TECH AND GADGETS
There are a lot of great things on our holiday gift guide this year! We had to break them up into several different categories to make it easier for you to find what you are looking for. Be sure to look through all of the gift guides for great gift ideas for everyone on your list! This is a list of Tech and Gadgets for all ages. We received some of these items for review. All opinions are my own.
|Rocketbook – The Everlast notebook feels like a traditional notebook but wipes clean for endless pages, notes, and doodles. The Everlast works with any pen from the Pilot Frixion line and is connected to all of your favorite cloud services. With Optical Character Recognition (OCR) features, the Rocketbook allows users to transcribe and search handwritten notes right in the Rocketbook App. Learn more here: https://getrocketbook.com|
|SKY TOTE Battery Base for Echo 2 – SKY TOTE provides cordless freedom, letting you unplug and take Alexa anywhere within WIFI range. Following three successful launches in the company’s first year, SKYTOTE is the latest of several smart assistant accessory products Ninety7 plans to release this year for both Amazon Echo and Google Home. Learn more here: https://ninety7.com/products/sky-tote-battery-base-for-amazon-echo-2|
UnPlugged 5k Portable Wireless Charger – Leave your cords behind and simply place any Qi-enabled smartphone on the surface of the powerbank and the smartphone will begin charging on contact. This portable charger gives you the ability to charge 2 devices at once, charge one device via the built-in USB-A port and charge another device wirelessly. Learn more here https://mycharge.com/collections/unplugged-series/products/unplugged-5k
myFlipShade – myFlipShade is the first and only iPhone accessory that’s unique shade can be used to block the sun’s glare, work as a phone stand, and keep the rain off your phone for the ultimate in privacy and functionality. It is easy to use, simply attaches to you phone with an adhesive dot. Fold the shade and side wings out when needed and tuck it back behind your phone and out of the way when you don’t. You can also pop it on and off your phone several times as the adhesive works for several applications. Learn more here https://www.target.com/bp/myflipshade
Acer Chromebook – The Acer Chromebook 15 CB3-532-C8DF has a 15.6-inch display (Acer is the only Chromebook provider in the industry with a 15.6” display on a Chromebook) which makes it perfect for viewing multiple windows, videos and photos. Less scrolling and more doing! And speaking of more doing, this Chromebook gets up to 12 hours of battery life so you can go all day minus the power cord if you so choose. Learn more here https://www.acer.com/ac/en/US/content/model/NX.GHJAA.009
NEW Nintendo 2DS XL – Gamers of all ages can play in style with the New Nintendo 2DS XL system. It gives you the power of the New Nintendo 3DS XL system in a streamlined. Colorful accents add style, while the sleek clamshell design makes it comfortable to hold. A fast processor offers short loading times. The C Stick brings enhanced controls (like intuitive camera control) to compatible games, while ZL and ZR buttons give you plenty of options. You can play all Nintendo 3DSand most Nintendo DS games in 2D on this system. Compared to Nintendo 2DS systems. (This one I bought on my own because I love it SO MUCH!) Get your Nintendo 2DS XL here.
Arlo Pro Wireless Home Security Camera System – Arlo Pro wire-free security cameras let you watch over what you love from every angle, indoors and out, day and night. Arlo Pro includes rechargeable batteries, motion and sound-activated alerts, 2-way audio, a 100+ decibel siren, and 7 days of free cloud HD video recordings. Arlo covers every angle to help keep you safe and protected. (We bought this and are excited to try it) Get your Arlo Security System here.
Amazon Echo with Alexa – Amazon Echo is a hands-free speaker you control with your voice. Echo connects to the Alexa Voice Service to play music, ask questions, make calls, send and receive messages, provide information, news, sports scores, weather, and more—instantly. All you have to do is ask.
Echo has an enhanced speaker that now features Dolby processing for improved immersive sound. It has seven microphones and beamforming technology so it can hear you from across the room—even while music is playing. When you want to use Echo, just say the wake word “Alexa” and Echo responds instantly. (We bought another one of these to have in our upstairs). Get your Amazon Echo here.
Apple Watch Series 3 – Comes with GPS, Optical heart sensor, Digital Crown, S3 with dual-core processor, Accelerometer and gyroscope. It is Swimproof and equipped with watchOS 5. Great gift for Apple lovers. Get your Apple Watch here. (We did not get this for review. Just like the product).
Samsung Galaxy Watch – Go nonstop for days on a single charge. The wireless charger lets you power up without slowing down. (Average expected performance based on typical use. Results may vary.) Available in two sizes and three colors, the Galaxy Watch offers stylish watch faces so realistic they hardly look digital. Plus, choose from a collection of interchangeable bands. Pairs with both Android and iOS smartphones via Bluetooth connection. Get your Samsung Galaxy Watch here.
HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2018
Be sure to also look at our KIDS, TOYS and GAMES gift guide, FOOD AND KITCHEN gift guide, ENTERTAINMENT gift guide, BOOKS gift guide, PETS gift guide, HOME AND OFFICE gift guide, and FASHION gift guide.