Christmas is now, quite worryingly for those who haven't even entertained the notion of buying gifts yet, just around the corner but, fear not, there is still time to get the perfect gifts under the Christmas tree. For those of a gadgety disposition, you'll want to take a look at our list of the essential bits of technology for technophiles this festive period. Let's not waste any more time, let's take a look at this Christmas' must have gadgets:
Wall of Sound 2.0
Every once in a while, there will be a gadget that comes along that, quite simply, breaks the mould and I think we have exactly that on our hands with the jaw-dropping Wall of Sound 2.0 which, as you can see from the image above, doesn't do things by halves. Yep, that's an iPod on top to give you a sense of the scale of this behemoth. The Wall of Sound 2.0 is billed as the most powerful single speaker on the market and for any music lover this Christmas, there can surely be no better gadget to be on the receiving end of. Good luck wrapping it though! Over a metre high and a metre and half wide, you'll need a big room to facilitate the Wall of Sound 2.0 and, somewhat brilliantly, has a volume that actually can be turned all the way up to 11!
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iPad Mini 2
t is fair to say that Apple are pretty dominant when it comes to the tablet market but when they release pieces as impressive and high-spec as the newly launched iPad Mini 2 with Retina Display, it isn't difficult to understand why they are so well established in the market. The breathtaking iPad Mini 2 is set to see this dominance extend still further because the specifications of the iPad's little brother certainly makes for impressive reading and, for any technology aficionado this Christmas, you'll be hard-pressed to find a better tablet on the market than this exemplary number. The iPad Mini 2 boasts a retina display, a 7.9" inch screen, A7 Chip, 5MP camera with 1080p video capabilities and is available in 16GB, 32GB, 64GB and 128GB iterations.
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Sony Playstation 4:
It's obviously going to be a toss up between the new Playstation 4 and the Xbox ONE for gaming lovers this Christmas but, personally speaking, my hat falls just on the side of Sony's offering due to the better pricing and excellent selection of games pencilled in for release on the next generation console. It's obviously likely to come down to personal preference regarding which console that you favour but, having seen the PS4 in action, it is safe to say that any recipient of one of these stunningly advanced consoles this Christmas will certainly be in for a treat. With plenty of exceptional looking games available at launch, such as Call of Duty: Ghosts, FIFA 14 and Killzone: Shadow Fall, it will definitely make for a game filled start to the New Year.
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So, there you have, my friend. That's our list for the top 3 gadgets for tech lovers this Christmas. If in doubt when it comes to purchasing a present for someone with a soft spot for all things gadget, then one of the above will definitely tick all of the right boxes. If you want to generate some cash for these purchases by selling some of your old and unused gadgets, then you can visit this website and do exactly that.
Guest Author Leo Parker is a luxury lifestyle blogger who spends the majority of his time writing about luxury watches, whilst, simultaneously, lamenting his inability to afford said timepieces. He regularly writes for a number of men's lifestyle and luxury magazines and blogs.
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