Birthdays, holidays, and special occasions would always call us to give something special to our loved ones. And one of the hardest parts in gift-giving is the struggle that comes in choosing the best gifts; especially for teens.
Selecting something that would sweep them off their feet can be quite a challenge. To help you get the most notable present, we have put up a list of the best tech gifts for teens.
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***All the prices mentioned on this article are as of 9:41 am, April 15, 2019***
What Are the Top Tech Gifts?
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 – 10.1″ – $238.22 (1GB RAM), $199 (2GB RAM)
Why not give a gift that your loved one can use both in school or out with friends?
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 is an ideal tech gift for teens because of its features and portability. You can either hold, tilt, hang, or stand the device. Let the kids use this for research, browsing, emailing, reading e-books, or listening to audio books.
What’s good about this tab is it has a crystal-clear display, so you can use it on ambient light situations with ease. It also comes with a rotatable camera, so video calling is not a problem. It also has an estimated 18-hour battery life.
You can also opt to buy a Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 PRO which has a built-in projector for a more fun movie night.
TicWatch E Bluetooth Smart Watch – $129.99 (New) and from $120 (Used/Refurbished)
You can never go wrong with a smartwatch.
TicWatch has almost everything a teenager needs; from tracking their fitness progress, booking a car ride, to getting Google assistance 24/7. They can even use this smartwatch to check important information like text messages, missed calls, or other alerts without taking out their phones in public places.
TicWatch is stylish and lightweight so it wouldn’t get in the way. It comes in a unisex design that is perfect for everyday wear.
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Divoom Tivoo Retro Bluetooth Speaker – $64.95
If you are gifting an old soul, Divoom Tivoo’s Retro Bluetooth Speaker is a perfect choice.
The cool retro TV approach stands out from the rest. With fully functional controls, Divoom Tivoo Retro Speaker provides a genuine retro feel. It even has a programmable LED screen that allows users to create pixel images and animations.
It has a built-in alarm clock, planner, traditional pixel games, and a DJ mixer! There’s just so much to do with this small box!
All-New Kindle + Kindle Unlimited – $ 89.99 (Available in Black and White)
Kindle is one of the best gifts for teenagers who are fond of reading e-books.
The All-New Kindle + Kindle Unlimited now comes with an adjustable front light that will let you read with ease anytime, anywhere. Teens can now carry thousands of books in a lightweight device that can have them preoccupied during their spare time.
They can also switch between reading and listening to audio books. Just pair it with Bluetooth headphones and their all set.
We aren’t going to talk about the battery life here because we all know that a single charge of a Kindle will last you for a week. Teens can now enjoy a distraction-free reading.
Voice Originals – When in Rome Travel Trivia Game Powered by Alexa – $16.96
If you have a teenage son or daughter that loves classic gaming, the When in Rome Travel Trivia Game would make a good family gaming companion.
Pair it with Alexa and she will be your host for a fun-filled Sunday afternoon gaming spree. You can enjoy up to 20 hours of interactive game with endless variety.
What’s more fun about this game is that Alexa will transport you to 20 different cities around the map game board mimicking local’s tones and accents. Experience traveling without leaving your home.
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LIMSON Headphone Cat Ear Headset
Does your teenager live for kawaii things? This LIMSON Headphone Cat Ear Headset is your ultimate kawaii gift.
LIMSON headphone comes in many colors. Plus, the cat ears on top and the ear cuffs light up. How cool is that? It has a noise-reduction feature that cuts off the outside noise for a full listening experience. And you don’t have to worry about its battery life because it’s wired!
LIMSON Headphone is definitely a great gift for teenage girls.
Auxiwa Clip on Selfie Ring Light
Does your niece/nephew love to take hundreds of selfies? Do you see her/him using an awful lot of photo editors just to have the perfect blend of light on their pictures? Give him/her an Auxiwa Clip on Selfie Ring Light, a must-have for every selfie addict.
A no-brainer gift for the model/influencer wannabe, this little accessory will give their Instagram photos a major kick.
Bluetooth Beanie Hat Headphones
We are digging this beanie and we think it’s super awesome.
Bluetooth Beanie Hat Headphone is a perfect gift for the fashionable and outgoing teen. Even a picky teenager will love it!
It is perfect for the outdoors, during winter, riding on the subway, or taking the bus. It doesn’t have the perfect noise canceling feature, but it definitely is worth using if you want to be aware of your surroundings while listening to music/podcast.
The Bluetooth Beanie Hat Headphones is a perfect accessory for a casual day.
ZHOPPY Night Light
Zhoppy Night Light is the perfect bedside lamp. It even doubles as a Bluetooth Speaker!
This dimmable night light can make every teen’s evening cozy, providing the perfect amount of glow during the night.
Tapping on the mesh speakers will change the brightness of the lamp. Moreover, touching the speaker mode for 2 seconds will change the light’s color.
It can even play their favorite music on the background for a good night’s sleep. They can either use it wired or wireless.
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DBPOWER RC Quadcopter Drone with Wi-Fi Camera – $65.99
With the sudden surge on the flying camera’s popularity, who wouldn’t want to have a drone?
Get your teen to enjoy scenic snaps in bird’s eye view with the DBPOWER RC Quadcopter Drone. It comes with a high definition camera and is easy to operate.
This drone is perfect for beginners. It is easy to control and has very responsive buttons. It runs in headless mode which basically solves the problem on the drone’s orientation altogether. Also, a single touch of a button would send the drone flying back to the transmitter’s location.
It also has a great battery life so the youngsters will get plenty of time playing with this device. It’s fun, easy, and definitely the best tech gift you can give to teenagers.
AKASO EK7000 4K WiFi Sports Action Camera – $59.99 (Available in Black, Blue, and Silver)
For the outdoorsy and the adventurous teens, the ASAKO Wi-Fi Sports Camera is an absolute must-have.
This sports camera takes 4,000 25fps and 2,700 30fps videos alongside 12 MP pictures. It’s wireless and wrist remote-controlled which makes picture-taking extremely easy.
Teen who are fond of taking underwater pictures will love AKASO Sports Action Camera because it can take up to 100 feet underwater shots. They can even share it instantly with their friends using a built-in Wi-Fi.
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Polaroid Zip Wireless Mobile Photo Mini Printer – $92.99 (Available in Black, White, Red, and Blue)
The Polaroid Zip Wireless Mobile Photo Mini Printer is a perfect addition to the Auxiwa Clip on Selfie Ring Light if you are feeling a little generous.
Many teenagers nowadays who wants to decorate their rooms with photographs and fairy lights will love this handy printer. It has stunning and vibrant colors that don’t smudge and is water resistant.
This printer takes less than 60 seconds to print. Users only need to download the free Polaroid app to use different stickers and borders. It is portable, fun, and easy to use, those teens will definitely thank you for this gift.
Mkay Bluetooth Wireless Headset in Rose Gold – $29.88
Music-loving teens would definitely appreciate a wireless headset that has extra-long battery life. MKay Bluetooth headset is just that.
With a 14-hour span of non-stop music indulgence, and a 2 and ½ charging time, this headset can catch-up with every teen’s schedule. Need to go more than 14 hours? Plug your headset and used it wired.
It has a superior stereo sound with oval-shaped ear cushions and an adjustable hairband to ensure maximum comfort. Moreover, it has in-ear buttons and a memory card slot right on the earpiece, so you can play music directly on it.
MKay Headset also comes in black color and a sturdy carry-on case that would fit any teenager’s bag.
WRAP It Up!
Gift-giving can often time be challenging but remember that the gesture should always come from the heart. While the inanimate object wrapped in the box is important, you should also remember that it’s the thought of remembering them that counts.
We’re sure that these tech gift ideas will make the teens swoon but there are still hundreds of other gifts that you can give. Do you have any other gifts for teens in mind? Let us know on the comments section below!