5 Best Travel Gadgets 2016

By October 15, 2016Blog

Technological advancement is no longer something new to the ear. The world’s largest and biggest brands are making things better to avoid upset from upcoming brands. The gadgets you presumed the best just 6 months ago are presently almost off the market. This is why you ought to put these gadgets in mind during your holidays.


The iPhone 7+ is a tremendous device. As one of most astounding selling smartphone on the planet, Apple’s iPhone7 is the trailblazer in the smartphone market. This smartphone is an upgrade to its predecessor.

It comes with a powerful A10 chipset strong enough to rival laptop performance with two-high power cores. The dual cameras on the iPhone 7+ have stunned the world and also set a pacemaker for mobile photography. You get to take clearer and better images while you are on holiday. This makes it a device you would have no choice but to get this summer.


            Major specifications

  • Released – September 2016
  • 5 inch 16M-color
  • Resolution – 2560×1600 pixels
  • Storage – 32GB
  • Chipset – Apple A10 Fusion SoC
  • Storage – 32GB, 128GB, and 256GB
  • RAM – 3GB
  • Rear Camera – Dual 12MP
  • Front Camera – 7MP with BSI sensor
  • OS – iOs 10.1
  • Battery Capacity – 2900mAh
  • Price $999 – $1299




The Samsung Galaxy Tab A is a 10.1 inch device that is portable enough to take around during this holiday. It is powered by 1.6GHz octa-core, 2GB RAM and an expandable 16GB internal storage.

The Samsung galaxy tab A is a power house that features a 7300mAh non removable battery which is durable enough to keep your activities rolling outdoor. With a faster processor, an expandable memory, a long lasting battery and not excluding a new Android 6.0 OS, it is indeed should be in your list of items for this holiday.


Major specifications

  • Released – May 2016
  • OS – Android OS, v6.0 (marshmallow)
  • Chipset – Exynos
  • Processor – Octa-core Cortex-A53
  • Rear Camera – 8MP, f/1.9, LED flash, autofocus
  • Front Camera – 2MP, f/2.2, 1080p video
  • Storage – 16GB for 2GB RAM version, 32GB for 3GB RAM version
  • Price – $330 – $380


The Xperia X Compact is a slim, lightweight, and waterproof smartphone. With the X Compact, Sony leverages its tried and tested Omni Balance design aesthetics from its Xperia X range of smartphones for the Xperia X Compact. This design approach works in the favor of the X Compact but it doesn’t look too different from the previous generation smartphone from Screen Size.

It operates faster with a 3GB RAM and an extended battery life, making it the perfect buy for this holiday. Wouldn’t you buy a gadget that goes with you into the beach with the confidence that its water proof feature would save you worries?



            Major specifications

  • Released – September 2016
  • 6 inch
  • Storage-32GB
  • Processor-2 GHz
  • RAM-3GB
  • Rear Camera – 23MP
  • Front Camera – 5MP
  • OS-Android 6.0.1
  • Battery Capacity – 2700mAh
  • Price $499 – 599






It is termed “the world’s thinnest laptop”. This is design and technology taken to a whole new level. Its HD IPS display and scratch resistant features gives you an experience you crave for.

With a sleek design of 10.4mm thin combined with impressive performance with Intel® Core™ i5 or i7 Processor2, this luxurious laptop is completely what you ought to buy this holiday.



            Major Specifications

  • Windows 10 Home 64
  • 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 processor
  • 8 GB memory; 256 GB SSD storage
  • 3″ FHD display
  • Price $1149 – 1349




Imagine how awesome your holiday will be if you share the experience with the lightest and most compact Mac series ever. With up to 10 hours of battery life that can keep you up and running for all day, its 2lb lightweight makes it convenient for travelling.

It boasts of a sixth-generation Intel processors, faster flash storage, and improved graphics performance. A whole lot more that you can’t say no but to purchase this summer.





Major Specifications

  • Release – September 2016
  • 12 inch LED-backlight display
  • 2GHz dual-core Intel Core m5 processor
  • 256GB – 512GB onboard flash storage
  • Up to 10 hours battery life
  • Price – $1299 – $1599

Truth be told, there are many other gadgets that sprung up during these period. Your choice determines your selection. It is essential you keep yourself technologically updated as the world is undergoing advancement daily. I hope these gadgets make your holiday a great experience.