There are 19 shopping days left until Christmas. Don’t panic, Songwhale has a list of the Top 15 gadgets and accessories for anyone on your list!
iPhone 5- We had to include this on the list. Since its release in September, it has been flying off the shelves. With a bigger screen and faster speed, it’s an improvement on the always-stellar iPhone line. It’s easily the hottest and most wanted gift.
Fitbit Zip Wireless Activity Tracker- The perfect gift for any fitness buff on your list. The wireless tracker counts your steps, the distance you travel, and the calories you burn throughout the day. It syncs to your computer or smartphone, so you can easily keep track of your progress. You can also compete against your friends and co-workers to see who is the most active. A fun way to get fit!
The Nest Learning Thermostat- Who would of thought a thermostat would be cool? Not us, but The Nest has made it happen. It’s a smart device that will learn your habits in order to help lower your heating and cooling bill by up to 20%. It has a sleek design, and can be controlled from anywhere through your smartphone. It will remember the at what times of the day you like a certain temperature. A real innovator that would be an efficient gift for any homeowner on your list.
Galaxy SIII- One of the better performing smartphones on the market that isn’t an iPhone. For those that prefer the Android OS, this phone is the way to go as it provides outstanding hardware that others don’t. A techno-gift for any tech geek on your list.
Lytro Camera- If it seems like this is a camera from the future, it kind of is. With new technology that somehow captures the entire light field instead of a flat 2d image, the Lytro camera is changing the game. It will allow you to capture the image now and then focus it however you want it later. Crazy stuff and picture-perfect gift for the photography buff on your list.
Logitech Washable Keyboard- Who hasn’t spilled something on their keyboard and thought that it was a lost cause to save it? That’s no longer a problem - thanks to the new WASHABLE keyboard from Logitech. It comes with drainage holes for easy washing and drying, and can handle a nice wish with soap and water- for the spiller on your list.
Windows Phone 8- This phone runs on Microsoft’s new operating system Windows 8, and is a big competitor in the smartphone market. It’s deeply integrated with Windows 8 and is a cool upgrade for someone who a Windows user. Integrating the systems makes it operate at its highest capacity.
Logitech Harmony Touch Remote- This might be the ultimate universal remote out right now. You can control up to 15 devices with just the one remote, which comes with a very responsive touchscreen- for the person on your list who loves to be in control of all their electronics.
WiiU- The follow-up to the Wii is here! By combining handheld gaming, through the controller with a screen of its own, and normal gaming the WiiU is looking to lead the way in to the next generation of gaming. It’s perfect for the family of gamers, especially with younger children.
Livescribe Sky WiFi- This is the perfect pen for any student who has to take notes without a laptop. It uses the program Evernote, and WIFI will to actively sync your notes to the online program throughout your use. It records audio, sends it wirelessly to your computer, and it’s also recording what you write. This would’ve made college so much easier for us!