Nowadays being a modern traveler means keeping up-to-date with the latest travel gadgets. This is especially true now that a lot of young professionals are choosing to work while traveling the world. MBO Partners State of Independence Research Brief reveals that 4.8 million Americans describe themselves as digital nomads. The research also reveals that the number of digital nomads will grow substantially over the next few years.
Yoss reports that 88% of people aged 18-26 see flexible work as the future with one third of the U.S. workforce already working remotely. If you’re planning to do some traveling soon and want to work on the go, or just want some cool gadgets to use, here are some of the most popular travel gadgets you should check out:
GlocalMe G3 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot
If you’re often hopping from one continent to another, the GlocalMe G3 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot is the best way to stay connected. It has its own cloud SIM technology, which will allow you to connect to the internet in up to 100 countries across Asia, South America, Europe, and North America. Simply replace the SIM card with a local provider. You can connect up to five devices and it stays powered for up to 15 hours.
Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II
This camera is one of the best travel gadgets you can buy because of its chic ultra-slim design and its many connectivity options. It has a 1.0-inch, 20.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor with a new DIGIC 7 Image Processor that will allow you to take high-quality photos and videos. It also has a 3.0-inch LCD touchscreen, as well as Wi-Fi, NFC, and Bluetooth capabilities. You can even control it remotely from your smartphone and it will fit perfectly inside your pocket. It’s the perfect high-tech camera for traveling.
Microsoft Surface Book 2 13.5-inch
If you’re a digital nomad who travels a lot for work, you need a laptop that is durable, lightweight, and powerful. TechRadar recommends the Microsoft Surface Book 2, which is a convertible 2-in-1 device that has a powerful 8th generation Intel Core i5 processor, discrete graphics, and 8GB RAM. It’s the perfect device for frequent flyers, entrepreneurs, and freelancers who want to take their office wherever they go. The Microsoft Surface Book 2 is the ideal companion, as it can also turn into a tablet, perfect for watching films or reading novels while traveling.
Apple has changed the wearable market which its range of products. With the Apple Watch 5 due out next year consumers can expect a wealth of new features that will make traveling easier. But you don’t have to wait that long to take advantage of the travel benefits that come with the Apple Watch. The current models have flight alerts, weather updates, navigation apps, and can even check you in to your hotel. It is also one of the best watches for tracking your health on the market. Now there is no excuse for not staying fit while you’re globetrotting.
Bose QuietComfort 20
Bose is the go-to brand if you want excellent headphones and earphones with reliable noise-canceling features. At the moment, the Bose QuietComfort 20 headphones are the ultimate product for this purpose. They have a control module that will allow you to turn the noise cancelation on or off, as well as a built-in rechargeable battery that provides up to 16 hours of listening time. Perfect for those times you need to work while traveling or just want to relax.