I have a techy guy. He likes techy gifts! Ergo, Gift Guide for the Techy Guide!
Christmas is a time to give fun gifts and if you have a techy guy like me, you don’t want to just get him socks and ties. Boring, yo.
So, I’ve put together this gift guide with ideas directly from my techy guy so you can go get some awesome stuff for your techy guy!
Some of these are reeeeeally techy, but this is his real wishlist, y’all! I don’t think you can go wrong with any of these awesome techy items.
Gift Guide for the Techy Guy!
1. All-new Echo
All-new Echo (2nd Gen) has a new speaker, new design, and is available in a range of styles including fabrics and wood veneers. Echo connects to Alexa to play music, make calls, set alarms and timers, ask questions, control smart home devices, and more—instantly.
Just ask for a song, artist, or genre from Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, and more. With multi-room music, you can play music on compatible Echo devices in different rooms. Echo can also play audiobooks, radio stations, news briefs, and more.
Call or message anyone hands-free with your Echo device. Also, instantly connect to other Echo devices in your home using just your voice.
New speaker, now with Dolby processing for crisp vocals and dynamic bass response. Echo can fill the room with 360° omnidirectional audio.
With seven microphones, beamforming technology, and noise cancellation, Echo hears you from any direction—even while music is playing
Just ask Alexa to check your calendar, weather, traffic, and sports scores, manage to-do and shopping lists, control your compatible smart lights, thermostats, garage doors, sprinklers, and more. Alexa is always getting smarter and adding new features and skills. Just ask Alexa to control your TV, request an Uber, order a pizza, and more.
Engineered purely for gaming, the Linksys WRT32X Gaming Router with Killer Prioritization Engine provides a dominating home network. This high-performance gaming router synchronizes with Killer-enabled PCs–from brands such as Alienware, Gigabyte, MSI and Razer–to reduce peak ping times by 77% and deliver smooth, lag-free gaming. You gain an unrivaled advantage over your competition in MOBAs, shooters, and other games where a single millisecond can mean victory or defeat.
The NETGEAR CM700 High Speed Cable Modem provides a connection to high-speed cable Internet with speeds up to 1.4 Gbps. It is CableLabs certified DOCSIS 3.0 that is 32X faster than 2.0 devices. A Gigabit Ethernet port provides faster access and downloads.
The Drobo 5N was designed to deliver the best file sharing experience available. From the moment you open the box, it is perfect for any connected home, home office, or business environment that needs simple, safe storage for sharing and backing up data over the network.
Finally—a desk keyboard for your computer that also works with your tablet and smartphone. This unique keyboard with integrated smartphone/tablet cradle makes it a breeze to switch between typing on three different Bluetooth devices.
Experience hybrid technology that packs advanced drop protection in a single layer. The Ultra Hybrid combines a shock-absorbing flexible bumper with a rigid back to maximize defensive features. The crystal clear back designed to preserve the original look of the phone without yellowing over time. Corners are guarded with Air Cushion Technology that takes all the shock from everyday impacts. Take the Ultra Hybrid to another level by adding personality with personalized items to flaunt with the device.
SoundBuds Digital IE10
The High-Resolution Lightning Earbuds with EQ Technology
From ANKER, the Choice of 20 Million+ Happy Users
Tailor Your Tunes
Seamlessly adjust your audio with 3 EQ modes (Balance, Clear Voice, Super Bass). In-line remote and microphone enable intuitive control—activate Siri, answer calls and more at the press of a button.
Lightning connectivity and an industry leading DAC processor deliver 24-bit 48kHz high-resolution, crystal clear digital sound. Ergonomic design ensures noise isolation, so you can plug-in and get into the groove.
Made For iOS
Officially MFi certified, SoundBuds are ideal for iPhone 7 or any other Lightning enabled device. No adapter, no batteries and no recharging means that you can say goodbye to the headphone jack in style!
Engineered to sweat it out at the gym, or perform perfectly in the rain thanks to IPX5 water resistance. A reinforced, 10,000+ bend tested cable, aluminum finish and travel pouch keep your earphones pristine for longer.
With customizable EarTips and InEar Hooks, SoundBuds deliver ultimate comfort and hold.
The Lyric T5 Thermostat allows you to take comfort knowing your home temperature will always be just how you like it. It’s easy to install and use and conveniently fits in with your lifestyle. You can program it based on your schedule, or let it adapt to your life as plans change with location based temperature control. Connect with the Lyric T5 Wi-Fi Thermostat from anywhere with your smartphone or tablet maximizing comfort when you’re at home and saving you money on your energy bills.
Introducing the Samsung Wireless Charging Pad. With this stylish accessory, you can charge your compatible Galaxy smartphones, and other Qi-compatible devices, without the need to plug your phone directly in to a wall charger or USB port. Simply connect the wireless charging pad to a power source and place your phone onto the charging pad and your phone begins to charge automatically.
Supports wireless charging on Qi compatible smartphones including the Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+, Note 8, Apple iPhone 8, and 8 Plus (US Version)
“I am your father. And a ruthless Sith Lord. And a backup battery charger. But mostly a ruthless Sith Lord.” With 5200mAh of the Force in your hands, you’ll never run out of juice… just don’t get on his Dark Side. Darth Vader MimoPowerBot™ is a portable rechargeable backup battery that powers up smartphones, tablets, and other 5V mobile devices on the go. MimoPowerBot includes a micro USB charging cable with an Apple Lightning adapter and a carrying pouch to stash it all in one place.
So there you have it! 10 great gift ideas for the techy guy in your life.
Which one do you think your guy would want? Let me know down in the comments below!