March 14, 2017
Many wild predictions are made regarding the future trends of mobile devices and other gadgets of the 21st century. If most of these were realized maybe by now, we would be driving flying cars, and intelligent robots would have been doing most of our household chores. However, most of the future predictions of electronic gadgets, mobile devices and robotics aren’t 100 percent accurate, and most of these future inventions will take years to perfect and put to use. Nonetheless, they can be used as guidelines and help us to understand what new gadgets and devices can be part of our daily lives in the future.
Analyzing the general trends of today includes faster communications all over the world via mobile devices, increased performance using faster marketing networks, and cloud-based computing and storage. Smartphones will be equipped with thinner, lighter, cheaper and more energy-efficient high-definition (HD) displays and apps and storage will be on the cloud. Other innovation and improvements in electronic gadgets and mobile devices in the future are:
Miniaturization refers to the trend of the creation of ever-smaller mechanical and electronic devices.
There is a desire to design and construct electronic devices and other products in much smaller sizes and dimensions due to the efficiency of running these devices. Small electronic products are in high demand because they occupy less space. Also, smaller gadgets are produced because they’re easier to carry, operate and store.
Futuristic and Innovative Designs
Product engineers and designers are becoming more forward thinking and bolder with their designs while engineering newer electronic devices and products. People’s taste and demand for various goods have taken a significant shift with many looking for at least some elements of a cutting-edge design. Sure, there will still be some gadgets that will be simple and easy to use, with a more traditional design. This will primarily cater to those who don’t like gadgets and other electronic devices to be complicated.
Touch screens are one of the coolest innovations of this digital age. Touch screens can now be found on all kinds of electronic devices and other products like mobile phones, handheld GPS, car monitors, laptops, televisions, etc. More and more devices in the future will have touch screens or touch sensitive controls because touch screens are easy to use and have little complications and repairs compared to traditional mechanical controls or buttons. Moreover, using touch screens makes it possible to make cheaper yet well-designed gadgets.
Development and Adoption of Hi-Tech, Speedier Microchips
Without the invention of small, powerful microprocessors, the invention of high-tech electronic devices would not have been possible. Today’s Smartphones, televisions, car audio systems, mainframes, minicomputers and personal computers are all powered by microchips. Microchip technology plays a major role in the process of manufacturing and miniaturization of electronic gadgets and mobile devices. More electronic and mobile devices will have efficient and powerful microprocessor and circuits in them in the future, making them super fast, powerful and productive.
More Environmentally Friendly Gadgets
An increasing number of manufacturers are gearing up to create more environmentally-friendly and green gadgets for the future. People are also demanding more environmentally-friendly electronic gadgets and green products and are actually becoming more environmentally conscious of how the usage of various electronic devices affects the planet. Solar energy and wind energy will become a buzz word in the days to come, and its popularity is increasing across the world because it is free to produce, has the least pollution than most energy sources and not dangerous to any environment.
David A. Buhr has more than 15 years of experience in the field of education technology. He is an expert in the area of developing strategies of develop education. He also research technology development. He is presently working at his Home tuition agency in Singapore.