Summer is finally here, and with it comes some of the hottest tech products that make the most of your vacation or long summer weekends.
Which tablet PC, smartphone, or mobile computer is best for helping you stay connected, even while on vacation? Which eReader has the best visibility in bright sunlight? Which cameras can weather the outdoors and the elements the best? TechnologyGuide has the answers to all these questions and more in our Summer Tech 2011 Guide.
TechnologyGuide editors present their favorite picks for this summer to ensure that you’re have the best and most summer-suited technology packed away in your beach bag or backpack. Our technology picks – from tablets PCs to notebooks to cameras to printers – will prove to be worthwhile companions as you go hiking, combing beaches or just relaxing at a resort. Summer Tech 2011 is your guide to best in mobile and vacation-minded tech products that are guaranteed to be space-saving, well-connected, or outdoor-friendly.
Find out which products make the vacation grade by following the links below to articles and reviews across our family of Web sites.
HP Pavilion dm1z: Maximize Mobility this Summer
Searching for that one ultraportable notebook to meet your needs while you\’re out and about this summer? Check out our #1 recommendation; the 11.6-inch HP Pavilion dm1z, equipped with a fast dual-core AMD processor and powerful AMD graphics.
Apple iPad 2 Makes a Splash as Summer Companion
If you\’re taking a tablet on your summer vacation, you\’re going to want one that can do it all. Why not take along the Apple iPad 2, our top recommendation that has access to over 65,000 apps ready to serve your every need?
HP TouchSmart 610: A Touch of Summer Fun
HP has taken our desktop summer buyers guide cake with the TouchSmart 610. Find out why this multi-touch screen all-in-one desktop PC is such a good, summertime choice by reading this report on innovative summer technology.
Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS: Ready for Summer Action
No matter what hazards your summer may present for your digital camera, our number one vacation companion, the Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS, can handle them and then some.
HTC ThunderBolt, as Fast as Heat Lightning
If you\’re looking to stay connected with a powerhouse of a handset this summer, look no further than our number one recommendation, the 4G LTE-enabled HTC ThunderBolt.
Go Mobile This Summer with the HP Officejet 100 Inkjet
Searching for that special mobile printer your business needs to keep office productivity intact while traveling during the summer? The HP Officejet 100 Mobile Printer may be a viable choice for your company.