We hunt down cool gadgets in Singapore that’ll level up your life.
We’ve got you in the know about the freshest beauty products, the latest lifestyle news, and even the hottest tables around town. Now let’s talk about tech. We live in a world that flows with innovation. And with the advancement of technology, we’re seeing some pretty cool gadgets in Singapore. From headphones to cameras and new toys for your home, here’s our list of the newest gadgets ‘round town.
Cool gadgets in Singapore that we’re loving
Ever wanted a tattoo, but have low pain tolerance? Check out this cool new gadget that’ll give you custom body art at the touch of a button. Think of it as a temporary tattoo maker without the hassle of using water to make the design stick. Browse a catalogue filled with thousands of designs that include collaborations with famous tattoo artists. The best part? You can use it on more than just your skin! Print designs on phone cases, personalised cards, or even tote bags.
Imprintu, available online
2. Logitech Casa Pop-up Desk
Don’t underestimate the comfort of a good work-from-home desk setup. With Logitech’s Casa Pop-up Desk, get an elevated workspace that you can bring along with you anywhere. A keyboard, touchpad, and laptop stand are packaged together in one compact kit. It’s perfect for anyone who’s constantly on the go and working remotely in different places. There’s even a little storage compartment fit for chargers, stationery, and other necessary knick knacks. Not only is it gorgeous and sleek, but your back will thank you for your improved posture.
Unfortunately, it isn’t available in Singapore just yet. But we’re keeping an eye out on this one when it does launch in Asia. And if you have friends living in New Zealand or the UK, they can order it online then ship it over to you after.
Logitech Casa Pop-up Desk, available online in select regions
3. Shark FlexStyle
We know everyone’s been obsessed with Dyson hairdryers. It’s like the beauty version of the PlayStation 5. But what if we told you we found something that has all the functionalities of Dyson with a more accessible price tag? Introducing the new Shark FlexStyle multi-styler, a styling tool that gives you picture-perfect hair while protecting it from heat damage. Start first with the fast drying function before making use of the low heat button to get salon-quality locks. You’ll never have to worry about hair loss, damage or frizz again!
Shark FlexStyle, available online
4. Asus ROG Strix Scar 17 X3D
In the market for a new gaming laptop? You can’t go wrong with something from the Republic of Gamers. Powered by the AMD Ryzen 9 7945HX3D, the Asus ROG Strix Scar 17 X3D offers a top-notch gaming experience thanks to the Nvidia GeForce RTX GPU. It’s one of the fastest mobile gaming chips, with some of the best performance numbers in the current market. You won’t have to worry about resolutions or frame rates ever again!
Asus ROG Strix Scar 17 X3D, available online
5. Jelli M1 masks
We know face masks are a thing of the past (and we’d prefer it to stay that way) but if we ever need them again, we’re planning to cop this futuristic-looking one. Say goodbye to uncomfortable disposable masks! In comes the new Jelli M1 masks. Manufactured with food-grade polycarbonate, it comes with replaceable filters to help you breathe easily. We think it’s perfect if we ever have to deal with the haze situation again. It’s comfortable, which means you can wear it all day, and it doesn’t fog up if you breathe too heavily.
Jelli M1 masks, available online
6. Samsung The Freestyle 2nd Gen
If you love movies, this handy little device is the perfect companion for your next at-home date. Samsung has just released the second generation of its portable projector, which boasts sleeker features than its predecessor. The setup is practically instantaneous, with automatic screen adjustments and a 360-degree speaker featuring sound coming from all directions. And when you’re not using it, you can tuck it away as it blends easily in any home.
Samsung The Freestyle 2nd Gen, available online
7. Greenleaf by Mistral
Introducing the new Greenleaf collection by Mistral, a new line of products that put affordability and accessibility at the forefront. Making use of eco-friendly materials, it’s durable and sustainable. Plus, the white frame and wood trimmings make it so aesthetically pleasing that it’ll fit into any home. We’re eyeing the adorable high velocity table fan, which will be our very best friend during hot days of the week.
Greenleaf by Mistral, available online
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8. Sony Vlog Camera ZV-1 II
Love capturing cinematic moments in your life? Do it in high-def with Sony’s second generation ZV-1 II. This vlogging camera includes a brand spanking new wider angle lens. This means bigger and better group selfies with Multiple Face Recognition that keeps faces sharp. The cinematic vlog setting lets you take gorgeous ambient images and has an ISO sensitivity spanning from 125 to 12,800. Plus, the intelligent three-capsule microphone automatically switches directions as it recognises human faces and objects. You can even use it as a high-quality webcam for live streams when you hook it up to a PC or smartphone!
Sony Vlog Camera ZV-1 II, $1,199, available online
9. JBL Live Pro 2
These cool gadgets from JBL will be your new best friend when you travel. The acclaimed JBL Live Pro 2 is known for its well-rounded features and value. Oh, and did we mention it has one of the best battery lives we’ve seen for wireless earbuds? We’re talking up to 40 hours worth of playback time! We also can’t get over the noise-cancelling function that soothed our weary soul through flights. Once plugged in with music, you’ll drown out all that plane noise. And with the Smart Ambient functions, you can adjust the amount of background noise you want to let in. This means staying aware of your surroundings without even taking your earbuds off.
JBL Live Pro 2, $265, available online
10. Steam Deck
Gaming on the go has never been easier than with Steam Deck where portability meets power. Take your Steam library with you anywhere, literally. Once logged in, you’ll get full access to all your games in a nifty handheld device. You’ll have to sacrifice some quality given that your whole gaming experience is shrunk down for portability. But what we love is the fact that there are compatibility ratings for each game. This’ll show you the kind of experience you’ll have playing specific games on Steam Deck.
Steam Deck, available online
11. Jabra Speak2
Working remotely from all around the world is an absolute dream (yes, we speak from experience). However, having hybrid teams means having hybrid conference calls. Upgrade your shabby office setup to a more seamless experience with this cool gadget. The new Jabra Speak2 range is an intelligent speaker that’s built to fit into our new hybrid work lives. This means high-quality meetings, calls, and presentations where everyone is heard.
It has four noise-cancelling microphones with background noise reduction technology, giving you crisp audio when speaking. It’s also designed to work with all kinds of virtual meeting platforms like Microsoft Teams, Google Meet, and Zoom. Its portability means you won’t have to deal with the headache of a complex setup. Simply plug everything in and you’re good to go for your meetings.
Jabra Speak2, from $263, available online
12. Corsair Xenon Flex 45-inch OLED bendable gaming monitor
You saw that right, the world’s first bendable gaming monitor. Who would’ve thought? Use it for your work-from-home setup to keep yourself productive. And once you’re off the clock, transform it into a hyper-immersive visual experience. Not only that, but it’s also anti-glare, boasts flicker-free technology, and the low blue light display means less eye strain. It even comes with an integrated stand, which means no messy assembly is required.
Corsair Xenon Flex 45-inch OLED bendable gaming monitor, $2,704, available online
13. Sennheiser’s Ambeo Soundbar Plus and Ambeo Sub
Sennheiser’s upping our sound game with its new Ambeo Soundbar Plus and Ambeo Sub. It’s the world’s first standalone soundbar that offers some amazing audio experiences. Music lovers and movie buffs alike get to enjoy a unique and immersive sound design that offers three-dimensional and studio-grade sound. Plus, its sleek design means that it fits into any home’s aesthetic.
Sennheiser’s Ambeo Soundbar Plus, available online
And that’s all the new tech finds and cool gadgets we’ve found in Singapore.