Whether it's the latest Apple commodity flying off the shelves or the next Google invention everyone's buzzing about, you’re bound to be overloaded with info on the latest products in technology during the holidays. We've made it easy to treat the techie in your life to this season's hottest gifts.
1. GOOGLE CHROMECAST
Cast any visual content to your TV with the updated Chromecast. Or connect to any existing speaker wirelessly over the wifi-network with the new Chromecast Audio. You can even connect to multiple Chromecast Audios, to create your own surround sound system.
Google | $35
2. Beats Pill+ Speaker
An update to their popular Pill speaker, the wireless Pill+ fine-tunes high and low frequencies for the purest and clearest sound possible--the way songs were mastered in the studio.
Beats | $230
3. Amazon Kindle Fire HD
Lighter and thinner than ever, the interface on the latest Kindle Fire tablets now mirror the same one found on other Android devices.
Amazon | $230
4. BLUESMART BLUETOOTH LUGGAGE
This smart suitcase comes equipped with a digital lock, battery charger, location tracking, and built-in scale.
Bluesmart | $449
5. AMAZON ECHO
This interactive, hands-free speaker connects the user via Wi-Fi to a cloud-based service called Alexa, which answers general queries from Wikipedia searches to weather, sports and traffic updates, and can help you turn on and off appliances and lights in your home when paired with participating apps.
Amazon | $180
6. iPhone 6s Smart Battery Case + iPhone Lightning Dock
Boost your iPhone charge wherever you are: On the go, the Smart Battery Case ($99) gives your phone up to 25 hours of extra life while displaying the intelligent battery status icon your lock screen so you always know how much charge you have left. When you’re at your desk or in a hotel, the Lightning Dock ($39) lets your phone sit upright while it charges and syncs so you can maximize the speakers.
Apple | $99
7. GOOGLE PIXEL C TABLET
The latest tablet from Google has all the benefits of a full-size keyboard with the flexibility of a tablet. The keyboard magnetically connects to the Pixel C and charges wirelessly when the tablet is shut.
Google | $499