The tech world is always changing. And while a newer, sleeker model eventually replaces an item, it’s important to evolve alongside these latest improvements—especially for businesses that want to prosper and evolve.
2017 is filled with items and gadgets that propel businesses to the cutting edge of industry, but it’ s these 6 items to pay particular attention to:
1. Dell Canvas 27
Businesses everywhere have numerous creative positions. Whether it is graphic designers, video editors, artist, etc., there’s a need to combine the creative process with technology. The Dell Canvas 27 does exactly that. It’s a 27-inch touch monitor that connects to any computer. It lays flat for drafting purposes. Drafting can be done either with a stylus or by hand. It features a 2560 x 1440 pixel resolution and includes an onscreen control dial, which facilitates the different editing functions.
2. QuirkLogic’s Quila Connected e-writer
The QuirkLogic E-ink display is like no other e-writer. It’s a 42-inch, mountable e-writer with a 42-inch HD ePaper display. It supports 16GB flash memory and the battery lasts for up to 16 hours on one charge—particularly great for business meetings and throwing out ideas back and forth.
3. Kingston’s new flash drive
Kingston’s DataTraveler Ultimate GT is perfect for taking data on the go. Encased with a protective zinc alloy die-cast metal casing, it is the highest-capacity USB flash drive currently on the market. It is shock-resistant, so it can better protect all stored data—whether you need storage protection at home or out on the road. This flash drive offers some of the fastest read and write speeds and comes in both 1TB and 2TB options. It is USB 3.1 Gen 1 compatible.
4. HELLO – The Most Advanced Video Communication Device
Remote meetings are about to be forever changed by this one new gadget. HELLO, a video communication device is a current Kickstarter project. Although it hasn’t yet been released, HELLO plans to revolutionize the process of video conferencing. It’s a smart communication device that features both motion detection and voice control. Once connected to any TV, HELLO provides real-time broadcasting, wireless screen sharing and even security surveillance. It operates using a quad-core processor, a 4K video sensor and 4 smart microphones. HELLO supports Cisco WebEx, Facebook Messenger, Google Hangouts as well as Skype.
5. Lenovo Yoga 910
The Lenovo Yoga 910 is one of the latest convertible 2-in-1 laptops available for businesses seeking a high-performance laptop with adaptable functions. It features a 14-inch 4K high-definition touchscreen and can be folded into 4 versatile modes: laptop, tablet, tent and stand. Specific specs include: 8GB RAM (16GB upgrade option), 256GB hard drive and a CPU of 2.7-GHz Intel Core i7-7500U. It’s also lightweight at only 3.04 lbs.
6. Typlet T1S
The Typlet T1S is a computer that provides an advanced projection display that is touch-responsive. It is available to both Windows and Android. The Typlet T1S can be used on tables, walls and other flat surfaces. Projection sizes include a 14” square to a much larger 90” image. It makes a great tool for more interactive meetings, although it has a resolution of only 854 x 480 pixels.