With the plethora of tech products that are being released every other day, it can be quite a challenge to find out what’s really worth shelling out the big bucks for. We rounded up some of the coolest gizmos on the market that are sure to delight any techie.
Acer OJO 500 Windows Mixed Reality Headset
Acer is set to shake up the VR world with the OJO 500 Windows Mixed Reality Headset ($599). Taking gameplay to a whole new level, this device offers a unique detachable design and an effortless set-up which makes it great for beginners – just plug and play! The specs are not to be scoffed at either; it’s the first VR headset that comes equipped with an integrated audio pipe for a more immersive experience. How cool is that?
Gen 5 Fossil Touchscreen Smartwatch
Fossil has always been known for its understated yet stylish hybrid watches – and the Gen 5 Fossil Touchscreen Smartwatch ($509) is one of the best yet. A sophisticated blend of style and function, it introduces updated technology smarts such as an extended battery life up to 24 hours and a swimproof speaker that allows users to answer calls directly from your wrist – all packed into a sleek body. Perfect for the tech-savvy and fashion-forward!
JBL TUNE 120TWS
Wireless earbuds are dime a dozen these days, but finding a true wireless pair that doesn’t burn a hole in your wallet is hard to come by. For something a little more accessible, consider opting for the JBL TUNE 120TWS ($149). Equipped with a 5.8mm driver that unleashes solid bass sound for up to 16 hours, these buds offer an amplified audio experience that can easily give AirPods a run for their money. In addition, it comes with intuitive controls that allow for hands-free calls and instant access to voice-enabled functions at the push of a button.
Oppo Reno Z
Can’t afford to splash your cash on an expensive Apple device? The Oppo Reno Z ($399) is your best bet when it comes to mid-range Android options. The newest baby of the Reno series, this smartphone packs in solid features including dual camera functionality, a 32MP front cam for flawless selfies, and an innovative 6.4-inch waterdrop screen coupled with a hidden fingerprint unlock technology. The design is just as slick as its specs, utilising a new borderless design for a more immersive experience.
Samsung Galaxy Note10
Take note, Android fam: electronics giant Samsung has unveiled the Galaxy Note10 (POA). Packing in the best productivity tools into one device, this new powerhouse brings to life next-level features such as an enhanced S Pen, pro-grade camera and top gaming specs to ensure maximum performance. For the first time ever in Note history, it also comes in two sizes: Note10 with a 6.3-inch display, and Note10+ with a 6.8-inch screen.
Sony RX100 VII
Get ready to up your photography game with the Sony RX100 VII (POA). The newest addition to its compact camera lineup, this snapper packs in superb levels of autofocus performance and movie-making capabilities, such as real-time tracking and super slow motion recording. The best bit? Imagine having all these mirrorless-worthy functions in a cam that fits in your pocket!