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Action Video Cameras

Capture 4K video without your hands. It’s easy for anyone to record killer stunts.

Smart Watch/ Activity Tracker

Send and receive calls and texts, and track activities. Smartwatches account for 59% of all wearables.

Fobs and Key Finders

Put one on your keys, wallet, laptop, etc. and track it with your smartphone

Smart Glasses

Your computer screen is in a 3D space! 10.56 million units were shipped in 2015.

Biometric Shirts

Tracks fitness stats, posture, etc. Elite athletes already use it!

Gaming Controllers

People in the U.S. spend 23.2 minutes playing video games per day, per capita.

Virtual Reality (VR) Headsets

In 2020, the virtual reality hardware market is projected to be worth $5.2 billion and the software market $24.5 billion.

On-Hand Wearables

Type with no keyboard or move items on the screen with no mouse.

Toy Drone

-More than 358,000 recreational drone-flyers have registered with the FAA.

Gaming Controllers

People in the U.S. spend 23.2 minutes playing video games per day, per capita.

Virtual Reality (VR) Headsets

In 2020, the virtual reality hardware market is projected to be worth $5.2 billion and the software market $24.5 billion.

On-Hand Wearables

Type with no keyboard or move items on the screen with no mouse.

Toy Drone

More than 358,000 recreational drone-flyers have registered with the FAA.

Wireless Earbud Headphones

Don’t get wires tangled; go hands-free! Some even have a built-in MP3 player.

GPS Watch

More than 1.4 million geocaches have been hidden around the world.

Tablet

Last quarter, 38.7 million tablets were shipped worldwide.

Smart Collars and GPS Trackers

Know where your pet is even when it’s roaming around.

Wearable Dog Camera Mounts

See the world from your pup’s perspective by latching a camera on its back.

Automatic Pet Feeders

Feed your animals even when you’re away!

Sources: Time.com, pwc.com, wired.com, hiddnebrains.com, statistica.com, forbes.com, cio.com, kqed.org, publicsource.org, qz.org, geocaching.com, pewinternet.org

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