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Must-have gadgets for a seamless work from home experience

Sahithi Chittajallu
·2-min read

Working from home is no longer a privilege that involves your boss' approval. As a result of the covid-19 pandemic, work from home is now the order of the day especially for those in the IT industry. It's given people an opportunity to create for themselves a comfortable space to work from right in the comfort of their homes. While work from home (WFH) can be daunting with having to juggle between chores, it has also given rise to certain trends that help alleviate issues involved in multi-tasking. It has specially led to a spectacular hike in the usage of gadgets that have proven to make WFH exciting and less tedious. Here are some of the popular gadgets:

Home speakers

Though Alexa has become synonymous with a Home speaker Apple’s Homepod Siri is in the game, too. Smart controls that allow you to go wireless managing your work and home, with splendid sounds and Intelligent assistance, home speakers are a hot favourite not only for professionals but also a hit among children.

Airpods

Taking calls outside the working space, simultaneously switching to music to unwind, and everything in between has become seamless with these wireless earphones. The relentless switching between office calls and attending to other works has become effortless.

Coffee maker

There is nothing that a steaming hot cup of espresso cannot motivate you to do. While WFH makes you miss many free cups of lattes and cappuccinos, everyone is turning to homemade coffees with an expert coffee maker that keeps them going. Some popular choices include the Nestle coffee maker or a Starbucks machine, it’s a tough pick.

Air purifier

It is more important now than ever to breathe clean air and maintain a healthy body in the absence of much time outdoors in well groomed office spaces. This has become a crucial factor for a sharp increase in air purifier sales. Air purifiers eliminate pollutants and contaminants within your home and let you breathe clean and fresh air all the time. A Philips or a Dyson air purifier are well suited for homes.

Desk setup with proper ergonomics

Setting up a proper workspace at home is a huge challenge. With no appropriate desk and chair or an environment that matches the comfort of office space, WFH has people have come to realise the importance of proper ergonomics. 

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