Ili Translati on
Ever been lost for words when dining or shopping abroad? Speak into the handheld ili and it will instantly translate what you’ve said, and without the need for Wi-Fi. At the moment it handles English to Spanish, Japanese or Mandarin. £151, iamili.com/us
Waverly Labs Pilot
Here’s a neat way to tune into another language: when you to listen to someone talking in a language you don’t understand, the Pilot can translate listen in and translate. You can also share a secondary earbud with that person so that you can converse. 15 languages are currently supported. £151, waverlylabs.com
Bragi The Dash Pro
When used in tandem with the iTranslate app, the customised Bragi The Dash Pro enables you to converse in up to 40 languages. You can also use it to listen to music and to track your activities.