Portable iPod speakers
Altec Lansing's inMotion iM7 turns an iPod into a boom box. This sleek speaker dock, which you can plug in or run on batteries, delivers clean, rich sound and comes with a remote.
DETAILS $250; 866-570-5702 or alteclansing.com.
Value high-definition camcorder
At $2,000, Sony's HDR-HC1 is the lowest-priced high-definition camcorder ever. It has excellent automatic and manual controls and razor-sharp video.
DETAILS $2,000; 877-865-SONY or sonystyle.com.
Wireless digital camera
Nikon's Coolpix P2 beams photos right to your computer. You can also drop pictures into a slide show as you shoot them—fun for parties.
DETAILS $400; 800-NIKON-US or nikonimaging.com.