10 gift ideas for the techies in your life

Apart from smartphones and laptops.

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Techies are the easiest people to shop for, considering there are always cool releases in the market. But aside from the usual smartphones, laptops, or earbuds, there are other equally cool stuff you might not be considering. If you have tech lovers on your list this year, here are a few ideas to help you out:

Micro Drone 2.0+ with HD-Camera

Micro Drone 2.0+ with HD-Camera
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Touted as the only micro HD camera drone in the world that can fly upside down, you can simply throw this drone in the air at any angle, and its self-correcting algorithm will automatically stabilize for smooth sailing in an instant. With advanced mechanism built-in, it’s capable of flipping, rolling, 720p HD videography, and so much more. Snag it on sale for $74.99.

DIY Drone Builder Kit

DIY Drone Builder Kit
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For those who love to experiment, this kit makes for the perfect gift. It comes with cardboard arms that can be powered by conductive silver ink, but you can also build PCB arms included, and connect your drone’s hub and motors. As you put the pieces together, you can also make an intuitive mental connection about what’s going on, making it a learning experience, too. Normally $99, it’s on sale for $29.98.

4-in-1 Versatile Wireless Charger

4-in-1 Versatile Wireless Charger
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This wireless charger is equipped with the most advanced automatic control technology and has built-in safeguards against overcharging. It can be rotated 360 degrees to refuel multiple devices and can hide pesky cables thanks to its ergonomic design. Usually $60, it’s on sale for $40.95.

CORE 17″ Gaming Backpack with Molded Panel

CORE 17″ Gaming Backpack with Molded Panel
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Designed for gamers, this backpack can hold all popular gaming laptops and consoles, along with your gaming accessories. It also has three large storage sections and four side accessory pockets to store cables, a phone, a gaming mouse, and oversized water bottles. It even has an external USB ChargePort built into the pack that provides instant power to your tech collection. You can get it for $129.99.

Jetson Eris Electric Scooter

Jetson Eris Electric Scooter
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This electric scooter is the perfect vehicle for going around the city. It has a detachable phone holder, a 250W motor, and a design that tackles up to 20-degree hills and inclines, making it your modern, eco-friendly solution for mobility. It’s currently going for $499.99.

QUAD Wireless Charging Station

QUAD Wireless Charging Station
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This charging station has 4 power outputs, allowing you to charge your entire tech collection. With an integrated Lightning port and a design that features Amish-sourced wood, it makes for a perfect addition to your workspace. Score it on sale for $185.99.

Flux Original Scientific Toy + Magnet Shield Bundle

Flux Original Scientific Toy + Magnet Shield Bundle
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If you want to give something out of the ordinary, the Feel Flux is a seemingly-magical gadget that is an all-in-one conversation starter, stress reliever, and fidget toy, functioning under a principle called Lenz’s Law. Keep it on your desk or lug it around everywhere, and you’ll always have something to fiddle with. It’s on sale for $119.99.

FITT360: Hands-Free Neckband Camera

FITT360: Hands-Free Neckband Camera
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Rated 4.4 out of 5 stars on GforGadget, the FITT is the world’s first neckband type wearable 360-degree camera, engineered to accompany you on any adventure. With a lightweight and unobtrusive design, simply wear it around your neck, and it will capture your environment from your perspective. Get it for $489.99.

Nibble: Educational DIY Game Console for Ages 9+

Nibble: Educational DIY Game Console for Ages 9+
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Ideal for your tech-loving kid, niece, or nephew, the Nibble is an educational tool that doubles as a retro game console. It comes with a build guide for easy assembling and comes pre-loaded with cult classics like Bonk, Invaderz, Snake, and SpaceRocks. Snag it for $79.95.

HD Digital Camera Binoculars

HD Digital Camera Binoculars
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A camcorder and a telescope all in one device, these binoculars feature a clear field of vision, 12X magnification, and precise focus adjustment, making it easy to capture your adventures. Whether you’re hunting, bird watching, hiking, or snapping photos of wildlife or landmarks, it can capture everything in perfect detail — even in harsh weather conditions. Get it on sale for $129.95.