Summers are already here in the country. And with it begin our desperate attempts to save ourselves from the searing summer heat. When the sun itself is in a very sunny mood and refuses to spare us from its blazing heat, one automatically tries grabbing onto whatever cooling resource or gadget comes in hand for rescue. Hence, to take care of your summer needs, we present to you our list of the top 10 summer gadgets of 2022 to keep yourself cool during the mango season. From small and innovative solutions to large one-time investments, you have a variety of options to pick from, as per your needs.
The one to make it to the number one position on our list of the top 10 summer gadgets of 2022 to keep yourself cool had to be an air conditioner. As you know, one time investments work a long way. So if you decide to invest in an AC once and for all, we would recommend you to go for a split AC. Split ACs are typically designed for cooling larger spaces. They are quieter than their window AC counterparts and cool the room much faster thanks to their better air distribution technology. Some premium AC brands in India include LG, Lloyds, Hitachi and Carrier.
One of the top AC models that we recommend is Lloyd’s 1.5-ton 5-star inverter split AC which comes with an anti-viral and a PM 2.5 filter. It has a claimed 100% copper condenser coil that helps in better cooling and requires low maintenance. Moreover, it comes with a smart 4-way swing, turbo cool, low gas detection, clean filter indication and a chrome deco strip. It has a 5-star energy rating and is priced at Rs 40,500.
Desert Air Cooler
In case you don’t want to go directly for an air conditioner and instead are looking for a budget-friendly option, you can consider getting a desert air cooler. One of the highest-rated bestsellers on Amazon is the 75L Crompton Ozone Desert Air Cooler. It is portable, is equipped with wood wool cooling pads, has 3-way speed settings for air-speed control, auto air-swing with 4-way deflection and a water level indicator for easy monitoring. It is priced at Rs 10,449.
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Portable Hanging Neck Fan
Next up on our list is an even more budget friendlier option. Portable hanging neck fans, that are usually used while playing sports, work well in maintaining your body temperature and keeping the heat at bay. These can come in super handy, especially during summers, while riding a bus, travelling, walking outdoors in the scorching summer heat, fitness, camping, shopping or for indoor usage. It has a hands-free headphone design, 360-degree rotation, a built-in 1800 mAh rechargeable battery and is priced at Rs 699.
Portable Mini Air Conditioner
Fourth on our list of the top 10 best summer gadgets of 2022 to keep yourself cool is this 3-in-1 portable mini air conditioner. It integrates air cooling with spray humidification and purification to cool the air and maintain moisture. It uses cotton filters to keep the cold air clean. Its water tank has a capacity to continuously use the cooling function for 8 hours. It has 3 wind speeds, can work on low noise levels, is adjustable up to 90-degrees in direction and is easily portable as it weighs less than 1kg. It is ideal for both indoor and outdoor usage, be it in your home, office or while travelling. It is priced at around Rs 3,299.
Cool Mist Humidifier
A cool mist air humidifier relaxes and moistens the air around you while working as a heat exchanger and neutralising unpleasant odours. Not only that, but it can also act as an aroma diffuser if sufficient humidification is provided. It can ideally fit in any tiny area, be it your car space, study table, bedroom, office, etc. It is priced at just Rs 399.
Another cool and innovative gadget to consider is a mini car refrigerator. This Tropicool PortaChill 5L black refrigerator chiller cum warmer comes with thermoelectric cooling technology that provides a temperature range of 5 to 60 Degrees Celsius for your goods. It includes AC and DC power cords and is perfect for in-car usage. It is priced at Rs 4,117.
Car Air Purifier
Next on our list of the 10 best summer cooling gadgets of 2022 is a car air purifier. One of the top-rated bestsellers on Amazon is the Reffair AX30 Max portable car air purifier. It has a smart ionizer function and an H13 grade true HEPA filter claimed to be internationally tested. It can efficiently remove a claimed 99.97% of dust, pollen, cigarette smoke, odours, mould spores and pet dander. It works continuously for more than 48 hours with a 20,000mAh power bank and is priced at Rs 2,599.
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Somewhere between a desert cooler and a neck fan comes another option alongside a portable mini ac, i.e., a desk fan. The highest-rated on Amazon is the Zemic 1.5W rechargeable table fan with a 21 SMD LED light and a 2-step speed function. The LED light can be used for up to 8 hours while the fan can be used for more than 4 hours. If both are used simultaneously, they last for around 3 hours of usage. The table fan works in both AC and DC modes and can be charged via solar panels also. It comes at a price of Rs 946.
Car Magnetic Sun Shades
Next up come car magnetic sun shades. It is not possible that the discussion is about summers and the situation of boiling heat trapped inside our car doesn’t come to mind. Stepping into the car becomes impossible when the sun is in a shiny mood blazing on top of our heads. If we have shades to protect our eyes, why not get one for our vehicles as well?
Portable Outdoor Cooling Shade
The final item to make it to our list of the top 10 summer cooling gadgets of 2022 is this portable pop-up canopy shade. After all, why should you limit yourself to staying indoors during summers? This 10ft x 10ft pop-up and foldable canopy shade comes in blue colour and with a carry bag. It is height adjustable, can fit up to 6 people comfortably under itself, has a sturdy steel frame construction and is water repellent. It is made up of 150D oxford fabric, is durable and fits into most car trunks for easy transportation. It is priced at Rs 8,499.
So those were our top picks for the 10 best summer gadgets of 2022 to keep yourself cool. In case we missed out on your favourites, do let us know in the comments section below.
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