1. Best smartphone – Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
Price from £760
The S5 was an also-ran last year, but the improved S6 is now the best phone money can buy – and the Edge is its cooler cousin.
Techionix says: A stylish glass-and-metal design, a stunning screen and a great camera.
2. Best home audio – Yamaha YSP-2500
As good as it gets for upgrading your TV’s audio, Yamaha’s soundbar will give your movies the oomph and clarity they deserve without terrorising your lounge style.
Techionix says: Futuristic sound-reflecting tech offers amazing cinema sound.
3. Best tablet – iPad Air 2
Price from £399
As with any Apple product, you pay a premium, but for your extra pennies you get the best tablet money can buy right now – you definitely won’t be disappointed.
Techionix says: Sleek, solid and a spectacular display – the Air 2 is a pleasure to use.
4. Best headphones – Oppo PM-1
A huge wedge of cash is needed, but Oppo’s headphones are well worth the premium entry fee in order to acquire musical nirvana for your ears. Simply sumptuous.
Techionix says: The build, immense sound quality and comfort justify the price tag.
5. Best TV – Samsung UE55JS9000
Price from £3,099
Samsung’s new-for-2015 model has a super-smart interface, incredible visuals and superb design. It’s proper future-proof.
Techionix says: This 55-inch is amazing in Ultra HD, but also brilliant for regular HD.
6. Best smartwatch – Apple Watch
Price from £299
Apple’s wearable is packed with features and offers a wide range of customisation options to give you some individuality. The only real downside is the limited battery life.
Techionix says: This is the one that will properly kickstart the smartwatch revolution.
7. Best TV streamer – Roku 3
It seems that nobody can hold a candle to the original streaming box – the third incarnation is powerful, feature-packed and has loads of available content.
Techionix says: The Roku 3 is the best choice for freedom of entertainment
8. Best fitness tracker – Basis Peak
Sporty but smart, the Basis Peak is the perfect fitness tracker without making you look like you’ve just stepped out of the gym. It has great functionality, too.
Techionix says: Straddles the line between watch and fitness tracker beautifully.
9. Best laptop – Dell XPS 13
The best laptop around, and there’s not an Apple logo in sight – PC giant Dell proves that it can do more than churn out desktop computers with this feature-packed laptop.
Techionix says: Fantastic performance and build. It will serve you well for years to come.
10. Best connected home – Nest Learning Thermostat
A smarter way to handle your knobs, Nest is an essential upgrade for any home, making your heating easier to manage than ever.
Techionix says: Nest is a great first step in creating a smarter home.
11. Best camera – Sony A77 II
An SLR is the ideal camera for those who want to get more from their photos, and Sony’s A77 II is a great way to get on the ‘promateur’ bandwagon.
Techionix says: Ideal for shooting a range of subjects in a variety of conditions.
12. Best automotive – Tesla Model S
Soon, every home will have an electric car in the drive, but if you’re bandwagon-jumping right now and want a touch of opulence with your ride, the Model S is a must.
Techionix says: Attractive and speedy, the Model S is the best electric car you can buy.