As we make our way into 2017, there are lots of new and exciting developments in technology that are trickling in – just in time for spring. With the release of the Fujifilm X100F and Nintendo Switch fast approaching, the buzz within the tech community is building. With lots of swanky new products soon to grace our high streets, it’s time to pay attention to some of the incredible new releases that have been released since the New Year. Here are some of the best new releases of 2017 – and a look at what’s still to come.
New Tech Releases 2017
This long anticipated action camera has been labelled the best GoPro ever, and it’s easy to see why. This compact camera boasts 4K Ultra HD video up to 30fps, a sleek and waterproof design (without casing) and enhanced stabilisation for incredibly smooth footage compared to the Hero 4 or 3. The GoPro Hero 5 comes with a large touchscreen and an LCD display, so you can watch footage back while on the go. This camera will have you shooting professional-looking footage whether you’re a pro or an amateur, making it one of the most talked-about releases of 2017.Check best price
The ongoing experts in sleek and effortless design, Dyson has graced our homes once again with this Robot 360 Eye Vacuum Cleaner. This impressive machine will clean all kinds of surface types, helping you maintain a cleaner home all the time. With smart navigation technology and expert engineering, this robot vacuum offers twice the suction power of any robot vacuum on the market today. Link this hoover up to your smartphone and enjoy scheduled cleaning while you are out of the house. The 360-degree vision system ensures the Dyson robot vacuum never misses a spot, creating a panoramic view for calculated cleaning to shout about.Check best price
The new 4K entertainment box was released earlier this year, capable of streaming Netflix, Amazon Prime and high-res games in stunning 4K straight to your TV. The NVIDIA Shield has been built in Chromecast, meaning you can share media straight from your phone to your TV. You can play a range of games on this console, as it’s specially designed for high-quality streaming. Link it up to your TV and stream game footage straight from your PC or laptop for ultimate versatility. This really is the best streaming device out there.Check best price
Introducing the new way to listen to music on the go. Wireless headphones have become wildly popular in the last year. Flexibility, full movement and incredible sound quality make the Beats by Dr Dre Solo 3 Wireless Headphones the best new sound release of 2017. Made with all quality materials, these wireless headphones come with soft cushioned over-ear cups and an adjustable headband. The flexible ear cups offer extra comfort for all-day wear. These wireless bluetooth headphones are easy to connect to your smartphone, Apple Watch, iPad or Mac, giving you great quality music wherever you are.Check best price
Old school gaming company Nintendo has returned once again to bring us this versatile gaming console that can be played at home or on-the-go. The Switch can transition between three modes: TV mode, tabletop mode and handheld mode. With detachable Joy-Con controllers on either side of the console, the Nintendo Switch can be enjoyed by a number of people at the same time and with a variety of great games.Check best price
Soon to be Released
The FujiFilm X100F is the company’s fourth-generation fixed lens camera with an APS-C sensor and sleek design. Offering an advanced hybrid viewfinder and intuitive analog operation, this camera is a modern spin on the classic X100. New features like the built-in ISO dial and focus lever keep you in control, enabling you to take beautiful pictures every time. And the best part is, we don’t have much longer to wait.
Release date: March 2017
Finally, the king of all action cameras is releasing the long anticipated GoPro Karma drone that will complement the stabilisation found with the new GoPro Hero 5. Karma can be folded down into its own lightweight case for ease of travel. GoPro claim that this drone will be easy to fly for both pro pilots and first-time flyers. Karma has an app so your friends can all see what you see during flight. Although we will have to wait and see if this drone lives up to the high expectations of GoPro products, we’re sure it will not disappoint.
Release date: Spring 2017
After announcing their plans to launch a new product over a year ago, Sony has finally divulged the name and release date. The Sony Xperia Touch is part of a smart speaker, like the Amazon Echo, with an impressive design. It can actually project an interactive screen onto any surface, thanks to infrared technology with a 60fps camera. With lots of whizzy features like proximity sensing, phone sync and two-way stereo speakers, there is lots to play around with.
Release date: Spring 2017
There you have it. Here is a roundup of the best new tech releases for spring 2017. Looking to get your hands on a product that hasn’t been released yet? Pre-order to get the best prices on new and exciting tech before their release date.
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