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Breakfast gadgets: All that's skinny

Published: 8:30AM Wednesday February 02, 2011 Source: Breakfast

  • John Buckley
    John Buckley

Gadget Guru John Buckley took Breakfast on a tour of all that's skinny in technology.

Samsung LED 9000 Full HD 3D TV

The new Samsung LED TV may be massive in terms of its 55 cm viewing area but it's only 4.89 mm thick.

As well as looking good it comes packed with special features:

- Not only does it show 3D movies, it can take normal 2D signals and convert it to 3D.

- It comes with a Wi-Fi adapter for accessing internet apps.

- It features an amazing touch screen remote which among other things, allows you to watch a 2nd channel while others are viewing the 1st.

Price: $9,999

Available from: Check with your usual electronics retailers such as Noel Leeming, Harvey Norman and JB HiFi

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Rating: 5 out of 5

The new 11 inch MacBook Air

The MacBook air range of laptops feature all flash storage, a multi-touch trackpad and a high resolution screen as well as a full sized keyboard.

Pricing: Starts from $1699

Available from: Magnum Mac, Noel Leeming, Bond Bond, Apple Online

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Rating: 3.5 out of 5

Reader Touch Edition by Sony 6" (Black)

The 6.0" (15.2cm) reader has a paper-like touch screen, audio playback and expandable memory.

Slim, light and easy to use the Sony Touch Edition eReader puts thousands of your favourite stories at your fingertips. Effortlessly turn the page with a swipe of a finger or find the meaning of a word by using the built-in dictionaries. The glare-free display reads just like a real book, even in direct sunlight.

SPECIAL FEATURES: Clear Touch Screen, 12 built in dictionaries, 10,000 page turns, 2GB internal memory with Memory Stick PRO Duo and SD Card slots, Audio Playback.

Pricing: $399.00

Available from: SonyStyle and Whitcoulls stores.

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Rating: 4 out of 5

Iwantthat.co.nz Ultimate Key Finder

Are you one of those charming people who is always losing your keys? Do you drive friends and family nuts in your state of panic each time you leave the house looking for your keys?

This Ultimate Key Finder is totally a step up from its whistling and clapping cousins - it features a credit card size transmitter, so you can put it in your wallet and always know where it is, a nice extra long-range (up to 25 metres), and extended battery life of over 2 years with standard use, and zero false alarms.

Features a receiver unit that clips onto your keyring plus a Credit Card sized transmitter fits snugly into your wallet or purse

Price: $44.95

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Rating: 3 out of 5

All prices correct at time of publishing.

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