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15 Cheap Tech Gifts to Surprise Your Loved Ones or to Get for Yourself

Cheap Tech Gifts

For anyone into gadgets, there’s no such thing as having too many. Regardless of what one may think, not all tech items have to break the bank. As a matter of fact, you may quickly find great tech gifts for less than $50. Just go ahead and take a look at your suggestions:

   1. A Cableyoyo

Bluelounge Cableyoyo

One using plenty of gadgets on their desk knows that having way too many cables is one annoying problem sooner or later.

This kind of tech item is going to organize your cables, reducing the risk for tangling. It’s effortless to carry in a bag too, whereas the use is a breeze. It features a magnet in the center, keeping your earbuds in place. You can get it in green or grey, for less than $10.

   2. Cable charms

pandora Cable charms

We all use the cables a lot, and it’s only a matter of time until they’re going to fray and break. You can protect and have a bit of color on your desk with some cute looking cable charms. They’re made for iPhone chargers, but you can use them on other cables too (headphone jack adapters or laptop chargers).

The cable charms maintain the top of the charger protected against bending or damage. There are almost 20 models to choose from, so take time to have your pick.

   3. Air vent car mount

Air vent car mount

It’s not a regular air vent car mount, but one that features a powerful magnetic hold so that you may follow directions without reaching for your phone while driving.

You can easily mount it to the car vent, with the powerful magnet attaching to the back of the phone just like a sticker. It’s very stable, and you can mount it to the desk/table as well. It’s less than $10, and you should get two of them so that you leave one in the car and one on the desk.

   4. An extension cord with outlets

PowerCube Extended USB

What’s great about this one is that it features outlets at 3-ft intervals, so that you no longer have to stay near a plugin the home. It’s smart and looks beautiful, and you can get two for just one price.

   5. A remote attachment for the Amazon Fire TV Stick

Amazon Fire TV Stick

This remote is going to help you control the TV with a single remote, which many Amazon users are going to enjoy. No more having to look for the TV controller to turn up the volume or the TV on/ff. You attach it right to the Fire TV remote and does everything you need.

   6. A versatile Bluetooth speaker

Bluetooth speaker

If you’re into plants, you’re going to like this Bluetooth speaker that looks like a plant. It’s the perfect disguise for a Bluetooth and looks great no matter where you place it in your home. Plus, it’s fun to surprise your friends with the sound coming out of a plant J

   7. A charging dock

charging dock

It’s not a basic charging dock, but one that lets you prop the phone against the wall while your phone is charging. You don’t need to leave your phone on the ground and worry that someone may step on your phone. It’s highly functional since it’s cradling the phone while it charges.

   8. A headband with built-in speakers

headband with built-in speakers

You can now have your ears warm and listen to your favorite tracks at the same time. You can wear the headband while you’re jogging or when you go to sleep. It’s comfortable and allows you to enjoy your music, even if you’re a side sleeper. You can also use it as an eye mask, which only makes it more versatile. It comes in four different colors, and you pay less than $20 for one.

   9. A USB charging cable bracelet

USB charging cable bracelet

Who thought that a bracelet could look nice and be functional too? You can take the bracelet off and use it for plugging your phone into the portable battery that is the bracelet. Its design is appealing, and you can use the bracelet as a charger for your phone when you’re out of juice. It works with iPhone 5s, 6Plus, 7, and 8Plus.

   10. Necklace headphones

Necklace headphones

Now that you have a bracelet, you have to complete the jewelry set with a necklace. The necklace headphone comes with magnets connecting the earbud and audio jack, allowing you to wear the headphones around the neck. The risk for them to tangle is null, like so. Even if one may not going to find the jewelry aspect valuable, it’s only a matter of time until he/she is going to like the necklace for both functional and stylish reasons. Just don’t forget to pay attention to the metal earrings when wearing the necklace headphones too!

   11. A wireless charging pad

wireless charging pad

If you’re looking for a versatile charger for your phones around the house, this would be it. You only need to place your phone on the charging pad which charges your phone two times faster than other regular chargers. It’s compatible with iPhone 8, 8Plus, X, Nexus 5, 6, 7, and also Galaxy (S8, S8+, S7, S7 Edge, Note 5, and S6 Edge+0. The list of devices you can charge with the pad is more extended, though. It’a bit over $20 and works no matter how thick the phone’s case is.

   12. A screen cleaner

screen cleaner

Having the screen clean is one of the jobs we have to run regularly. But it’s not only the unpleasant fingerprints that we need to remove but also bacteria. In case you don’t know, germs love your phone. Unlike other screen cleaners, you can use a pad for more than 300 times. It’s effortless to use and to carry around. You can also use it on your Kindle.

   13. A cellphone magnifier

cellphone magnifier

Trying to see a video on your small phone is a challenge, and the cellphone magnifier is going to make it a lot easier. It’s magnifying videos from your smartphone so that you and your friend can watch it together. It makes the display two to four times bigger, and it comes in 4 colors.

   14. An iPhone adapter

iPhone adapter

You may now charge your iPhone and listen to some track simultaneously (it’s one of the main downsides with iPhones). It’s a solution for a teenager’s struggle that cannot listen to music since the battery runs down really fast. Thanks to the iPhone adapter, one can listen to music while charging the phone. It’s a breeze to use, and you can get it in white or silver.

   15. A waterproof Bluetooth speaker

waterproof Bluetooth speaker

Let’s be all true to ourselves and face it: we all like singing in the shower! Using a portable and waterproof Bluetooth speaker is going to take the singing to the next level, though. The speaker comes with 10hour battery life, and you can pair it with any Bluetooth device. You can use it near water without worrying about ruining your phone. It’s reliable and durable, despite its low price. Green, blue, and black are the colors to choose from.