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The 65 best tech gifts and gadgets for everyone on your list

 Best Tech Gifts 2023.
Best Tech Gifts 2023.

Best tech gifts 2023

1. Mobile and Tech Accessories
2. Smart Home
3. Audio and Home Entertainment
4. Gaming
5. Lifestyle
6. Fitness
7. Kitchen Gadgets

The best tech gifts you can buy now below. The team here at Tom's Guide works tirelessly to test all the top tech products, from smart home gadgets and gaming accessories to audio equipment and connected fitness gear.

The great thing about the tech gifts on our list is that there's something for everyone. Shopping for the avid gamer? We have low-down on the hottest game titles and consoles. Need a gift for the person who's always on the go? Let us show you our favorite mobile accessories. How about the home chef, or the fitness guru? We have foolproof recommendations for them, too.

We've come up with the ultimate selection of the best tech gifts; and, to make things easy for you, we've separated them all by category. We've also included products that fit in every budget.

Mobile and Tech Accessories

Apple AirTag
The Apple AirTag is an excellent key finder that is extremely easy to set up and does a great job of locating your valuables. In other words, it's the perfect gift for the person who's always misplacing their keys. View Deal

Anker Nano Battery Pack
This 10,000mAh portable charger from Anker has a built-in USB-C cable, making it the perfect accessory for most smartphones and tablets. We like this battery pack accessory because of its battery status display.View Deal

Nomad Sport Band for Apple Watch
Of all the best Apple Watch bands, we especially like the Nomad Sport Band. Coming in a large selection of colors, this is the ultimate accessory for Apple Watch Ultra or Apple Watch Ultra 2 users.View Deal

Kindle Paperwhite
Among the different Kindles, our favorite choice  is the Kindle Paperwhite. The 6.8” display, water-resistant design and 10-week battery life make it a great gift — but you can read our full Kindle Paperwhite review to learn more.View Deal

Belkin MagSafe 3-in-1 Wireless Charging Stand
This 3-in-1 wireless charging stand is perfect gift of convenience for the person who either can't keep track of all their gadgets, or who's nightstand is a mess of charging cables. View Deal

Fujifilm Instax Mini 11
The Fujifilm Instax Mini 11 is the ideal camera for documenting life and printing memories. Anyone can pick up this camera, shoot and print their photos with no fuss. It's endless fun in a compact package.View Deal

Ray-Ban Meta Smart Glasses
These smart glasses are a camera, bluetooth headphones, and stylish designed sunglasses all in one. They're great for commuters and content creators who are always on-the-go. Read our Ray-Ban Meta Smart Glasses review for more info.View Deal

iPhone 15
If you want to win the holidays, Apple's new flagship phone is the ultimate gift. Starting at $799, you'll have a few color options and configurations to choose from. See our full iPhone 15 review for more details. View Deal

Suitcase AirPods Pro 2 Case Cover
Tech accessories make for some of the best gifts under $25, giving a little facelift to your friend's existing devices. We adore this AirPods Pro 2 case that looks like a travel suitcase, complete with customizable stickers. View Deal

Spigen Ultra Hybrid iPhone Case
A brand-new clear iPhone case is foolproof gift, but you'll want to be sure to get one with anti-yellowing properties like the Spigen Ultra Hybrid iPhone Case, our favorite overall iPhone 15 case.View Deal

Nomad Stand One Max
This sleek three-in-one wireless charging dock just hit the market in time for the holidays. It charges your iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods all at once, making it the ideal tech station for a desk. View Deal

Smart Home

Brilliant Smart Home Control
The Brilliant Smart Home Control panel is the ultimate gift for the person ready to take their smart home to the next level. Read how we made it the touchscreen control center of our smart home by replacing our normal light switch.View Deal

Kasa Smart Plug Power Strip
We named this space-saving power strip one of the best smart plugs you can buy. It comes with outlets plus USB ports, and you can control each connected device individually, plus you can monitor energy usage. View Deal

Amazon Echo Show 15
The Echo Show 15 has a large display and adaptive interface with widgets that lets you easily interact with smart home devices. It can even be used a digital picture frame. Read our full Echo Show 15 review to learn more.View Deal

Govee Neon RGBIC Rope Lights
This elevated (yet still affordable) smart light strip is a hassle-free home decor upgrade, perfect home offices, living rooms and bedrooms alike. Thanks to the flexible design, it can even be used to design neon light murals. View Deal

Govee Outdoor String Lights
These color outdoor light bulbs make any patio feel like a party destination. We recommend paring them to the companion app for easy control. They're also weather-proof and shatter-proof, so you can leave them up year-round.View Deal

Ring Video Doorbell
Ring's flagship video doorbell can be wired or run on battery power, and is the least expensive of Ring's video doorbells that can let you know if there's a package at your door. Check out our Ring Video Doorbell review to learn more.  View Deal

Dyson Purifier Hot+Cool™ HP07 Air Purifier
Not only does it clean the air, but the Dyson Purifier Hot + Cool HP07 functions as a heater and a cooling fan combo. With up to 350° oscillation, it features a backward airflow mode, should you want to purify without cooling. View Deal

iRobot Roomba j7+
Roomba's smartest robot vacuum can avoid objects on the floor and the charging base also automatically empties the vacuum. Read our full iRobot Roomba j7+ review to learn more.View Deal

Audio and Home Entertainment

Sony SRS-XB100
One of the best Bluetooth speakers in terms of portability is the Sony SRS-XB100, making it a great gift. It's a particularly good shower speaker, though it's the right size for a golf bag speaker as well.View Deal

AirPods
Amazon has the Apple AirPods with standard/wired charging case on sale for $99. That's one of the best AirPods deals we've ever seen. These cheap AirPods feature Apple's H1 chip for fast wireless connectivity with Apple devices. They're a solid accessory for anyone who has an iPhone.View Deal

JLab JBuds Mini
For just $39 the JBuds Mini wireless earbuds deliver strong performance, and the super-compact design will be attractive to anyone with small ears. Read our full JLab JBuds Mini review to learn more.View Deal

Roku Ultra
The best of the best Roku streaming device can turn any regular TV or projector into a fully-functional smart TV, complete with hundreds of streaming apps. Read our full Roku Ultra review to learn more.View Deal

Samsung Freestyle 2
The Samsung Freestyle 2 is a 1080p portable projector that's light enough to toss in a backpack and can project onto a variety of different surfaces from 30 to 100 inches. It can be powered by a battery pack for entertainment on the go.View Deal

Victrola Stream Onyx
The Victrola Stream Onyx is a sleek record player that meshes effortlessly with a Sonos sound system. The convenience of wireless paired with the fun of the vinyl? That's a tough combo to beat, making this a great gift.View Deal

Marshall Kilburn II
This Bluetooth speaker delivers bumping bass inside a retro-looking, amplifier-like design that doubles as decor. Functional analogue control knobs on top let you tailor the sound to your liking, too. View Deal

Sonos Move 2
This booming battery-powered smart speaker has a long-lasting battery, water-resistance and technology that auto-calibrates the sound to your surroundings. Read our full Sonos Move 2 review to read why we love it.View Deal

Bose QuietComfort Ultra Headphones
These headphones combine class-leading ANC with intuitive features and universal spatial audio to deliver one of the most engaging, peaceful listening experiences money can buy. Read our full Bose QC Ultra Headphones review.View Deal

Sony HT-A7000
What do you get from the Sony HT-A7000? Impressive overall performance from an elegant and full-featured soundbar. It's a great pick for surround sound formats, raising the bar for movie nights at home.View Deal

LG C3 65" 4K OLED TV
The LG C3 OLED is one of the best TVs you can buy, and nothing says happy holidays like a stunning new TV, right? It's hard to beat the performance of this TV, and you can read our full LG C3 OLED TV review to find out why.View Deal

Gaming

Nintendo Switch OLED
The Nintendo Switch OLED is an upgraded version of the hugely popular handheld/home console hybrid. It sports a gorgeous 7-inch OLED display, adjustable kickstand and plenty of internal storage support for hundreds of games.View Deal

PS5 Slim
The new PlayStation 5 is here, and it's significantly slimmer than the original. What's more, you don't have to worry about finding stock. You'll be considered a hero for wrapping this up under the tree. View Deal

Xbox Series X
The Xbox Series X is another excellent console gift idea. The stylish black box can run games at 4K resolution at 60 frames per second without breaking a sweat. Plus, Xbox Game Pass is the best subscription service in gaming.View Deal

Meta Quest 3
The Meta Quest 3 is the latest VR headset for gamers, with true mixed reality features and stronger performance than the Quest 2. It currently comes bundled with Asgard’s Wrath 2. Read our full Meta Quest 3 review to learn more.View Deal

Super Mario Bros. Wonder
If you check out our Super Mario Bros. Wonder review, you'll find out why it's one of the hottest Switch games of the year. Familiar characters and formats meet a joyful soundtrack and stunning visuals for hours of fun. View Deal

Marvel Spider-Man 2
As you'd see in our Spider-Man 2 review, this is one of the most exciting PS5 games available now. Swing and jump across Marvel’s New York as Peter Parker and Miles Morales to experience incredible gameplay and thoughtful stories. View Deal

RiotPWR Gamepad Controller
The RiotPWR Gamepad Controller totally upgrades mobile gaming, adding a physical controller to your smartphone with no hassle. It's compatible with over 1,000 games and works with both iPhone and iPad.View Deal

Starfield
Starfield is a new universe from Bethesda Game Studios, the creators of Skyrim and Fallout 4. This epic sci-fi RPG lets you embark on adventures among the stars as you taken on quests across more than 1,000 planets.   View Deal

Sony PS5 DualSense Controller
You can never have too many controllers for PS5 console. The current DualSense is one of the best high-tech wireless controllers on the market, featuring haptic feedback, adaptive triggers and a built-in microphone.View Deal

Lego Pac-Mac Arcade
The Lego Pac-Mac Arcade isn't technically a piece of tech, but it's a wonderful gift idea for gamers who already have all the gear they possibly need. This 2651-piece set recreates the iconic arcade game with simulated mechanics.View Deal

Lifestyle

Breo Foot Massager Machine
Every day at home can feel like a spa day with this heated foot massager machine. From deep kneading and compression to scraping and rolling, this massager can do it all. Plus, the foot sleeves are washable. View Deal

Hatch Restore 2
This is the best-looking sunrise alarm clock we've ever tried. Not only does it wake you with a gradual sunrise, but it can also work as a night light and sound machine. Read what happened when we used the Hatch Restore 2 for a month.View Deal

TheraFace Mask
This FDA-approved LED skincare mask uses a combination of light and vibration therapy with proven benefits to enhance the appearance of skin. It's the ultimate gadget for the skin-care guru.View Deal

Dyson Airstrait
The Dyson Airstrait isn't your average hair straightener. Its technology powers wet to dry straightening with air — that's right, no hair-damaging hot plates. It's a good alternative gift to the entire Dyson Airwrap system, too.View Deal

Shark FlexStyle Air Styling & Drying System
Speaking of Dyson Airwrap alternatives, this Shark FlexStyle system is a great choice for about half the price. Of course, the hair tools someone needs depends on their hair type, but overall, this all-in-one system is an awesome choice.View Deal

AroMini BT Diffuser
This Bluetooth-connected, waterless aromatherapy diffuser is a brilliant gift idea for the person who prides themselves on a great-smelling home. It can be controlled via app, just be sure to bundle diffuser oil with your gift.View Deal

Oral-B iO Series 10
A toothbrush not sound like the most thoughtful gift, but when it's as high-tech as the Oral-B iO Series 10, your recipient will be ecstatic. It has 7 cleaning modes and a built-in timer, taking the uncertainty out of daily dental care. View Deal

Fitness

Fitbit Inspire 3: was $99 now $69 @ Amazon
The Fitbit Inspire 3 is our favorite budget fitness tracker in 2023 thanks to its small size, fantastic battery life, and bright, colorful touchscreen. Use it to keep tabs on your workouts as well as your sleep quality. If you know someone who might appreciate a companion for their wellness goals, this tracker is a great gift.View Deal

Theragun Mini Massage Gun
Theragun's travel-sized massage gun comes with three foam attachments, so you can tailor the device based on your aches and pains. Therabody makes high-tech wellness feel luxurious, so your gift recipient will be blown away.View Deal

Apple Watch Ultra 2
The Apple Watch Ultra 2 is a full-featured sportswatch with dual-band GPS, emergency features and a large app library. It's the ultimate Apple Watch, and you can read our full Apple Watch Ultra 2 review to find out why.View Deal

Garmin Forerunner 265
Know someone who loves running? The latest Forerunner offers accurate GPS and lots of advanced training metrics at a glance. Read our full Garmin Forerunner 265 to learn more.View Deal

Oura Ring Generation 3
The Oura Ring Generation 3 is one of the best fitness trackers to buy if you don’t want it to look like you’re wearing a fitness tracker — this beautiful ring looks like jewelry. Read our full Oura Ring review to learn more.View Deal

Peloton Guide
You don't need to spend hundreds of dollars on a workout machine for the Peloton experience. The Peloton Guide makes Peloton workouts accessible using an AI-camera to check your form and dhelp you reach fitness goals.View Deal

Bowflex SelectTech 552 Adjustable Dumbbells
A set of adjustable dumbbells is only a good if you know how to use them. That's why we love the Bowflex SelectTech 552 — they connect to an app that tracks your form, counts reps and monitors your progression.  View Deal

Sena R1 Smart Helmet
This is much more than a bike helmet — it features Bluetooth connectivity, built-in speakers and mic. That means you can either listen to music on rides, or intercom multiple helmets together when you ride in a group.View Deal

Kitchen Gadgets

Nespresso Vertuo Pop+: was $149 now $99 at Amazon
This simple espresso maker is the easiest, and most affordable, way to enjoy a Nespresso machine. This is the gift for someone who perhaps just moved into a new home, or who's aging coffee maker could use an upgrade. Bonus points if you pair it with Nespresso pods. View Deal

Dash Stirring Popcorn Maker
What do you get for someone who has every kitchen gadget? We'll guess they don't have a self-stirring popcorn maker. This can make up to 12 cups of popcorn at once, so family movie night is covered. View Deal

bev by BLACK+DECKER Cocktail Maker
This high-tech cocktail maker is the perfect gift for the hostess that has everything. With compatible drink pods, you can make craft drinks with the press of the button. It can even work wirelessly with a BLACK+DECKER drill battery.View Deal

Breville the Joule Turbo Sous Vide Machine
If you know a home chef, you'd be smart to welcome them to the world of water bath sous vide cooking. There are a number of sous vide machines out there, but our current recommendation based on value is this one from Breville.View Deal

Meater 2 Plus
The all-new Meater 2 Plus is the best wireless thermometer for monitoring the temperature of any kind of protein in any kind of appliance. We think it's great for people who love their outdoor grills and smokers. View Deal

Ninja Woodfire Outdoor Oven
The Ninja Woodfire Outdoor Oven is great for making pizzas, smoking wings and many things in between. It's a stellar addition to any outdoor kitchen, but it's also a good fit for small patios and balconies.View Deal

Whynter Beverage Refrigerator
This beverage refrigerator can hold up to 120 standard 12 oz. cans, making it perfect for hosts and busy homes alike. A double-paned glass door protects beverages from harmful UV light, so you can keep it outdoors, too.View Deal

Typhur Dome Air Fryer
The Typhur Dome isn't your average air fryer. It has 30% faster cooking speeds than other air fryers, plus it features a self-cleaning function. It even pairs to an app to monitor and adjust your cooking settings from your phone. View Deal

Breville Nespresso Vertuo Chrome with Aeroccino3
Equipped with capsule recognition, this Nespresso machine can brew your favorite espresso and lungo at just a touch of a button. It even comes with a milk frother to create your speciality drinks, making this an excellent overall value.View Deal

GE Profile Smart Mixer with AutoSense
This high-tech stand mixer is the best gift for home bakers, hands down. It has remote monitoring, voice activation and takes the guess work out of recipes with a built-in scale and texture sensor.View Deal

Ninja AF101 Air Fryer
This 4-quart air fryer can serve a small family, and this device is capable of crisping, roasting, reheating and dehydrating with its various settings. Anytime you can get this particular model for less than $100, you're getting a good value, and it's also an excellent gift.View Deal