The Gadget Guide: The 39 Best Tech Gifts for 2018

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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 Valentine’s Day 2018.

For the Latest Tech Obsessed Gift:  The Amazon Echo Show in White – Buy It Here

Best New Tech Gifts 2017: New Echo Show in White

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Totally new for the 2018 shopping season, the Echo Show does just that; show!  Alexa can now show you things (news, music videos, movies, weather and so much more) instead of just telling you.  The future is clearly here!

The Music Lover on the Go:  Archeer Bluetooth Wireless Speaker With Bamboo Wood – Buy It Here

Best New Tech Gifts 2017: Archeer Bluetooth Wireless Wooden Front Speaker 2018

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The Adventurer Gift:  The GoPro Hero Sessions – Buy It Here

Best New Tech Gifts 2017: GoPro Hero Session 2018

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The sickest and affordable action cam around.  It’s waterproof, can easily mount to your helmet, bluetooth and wi-fi enabled, time lapse and photo burst features, and one-button control.  What’s better than that?!

The Gamers Tech Gift:  New Nintendo Switch with Neon Blue and Red Joy-Controllers – Buy It Here

Best Toys 2017: New Nintendo Switch Gaming Console Package 2018

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The Nintendo video console everyone has been buzzing about.  They can play this one together via your television, on the console itself, in different rooms, or just take it on the go and play wherever (hello long car rides!).

The Must-Have Tech Gift:  The Tile Key & Phone Finder – Buy It Here

Best New Tech Gifts 2017: Tile Keys Finder 2018

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Waterproof and durable these (set of 2) tiles allow you to easily find your keys, your smartphone, or anything that you attach it to.  You can even see it on a map where and when you left your prized belongings behind!

The Music-Lover Tech Gift:  Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless (Noise-Canceling) Headphones in Silver – Buy It Here

Best Tech Gifts 2016: Bose QuietComfort Wireless Headphones for Christmas 2017

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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.

The Small Tech Gift:  All New Echo Spot – Buy It Here

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The latest from Amazon!  We love how this handsfree device can fit pretty much anywhere in your home. Use 2nd generation far-field voice recognition to watch video flash briefings, see music lyrics, weather forecasts, recipes, to-do, shopping lists, face-to-face calls, and a ton more!

The Snoring Gift:  Smart Nora Anti-Snoring Solution (Oprah’s Favorite Things List)  – Buy It Here 

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It’s on ‘Oprah’s Favorite Things’ gift list for 2017 so you know it’s gotta be great!  If he snores (or if you snore) this is the perfect gift.  This quiet contraption actually detects the very early sounds and signals of you about to snore and then gently stops you.  You really have to see how this thing works. Insanity.  Check it out here.

The Fitbit Gift:  New Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch with Band – Buy It Here

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Now you can store and play up to 300 songs, followed dynamic personalized workouts, track steps, runs, exercises and more. Plus it looks pretty stylish.

The Tablet Gift:  New Fire HD 8 Tablet With Alexa – Buy It Here

Best New Tech Gifts 2017: New Fire HD 8 Tablet With Alexa 2018

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You can’t go wrong with the Fire HD tablet.  This one comes in at 32 GB, 8-inch HD display, and 12-hours of battery life.  Enjoy all your binge-watching!

The Sleeper Tech Gift:  Salute ‘Sunrise Simulator’ Wake Up Light – Buy It Here

Best New Tech Gifts 2017: Wake Up Sunrise Simulator Light 2018

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Waking up in the morning will never be the same again.  This alarm clock of sorts will help you wake up gradually with natural light and natural sounds, giving you a relaxing mood in the morning. Choose from a variety of colors, brightness levels, and more.

The Binge-Watcher Tech Gift:  New Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Control & Interaction – Buy It Here

Best Tech Gifts 2016: Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice 2017

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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

The Innovative TV Gift:  Samsung 55″ TV With Wooden Frame (!!!) – Buy It Here

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You gotta see this TV!  This barely looks like a TV and totally looks like a work of art.  Perfect to hang on your wall near other pictures it totally blends in with the decór. The Frame transforms into a beautiful work of art when you’re not watching TV and even includes a gallery of professionally curated art, with one hundred pieces from ten different genres.  This is the future, people.  It’s here!

The Clumsy Gift:  PopSockets Expanding Stand and Grip for Smartphones – Buy It Here

Best New Tech Gifts 2017: Pop Sockets 2018

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These are pretty life-changing especially if, like us, you drop your phone and tablet regularly.  Plus, you can prop it up to watch a video, have a FaceTime chat and more.  These guys come in a bunch of different colors like rose gold, silver, pink, black, blue, and more.

The Safety Gift:  Remocam Smart-Home Security Cam – Buy It Here

Best New Tech Gifts 2017: Home Security Cam 2018

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Keep an eye on your home (and/or your kids!) with this highly-rated wireless security cam with 2-way audio, night-vision, and smart-home capabilities.

The VR Tech Gift:  Samsung New VR Headset with Controller – Buy It Here

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Virtual Reality is where it’s at!  Now you can be transported to amazing new worlds, in games, video and images. Take things to the next level when you use the intuitive controller to drop, point, select and drag with a simple and seamless wave of your wrist.  Enjoy hundreds of games and super cool experiences you have to see to believe.

The Kid Tech Gift:  The “Talkie” Unicorn By ToyMail from Shark Tank – Buy It Here

Best New Tech Gifts 2017: Toymail Unicorn Shark Tank 2018

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This is like the best tech invention for kids ever.  The Talkie lets kids send and receive voice messages with approved friends and grownups. It’s a great way for the little ones to stay in touch with grandparents, mom’s and dad’s when they’re away on business or with their little friends.  Kind of genius.

The Traditional Smart-Home Tech Gift:  New Amazon Echo 2 – Buy It Here

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It’s new, half the size as the original, and sleeker looking than ever!  The Echo 2 has better sound the the original and many more features.  Plus, they come in a variety of  colors and fabrics like:  Charcoal Fabric, Heather Grey Fabric, Oak Finish, Walnut Wood Finish, Silver Finish and more.  But don’t worry, even though it’s new 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.  If you want the larger-sized Echo, you can get the new one here!

The Insta Gift:  The “Cube” Streaming Social Media Photo Display Device in White – Buy It Here

Best New Tech Gifts 2017: Cube Social Media Photo Streaming Display Device 2018

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Now you can easily display your real-time photos and videos from your Instagram account directly into this Wi-Fi enabled frame.  Perfect to have around your home, office, or the home of a loved one who’s probably missing you like crazy lately.  

Official Star Wars Levitating Death Star Bluetooth Speaker – Buy It Here

Best Gift for Boyfriend 2017: Star Wars Death Star Levitating Bluetooth Speaker 2018

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Um, because it levitates (!), it’s Star Wars (!), and it’s a portable wireless bluetooth speaker (!).  We’ve just found all his favorite things wrapped into one gift.

 The Healthiest Gift:  The Philips Air Fryer in White – Buy It Here

Best New Tech Gifts 2017: Philips AirFryer in White 2018

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We’ve added this to our “must-have” tech gift ideas because, I mean, if you can cook fried chicken with air and not oil that’s probably the best advancement in technology we’ve seen since 1982.

The Health-Nut Tech Gift:  FitBit Alta Fitness Tracker in Blue & Silver – Buy It Here

Best Tech Gifts 2016: Blue/Silver Fitbit Alta for Men and Women 2017

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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.

The Paranoid Tech Gift:  OtterBox Defender Series iPhone 7/Plus Case in Blue – Buy It Here

Best Tech Gifts 2016: Otterbox iPhone 7 Case for Men or Women 2017

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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?).

The Efficient Tech Gift:  Samsung Galaxy Tablet 10.1 inch with Pen – Buy It Here

Best Tech Gifts 2016: Samsung Galaxy Tablet with Pen 2017

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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.

The Home Tech Gift:  Nest ‘Smart Learning’ 3rd Generation Thermostat – Buy It Here

Best Tech Gifts 2016: Next Smart Home Thermostat 2017

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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.

The Impatient Tech Gift:  FujiFilm Instax Mini 8 Instant Camera in Light Blue – Buy It Here

Best Tech Gifts 2016: Fujifilm Instant Camera for Christmas 2017

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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.

The Mini Tech Gift:  New Amazon Echo Dot in Sleek White – Buy It Here

Best Tech Gifts 2016: Amazon Echo Dot in White 2017

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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.

The Video Gamer Tech Gift:  The New SNES Classic Mini – Buy It Here

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Now you can play so many of your favorite old Super Nintendo games in this new mini plug-and-play system.  It’s slated to be one of the ‘must-have’ gifts for 2017 and it even comes with 21 popular games pre-loaded so you can start playing right away.

The Streaming TV Tech Gift:  Roku HD Streaming Stick – Buy It Here

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Now you can stream just almost anything you want like blockbusters, broadcast TV, big entertainment brands, and niche channels.  And of course there are your favorite Movies, TV shows, live sports, news and music!  This is a pretty decent price too!

The Tech Reader Gift – Kindle Oasis e-Reader with Leather Charging Cover – Buy It Here 

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That’s right, it’s the thinest and lightest Kindle ever!  And it was one of Oprah’s Favorite Things, so you know she knows what she’s talking about!  The battery seems to last so long too thanks to the charging leather cover that could help boost you up for months.  You really can’t go wrong with that.  #TechnologyRules

The Bathroom Tech Gift:  H2oVibe Rain Showerhead Jet with Wireless Bluetooth Speaker – Buy It Here

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Yes! Now you can enjoy a drenching rain-like shower and listen to your favorite music all at the same time.  Oh, and did we mention you can take calls too?  That’ll be interesting!

The TV Gift:  Samsung Curved 49-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV – Buy It Here

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A great deal on a great TV.  Plus it’s curved so it’ll look like a piece of artwork instead of just a regular TV.

The Pet Tech Gift:  Furbo Dog Camera and Treat Tosser – Buy It Here

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How cool is this!  This wireless wi-fi HD cam with 2-way audio (your pet can hear you and you can hear them!), can monitor your little buddy while you’re away (watch them online via app) and you can even feed them treat via the app while you’re away from home.  The Furbo can hold up to 100 treats at a time.  Your dog will know you love and care for them even when you have to go to dreaded work for the day.

The Kids Tech Gift:  Luvabella Intereactive Doll – Buy It Here

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Sure she may be a little creepy to you, but your kids are going to love her.  She acts like a real baby and you can even teach her to talk.  Thanks to technology she has over 500 different reactions, responses, and things to say and do. Learn more about Luvabella here!

The Dog Tech Gift:  GoBone Interactive App-Enabled Smart Bone for Dogs – Buy It Here

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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!

The Drone Obsessed Tech Gift:  Yuneec Typhoon H UHD 4K Collision Avoidance Hexacopter Drone – Buy It Here

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The drone of all drones!  They’ll be psyched over the  CGO3+ 4K camera and how it’s ready to fly and record video and pictures right out of the box!  It has GPS stabilized flight control, with 8 smart flight modes, automatic return to home, auto takeoff and auto land. The best part, no experience is really needed.  Go out and have fun!

The Pet Owners Tech Gift:  Bissell Pet Stain Eraser Cordless Portable Carpet Cleaner – Buy It Here

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Say goodbye to stubborn pet stains on your sofas, chairs, and carpet once and for all!  Spray, scrub, and suction to remove pet stains and messes from carpet, upholstery, stairs, area rugs, auto interiors, and more.

The Garage Owners Tech Gift:  Chamberlain Smart Garage Hub – Buy It Here

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Now you can open and close your garage door from anywhere (in part, thanks to the app for your smartphone).  Not sure if you closed it before you left the house in the morning?  Now you can check from anywhere.  Also works great if someone needs to drop something off for you while you’re not at home.  You’ll even get status notifications pushed right to your phone.

The Shavers Tech Gift:  Braun Series 9 Electric Shaver – Buy It Here

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Perfect for wet or dry shaving, the latest from Braun is currently the world’s most efficient shaver, is totally 100% waterproof, and has 50 minutes of cordless shaving time.  Thanks #Technology!

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