Gadgets are everyone’s best friends. It is therefore apparent that you struggle hard to find the best gadgets you can own to floor your friends, relatives or loved ones and, at the same time, attract the envious attention of others. It is difficult to pinpoint the gadgets you should have because it depends on your individual preferences which are likely to differ from another’s. However, there are some gadgets that outdo the others in the market. We don’t expect you to blow away your paycheck recklessly, so here we’ve compiled a list of top 10 amazing gadgets you should have but consider your pocket before purchasing one.
10. Portable AQ SmartSpeaker:
Wireless speakers, whether big or small, offer great sound quality and a clutter-free environment to the listener. One of the best in the category of wireless speakers is the AQ SmartSpeaker. Portable enough to be carried just anywhere, the speaker can play music from all AirPlay enabled devices. Besides working with all Apple iDevices, the AQ SmartSpeaker works with Android devices using “AQ Play” app and with Windows devices using “Play To” app. Offering 10 hours play time the speakers also allows for iPhone and iPod charging.
9. Kodak Playfull:
Apart from a camera, the camcorder is the probably the finest way to capture each moment of your life. If you are a frequent camper or hiker, you’ll definitely need a camcorder to capture your every stride, and what better than the Kodak Playfull waterproof camcorder – the best of them all. The Playfull gives the user a 720p HD video in a small, affordable package. It is small enough to be easily carried around in the pocket and offers up to 10 hours of video recording. It indeed qualifies in this list of amazing gadgets. USB cable is provided with the camcorder to transfer your conquests (the videos) on your PC or laptop.
8. Bose Quiet Comfort 15:
Every geek needs a pair of headphones and Bose is the best maker to opt for. Bose’s new Quiet Comfort 15 is currently the best when it comes to delivering quality sound and silencing capabilities. The pair of noise-cancelling headphones is the best out there because of its extraordinarily comfortable, foldable design with an enhanced sound quality and very effective noise-canceling technology.
7. Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G:
There are so many competitors in the eBook market now, yet Amazon with its Kindle line of eReaders remains on the top. The Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 3G is the newest offering from Kindle and is perhaps the best in the market. Featuring a 758 x 1024-pixel 6-inch touchscreen display with built-in light, the Paperwhite can be read in the dark. Offering faster page refresh rate and a humongous eight week battery backup, the Paperwhite gives the owner access to over a million eBooks on the Kindle book store.
6. Apple iPod Touch:
The reshuffle in the iPod lineup by Apple gave birth to the 5th generation of iPod Touch, which is now the best MP3 music player you can grab hold of in the market. The 2012 5th gen iPod Touch features a great front camera and a cool 5MP camera on the back capable of 1080p video recording. Powered by iOS 6 with a 4-inch Retina Display, the 5th generation iPod Touch is available in up to 64GB model and is thinner than the iPhone.
5. Microsoft Xbox 360 S:
If you like playing video games then you perhaps aren’t alien to Microsoft Xbox. The Microsoft Xbox 360 S is the latest and the best game console you can buy as of now. Accompanied by the prowess of Kinect’s motion sensing technology, the Xbox 360 S comes in a sleeker design and has much quieter and better operating ability than its predecessors. Featuring a better cooling facility to add to your gaming hours, the Xbox 360 S has a dedicated Kinect port besides touch enabled power controls and disk tray, Wi-Fi, USB ports and 250GB hard drive. All these great features has qualified the new Xbox to enter this list of amazing gadgets.
4. Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V:
A compact camera is what every individual wants, and the best compact camera that you can pick from the market at present is the feature-rich Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V. With a great blend of high speed and cool photo quality, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V has shooting options for all kinds of users. Featuring an 18.2MP Exmor R CMOS sensor with 20x Optical Zoom and 3.0-inch LCD, the Cyber-shot HX30V camera shoots photos in full HD with high speed auto focus option. The camera’s built-in Wi-Fi makes sure you can share your click on the social network instantly.
3. 13-inch Apple MacBook Air:
The MacBook Airs haven’t gone through many revolutionary improvements in 2012 yet the 13-inch MacBook Air from Apple is perhaps the best laptop out there. Featuring a 2560×1600 pixels high-resolution display – which is the highest resolution you can get in a 13-inch laptop – this MacBook Air also comes with two Thunderbolt/DisplayPort outputs and an HDMI port. Powered by a 1.8GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor (Turbo Boost up to 2.8GHz), the laptop also features 720p FaceTime HD camera, Bluetooth 4.0, Full-size backlit keyboard and up to 7 hours of battery backup.
2. New Apple iPad:
If you don’t have a tablet, or you want a new tablet, the best one for you will be the New iPad, or the third generation iPad launched in March 2012. The New iPad marketed by Apple features a Retina display and a powerful 5MP camera on the rear. Powered by an Apple A5X quad-core graphics processor, the tablet comes with Siri – voice-activated software, HD 1080p video recording and all the technical finesse of the iOS 5.1.
1. Apple iPhone 5:
We all need a phone; it is probably a lifeline for all of us. We need a phone for everything and we need a phone that’s the best. So, the best phone that you can have is the iPhone 5 from Apple. It doesn’t really seem possible that an iPhone with a larger 4-inch Retina Display, a faster A6 processor, ultra fast wireless technology and an 8MP iSight camera can be stuffed into a body that thin and that light. iPhone 5 isn’t the lightest phone but it surely is the lightest and the thinnest iPhone ever made. Of course, the future will give us better options but iPhone 5 is the best the present can offer.