What device are you using to read this? Is it Galaxy S5? Maybe a passport-sized BlackBerry? We were introduced to a slew of new devices in the last twelve months—new smartphones, tablets, e-readers, smartwatches, cameras, and headphones (not to mention the sale of an entire headphone company to Apple in Beats by Dre).

There have been some flops this year as well, like Amazon's first attempt in the smartphone market with the Fire Phone. They do have the awesome Kindle line, so don't feel too bad. 2014 was a good year for gadget geeks, and, who isn't one nowadays?

From devices that focus on photography, music, and communication, here are The Best Gadget Gifts​ of 2014.