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Garmin’s fenix 3.

Braven’s BRV-XXL Bluetooth speaker.

Tesla’s new Model X SUV.

Technology on the Go

From hot wheels to all-around sound

PLUG + PLAY  Tesla’s new Model X SUV promises sustainability, safety, and style. Its 100 kWh battery provides 295 miles of range and its electric powertrain takes the all-wheel-drive vehicle from 0 to 60 mph in 3.2 seconds while producing zero emissions. Automatic emergency braking and side collision avoidance offer peace of mind on the road. And “Falcon Wing” doors allow easy access for the second- and third-row passengers, even in tight parking spots. $140,000; tesla.com

ADVENTURE TRACKER  Whether you’re on the slopes or the hiking trail, Garmin’s Fenix 3 (pictured) and Fenix 5 multisport GPS watches double as fitness monitors and navigators. Sunlight-readable color display and LED backlight make data visible in any conditions. Watches are water-rated to 100 meters. From $499 for the Fenix 3 and $599 for the Fenix 5. garmin.com

OUTDOOR SOUND  Braven’s BRV-XXL Bluetooth speaker livens up outdoor events with its four HD audio drivers and built-in bass and treble controls. An internal battery powers the device for 14 hours of play time and also charges your smartphone. The waterproof cabinet keeps the party going, even in the rain. Available in black or white; $350. braven.com

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