9 Mile-High Gadgets to Beat In-Flight Boredom

Have a big vacation coming up or just travel a lot for work? If you’re like us, sleeping on a plane is nearly impossible. Plus, let’s face it, that laptop battery and US Weekly magazine of yours can only last you for so long. So what’s a gal to do? Make the most of your mile high experience, and take these 10 rad gadgets along for a fun-filled flight you’ll never forget. Hey, your guy will even enjoy them too!

Sony 7 Inch Portable DVD Player, $75.99

Enjoy an in flight film without having to shell out extra cash with this perfectly portable DVD player from Sony.

NOOK Simple Touch With Glowlight, $139.99

Catching a red-eye flight? Don’t disturb your neighbor and read in peace with NOOK’s new GlowLight Reader that adjusts brightness with just one simple touch.

Boogie Board LCD Writing Tablet, $39.99

Forget pen and paper! Play a game of tic-tac-toe or whatever you want (you can even use your finger) with this brilliant Boogie Board tabletthat erases itself electronically. All you have to do is push a button.

Pocket Projector for iPhone 4 Devices, $229.99

Create your own movie theater and entertain yourself in the air with Brookstone’s amazing iPhone 4 projectorthat allows you to project videos or slideshows onto any surface. It has a built in speaker and can even charge your cell phone as well.

Playstation Vita 3G/Wi-Fi System, $299.00

Get your game on and stay connected with Playstation’s brand new 3G Wi-Fi System that lets you play and chat with other users literally anywhere.

iPod Nano, $129.00 – $149.00

Drown out the noise of screaming babies and chatty passengers with the always reliable and ideal for travel iPod Nano. Because music is always a great distraction when you’re flying.

Einstein Touch Sodoku, $19.95

Brush up on your Sudoku skills and sharpen your mind with this portable, pocket-sized Sodoku game that requires zero writing utensils.

Nokia Purity Stereo Headset by Monster, $99.00

Jam out without cramping your style when you don these super chic and lightweight headphones that are made from premium scratch-resistant materials. Did we mention they also feature ControlTalk technology, so you can adjust the volume with one single touch?

Franklin 12-Language Speaking Global Translator, $196.00

Traveling to a foreign country? Learn to speak like a local with this innovativeLanguage Speaking Global Translator that includes over 450,000 words and 12,000 phrases in 12 different languages.