5 of the best celebrity-endorsed gadgets

Forget fat-reducing grills or lame shampoos. Celebrity endorsements have moved to the shiny world of gadgets

HP Envy Beats – Dr Dre


Boasting a menacingly cool black and red paintjob, the HP Envy Beats edition offers sound quality worthy of the Beats audio logo emblazoned on its lid. The fullness and depth of music playback is impressive for a notebook, especially when the speakers are cranked up with no bass distortion. Just what the doctor ordered.

Polaroid GL10 Instant Mobile Printer – Lady Gaga


Lady Gaga is unarguably crazy, fashionable, eccentric and also a creative director at Polaroid. Wait, what? This portable mobile printer uses Zero Ink thermal technology to print out water/tear/smudge-proof photos via your camera or smartphone, with the added bonus of Bluetooth. Perfect for those upcoming festivals.

SkullCandy Roc Nation Aviator Headphones – Jay-Z


These stylish headphones are the result of Jay-Z’s Roc Nation brand and SkullCandy rocking the casbah. Featuring plush memory phone ear cushions, polycarbonate speaker housings, 40mm full range neodymium magnet drivers, in-line mic controls and tangle free cables, these cans are bound to sound as good as they look.

Oakley Livestrong M Frame Hybrid – Lance Armstrong


Don these stylish black and yellow Oakleys and take consolation from the fact that a wedge gets cut to to Lance Armstrong’s Livestrong foundation. The interchangeable lenses are also designed for maximum clarity and a wide field of vision – handy in reducing the number embarrassing obstacle-related face plants.

Hublot King Power Red Devil – Manchester United


If you’re a fan of the Red Devils and can afford to spend the cost of a family car for something that adorns your wrist, look no further than this limited edition Hublot timepiece. Officially endorsed by the football giants, each watch comes with a certificate of authenticity signed by Fergie himself and each index is marked by freeze-dried blades of grass from the hallowed turf of Old Trafford.