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25 Tech Gifts That Are Totally Worth The Splurge

Buy them what they really want.

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1. A mini projector with a 100-inch screen that will take binge-watching to a whole new level. You won't even miss the movie theaters anymore!

Projector with a screen behind it

Get it from Amazon for $129.99.

2. A JBL speaker that's waterproof and portable so you can take it to the pool, the park, or the beach — go ahead and dance wherever your little heart desires.

Speaker sitting on a wooden table

Get it from Amazon for $129.95 (available in 12 colors).

3. An AeroGarden with LED lights that comes ready with six herb pods so you can finally live out your farm-to-table fantasy and pretend you're a bona fide chef.

Black and white AeroGarden with leafy herbs growing on top

Get it from Amazon for $99.97+ (available in three colors).

4. The newest Apple Watch so you never miss a text or call when you're on the go. Plus, it comes with tons of health features, and everyone could all use a little help in that department, amirite?

Apple Watch with a black band and a clock on the face

Get it from Amazon for $349+ (available in two sizes and in five colors).

5. A water bottle/speaker combo that glows every hour to remind you to hydrate your bod, especially when you're working out or hiking outdoors.

A black water bottle that's glowing from the bottom

Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in six colors).

6. A magical lamp that folds open like a book and will make you feel like you're living in a fairy tale.

A light that's opened into the pages of a book
MoMA Design Store

Get it from MoMA for $200 (available in five colors).

7. An espresso machine so you can save tons of money on those expensive coffee trips, because let's be honest, adulting requires more than a little caffeine.

White espresso machine with tools on the side

Get it from Amazon for $119.98.

8. A Nintendo Switch Lite that's exclusively portable so you can play Animal Crossing wherever life takes you.

A turquoise Nintendo Switch

Get it from Amazon for $199+ (available in four colors and in four styles).

9. A floating speaker to make you wonder if you're living in the future (or at least on the set of Star Wars) while you work from home.

Green and black floating speaker on a desk with a keyboard and monitor

Get it from Amazon for $145.35.

10. A heated back and neck massager that will keep you so relaxed and warm, you'll never leave the couch this winter.


Get it from Amazon for $54.95.

11. A digital picture frame so you can feel all the love from your friends and family right in your living room.

Silver picture frame showing a couple kissing at their wedding, and a grey picture frame showing kids smiling

Get it from Amazon for $152.99+ (available in seven sizes and in three colors).

12. Some Bose headphones with awesome noise-canceling capabilities so you can get lost in your music and completely ignore the outside world like you've always wanted.

Bose headphones in white with a rose gold accent

Get it from Amazon for $379 (available in three colors).

13. A doorbell camera that detects motion rain or shine so you can decide if you really wanna pause your favorite show just to walk allll the way to the front door. And if you don't want to get up, you can communicate with them right from the couch!

A doorbell camera on the wall with raindrops falling around it

Get it from Amazon for $89.99.

14. A Fire stick and Echo Dot bundle so you can be peak lazy by telling Alexa to turn on your TV instead of using the remote (which is so last year).

A Fire stick, remote, and circular Echo Dot

Get it from Amazon for $89.98.

15. A sparkling water maker because you can help the environment while treating your taste buds. The only thing ~bubblier~ will be you when you're drinking homemade perfection.

Person detaching a bottle, now filled with sparkling water, from the SodaStream machine

Get it from Amazon for $69 (available in four colors).

16. A VR headset and two controllers that will blow your mind and make you wonder if you've time-traveled to the future. There are tons of games to choose from: Enjoy classics like Star Wars and The Walking Dead, test yourself with sporty adventures like rock climbing, or relax by coloring in the virtual world.


Get it from Amazon for $399.

17. A pair of Apple AirPods Pro so you can pump yourself up with Beyoncé all day, every day.

Apple AirPods in a white case

Get them from Amazon for $199.99.

18. A super sharp mic because all your viewers can focus on your beautiful voice whenever you're speaking on a video call or streaming online.

A circular speaker sitting on a small tripod on a desk

Get it from Amazon for $49.99 (available in two colors).

19. A Go Pro that will record all your adventures (even underwater!) so you can look back on those vacation memories with friends and fam.

A GoPro camera

Get it from Amazon for $189.99.

20. A Fitbit Versa 2 with wowing abilities like sleep scoring, heart rate monitoring, and workout tracking. It's got so many health features, you'll actually keep that New Year's resolution for once!

Wine-colored Fitbit Versa 2 Smartwatch

Get it from Amazon for $177+ (available in four colors).

21. A pair of Bose sunglasses that does it all! They're stylish, protect your eyes, and play music without cutting you off from the world. What more can you ask for?

Bose black sunglasses with a rounded frame

Get it from Amazon for $199 (available in three styles and sizes).

22. An ultrasonic cleaning box to keep your jewelry and glasses so squeaky clean, the only thing brighter will be the ~sparkle~ of your smile.

Small white box with a clear lid and setting buttons on the front

Get it from Amazon for $59.95.

23. An adorable mini camera that prints pics so you can "shake it like a Polaroid" like you did growing up.

Lavender mini camera and a printed picture of friends smiling popping out of it

Get it from Amazon for $69+ (available in five colors and in four styles).

24. A massage gun with seven attachments so you can give your body some love, no matter where it's hurting!

Massage gun with a case and different heads

Get it from Amazon for $69.99 (available in three colors).

25. And an Apple iPad Mini so you can take notes, draw, read, watch movies — pretty much anything you can think of, this baby can do it!

Apple iPad Mini in the color space gray

Get it from Amazon for $384+ (available in two sizes, two, styles and three colors).

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