Over the years we’ve seen a plethora of gadgets come across our desk… everything from the smallest camera to the most elusive and futuristic devices to hit the market place. And trust me, when I say “you’ve seen nothing yet,” hold on tight and fasten your seatbelts as we take you on a journey to some of the best new gadgets and other electronics you can not be without.
Though I must admit, it can be a little overwhelming at times trying to keep up with the current trends which spans across a broad range of tech categories (i.e., smartwatches, premium headsets, computer & mobile devices). However, out of all the new hot tech gadgets that intrigues us here at Cool Must Have Gadgets, below is a list of our most favorites:
Gerber Steady Tool
Built for the weekend adventurer, the Gerber Steady Tool combines the utility of a multi-tool and the functionality of a tripod for compact digital cameras (up to 340 grams) and smart phones (up to 170 grams). It comes equipped with an adjustable cell phone and screw-in camera mount, along with two foldable legs that serve as a tripod. Features a fine edge blade, a serrated blade, three screwdrivers, a bottle opener, pliers and wire cutters.
PhotoFast LITE i-FlashDrive
Finally, a flash drive that allows for two-way storage between your devices and your computer! The PhotoFast® LITE i-FlashDrive provides storage for text, image, audio, and video files, and the free app makes it easy to upload, manage, and transfer files across multiple platforms including iPad®, iPhone® and more. Use PhotoFast LITE to free up space on your phone and play music and videos directly from the flash drive. Other features include secure file encryption, contacts backup/restore, voice recording and video streaming via Airplay, and direct access to Dropbox.
The best part is that PhotoFast LITE requires no Wi-Fi, network signal, or battery power. Simply plug the Lightning® connector into your compatible device, or the USB connector into your computer (Mac or PC) to access your files! Whether you’re traveling for business, stuck in a remote area with no cell reception, or just want to share files between devices, PhotoFast LITE fits perfectly into any lifestyle.
TomTom Interactive GPS Golfer Watch
This golfing wearable stores data for over 34,000 courses and uses its GPS connection to give you vital stats like hazard location and green distance. It also helps you keep score and receives course updates wirelessly via your connected smartphone.
In addition, the TomTom Golfer features built-in scorekeeping while tracking distance travelled and calories burned during your round. Featuring a lightweight 1.9 oz design, it is water resistant up to 164′ (40m) and has a battery life of up to 10 hours while using GPS features.
App-Controlled Batman Batmobile Tumbler
Bring the Dark Knight to your living room…
With this incredible App-Controlled Batman Batmobile Tumbler, you can recreate the action from The Dark Knight trilogy right in your own home! Use the app (available for iOS and Android®) to speed around the house, open and close the cockpit, control spoiler movements, and more. The built-in camera lets you snap photos and record video throughout the ride—even in the dark! But beware: with its authentic lights and sound effects, you might start to think YOU are Batman!
14 Language Talking Translator
The XPlorer from Lingo® is the Talking Translator that pronounces over 240,000 words and 27,000 typical phrases in 14 languages – including English, Spanish, French, Italian, German, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Dutch, Portuguese, Greek, Hebrew and Arabic. Pocket sized and portable, XPlorer TTX-14 can help your worldwide travel be satisfying, as you order the meals you like, find the shopping you’re looking for and ask the questions that deepen your international experience.
The Lingo® XPlorer Talking Translator translates with both audio and display. It features conversions for clothing, shoe sizes and currency, a 200-city world time clock with alarm, a calendar and calculator, and a comprehensive English dictionary. This sleek handheld is easy to use. Simply type a word on the screen and select the language you wish it to be translated in – the XPlorer pronounces it at the touch of a button. You can choose complete phrases, which are segmented by situations and categories related to travel. A large backlit display makes it easy to see your keyboard and translations even at night.
Bluetooth Video Recording Sunglasses
The rechargeable Bluetooth Video Recorder Sunglasses have a hidden micro camera that shoots photos and records 720p high-definition video with audio. And, you’ll never miss a call while wearing these secretive shades, because they pair with any Bluetooth-enabled smartphone to become a speakerphone. Add an optional 8GB MicroSD card to store a whopping three hours of high-def video — or up to 40,000 photos! Charger plugs into computer via USB or an AC adapter.
Electric Folding Bike
It’s the perfect go anywhere urban commuter – the e-Bike. This long-range portable electric bicycle will carry you up to 20 miles at an effortless 20 miles per hour. This innovative electric bike folds down small enough that you can take it anywhere. Go ahead, carry this eco-friendly bike on the subway or bus. Or toss it in the trunk of your car. The simple pull-up folding design makes it easy to unfold and glide through the streets when you get to your destination. Great for navigating city streets or college campuses, with the e-Bike you’ll arrive fresh. Hey, if you want some exercise you can always turn off the electric motor and pedal, then switch the electric bike back on when you need a break. This electric folding bike is so exhilarating you’ll forget you’re protecting the planet!
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Avegant Glyph – Video Headset
Glyph mediawear is the world’s first personal theater designed with lightweight portability, rich audio and amazingly precise video.Sophisticated, understated, elegant. The Glyph’s streamlined design communicates its extraordinary abilities at first glance. The mediawear delivers audio, or vision plus audio, in a familiar form that goes anywhere with you—a distinct advantage over other head-mounted displays. Put the Glyph on, and you’ll get the idea in seconds. It’s that intuitive.The Glyph recreates natural sight—there’s no screen. Avegant’s patented Retinal Imaging Technology uses advanced optics and microscopic mirrors to project images directly to the eyes. It’s more like seeing than watching.