Treat your home this Christmas with some amazing new kit to make it smarter than a rocket scientist

Connecting straight to your iPhone or iPad via Bluetooth, you don't have to worry about complicated Wi-Fi router setups with the Avea light bulb. It is compatible with standard E27/E26 light sockets and offers a Wake Up Light feature as a gentle morning alarm option. The bulb is compatible with any iPhone or iPad from the 4S and 3rd generation respectively. A great way to dabble with smart lighting without breaking the bank.

BUY NOW: £39.99


This streamline charging puck can power five devices at once making it the perfect companion for travelling. Rather than worry about whether to charge your tablet, phone or watch, you can simply plug them all in at the same time from a single mains connection. Available in a tactile black rubber or high-gloss white finishes, there is an LED power indicator to tell you when it is working.

BUY NOW: £29.99


Want to know what the temperature, air quality and humidity is like in your house? Connect an Elgato Eve Room to your iPhone or iPad via Bluetooth and the sensor lets you track all of the above by day, week or month. It also works with Apple's Siri and HomeKit services.

BUY NOW: £69.99

Big BenColour Cube 28

The ColourCube is a colour-changing indoor/outdoor wireless speaker that can be used as a seat for anyone weighing up to 120kg. It is available in three sizes and measures up to 40x40x40cm. The remote gives you control over seven different colour options, which can be altered while streaming music from a Bluetooth-enabled phone. The battery delivers up to eight hours of playback from a single charge. A light, a speaker and a seat in one - what more do you need?

BUY NOW: £59.99 - £109.99


Make your home a smart one with the MiHome Starter Pack and take control of your lighting, heating and appliances using the free companion smartphone app or a web browser from anywhere around the world. The Starter Pack features three "connected" mains plugs and a central hub to get you started. You can also add other components like heating sensors, light switches and plug sockets quickly and easily when you are ready to expand your setup.

BUY NOW: £70

Check out more great gift ideas for this Christmas with The Pocket-lint Christmas Gift Guide.