From a VR headset that brings coloured pictures of animals into the 3D world, to a caterpillar that teaches coding, these are the tech toys sure to top the wishlists of children this Christmas.
When tech and toys meet, a winning combination of fun, imagination and playability is created that extends far beyond TV-advert infatuation. If you’re looking for something a little different to gift children this Christmas, this is the list for you.
Top tech toys:
Gone are the days where kids simply read a book or colour pages, arrived are the days where the pages come to life for today's tech savvy kids. ARIA utilises augmented reality, the latest gaming phenomenon that causes physical objects in the real world environment to appear augmented in 3D. Tag along on an expedition through the jungle, spotting animals on your way, while Aria, your tour guide, offers interesting facts about each animal Simply use your smart device or the included VR headset.
Available at www.toysrus.co.za for R699.90
Labo Robot Kit (Nintendo Switch)