Must-Have Tech Gadgets
In today’s digital world, everyone is fond of using smart gadgets and with the ever-growing technology, it is tough to stay updated. But fret not, as here we have picked some of the most popular gadgets, which are affordable yet unique…
Text: Sravya Kalidini
Fitbit Charge 4
Fitbit Charge 4 is a newly launched fitness tracker that helps track your heart rate, the number of steps taken, calories burned and oxygen levels in the blood. This is equipped with a built-in GPS and also has features like water-resistant, long battery life, Fitbit pay and Spotify controller. Fitbit charge 4 has three colour options, i.e. black, rosewood and storm blue. It can be purchased from Amazon at Rs 12,499.
August Home Smart Lock Pro
The home smart lock pro is used to lock or unlock your door from anywhere. Using the august app from your smartphone, you can check the door status remotely. This smart lock works on WiFi and requires 2.4 GHz WiFi network. It also has a feature to send secure keys to your friends or family with the august app. The home lock pro is available at a price of Rs 32,999 on Amazon.
Fujifilm Instax Mini Link Smartphone Printer
Here is an amazing mini printer that prints photos from your phone using the Instax mini link app. The portable printer has Bluetooth capability and also allows you to add fun filters and frames to your photos. The supportive image size of this printer is 800×600 dots, and the printing speed is about 12 seconds. It is available on Flipkart at Rs 8,999.
The Hercules Tuff Charging Station
This smart charging station is one of the highest-selling gadgets of 2020. This charging station allows you to charge several devices, including mobiles and tablets, at one time! The station comes with six mixed cables and is perfect for workspaces. The product can be purchased at a rate of Rs 8,999 from Amazon.
Arlo Video Doorbell
This is nothing but a doorbell with a video capturing feature. It allows you to look at the visitors clearly from head to toe and is equipped with an audio system which can be used to hear and speak with the visitors. It is weather-resistant and also works at night thanks the night vision feature. The Arlo Video Doorbell is available on Amazon at Rs 11,808.
Echo Dot Smart Speaker with Alexa (4th Gen)
Echo Dot is a smart speaker inbuilt with Alexa. It controls music with the help of voice commands and Alexa can respond to your voice across the room with the help of four internal microphones. Apart from music that you can stream in various languages, it also provides news, scores and weather report. Echo Dot is available at a price of Rs 3,249 on Amazon.
Kasa Smart WiFi Plug
The Kasa Mini is a WiFi-enabled smart plug that includes features like Alexa and Google Assistant that can be controlled from anywhere in your home. You can also set a timer to turn the connected appliances on or off. The product is available on Amazon at a price of Rs 2,899.
Larq Self Cleaning Bottle
In a day and age where sanitisation has become so necessary, here is the world’s first self-cleaning water bottle by Larq. These bottles contain UV-C led lights that sanitise the bottle and purify the water in 60 seconds. The double-wall insulated bottle keeps cold water for 24 hours and hot water for 12 hours. The product is available on www.livelarq.com.
Ember Smart Travelling Coffee Mug
This is a temperature controlled smart mug by Ember. It helps to raise the temperature of your beverage and maintains the heat till your last sip. The temperature range is 120°F – 145°F and is maintained for up to three hours. The product can be purchased from www.ember.com.