For the last few years, the tech category has typically been the most prominent gift category for the holidays, and 2017 is shaping up to keep that trend alive. Last year 2016 was on track to set new recorded highs in the ever growing technology sales dept.
2017 tech gadgets seem to be on pace to set even higher records. Everybody you know, (well, almost everybody ), would like to have one of the newest and most up to date gadgets that will make their life just a little bit easier or a little more enjoyable.
Trending Hi Tech Gadgets
High end products like large flat screen TV’s and new hi tech appliances, have always been near the top of the list of trending holiday purchases and gifts.
Here are just a few of the newest trending gadgets of 2017.
Smart Home Security Systems
Wireless Bluetooth gadgets
Virtual Reality Headsets and gaming systems
I Phones and accessories
Laptops and Tablets
Like I said, these are just a few of the trending technical gadgets and gifts that are being purchased every day, especially during the holiday season when merchants are lowering their prices and trying to get your business.
Virtual Reality Gadgets
Is the first hi tech category I would like to expand on, some people say that virtual reality is just a high priced gimmick that has more issues than it does redeeming qualities.
I found this artlcle on Forbes . com you can read the whole article here, But Please come back when you have finished.
This article talks about a lot of negatives associated with the Virtual Reality gadgets on the market today.
I have to admit, the price tags on many of the Virtual Reality System consoles are a bit high and a little bit on the prohibitive side. However, in the same breath I honestly believe that with just a small amount of time, the now almost unaffordable systems will become more reasonably priced.
Technology doesn’t just creep along at a snail’s pace. Technological advances happen in leaps and bounds. The phone or the computer that you buy today could very possibly be obsolete within six months or so.
Top Hi-Tech V R Gadgets
The Oculus Rift V R Headset
Oculus Rift uses state of the art displays and optics designed uniquely for V R. When you put on the rift headset you can immerse yourself into your favorite game or VR movie, or just spend time with friends in a Virtual Reality. With the sensation of presence, you will feel like you are actually there.
HTC Vive Virtual Reality System
HTC Vive comes with wireless controllers, so you don’t have to worry about tripping over unnecessary cables. This is a definite plus while you are physically moving around items and features in the Virtual space. However, You will need to make sure you have a computer that is pretty darn fast and built to handle these new V R consoles. It is definitely a good idea to check out the requirements that your pc will have to meet before you dive in and purchase a Vive. The HTC Vive has very many 5 star reviews from people who feel that they got more than they had anticipated, and are extremely happy with their purchase. The HTC Vive comes with a very elaborate setup that includes wall mounted sensorsFree Web Content, wireless hand controllers and much much more. A lot of thought went into the making of the HTC Vive.