The holiday season is fast approaching which means home-cooked meals, family gatherings, and of course, gifts.  It can be difficult to pick out gifts for so many people, but there’s no need to make it hard on yourself.  Check out these ten top trending technology gifts this season.

1.  The Fitbit Alta

The Fitbit Alta is perfect for a person on the go.  This budget friendly gadget is the latest in Fitbit technology.  The Alta not only tracks your fitness activity, but it gives you reminders to move and remembers your workouts.  Furthermore, the Alta has a 120-hour battery life, can receive text and calendar alerts, has a built-in alarm, and will track your sleeping habits.

2.  Amazon All-New Echo Show

Most people are familiar with Amazon’s assistant, Alexa, but now Alexa can do so much more with the Amazon Echo Show.  Equipped with a 10.1” screen, the all-new Echo Show allows you to play your favorite music, call friends and family, watch video clips, set alarms, and control your smart home.  The Amazon Echo Show is the voice assistant that can truly do it all.

3.  A Wi-Fi Range Extender

If you or anyone you know has trouble connecting to their home wi-fi network, they may need a range extender.  Proven to be a great gift, wi-fi range extenders are an affordable means to expand the reach your wi-fi has in your home.  Here is a list of the best wi-fi range extenders of 2018.   

4.  The Wonderboom

The Wonderboom is a wireless, waterproof speaker like no other.  With Bluetooth compatibility, it can connect to two devices at once, and with a 360-degree speaker, sound can travel as far as 100 ft.  Floating in the pool, bathtub, or even carried through the rain, this gift is great for the music-loving outdoorsman.

5.  TrackR

TrackR knows that organization isn’t everybody’s strong suit, and that’s okay.  The small, flat device is made to locate misplaced items.  When something is lost, TrackR can locate it with a beeping noise or by finding it on a map.  You can now find your phone, keys, wallet, and whatever you would like to track with TrackR.  This useful tool is sure to be a great gift for people of all ages.

6.  Portable Chargers

Portable chargers keep your cell phone and other mobile devices alive and at full battery when there aren’t any outlets around.  These affordable and compact devices are perfect for people on the go.  Some are eco-friendly with solar panel technology and others can charge your phone over two times over.  Here’s a list of the top portable chargers of 2018.

7.  The ProConnected 4 Wheel Hubless Roller

Ideal for the frequent traveler, the ProConnected 4 Wheel Hubless Roller carry-on provides all of the electronic hookups you need.  This suitcase has enough power to charge a MacBook through a USB C port and has two additional USB A ports for your other mobile devices.  TSA-approved and roomy, this carry-on is well-equipped for all of your charging needs.

8.  A Virtual Reality Headset

A virtual reality headset will put you right in the midst of your game or video.  Comfortable to wear, VR headsets can be wireless, remote-operated, have built in audio and more.  This fun gift is perfect for gamers and can accommodate many different budgets.  Here’s a list of the top virtual reality headsets of 2018.

9.  Furbo

No one likes leaving their pet home alone, that’s why Furbo is a great solution.  Pet-lovers everywhere can rejoice as they can now view their pet from an in-house camera, talk to them through a two-way audio connection, receive activity alerts, and can even feed them treats.  With Furbo pets don’t feel so alone when their owners are out.  It’s really a win-win situation.

10.  HP Sprocket Photo Printer

Perfect for the photographer on the go, the HP Sprocket Photo Printer Is a handheld device that prints photos via Bluetooth from any wireless device.  The printer is eco-friendly using Zink (zero ink) technology and has an app that allows you to customize and filter your photos before they are printed.  The images may be small at 2” x 3”, but the memories created will be great.

Every person is different, which can make purchasing gifts difficult during the holiday season.  Give them a gift that embodies their personality, what they do and who they are.  These gifts are unique in their own way and are attractive to different personalities.  So, when you’re out shopping, be sure to check out these distinctive and trending technology gifts.

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