As the holiday season approaches, we assembled a list of 10 possible gifts for gadget lovers. This is a gift guide for men and women that love their phones, computers and other devices.
Some of these items are expensive. Some are available for under $50. It’s not a comprehensive list, but should give you some ideas if you’re looking to buy someone something related to technology.
The Gizmodo team has hand-picked some of the best gift ideas for gadget lovers. No matter what the budget, there’s something here for everyone.
1. The Ultimate Smartphone: Samsung Galaxy SII
2. Make Your Phone Beautiful: Otterbox Commuter Series for iPhone 4S
3. A Tablet for Right Now: Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime
4. The Best Tablet Keyboard: Logitech Keyboard Case for iPad 2
5. A PC That Thinks It’s a Mac: Sony Vaio Z Series Laptop
6. A Mac That Thinks It’s a PC: iMac 21.5-inch with Thunderbolt Display
7. The Ultimate Headphones: Grado GS1000i Headphones
8. Stylish Earbuds: V-Moda Crossfade LP Headphones
9. For the Camera Lover: Canon EOS Rebel T3i Digital SLR Camera Kit
10. An Awesome Camera Bag: Lowepro SlingShot 202 AW
This year we’ve got the perfect gift idea for that person in your life who loves their gadgets. We’re talking gifts that are both fun and useful. Whether they’re passionate about photography, music, or just doing more on their laptop, there’s something here for everyone.
The first item on our list is the Kano Computer Kit. It’s a computer you build yourself and learn how to code with. Its meant to be educational but it also just looks fun to play with. You can put it together in about an hour and then start exploring.
If you know someone who travels a lot or is always on their phone, then check out this portable charger from Mophie. The Powerstation Plus Mini comes in multiple colors including rose gold and space gray. It’ll give an iPhone 6 or Galaxy S6 two full charges before needing to be recharged itself. It’s available now at the Apple store for $60.
Maybe your loved one would rather have something that captures better video than what their smartphone can do? GoPro makes some great action cameras but for the adventure junkies in your life, consider the GoPro Hero5 Black or Session cameras with accessories like the Karma Grip stabilizer. All of these items can be purchased as a bundle from GoPro for $
1. The Apple Watch
With the holidays around the corner, it’s only a matter of time before you start looking for the perfect gift for your gadget-obsessed friends and family. So we’ve rounded up some of the best tech gifts for those folks who love their gadgets more than anything else in life.
3. A secure wallet that blocks RFID signals
4. An Android Wear watch
5. A portable projector
6. A home security camera
7. A portable battery pack
8. An e-reader with built-in light and Bluetooth speakers
9. A surprise tech gift box
10. An Apple TV
We’ve got gift ideas for the gadget lovers in your life.
1. A New Computer or Tablet
2. Business Card Scanner and Organizer
3. Portable Power Bank
4. Portable Bluetooth Speaker
5. Streaming Media Player
6. Cell Phone Camera Lens Kit
7. Portable USB Charger
8. Smart Watch
10. USB Flash Drive With a Twist
The holidays are upon us and that means it’s time to find gifts for all the gadget lovers in your life. Here’s a list of gift ideas that will please techies and normal folks alike, and won’t break the bank.
For many people, their smartphone is like an extension of their hand. If you are one of those people, you might want to get a better grip on your phone. The PopSockets Grip sticks to the back of your phone and makes holding it easier by giving you something to hold on to. It can also be used as a stand for watching videos on your phone, or for propping it up so you can video chat hands-free. The PopSockets Grip comes in lots of colors with designs ranging from solid colors to flowers, animals and other fun patterns.
If you’ve been wanting a smart speaker but don’t want to spend $100 or more, the Amazon Echo Dot is a great option. It’s small enough to fit anywhere and has Alexa built in so you can get weather forecasts, play music and control smart home devices with your voice. The Echo Dot also works with other smart speakers so you can create a whole-home audio system that plays music throughout the house. The Echo Dot sells for $50