6 State-of-the-art Gadgets For The Tech Nerd In You

Talk of the town gadgets that deliver style and innovation for your luxurious home. Pick the best from 2024 so far.

April 25, 2024

There is something about technology that is both alluring and alienating. Modern consumer technology has us vying for the best and state-of-the-art devices. These meticulously crafted gadgets and systems promise an elevated lifestyle, seamlessly integrating into our homes. Beyond mere possessions, these gadgets symbolise our pursuit of progress and our desire to stay ahead in an increasingly digital world. Whether it’s the allure of sleek design, the promise of enhanced productivity, or the thrill of experiencing the latest technological breakthroughs firsthand, state-of-the-art consumer tech products captivate our imaginations and compel us to continually seek out the next big thing. 

Here are six modern consumer tech devices that are the talk of the town in 2024:  

1. delishUp by Upliance 

Bengaluru-based startup, Upliance has launched an innovative smart kitchen assistant, delishUp. With more than 500 dishes in-built into the system, this device transforms mundane meals into culinary delights, catering to all skill levels and ages. delishUp’s multifunctional capabilities include chopping, stirring, sautéing, and more in a jar that heats and cooks, all accessible via a user-friendly touchscreen. Designed for Indian homes, compact yet powerful, delishUp connects to Wi-Fi for updates and recipe access, offering a seamless cooking experience. it comes equipped with essential accessories, making it the ultimate kitchen companion. 
Price: INR 17,999 

2. Apple Vision Pro 

Apple’s most talked about launch in 2024 has to be the Apple Vision Pro. The spatial computer has been devised with the intent of transforming how people work, collaborate, connect, relive memories, and more. The three-dimensional user interface is controlled entirely by a user’s eyes, hands, and voice, seamlessly blending digital content with reality with the use of visionOS. The operating system, visionOS, is built on the foundation of iconic Apple devices—macOS, iOS, and iPadOS.  

Apple Vision Pro comes with a Solo Knit Band and Dual Loop Band — giving users two options for the fit that works best for them. Apple Vision Pro also includes a Light Seal, two Light Seal Cushions, an Apple Vision Pro Cover for the front of the device, Polishing Cloth, Battery, USB-C Charge Cable, and USB-C Power Adapter.
Price: USD 3,499 

3. LG Signature OLED T 

Leaders in OLED technology, LG Electronics introduced the world’s first wireless transparent OLED TV earlier this year at CES 2024. The LG Signature OLED T blends a transparent 4K OLED screen with LG’s wireless video and audio transmission technology, offering unprecedented freedom in home decor. Winner of five CES 2024 Innovation Awards, including Best of Innovation, OLED T offers aesthetic-minded users independence from the much-derided black patch on the wall. OLED T can be placed anywhere in a room, with no cables between the Zero Connect Box and the OLED T, users can enjoy a clean, cable-free viewing environment.
Price: Undisclosed 

4. Formovie Xming Page One Smart Projector 

This compact home projector is the world’s first Google TV Projector with certified native Netflix integration. Formovie Xming Page One Smart Projector C025FGN 300 ANSI Lumens, a 2000:1 Contrast Ratio, and 1080p Full HD resolution, it delivers stunning visuals alongside immersive audio powered by Dolby Audio with Boston Acoustics technology perfect for multiple uses including gaming, cinema and sports. Featuring Chromecast Built-in and dual-band WiFi, it seamlessly connects to popular streaming services. The projector is available in a snazzy Dark Spring Green hue.
Price: INR 39,999/-  

5. Swarovski Optik Ax Visio smart binoculars 

To celebrate its 75th anniversary, Swarovski Optik, renowned for its sports optics, has unveiled the world’s first AI-supported binoculars: the AX Visio. Designed by the iconic industrial designer Marc Newson, these binoculars seamlessly merge high-performance analogue long-range optics with digital intelligence. AX Visio assists in bird and wildlife identification, facilitates sharing discoveries, and offers many practical extra features. Developed over five years and comprising approximately 390 hardware parts, the AX Visio’s intelligent core includes a Neural Processing Unit for rapid object recognition. Managed through the SWAROVSKI OPTIK Outdoor App, the binoculars ensure a lasting product lifecycle with future updates and settings available within the app.
Price: USD 4,799 

6. Clicks for iphone 

The jury is still out on whether we need to add another layer to the 21st-century dependency on smartphones but trying to cater to a niche audience are Michael Fisher and Kevin Michaluk, co-founder of Clicks Technology. The former is also a YouTube tech reviewer with 1.2 million subscribers. Clicks Creator Keyboard is a physical keyboard with real buttons, offering more screen space for apps and content. This full keyboard enables tactile typing, fostering speed and precision for on-the-go creation. Moreover, Clicks empowers users with keyboard shortcuts and dedicated keys, unlocking the full potential of iOS. 
Price: USD 139 to reserve the Clicks 

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