The list given by the prestigious Time magazine , based on the survey, a thorough evaluation during the past 12 months.
10. Google Nexus 7
The quad-core tablet, $ 200 Google is the main factor, triggered price competition in the tablet market today. Powerful configuration, good price and quality hardware to ensure, Google is proving to the world that, they absolutely have the ability to compete with rivals Apple touch device on the market. Recently, the search industry giant has just released the 3G version of the product, giving users additional connectivity options for mobile products. Nexus 7 were classified as the"phenomenon" village technology first half of 2012.technology first half of 2012.
9. Nest energy saving devices
Developed by a group of former Apple engineers, led by Tony Fadell, the father of the iPod product, Nest is expected to become the center of the future smart home.Once installed, this little device will take about 1 week to get used to the new house, then automatically adjust the room temperature due to a dense sensor system, temperature control from , light, humidity, until the motion of the members of the house.
As an influential product from Apple, Nest is designed exquisite, compact, integrated Wi-Fi connectivity so that users can control using iOS devices. In the future, the Nest will be equipped with active control every function of the devices in the family.
8. Samsung Galaxy Note II
With the Note, Samsung has created a completely new smartphone segment, that is "phablet". Our products are built super large screen, up to 5.5 inches. Cause difficulties for the user when used with one hand or pocket, but surprisingly Note II to create massive attraction. Factory built version of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, 2 GB RAM and pen S-Pen improved, for the experience of drawing and notes. At the present time, Note II smartphone is the best multitasking world.
7. Microsoft Surface
In the past 37 years, Microsoft acts as a software developer. The Surface RT mark the first time the software industry giants involved in producing mobile devices, a technology village events. Still can not compete with Apple's iPad tablet 10.6 inch Microsoft has been highly appreciated by innovative design with the base and the accompanying keyboard. Windows 8 operating system RT also bring no less eager to experience, only unfortunately the number of applications on the Windows ecosystem is too small.technology. Still can not compete with Apple's iPad tablet 10.6 inch Microsoft has been highly appreciated by innovative design with the base and the accompanying keyboard. Windows 8 operating system RT also bring no less eager to experience, only unfortunately the number of applications on the Windows ecosystem is too small.
6. MacBook Pro Retina display
Almost no "magic" in Apple's design principles as to what the press have praised.Their criteria is simple, create ultra-thin, ultra-light and as many pixels as possible.That is the reason Apple has applied for a high-end MacBook Pro in 2012. Retina display 2800 x 1800 pixels of the 15-inch MacBook Pro has 5 times the number of pixels compared to the conventional 15-inch laptop. Recently, the company has also introduced the MacBook Pro 13 13-inch Retina display with prices from $ 1,700.
5. Camera 'shoot first, focus later' Lytro
The major camera companies creating a wide range of great products in 2012, but they were overshadowed by Lytro, the camera is seen as opening up a new chapter for the photography industry. Lytro is the first universal camera technology using "light", with prices from only $ 400 and the size of a pencil box.technology"Light", with prices from only $ 400 and the size of a pencil box.
Of the camera lens is usually designed similar to the human eye, that is only capable of capturing a certain amount of light emitted from the object, which focuses on the object definition. Meanwhile, with the light field technology, Lytro cameras can record the color, intensity and direction of every ray of light into the lens. Thus, the photographer can save focus and select any point on the image.light fieldtechnology , Lytro camera can capture the color, intensity and direction of every ray of light into the lens. Thus, the photographer can save focus and select any point on the image.
Lytro is not a product to replace the professional cameras but help those who least understand also captured a visible image, especially without any accessories.
4. Raspberry Pi computer
A PC with only $ 35, equivalent to more than 700 thousand is the brainchild of two British engineer Eben Upton and David Braben. To keep prices as cheap as astonishing same tiny size, this product is designed as a circuit, remove all excess detail.
The user must provide a full range of essential good such as power, memory card pre-installed Linux operating system, monitor, mouse and keyboard. The idea of the manufacturer, of course, does not create a product to compete with the computers sold at stores that used in schools to help children learn programming skills and learn about IT.
3. Sony Cyber-shot RX100
Pocket camera worth $ 650 Sony looks very compact and elegant. However, if the only thing it does not deserve to be in this list. Image quality is the highlight of the new Cyber-shot from Sony. RX100 is equipped with a sensor size up to 1 inch, the image quality is so much better than the popular Point-and-Shoot. Image quality in low-light conditions is also very impressive. If you do not want to own a DSLR or Micro Four-Thirds heavy, Cyber-shot RX100 is the optimal choice.
2. Nintendo Wii U
To own a video game console from Nintendo, you have to spend $ 300. The Wii U is the first HD gaming device of Japanese electronics firms, replacing the Wii predecessor which was quite a lot of graphics processing. Wii U is equipped with the unique gamepad joystick, in addition to the same traditional hand manipulation can also use the 6.2 inch screen for the game need the touch operation. When necessary, the user can display separate content gamepad, like a portable gaming machine. Wii U interact with TV in many different ways depending on the game, make a big craze in the world market.
1. iPhone 5
Been criticized for an iPhone 4S last error encountered, from hardware (bark peeling paint, bright open error, fault power button) until the software (Apple Maps, error with the scroll bar), but the iPhone 5 was firmly entrenched in the world's number one throne on sales of 5 million units sold in its first week.According to the Times , the Apple iPhone 5 is the best smartphone ever produced, incorporating larger screen in a thin and light frame. 2012 saw the emergence of the many smartphones "blockbuster", including the biggest rival is the Galaxy S III. However, when it comes to the perfect combination of hardware, software and associated services, Apple's phone still has no rival.