Drones are hugely popular this year so it should come as no surprise that the hottest tech gadget for holiday shoppers is a gadget that flies.
According to the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), drones rank as one of the top five most popular gift items among emerging technology products.
It’s shaping up to be an incredibly year for tech. 33% of holiday shoppers say they plan on buying new technology as holiday gifts.
The CEA forecasts that 700,000 drones will ship in the U.S. in 2015, a 63% rise from last year.
The Home Shopping Network (HSN) has experienced a 120% year-over-year growth in their radio controlled technology category.
Drones range in price from $20 to several thousand dollars and customization on many drones is available for an additional price