2012’s 21 hottest gadgets – iPad mini, Samsung Galaxy Note 2, I’m Watch and more

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Our pals over at Tech Digest have seen an awful lot of gadgets this year. They have checked out the latest Smart TVs, weighed up whether the iPad mini is worth the extra dosh over the Google Nexus 7 and snapped away on the latest cameras.

So we asked them to help us come up with the year’s 21 best gadgets. Obviously it is tablets and phones that grab the limelight, but we have also added TVs, cameras, watches and whole load more.

Here then are the 21 gadgets that we consider to be the be desirable of this year’s selection.

What have we missed? Tell us in the comments.



Olympus E-M5 £1,149

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A deadringer for Olympus's old range of 35mm SLRs, the E-M5 is however packed with goodies that make it just about the best performing compact system camera on sale. It features a 16-megapixel CMOS sensor, 1.44 million dot electronic viewfinder (EVF) and articulated OLED touchscreen. But best of all is its superb performance and especially its astonishingly fast autofocus.

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