Channel your inner Trekkie with this Star Trek communicator


Although it didn’t last as long as some had hoped, Star Trek became a classic series, known the world over. I’m sure many a Star Trek fan has dreamed of owning functional Star Trek equipment. If you’re one of those fans I have great news. The Wand Company has just created a working version of the original Star Trek communicator. The device, which was created using 3-D scanning, is an exact replica of the prop used in the show. More importantly, the communicator pairs to your smartphone via Bluetooth; you can use it to make calls or stream music. Finally, the communicator has built-in wireless charging so you never have to worry about replacing its batteries.

If you want to be the envy of nerds everywhere, the communicator is available for pre-order for $149.95 from the Star Trek Shop. Unfortunately, it won’t be available until January 2016, but that’s still almost 250 years ahead of schedule.

Support The Gadgeteer: The Gadgeteer’s main sources of revenue are advertising and affiliate links in articles like this one. Even though we may receive compensation, we always give our honest opinions about our experiences with each product.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *