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2016 Holiday Gift Guide: Top 25 hot tech toys for kids

December 5, 2016
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Courtesy: Spin Master LTD SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Hatchimals, Legos, Air hogs, and more! The holidays are full of cool, hot tech toys for children, especially in 2016. Here are KRON4 Tech Reporter Gabe Slate’s top 25 hot tech toys for kids: Hatchimals These robot birds that hatch out of their eggs to your kid’s delight are this year’s Furby. They will be hard to find but if you can snag one your kid will be the envy of the block. The more “love” your kid gives the egg, the quicker their new little interactive pet will hatch. $70 Star Wars Science Rey Lightsaber Room Light Feel like a Jedi and learn how electronics make a lightsaber work as you construct your own version of the lightsaber used by Rey in “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Then, activate the lightsaber’s bright LED light and sound effects using the included remote control. $30 Pre-historic Safari Uncle Milton virtual explorer This unique 4-in-1 system combines exciting virtual reality and augmented reality technology with hands-on dinosaur activities and real STEM learning. Inspire kids of all ages to discover the amazing world of dinosaurs. $35 Love2Learn Elmo He’s back! And this cuddly plush toy is smarter than ever. He knows your child’s name! Parents can use the companion app to customize the play experience for their child — desired subject, level and favorites — in the app, then Elmo will talk and play based on those selections. $60 Air Hogs Connect Augmented Reality Mission Drone Take RC gaming into a whole new dimension. It’s the first physical toy that is played in an augmented reality with immersive 3D gameplay. This gaming platform blends real-world remote control action with augmented reality gaming $150 “Star Wars” Darth Vader voice changer helmet You can feel like Darth Vader with this Voice Changer Helmet with detailed, movie-accurate decoration. The realistic look and sound of this helmet carries the imagination far, far away into the Star Wars universe. Relive the saga with this and other role-play toys from Star Wars $40 Joy For All Companion pet dog This is as close as you can get to a real dog aimed at age 5-120. Designed to bring comfort, companionship and fun to its owner. With realistic fur and pet-like sounds — and sensors that respond to petting and hugs with familiar pet-like actions. $120 Disney princess magical wand Cinderella With a wave of the magical wand, kids can help Cinderella get ready for the royal ball: a short wave starts the magic, while a longer wave creates a colorful light show on Cinderella’s dress while she sings “Bippidi Bobbidi Boo,” or “A Dream a Wish Your Heart Makes.” $34 BIG-FIGS huge action figures Oh man, this makes...

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