Everyone loves a bit of new tech for the home, whether that’s a new TV or a remote security monitoring device. The right home-based tech can make your home safer, smarter and more efficient – and it looks great too. Here are some of our favourites.
The Apple Nanoleaf
The innovative Nanoleaf blends colour, control, creativity and technology from your home in a cutting-edge new product that will make your living space the talk of the road. Choose from endless colours and arrange the modules into patterns that you prefer, with add-on kits for extra sections. It’s fun, different and also suitable for children to play with to express their creativity. The starter kit costs £179.95 from Apple – Shop here >
The Ultimate Cinema-Style TV
This whopping 75″ TV from Samsung provides everything you need to create ultra-HD cinema-style experiences in your home. It has a 1300 PQI picture quality and a Smart Hub for easy gaming, browsing and watching catch-up and internet TV. Treat yourself at Curry’s for £1,699 in the sale – Shop now >
The Latest Dyson Cordless Vacuum
If you’ve not yet tried a cordless vacuum cleaner, then be prepared for a revolution! So much lighter and easier to carry around the house, these innovations in household tech make a boring job quicker, easier and more enjoyable. This latest release from Dyson is as efficient as a regular vacuum, but far lighter, and with the power that you’d expect from a Dyson. Enjoy an hour of fade-free superior suction for £499 at John Lewis – Shop now >
The Amazon Echo
The Echo uses the Alexa system to manage your digital home. Ask it to play your music, answer questions, check the weather or control linked home devices. It is constantly evolving, and the sound quality is exceptional with seven microphones and surround sound. Latest features include the ability to order an Uber or a pizza! Buy it for £89.99 from Amazon – Shop now >
A Family-Friendly Drone
The kids will love this one! The camera-enabled drone is affordable and great for all the family to experiment with. Enjoy up to seven minutes in the air at heights of up to 50 metres. It’s on sale from Argos at £54.99 – Shop now >
Logitech Home Security Camera
This high-tech camera is ideal for indoor and outdoor security with excellent video quality capture even in the dark. It has 180-degree monitoring and advanced motion sensing and filtering. Set it up to send alerts and save data in the cloud for ease of retrieval. It’s fully weatherproof and costs £182 from Ebuyers – Shop now >
Which gadget will you invest in to make your digital home smarter, safer, faster and more fun?