Here’s The Hottest Tech Gift Of The Year

Drone Holiday Shopping Gift 2015

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.

¬†If you are looking to purchase a drone it’s suggested that you find one that includes a camera, protection from damage and a battery operated system.

Drones range in price from $20 to several thousand dollars and customization on many drones is available for an additional price

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Written by Peter Mondrose

Peter Mondrose

Peter Mondrose is the Editor-In-Chief at BusinessPundit. He received his degree in Economics in 1998 and a second degree in Journalism in 2004. He has served as a financial adviser, market trader, and freelance journalist for the last 11 years. When he's not investigating market conditions and reporting on workplace news, he can be found traveling with his wife, dog, and laptop. He can be reached at PeterMondrose@BusinessPundit.com or (929) 265-0240.