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A guide to buying electronic gadgets for men

Electronic gadgets can make great gifts for men. There are so many different types that it may be difficult to choose. This article will have a look at what gadgets you could buy from music to video and more.

Phones and music players

Phones are one of the top electronic gadgets that men love. With new phones coming out everyday, there is a wide choice of phones to choose from. Think about what they like to use their phones for. Is it purely calls or do they love using the latest apps? Do they want to download music or play games on it on the way to work? Once you know what kind of features they would like, talk to a phone shop guy in order to get the latest top spec phone.
Music players If music is their thing, then buying an Mp3 or Mp4 could be a good choice. Check out how many tracks they will hold - the more, the better. This will be measured in gigabytes. So, a 4GB Mp3 player would hold more than a 2GB. Make sure that they have a good battery life, and find out how they can be recharged. Some can be charged from a laptop or PC.

Laptops and camcorders

An electronic gadget which is going up in price but which is really useful is a laptop. Laptops also come with different memory sizes. For someone who does a lot of downloading or saves games, a large memory will be needed. Laptops come in different sizes too; from the small net-books which are only used for searching the Internet to ones with larger screens for working on documents. Think about what they will mainly use it for before purchasing.
Camera and camcorders Cameras and video cameras are a great buy for someone who likes to take pictures or for someone who enjoys recording days out and special events. If they love posting clips to sites like YouTube, then a decent video camera can be a good idea. Check out what size of screen it has, and how far the zoom will go. Choose from small pocket camcorders to flash camcorders, those which are larger and which contain more functions. HDD camcorders are also now available. These have their own hard disc drive, and so they don’t need discs or tapes, but they store all the footage on their internal memory.

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