One of the challenges facing the modern world of leisure is to learn about the latest and best technical innovations. Previously it was only for older children and adults, but now even toddlers have tablets and electronics. We’re going to take a look at the three main technical gifts for the three age groups.
The best technical toys for preschoolers
For the age of 3-7 years these are the most popular technical products of 2011.
LeapFrog LeapPad – For young people who are constantly trying to pick up a smartphone or iPad, it can be a great idea to have their own training tablet. This new offer from LeapFrog receives excellent reviews and is expected to be another winner in 2011.
Toy for hugs and hide-and-seek scoops from skip-hop – a new smart plush toy contains ten great ways to help a young child develop his mind and physical skills. Available in most retail stores for less than $20, it’s a great gift if you have a limited budget, but you still want a new technical toy.
Let’s Rock Elmo – Rock Star Mickey – for young children who love music, it’s great toys that sing, dance and generally drive kids crazy with excitement. Look for the new Elmo and Mickey 2011 models. We think they’ll be popular, so buy them early if you can find them.
The best technical toys for children and teenagers
Here are three main technical articles for young children and teens in 2011.
FRIENDS FIJIT – it’s not educational toys, but they are cute! Think of them as modern Furby, but in many ways they’re cooler thanks to advances in technology. They are successful in boys and girls between the ages of 7 and 12, although older children and even some adults are known to value them.
The Nikon COOLPIX waterproof digital camera is an excellent waterproof summer and winter camera for teens and young children. It is easy to use, makes great photos and has a long battery life.
SPY NET: Stealth Video Glasses – These cool spy glasses are recommended for children 8 to 12 years old, they look great, but can also record up to 20 minutes of video or 2000 photos!
High-tech toys for teenagers and adults
Finally, we’ll look at three new technical devices for older children and adults.
iPhone 4S. While you can get it with or without a cell phone contract, the iPhone 4S is sure to be on many lists this year. Steve Jobs may have passed away in 2011, but his spirit lives on in Apple’s innovative products such as the new iPhone 4S.
Kindle Fire – The Kindle – with colors and additional features including a web browser and app store (based on Google Android, not Apple). This new technology gadget, available for less than $200, will appeal to many teenagers and young people. Students will qualify for this vacation. It is much cheaper than the new iPad 2, which will also go on sale this holiday season.
Just Dance 3 – Madden NFL – COD: MW3 – Although it’s video games, it’s all new tech toys that are becoming popular this year – to different crowds. From social players who love to dance at parties, to sports fans who love the good Madden game, to those who play Call of Duty online every day, there are plenty of new video games hot for Christmas 2011.
Sure, there are plenty of other toys and gifts with new technologies that are new and popular in 2011, but this top three should give you some ideas on where to start looking for the best toys of 2011.