It seems there’s always a holiday or occasion just around the corner, so we’ve compiled a listing of the top five gifts for techies that are under $150 for their price tag. These days there are all sorts of technology gadgets on the market ranging from cheap to insanely expensive. Luckily, the $150 and under price tag brings some quality gifts you can get for the technology fans in your life. You’ll find product descriptions, images and the prices for each item to help you get some great ideas. So check them out below and let us know what you think or of any other gift ideas you’ve discovered!
Fire HD $149
The latest tablet computer offered by Amazon, this gift is sure to warm the heart of anyone you give it to. Twice as durable as the latest iPad Mini, this tablet features a stunning HD display, lightning-fast processor, and 8 or 16 GB of memory. It also comes with both a rear-facing and a front-facing camera, and is available in multiple colors to suit anyone’s style!
Roku 4 $129
For anyone who enjoys keeping up with the latest available movies and television shows, this streaming media player is unsurpassed! It offers over 2,500 channels, and with the handy “Roku Feed” to follow all your favorite shows you’re sure to never miss anything. Plus, the voice search feature allows you to find out all you could need to know about your favorite title, director, or actor! The Roku 4 also has available upscaling all the way to 4K ultra HD.
Powerbeats 2 Wireless Headphones $144
Perfect for anyone who likes to jam during their workout session, these headphones are sure to be a hit! Able to connect to your Bluetooth-enabled device up to 30 feet away, allowing you to move without concern of tangling up wires, and the 6-hour battery life means you can go several workouts without having to worry about recharging. The earbuds are even sweat- and water-resistant!
GoPro Hero Starter Bundle $139 approx.
Three cool gifts in one! This bundle includes not only the GoPro Hero camera but also a 32 GB memory card and a head strap camera mount made specifically for the GoPro – this is a steal! The camera can record not only high-quality single photographs, but also burst and time lapse photos, plus video in 1080p30 and 720p60. The included memory card can store up to 8 hours of video footage, or an astonishing 24,800 photos! The head strap is waterproof, adjustable, and one-size-fits-most, fitting over most helmets. You can’t go wrong documenting events with this camera bundle!
Acer Chromebook $149 approx.
For anyone searching for a new laptop computer, the Acer Chromebook is a spectacular choice! Featuring a Chrome operating system with 2GB of RAM, this is also one of the thinnest laptops on the market. The small size and 8.5-hour battery life make it easy to take this computer with you anywhere you want to go, while its BlueTooth 4.0 and wireless technologies make it easy to stay connected. Note: This particular item has seen price increases and decreases from $149.99 to the $159.99 mark at Amazon and other retailers in recent times.
There you have our top 5 gifts for techies that sell for under $150! While they have the prices listed above as of our initial report, we’d expect they may see reduced prices for holiday sales and deals around the calendar. Stay vigilant and we’ll let you know of any big price drops that may occur!