The great thing about technology is that we can take it anywhere we go, but that also means we have to carry a lot around. When we travel, taking the necessities is what we all want. Sponsored post.

best tech for traveling

The best tech for traveling will vary from person to person and even from trip to trip. The tech I take to the beach is different than the tech I take to a conference. I’ve put together a short list of some of my recommendations of the best tech for traveling.

Best Tech For Traveling

ASUS Google Nexus 7

ASUS Google Nexus 7 - Best Tech For Traveling

The ASUS Google Nexus 7  with its quad-core processor and up to 9.5 hours of battery life will give you hours to watch movies, read books, play games or listen to music. You’ll be able to take this with you on the airplane and not worry about running the battery down (unless your flight is over 9 hours.) This 7-inch tablet has Corning Fit Glass for better scratch resistance.

Apple iPad 3rd Generation

ipad 3 best tech for traveling

The Apple iPad 3 has a 5 MP rear camera, Wi-Fi (3G option available), is upgradeable to iOS 6 and you can download apps for just about anything you want to do. Playing games, watching movies, reading books, catching up on news, reading email and much more. This tablet is 9.7 inches.

NOOK Simple Touch

NOOK simple tough - best tech for travel

The NOOK Simple Touch is great for reading at the beach. If you want to leave most of your gadgets at home for a vacation away, but still have all your ebooks, the Simple Touch is perfect. You can read for over 2 months on one battery charge and put up to 1,000 books (or expand with a mciroSD up to 32GB.) This is enough to keep you reading on your beach vacation. At 6.5″ x 5″ it will easily fit in your purse so you will have it anytime you have a few moments to read.

Apple MacBook Pro

MacBook Pro - Best Tech for Traveling

The Apple MacBook Pro is for the traveler who wants to do more than just read or watch movies. If you are on a business trip or want to upload your photos from your vacation, the MacBook Pro will let you do that.

Samsung MV900 MultiView Camera

Samsung MV900

The Samsung MV900 MultiView camera will easily fit in your purse or briefcase for when you travel. It’s perfect for business or pleasure. It takes photos up to 16.3 MP and HD 3D video (1920×1080).  With the flip-up display, you can easily take self-portraits.

IdeaPad U410 Ultrabook

IdeaPad U410 UltrabookThe IdeaPad U410 Ultrabook weighs 4 lbs and will not add a lot of weight. Taking a small, lightweight laptop is perfect for traveling. The IdeaPad also has up to 9 hours of battery life, so you can get a lot of work completed on one charge.

Having these 6 products will give you a variety of choices when you travel. No matter where you go, business or pleasure, you will be ready with the best tech for traveling.

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