David Novak, The Gadget Guy
Everything is Bluetooth now because everything is connected. Bluetooth and WiFi are the magic that make this happen. Check out the latest Bluetooth Gadgets for the holiday season:
1. SWIMMING WITH MUSIC
This one is for Apple Watch owners that are passionate about swimming. The H2O Audio Interval Swim Headphones is a waterproof Bluetooth audio system that works with Apple Watch, and streams music or other audio while swimming. It attaches to your swimming goggles and gives you wireless control.
$130 $100 h2oaudio.com
2. SWEATPROOF FITNESS PLAN
The Master and Dynamic MW07 GO Earphones are stylish, waterproof, Bluetooth and True Wireless Earphones that are built to withstand sweaty workouts. They offer a comfortable, secure fit and up to 22 hours of battery life with the included charging case. $200 masterdynamic.com
3. TURN SIGNAL
The RoadwareZ Smart City Pack is the world’s first Bluetooth Enabled LED Cycling Backpack. Paired with the Smartphone App via Bluetooth, it knows your exact location thanks to its GPS system. You also get voice enabled features like hands-free automatic directional signaling via its LED light grid, and safety features like SOS texting to your contacts if its motion sensors detect a crash. $250 roadwarez.com
4. BEST “DUMB” SMARTWATCH
The Fitbit Versa 2 is the best "dumb" fitness smartwatch available. It doesn’t try to replace your smartphone, focusing instead on pure fitness tracking. It offers infinite customization, up to 6 days of battery life, Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity and On-Screen Workouts that'll coach you. Voice Assistant is also supported, and automatic fitness stats will sync to your PC.
$200 $150 fitbit.com
5. A (PRO)FESSIONAL UPGRADE
Apple’s brand-new AirPods Pro are True Wireless Earbuds with Active Noise Cancellation. They feature a vent system that helps to equalize pressure and minimize discomfort, as well as an adaptive EQ system that creates an immersive listening experience, and up to 5 hours of battery to boot. Quick-access easy hand controls, and hands-free access to Siri round out the Airpod upgrade. $250 apple.com