We have put together a little guide on the best presents to get any tech lover this Christmas, without breaking the bank! Take a look at our top 5 picks…
The Amazon Echo Dot is an amazing present to give somebody this Christmas. The Echo dot is a smart-speaker that has been developed by Amazon.
The Echo Dot is a hands-free device that is voice-controlled. The Echo Dot has a small built in speaker but it can also connect to your speakers or your headphones. This is done through Bluetooth or and audio cable. Similar to the Amazon Echo, the Echo Dot has the Alexa Voice Service. Alexa can provide information, news, weather, play music and so much more. As long as you address her with Alexa before a command, she can hear you from across the room – even when there is music playing. This fantastic device goes perfectly in any room in your house priced at only £49.99.
The Roku Streaming stick will make anyone’s Christmas this year! This handy stick cant be taken anywhere and plugged into any TV via an HDMI input.
The Roku Streaming Stick holds over 2,000 streaming channels and 100,000 films and TV episodes. You can control Roku via the controller or an app on your smartphone or tablet. You can even beam your photos, videos and songs from your phone onto your screen. You can access Netflix, Now TV, BBC iPlayer and more. Some of these programmes need extra payment. This price of the Roku Streaming Stick is £29.99.
The Logitech Keyboard can type on anything! You can enjoy the convenience of desktop typing on your tablet or smartphone with this mobile keyboard.
The keyboard is connected by Bluetooth which therefore makes it wireless. The Logitech Bluetooth Keyboard will connect to Windows, Mac, Chrome, Android or iOS devices. Due to the lightweight, compact design the keyboard can be taken anywhere. You can connect up to three devices simultaneously. This could be an Android tablet, iPhone and a Windows Computer. There are 3 buttons at the top of the keyboard and you can simply switch between devices by clicking on the buttons. The Keyboard is pre-installed with two AAA alkaline batteries which have two years of battery life. Priced at only £34.99.
Amazon have a great tablet at such an amazing price. Lots of entertainment for a little amount of money.
The Amazon Fire has a fast 1.3 GHz quad-core processor and both rear and front facing cameras. If the receiver is a prime member, they can streams thousands of prime videos and have access to over a million book titles, two millions songs and thousands of audiobooks. You can also expand your storage by using a microSD card and there is free unlimited cloud storage for all the Amazon content. This fast and responsive tablet is £49.99.
Do you know somebody who is a music lover but also loves their tech? Well if so, the iQ Gravity Speaker may be just for them. This speaker is essentially a Bluetooth speaker however, it levitates.
Electromagnetism technology is used to make the speaker float. There are magnets concealed within the base itself and within the sphere-shaped speaker. A fool-proof placement tool helps you locate the magnetic sweet spot that enables the speaker to levitate. In addition, the speaker is completely wireless due to Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity. This will work up to 10 metres away from the device. You can use any device such as a smartphone, tablet or laptop. This speaker has up to 7 hours worth of battery life. Due to the magnets in the speaker, you can use it on any metal surface – stick it to your fridge or a metal chair or even attach it to your bike. You even get a one year warranty with this speaker. This product has been dramatically reduced in cost which makes it ever better at the price of £49.97.
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