If you’re like us, you know it’s nearly impossible to keep up with the latest and greatest technology and gadgets…yet you still totally want to. In a sea of some of the coolest products we’ve seen in a while, we’ve curated a little something for everyone on your gifting list this year. For the music lover to the smart home fanatic to the fitness guru and avid TV watcher and everything in between, shop our picks for the best tech gifts for men and women this Christmas 2017.
1. The Smart-Home Tech Gift: Amazon Echo in Black – Buy It Here For $180
They’ll love to stream their music, play games, ask Alexa thousands of questions, order pizza, hear the latest news, check the weather, get the most recent traffic report, order an Uber and so much more. So. Much. More.
2. The Music-Lover Tech Gift: Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless (Noise-Canceling) Headphones in Silver – Buy It Here For $350
They’ll love having a little peace and quiet thanks to these noise-canceling headphone. Plus it’ll make the music sound even better. Did we mention it’s wireless and the battery life last up to 40-hours? Oh, and the silver option is sleek AF.
3. The Binge-Watcher Tech Gift: New Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Control & Interaction – Buy It Here For $40
Because streaming media is everywhere they’ll want to be. With over 7,000 apps, games, and Alexa skills they’ll be able to stream all their favorite shows from Amazon, Netflix, Hulu, HBO Go, Youtube, ESPN, ABC and more. Plus, thanks to voice recognition they’ll be able to just say things like, “Play Orange is the New Black” and, guess what, it’ll play. #Technology
4. The Health-Nut Tech Gift: FitBit Alta Fitness Tracker in Blue & Silver – Buy It Here For $130
While this FitBit comes in classic black, we’re loving the blue/silver option the best. They’ll be able to track their steps, distance they’ve walked/run, stairs they’ve climbed, get calls and texts at a glance, and even track their sleep patterns. Zzzzz. Plus, the bands are interchangeable, so they can always dress it up by buying a unique leather one.
5. The Paranoid Tech Gift: OtterBox Defender Series iPhone 7/Plus Case in Blue – Buy It Here For $54
They’ll rest assured their new iPhone 7 Plus will remain safe and sound with this protective case. It has a built-in screen protector, withstands scratches, bumps, drops, and sudden shocks (because apparently that’s a thing?).
6. The Efficient Tech Gift: Samsung Galaxy Tablet 10.1 inch with Pen – Buy It Here For $350
Because if they’re over all things Apple, they should totally give this super-helpful and decently-priced tablet from Samsung a try. Life-changing.
7. The Home Tech Gift: Nest ‘Smart Learning’ 3rd Generation Thermostat – Buy It Here For $250
Never get up to turn or off your heat or air-conditioning again! We’re obsessed with this smart thermostat. Hooked up to Wi-Fi and Alexa, it’ll learn your comfort patterns and keep your temperature efficient and your bills low. Plus, you can program this, and turn it on and off via its app so if you’ll always come home to a warm or cool house depending on your preference.
8. The Impatient Tech Gift: FujiFilm Instax Mini 8 Instant Camera in Light Blue – Buy It Here For $51
They’ll love the retro feel of a instant camera and it comes in super unique camera colors like light blue, yellow, pink, red, purple, classic black and even with a ‘Hello Kitty’ front-face.
9. The Mini Tech Gift: New Amazon Echo Dot in Sleek White – Buy It Here For $50
One they have the Echo set up in their living room, they’re going to want this little “Dot” sidekick in their bedroom, office, family-room, and kitchen too. The Echo Dot brings the power of Alexa to any and every room in your home.