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NBC Sports Radio's 2018
Holiday Gift Guide for Tech Lovers - Top Picks


​​Trying to find the perfect gift for the gadget geeks in your life? Here is NBC Sports Radio’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide for tech lovers.

by NBC Sports Radio Staff

​Anki Vector Robot

$249; www.anki.com

Anki Vector is the most advanced home robot ever made. He is a curious little guy who is aware of his surroundings and can help you with simple tasks. Ask him for the weather before you head out for the day. Cooking dinner? Setting a timer with Vector means no more overcooked meals in your future. You can even ask him to take a picture and he will intelligently frame the shot by recognizing the faces in it. Vector also integrates with Amazon Alexa, just in time for the holidays.


Eero Tri-Band Router System
$399; www.eero.com
Tired of dead spots, buffering and endless reboots from your internet router? These are all symptoms of outdated routers and range extenders, and why it can be so tough to work, play, stream, or scroll in every room of your house. eero uses multiple access points and TrueMesh technology to cover every nook and cranny of your home in powerful and reliable WiFi. It also works with your existing modem and any internet provider to deliver a consistently strong signal everywhere you need it. With one base unit and two beacons, this best-selling system is ideal for 2-4 bedroom homes.

 SteelSeries ARCTIS 7 Headphones
$149; www.SteelSeries.com
Revolutionary wireless headset delivers flagship-level comfort, microphone and sound. Powerful, low-distortion speakers with DTS Headphone:X 7.1 digital surround. Full-wrap ski-goggle suspension design evenly distributes weight and allows for ultimate customization. AirWeave cushions blend breathability of athletic fabrics for extreme comfort even after prolonged use. On-headset ChatMix Control dial, analog mute and volume control for easy control regardless of connectivity.

OnePlus 6 Phone

$429; www.oneplus.com
The OnePlus 6 is a powerful phablet with a 6.28 inch display that provides images with 2280 x 1080 high resolution. Nail your shot before it slips away, with a dual camera system built for speed. Take clearer photos with Optical Image Stabilization. It comes with an impressive feature-set, including 6GB RAM and 64GB ROM storage equipped with OxygenOS based on Android Oreo OS and 3300mAh big capacity battery so that you can play games faster. OnePlus does an amazing job of delivering the best bang for your buck; the feature-packed OnePlus 6 is a winner.

Owl Cam

$349; www.owlcam.com
Next up, the Owl Cam, a smart dash camera that sends video to your phone — whether driving or parked. It’s high-quality, easy-to-use, and features inside/outside-facing HD cameras that record a 14-day video sequence that you can access any time from your phone with its 4G LTE connection. With outstanding low light performance, an anti-theft security beacon, automatic flood light deterrent, video alerts, and more, Owl keeps you and your car safe no matter what life puts in your path.

Wisenet SmartCam D1

$229; www.WiseNetLife.com

Whether you are at home or away, the D1 lets you know who is at your doorstep. Equipped with 2 mega-pixel high-resolution video and 4-to-3 ratio viewing, you will get a perfect view of even your tallest friends a foot away from the doorbell. Push notifications alert when SmartCam D1 detects movement. You can customize up to three Motion Zone Selection areas to fit right into the landscape of your front door for monitoring.