Hello again, as we march into the month of March (pun intended), it’s that time of the month again. Time to sell your soul roundup this month’s fantastic gadgets and where we can find them. If you’re new to the series, then our criteria for gadgets is simple. All gadgets listed here fall under a certain price category and are generally available in stock at the time of this article being published.
On to the list of gadgets, rode the geeks
For March, we’re looking at a maximum price of LKR 12,000/-. This is so that oyu won’t fork over your entire life savings to a gadget that you see in this article. It also means that we have to provide the most bang for the buck list of gadgets as well. So without further ado, here are our top 5 fantastic gadgets for March 2018 and where to find them.
In case we haven’t covered it before, we’re doing so again. The Google Chromecast is a must have gadget for any geek. It essentially turns your TV into a smart TV with a plethora of apps and features. For example, you can cast your phone’s screen onto a TV or monitor and watch movies and videos. You can even browse videos on Facebook.
If that wasn’t enough, you can even launch your favorite games on your phone and see it on the big screen. How cool is that, right? With the Google Home app being updated, the Google Chromecast has undergone a complete overhaul and can play a key role in how you interact with your favorite content.
- Available at: Takas.lk
- Price: LKR 11,960/-
Steelseries Rival 110 Gaming Mouse
Kicking things off is the SteelSeries Rival 110. We initially saw its predecessor, the Steelseries Rival 100 in one of our earlier lists. So what does the new Rival 110 offer? Well, for starters, it updates the mouse sensor to what Steelseries claims is SteelSeries TrueMove1 optical sensor.
This essentially means that you have 1:1 tracking across your mouse surface. So if you move the mouse an inch in real life, it will move an inch in the game as well. Other features include RGB lighing on the front and back of the mouse, 6 buttons, a maximum of 7,200 CPI and zero hardware acceleration
- Available at: Redline Technologies, Unity Plaza
- Price: LKR 10,000/-
Belkin Surge Plus 2 USB Surge Protector
We spoke about Surge protectors and their role in keeping your components safe from electrical surges and voltage fluctuations. The Belkin Surge Plus 2 USB Surge Protector fits this bill as well. The device packs 4 power outlets so that you can plug in your PC, Monitor, Router and even your printer as well.
Composed of a damage resistant housing that is also fire, impact and rust proof, the surge protector has a 2M heavy duty power cord and can withstand a power surge of upto 525 jules. As an added bonus, the device also includes two 2.4A USB ports for charging your devices such as smartphones and tables as well.
- Available at: Takas.lk, a few shops at Unity Plaza
- Price: LKR 8,050/-
Titanite Armoury Backpack
We looked at a Titanite Inventory Backpack some time ago. Even though it doesn’t technically fall into the category of a gadget, it can be used to house all of your gadgets. The Titanite Armoury is essentially the same as the Titanite Inventory. With the ability to house a 17” laptop and a full sized gaming keyboard, and headset, the Titanite Armoury will be your best friend if you’re a gamer on the go.
Not a gamer? No sweat, you can use the Titanite Armoury to hold all your personal belonging while you travel or use it as your daily backpack when you commute to work. It has a plethora of pockets and even a detachable raincoat to protect your bag and its insides from rain.
- Available at: Titanite.com, Cool Planet
- Price: LKR 3,690/-
Baseus Obsidian X1 64GB USB U Disk
Expandable storage for mobile phones is always a welcome aspect. This is especially true for iPhones because they have no expandable storage. This is what the Baseus Obsidian X1 aims to solve. Think of it like a USB OTG (On the Go) storage device for an iPhone and for a PC or laptop as well. it’s a 64BG USB flash drive.
It also has a lighting port to connect to your iPhone or iPad. Sounds pretty cool right? Well, in addition to this, the Baseus Obsidian X1 (certainly a mouthful) also has an integrated fingerprint scanner and supports disk encryption via Apple’s Touch ID feature. So you can transfer all of your music, videos and images to the Baseus Obsidian X1 and not worry about it being accessed by unwanted guests.
That brings us to the end of another list of gadgets
So there you go. That’s our list of gadgets for March 2018. The list this time has a few surprising entrants and we too were interested about them. Hopefully if you’re reading this, then you’ll find a gadget that you’ll like as well.
Do you have a fantastic gadget? Do you know where we can find it? Leave a comment below.