Someone once asked what the best Christmas gifts for a techie are just to avoid getting presents that may not be useful to them, and that was what prompted us to talk about some of them in this article.
Check them out to make an ideal selection depending on your “preferences,” and pocket.
What Are The Best Christmas Gifts For A Techie In 2023?
Listed below are some ideal gift items for a techie, and I bet they would love them.
1. Venom Go
If you have a techie loved one who is always complaining of any kind of aches or pains, the Venom Go is an ideal gift for such a person as it is capable of carrying out heated massages.
It is sold at Amazon for $129 AT AMAZON while DICK’S SPORTING GOODS sells it at $149.
Balmuda is one of the perfect christmas gifts for a techie, especially a lover of sleek speakers because its sound can take you directly to another world of your own. Its sound compliments its look.
Get it at Amazon for $399.
3. Oura Ring Generation 3
A techie who doubles as a wellness enthusiast will surely appreciate this smart health wearable as it has the ability to track heart rate, sleep cycles, and activity correctly, and it doesn’t stop there, it provides insight and guidance depending on the result obtained from its tracking.
It is sold for $299 at OURARING.COM
4. HTC VIVE
This cool ski-goggle-like Vive Flow is one that every lifestyle enthusiast would love as it is designed for any type of audio-visual escapade at home ranging from mediation to watching shows, and so on.
You can obtain it for $499 at VIVE.COM
Some years back, I got this device as one of the Christmas gifts for a techie who won’t compromise on neatness, and he was totally happy, so if you have such a person, I suggest you do the same.
It is capable of charging a Qi-enabled smartphone, and while at it, the bucket bathes it in UV light thereby terminating any bacterial diseases picked up throughout the day.
Shop at Amazon for $52.
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A beer drinker would surely love this DraftPour Beer Dispenser as a Christmas gift because in their world, beer tastes better on draft.
So, with Fizzics, anyone can serve their preferred brew on tap, tasting its best, at home, right on the kitchen counter.
WALMART sells it for $176.
On a sunny day, this device comes handy as it has both sunglasses that help to block the rays via its polarized shades, and wireless headphones since the frames have little speakers that stream music into your ears, and can’t be detected by anyone close to you.
With $249, you can purchase this at AMAZON while QTV sells it at $249.
8. BREO BOX
No doubt, one of the ideal Christmas gifts for a techie in 2023 is a subscription box filled with cool, life-hacking devices for home, kitchen, and health.
You never can tell what’s inside the box, for instance, that of the last season had a LARQ bottle and Ember smart mug.
Keep your $175 handy to purchase this from BREOBOX.COM
I recommend Aerogarden as having one is an assurance that you will have fresh herbs and vegetables for months because nothing dies in this self-watering, self-lit planter.
It is sold for $140 at AMAZON.
10. AirPods Max
You are sure not to be distracted while wearing this AirPods Max as it has top-of-the-line active noise cancellation.
Thankfully, you don’t need a cord, and have a memory foam cushion as well as an aesthetic design. All of these make it one of the best Christmas gifts for a techie in 2023.
11. Temperature Control Smart Mug
With this Temperature Control Smart Mug, you can swiftly set the degrees to suit your preference, and adjust settings for espresso, tea, and others.
It is capable of keeping it hot up to an hour and a half per charge as well.
Visit Amazon to get this for $120 while SUR LA TABLE charges $130 , and $125 for WALMART
This Dash Cam Mini will alert you on what is happening behind you; who is behind, and what hit you, and thankfully, it can be there unnoticed.
It’s a thoughtful gift to give a techie friend who is always driving on the road, and even the app is easy to understand .
Buy it for $130 at AMAZON, $115 at WALMART or $130 at TRACTOR SUPPLY CO.
Are you confused about a suitable Christmas gift for a techie who is a student and avid note-taker? Worry no more as the Rocketbook smart notebook, available in different colors suits the fit.
They can easily take note, scan them for sharing or cloud storage, and still reuse the pages that are easy to clean after cleaning them through a bundled microfiber cloth.
Purchase it for $21 AT AMAZON
14. HP Portable Photo Printer
If you have techies in your life who love to constantly show their picture to the world, buy them the HP Sprocket Select compact photo printer.
This device has the ability to print 2.3 x 3.4-inch photos on water- and tear-resistant paper, and also, you can edit your photos via Sprocket’s mobile app before printing.
You can get this printer for $72 at AMAZON, HOME DEPOT for $92 while $69 at WALMART.
The iFixit Pro tech toolkit is, no doubt, one of the best Christmas gifts for a techie in 2023.
It features 64 screwdriver bits and custom opening tools as well as any tool one can use to fix even the most challenging tech project.
Furthermore, all the tools in the kit are well organized in a polycarbonate case as it is developed by a team of professionals with years of experience in tearing down and fixing gadgets.
Amazon sells it for $75.
Another high-tech gift you can present to a techie friend during this festive season is a sleek PureVis water bottle by LARQ as it keeps the interior of the bottle as well as the water inside it clean.
Don’t fret as this doesn’t take time. You just have to spare a minute only.
Additionally, the liquid therein can be kept hot or cold for up to 24 hours due to the insulated design in it and once charged, it can last up to a month.
17. Goal Zero
The Goal Zero Nomad 10 solar panel is an excellent tech gift option for outdoorsy personalities. Its onboard USB output allows it to easily charge phones, backup battery packs, and other small gadgets.
The Nomad 10 also has a foldable design, an adjustable kickstand, and a built-in hook for attaching it to a backpack.
AMAZON sells it at $100, $133 at WALMART, and $100 at B&H PHOTO
18. AirPods Pro (2nd Generation)
Apple’s all-new AirPods Pro are a no-brainer tech gift for Apple users. The second generation has a more compact design, better sound with spatial audio compatibility, and up to six hours of battery life.
The buds’ case is compatible with MagSafe chargers.Like all Apple products, the AirPods Pro are backed by an amazing selection of accessories, including protective cases.
Buy it for $240 at AMAZON, $239 at WALMART, and $240 at B&H PHOTO
19. Holy Stone
Do you have a friend who is an aerial photography beginner? If yes, get the Holy Stone HS260 drone capable of capturing Full HD video from a wide range.
This foldable gadget is made up of an incredible set of flight and camera controls, and you can access all of its abilities through a bundled remote control with the help of your smartphone as a viewfinder.
As for the battery life, the HS260 can fly for up to 15 minutes between battery swaps.
It costs $66 at Amazon
Dodow is a metronome-type system that uses timed light to enable users to sleep, and according to the brand’s website, over 500,000 people currently use the device.
If you have $60, you can purchase this at AMAZON while it’s sold for $60 at uncommon goods
21. T01 Tactical EDC Wallet
This is one of Dango’s Products made in the United States of America from machined aluminum and top grain leather.
It features 12 cards, and has a removable multitool featuring a prier, and a phone stand, among others.
Buy it from Amazon at $99.
22. Ekster Aluminum Card Holder
The Ekster aluminum cardholder has a sleek, slim design and many smart features, making it a great tech gift for gearheads. We like its patented mechanism that can eject cards from its aluminum storage pocket just by pressing a button. The slim accessory also has an RFID-blocking layer to safeguard against identity theft.
This wallet has enough space for at least 12 cards, as well as a handy strap for carrying cash and receipts. It’s crafted from space-grade aluminum that’s available in a multitude of colors.
AMAZON sells this at $69
23. Timbuk2 Authority
Every techie needs this backpack by Timbuk2 as it has a soft interior that can accommodate up to a 17-inch laptop.
Additionally, it has numerous pockets and compartments for accessories and daily essentials, and it comes in various colors ranging from black to blue, gray, and a shade of green dubbed Eco Titanium.
Furthermore, it has a lifetime warranty, and it is elegant, long-lasting, functional, and eco-friendly.
Purchase yours at Amazon for $15
25. JIMU ROBOT
Gift your young tech friend this app-controlled STEM learning kit to give them the opportunity to build three various robots, and learn about coding through app-enabled challenges.
Additionally, this dragon-shaped JIMU Robot by UBTECH is made up of over 600 parts, connectors, LED lights, and a touch sensor.
It is sold for $53 at Amazon.
26. Modern USB-C Speaker
Looking for a Christmas gift for a techie? If yes, get the Microsoft Modern USB-C speaker, especially if he or she works remotely, and the good part is that it does an amazing job when it comes to video and voice calls.
Furthermore, it is easy to set up and use, and is compatible with USB-C-equipped PC and Mac computers, has a handy cable management setup, stylish fabric cover, and a storage case with a zipper closure.
Amazon and Walmart sell this device at $65 while TIGERDIRECT.COM sells at $90.
27. Xbox Series S
Thankfully, you can easily purchase the Xbox Series S unlike when it was launched back in 2020.
Each second, this gaming console is capable of delivering high-performance, high-resolution gameplay at up to a brisk 120 frames thereby making it an ideal gift for this holiday season.
The good thing is affordable, and a gaming newbie or a seasoned player switching from an older console will quickly appreciate this gift.
Buy from AMAZON at $280, $549 AT QVC, and $274 from WALMART
28. Collapsible Umbrella
It may interest you to know that the Weatherman collapsible umbrella was designed by weather professionals.
This high-tech gift option is capable of withstanding wind gusts of up to 55 mph without breaking because it has an industrial-grade fiberglass frame and water-repellent fabric with Teflon coating thereby giving a lifetime warranty.
It comes in several colors, so feel free to select the one you want.
Amazon sells it for $59
29. S380 (MagFit) Stand For AirPods Max
This is the ideal gift to hand over to anyone who has the Apple AirPods Max wireless headphones.
This aluminum stand by Spigen is ideally designed to complement the expensive wireless cans as it protects their headband’s mesh fabric while showcasing them.
Interestingly, it has a dock for Apple’s MagSafe charger so as to allow users to power up their iPhone alongside their AirPods Max.
It is sold for $68 at Amazon
30. Bose SoundLink Flex Waterproof Portable Speaker
Another thoughtful Christmas gift for a techie, especially one who is a music enthusiast.
The Bose SoundLink Flex Bluetooth speaker has an IP67 rating for water resistance, in fact it can float, is long-lasting, sleek, and can last for up to 12 hours between battery charges.
Additionally, it is available in black, white, blue, and red. Each speaker has a cool fabric strap.
Get it for $149 at Amazon, $149 at WALMART, and $129 at B&H PHOTO
31. ACE 3-in-1 Portable Wireless Charging Pad
The ACE 3-in-1 wireless charging mat was produced by Brouk and Co, and J’s, and its function is to enable users to charge their Apple Watch, iPhone, and earbuds at the same time.
You may be wondering if it’s just compatible with iOS devices, well, the answer is no as it is compatible with Androids too.
Aside from its affordability, it is known to be stylish, capable, and is available in various colors.
Additionally, it is accompanied by a matching travel pouch, a USB-C cable, and an AC adapter.
It is sold at Amazon for $64.
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32. The Motli Light
You may be doing your friend a favor by gifting him or her the Motli Light flameless lighter as it is an ideal alternative to the old school lighters and matches.
It is a more safe, sleek, and even useful alternative, and also features an on/off button, an integrated flashlight, and an onboard battery that can deliver 1,000 lights between charges.
Furthermore, it uses electronic plasma that’s fast, efficient, and windproof, and has up to 20 colors and design patterns of the lighter. You can order the lighter in 20-plus colors and design patterns.
Amazon sells it for $45
Having read till this point, which of the aforementioned gifts do you intend to get for your techie friend this Christmas season?
Share your thoughts with us in the comment section.