The consumer electronics industry is a two-sided coin. On one hand it's amazing because of its constant, breathless innovation and improvement. Year after year companies manage to blow our minds with advancements many of us didn't think were possible. Remember the first time you saw the Motorola RAZR or the Apple iPhone? On the flip, that same drive to do better, make thinner, and go faster leaves many products obsolete shortly after it arrives on your doorstep. But that's the game we play, right? Right. You don't have to buy a new phone in 2012 if the one you copped in '11 is still working fine. Same goes with your laptop, TV, and camera. If what you got is good, then good. However, once you check out the following 12 highly anticipated gadgets dropping in 2012, you change your tune.