Are you a gadget freak and wondering what new gadgets are out in the market this year?
There are loads of new surprises this year. Let’s look into the top ten coolest gadgets of 2017
#1. Dell 2-in-1 Laptops
Among the several convertible laptops introduced by Dell, Latitude 7285 and XPS 13 are the two most notable models out this year.
Latitude 7285 belongs to Surface Pro 4 rival and features a sharp screen, a stylus and a keyboard like that of a laptop.
XPS 13 is the updated version and features a flexible rotating hinge that makes it easy to set the device in different positions.
#2. Amazon Echo
The amazing Amazon Echo is a three-in-one device that features a voice-controlled Wi-Fi and Bluetooth speaker that can play music directly from Amazon Music, Bluetooth enabled device connection and a Spotify premium account.
The Amazon Echo also features a smart voice assistant called Alexa. And it is capable of doing calculations, answering queries, setting timers, reminding you what’s on your calendar and other important things that require a little bit of assistance. It is just like Cortona, Siri or Google Assistant.
It is integrated with third party apps that allow users to easily avail information. Some of this include looking for train times, etc.
Lastly, Amazon Echo is also a great home assistant. It can set scenes, turn devices on or off for you if you just say, ‘ Alexa, set the scenes’ or ‘Alexa, turn off the living room light’.
#3. Philips Hue Bulbs
Are you still stuck in the days of incandescent lighting? Switch your life to limitless possibilities with Philips Hue Bulbs.
Just like security systems and door locks, light bulbs too have become exponentially smarter compared to the stand incandescent bulbs. You can in fact control a variety of connected lights with just a few taps on your smartphone device.
Not just that, you can also wirelessly control and set the color combination and intensity of your home/office lighting. There are unlimited wow factors about Philip Hue bulbs once you put on your first smart bulb. However, it is convenience and utility that makes it the right one for Editor’s Choice Award.
#4. Asus Zenfone AR
Everyone is optimistic about the future being more than just hailing cabs, video chatting or playing games.
And Asus Zenfone AR is the living proof of this belief. The smartphone device features an augmented and virtual reality experience. In addition, the device is supported with two technologies – Tango and Daydream.
These two technologies make up a tailored hardware, which is capable of tracking motion, perceiving depth and learning about the surroundings through VR and AR apps.
#5. iPhone 7 Plus
There is no doubt about it. iPhone 7 Plus is the best when it comes to point-and-shoot cameras. It’s iOS platform and metal APIs make a good device for interesting killer games. The iPhone 7 plus, when combined with the new SoC is capable of driving higher frame rates compared to the rest.
Speaking of features, the iPhone 7 Plus has a display size of 5.5 inch, 1080 X 1920 p SoC. It has an Apple A10 Fushion Ram, a 3GB storage of 32/128/256 GB, a camera of 12 MP and 7 MP and a non-removable battery of Li-Ion 2900 mAh.
#6. Polaroid Pop
Need to take an urgent photo for your interview but don’t know how? Then Polaroid Pop would be what you will have to depend on next time.
It’s a photo printing camera and looks like a digital logenze. Excited already? So how does it work? The device features a 3.97 inch touchscreen LCD on the rear end of the device.
After you click a picture, the photos get printed out on Zink paper, where the crystals get activated to create pictures that make you feel awesome.
#7. Master & Dynamic’s MW50’s
If you are really serious about music, then Master & Dynamic’s MW50’s is the headphone you should pick up.
It’s all about style and luxury. It has got the quasi-retro aesthetic feel about it and its headband and earpads are lined with lambskin and cowhide. Much of its frame is built of stainless steel.
It has got an excellent Bluetooth connective range that roughly varies around 100 feet. It has also got a battery range of upto 16 hours. So you can easily go for days and weeks without having to charge. However, this depends on your usage patterns.
Speaking of audio quality, the output is clean and the music flow is well balanced across highs, mids and the lows.
#8. Osterhout Design Group’s R-8 and R-9
Everybody seems to be into virtual reality nowadays! R-8 and R-9 are the first consumer AR/VR glasses launched by the ODG group.
Built on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 chip , the R-8 and R-9 are made for a wide range of consumers as well as light business users.
#9. Motiv’s Fitness Tracking Ring
You have heard about fitness tracker wrist bands like Fitbit. Now there is another fitness tracker that you can wear around your finger.
This is called Motiv’s Fitness Tracking Ring. This titanium encased device is capable of tracking both sleep and fitness. This includes calories, steps and distance. It has a strong battery life that can extend upto three to five days on one charge. Other than this, the fitness tracking ring can also manage to pack in an optical heart sensor.
#10. Griffin Connected Toaster
Finally! A toaster that’s as smart as you when it comes to beginning the day with a good breakfast.
With this smart toaster, you can now micromanage how much you want your bread to be toasted. You can do this using the Griffin Connected Toaster app. With this app, you can set the time and get instant notifications when your bread is done.
Hope this list can help you out while you are trying to shop for the best technology and gadget this year. Do you know about any new gadget that nobody knows about yet? Tell us about it.
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