published : 21 Dec 2022 at 04:00
newspaper section: Life
writer: Komsan Jandamit
Life picks 2022's 20 best gadgets and tech toys that are sure to pique your interest.
Gravastar Mars Pro Bluetooth speaker.
Gravastar Mars Pro Bluetooth speaker
Price: 7,900 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3HJwevQ
This futuristic bot-like Bluetooth speaker will suit any Star Wars fan's desks. The speaker has ample RGB lights and a touch-sensitive volume control. It also has good clear sound. Moreover, you can also connect two of them together to give stereo effect.
Ray-Ban Stories smart sunglasses.
Ray-Ban Stories smart sunglasses
Price: 22,000 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3uZvlaZ
A proper pair of sunglasses with built-in speakers and cameras from the manufacturer Ray-Ban. You can take photos or videos while walking around town without looking like a creep. These smart sunglasses can be used to answer calls or listen to music via a Bluetooth connection. You can sync all the recording straight to Facebook as well.
AUTOBOT pet feeder.
AUTOBOT pet feeder
Price: 4,000 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3FCjcOi
This gadget automatically feeds your cat on a set schedule or manually remotely via smartphone. You also record your speech to call your pet when it's time to feed them. This auto feeder has a built-in camera to see your pet while they are eating. This can be a perfect solution when you want to go on a trip without your pets.
Anker 737 power bank.
Anker 737 power bank
Price: 5,200 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3G0rOzn
This is a 24,000mAh power bank that has extreme 140W fast charge capability that comes with a screen that shows the amount of charge it has left, the temperature, charge cycles and much more at the size of a small water bottle. This power bank has two USB-C and one USB-A charging ports and is Power Delivery 3.1 capable.
Samsung Freestyle portable projector.
Samsung Freestyle portable projector
Price: 25,000 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3FC1UAL
This portable projector has vibrant full HD pictures with HDR capability up to 254cm in diameter with a built-in surround sound system. Easy to set up and carry around, it can be powered by a power bank. It auto fixes the projected picture and auto focuses.
Price: 2,500 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3VmEs0p
A multi-tool for many household and outdoor tasks, with spring-action pliers, scissors, can opener, screw drivers and other indispensable tools.
Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 3.
Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 3
Price: 10,000 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3WasMik
One of the top TWS (True Wireless Stereo) products of 2022. It provides unparalleled clear sound and bass, while being comfortable to wear.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4
Price: 60,000 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3W8Qonl
Even though many phone companies have marketed foldable phones this year, Samsung still offers the best combination of software and hardware for any foldable phone/tablet.
DJI OSMO MOBILE 6.
DJI OSMO Mobile 6
Price: 5,500 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3hH30mG
A compact and easily foldable intelligent smartphone stabiliser packed with creative features to help those with shaky hands. It launches automatically once unfolded to capture shots at a moment's notice.
MacBook Pro with M2 chip.
MacBook Pro with M2 chip
Price: 47,000 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3jh6r3S
The fastest and longest-battery-lasting laptop available. But since it runs macOS, make sure the programs you need can run on it.
Xiaomi Smart Laser Measure.
Xiaomi Smart Laser Measure
Price: 1,300 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3WttvLa
A high-tech laser distance meter that can be very handy for room measurement.
Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro.
Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro
Price: 11,990 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3WpCXiD
This smartwatch has it all -- attractiveness, battery life, functions, durability and build quality.
Price: 9,000 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3v0WE4G
Kindle is still the best choice for eye-safe e-readers and this model is one of their best.
Lego technic toy series.
Price: 2,000 baht and up
Full specs: bit.ly/3hAbTi1
This is Lego with a different building style. Technic sets use specialised pieces, sometimes including motors and pneumatic elements, to create much more functionality than you can get with regular bricks.
Razer Basilisk X HyperSpeed Wireless Gaming Mouse.
Razer Basilisk X HyperSpeed Wireless Gaming Mouse
Price: 1,600 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3j8LKau
A great wireless gaming mouse with precise controls and long-lasting battery life that won't break your bank.
Price: 600 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3BESlzV
A perfect cooling gadget for people who walk outside in a hot country like Thailand.
Logitech G G502 X LIGHTSPEED Wireless Gaming Mouse.
Logitech G G502 X LIGHTSPEED Wireless Gaming Mouse
Price: 4,500 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3W9aJch
Logitech's top gaming mouse for 2022.
Xiaomi Smart Pet Fountain.
Xiaomi Smart Pet Fountain
Price: 1,900 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3j5S6Hv
Spoil your feline friends with this circulating water spring with filtering capabilities that can be controlled remotely with smartphones.
SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive Luxe.
SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive Luxe
Price: 1,300 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3V3r1SF
A high-speed thumb drive that has different connects on both ends: one for lightning (for iPhones) and one for USB-C (for Android phones and PCs).
Apple Watch Ultra.
Apple Watch Ultra
Price: 32,000 baht
Full specs: bit.ly/3WhKyQq
An Apple Watch for the rugged lifestyle. It's built with the sturdiest material Apple ever used with their watches. Can also be use while swimming and diving.