Everyone loves a good tech gift, especially techies, so why not engage in gift-giving this Christmas season?
The end of the year is not just a time to relax and catch up with friends, family, and loved ones. It is also a time to appreciate the people around us with unique gifts for their support and help throughout the year.
However, selecting the right gift can be daunting, but if you are looking for a gift for a techy friend, relative, or loved one, we have curated 5 tech gifts out there that are suitable choices.
These tech gifts have been specifically selected based on affordability, compatibility with other devices, significance to lifestyle, and relevance to favoured interests and hobbies. It is essential to consider all these factors before selecting the perfect gift for that unique individual.
VR Headset with Controller
This can never be an outdated gift, especially as the idea of the metaverse world is gaining even more traction and emerging technologies like AR/VR are becoming a global topic in the technology world.
This is the perfect tech gift for that creative person who has created for themselves an imaginative world. Apart from being a gift, it is also a gateway to more creative ideas. Technically, you are fuelling this individual’s dreams and creative imagination with this cool tech gadget.
Although getting the best VR headsets might be a little challenging, trust me, there is something for everyone’s pocket. The good thing is that these headsets are widely compatible with smartphones and mobile devices.
For the price, because there are different brands of VR headsets in the market, the price ranges from ₦20,000 to $1,990. Make your choice.
Mini wireless keyboard
Imagine operating our laptops, Smart TVs, PS consoles, and smartphones with one device. How do you think that sounds for a techy person?
The mini wireless keyboard is another tech gift to consider this Christmas. It has a 2.4GHz Mini Wireless QWERTY keyboard, TouchPad combo, LED backlighting, and a USB interface adapter, making it a 3-in-1 multifunction device.
Using a tiny receiver, the keyboard can be connected to gadgets with a regular USB chip. Also, it can replace the remote. It has an operating range of up to 10 meters, is rechargeable, and features an auto-sleep feature.
This gadget is available on Jumia and ranges between ₦6,000- ₦17,000.
Apple AirTag and Tile trackers
While the AirTag uses Apple’s Find My Network and supports just iPhones and iPads, the Tile gadgets operate with iOS and Android and come in a wide range of sizes.
These tracking devices also have loudspeakers to help detect missing items quickly and can be put in your wallets, phones, remote TV, etc. A great tech gift idea, right?
The AirTag cost about ₦20,000- ₦35,000, while a pack of 4 costs ₦90,000-₦120,000. For the tile Trackers, you can get them on Amazon for $17.99 to $74.99.
Multi-device charging station
One of the ideal tech gifts this holiday season is an all-in-one charging station dock, which is a chic and portable buddy for your several devices.
When getting this gift, it is vital to understand which one is compatible with the recipient’s electronic devices, as well as how many of them they own. All of this information is essential, especially in light of the availability of 2-in-1, 3-in-1, and 4-in-1 charging stations in the market.
Also, you can choose to purchase a wired charging station that plugs into a wall outlet for power supply depending on the personality of the individual. This kind typically features many USB ports with separators for each device. On Jumia, this device costs over ₦50,000 to ₦100,000.
Another choice is the wireless charging station, which just requires a connection to the wall outlet for power transmission as devices are simply placed on the station to charge. The wireless charger price on Jumia ranges from around ₦12,000 to ₦50,000
All work and no play make Jack a dull boy. A good Bluetooth is a must-have tech gadget and a perfect gift idea for this Christmas season. Get a waterproof, dustproof, lightweight, and compact Bluetooth speaker for a music lover.
One of the most popular Bluetooth speakers is the JBL Flip 6, mainly for its powerful and clean sound, allowing listeners to enjoy music without distortion. It can connect to other PartyBoost-compatible JBL speakers to play music over a more expansive space because it is a PartyBoost-compatible speaker.
The speaker’s battery can last up to 12 hours when fully charged, making it a great and durable gift for entertainers and party hosts in your family or friend group. The price ranges from ₦95,000 to ₦125,000 on Jumia.
That’s it for our top 5 best tech gifts you can get your loved ones this Christmas season. Do you have other tech gift ideas? Comment down below.
Enjoy your holidays and have yourself an unforgettable Christmas!
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