Gadgets Can Make Our Lives Much Easier
Gadgets, be it for ease of communication, for fun purpose or safety and well-being, are an integral part of our lives now. With new inventions everyday and technology reaching every common household, gadgets are no longer limited to only selected individuals. Gadgets not only help us perform our day to day tasks easily, but are also a style statement. At times, we are so attached to our gadgets that even if we replace them with a newer version, the older one stays with us like a souvenir.
Few gadgets are time savior, while others help us to work smart and then there are beautiful gadgets which entertain and also increase the beauty of your home or office. Let’s have a look at few of such really cool gadgets which can make your life easier and also make you stand out from the crowd.
Cool Gadgets to Increase Productivity
Adjustable Laptop Table
You no longer will be bound to sit and work for long hours and can give the necessary stretch to your spine and body because you can work on your laptop even in a standing position. This Adjustable Laptop Table gives you the flexibility to work while sitting on a chair or standing posture or even while relaxing on a bed or a sofa.
This laptop table’s platform is made of board with a coating of soft silica rubber which provides wrist protection and anti-slip system protects your laptop from sliding. The legs are made of aluminum and are sturdy. What's more, it has a place to keep your mouse and a cooling fan at the top of the platform which can be connected through USB to your laptop.
The design is very attractive and the legs can be folded completely to make it highly portable and you can also adjust the angle of the platform of this table as it allows both vertical and angular adjustments. It has soft notches given on one side of the flat-top to prevent things from rolling down when tilted. You can own this from Amazon for Rs. 1,469
Multi Device Bluetooth Keyboard for PC, Smartphone and Tablet
This multi device keyboard from Logitech gives you freedom from tangled wires and works with your laptop, smartphone or tablet and can be connected by Bluetooth at just the tap of an inbuilt switch. It is compatible with Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10; Mac: Mac OS X or later; Chrome OS; iPad or iPhone: iOS 5 or later ; Android tablet or smartphone: Android 3.2 or later with a bluetooth range of 10m.
It has an integrated cradle designed to fit most of the smartphones and tablets with a right angle to have an effective reading view and the fine tuned weight avoids keyboard tipping when in use. It has 12 integrated media and shortcut hot keys which makes the navigation easier. Keyboard layout is designed in such a way that the keys look familiar to both Windows and Mac users.
The battery life is 2 years and the device itself comes with 1 year hardware warranty. This Logitech K480 Multi Device Bluetooth Keyboard for PC, Smartphone and Tablet can be purchased at Amazon for Rs. 2,295.
Fitbit Charge HR Wireless Activity and Fitness Tracker Wristband with Heart Rate Monitor
One of the best Fitness trackers through which you can constantly monitor your heart rate and track your calories burnt as well. This tracker not only helps you to keep a tab on your health, but is equally useful to maintain workout intensity. The tracker records your workouts and track all-day activities like heart rate, steps, distance, calories burned, stairs climbed and active minutes. The caller ID on the tracker makes sure that you don’t miss your important calls while you are away from your phone as the fitness tracker dashboard displays your incoming calls.
You can also see the real-time exercise stats and the summaries automatically show-up on the dashboard. The MobileRun feature is especially useful when you want to check your velocity, distance, splits and routes. Apart from working as a regular watch, the auto sleep and alarm caller id makes your life a little easier and with a battery life of five days, you don’t have to worry about charging it every day. You can buy this at Amazon for Rs. 14,669.
Best Gadgets for Your Home
Wireless Bluetooth Headphones
These Boat Rockerz 510 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones are signature Boat sonic HD sound headphones, with super extra bass. The treble performance gives you an excellent listening experience minus the tangled wires. It is compatible with most iOS and Android devices: smartphones, tablets, PCs and other devices that support a Bluetooth wireless audio profile Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) or 3.5 mm audio output. The soft faux leather on the earpads are extremely comfortable and the foam inside the ear pads gives the much required cushioning so that your ears don’t hurt while wearing these for long periods.
The headphones look amazingly stylish and sturdy, thanks to the precisely crafted aluminum plats which gives it a premium look. These are lightweight at just 230 gms. The master control board provides you with the ease to play, pause, change tracks, answer, reject calls, control volumes , right at the headphone itself. The inbuilt microphone lets you talk over the phone seamlessly and hands-free. The awesome battery life of almost 8 hours is one more reason to go for this headphone. This product can be purchased at Amazon for Rs. 1,999
Sensor with Light and Energy Saving Motion Detector Wall Mounted Switch
This unique product has a 360 Degree Motion Sensor with Light Sensor and an energy-saving detector switch which can be mounted to a ceiling. It’s a nice way to show your concern towards energy-saving & is also easy to install. You can adjust the lights to switch off at a delay of 10 Seconds to 7 Minutes in case of no motion & also adjust the brightness to turn on the light during day or night. It can be used with lamps, incandescent lamps (bulbs), old-fashioned fluorescent lamps, electronic fluorescent ring lamps, spotlights, transformers and small electrical appliances.
This device can detect motion from as far as 10 meters and is ideal for home, shops, parking area, corridors, bathroom and offices and can be purchased at Amazon for Rs. 546
24 LED Solar Light for Home Garden Motion Sensor Outdoor Lamp
Hardoll 24 LED Solar Light for Home Garden Motion Sensor Outdoor Lamp is a wireless solar powered light with three optional modes. You can choose the perfect mode according to your diverse needs, the full-on mode for the front door, outdoor & backyard, the reduced light mode suitable for balcony railing, side and back yard and motion detection mode suits for garage & pathways.
It has 3 LED lights on both the sides and 18 lights in the front. The wide-angle design of the light covers a larger area to illuminate. The corner LED’s cover the side areas thus lighting almost 180 degrees of the front area. The product should be put in direct sunlight all day so that it can absorb more sunlight for charging. The sensitive motion sensor detects motion from up to 26 ft away and the light is waterproof and hence apt for outer areas like garden and an open terrace.
Super bright rechargeable 24 led solar lights: 24 LED design provides a super bright level of illumination for a wide area, which is much brighter than other similar solar lights in the market. This Solar Motion Sensor Emergency Rechargeable Light can Be mounted on the wall with the provided wall plug and screws in no time, comes with a warranty of 12 months and can be purchased at Amazon for Rs.1,050
Plastic Musical Pot with Bluetooth Speakers, LED Lights and Touch Control Piano System
This musical pot with Bluetooth speakers, LED lights and touch control piano system helps in anxiety & stress release apart from being an attractive pot which enhances the beauty of your room. Just one touch on the plant and music will start flowing in the room along-with blinking colourful led light. With every touch on the plant, you will get the feel of playing the piano as the sound changes with every tap. Bluetooth speaker can be attached through a phone or tablet and other Bluetooth devices and has a range of 10 m. Just connect the device and this flowerpot immediately changes into a speaker. The seven colour led light on the pot gives it a beautiful and stylish look in the dark or in dim light. You can grow your favourite plant inside home or office using this amazing musical & lightning flower pot.
This pot has a water immersion hole right at the bottom like your regular flower pot and any excess water inside the pot would be automatically cleared off. The USB powered battery gives 12 hours of playback and the device can be brought from Amazon at Rs. 767
Smart Bluetooth Motorbike Helmet
If you are a biker and love riding, then this is the perfect gift which you can present yourself. This super-cool smart Bluetooth helmet let’s you communicate on the road without having to flout any traffic rules and without even stopping midway. Almost all of the Bluetooth enabled devices such as iPod, iPhones or android devices can be connected to the helmet instantly and you can make or receive calls or listen to your favorite band without even touching your phone as the device uses voice command. Moreover, the voice based GPS navigation tells you your exact location and also provides directions.
The Smart Helmet has an inbuilt FM radio just in case your mobile runs out of battery. The product comes with a charger and once fully charged, it can play music for a good 3 hours. This flip-up helmet is equipped with a visor and is available on Flipkart for Rs. 4,790
Echo Dot (3rd Gen) – New and Improved Smart Speaker with Alexa
This new era, 3rd Gen Echo Dot is a glimpse of the knock of AI in our lives. This voice-controlled Bluetooth enabled speaker can change the way you perform your daily chores. It is not only a smart device, but a personal assistant at your disposal every time. Play your favourite music, answer questions, read the news, check the weather, set alarms, control compatible smart home devices like lights, plugs and even keeping a tab of your grocery items. You name it and Alexa will do it for you.
Echo Dot is designed around your privacy. You have the option to turn off the microphone button to disconnect the microphones. You can connect other speakers with a 3.5 mm audio cable or Bluetooth. Also, you can call anyone using the Echo device or Alexa app across the globe or type in a quick message and also make Skype calls, all hands-free. Alexa has 15000 skills and continuously improving with the latest updates. This device can be purchased on Amazon for Rs. 3,999
Digital Photo Frame with Remote
This Digital photo frame by Xech not only showcases your beautiful memories, your pictures, videos, plays songs, but also adds up to the beauty of your living room. This remote-controlled device with 7 inches LED-backlit screen can play slideshows at the press of a button with your favourite music playing in the background. It can be kept on the table as well as can be mounted on the wall and has an expandable memory of up to 32 GB with USB and SD card slots.
The digital photo frame can also be an ideal gift option for people who are not very tech-savvy as you simply need to insert the SD card of your camera and the slide show will commence. The Digital photo frame has four modes for playing music, three modes for pictures & video playing and eleven different slide show transition effects. This device is adapter operated, comes with 1-year warranty and can be purchased on Amazon for Rs. 7,999
Bonus Idea: Hobbitos Syma X15W Wi-Fi FPV Drone
Now, this is a device which is going to make you popular in your neighbourhood. The Drone Camera Real-Time Video APP Control RC Quadcopter with Flight Plan, Altitude Hold, 3D Flips, Headless Mode, One Key to Return, LED Lights.
The Hobbitos Syma X15W Wi-Fi FPV Drone is an app-controlled portable drone with camera and can be controlled by your smartphone or tablet. It has inbuilt controls which allows the drone to automatically pilot in the direction drawn by you on the phone. The live stream transmits the view captured by the camera and you can move the drone to see the views which it is unable to capture. It also has a gravity control mode in which you can control it by tilting your phone in different directions. The amazing 360 degrees flip over feature helps it do all king of tumbling and rotating functions which is a delight to watch. It has a LED light due to which it can be flown at night as well.
It has a video recording feature of 720 P along with the rotatable camera and can fly up to a height of 50 m. The flight time is around 8 minutes after which the battery needs to be recharged. You can also fly it without mobile and just with the help of remote. A cool gadget for fun and also taking selfies which your friends would envy, this product can be purchased at Flipkart for Rs. 4,699
Rule The Streets with These Coolest Gadgets Available in 2019
Besides being helpful in making our lives easier, gadgets are a privilege to own. So, if you want to outsmart your friends, these are the gadgets you must have this year. Pick the best one for yourself or for gifting your loved ones.