Here we are, in the thick of it; that holiday hustle and bustle and full-on shopping shenanigans! The Christmas music is on every speaker… everywhere. You see more mistletoe hanging than you can count and the number of people in your immediate area seemed to have quadrupled overnight.
Even though it is a joyous and celebratory time of year, that doesn’t mean stress is out the window.
In fact, stress levels are higher than EVER! That holiday gift list you have going of everyone you need to still purchase for is looming on your shoulders.
“What the heck can I get a kid who has everything.”
“Sally is just so hard to buy for.”
Looking to blow your guest list out of the water (in a good way) when they unwrap your gifts this year?
Here is a composition of our best augmented reality gifts for everyone on your shopping list.
AR for: The Explorer
AstroReality Lunar Pro $153
The toy comes with an actual cratered moon replica used with an augmented reality application to explore and interact with all of its real-life details.
Now you can say… really say that you’ve been to the moon and back!
Smart Globe Explorer $130
Oregon Scientific’s Smart Globe Explorer has over 20,000 fun facts, 42 games and many quizzes, the Smart Globe with augmented reality capabilities will keep your little one entertained for hours.
The augmented reality application that is used with this educational toy brings the globe to life equipped with dinosaurs, animals and landmarks for a learning experience you could only hope for.
AR for: The Stylish One
Bose AR Frames $200
Bose AR Frames are just one of their AR-enabled products that have motion sensors embedded inside that can detect your head orientation and body movement while you wear them.
Bose AR-enhanced apps can then use this information along with location data from your mobile device to offer you tailored audio content.
AR for: The Sentimentalist
Prynt Phone Case $110
What are you actually doing with all of those fantastic photos on your phone? Nothing? Let’s start doing something with them from here on out.
Prynt Phone Case allows you to print pics directly from your phone in seconds with a hidden video (Prynt app records a 6 second video) which is automatically linked to the photo and once it’s printed, hover over it within the application and your picture comes to life!
AR for: The Athlete
FORM Swim Goggles $199
FORM swim goggles are in a class all on their own with a price point formatted for everyone!
Designed for swimmers to take control of their metrics, FORM offers athletes leading augmented reality technology in the moment. Training has never been so accurate (read more here).
Dribble Up Ball $90
Dribble Up is a soccer ball, basketball or medicine ball which provides coaching and training in real-time, with just you (the athlete), your ball and the application. Augmented reality sports training like this is what we call a dedicated athlete.
The wonderful world of gift-giving just stepped it up a notch with these augmented reality forward thinking products that will surely be the “BEST GIFT I’VE EVER GOTTEN” consensus. These are surely some of the best augmented reality gifts on the market for 2019.