Technology gifts are trending big this year and top those “must have” lists. But with all the choices out there, how do you decide what to buy?
Tech Expert Andrea Smith has partnered with these companies to help us find the best tech gifts of the season.
With so many people getting tech gadgets for the holidays, this is a must-have for every home!
eero Home WiFi System
eero is the world’s first home WiFi system. Instead of relying on a single router, multiple eeros connect wirelessly to form a mesh network that blankets your home in fast, reliable WiFi. The eero system is simple to set up and easy to manage using the eero app. Over-the-air software updates give customers new features, performance improvements, and the latest security. Beautiful design encourages customers to put eeros out in the open, which ensures an even stronger WiFi signal.
- Priced at $499.00 for the eero 3-pack, $349.00 for the 2-pack and $199.00 for the 1-pack.
- Available for purchase online at www.eero.com, www.Amazon.com, www.Lowes.com, www.Staples.com, www.bandhphoto.com, and www.newegg.com. The eero system is also available in store at Best Buy Stores, Abt Electronics, Fry’s Electronics, and B8ta.
- Holiday Sale – $100 off an eero 3-pack; $50 off an eero 1-pack and 2-pack from Dec. 18 – Dec. 24th.
- For more information, visit www.eero.com.
Here is a perfect gift for the gamer in your life!
Samsung C34F791 Curved Widescreen Monitor
The C34F791 is the latest addition to Samsung’s innovative curved gaming monitor line-up. With a distinctive curvature of 1,500R and a 34-inch screen, the monitor integrates Quantum Dot Technology – found in Samsung’s award winning UHD televisions – to provide more vivid and crisp colors. The display also carries best-in-class features such as interactive LED lighting, an intuitive user dashboard, and AMD FreeSync™ Technology – ultimately providing a more immersive gaming experience.
- Priced at $999.99.
- To learn more and to purchase, visit www.samsung.com.
Kids will love this drone that gives them an amazing augmented reality gaming experience!
Air Hogs Connect: Mission Drone
Air Hogs Connect: Mission Drone delivers the first immersive, augmented reality game experience where you fly a physical drone in an interactive digital universe. Using a smart device and free app, you pilot the Mission Drone while your room transforms into a science fiction universe. As the leader, you command a team of heroes in endless rounds of missions and battle aliens in a massive mixed reality world. Pilot the Mission Drone on its own in Free Flight mode, and visit Headquarters when it’s time to recharge to manage resources, sharpen your skills in the virtual simulator and more.
- Priced at $149.99.
- Available for purchase at Amazon and Barnes & Noble with a free downloadable app available at (iOS) App Store and (Android) Google Play.
- For more information, visit www.connect.airhogs.com.
This cool, affordable smartphone has all the latest technologies!
ZTE Grand X 4
ZTE Grand X 4 is an affordable large screen smartphone that’s a great option for the social and entertainment seeker, young professional or budget conscious individual/family. The 5.5” HD display is great for everyday needs. Capture the perfect selfie and pictures with the 13MP rear and 5MP cameras. The large 3140mAh battery ensures long lasting performance, and Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 1.0 ensures faster charging.
A unique feature is its fingerprint reader. Quickly and securely unlock your phone, take a selfie, launch your favorite app or answer a call. You can program up to 5 different fingerprints with different actions.
- Priced at $129.99.
- Available for purchase online and in Cricket stores.
- For more information, visit www.zteusa.com/zte-grandx4.
You’ll want to check out this versatile, modular case system for the iPhone!
OtterBox uniVERSE Case System for iPhone
Have someone on your gift list that is hard to buy for? Well you are in luck. The uniVERSE Case System from OtterBox is the perfect gift for everyone with an iPhone on your list. The modular case system allows you to add a variety of accessories like tripods, wallets, lenses, battery life, expanded memory and more, all while iPhone stays protected. Give a gift that helps their favorite thing stay protected against drops, bumps and dings, plus have added accessories to help make (and keep) more memories.
- Priced at $49.95 for the case with modules sold separately starting at $19.99.
- Available for purchase at www.otterbox.com.
- For more information, visit www.otterbox.com/en-us/holiday-gift-guide.html.