Don't Get on a Plane Without These Five Travel Gadgets

When you're traveling for work during the holidays, you want to be as efficient as possible. Make the plane into a mobile work space for you to get things done and get back home as soon as possible. As a techie traveler, you always book flights with WiFi and you put it to good use. Here are five awesome travel gadgets to help you get your work done and get home in time for the holidays.

Amazon Fire HD Tablet 8

The Amazon Fire HD Tablet 8 has all the apps you need to do holiday shopping and check your social media before take off. You can also access Kindle eBooks, Netflix, and Spotify from the device. You'll enjoy 12 hours of battery life and up to 32GB of storage.

iPad Mini 4

If you're embedded into the Apple family, the iPad Mini 4 is your new best friend. Compact enough to tuck into your laptop bag yet able to hold all your favorite apps, it can sync with your iPhone and Mac. It has up to 10 hours of battery life and an A8 chip with quad-core graphics.

Bose QuietComfort 35

Getting your emails accomplished in the air is a lot easier when the crying baby in 4B isn't distracting you the entire way. Put on a pair of Bose QuietComfort 35 noise cancelling headphones, and you can work away without disruption. The headphones are wireless for added convenience.

XY3 Item Finder

When you pack your carry-on in a hurry, you're bound to lose track of keys or other essentials from time to time. With the XY3 Item Finder, you can use an app on your phone and Bluetooth technology to find anything. Link your keys and other items to your app, and with the tap of your finger they'll start beeping.

Anker PowerCore Portable Charger

Running out of battery life halfway through your flight is a no-go. The Anker PowerCore Portable Charger can be used in a pinch to keep your phone, tablet, and other electronics running until you're wheels are on the ground.

Traveling for business is a lot easier when your electronic accessories can go the distance. Fill up your stocking with gadgets that help you stay focused and get the job done, and your in-flight productivity will be sky high.

Which business travel essentials have the power to make or break your work trip? Let us know the gadgets and accessories you would hate to travel without! Perhaps a loved one or colleague will gift you one of these items for the holidays!

P.S. Don't forget that you can use credit from your Upside Gift Card Hub this holiday season to get these travel essentials from!