Published on February 19th, 2019 | by Sunit Nandi


3 Commandments Buying Technology Gadgets

With the many gadgets introduced in the market today, you might end up buying impulsively, and it is definitely not the smartest thing to do, even if you have more than enough money to spend. True, it is really tempting to buy and own technology gadgets, but you would not want to end up regretting and asking yourself why in the world you buy it?

To help you find success buying cool technology gadgets, in this article you can find the 3 commandments you must follow when buying one.

3 Commandments Buying Technology Gadgets

1. Invest on gadgets you use the most

Splurge on gadgets you use most of the time, and hold back on gadgets you rarely use. Do not think or worry about the price when buying gadgets that you are using most of the time, like if you are using a laptop round the clock, never skimp investing getting the most high tech, durable, usable and expensive laptop.

Investing on something that you will use for a long number of hours a day is certainly a smart move.

2. Know what the product actually feels

A mobile phone that works great with one tech gadget reviewer may not work the same for you. Remember, ergonomics are never universal, and one never fits all. It is best if you get the chance to get close and feel the gadget yourself.

Like when buying a camera, you can never predict or assess how well the camera suits you until the camera is in your own hands or placed around your shoulders or neck. If the camera is too small your hands might get cramps and when it is too big and heavy, your shoulders and neck might get hurt.

Never buy a gadget unless you see and feel it yourself.

3. Know release dates

Another thing you must consider before exchanging your money to a gadget is the date when the next model is going to be released. Apple iPhones to set an example, iPhone X might have all the specs you are looking for in a mobile phone, but before you decide buying it, know when the next model is going to be released. Apple most of the time, if not all the time, announces when the next model phone will be out in the market. If it is coming in few months from today, might as well wait for it. You are waiting not to buy the newly released phone, but you are waiting because the phones released prior will be on huge sale.

Saving dollars, even how little it is, is a good buy.

Now that you know the 3 golden rules when buying technology gadgets, there is no reason at all why you would not be successful in buying one. Buying gadgets, more than a luxury, is a life requirement and need, one may be using it to socialize and connect with their loved ones, some for work and profession etc., and hence the rules are not to stop you from buying but helping you become a smart technology gadget spender.

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