The month of love is here, and it’s time to pick a worthy gift for your techie better half. So, let us play a crucial role in this search as we bring some interesting ideas to make this Valentine’s special…for both of you. 💑
The last few years were particularly difficult for relationships.
Everyone was affected by the pandemic, and physical meetups were hard to imagine. But now it’s 2023, and we are decently past the trying times.
So, this is the time to rejoice and celebrate. And with 14th February on the horizon, let’s not forget the crucial task at hand.
Best Valentine’s Day Gifts
Personally, choosing a gift has always been a herculean task for me. There are always countless options, and it becomes more confusing when the budget has to be factored in too.
Consequently, we have set the ceiling at $100.
Without any further build-up, we’re starting with this list in the hope you find a perfect gift for your Valentine.
Fitbit Inspire 3
This smart band is a surprising value for money in a tiny package. Fitbit Inspire 3 packs a ton of features covering health, stress, and sleep management:
- Heart rate monitor
- Cardio fitness score
- Auto exercise tracking
- Blood oxygen monitor
- Skin temperature variation
- High/low heart rate tracker
- Up to 10-day battery life
- Smartphone notifications
- Sleep tracking, etc.
Notably, Fitbit Inspire 3 has much more to offer, such as wellness reports, sleep profiles, yoga, meditation tracker, and more.
However, some of these features are locked behind Fitbit premium membership which is $9.99 a month or $79.99 annually after the first free six months.
Is your partner a bit forgetful? If yes, this pack of 4 Apple Airtags can be a gift that will do a great service.
This cute little thing is the closest Apple has come to manufacturing a pendant.
Airtag can be a lifesaver in finding anything you lose. One can place it in anything like a wallet or backpack, and it will help find this if misplaced. This is registered to Apple IDs and can also be located with the help of other Apple devices out there.
Besides, all data remains encrypted without it being a privacy hazard.
You can also add an engraving if you’re purchasing it directly from Apple. 😀
Kindle Reader (2022)
Your search for a perfect digital gift for a bookworm partner ends with this–a Kindle. Evidently, it’s a 2022 release and the most economical Kindle edition, with the top-of-the-line model going north of $400.
- 6″ Anti-glare display
- 300 DPI
- Six weeks battery life
- 16 GB storage
- WiFi, Bluetooth
Importantly, this will have lock-screen ads, and you have to go for a $119 edition for an ad-free experience.
Blue Yeti USB Microphone
This plug-and-play USB mic is all about studio-quality recording and streaming.
It comes with four pickup patterns and nifty onboard controls for efficient operation. Besides, one can have zero-latency monitoring of the mic output, which helps get real-time feedback.
Coupled with the Blue Voice software, one can have enhanced recordings with modulations, sound effects, and more to craft the outputs their way.
Overall, Blue Yeti makes for a memorable present for anyone into music, streaming, etc.
Drones are certainly useful for anyone into filming adventures, family functions, or just plain simple fun.
This drone packs a 1080-pixel camera which helps to record its own flight or anything in its 90-degree range. One can use a smartphone or its remote controller to manage air navigation.
The best thing about this drone is the one key takeoff and landing. It also features an emergency stop which one can deploy to land it immediately.
Moreover, you can operate it by just moving your smartphone with its optional gravity control.
Besides, it’s pre-defined gestures to help you take images or record video and boasts of voice commands for the flight and camera functions.
Finally, this foldable drone package also includes rechargeable batteries and a carrying case.
Rocketbook Pro 2.0
This is a smart notebook from Rocketbook for your ‘executive’ partner.
In a nutshell, this comprises a few synthetic pages one can write upon and use a microfiber cloth (and water) to erase for reuse.
This digital notebook is also complemented by the Rocketbook application, which scans and syncs the writings to the apps like Google Drive, Gmail, Slack, Dropbox, iCloud, Evernote, etc.
Rocketbook Pro boasts a 360-degree lay flat design for comfortable writing sessions.
The bundle contains scratch-resistant hardcover, a page pack (20 sheets), one microfiber cloth, and a Pilot FriXion pen.
Vinyl Record Player
This is a multi-purpose record player which you can gift to bring back a warm sense of nostalgia this valentine’s.
It’s compatible with 7″ 10″ 12″ vinyl records and can play at 33, 45, and 78 RPM. Besides, you can use Bluetooth or aux-connect for it to work, just like a speaker.
Additionally, one can also connect external speakers for greater audio output or headphones for quieter listening.
Lastly, the wooden exteriors and the top cover add to the overall ambiance, helping it to pass as a pure decorative material.
Raycon Wireless Earbuds
These lightweight Bluetooth 5.2-enabled earbuds can play non-stop for eight hours. Besides, this is complemented by a charging case that can power up the earbuds an extra two times, which roughly sums up to 32 hours of playtime.
Additionally, this is IPx6 waterproof.
These wireless buds also feature nifty features like Awareness mode (effective noise cancellation), three sound profiles, and six silicone gel tips to fit most ear canals comfortably.
Overall, an excellent gift for anyone loving music and calls on the go.
This tiny power-packed wireless speaker offers superior bass with up to six hours of relentless audio.
Besides, this one is rugged for demanding outdoor usage and offers IP67 dust and water resistance.
In addition, you’ll have a built-in microphone for taking calls and the ability to directly access your phone’s Google Assistant or Siri from the speaker itself.
Moreover, you can sync this with other Bose speakers (say two SoundLink Micros) to have an even better listening experience, perfect for a small house party.
Finally, you have its Bose Connect App for software updates, customized settings, and unlocking product features.
Ember Smart Cup
Ember Smart Cup lets you maintain the preferred temperature for 6 oz (178ml) of your favorite drink for up to 1.5 hours with the in-built battery or an entire day with its charging dock.
This is a perfect gift for your coffeeholic partner; however, it works for all espresso-based drinks alike.
It has a led indicator to tell you when the drink has attained the specified temperature. Plus, it’s powered with intelligent auto turns-off.
Lastly, this smart cup works in 120°F – 145°F (50°C – 62.5 °C) temperature range you can set with the Ember application.
This multi-purpose massing pillow has varying heat and pressure intensities to help you feel fresh after a back-breaking day’s work.
One can use this massager while charging at home or on the go with its car charger.
Its two heating zones help you feel comfy at the neck and back simultaneously. The massager is designed to perfectly fit bodily curves at the neck, back, abdomen, calf, thigh, etc.
It can deliver 70 mins massing sessions on a single charge. Additionally, this comes with a 15-minute auto-off timer to prevent overheating or overuse.
And all this goodness is backed up by a comprehensive warranty offering a free replacement for any damage within the first year.
SIN SHINE air blower is for anyone struggling to keep their electric equipment clean.
Its strong air jet will help push out dust from hard-to-reach and sensitive areas of your keyboard, CPU, printer, scanner, etc.
It weighs just 1.9 pounds and is equipped with a 10-foot-long cord for effortless cleaning sessions. In addition, the in-built light assists in identifying dark areas for thorough cleanups.
This is a one-time investment aimed at saving on repeated canned air expenses.
Please note this is an air-blower without any suction capabilities. 👈
Portable Home Projector
This TMY projector, along with its 100-inch projector curtain, paves the way for a cinematic experience at home.
It has a native 720p resolution (up to 1080p projected image support) and a 7500-lumen bulb for a clear and brighter display.
Besides the excellent brightness, you also get a great 5000:1 contrast ratio for decent blacks.
Based on the distance, the display area can be adjusted from 32 to 220 inches.
This mini projector is compatible with smartphones, USB, TV sticks, HDMI, etc. Additionally, you also get built-in dual speakers and 60,000 hours of lamp life.
Importantly, this is wired, and you can opt for TMY’s higher range of projectors for Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity📶 .
This is a valentine’s gift chiefly aimed at females.
Other than the ornamental appearance, this boasts a 1.32-inch high-resolution color display one can use to make/receive calls and keep tabs on one’s physical fitness.
It monitors blood oxygen, sleep patterns😴 , heart rate💓 , blood pressure🩺, etc.
Powered with Bluetooth 5.1, one can also play music via smartphones and receive notifications for email, Facebook, WhatsApp, etc.
It has 20 sports modes and provides standard workout data, like the step count, calorie burn, distance traveled, etc.
This smartwatch works flawlessly with Android and iOS. On the battery front, it takes just two hours for a full charge which gives 7 to 14 days of runtime based on the usage.
In addition to the gold stainless steel strap, the package also includes a silicone band, making this perfect for everyday use.
Echo Dot 5
This one from Amazon is the latest iteration in its smart speaker range.
Echo Dot 5 features an LED clock and boasts improved bass, vocals, and overall sound over its predecessors.
Besides, the LED display also shows weather information🌦️, song titles, and more.
It also comes with a mic-off button for improved privacy. One can also pair up this Echo dot with a Fire TV for a surround sound experience.
In addition, this handy smart speaker can also function as a WiFi extender with a compatible eero router.
Finally, it can also function as a smart home hub and has much to offer for its size.
What was your pick?
I hope you got what you’re looking for.
However, bookmark this page if you’re still searching, as we’ll be on the lookout and keep updating this article.
Happy Valentine’s Day!
If you are looking for employee gifting options, we have a list for that as well. 🎁