In 2016 we’ve seen another dazzling display of creativity from the world’s top tech companies. From amazing virtual reality devices that have a range of surprising uses around the home, to innovative smartphones that help us play online slots with unparalleled ease, here are the top gadgets that could seriously upgrade the quality of your life in 2016.
It’s virtual reality that’s really creating the most eye-catching headlines in 2016 with products like Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and the Sony PlayStation VR all getting in early to try and dominate this new and potentially revolutionary market.
Whilst Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive have dazzled reviewers, it’s probably the Sony PlayStation VR that offers the best bet for being gadget of the year – particularly as the Harmonix Music game for the headset can give us all the chance to turn our homes into a virtual reality disco!
But for those of us who aren’t quite ready to take the leap into virtual reality, there are still plenty of great gadgets to enjoy in 2016. Possibly the most eye-catching smartphone of the year is still the Samsung Galaxy S7 that’s provided the perfect example of what a mobile device should be in 2016.
However, the new Moto Z has also given us an exciting glimpse into a possible modular mobile future. This visionary device has just been unveiled and has impressed many thanks to the way that it can use accessory add-ons such as speakers, batteries and even a projector for extra entertainment facilities.
Such features would have many benefits in the gaming world whether it’s for an immersive game of Mobile Strike, or even just checking out the online slots at the Coral site whose Centurion game would definitely look great on the big screen.
Seeing as Facebook have recently allowing us to take and upload 360° photographs, it’s become clear that our gadgets will have to improve their photographic capacities beyond just being able to do the occasional face-swap.
And although there’s been a flood of gadgets that have looked to take on the 360° photograph craze, for those who are seeking something a little more exciting, then the Double Robotics gadget is a good bet as it can take 360° videos without it looking like it’s been taken from the inside of a fishbowl!
So whether it’s catching up with the latest virtual reality developments, or giving your online slots games a makeover, there are many great gadgets that can supercharge your life in 2016.