(Family Features) Tech gifts are always trendy, but it’s not easy to keep up with the latest gaming and entertainment products. From palm-sized entertainment enabled by powerful smartphones to ultra-flexible laptop-tablet fusion devices ideal for unleashing creativity, you’ll find the perfect technology gift for everyone on your list this holiday season. prize.
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game like a pro
Built with a sense of adventure, ROG Phone 6 reaches beyond its cyberpunk roots. Combining geometric simplicity with cutting-edge technology, this next-generation gaming phone is a high-tech companion for traveling through time and space. Qualcomm Adreno GPUs and Kryo CPUs boost power and performance, giving users an enhanced gameplay experience. A class-leading thermal system improves stability for demanding games, and a 165Hz display delivers a revolutionary visual experience that supports low-latency gaming and ultra-responsive input. There’s an AirTrigger 6 system and Armory Crate app for full control, and a 6,000 mAh1 battery for long gameplay. Additionally, players can personalize their lighting with a large selection of colors and several preset mood lighting schemes.
Discover a whole new (virtual) world
Get your ticket to the Metaverse (and much more) with the Meta Quest 2 VR headset. Users can experience industry-leading graphics and immersive audio whether gaming, meeting friends or immersing themselves in virtual reality. At 1832×1920 pixels per eye, everything from multiplayer games and productivity apps to his 360 videos looks stunning. The virtual world is meticulously designed to adapt to the player’s movements, enabling awe-inspiring gaming and experiences with unparalleled freedom. The redesigned controller features improved ergonomics and intuitive controls that transfer your gestures, motions, and actions directly into virtual reality. No PC or console required and backward compatible, players can explore new titles and old favorites in his vast library of content.
Tackle your day with 2-in-1
Powered by Microsoft SQ3, Surface Pro 9 5G delivers fast performance and connectivity, plus up to 19 hours of battery life with Snapdragon power. Whether you’re working, streaming or playing, this 2-in-1 has the flexibility of a tablet and the performance of a laptop. Unique artificial intelligence features like Voice Focus and Portrait Background Blur take your video calls to the next level. Windows 11 also makes it easy to organize the apps you need to express your creativity, access your favorite games, and relax with streaming entertainment, all in one ultraportable device. A virtually edge-to-edge 13-inch touchscreen and built-in kickstand make it easy to sign, sketch, and navigate, whether you’re working or playing. Accessories like the Surface Slim Pen 2 and Surface Pro Keyboard help complete the experience.
All-day mobile multitasking
A mobile phone that allows you to get through your day regardless of your schedule is a powerful tool for separating tasks from your to-do list. With a long-lasting 3700mAh battery, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4 is a clap phone that gives you plenty of power for group video chats, improving your photography skills, and sharing on social media. This sleek, pocket-sized smartphone lets you take hands-free photos with the Flex Cam, easily see notifications on the cover screen, and comes in a wide range of colors. Plus, you can take selfies with the rear camera while viewing real-time previews on the cover screen.
Sound that fits your ears
Enjoy your own solution with the Bose QuietComfort Earbuds II for the next generation of wireless listening. A powerful combination of sound and noise cancellation for high-quality listening behind CustomTune technology that automatically adjusts the sound to your ear’s preferences. Plus, Quiet mode offers pure bliss when it comes to quieting ambient noise, while Recognition mode is great when you’re paying attention, transparent enough to hear your surroundings and have friendly conversations. ensure the integrity of Stay energized throughout the day with up to 6 hours of battery life on a single charge combined with a charging case that holds 3 additional charges.
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