Want to find a great gift for someone, but not sure where to start? We’ve compiled a list of 25 top-rated tech gift ideas for anyone under $100 — plus, where you can find it at the best price!
25 tech gift ideas under $100
Great stocking stuffers
1. Skullcandy Smokin Buds 2 In-ear Headphones: $23.88 – Amazon
These cool earbuds are stylish and great for anyone who enjoys music! 4.5 stars on Amazon, 16 different color choices.
2. Anker PowerCore 20,100 mAh Portable Charger: $39.99 – Amazon
There are so many power chargers available, it’s difficult to find just one that fits the bill! But, these are great, invaluable devices that can charge your phone or tablet in a pinch in case there are no outlets around. Many of the $10 – $20 chargers charge a smartphone 1 time around; this baby can charge your iPhone up to 6 times! 5 stars on Amazon.
3. iDream365 AmazonStylus: $9.88 –
It’s true there are plenty of stylus options everywhere, but this stylus is top rated, includes 2 different size tips and doubles as a pen! Available in several colors and comes in a nice gift box. Compatible with all touch screen devices including ipad and iphone, ipod, Samsung Galaxy phones, tablets and other smartphones. 4.5 stars on Amazon.
Gifts under $50
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5. Philips Sonicare Essence 5600 Sonic Electric Toothbrush: $34.95 – Amazon
Not only is it useful – it’s healthy too! Removes up to 2x more plaque than a manual toothbrush; patented sonic technology. 4.5 stars on Amazon.
6. Omaker M4 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Outdoor Speaker: $29.99 – Amazon
Enjoy music or audio wherever you are: outdoors, in the shower, at the beach – this speaker is sure to impress! #1 in satellite speakers.
7. Amazon Fire, 7′ Display, Wi-Fi, 8 GB: $49.95 – Amazon
Amazon Fire makes a great gift! Share endless entertainment with your friends and family. Fire has access to over 38 million movies, TV episodes, books, songs, and more.
Gifts under $100
8. Amazon Fire TV: $99.99 – Amazon
Ready to fire your cable company, or know someone who is? Take the leap with Amazon Fire! 3.7 stars on Amazon.
Another way to make the leap from cable or satellite-based TV to internet-only. This was on the CNET Editor’s top picks for technology gifts this season. 4.5 stars on Amazon. (Note: The Roku SE will be available at Best Buy for $24.99 on Black Friday.)
10. Pebble Watch: $69.98 – Sam’s Club Saturday, November 14
If you don’t really want to shell out $349 for an Apple watch, why not try the Pebble watch for both Android and iPhone users? View notifications from email, SMS, Caller ID, calendar and your favorite apps on your wrist. 4 star rating on Amazon. (If you can’t make the November 14 sale at Sam’s Club, it’s also available for $74.74 on Amazon.)
11. iPhone 6s 16GB – Target Black Friday
$0 down + free $250 Target GiftCard® for well-qualified guests with installment billing activation. That’s a pretty sweet deal!
12. Samsung Galaxy S6 32GB: $.01 – Target Black Friday
For qualified customers, you can get the Samsung Galaxy S6 32GB with qualifying 2-year plan on Verizon or Sprint on Black Friday. Plus, get a $250 gift card!
13. BLU Studio Selfie Smartphone GSM Unlocked: $79.99 – Amazon
If you want to get a great smartphone but don’t want to be locked into a contract, the BLU Studio Selfie Smartphone might be just right for you! Compatibility Nationwide on all GSM Networks including AT&T, T-Mobile, Cricket, MetroPCS, Straight Talk USA, Pure Talk USA and others, 4.5 stars on Amazon.
This is an interesting but very high-tech of headgear. Turn your Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge into an unparalleled 3-D 360-degree video-watching or game-playing experience. Top rated, 4.5 stars!
15. Wespire Black 12mp Hd 1080p Wifi Action Sports Camera: $54.99 – Amazon
If you don’t want to spend the extra $75 for a GoPro this year, you can always opt for the less expensive brand which pretty much does the same thing! (And, it has higher ratings on Amazon too! 4.5 stars)
16. Garmin – nüvi 55LM 5′ GPS with Lifetime Map Updates: $79.99 – Best Buy Black Friday
Simplify travel throughout the lower 48 states with this Garmin nüvi 55LM 010-01198-01 GPS, which offers simple turn-by-turn voice prompts!
17. Beats Solo headphones: $96.99 – Target Black Friday
That’s right ladies and gents, Beats Solo headphones will be on sale during Target’s Black Friday sale for $96.99. Save $103!
Tech for her
18. Clarisonic Mia 1 Facial Sonic Cleansing System: $99.00 – Amazon
Aside from perfume or makeup gift sets, this Clarisonic priced just under $100 is a hot items she is sure to love! If you don’t want to spend the extra $72 for the Clarisonic name brand though, there are plenty of Facial Cleansing systems online for $25-$35 that do the same thing. You’ll just want to make sure to check the ratings so you know what you’re getting before you buy. 4.5 stars.
Tech for him
19. Alpine Swiss RFID Blocking Men’s Leather Wallet: $24.99 – Amazon
This nice-looking wallet is actually high tech! By the end of 2015 almost all credit and debit cards issued in the US will have an RFID chip on them which can easily be stolen by anyone walking near you with a scanner unless you have a secure wallet or case you can carry them in. Unique military grade shielding technology & proprietary blocking material, 4.5 star rating!
Fun for the whole family
20. 4DCopter TM: X-Drone Nano 2.0 Aerial Drone: $29.89 – Amazon
If you haven’t gotten a drone yet, it’ll sure to be a hit to fly with your fam. This one is 4.5 stars on Amazon – but there are many to choose from!
21. Singing Machine Bluetooth Karaoke: $69.99 – Target Black Friday
Sing your heart out! This cool bluetooth karaoke machine will be $60 off during the Target Black Friday sale. 4 stars on Target.com.
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And yes, you can get a TV, laptop or a decent soundbar for under $100!
22. 32-In Westinghouse TV: $99.99 – Target Black Friday
So we have to be honest – it’s probably not the best bale in the bunch with 3.8 stars between Best Buy, Target, and Amazon — but it’s definitely far from the worst! This TV won’t last long at this price during the Target Black Friday sale.
23. LG – 24′ Class (23.6′ Diag.) – LED – 720p – HDTV: $79.99 – Best Buy Black Friday
This is a great deal – save $70! Enjoy your favorite TV shows and movies in crisp 720p resolution. The HDMI input lets you quickly and easily hook up a high-definition component. This deal is in-store only for Black Friday.
This great soundbar has 4.5 stars on BestBuy.com, and will also be available for $99.99 as a part of Target’s Black Friday sale.
25. Acer – 11.6′ Chromebook: $99.99 – Best Buy Black Friday
A sweet deal that won’t last long! Priced at $159.99 right now, Best Buy will have this Chromebook on sale for $99.99 during their Black Friday sale. 4.5 star rating on BestBuy.com!
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