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THE LIGHT PHONE RE­SERVE AT THELIGHTPHONE.COM, PRICE TBC

If you’ve ever asked “why can’t a phone just be a phone?” the Light Phone is for you. This credit card-sized “dumb­phone” can place and re­ceive calls… and that’s it. No cam­era, no tex­ting, no in­ter­net, no non­sense. How the world used to be.

TILEMATE PHONE FIN­DER £17.99, CUR­RYS. CO.UK

Never lose your valu­ables again with this handy fob, which slips into your phone case or in­side your wal­let or at­taches to your

CHRIS DIG­I­TAL L AS­SIS­TANT FOR R DRIV­ERS £299.99, CHRIS.COM

Good old Chris is a mo­torist’s friend. He (it) is a sat­nav, tele­phone, and juke­box rolled into one. Func­tions are ac­ti­vated by voice, so there’s no need to take your hands off the wheel while driv­ing. Not t that you ever would, of course.

GOPRO HERO 7 BLACK £379.99, COTSWOLD OUT­DOOR.COM

Are you the sort who l loves climb­ing moun­tains, swim­ming in lak lakes and sail­ing ng d down river rapids? Then en you need a sturdy wa­ter­erproof cam­era ra to doc­u­ment your ex­pe­ri­ences e and show­sho them to your couch-potato couch rel­a­tives. Gopro’s lat­est does just that, record­ing all your ad­ven­tures in Ul­tra HD. pre­tend you’re a spy by talk­ing into your wrist.

STORE DJI PHAN­TOM 4 PRO V2.O £1,589, STORE.DJI.COM

While the ad­vent of the fly­ing car is still some way off, we can at least get a bird’s-eye view of our lives with a drone, above. DJI Phan­tom is the best of the bes best, tak­ing stun­ning qu qual­ity aerial footage w with an Ul­tra HD G Gopro cam­era.

ALLPOWERS SO­LAR POW­ERED BACK­PACK £78.99, £ AMA­ZON. CO.UK C

Never Ne again sigh in frus­tra­tion fru at an

SAM­SUNG QLED 65IN 8K TV £4,999, SAM­SUNG. COM

2019 prom­ises to be the year of the 8K TV, which dou­bles the def­i­ni­tion of the cur­rent top-of-therange mod­els. Sam­sung is the first man­u­fac­turer to get to mar­ket.

SONOS BEAM £399, SONOS.COM

As tele­vi­sions have got thin­ner over re­cent years, their speaker qual­ity has be­come worse. If you want to ac­tu­ally hear the beau­ti­ful scores of your our favourite films, you’ll l need a sound bar. The e highly de­sir­able Sonos Beam comes with speech en­hance­ment so you’ll ac­tu­ally be able to hear those pesky BBC ac­tors as they mum­ble their way through the lat­est cos­tume drama. a.

BEASTS OF BAL­ANCE £69, BEASTSOFBALANCE. COM

This tech-en­abled board game, below, is a de­light­ful cross be­tween Jenga, Dar­win’s The­ory Of Evo­lu­tion, and Poké­mon. Bal­ance an­i­mal fig­urines in a pre­car­i­ous tower and then turn to an ac­com­pa­ny­ing app to man­age a vir­tual an­i­mal king­dom that’s based on the pieces you play. Fun for all the fam­ily, 21st-cen­tury style.

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