 has brought with it a new operating system for smartphones, Mozilla's Firefox OS. Here's our Firefox OS on ZTE Open hands-on review.

Features: 
Nokia Lumia 720 hands on review

Our hands on with the Nokia Lumia 720, from MWC 2013.

Video: 
Sony Xperia Z video review

Sony's new flagship Android smartphone is the Xperia Z, with a 5in Full HD screen. Here's our Sony Xperia Z video review.

Review: 
LG Optimus L5 2 and Optimus L3 2 hands-on review

LG has announced a raft of new smartphones at MWC this year and the first to hit the UK will be the Optimus L5 2 and Optimus L3 2. Read our LG…

News: 
UK gamers disappointed with PS4 launch

Sony has disappointed the majority of UK gamers with its PS4 launch event.

Features: 
Google announces Chromebook Pixel

Google has unveiled is latest laptop, the Chromebook Pixel.


 

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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