Stumped on what to get the tech lover in your life? Relax! We picked out some of the best tech gift ideas so far this season!
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. You don’t have to break the bank when it comes to trying to buy many of these fun gadgets either. A recent study from Consumer Reports claims that you can get some of the deepest tech discounts in November and December. So you’re in luck if it’s holiday shopping you’re starting. If not, there are still some great bargains out there right now and, well, we’ll help you find them!
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 top tech gifts for men and women in 2019.
The Best Choice
The New Amazon Echo Show 5 – Buy It Here
This is the latest (just announced) Echo Show 5! It’s way cheaper (in a good way) than the last Echo Show and way smaller too! The screen is a 5.5″ smart display, allows you to have video calls with friends/family, watch videos, play games, listen to music, check the weather, control all your smart home devices and more. Another great new feature is the privacy controls. Simply flip a switch on top of the Echo Show 5 to turn the camera and microphone off when not in use. Choose your color in either charcoal grey or sandstone white.
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The Portable Choice
The VicTsing Wireless Shower Speaker – Buy It Here
Now you can hit all the notes in the shower (or bathtub) thanks to this waterproof wireless speaker! It even has a built-in mic so thanks to bluetooth you can take calls from just about anywhere (luckily there’s not a camera built in!). This small, yet mighty, speaker comes in colors like blue, army green, orange, and more. See all the color options here!
The Cheap Choice
The New Fire 7 Tablet – Buy It Here
It’s the latest tablet from Amazon Fire, is super light, gives you up to 7 hours of reading, listening to music, watching videos, and more on a full charge! It comes a bunch of really cool colors like blue, black, plum, and sage. This latest model also has 2x the storage of tablets in the past and, tbh, you don’t believe how cheap the price is. Like, for real. Learn more here!
The Clean Choice
The PhoneSoap Smartphone Sanitizer – Buy It Here
OMG please buy this! For real, everyone (and we mean everyone) needs this in their lives. It’s the official smartphone sanitizer that gets rid of over 99% of all bacteria using a safe UV light. Did you know your phone is 18x dirtier than a toilet? A toilet! It’ll clean just about any size phone and you can even clean other things like your keys, credit cards, and more. Learn more here!
The Doggy Choice
The Furbo Dog Camera & Smart Treat Tosser – Buy It Here
Now you can hear and see your favorite pup no matter where you are! It has a killer camera, 2-way audio, and even bark alert letting you know if something may be up while you’re out of the house. The best part is that you can fill it up with your dogs favorite treats and then use your app to toss him or her their treat whenever you see fit. Plus, they can totally hear you too. It’ll help make you feel less guilty about being away. Learn more here!
The Stylish Choice
The ZenPod Leather Apple AirPods Case – Buy It Here
In a sea of white AirPod cases yours can now finally stand out from the crowd! And, don’t worry, this one supports wireless charging too. Check it out in other colors too. Learn more here!
The Security Choice
The New Blink XT2 Indoor/Outdoor Security Camera – Buy It Here
Outside of keeping your home safe, this is also the perfect gift for those busy-bodies in the neighborhood (like us) who just want to know what’s going on outside at all times. This new version of Blink is weatherproof, has 2-year battery life and cloud storage, plus is has motion detection which you can hook up to your phone or tablet to get an alert when something sets it off. Take THAT people who are stealing packages off your front porch! Learn more here!
The Truly Wireless Choice
The Jabra Elite 65t True Wireless Earbuds – Buy Now
Perfect for those who really want their wireless earbuds to actually be wireless! These little guys have been chosen by countless publications as the Best Truly Wireless Earbuds of the year. We love how comfortable they are, how they totally stay in your ear (even when running or at the gym), and how the battery life is for 5-hours or 15-hours when in the charging case that comes with it. Learn more here!
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The Wireless Charging Choice
The Belkin Wireless Charging Station for iPhone and More – Buy It Here
This is one of the best-selling wireless charging stations so far this year! It’ll quickly charge your iPhone, Apple Watch, iPads, Air Pods, and more. It’ll easily fit on most nightstands and is a must-have for all your devices. We love it in black, but you can also get it in classic white too. See more color options here!
The Thoughtful Choice
The Lovebox Spinning Heart Messenger Box – Buy Now
Now this is the coolest thing ever! All you do is simply gift someone this small ‘lovebox’ and whenever you use the app to send them a message the heart on the box will spin (alerting them that there’s a new message) and all they have to do is open the box to see the message you’ve just sent them! It’s the perfect way to let that special someone know you’ve been thinking of them. It’s like a new take on that famous ‘long distance touch lamp‘ that basically broke the internet last year! Learn more here!
The Smart TV Choice
The LG OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart TV (55-Inch) – Buy It Here
Now this is the TV everyone is talking about this year and, well, it’s still pretty affordable. You’ve likely never seen picture quality better than this and at a great price. Learn more here!
The Protective Choice
The OtterBox Phone Case – Buy It Here
One of the most trusted names in phone cases, this one is thin, lightweight and provides protection against drops, bumps and shock. Plus, it’s also compatible with the iPhone XR. We love it in blue, but it also comes in pink, black, and ocean green. See more color options here!
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The Shower Choice
The Shower Beer Holder and Bluetooth Speaker – Buy It Here
Perhaps one of our absolute favorites of the year (so far) is this must-have shower beer holder and bluetooth speaker all in one! Of course we all know someone who likes to partake in some spirits while getting ready (guilty as charged). Well, now they can do that and listen to their favorite jams all at the same time. This one also holders caned wines, ciders, sodas and more! Learn more here!
The Health Choice
The Fitbit Inspire Fitness Tracker & Heart Rate Monitor in Black – Buy It Here
We’re obsessed with this one! One a full charge it’ll typically last you 5 days of battery life, is a fitness tracker, heart rate monitor, sleep tracker, and will also track steps, calories, distance and so much more. You gotta see this one in the prettiest lilac purple color option too!
The Forgetful Choice
The Tile Phone & Keys Finder Combo Pack of 2 – Buy It Here
If they’re always losing their phone, their keys, their wallet (you name it) then this is the perfect gift for them! You can use your app to immediately ‘ring’ where your lost stuff is, track it on the map, and more. This upgraded version now covers 200 feet and has 2-times the original volume. Plus, who doesn’t love a pack-of-2 and one that’s uber-stylish! Learn more here!
The Cool AF Choice
The Retro TV Bluetooth Speaker by Divoom Tivoo – Buy It Here
Um, could there be a cooler wireless bluetooth speaker?! Not only does it have super high quality sound, but also a full array of color LED display (so many different choices). Even better, it’s also an alarm clock, give you the daily weather, can be paired with Alexa or Siri, and you can even design your own pixel art to display via their app. This one comes in white, pink, and green. See all color options here!
The Necessity Choice
The New Echo Spot Smart Alarm Clock with Alexa – Buy It Here
You can do just about anything with the Echo Spot, especially fit it almost anywhere in your home or office. It’s the smartest alarm clock we know of! Thanks to the screen (where you can change the background) you can easily watch video flash briefings, make video calls, see how’s at your front door (when paired up), check weather forecasts, add to your to-do and shopping lists, listen to Audible audiobooks, so much more! It also comes in a cool white option too!
The Golfers Choice
The Arccos Caddie Smart Golf Sensors – Buy It Here
Get ready to totally up your golf game (and shame your golfer buddies). This is like your very own personal caddie (minus the attitude and judgement). They’ll let you know the actual distance to any point on the course and thanks to artificial intelligence they’ll be able to provide personalized club recommendations and helpful strategies, tips, and tricks. Plus, all this is hands free so it won’t delay your game. Perfect for the golfer in your life that could use a little help…not that they need it. Learn more here!
The Apple Choice
The New Apple iPad Mini – Buy It Here
It’s the latest iPad from Apple and it’s super light and easy to take with you just about anywhere. You’ll love the 10-hours of battery life on a full charge, that it’s Apple Pencil supported, you can take video in HD, use it for AR, the super simple touch ID, and so much more. Plus, it comes in a bunch of different colors too and is super cheap (for Apple)! Learn more here!
The Coffee Lovers Choice
The Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug – Buy It Here
It’s the smartest mug around! In fact, you can control the temperature of your drink from your app and keep your drink hot for way longer than normal, especially when it’s on the base. Perfect for your desk at the office or even on those weekends when you’re lounging around longer than normal. They even have a travel mug you can take with you too. Learn more here!
The Indoor Garden Choice
The Smart Self-Watering Indoor Garden – Buy It Here
This is perfect for those of us who can’t get anything to grow! If you don’t have the yard for a garden or just don’t feel like going out there this indoor smart garden is self-watering (holds a months worth of water!), has an LED lamp that provides your garden the must-have light it needs to grow, and even comes with starter pods. Super cool! Learn more here!
The Pup Fitness Choice
The WonderWoof Bowtie Doggy Activity Tracker – Buy It Here
Hey, activity trackers aren’t just for us humans! Now you can track just how much exercise your pup is getting and maybe even how much more he should be getting. This is totally waterproof, last for 7 days on a full charge, comes in a bunch of different colors, and is all controlled via the app. Plus, how cute will they look with a bowtie! Learn more here!
The Stylish Choice
The Native Union Wireless Charging Pad in Rose – Buy It Here
Because not everyone wants their wireless charging pad to be boring white or black. Sometimes you need a little color and design in your life. This one just happens to be one of the best-selling tech gifts for women this year but, of course, it’s really for anyone on your list. Learn more here!
The Smartwatch Choice
The New Apple Watch Series 4 – Buy It Here
These Apple Watches have come such a long way from the originals! This latest Series 4 has a 30% larger display, has heart sensors, and ECG app, is swim proof, has a 50% louder speaker, can detect if you’ve fallen and lets you quickly alert 911 if need be, and more. Of course, you can still send and receive text messages, make and receive phone calls, listen to music, ask Siri whatever you want, etc. Plus, these watch bands are so much nicer too. There are a ton of different ones to choose from. Learn more here!
The Home Speaker Choice
The Bose Home Speaker With Alexa Built In – Buy It Here
This is one of the most powerful home-speakers that will fill any room, wall-to-wall, with amazing sound. It’s Wi-Fi and bluetooth compatible so you can listen and stream from just about anywhere. Plus, it can be voice activated with Alexa. Just tell her what to do and, presto, it’s quickly done! Learn more here!
The Cheap Smartphone Choice
The Google Pixel 3a Smartphone (Unlocked) – Buy It Here
People swear by this smartphone from Google, not only because the camera is pretty insane, it can charge your phone up to 7-hours of battery life with just a quick 15-minute charge, and it’s super lightweight and thin. But also because the price is insanely cheap especially for a new smartphone! Learn more here!
The Genius Choice
The iRobot Braava Robot Mop (Yes, Mop!) – Buy It Here
It’s technology we’ve been waiting for, well, forever. Now something else can mop instead of you! This powerful little guy will mop and sweep tile floors, hardwood floors, and is perfect for your kitchen, bathroom, and other must-clean places too. Learn more here!
The Car Choice
The RapidX X5 Car Charger for Up to 5 Phones & Devices – Buy It Here
Now you (and your family) can charge almost all their devices when in the car. Hooray! There are 5 USB ports and the magic takes place when it detects your device and then sends the fastest possible charge needed. Learn more here!
The Tech Doorbell Choice
Ring Video Doorbell Pro – Buy It Here
Amazon recently bought the Ring company so you know you’ll be seeing these everywhere. This 2-way video doorbell allows you to see, hear, and speak to anyone who ‘rings’ your doorbell via your smartphone or computer. It’s 1080p HD quality video and will still work in 5 below to 120 degrees Fahrenheit. Plus, you thanks to the infrared night vision you can check on who’s out there in the middle of the night. Learn more here!
The Multi-Use Choice
The Microsoft Surface Go (New) – Buy It Here
Yes, we’re obsessed with the new Microsoft Surface Go for all the amazing things it can do and, honestly, how sleek it all looks. Be sure to make sure you’re getting the keyboard and pen too. They make all the difference! Learn more here!
The Rise & Shine Choice
The Philips Somneo Sleep & Wake-Up Light Lamp – Buy It Here
This is the clock that everyone has been buzzing about online. This light therapy lamp is one of the most natural ways to wake up and will slowly mimic the sunrise. It can also help improve your overall sleep, your energy, and your overall wellbeing. Learn more here!
The Winter Choice
The SoundBot Wireless Smart Winter Beanie – Buy It Here
Yes this is real and, yes, this is awesome! This winter hat (that comes in a variety of colors) will not only keep their head warm, but it also allows them to listen to music, utilize hands-free calling, has a built-in mic, and is even washable. Learn more here!
The Sleepers Choice
The Bose ‘Noise Masking’ Sleep Buds – Buy It Here
They may look like wireless earbuds, but they’re actually wireless sleepbuds. They’ll easily mask unwanted sounds while you sleep (like snoring, noisy neighbors, outside noises, and more). Did we mention they’ll mask snoring?! They actually play pre-loaded soothing sounds to help you sleep (and stay asleep) and the best part is that they’re comfortable, will stay in your ears even if you’re a side-sleeper, and they’re from Bose so you know the quality is amazing. Learn more here!
The Portable Speaker Choice
The Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker in Yellow – Buy It Here
You can’t go wrong with Bose and this little portable bluetooth speaker packs a punch when it comes to sound quality. Don’t let the size fool you! It’s waterproof (hello beach and camping!), has a battery life that last 6-hours on a full charge, and has wireless range up to 30-feet away. Plus, it’s priced pretty low too when it comes to quality wireless speakers. This is the new citrus yellow color everyone is freaking over. Learn more here!
The Cooking Choice
The New Smart ‘June Oven’ – Buy It Here
You have to see this smart oven immediately! It’s the one that everyone is buzzing about. It’s not just smart, it’s actually intelligent. It uses sensors and artificial intelligence to recognize, monitor and cook food to your liking. You don’t have to ‘guess’ if your food is done yet. It also has an HD camera and over 50 preset cooking programs, and easily fits right on your counter. We’re obsessed (and so is everyone else). Learn more here!
The Accessory Choice
The Pocket Lens 2-in-1 Smartphone Camera Lens (Clip On) – Buy It Here
Now you don’t have to break the bank with a phone upgrade just to take better photos! This clip-on 2-in-1 lens takes legit professional quality pictures (hello closeups and landscapes!) as well as adds about 25% more width and height to your normal pictures (so you can fit more people and places in each photo). No need to worry, it works with just about any smartphone. Learn more here!
The Smart Plug Choice
The Amazon Smart Plug in White – Buy It Here
This is one of the more affordable smart plug options out there! Now you can use your voice to turn on lights, fans, or appliances. Even better? You can even control them when you’re away from the house. Just use the app and turn on that AC or those lights when you’re out late! Learn more here!
The Selfie Choice
The New LuMee Duo Light-Up Phone Case for iPhone X – Buy It Here
Now you can get the perfect lighting for your coveted selfies each and every time. It has some really soft and pleasing lighting whether you’re looking to snap a pic or record a video. This one comes with so many different style options to choose from like pearl white, black, rose gold, pink, white marble, silver mirror and more. And don’t worry if you don’t have the iPhone X, there are others to choose from depending on which phone you have. Learn more here!
The Virtual Reality Choice
The Best-Selling Oculus Go Virtual Reality (VR) Headset – Buy It Here
The future is officially here! This VR headset will make you feel like you’re in your own personal theater. It’s super easy to use, is portable, and doesn’t need your PC, wires, or your phone. You can even meet up with your other VR wearing friends from anywhere in the world to watch TV together, sporting events, music, and more! Learn more here!
The Safety Choice
The Garmin ‘Speak Plus’ with Built-In Dash Cam – Buy It Here
This one is so cool because not only will it provide you directions via their turn-by-turn navigation, it’s also a built-in dash cam that records your drive and will even help you out by alerting you of lane departure warnings, forward collisions and more! Alexa is intertwined with this one (and pretty much every aspect of our lives) so you can use your voice to check traffic, weather, and more! Plus, it’s super small and sleek that you’ll barely notice it’s even there. Learn more here!
The Binge Watching Choice
New Fire TV Stick 4K with Alexa Voice Control & Interaction – Buy It Here
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 Learn more here!
The Pet Camera Choice
The PetChatz Pawcall 2-Way Video Pet Treat Camera & Dispenser – Buy It Here
We can’t say enough good things about this one! It does so many things! It’s basically a digital daycare that allows you to check in on your favorite pets via 2-day video (and audio), dispense treats to them, play games, and more! Plus, it even has calming aromatherapy options where you can add helpful essential oils to it and then dispense them during trying times like bad weather or loud noises. Oh, and did we mention they can use their paw to step on the call button when they want to see and hear from you too? Pretty amazing. This one has also been seen on The Today Show! Learn more here!
The Wireless Choice
The New Apple AirPods Truly Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds – Buy It Here
These are still one of our favorites and perfect for the person who’s still an Apple fan. Plus, they’ve been named as one of Oprah’s Favorite Things of the year! An endorsement from Oprah? Sold! These are the latest model and, to be honest, are sometimes hard to get. They always seem to be sold out. Learn more here!
The Upgrade Choice
The New Echo Dot (3rd Generation) – Buy It Here
This is the latest Echo Dot that was just recently announced and, well, we’re loving it. It’s 3rd generation, comes in three different really chic fabric exteriors like heather grey, charcoal, and sandstone. Plus, it has much better sound this time around, can clearly hear you from across the room even when music is playing or the TV is on, and more! Don’t worry, you can still use over 50,000 of the Alexa skills to ask questions, play music, make calls, get the latest news headlines, play a ton of games, and more. Oh, and at this price you’ll be able to pick up a few to add to all different rooms in your house! See more colors and learn more here!
The Easy to Install Choice
The Ring Stick Up Security Cam – Buy It Here
This is the latest and greatest from Ring! It easily can be mounted pretty much anywhere or you can set it on a table, shelf, or wherever you see fit. This sleek and slim safety cam is for both indoors and outdoors and provides 1080p HD quality video. You can even see, here, and speak to people from your phone, tablet, laptop, or computer! It’ll even send you helpful notifications to your devices when motion is detected. Plus, it also offers live view video so you can check in on things in real-time from pretty much anywhere! Learn more here!
The Smart Bike Choice
The Story Bike Electric Smart Bike – Buy It Here
Smart and super stylish all at the same time! Thanks to this electric smart bike, the charge will last you around 40 miles (when averaging 20 mph). Even better, it has an LCD screen, six various levels of pedal assist to choose from, and a must-have USB outlet so you can charge your phone right from the bike itself. Learn more here!
The Light Switch Choice
The Echobee Switch+ Smart Light Switch – Buy It Here
This is light a smart light switch on steroids! It has built-in motion detection, ambient lighting sensors, can be controlled from anywhere via the app (why get up to turn on or off your lights?!), and even has built-in Amazon Alexa. Of course she’s in there! It’s pretty easy to set up and most can do it from start to finish in about 45 minutes. Go on, try to beat that time! Learn more here!
The Wi-Fi Choice
The Google 3-Pack WiFi System in White – Buy It Here
It’s time to totally upgrade your WiFi and make it way better! This 3-pack will actually replace your current router and is compatible with major providers like Time Warner, Comcast, Verizon Fios and more! One of these will cover you for up to 1,500 sq. feet and all three will cover you up to 4,500 sq feet! Super easy to set up too. Learn more here!
The Smart Bone Choice
The GoBone Interactive App-Enabled Smart Bone for Dogs – Buy It Here
GoBone is the world’s first smart bone for your dog. It automatically keeps your dog active while you’re busy and opens up a whole new world of play when you’re together. Get the app and get your pup playing! Oh, and did we mention this one of Oprah’s Favorite Things? Learn more here!
The Dyson Choice
The Dyson Pure Hot/Cool Air Purifier – Buy It Here
We love this one because, uh, Dyson! But also because it helps to purify your air all year round. It keeps your room cool in the summer and warm in the winter, and even works with Amazon Alexa. Of course! Plus, it helps to remove 99.97% of all the allergens in the air. It’s a real game changer and looks sleek AF! Learn more here!
The Kitchen Choice
The Greater Goods Digital Smart Food Scale – Buy It Here
We are obsessed with this smart digital food scale for the kitchen. Not only can you weigh out and measure your food accurately, it’ll even display the nutritional info for up to 2,000 different food options. I mean, this is kitchen tech at its finest. Learn more here!
The Baby Choice
The Summer Infant Touchscreen Baby Monitor – Buy It Here
This is one of the best baby monitors we’ve seen in a while! It’s all tech’d out! We love the SleepZone Virtual Boundary where you can set up a boundary box (via the touchscreen) and if your baby leaves that ‘safe boundary space’ you’ll be alerted. Also, the 360 Tilt Camera Steering is sow cool because as you move the monitor up or down (or side-to-side) the camera will actually mimic your very own movements so you can view baby even better! Plus, it does about a million other super cool things we can’t get enough of! Learn more here!
The Action Camera Choice
The New GoPro 7 Action Camera – Buy It Here
This new GoPro is pretty much like having an entire film crew with you recording all of your adventures. It’ll record all your spherical video and photos (and you can choose your favorites later). Plus, easily watch it back in VR or use OverCapture to create traditional videos and photos you can share right on your phone. It’s waterproof, can easily mount to your helmet, bluetooth and wi-fi enabled, time lapse and photo burst features, and one-button control. Learn more here!
The Smartphone Choice
The New Samsung Galaxy S10e Unlocked Smartphone – Buy It Here
This is one of the best-sellers from Samsung and has a killer camera and video recording capabilities. It even comes in a ton of different colors too. Learn more here!
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The e-Reader Choice
The New Kindle Paperwhite eReader – Buy It Here
That’s right, it’s the thinest and lightest Kindle ever! It’s even waterproof and comes with 2x the storage as older models. Plus, it comes in other colors this time too like twilight blue! Learn more here!
The Movie Night Choice
The Cinemood Portable Movie Theater in White – Buy It Here
This movie theater is so portable it can actually fit in the palm of your hand! It’s 3-inches tall, less than half-a-pound, and includes Disney family favorites, and can stream Netflix, Youtube and more. It’s the perfect mini projector to take with you on trips, in your kids room, or outside for family movie nite. Learn more here!
The Outdoor Choice
The Gemmy Airblown Inflatable Mickey Mouse Outdoor Movie Screen – Buy It Here
Now you can easily bring the movie party outside! This easy to set up and take down outdoor movie screen is 5-feet tall by 9-feet wide. Plus, the best part is that it self inflates and sets up in just a few minutes and is made of weather resistant material so you’ll be good to go season after season. You can finally take down that sheet you’ve been using. Learn more here!
The Kids Choice
The New Amazon Echo Dot for Kids – Buy It Here
This is theEcho just for the kids! This one is super safe for the kiddos so you don’t have to worry about any weird things happening like with your regular Echo. It can easily play music, tell stories, tell jokes, play trivia games, quizzes, and more. Plus it comes in cool colors like blue, green, and red. We don’t mind that Alexa can tell them that bedtime story for the 15th time at night! Learn more here!