Love and lust are in the air. It is that time of the year again. Being 2017, a simple soft toy, chocolates and a teddy bear are just not enough. Technology is the name of the Valentine game. Everything screams technology and so must your gifts. Today, the way to one’s heart or any other part of the body goes through an electric port. Such is the effect of technology and we cannot deny the impact it has on our daily (and love) lives.
Adhering to this generation’s needs, here is a list of 14 tech gifts you can get her and get her! We assume and would not be wrong to guess that she already has her desired phone. Here are 14 other gadgets that will make her happy.
1. Fitness bands
Most women do not like wearing bulky watches and prefer something light. Fitness bands are a great choice as gifts. Not only are they available in a plethora of options from funky colours to displays and prices, but also serve as a cool piece of tech to keep your partner healthy.
If she is someone who takes care of her health, she would appreciate this gift even more. If she is stuck on the thought to start being healthy, this can be a good motivator.
2. VR glasses
VR glasses are cheap thrills in the world of Virtual Reality. All she needs is a VR app and her phone, that’s it. From VR games to watching her favourite series on a virtual screen, VR glasses are an amazing gift. With Facebook and Google already supporting 360-degree videos, introducing her to the world of Virtual reality is a cool idea to explore. There are other benefits which you can whisper in her ears.
3. Bluetooth speakers
Wires will be a part of history books sooner than we imagine. The era demands going wireless. Bluetooth speakers are an amazing gift to this end. Most girls listen to their own choice of music that make them sway.
Bluetooth speakers are available in several choices, colours and functionalities. Make her move.
4. Bluetooth earphones/headphones
Apple has already ditched the headphone jack and other manufacturers will eventually follow. Wireless earphones and headphones are not just future proof but also provide freedom from wires. There are several options available and some research is always helpful before you gift her a pair of music companions.
5. Smart watch
There is no denying that a mechanical watch will never go out of fashion and maintains it’s own appeal. But apart from looking classy and showcasing time, it does nothing much. smart watches, on the other hand, redefine what a watch can do. They offer several other functionalities from acting as standalone music libraries to quick app access and much more.
Available in several sizes and styles, smart watches are a great gift. Do remember to research on what you buy and not just cheap out on it.
6. Personalised smartphone case
Smartphones are built to take a fall but almost every smartphone requires a case as an accidental insurance. There are many online services that allow you to personalise smartphone cases. Scout the internet and design a case for her smartphone.
7. Selfie stick
I know, I know. Just gift the darn thing to her. She will love it.
8. Selfie light
These are LED lights that will brighten up her selfie game. If she is a selfie freak, this is definitely something she will appreciate.
9. Funky smartphone holder or car/bike charger
In the world of smartphones, our hands do need some rest! A smartphone holder does not have to be boring. Search the internet for some funky smartphone holders and you would be amazed to see the options available. Also, if she owns a car or a bike, there are smartphone holders and chargers available for either vehicle types.
10. Portable charger
This is a necessity in today’s world of gadgets. Gift her a portable charger that is sleek and does the job for her. If she has just one smartphone, a small capacity charger would be enough. If she has anything more, research well and gift her a charger accordingly.
Women prefer reading books. If your girl is one among them or even wishes to start reading, Kindle will be an ideal gift. Apart from being light-weight, Kindle comes with a mind-boggling battery life and can store a library of e-books based on the model you choose. Nothing better than the gift of words.
12. Creative USB drives
Most pen drives are boring and have manufacturer advertising all over them. Search the internet and you could find some rather creative USB drives. From Hello Kitty to her favourite cartoon character, USB drives are available in several sizes and options. Choose the one that will make her smile each time she reaches for it.
13. Touch screen stylus
A stylus may seem something of the past. And yes, it is! But if your girl loves scribbling around her notebooks and drawing designs, this could be an ideal gift for her. Available in pointer sizes and functions, a stylus is a great way for her to be creative right on her phone and/or tablet screen.
14. Gift Card
Women are complex, and at times, none of the above-mentioned gifts might match her complexity. Here’s where gift cards come to the rescue. Available in various denominations and for just about every store in the world, gift cards let her do the choosing for herself. Here’s some advice – Get her a gift card from an e-commerce site so that all brands and services across the internet are available for her to choose from.
Enjoy your Valentine’s Day
No matter what you gift her, remember the line by Albert Einstein –
I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.
More than material gifts, give her your time and attention. Make her feel special despite these gifts and enjoy your Valentine’s Day, the traditional way.