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Valentine’s Day Gear Gifts for Gadgeteers

By Merilee Kern, 'The Luxe List' Executive Editor


With reports citing that 2019 will be a pivotal year for consumer technology, here’s a look at some noteworthy lifestyle-enhancing solutions that are well-suited for Valentine’s Day gifting.

Rowkin True Wireless Earbuds (www.Rowkin.com)

True wireless headphones from Rowkin are a perfect gift or get for Valentine’s Day or any occasion. The Ascent Charge+ model features an ergonomic fit primed for security and comfort. Constructed with a premium mylar diaphragm driver as well as an acoustic cavity, these earbuds produce dynamic sound and impactful bass with the benefit of touch controls. The case is Qi-compatible for wireless charging (comes with a Qi wireless charger in the box) while also doubling as a power bank to keep your other devices charged courtesy of USB-C rapid charging. The Ascent Charge+ also features a mobile app for locating your earbuds and personalizing your sound profile. The Ascent Micro model also has many similar features to the Ascent Charge+ but is even more compact for easy portability! While small, the Ascent Micro charging case keeps your earbuds charged for up to 17+ hours.

Aquio Bluetooth Speaker Water Bottle (www.AquioBottles.com)

USA-designed Aquio water bottles with detachable Bluetooth speaker, powered by iHomeAudio, are manufactured with high-quality stainless steel that is also notably BPA-free. Available in four fashionable colors–midnight, seafoam, merlot and blush–it is an ideal hydration bottle for those who lead an active lifestyle and love taking their music with them on-the-go. Aquio’s removable speaker is powerful, IP67-rated waterproof, sand-proof and features designer weather-resistant premium woven acoustic fabric. Its rechargeable battery provides up to six hours of wireless audio playback time. The 16-ounce bottle, designed to fit all cup holders, is double wall steel-insulated maintaining temperatures up to 14-hours for hot liquids and a full 24-hours for cold.

iHome Zenergy Aroma Bluetooth Therapy Speaker (www.iHomeAudio.com)

Create a calming environment throughout your home with the combination of light, sound and aroma therapy. iHome’s iZABT50 Zenergy Bluetooth Speaker features six different sound therapy tracks designed to calm you mind, lower your breathing and heart rate and prepare your body for sleep. You can also select from seven different 115 Lux, full-color light therapy modes designed to align your circadian rhythm at night and improve your mood throughout the day. iHome’s Zenergy Aroma Bluetooth Therapy Speaker features two audio sources: built-in sound therapy and Bluetooth wireless audio streaming from your mobile device. It also includes aromatherapy to help create a calming environment with the use of essential, with absolutely no water needed.

iHome Beauty Vanity Mirror Magnify Voice (www.iHomeAudio.com)

With built-in Alexa technology and a Bluetooth speaker to boot, you can look your best while enjoying your favorite music or other audio with the iHome Beauty Magnify Voice. Use the USB port to charge your mobile devices as you prepare for the day. The distortion-free mirror has both 1x and 5x magnification for the best beauty routine, as well as a removable 3.5" 10x detail mirror for more precise grooming. Bright LEDs with high and low settings provide natural looking light for a look that's right in any situation. You can also stream audio wirelessly via Bluetooth from your mobile device. The built-in microphone, digital voice echo cancellation and “answer and end” controls make speakerphone use a pleasure.

 




"The Luxe List" Executive Editor Merilee Kern scours the luxury marketplace for exemplary travel experiences, extraordinary events, and notable products and services. Submissions are accepted at www.TheLuxeList.com. Follow her on Twitter here: www.Twitter.com/LuxeListEditor and Facebook here: www.Facebook.com/TheLuxeList .

***Some or all of the accommodations(s), experience(s), item(s) and/or service(s) detailed above were provided and/or sponsored to accommodate this review, but all opinions expressed are entirely those of Merilee Kern and have not been influenced in any way.***