The 10 best travel gadgets from CES 2018

CES 2018, Las Vegas: from noise-cancelling earbuds and smart glasses to sun exposure sensors and the world’s thinnest laptop


1 – Audio-Technica’s ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint – noise-cancelling headphones for the plane, without the cables

2 – Volkswagen’s I.D. Buzz  – a campervan that recognises the driver as they approach the car, and unlocks the door

3 – Sony WF-SP700N – world’s first wireless, noise-cancelling, splash-proof in-ear headphones



4 – Casio WSD-F20 – rugged outdoor smart watch with Android Wear 2.0 and energy-saving GPS


5 – Garmin Forerunner 645 Music – a GPS running watch with wrist-based payments platform and room for 500 songs

6 – InCase’s IconConnected – a battery case for MacBook Pros that offer two full recharges

7 – Acer Swift 7 – at 8.98mm thin, is this the thinnest laptop in the world?

8 –  INVI Bracelet – a bracelet for travellers that emits a foul odor to distract attackers

9  – L’Oreal UV Sense – a piece of ‘nail art’ that gives the wearer real-time warnings about sun exposure

10 – Vuzix Blade smart glasses – with an embedded a camera, microphone and side-mounted touchpad, is this ithe new Google Glass?