The year 2014 marked its beginning with various hot launches, bringing in a wide range of gadgets into the market. Whether you wish to have a new camera, phablet, laptop, smartphone or a tablet, there are plenty of options in the market available for you. However, we have compiled a list of 5 gadgets that not just created a huge buzz in the market but also ruled it for a long time.
• Moto G
Motorola entered the market again post a two long years of gap with its Moto G smartphone. The dual sim beauty is available in two different variants of 8 GB and 16 GB. The phone has a 4.5 inch screen and operates on Android 4.4 KitKat. The phone sports a great 5 MP primary camera and a 1.3 MP front camera. The phone runs on 1.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor, which is backed by powerful 1GB RAM.
• Nokia Lumia 1320
Nokia launched its mid-range phablet at a price of Rs 23,999 in India. The major highlights of the handset are its clear black 6 inch display with a powerful 3,400mAh battery. Lumia 1320 operates on Windows Phone 8 OS and is powered by 1.7GHz dual-core processor, which is backed by 1 GB RAM. It flaunts a 5 MP front camera and a VGA secondary camera.
• Oppo N1
The Chinese maker Oppo has stepped in the Indian market with its fabulous product, N1, a smartphone that has a rotating camera. The 13 MP front camera of the phone can be rotated to the front, when you wish to make video calls or click a selfie.
• Amazon Kindle PaperWhite
Amazon launched its Kindle PaperWhite e-reader this year in India. The device’s WiFi-only version is available for Rs 10,999 whereas the 3G+WiFi version is available for Rs 13,999. The device features new display technology with a 25 percent faster processor, improvised built-in light and a latest touch technology, which comes with 19 percent tighter touch grid for improved and better sensitivity.
• Metis Eddy
An Indian education startup, Metis launched a kids tablet for Rs 9,999. This tablet, named as Eddy operated on Android 4.2 and aims at good quality education content for the 2-8 year olds. The 7-inch screen tablet operates on 1.6GHz dual-core processor, 1 GB RAM and a internal memory of 8 GB, which can be extended to 32 GB with the help of a microSD card.
These gadgets were the best in the year 2014.