Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and it’s that time of year again to find a top tech gift for your special someone. Here are some top gift suggestions for your tech-lover to save the day.
Valentines Day is a great time to remind someone you care about that you love them. While gadgets alone won’t show your true feelings, we have rounded up some of our favorite gadgets to give this Valentines Day.
One of the most difficult people to buy gifts for on Valentine’s Day are the techies. It’s too normal to buy chocolates and a card, but too expensive to up and buy the new iPad. And with so many new products coming out every week, how can you possibly get something that’s both meaningful and long-lasting for your Valentine? Here are some of the top 6 awesome tech gifts for Valentine’s Day.
Samsung Galaxy Zoom
The Samsung Galaxy Series has been making a huge roar in the market since its announcement. The South Korean phone maker is capitalizing well on the popularity of the galaxy brand and launching an ample of devices in this name. Another device that has been launched in the same brand name is Samsung S4 Galaxy Zoom. It is one of the best valentine’s gifts you can choose for your lover. For the people who might be wondering if it’s another phone launched by Samsung, it is actually a camera that looks similar to a phone. It consists of factory settings and great controls to make the work easier for the user. It also consists of a camera app for the onscreen controls.
Couch potatoes you love will love you for getting them a Roku 2, the second generation of the tiny set-top box that lets you stream Netflix, Amazon Instant videos, hulu Plus, and a lot more. You add channels, either for free or subscription. The box plugs into your TV and the Internet and streams the shows, movies or podcasts. It works well. If you have a speedy home Internet connection video looks great. You can also plug a USB drive or SD card into the box to watch your own video, stream music or view slide shows on the higher end models.
Stylish Digital Camera
Fuji XF1: So beautiful. So masculine. And incredible ratings everywhere. Specs: 12 megapixels. 4x optical zoom. Also available in black and tan-ish.
The Nintendo 3DS will entertain your younger children for hours. They have games for all ages, but I think the younger kids will be happier with the 3DS while older kids might want something like a smartphone for gaming plus other entertainment. With the Nintendo 3DS, they can play 3D games without the need of special glasses. The system runs older Nintendo DS games too.
Amazon Kindle Fire
If you have a little more to spend or the recipient wants more than just books, then the Kindle Fire should work. You can read books, magazines and documents like a regular Kindle. Add to that games and apps from the Amazon App Store and the expanding video content via the Amazon Prime service. You get a free month to try Prime and if the recipient likes it he or she can add the service or better you can add buy a year for the person to make the gift even better.
Streaming Media Player
Google Chromecast: This product is wonderful for the techie TV junkie in your life. With Chromecast you can plug this small device into your TV’s HDMI port and stream video from your smartphone, computer or tablet to your TV. It is a simple setup with outstanding video quality. With Chromecast you can spend an intimate night with your sweetie watching funny and romance videos from Netflix, YouTube and HBO Go.