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Tech Holiday Gift Guide 2013

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Looking for the perfect tech gift to please everyone on your list? If so, below ar some of the hottest gadgets out this year. A gift off of this list would sure put a smile on any tech lovers face!

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Nokia Lumia 1020

The Nokia Lumia 1020 has a Windows Phone 8 operating system along with a 1.5GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM 8960 processor. 4G LTE speed makes sure your always connected quick and easy. The 4.5" AMOLED PureMotion high-definition super-sensitive touch screen makes for a beautiful interactive experience. This phone's camera is in a league of it's own when it comes to camera phone technology! Photos are crystal clear thanks to the 41.0MP PureView rear-facing digital camera with Carl Zeiss optics, OIS (optical image stabilization) and 3x lossless zoom, along with a front-facing digital camera for capturing all of your special moments. The 1020 has 32GB internal memory with 5GB Cloud storage providing ample space for files. So why not treat yourself this holiday to a smartphone smarter than the rest!

PowerRocks MagicStick

Never worry about a dead cell phone battery again! Thanks to the large capacity 2600mAh, PowerRocks MagicStick keeps your cell phone or smartphone powered on-the-go. You recharge via the included Micro-USB charging cable. It's both fashionable and convenient for traveling. It's compatible with cell phones, smartphones and media players. Making this the perfect stocking stuffer and a must-have for the holidays!

Soundmatters FOXL DASH7 Speaker

This is proof that great things come in small packages! The FoxL Dash7 provides great sound and extended Bluetooth listening range for all of your listening needs. It connects to smartphones, tablets, laptops and more. If you don't have a Bluetooth enabled device, just connect the included audio cable to your device's 1/8-inch / 3.5mm headphone jack. The patented Bass-Battery provides deep bass and up to 12 hours of battery life. So just turn on your FOXL DASH7 speaker and get ready for a listening experience like no other!

PaintShop Pro X6 Ultimate

Enhance your photographs with the advanced editing technologies and bonus features of PaintShop Pro X6 Ultimate. It's packed with all of the innovative image processing abilities of PaintShop Pro X6, plus Reallusion FaceFilter3 portrait enhancement tools, Perfectly Clear by Athentech Imaging and a host of creative extras. This software package will take your photos from beautiful to breathtakingly beautiful! An easy-to-use, step-by-step workflow allows the user to edit with ease but achieve the same finished, professional-quality results as complicated softwares. Utilize a variety of exciting new features, such as Perfectly Clear, which automatically applies robust, intelligent corrections to your photos to instantly enhance the image, and allows simple, one-click fixes for noise removal, exposure, color vibrancy and more. Reallusion FaceFilter3 provides the tools needed to reveal your subjects' true beauty by removing blemishes and more with a multilayer makeup system with easy-to-use templates and new DSLR and lens effects. All of these tools and more are made better and happen faster with a more powerful scripting engine that speeds up common and repetitive tasks and the new 64-bit architecture that handles more large image files at once with better performance and memory management than ever before. It's supports various third-party plugins allowing for endless creative possibilities!

ProDrenalin Action Camera Video Optimizer

Whether your using a DSLR, a video camera or even a GoPro, sadly sometimes our hands just isn't as steady as we would like them to be. With the holidays being all about creating and capturing memories that last a lifetime, ProDrenalin helps you do just that and make it even better! ProDrenalin is a simple & effective tool for automatically removing fisheye & perspective distortion while stabilizing, correcting rolling-shutter, and even de-noising videos. You can make color correction, brightness/contrast adjustment, and correcting video alignment from an incorrectly mounted camera. Now you and the whole family can enjoy clear stable edited home movies.

Memories need to last a lifetime so keep your holiday photos and videos safe with these storage options.

SanDisk Extreme Pro SDHC UHS-I memory card

The SanDisk Extreme Pro SDHC UHS-I memory card features technologies that were previously only available in SanDisk's professional line of CompactFlash memory cards. This memory card raises the bar for speed and performance. The advanced Error Correction Code engine improves overall data integrity and reliability of the card during read and write. Experience RAW + JPEG continuous burst mode shooting and capture fast-action Full HD. SanDisk Extreme Pro is the key to capturing all of your Full HD videos or your picture perfect professional shots.

Lexar High-Performance microSDXC 64GB UHS-I card

The Lexar High-Performance microSDXC 64GB UHS-I card is designed for your smartphone, tablet, or sports camcorder. This card makes it easy to quickly capture, store, and play back 1080p full-HD video, 3D video, and other files, including your own videos, the highest quality movies, photos, and songs. The card is a Class 10 and has upyto 600x (90MB/s). The card also comes with a USB 3.0 reader for high-speed file transfer.

SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 Flash Drive

The SanDisk Ultra USB Flash Drive has a transfer speed up to 15 MB/s, which is perfect for quickly transferring your precious holiday photos and videos. This USB flash drive allows you to access your private files with password protection and encryption using the included SanDisk Secure Access software. You'll also enjoy the added protection of secure online backup (up to 2 GB optionally available) offered by YuuWaa. You'll never have to worry about losing memories again! All of this power included in a attractive small slider design is ideal for on-the-go!

Seagate Wireless Plus

The Seagate Wireless Plus allows you to enjoy your media and access your files without wires or the Internet. The device broadcasts its own Wi-Fi network, so you can wirelessly stream your media and files to your tablet or smartphone on-the-go. With the free Seagate Media app for iOS and Android, it's easy to navigate and enjoy content wherever you go. The Wireless Plus has 1TB of built-in storage, which means you can load up to 500 movies or thousands of songs, photos and documents. Up to eight tablets and smartphones can access and store content at the same time. So now during your holiday travels you can keep yourself entertained watching movies you've stored as well as keep the precious family photos and videos you take saved safety.

You've gotta get a game for the gamer on your list. Below are a few games that allow for countless hours of fun solo or family gaming.

Just Dance 2014

The ultimate party is back! Just Dance 2014 features all new moves with breakthrough features for every motion control platform pluy over 40 of the hottest tracks! Get friends and family moving with current hits like "Applause" by Lady Gaga, "Blurred Lines" by Robin Thicke, or legendary songs like Gloria Gaynor’s "I Will Survive." Whether you choose to dance to current pop hits or legendary classics, you can have countless hours of fun!

Zumba Fitness World Party

Zumba is the go-to global fitness brand for a fun yet effective interactive workout experience. For the first time ever, Zumba takes you on a cultural joyride around the world in Zumba Fitness World Party. You can burn up to 1,000 calories per hour as you immerse yourself in the movement and music in this exhilarating at home workout. You will get to move to 30+ dance styles from around the world including Salsa, Hip-Hop, Tahitian, Calypso, Bollywood, Cumbia, Reggaeton and Irish Step, plus new additions like Plena, Blues, Capoeira and Girly Funk. Have fun while getting fit to 40+ new routines set to Zumba original tracks as well as hits from today's superstar artists like Lady Gaga, Daddy Yankee and Pitbull. Thanks to the Low, Medium and High Intensity routines, all skill levels can party along with Zumba!

Phineas and Ferb: Quest for Cool Stuff

If your looking for a great game for the young gamer, Phineas and Ferb: Quest for Cool Stuff is just the game to get! The game follows Phineas and Ferb as they collect artifacts for their Museum of Cool, while Perry attempts to stop Dr. Doofenshmirtz from taking over the Tri-State Area. You'll get to build, upgrade and customize the A.T.T. (All-Terrain Transformatron vehicle), then take it on treasure-seeking adventures around the world. The game is filled with humor and various adventures for fun filled countless hours of game play!

Moga Pro Power Controller

MOGA controllers is the first state-of-the-art controllers designed specifically to transform and enhance your mobile gaming experience. Your phone snaps right in - up to 3.2 in./82mm, or you can use the included tablet kickstand for tablet gameplay. It works with Bluetooth enabled Android 2.3+ smartphones and tablets. The MOGA Mobile Gaming Controller is a high precision, completely portable game controller with dual analog sticks, shoulder triggers and four action buttons. Install the free MOGA Pivot App to explore all of the MOGA games in one convenient app and get right to gaming!

Hope you found some fun tech gifts for your friends, family and even for yourself.


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