This is an early preview of Top 10 Gadgets of 2013. By the end of the year, we will be coming up with a fully-updated list just like we did previously in 2011 and 2012. This list is inspired by gadgets unveiled in the recently ended world’s largest tech exhibition-show, CES.
Also see, Best of CES 2013. The gadgets we are expecting to win your hearts this year are:
10. Fitbit Flex
Fitbit Flex is yet another Nike+ fuelband with some additional and exciting features. This is a wearable wrist band with bluetooth 4.0 connectivity. This wristband tracks your workouts and sleep cycle and you can wear it 24/7. It comes in five colors and costs $99.95.
9. Lenovo Thinkpad Helix
This hybrid PC is a laptop and a tablet at the same time. Announced and revealed in CES 2013, This Windows 8 tablet features an 11.6-inch 1080p display. This convertible, transformer or hybrid PC will cost $1499.
8. Razor Edge Gaming Tablet
Razor Edge is a Gaming Tablet powered by Windows 8, targeting gamers worldwide. This tablet could just be the future of PC Gaming. The gamepad attached to it is a console-grade controller. To be available for $1299.
7. Eye Tracking Sensor
Tobii Rex: The future of interacting with PC is Tobii Rex. This is a very expensive computer interaction kit for Windows 8 PCs, laptops and tablets. $995 for a sensor is bit expensive. But there is an alternative choice. Leap Motion a $70 3D Sensor.
6. LG Hecto
LG Hecto is a projectable TV which comes with a projectable sheet as display and a UST projector. This TV offers Full HD video resolution and dynamic contrast ratio of 10,000,000 : 1 despite being a projected display. Price: TBA
5. Kingston 1 TB Pendrive
Kingston HyperX Predator 1 TB: Now you can store all your digital data in this one single flash drive. This USB 3.0 pendrive offers 1 TB of storage with read and write speed of 240 and 160 mbps respectively. Price: $2500
4. Pebble Smartwatch
“Pebble Smartwatch is your digital watch. Has pre-installed apps. + Water Resistant”. The watch features e-Ink display, 4 input buttons and 3 axis accelerometer with gesture detection. Price: $150.
3. Lenovo IdeaCentre Horizon
This 27-inch gigantic tablet is all set to rock the year 2013. This tablet is powered by Windows 8 and has Lenovo’s completely unique UI called AURA. The tablet is competitively priced and According to me, This tablet will outshine windows 8 tablets (including hybrids) and other Android tabs too. Price: $999
2. Samsung Galaxy S4 / Sony Xperia Z / Note III
Sony Xperia Z: This high-end, sturdy and waterproof mobile phone features 5 inch 1080p display, 1.5 Ghz quad-core CPU, 2 GB RAM and 13 MP Camera. Price: $800 approx.
Though Samsung Galaxy S4 and Note III have not been officially announced by the company yet but at CES, Samsung gave us an idea of how better their next mobiles will be. Both are expected to have an octa-core (8-core) CPU and It is expected that Note III may have flexible display.
1. NVIDIA Shield
NVIDIA Shield is one of its kind gaming console. On this device, you can play both Android and Windows games. This portable gaming console features a 5-inch 720p capacitive touchscreen, console-grade controller, built-in bass reflex speakers, and runs on Android Jelly Bean. Price: TBA.