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The Lust List: New tech we want

Brompton Electric

Everyone’s favourite folding metal cycle has been given an electric makeover that boasts four bike-boosting modes to use on your daily commute as well as the option to remove the battery and cycle unassisted. From £2,595,

Loewe Bild 3.65

Loewe brings its high-end expertise to this 65-inch OLED couch companion. It boasts a stylish design that’s meant to make it as much a piece of furniture as it is a telly, alongside impressive 4K HDR visuals and a built-in soundbar. From £4,290,

Amazon Fire HD 10 Kids Edition

Fed up with lending your tablet to small hands only for it to return sticky and disfigured? Get them their own rectangular plaything with a colourful chunky bumper and a year of Kids Unlimited for apps, games and more. £159.99,

The Crown

This phone-charging ice bucket knows how to get the party started. It brings 360-degree Bluetooth audio, reactive RGB mood lighting and a motion-activated glow-in-the-dark underside for a unique music-listening experience. £117,

Nokia 8110 4G

Thanks to a starring role in the Matrix, Nokia’s banana phone was the must-have slider of the 1990s. Two decades later, a bright retro reboot means those instantly recognisable curves and distinctive sliding design are back for a shot of nostalgia. £69,


Smart lighting doesn’t get much cooler than these programmable modular multicoloured panels. They can be arranged any which way and controlled with a bit of help from Siri, Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. £249.99 (for five tiles),

PlayStation Pro 500 Million Edition

To commemorate hitting the 500 million sales milestone, Sony has announced a cool special-edition transparent console that lets you peek at its insides. Pre-orders sold out in record time but PlayStation plans to give several away as competition prizes. £449.99, visit for more info

HiMirror Mini

This Alexa/gesture/ remote-controlled reflector snaps a photo of your face and subsequently assesses skin quality, wrinkles, fine lines, pores and more to dish out beauty and fitness advice alongside product recommendations. Thick skin needed. £239 (available September),

Sennhesier Memory Mic

These days, good audio is just as important as what you see on screen. This magnetic Bluetooth microphone has smartphone videographers covered by recording up to four hours of broadcast-quality audio at any distance from your phone. £179.99,