The magazine Business Insider has compiled a list of the most anticipated products in consumer electronics. Let's see what novelties await us in 2015.
Smart watch Apple Watch will be the first product in a new category of Apple under Tim cook. The product was presented in September with limited information about its functionality. Since the Apple Watch is still in development, full details will be known after the release in early 2015.
The software giant has already shown how it will look in the next version of Windows. According to Microsoft, Windows 10 will be released in the fall of 2015.
Windows 10 is designed to work on all devices, including smartphones, laptops, desktop computers, and Xbox gaming console. Operating system is also able to change its interface depending on the device thanks to the Continuum.
Samsung Galaxy S6
Next flagship smartphone from Samsung, expected to be released in early 2015. Information about Galaxy S6 are almost there, but, according to preliminary data, the smartphone will be the biggest update to the Galaxy family. According to rumors, the Galaxy S6 is codenamed "Zero" — an allusion to the fact that the device is created from scratch.
More smart watches Samsung
Samsung believes that six smartwatch in the lineup enough. It is reported that the company will continue to experiment with wearable electronics.
So far none of the hours of the Samsung brand was not well received by the market. Maybe 2015 will be more successful in this regard.
Flexible smartphone Samsung
Recently, Samsung announced that in 2015 will begin mass producing flexible displays. By the end of the year, the company promised to release its first smartphone that is able to change its shape.
A mini-version of Microsoft Surface
Initially it was expected that this spring Microsoft will release a smaller version of the Surface tablet, but something prevented her plans, and instead, the company introduced a full-sized tablet Surface Pro 3.
It is reported that Microsoft is still working on the Surface Mini. A second chance it will be launched in 2015.
A larger version of Apple iPad
In August, Bloomberg reported that Apple is developing a new version of the iPad, this time with a 12-inch screen. No one gives a guarantee, but the most convenient timing of the release of the iPad Pro called the beginning of 2015.
New HTC One
Since its release in 2013, the HTC One raised the design of Android devices to a new level. Then it was the only smartphone that can compete with the iPhone in appearance and build quality. The second version of the HTC One was released in spring of this year, and the third is expected in March-April 2015.
The release of virtual reality helmet Oculus Rift, which is still in development, is expected before the end of 2015.
Originally the Oculus Rift is focused on the game. But in the next few years will be able to use this gadget for social networking, viewing interactive movies, and virtual concerts.
A virtual reality helmet Sony
Project Morpheus is also a virtual reality headset, but Sony. The device, which, most likely, will go on sale in late 2015, is designed to work with PlayStation 4.
Touch version of Microsoft Office for Windows
In the new year, Microsoft Office will undergo a big change. The company is working on new touchscreen-centric version of Office for Windows tablets and touchscreen laptops. It is reported that a software product is very similar to the new version of Office for iPad, and its launch will coincide with the release of Windows 10 in 2015.
A new smartphone from OnePlus
This year, the Chinese startup company OnePlus have released a smartphone with One impressive technical specifications. Android device embodies the best of the flagship competitors like the Samsung Galaxy S5, while it costs only $ 350.
The insane popularity of the smartphone adds to buy it, usually only by invitation of the company. OnePlus is already working on the next version of the machine, which should go on sale in the first half of 2015. According to sources, the new version might get a slightly smaller screen and customizable options that allow buyers to choose the desired parameters of the product.
The integration of Beats Music with iTunes
3-million deal between Apple and Beats Music iTunes will add even more competitiveness before the live streaming services such as Spotify. According to Re/code, Apple is planning to circumvent Spotify due to cheaper services.
Pebble makes the best smartwatch. The latest version of Steel was released in early 2014. But soon the company will release another high-quality product for wearing on the hand.