Last Updated on April 20, 2022 by Danielle
The Apple Watch SE shares many of the Watch Series 6 features in a more affordable package. If you don’t need the faster S6 processor, blood oxygen sensor, or ECG functionality, this model is worth considering. It sports the altimeter, compass, acceleromter, and gyroscope of the Series 6. Cellular models let you leave your phone at home while remaining connected to your loved ones. Its S5 processor delivers performance comparable to Series 5. The Watch SE’s Retina display is the same size as Series 6’s, which is 30 percent larger than Series 3. Available in 3 case finishes, the Watch SE is compatible with all Apple Watch bands, including the new Solo Loop options. While packing many features of the Series 6, the Watch SE delivers a budget-friendly version without all the bells and whistles.
The Apple Watch Series 7 is a stylish and great performing smartwatch. It’s the fastest and most powerful Apple Watch yet. Now it sports a 20-percent larger screen with a nearly bezel-less display, offers improved durability, and delivers 33-percent faster charging. Like its predecessor, it delivers blood oxygen monitoring as well as ECG readings. Tracking oxygen levels has become crucial especially for severe cases of coronavirus. Although you get readings in about 15 minutes, issues can arise from placing the watch too low on the wrist. This version still features that beautiful always-on Retina display. A great feature is that the watch is swimproof, which many other smartwatches lack. It’s water resistant to 50 meters. Battery life ranges up to 18 hours on a full charge. It also features updated fall detection for workout-specific events. Your teen boy will love using this stylish, high-tech watch daily. If you’ve got a Series 2 or 3 it may be worth upgrading, but if you have a Series 6 it may not be worth the upgrade until the next release.
The Apple Watch Nike Series 7 is a stylish and great performing smartwatch. It’s the fastest and most powerful Apple Watch yet. It delivers blood oxygen monitoring, ECG, and heart rate readings. Tracking oxygen levels has become crucial especially for severe cases of coronavirus. Although you get readings in about 15 minutes, issues can arise from placing the watch too low on the wrist. It delivers 20 greater screen area than Series 6. This version still features that beautiful always-on Retina display and Twilight Mode lets you use it at night. Get more out of your run with new modular complications that pack pace, cadence, streaks, and featured runs in a glance. A great feature is that the watch is swimproof, which many other smartwatches lack. Battery life ranges up to 18 hours on a full charge. It also features fall detection. Teens will love using this stylish, high-tech watch daily. If you’ve got a Series 3 or 4 it may be worth upgrading, but if you have a Series 6 it may not be worth the upgrade until the next release.
The stylish Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 is one of the best Android smartwatches on the market. Meshing a timeless, premium design and robust fitness features, it delivers a solid smartwatch experience. Now it’s thinner and lighter. In addition to tracking workouts and delivering notifications, it offers personalization options, fall detection, LTE connectivity, fashionable new color options, and two sizes. Overall, few improvements, average battery life, and its high price keep it from perfection. Its fitness features are abundant and improved and it’s battery performance is good, not great. It’s a worthy competitor to the Apple Watch for Android users.
Your Pokemon fan will go nuts over this FujiFilm Instax Mini Link Pokemon Special Edition. It lets your Pokemon Trainer print their Nintendo Switch photos from the new Pokemon Snap and other games. The smartphone app makes it simple to send and print any photos captured on your Switch on the Mini Link. Fans will want to snap up the special edition with a Pikachu-inspired silicone case. The smartphone app includes multiple frame prints inspired by Super Mario, Animal Crossing, and New Pokemon Snap.
You probably didn’t even know you needed this! Apparently, your phone is a whole lot dirtier than a public restroom. Why? We touch everything and then we touch our phones. The only problem? We never clean our phones. PhoneSoap is like a tanning bed for your phone that kills 99% of icky stuff, using a UV light. The best part? It doubles as a charging hub.
With the coronavirus pandemic, it’s more important than ever to disinfect surfaces. With this UV light sanitizer wand, it effectively kills 99.9% of viruses and bacteria. Be careful not to put it near your eyes and skin. It conveniently folds for disinfecting on the go. Zap those pesky germs!
According to experts, one of the ways we can contract COVID-19 is through contact. We have to be careful about the things we touch. This UV-C sanitizer bag can be used to disinfect personal items from your cell phone to your keys and more. It has 24 LEDS – 12 on the top and 12 on the bottom. Simply zip it shut, press the button, and it sterilizes what’s inside like magic. Voila! It kills 99.99% of germs, viruses, and bacteria.
Who doesn’t love looking up at the night sky? This projector is so cool. When you turn off your lights, it projects the night sky on your walls complete with drifting stars and nebulas. You can even choose different patterns, select brightness settings, and change the rotation. There’s something so relaxing about falling asleep under the stars and lights.
Add a little sparkle to your space with this USB projector. This little gadget plugs into any USB-powered outlet, shooting a sea of lasers everywhere that makes it look like you are under the stars. It can transform a room, car, or any living space. Compared to a full sized projector, we really love its compact form. Is there anything better than lying down and looking at the stars on the ceiling?
With a refreshed spherical design, this Bluetooth speaker does more than play your favorite music. It’s basically Amazon’s version of Siri. You can ask it the weather, what’s on your calendar, control your lights, connect with others, and even set a reminder. If only your girlfriend could do all that! Now you don’t have to ask Alexa the time because it has a built-in LED time display. Now it delivers an improved audio experience with crisp vocals and balanced bass for fuller sounding audio.
The Amazon Alexa is amazing but let’s face it — it’s a bit boring to look at. Like a costume for your Amazon Echo, this stand from OtterBox adds Baby Yoda ears to the side of your smart speaker without interfering with its functionality. Simply put it on and instead of asking Alexa to play your favorite music, ask Baby Yoda.
Meet Alexa — the AI behind the Amazon Echo. Not only is the Amazon Echo a Bluetooth speaker, but also teen boys can ask it questions like who won the football game last night or even ask it to order a pizza. Amazon Echo is ready to answer all your curious questions. You can have it control your lights, play the news, check the weather, and much more. It’s like a girlfriend who always listens to you. With a new spherical design, this version features 360-degree premium speakers powered by Dolby for a premium audio experience with rich and powerful bass.
What do you get if the Echo Dot and The Echo Show had a baby? The Echo Spot. This compact new gadget does what the Echo Dot does and more. You can have Alexa play music, give news headlines, control your smart devices, and more. With its built-in display, you can do video conferencing, watch Amazon videos, news and more. It even tells time. It’s a stylish and practical gift for your teen’s room.
Available in either a 5- or 8-inch touchscreen with built-in speaker, the Echo Show (2nd Gen) can do everything Echo can do and more. Now it’s faster with better video calls thanks to its big camera upgrade. You can ask it questions, get a weather report, play music, news or podcasts, read out your calendar, and more. It can even play video from your Amazon collection or Amazon Prime Video library. It also does video calls while keeping you in the frame automatically. The camera has been significantly upgraded from 1MP to 13MP for superior video calls. Discover the difference of not only dictating to you, but also showing you information.
If you’ve already upgraded to 4K Ultra HD, this is the streaming stick for you to take advantage of the extra visual fidelity. This new model streams video in 4K and features faster performance than the Streaming Stick+ plus Dolby Vision. It’s super intuitive to use and nothing beats watching all your favorite shows across the best entertainment channels like Netflix, HBO Now, Amazon Video, Roku Channel and more. It supports Apple’s AirPlay 2 and HomeKit and even works with Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant. Sit back, relax, and enjoy more than half a million movies and TV shows all from the comfort of your living room.
The Roku Express 4K+ is the newest streaming device that delivers brilliant picture quality at an affordable price. It’s cheaper than the Amazon Fire TV 4K and Chromecast with Google TV. While it supports 4K and HDR10/HDR10+, it lacks Dolby Vision. We love that it supports Alexa and Google Assistant. HDR10+ enables improved contrast and brightness for supported content. It’s a great alternative to the Fire TV 4K and Chromecast.
The Roku Express HD Streaming Media Player 2019 is a popular Christmas gift for teens because they love streaming content. It’s one of the most affordable streaming options out there if you don’t need 4K streaming. It supports both 720p and 1080p streaming video. It’s a great alternative to cable or DirecTV and you can still watch many of your favorite shows. Because the Roku Express’ remote uses an IR sensor, you have to point it directly at the receiver. Overall, it’s a great value especially considering the price and you get a ton of streaming channels including many freebies.
Perfect for college, now you can get access to your favorite entertainment subscriptions on your TV with this little gadget from Amazon. This 2020 edition delivers faster streaming performance in 1080P HD than the previous generation. There’s very little setup. Simply insert this device into your TV’s HDMI slot to access Netflix, Disney+, HBO Go, Apple TV, Prime Video, and more. It supports Dolby Atmos and Alexa voice control via the Alexa Voice Remote. If you’re looking for 4K support, upgrade to the Fire TV Stick 4K.
The Amazon Fire TV is a streaming media player featuring 4K ultra high-definition quality for 4K TVs. Even if you don’t own a 4K TV yet, you can still stream 1080p HD video via YouTube, Netflix, Hulu, HBO NOW, Amazon Video and more! Thanks to Alexa integration it makes it easier than ever to use. The latest edition of Fire TV is faster and more powerful. You get 8 GB of storage and that is expandable to 200 GB. Some channels require a subscription. Get ready for near unlimited entertainment with more than 500,000 TV shows and movies to enjoy.
Cutting the cord just got easier. Does he love watching movies? Fire TV is a great gift idea. It features Alexa, which makes it easier than ever to use. From movies to TV shows and games, there’s so much amazing content that teens won’t be able to wait to dive into.
Chromecast with Google TV supports 4K Ultra HD as well as HDR for bursting contrast and a whole realm of colors. Now it features Google’s first dedicated Chromecast remote and runs a rebranded version of Android TV called Google TV. If you’re looking for a 4K streamer at a bargain, this is one of the best ones out there.
Google’s Nest Mini is the Google’s next-gen voice-activated smart speaker assistant. It can play music, control smart devices, add things to your shopping or to-do list, and web searches all with your voice. It fits in more easily with your décor like an air freshener. The far-field microphones allow it to hear you from across the room. It can get quite loud and fills up an entire room. It can control Nest, Philips Hue lights, and smart things. The biggest difference is that it is powered by Google’s search engine so you can ask it many of the things you ask on the PC. What’s amazing is it even understands context. It’s a great smart assistant if you’re on a budget.
The Fitbit is the best known fitness tracker to track your physical activity on a daily basis and over time. Now you can wear one on your wrist with this smartwatch. He will want to track all his activity whether he is at the basketball game or with friends. It allows him to track everything from the amount of steps he has taken to how many calories he has burned. Managing your health and fitness couldn’t be any easier.
Fitbit is no stranger in the world of fitness trackers. Now they’ve created a fitness watch that might become your new best friend. Not only does it track your steps and the calories that you’ve burned, but it also receives notifications when paired with your phone. The latest version has built-in GPS, stress management tools, sleep tracking, and 24/7 heart rate monitoring.
Now just about everyone can own a tablet since Amazon launched the Kindle Fire. While it’s not an iPad, it comes equipped with 32/64GB of memory, 10.1-inch display, a front and back camera, and an easy to use interface. Now it’s 30% faster than before with 2 GHz processor and 2GB RAM. Battery life has improved to up to 12 hours for all-day fun. With the ability to go online, play apps, and watch movies, it does everything that most teenage boys would want a tablet to do.
With a battery life that extends for up to 10 weeks, the Amazon Paperwhite brings the joy of reading to electric form. Double the storage space of 8GB means you can stock your entire library of books on it. While the screen is black and white, the screen is easy on the eyes unlike a tablet’s. Explore new possibilies now that it features double the storage and it’s waterproof. The larger 6.8-inch display looks great, but it can be unwieldy for some with the added size. With improved battery life, more storage, and faster performance, this is the best Kindle Paperwhite yet for some.
Don’t you hate when your cell phone runs out of juice just when you need it? This portable battery charger from Anker will change your life. It charges your phone up to 5-7 times so you can get back to what is important. Texting!
Most of us have more smart devices than we can count on one finger. The only problem? Charging all of them! If you are tired of juggling between all your chargers, this charging hub makes life so much simpler. It couldn’t be simpler to use. You simply plug it into the wall. It’s got 6 USB slots on it that you can use to charge your smart devices.
Nowadays teens have a lot of devices between their smartphones and tablets and other gadgets. You may need a compact solution to charge all your devices in one port. This PowerPort features six USB ports to charge all your devices with one socket. The coolest part? The PowerIQ feature allows you to charge any device and it will automatically determine the optimal charging rate.
Keep your devices and gadgets powered up with this battery charger kit from AmazonBasics. This charger charges up to 4 AA/AAA batteries at a time in 4 hours. The best part? You never have to worry about overcharging. There is even a USB port for chraging your smartphone.
Want to control your lighting or other devices with your smartphone or Alexa? Now you can control your devices from anywhere with TP-Link Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Plug Mini. The best part? No hub is required, it’s easy to use, and works as promised. Enjoy the convenience of an upgraded smart home.
Do they love tinkering with things? The Comgrow Creality Ender 3 Pro 3D Printer is a solid, affordable printer for novices getting into the craft of 3D printing. What’s great? Print quality is outstanding even rivaling models that retail for much higher. If you have experience with 3D printers, you’ll find this simple to setup. If not, there are plenty of helpful YouTube primer videos. Ensure you level the bed first before printing. You’ll find it’s so addictive, especially with the growing community. For its price, it’s a great printer and an absolute joy for the tinkerer.
Looking to clear off surfaces or polish up your home décor without losing your favorite smart assistant? This Made For Amazon accessory is designed to house your 4th Gen Echo and plug it directly into the wall outlet. It doesn’t cause damage to your walls and even improves audio quality and microphone sensitivity. It just may be the best money you’ve spent.
Does he love taking pictures with his cell phone? You don’t need a digital SLR. Make the best out of your iPhone’s camera with this lens kit. With macro and a wide angle lenses, he can upgrade his photography taking skills. Simply clip on the various lenses on your phone and let the fun and creativity begin. It’s compatible with most phones and tablets from iPhone, Android, and Samsung.
Does he love recording videos with her phone? This little gagets is basically a tabletop tripod for your phone. You simply slide you phone into it and the mount can swivel either horizinatally or vertical. THe coolest part? It has bendy legs on it that allow you to adjust it to get the perfect shot. The legs are acutally pretty strong and can even be wrapped around something to take a difficult shot.
This JOBY GorillaPod 3K Kit serves as a fantastic tripod for smartphones, point-and-shoot cameras, action video cameras like GoPros, 360-degree cameras, DSLRs, and other devices up to 6.6-pounds. The joints allow it to be adjusted for almost any surface, making its design very versatile. The best part? The compact size means you an easily tuck it away in a bag and bring it out anytime to capture the perfect shot.
Are you tired of balancing your camera on stacks of book? Now you can take super professional pictures and video with this inexpensive tripod from AmazonBasics. The adjustable height aluminum legs make it easy to position the tripod at the perfect height. The best part? It’s lightweight and folds up compactly when it is not in use.
Does he carry around a lot of gadgets? Grid It is a very easy way to keep everything organized. It has different sized elastic bands that secure all your gadgets and knickknacks. Throw it in your backpack and you will never have to hunt through a messy pile of stuff in your bag.
These multipurpose Cable Clips are a a novel concept and make a great gift idea. They are very easy to use and help keep your cables organized and easily accessible. The best part is that they work on any surface – from wood and metal to glass and plastic. They work as intended, are easy to remove, and don’t leave any sticky residue behind.
Need more storage for your phone? This 128GB Ultra micro SDXC card from SanDisk allows you to store more photos and record full HD video. It supports fast data transfer speeds and includes a memory card adapter for conveniently transfering to your PC. This memory card is compatible with phones, tablets, and even the Raspberry Pi.
If your teen has a digital camera or video camera, they’ll most likely need an extra memory card to capture video and photos. This 64 GB chip gives you approximately 4,000 photos or 80 minutes worth of HD video and it’s a great value for this capacity card. Sandisk is a reliable brand that you can trust to capture your memories.
Here’s a cute stocking stuffer! For 13 year old boys, USB drives are basically a necessity for school. Most flash drives look ordinary, but this one is shaped like Darth Vader, which makes it a great gift for any Stars Wars lover.
This Star Wars Darth Vader flash drive makes a cool and unique gift for fans. It’s much cooler than just an ordinary flash drive. It’s preloaded with bonus Star Wars-themed content. This 16 GB drive is perfect for storing any files you want to backup or transfer to another computer.
A portable external hard drive is great for storing all your teens’ files, photos, music, videos and more. In addition, he can backup his computer with this easy to use device. It can also be used as an external drive for saving PS4 and Xbox One games on it. Data transfer is very fast with USB 3.0 support. The hard drive is PC and Mac compatible. The best part? It’s so compact – about the size of a passport – that you can easily travel with it.
Looking to upgrade your PC’s hard drive to an SSD? Samsung’s 860 EVO 500GB SSD Drive gives you the speed and reliability you expect. This is especially important when working with 4K video. This internal drive fits most mainstream laptops and PCs. Available capacities vary from 500GB to 4TB, depending on your needs.
These days teenage boys love instant gratification, so this retro-inspired camera from FujiFilm is all the rage these days. It comes in a variety of colors. Just like the old-school Polaroids of yesterday, it gives you instant snaps that you can share with your friends. One touch selfies make selfies easier than ever. Auto exposure means you get brighter backgrounds than before. Who needs Instagram?
The Polaroid family expands with the Polaroid Go, the world’s smallest insta-cam. Isn’t it the cutest lil’ thing ever? It’s wearable, portable, and perfect for those Instagrammable moments. It works best for close-up portraits and selfies. Teens will love the built-in selfie camera and selfie timer. Capture your world and memories on the go!
Who needs an instant camera? With a rechargeable battery, this portable Smartphone photo printer from Fuji essentially turns your phone into an instant camera. It allows you to wirelessly print off the photos on your phone. The best part? You won’t waste any film on photos that didn’t come out good.
He can turn his phone into an instant camera with this small and portable wireless photo printer from HP that prints 2 X 3 inch pictures. When you buy the photo paper it is specially coated so you don’t need to buy ink to print out your photos.
Does your teenage boy love documenting all his adventures on social media? With stunning 5K video (30 FPS) or 4K (60 FPS) and a built-in LCD screen, the GoPro HERO9 v2 is probably the action camera your teenage adventurer is dreaming of. With a waterproof design to 33-ft, it’s perfect for going on epic adventures, jumping in the ocean, or hopping in the pool. The HERO9 delivers the smoothest video ever — supporting 1080p live-streaming video, advanced video stabilization, time lapse, and 8x slo-mo. The detachable lens means you can switch among other lenses. Battery performance has improved by 30 percent compared to the HERO8, so you can shoot longer than ever.
Vlogging just got easier. If he’s into vlogging, he’s going to love this pocket-sized camera from DJI. It features a mechanical stabilizer that allows you to capture buttery smooth footage at 4K 60fps as you are moving. With a built-in 3-axis camera stabilizer, the pocket-sized DJI Pocket 2 delivers movie-quality camera movement for cinematic results. Want a bigger screen? You can even attach it to your phone. This second iteration offers improved audio recording and the excellent 4K image quality we’ve come to expect from DJI. Now it also offers integrated panning without the need for a separate accessory. Record up to 140 minutes on a full charge. The coolest part? It has built-in face tracking that allows you to film yourself perfectly in frame whether you’re walking or running. Our favorite part? All of this technology conveniently fits in your pocket. Making movie magic from a compact-sized video recorder in the palm of your hands is now a reality!
DJI’s Action 2 delivers industry-leading performance with 4K/120 FPS video and ultra-wide 155-degree FOV. Capture more of your surroundings with smooth, detailed footage. It’s dropproof, dustproof, and waterproof up to 10 meters. Thanks to its upgraded stabilization, your footage looks great even with shake and rotation. DJI’s most powerful action cam is durable for just about any adventure. Creative features include slow-motion and timelapse. It offers about 70 minutes of battery life and 160 minutes when connected to the Front Touchscreen Module. The Power Combo version features added battery life, wearable recording, dual touchscreens, and expandability.
This selfie ring light allows you to create the perfect selfies. It’s a great phone accessory for teen boys and girls. What teen doesn’t love taking selfies? The best part is that this accessory is easy to use. You’ll be surprised at how much better your selfies turn out. A must-have accesory for any teen.
Does he love taking selfies in front of everything? Then he needs this selfie stick to capture himself in all of his glory. It’s got a telescoping handle that extends to 40-inches, which allows you to capture yourself or a group of friends. With built-in wireless, it couldn’t be easier to shoot photos. Best of all, it’s compatible with most phones on the market.
This iPhone OtterBox Defender Series case gives you maximum protection for your delicate, pricey smartphone in a nice stylish, rugged design. Other styles and colors are also available.
These days everybody seems to have the same phone case. What if you could make yours one-of-a-kind? Imagine you could create your own phone case! You can upload a custom image for the back of your phone. The best part? Every time he pulls out his phone, he will think of you.
Protect your new iPhone 13 with this Apple Silicon Case designed for your phone. It offers a snug fit while allowing for full accessibility to the phone’s buttons and camera. The best part? It combines a great feel and protection without adding the bulk of other cases.
Nobody wants to carry around a bulky wallet and phone in their pocket. Not only does this case protect your phone, it’s a slim wallet that has room for your essentials. It’s got a slot on the back that can hold up to 3 credit cards plus cash. The best part? You no longer have to carry a wallet and phone. It’s available in 4 different colors, it can be customized, and it’s available for different phones including the latest iPhones.
While a bit on the pricier side, this battery case from Apple adds additional battery life. It charges wirelessly while on your iPhone 12/13. A major plus is you can see the battery life on your iPhone. It’s especially useful on long car trips or when he’s at a sporting event or concert and can’t charge his phone. It can be charged directly via your lightning cable or while plugging your charger to your phone. The best part? He won’t be able to say that his phone’s battery ran out when he’s late for dinner.
The best way to workout with your phone and listen to your music is with Tuneband. It securely fastens your iPhone to your arm while at the same time giving you direct access to all the buttons on the phone. No matter how intense your workout, it’s designed so it won’t slide down your arm. It also works on Galaxy phones.
If you’re looking for rugged and durable protection for your 12.9-inch iPad Pro (4th Gen), the OtterBox Defender Case is one of the best choices. Just like the iPhone case, it delivers maximum protection while allowing you to easily access all the ports and buttons. It doesn’t hurt that it looks pretty stylish, too. In addition to screen protection, it also protects against shocks and impacts.
Now this is a cool wallet. No, it’s a cool phone case. The Dreem iPhone Case is both products in one so you just have to carry one item in your pocket. Made of premium vegan leather, the case includes a kickstand for watching movies and hands-free calling. The detachable inner phone holder actually attaches to the wallet using a powerful magnet. For 16 year old boys, it’s both a dream wallet and case.
Inspired by Nintendo’s popular Game Boy from the 90s, the Gameboy Case for iPhone is not only a case for your iPhone, but it also lets you enjoy 36 classic games. It’s compatible with several iPhone generations. Play classics like Super Mario Bros., Tetris, Donkey Kong, Super Contra, Pac-Man, Mario Bros, and more on the flip side of the case with a full color display with built-in speaker! These classics really make time fly by, and the case is shockproof and dust-proof.
The newest iPhones now support wireless charging so you don’t have to plug in your phone to charge them anymore. This Qi-certified wireless charger from Anker allows your phone to charge when it is placed in the stand so you can still use your phone while it is charging. The best part? Your phone can charge in the horizontal or vertical position so you can even binge watch Netflix while your phone is charging.
Got too many devices to charge at once? Quickly charge your iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods simultaneously with this 3-in-1 Wireless Charging Station. It offers protection against overcharge and overcurrent. Full charging takes approximately 2-3 hours. Say goodbye to messy cables! Bottom line, it’s a fast and reliable charger for your Apple devices.
Does he always have trouble getting up in the morning? Help him out with this alarm clock that not only is loud and obnoxious, but also has pulsating lights and shakes. If this alarm doesn’t wake him up in the morning, nothing else will. He’ll probably force himself to wake up before this alarm goes off.
A lot of electronics use different types of memory cards. In order for you to load the data onto your computer, you need the appropriate card reader. Shaped like a thumb drive, this super portable card reader from Anker can read SD and SD micro cards. The best part? It’s a great card reader that fits in your pocket.
Sometimes when I’m far away, I can’t use my phone because the charger is too short. I have to always twist my head in the most awkward position just to use my phone. I would love a long charging cord so I don’t have to worry how far away the outlet is. At 6-feet long, this one fits the bill.
Does your tablet or smartphone have those icky fingerprints all over the screen? Yuck! The iRoller Screen Cleaner makes cleaning your gadgets simpler than ever. Simply roll the iRoller on the screen’s surface and it works its magic without any liquids. The best part? It’s reusable and saves money compared to other accessories. Its compact design means you can easily store it in a pocket or bag so you can keep it clean anytime.
Smart home lighting is here. With this smartbulb, you can control the lighting in your room whether you are having a party, watching a movie, or want a romantic setting. Using the your phone or Alexa, you can connect to the bulb to change its color to millions of possibilities.
Say goodbye to long distance relationships with this unique lamp. When you touch one lamp, the other one lights up. The coolest part? Because the lamps work over Wi-Fi, the lamps can be at opposite ends of the country. It’s a fun and innovative way to send your love from miles away.
PopSockets is a practical gift idea for smartphone and tablet users. It allows users to easily grab or stand up their device for optimal viewing. It works just as intended and they come in a variety of cool designs. Best of all, they are simple to use. Simply pop them on and start using them in either lanscape or portrait mode. Once you have one, you’ll wonder how you ever did without one.
Since the Apple Airtags lack a lanyard hole, you’ll need a loop accessory to attach the tracker to anything. While not the cheapest option, this stylish leather one from Apple fits the bill. Choose from a variety of colors.
Find yourself always losing or misplacing things like your devices? Say goodbye to losing things with Apple’s AirTag. Much like the Tile and slightly larger than a quarter, it lets you keep tabs on your devices. It plays a sound on the built-in speaker, so you can easily locate your lost item. Interestingly, it can connect with nearby iPhones to help you locate an item left in public. Other than devices, it’s also good for keys, bags, and more. While it won’t give you real-time info, it’s a real lifesaving tool if you need to find things in a hurry. Right now it’s compatible with iPhone only, sorry Android users.
If you’ve ever misplaced your keys or wallet, you get the worst panic attack ever. Now you won’t have a heart attack when you lose something. The Tile Mate simply sticks on any item that you always misplace. When you misplace it, you can use an app on your phone to make the Tile emit a loud sound when you’re within range. It works withing a 250-foot range. We love their high level of reliability and functionality. Never misplace your keys, bags, or smartphone again.
Don’t you hate it when you lose your keys, phone, or wallet? Check out Tile Pro. This little Bluetooth tracker allows you to locate anything you lose in seconds via an app. Simply attach Tile Pro to any item that you tend to lose. When you are within 400-feet of the item, the app will beep until you find it. The best part? Now it comes with a replaceable battery.
Waking up in the morning isn’t easy especially if you are getting out of bed before the sun comes out. Sunrise clocks are designed to mimic the sun rising by gradually filling your room with light. When the alarm finally rings, your room is bright, which makes waking up less abrupt. This model is customizable too so you can create the perfect sunrise. The best part? It also includes a FM radio. Mornings just got easier!
For the budding filmmaker or YouTuber, the DJI Osmo Mobile 4 lets you capture buttery smooth video. Pair this affordable, lightweight, 3-axis gimbal with your smartphone and get roughly 15 hours of battery performance. This bundle also includes a sling pouch, grip tripod, and more.
Does he want to be a filmmaker? The quality of video on phones is continually improving. Most phones today can already capture 4K video. The difference between professional quality video and amateur video is how stable the shot is. When you are moving around, it is difficult to hold your phone steady. With the help of this 3-axis stabilizer from Zhiyun, you can capture professional quality video.
If you have dreaming about using your iPhone or tablet anywhere, you have to check out this wearable phone holder. Once you secure around your neck or place it on a flat surface, you can place your device inside. The goose arm allows you to bend and twist it so you can position you device perfectly. Think about the possibilities. We would love to lie in bed watching Netflix all day.
This multi-angle aluminum stand is a great gift idea for your teen boy who loves watching video on their gadgets. It allows you to enjoy your favorite shows and more by setting it at the perfect viewing angle. You can use it either horizontally or vertically. It’s well constructed and very easy to use with multiple viewing angles. The best part? It is compatible with all smartphones, tablets, and e-readers up to 13 inches and it even works with most cases.
Have you ever tried to watch Netflix in bed? Finally there is a tablet stand that is designed to lie in bed with or on the sofa. Designed to fit just about any tablet, it’s got bendy legs on it that allow you to position your tablet just right.
Need a hand? Everybody could use a hand every now and then. Whether you’re cooking, on the phone, want to view your device in bed, or have your hands tied in one way or another, this aluminum gooseneck iPad Holder is a perfect gift to hold up your iPhone 5-7 and iPad Pro, Air, or Mini. You can position the goosearm so that you have the optimal viewing angle and height. It’s well designed and very sturdy to support your device. It’s a great product that we highly recommend.
Want to lie down in bed and watch your iPad? The iProp iPad Bed & Lap Stand enables you to conveniently prop up your iPad so you can enjoy watching your favorite show in bed or on your lap. The best part? It works both in portrait or landscape modes.
Creative professionals like designers will love the DraftTable. It allows you to use your iPad Pro in ways previously unimaginable. Best of all, it feels great at any of the positions and makes it a whole lot easier to work on your iPad. Drawing and creating masterful works of arts has never been easier. Now all you need is an Apple Pencil.
If you want to use your iPad like a PC, this Smart Keyboard will help you be more productive in apps like Word, Pages, Excel and more. The keyboard acts as a cover and keyboard in one. They keyboard has a natural feel with a clicky sound and connects magnetically to the iPad Pro. A different version exists for the 10.5 and 12.9-inch models so you get a perfect fit. This one is compatible with the 11-inch iPad Pro (3rd Gen/2nd Gen) and iPad Air (4th Gen).
Available in two color variations, Apple’s Magic Keyboard is the perfect companion for your 5th, 4th, or 3rd Gen 12.9-inch iPad Pro. It delivers a natural typing experience, trackpad, USB-C charging for your iPad, backlit keys, and front and back protection. Its cantilever design allows for convenient adjustment to the perfect viewing angle. Its trackpad allows for gesture controls. Remote work has never been easier or as much fun.
Looking to add a keyboard and trackpad to an older iPad? The Logitech Combo Touch Keyboard Case is worth considering. It’s compatible with the 7th Gen 10.2″ iPad. It offers a great trackpad and a reliable hinge. Although the case is relatively light, it does add a bit of bulk to the iPad. Typing on the keyboard feels natural but the keys are a bit small. It’s a must-have accessory if you’re trying to use your iPad as a laptop.
The lightweight Logitech Slim Folio Pro for iPad Pro (3rd/2nd/1st Gen) delivers a comfortable typing experience with large, well-spaced backlit keys. The magnetic latch allows you to close the case and protect your iPad while traveling. You can even stow your Apple Pencil with this folio. The best part? With a 3-month recharge cycle, you don’t have to worry about constantly recharging.
Start something magical with the Apple Pencil for your iPad Pro. This is the creative tool you need to bring your creative vision to life. The Apple Pencil delivers the precision you need and responds appropriately when applying pressure to create a variety of artisitic effects.
The Fitbit is the best known fitness tracker to track your physical activity on a daily basis and over time. Now you can wear one on your wrist with this smartwatch. He will want to track all his activity whether he is at the baseball game or with friends. It allows him to track everything from the amount of steps he has taken to how many calories he has burned. Managing your health and fitness couldn’t be any easier.
With streaming movies and TV shows from companies like Netflix and Amazon, we now have access to tons of movies. Watching movies on a laptop screen or smartphone isn’t the best way to watch movies when friends come over. Now you can get that movie theater feel at home with this mini projector from Anker. It projects up to a 100 inch image on the wall or even garage door so family movie nights just got a little more interesting. It works with both iPhone and Android devices.
The Epson VS260 3LCD XGA Projector is an excellent entry-level, budget-friendly option for watching movies at home. It produces accurate color and offers crisp XGA resolution to capture the details. It works best with the latest laptops and media players. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the show. Movie nights will never be the same.
Does he want to create digital art? A Wacom tablet gives artists a physical tool to create digital art. Designed for beginners, the Wacom Intuos is a great entry level drawing tablet. As you move the pen around, it will move the cursor on the screen similar to a mouse. The big difference? You get more pressure sensitivity, which means you can create more intricate art and brush strokes.
If you have got an electrical outlet that is right in the middle of your wall, you can use this outlet shelf to charge your devices. With a weight limit of 10 pounds, the shelf is designed to support everything from an Amazon Echo to an electrical toothbrush to a full size Google Home. You simply replace your outlet cover with the one provided. The coolest part? There’s a hole that allows the power cable to pass through.
Now this is a Smart TV. This inexpensive HDTV has a Roku box built inside it, allowing you not only to watch TV but stream your favorite services on the web like Netflix, Youtube, Hulu, Amazon, and more. Like the Roku box, the simple interface allows you to easily access your content. The best part? It’s dirt cheap.
Honestly, you don’t need a TV larger than 32-inches for the dorm. For the dorm room, this inexpensive 32-inch HDTV with built-in Roku from TCL is perfect. It’s one of the best performing TVs in its class. It delivers an excellent 1080P crisp image with great color and contrast along with a wide viewing angles. With three HDMI ports, it’s perfect as a monitor or even for playing video games. You don’t need to break the bank on a TV for the dorm.
This TCL 50″ 4K TV is one of the cheapest 4K TVs around and it also happens to have one of the best smart TV systems today. Sound too good to be true? It’s super simple to use with all your favorite apps like Netflix, Disney+, and more. It can handle 4K compatible apps. Although it doesn’t deliver the best picture quality in its class, it’s still pretty decent for the price. If you’re content with sacrificing some image quality for a superior smart TV and streaming experience, the 50S435 is worth a serious look.
The LG C1 Series 4K OLED (2021) TV is the TV to beat with class-leading picture quality, tons of features, and slim styling. LG set the bar for OLED quality yet again with the C1. It boasts superior contrast and off-angle image as well as best-in-class gaming features. It supports HDMI 2.1, 4K @ 120 FPS, and variable refresh rate (VRR). For most buyers, with an affordable price, brilliant picture quality, and feature-packed, the C1 is the best OLED option on the market.
For serious cinephiles and gamers, the LG 55″ OLED 4K TV is the cream of the crop for 2020. LG’s ultra-thin OLED model delivers a class-leading OLED display with the purest colors and pristine blacks. In other words, the image looks stunning like eye candy. Built for gaming, it also features HDR, Dolby Vision, HDMI 2.1, and high refresh rates for smooth gaming on next-gen consoles like the PS5 and Xbox Series X. Experience your next-gen games and movies the way they were intended to be experienced — at their best — without breaking the bank.
LG’s G1 Series OLED TVs are among the best gaming TVs for your PS5 and Xbox Series X consoles. It’s brighter, punchier, and better than ever. In fact, it’s LG’s brightest OLED TV ever. Experience brighter HDR highlights with prisitine blacks in your favorite movies, TV shows, and games. The new Game Optimizer dashboard lets you quickly access VRR settings and you can even choose among various game genres for the optimal picture image for your games.
The Sony X950H 55″ OLED 4K Ultra HDTV is a high-end smart TV that’s affordably priced. It delivers great picture quality with peak brightness and HDR that’s perfect for gaming and movies. Sony’s X1 Ultimate processor delivers snappy performance, amazing image quality, and improved motion than competing sets. it also offers superior upscaling, smooth gradation, and better local dimming. All that means is you get clearer and more true-to-life imagery that ‘pops’ off the screen. A few shortcomings include a lack of HDMI 2.1, 120 Hz, Variable Refresh Rate, and Auto Low Latency Mode. For this price point, you get incredible image quality and excellent HDR and processing. Balancing price and performance and one of the best TVs right now, it delivers the best bang for the buck.
Elevate your audio experience with this entry-level VIZIO 5.1 Channel Sound Bar. This system is super easy to install and it offers best-in-class audio performance for those on a budget. Sound is crisp and clear without distortion. Bass and Atmos are notably lacking, but it’s great sound for the price. What’s cool? You can wirelessly stream audio from your phone to these speakers if you wish in addition to connecting to your home theater. With Dolby Audio 5.1 support, you’ll be immersed in rich room-filling audio that delivers a satisfying acoustic experience, perfect for your home theater, PlayStation 5, and/or Xbox Series X console. It’s a surprisingly good Dolby system without breaking the bank.
The Bose Solo 5 soundbar is an excellent upgrade to your TV’s sound. Everything from the dialogue to the sound effects and music will sound so much clearer with good balance. You’ll be impressed by how much better the sound is that comes out of here. You can even stream music from Bluetooth enabled devices for a pleasing experience. Watching movies will never be the same!
The Sonos Beam (Gen 2) proves that not all Atmos bars are created equal. It doesn’t feature upward firing speakers like the Sonos Arc. Instead it offers Atmos in a virtual sense, creating the perception of a taller, wider soundstage. It’s an affordable solution for upping your home theater game with immersive sound.
So you’ve upgraded your TV to 4K, what about your Blu-ray player? The Sony UBP-X700 is an excellent 4K Ultra HD Blu-Ray player with HDR support for a wide array of colors for life-like imagery and fast disc loading. It does a better job of upscaling SD/HD content to 4K than most other players. This player also features Dolby Atmos and DTS technologies for a high-fidelity audio experience. You’ll be very impressed with the experience delivered.
When you’re going on a long road trip, a portable Blu-Ray/DVD player is fantastic for entertaining friends and family. This 12-inch portable Blu-Ray player is perfect for on-the-go entertainment. It has excellent full 1080P HD picture quality and decent sound quality. It even comes with a remote for operating from a distance. Blu-Ray battery life comes in around 3 hours, which is perfect for a movie or two.
Just about every teenager needs a laptop to complete all his school work. If he doesn’t have one already, a laptop case is essential for protecting against accidents. While there is nothing fancy about this laptop bag, it is offered in just about every size from 7 inches to 17 inches. It’s got plenty of additional storage and pockets for storing accessories such as a mouse and cables.
Most of us use a laptop. The trouble is that laptops are hard to work on. Not only does this laptop stand make your desk look neater, it elevates your laptop to eye level. This makes it easier on your neck and back, easier to type on, and helps keep your laptop ventilated. It fits laptops from 10 to 17 inches. The base of the stand swivels and there are anti slip pads that keep the stand from sliding.
This quality Lap Desk from Sofia + Sam supports laptops 13-15″ as well as tablets and smartphones. It’s like your own personal workstation on your lap. It offers memory foam and a wrist rest for added comfort. What’s cool? You can even use it while in bed and it works with a 15″ Mac. The included USB light and sliding mouse table are great features. It’s one of the most comfortable lap desks.
While you can’t install software on it, this inexpensive Chromebook is perfect for every day computing like surfing the web, checking email, and social networking. It delivers up to 15 hours of battery life on a full charge. It’s a great, budget-friendly Chromebook that delivers good bang for the buck.
The Pixelbook Go M3 is the newest premium Chromebook with great build quality. It’s really thin and it’s speedy 8th Gen Intel processor lets you complete every day tasks. It’s got a 13.3-inch screen and weighs under 2 pounds, making it perfect for your mobile lifestyle. It’s a great alternative to the MacBook Air. It’s more powerful than your traditional Chromebook. Now it can run Word and it also can run Android apps from the Google Play store. Basically, it’s the Android laptop people have been attempting to make. Battery life is excellent at up to 12 hours. Hands-down, it’s the best Chromebook out there.
The Surface Go 3 is the perfect companion for students who want the portability of a tablet and the versatility of a laptop. It’s an alternative to the iPad or iPad Air, but it still lacks solid apps for taking advantage of the touch and Pen capabilites. It’s a 10.5-inch touchscreen device designed for the mainstream audience with a bigger screen and improved resolution. It’s perfect for every day tasks — web surfing, email, social networking, homework and more. It supports a Pen accessory (sold separately) as you would expect. It sports a faster Intel Pentium Gold /Intel Core i3 processor, 4/8GB RAM, and up to 11 hours of battery life. The dual-core Intel Core i3 coupled with 8GB of RAM delivers superior performance, but just don’t expect it to handle too many apps at once or any intense apps. Pair it with a Type Cover for a full mobile computing experience.
Microsoft’s next iteration in the Surface Pro line has been redesigned from the ground up. With a Intel Evo Platform Core i5 processor, it’s now faster than ever and delivers laptop-grade performance. It delivers the power of a laptop with the flexibility of a tablet. Battery life can vary up to 16 hours, depending on your activity. It’s one of the most versatile laptops on the market with uncompromised mobility, weighing in at 2 pounds. Unlike the iPad, it’s a full-fledged laptop and tablet in one with full Windows 11 Home OS. The build quality is solid and the 13-inch touchscreen display looks stunning. The optional Type Cover keyboard is a must if you’re using it as a laptop replacement. It’s still the best detachable keyboard on the market. Thanks to its full Windows 11 OS, it’s still a better laptop alternative than the iPad Pro. It’s a great tech gift for your teenage son.
The Surface Pro Signature Keyboard is a must-have accessory for any Surface tablet. It’s still the best detachable keyboard on the market with an integrated touchpad and fingerprint reader. The best part? Since it’s a full-size mechanical keyboard, it feels comfortable to type on. The only problem is the flexible bottom, making it difficult to type on your lap. It’s compatible with Surface Pro X and Surface Pro 8.
Presently, the best Android tablet on the market is the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7. The S7 features faster online speeds, a faster processor, and a larger screen to better compete with the iPad Pro. This beauty has to be seen to be believed. About the size of a standard magazine, it’s even thinner than the iPad. The Galaxy Tab features a beautiful 11-inch screen and 5G for ultra fast connectivity. In terms of specs, the Galaxy Tab S7 competes head-to-head against the iPad Pro while delivering outstanding value. With up to 9 hours of battery life, you benefit from all-day fun. If you’re on a budget or prefer Android, it’s a great alternative to the iPad Pro with an S Pen included.
The Surface Laptop 4 feels like a premium laptop with a top-notch keyboard and trackpad. It weighs in at only 2.79 pounds. Now it offers the best all-day battery life ever. With the Ryzen 5, it’s more than twice as fast as the Surface Laptop 2. It packs enough punch to make not doing too much feel snappy. Don’t expect to play demanding games or edit epic videos with the integrated graphics. It’s well-suited for surfing the web, creating Office docs, and light multitasking. Make sure you have enough storage and RAM, as it’s difficult to upgrade later. The 13.5-inch display is a strong point of the Surface lineup. There’s also a 15″ version. The touch capabilities are excellent, but the lack of Thunderbold support is a bummer. Microsoft offers USB-C and USB-A connections for more ways to connect. The keyboard and touchpad feel amazing. Various configurations are available to meet your specific needs. Although it’s not perfect, it’s an excellent traditional Windows 10 laptop.
Packed with an 11th-gen Core i5/i7, 16/32GB RAM, 256GB-2TB SSD, and Windows 11, the Surface Laptop Studio is the most powerful Surface Laptop. We love how it seamlessly converts from a laptop to an entertainment stage and creative canvas — offering the flexibility to adapt to your needs. It offers support for Surface Slim Pen 2. It has a beautiful 14.4-inch touchscreen display with realistic colors and immersive Dolby Atmos sound. One shortcoming is the rather weak graphics card. It’s not designed as a gaming powerhouse, but it runs many of today’s games. Not only is it the most powerful Surface Laptop, but also it’s the most versatile yet. You can find more powerful machines for less.
The Surface Book 3 is a serious competitor to the MacBook Pro. The smooth metal case makes a return and it’s as sturdy as ever. You can use it in laptop mode, tablet mode, or flip it around to use it as a display stand for watching movies. With a 10th Gen quad-core Intel processor and the NVIDIA GTX GeForce GPU, it’s 50% faster than its predecessor and it delivers 40% improved graphics performance compared to the Surface Book 2, but it’s underpowered compared to the latest MacBook Pro. There’s even an option for NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000 graphics, equivalent to a GeForce RTX 2070, for graphics pros who need a system for video editing and intensive 3D applications. Battery life comes in at up to a hefty 15.5 plus hours for all-day computing. Other upgrades includes Wi-Fi 6 and 10Gbps USB-C. It’s exactly what you’d expect from a high-end laptop. It’s sturdy, powerful, and its unique hinge doesn’t have any compromises. While there are cheaper Windows laptops on the market with similar specs, it stands apart by combining some of the best hardware around with the flexibility of a convertible laptop. It’s the closest Windows PC users come to taking on the MacBook Pro both in style and substance.
We take it for granted but the MacBook Air is one of the most reliable lightweight computers. It’s so thin and light and weighs next to nothing at just under 3 pounds. Its battery life is wonderful delivering up to 13 hours on a full charge. The best part? It features a 13.3-inch Retina display, Touch ID, and USB-C ports plus it packs great power with an Apple M1 8-core processor, 8GB RAM, and 256/512GB SSD storage for every day computing. The magic keyboard delivers comfort and responsiveness. Its stereo speakers sound great. The 2020 MacBook Air delivers faster performance, faster graphics, and all-day battery life, making it perfect for your mobile lifestyle. Undoubtedly, it’s better than the last gen model and the original MacBook Air.
Give your gadget-loving teen the new MacBook Pro with up to 17 hours of battery performance for all-day fun. It features a gorgeous 14-inch Retina display, all-new Apple M1 Pro 8-core processor, faster graphics performance, and 3 Thunderbolt 4 ports. It can handle everyday tasks as well as creative work like video editing. What we love most is that it works seamlessly with Apple devices and it feels like a premium product. It’s fast and the added screen space makes a difference. Although it’s expensive for the specs, it still delivers the exceptional quality, performance, reliability, and design you expect from a Macbook Pro.
The Dell XPS 13 (2021) is an ultra-portable laptop that bests the MacBook Air. With a thin and light package, it delivers a larger 13.4-inch near edge-to-edge display with 4K, an OLED display option, a smaller body, a revamped keyboard with better key layout, and an impressive 13-hour battery life, blowing away even the MacBook Air. Packed with a 10 Gen-i7 processor, 32GB RAM, and a 1,000GB SSD, it’s perfect for every day computing from web surfing to video conferencing to music streaming and more. Durably constructed, this is a real workhorse that feels amazing and it’s super fast. Not only does it work as promised, it also functions well as a tablet. It takes a near-perfect laptop and makes it even better.
The Envy x360 15 is an attractive convertible laptop with a 15-inch display. It rocks a powerful Ryzen 7 CPU, 8GB DDR4 RAM, and 512GB SSD. Unfortunately, there’s no discrete graphics here. It offers plenty of connectivity ports, including USB-A 3.2 Gen 1 and an SD card reader. It’s bulkier and heavier than convertible laptops with 13/14-inch displays — weighing in at 4.11 pounds. It’s the perfect convertible for student needs — capable of handling everyday tasks, social media, email, and even light gaming. Battery perfomance comes in at up to 10 hours.
The Lenovo Yoga C740 is a sleek, lightweight 2-in-1 laptop. It packs an Intel i5, fingerprint reader, and an SSD. The keyboard feels natural and the trackpad is seemless. Overall, it’s a solid laptop with premium features perfect for documents, videos, video conferencing and more. Although the Dolby Atmos speakers sound amazing, it’s a bummer that they’re positioned on the bottom.
Looking for a compact, space-saving desktop computer? The Apple Mac Mini is worth considering. The latest model features an 8th-Gen 4-core Intel Core i3 processor with 8GB of memory plus 256/512GB SSD storage and several connectivity ports, including 4 Thunderbolt 3 ports, HDMI, and 2 USB 3.0 ports. You can also upgrade the processor to a 6-core i5. With faster performance, get more done quicker than ever and the compact design is a real space saver. Don’t let its small size fool you. This little guy packs some good power to get a variety of tasks done. It’s a great upgrade from past Minis in speed, ports, and storage.
The new iPad mini (6th Gen) is a great alternative to the iPad. It’s like an iPad Air mini sharing many features — including slimmer bezels, USB-C port, Touch ID power button, 12MP rear wide camera, and Apple Pencil (2nd Gen) compatibility. First off, with similar features, it will save you some money. It packs a smaller 8.3-inch Retina display, is lighter, features an upgraded front camera with Center Stage support, and packs great power and performance with a speedy A15 chip. With its amazing 10 hours of battery life, most can use it several days before recharging. Kids will love the more compact size, as it better fits in smaller hands and is lightweight, making it the perfect travel companion. It even sports a headphone jack and supports the Pencil (2nd Gen) for artists. The best part? It offers a robust library of free/paid apps and games to entertain kids. Delivering great bang for your buck, it elegantly combines compactness, performance, and portability. Available in 4 color variations, choose from 64/256GB of storage.
Apple’s iPad is still the king of the tablet market. The latest iPad boasts a gorgeous 10.2-inch Retina display, a faster chip, double the storage, a revamped front-facing camera, and it supports Apple Pencil (1st Gen) and Apple’s Smart Keyboard (not the Magic Keyboard). It offers stereo sound with 2 speakers, an 8MP rear camera, and a new revamped 12MP HD front-facing camera for selfies and FaceTime. Storage capacity has doubled compared to prior generations from 32 to 64GB — for more photos, movies, apps, and games. Perfect for learning and entertainment, it’s the most affordable iPad with 10 hours of battery life. With small but welcome upgrades, it’s delivers a great tablet with a vibrant screen, smooth performance, and good battery life at a reasonable price.
The iPad Air fills the gap in Apple’s lineup between the iPad and iPad Pro. The iPad Air features an outstanding display, strong battery life, and it’s very responsive. Unlike the iPad Pro, it only has 2 speakers and doesn’t feature Face ID. Compared to the base iPad model, it features a bigger and better screen, additional storage, and it even supports Apple’s Smart Keyboard and the first-gen Apple Pencil. Overall, it’s one of the best iPads you can get without breaking the bank.
The iPad Pro (2021) is the tablet that your teen really wants. It’s still the king of the tablet market. For tablet fans, it’s a dream come true. Available in 11- or 12.9-inches with Liquid Retina (XDR) and 4 acoustic speakers, the iPad has never looked and sounded better. XDR delivers impressive image brightness for content that pops. Its ProMotion tech and 120Hz variable refresh rate mean motion looks silky smooth. Apple’s new M1 chip is the latest and greatest for optimal reponsiveness and performance. Get creative with the 2nd-gen Apple Pencil and enhance your productivity with the Magic Folio Keyboard — both sold separately. Enjoy up to 10-hours of battery performance with your choice of 8/16GB of RAM and 128GB-2TB of storage. 5G connectivity is an option. Delivering breakthrough M1 performance, a breathtaking XDR display, and blazing-fast 5G wireless, it’s the ultimate iPad experience.
The iPhone has transformed the way we communicate and stay connected. There’s a reason that everybody loves the iPhone and why every teen wants an iPhone. Packed with new features like a gorgeous 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR display, the fastest smartphone chip ever, 4G LTE speed, the most advanced dual-camera system, and all-day battery life, the iPhone 13 is the world’s most advanced smartphone. It’s thinner, smaller, and lighter than ever, and its ceramic shield delivers better drop performance. With a completely new design available in fresh colors, this is the most elegant-looking phone that Apple has ever produced. Also look for a cheaper Mini model with the Pro Max model delivering the best iPhone battery life ever.
The minute you see the Samsung Galaxy S21, you’re going to want it. With a gorgeous 6.2-inch Infinity-O Display, fast processor, 5G and amazing 12MP camera with 30x Space Zoom, this is one beautiful and powerful phone. Aside from its stunning and sleek design, it’s packed with some cool features that are super useful like the ability to shoot 8K video, fast wireless charging, and a long lasting battery for all-day fun. The best part? Since it’s unlocked, you get the choice of carrier and the plan that’s right for you. Don’t forget to pickup a charger, as it’s not included. It’s the best Android phone yet.
The ASUS ROG Phone 5 Ultimate is a love letter to its most hardcore fans. This limited-edition is technically superior to the base model and the definitive smartphone gaming machine. It boasts a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor, 512GB of storage, and a massive 18GB RAM, making it the most powerful smartphone on the planet. It has a massive 6.7″ AMOLED screen with a 144Hz refresh rate and QHD+ resolution. The reverse side features a monochrome display reminiscent of a Game Boy. It also features 18 configurable onboard buttons and includes the AeroActive Cooler fan. It’s the ultimate in fan service for fans of ASUS’ gaming phones.
Apple TV is a popular Christmas gift idea for teen boys who love consuming video content and more. It boasts a powerful A12 processor for advanced video capabilities. It supports 4K UHD streaming at up to 2160p/60FPS, Dolby Vision, HDR10, and HDMI 2.1, enabling smooth video with vibrant colors that pop. The new Apple TV 4K eliminates the much-hated Siri remote, overhauling it with a new one. With the removal of the accelerometer and gyroscope sensor, it won’t work with certain games. However, it’s compatible with a PlayStation, Xbox or MiFi Controller or the first-gen Apple TV Remote. What’s cool? Now you can calibrate your Apple TV with your iPhone 12 for pro-level color-balancing. From movies to TV shows and games, there’s so much amazing content that teens won’t be able to wait to dive into on the App Store. Choose from 32GB or 64GB varieties. If you own a 4K TV, the 4K version is worth the upgrade.
The NVIDIA Shield Android TV is rated the best TV box of all-time. It’s the only box that gives you all the popular streaming services in 4K, including Netflix, Amazon Prime, and YouTube. Now it delivers crisper video quality with next-gen AI upscaling. It also features a built-in 4K Google Chromecast. Unlike Apple TV, they totally got the remote control right. Now it also supports Dolby Vision. If you’re looking for 4K HDR, advanced gaming, advanced audio/video support, including media center capabilities and a whole lot more, then this is really the TV box worth considering. Overall, thanks to its fast performance, functional remote, and Dolby Vision support, it delivers a better experience.
So you were lucky enough to get a brand new Apple Watch. This compact stand is one of the highest rated by owners. It’s perfect for docking your Apple Watch after a long day. While it’s docked it charges your Apple Watch and displays the time. Choose from a variety of different colors.
Add another layer of functionality to your Apple Watch while it’s on the nightstand. Transform it into an alarm clock with the NightWatch Magnifying Apple Watch Clock Dock. It’s curved design magnifies the watch’s face and displays it like a bedside clock. Wake the clock with a simple touch and the dock amplifies alarms. Best of all, it works with all Apple Watches.
The iPod touch features a 4-inch Retina display with 32GB of storage. It’s the perfect MP3 player for those who want to take their music on the go. You can save tons of music onto the flash memory for your listening pleasure. The touch also takes photos and makes video calls plus you can download apps can games for additional functionality. It’s the ultimate portable jukebox and more.
Does he want to be the next big vlogger? If you ask any vlogger, what camera they are using, he will probably say the Canon G7X. This small and unobtrusive camera gets its reputation because not only can it be carried around easily, but it also has a large sensor that allows it to take fantastic video. The coolest part? It has a flip out screen that allows you to easily frame what you are seeing. The built-in stabilization allows you to take steady shots as you are moving around. It even can take vertical shots and doubles as high-quality webcam. All this tech comes at a hefty cost, so it’s a dream gift for all of us.
Now that you’re in college, you’ll need a reliable printer to print term papers and other assignments. The HP LaserJet Pro M15w allows you to conveniently print wirelessly from your laptop or desktop. It’s fast and delivers clean, crisp monochrome output. Best of all, you’ll save a ton versus paying for ink cartridges.
Apple fans love their Magic Mouse! It’s the mouse they’ve been dreaming of. It tracks well even on small surfaces and recharges. The best part? It’s easy to use and holds its charge for weeks at a time. Plus, it supports multi-touch gestures. While pricey, you get the quality you expect from Apple. Great gift idea for Mac users.
Tired of wasting paper? The Rocketbook Everlast Smart Notbook offers a reuseable solution. Its 36 pages can be wiped clean if using the special included pen. What’s cool? Scan and send your notes to Google Drive, iCloud, email, and more to access them from your PC. Then erase with a moist cloth and start over endlessly. Discover the notebook from the future!
If you’re getting a new PC, don’t forget your Office Home & Student 2021 productivity suite because most of the time it is not included with your PC. You get a complete 1-user license for a single device — either Mac or PC, and it includes classic Office apps: Word, Excel, and Powerpoint. This is essential software you’ll need in your college courses. The best part? Unlike Office 365, there’s no subscription fee to pay every year, so you own this for life — meaning it’s the best value if you only need it for one PC.
Want to learn a new language? Rosetta Stone offers a proven system to help you learn many different languages like Spanish, French, English and more. Instead of memorizing words like in school, you’ll be fully immersed by seeing, hearing, speaking, reading, and writing the language. What’s great is it works across your devices from mobile to PC and Mac. It’s an excellent and convenient tool that really helps you learn the language and gets you speaking confidently. The best part? Now with Rosetta Stone: Unlimited Languages, you access more than 24 different languages for life without any additional subscription fees. Now that’s what I call VALUE!
What do you get if you cross Rubik’s Cube with gaming? You get the WowCube, a cube-shaped device designed by a father and son. It features four color IPS screens on each side for a total of 24 screens, 8 microprocessors and an accelerometer. Like the Rubik’s Cube it can be rotated along multiple axes, altering how the screens align with one another. The WowCube lets you play a variety of games by simply twisting and shaking the device. Games range from word games and puzzles to mazes and arcade-style games. Additionally, it can display the time, date, and weather.