Need a gift for Father’s Day? Is it your friend’s birthday soon? You have no shortage of options when it comes to getting them the tech gift of their dreams.
While the tried-and-true socks and ties are great for some guys, you know you can do better. So many new gadgets have hit the market that you’ll find something for everyone.
Whether you’re budget-conscious or want to splurge, there are plenty of options for you. With that in mind, here are 25 gift ideas for guys who like tech.
1. Hyperice Vyper 2.0 Vibrating Fitness Foam Roller
If you’re looking for a gift that involves technology and fitness, this is for you. It’s a fitness roller, but it has three vibration speeds to amplify a foam rolling routine.
The Hyperice Vyper Roller loosens muscles, improves blood circulation and relieves any soreness from a mild to an intense workout. It’s made of eco-friendly materials and comes with a rechargeable lithium-ion battery for everyday use.
2. Apple AirPods Pro
AirPods keep getting better, and you can’t go wrong with the Apple AirPods Pro, equipped with active noise-canceling technology, giving the tech-loving guy an immersive sound experience.
Plus, you can get them with a customizable fit so he can jam to his favorite music or listen to his favorite podcast in comfort. The battery lasts a long time, and it charges wirelessly. In just five minutes of charge time, you can listen to one hour of whatever you want.
3. The Man Cave Gift Basket
Does your techie friend have his own man cave? If so, our man cave gift basket has everything they could ever want, from snacks to spirits.
They’ll get an assortment of candy, including KitKats™, Milky Ways™ and more. And they’ll enjoy a bottle of Maker's Mark™ bourbon to boot. That’s not all, however. Our basket also comes with playing cards, rocks glasses, a set of whiskey stones, a reusable crate and a flask.
4. Fizzics DraftPour Beer Dispenser
The guy who loves beer just as much as he loves tech will greatly appreciate this gift. The Fizzics DraftPour Beer Dispenser takes any can or bottle of beer and turns it into a draft experience. This enhances the flavor and taste of beer.
It works with any beer style from IPAs to lagers, doesn’t require carbon dioxide cartridges and is portable, lightweight and durable. The man who receives this gift will be the life of every party.
5. Ekster Aluminum Cardholder
Leather wallets are a thing of the past. Get the tech guy in your life the Ekster Aluminum Cardholder. With the touch of a button, all of his cards fan out like a switchblade. It allows you to carry multiple cards at once — up to 15 — and keeps a slim profile, unlike bulky fabric wallets. Plus, it blocks wireless theft.
Since it’s made of aluminum, it will last nearly forever. And it has an extendable back in case you need room for more cash.
Electric bikes have recently become popular. They are a great way to stay in shape, and they’re equally great for the environment. The guy who gets an electric bike as a gift can still pedal to get a workout, but he can simply use the pedal-assist when he needs a break.
It’s a more cost-effective way to get around, too, since he won’t have to pay for gas, car insurance or all of the required maintenance that goes into a standard vehicle.
7. Philips Hue Play Light Bar
Looking for a gift that will light up his life, or at least make it more colorful? The Philips Hue Play Light Bar adds instant color to any room. Two bars come in one pack, and they can be stood upright, placed on the back of a television or laid down.
They come in black and white, can be controlled with your voice and have integrated LED lights. Easily change the color of the lights for the right mood setting.
8. Centaur Smart Chess Set
Chess has become popular once again thanks to the Netflix show The Queen’s Gambit. If your guy has become a chess enthusiast, step up his game with the Centaur Smart Chess Set.
The chessboard comes with smart technology that adjusts to your playing level, meaning whoever plays will have fun and be challenged. The board has a lighted display, too, and comes with weighted chess pieces.
9. Rocketbook Core Reusable Smart Notebook
The Rocketbook Core Reusable Smart Notebook provides a pen and paper experience, but it’s completely digital. This notebook has a sleek design, and it’s reusable and connected to any cloud service.
It will last for years, and the guy you give it to will never have to purchase actual pens and paper for his writing needs. It’s customizable as it comes in many colors, and you can get dot grid or lined notebook pages.
10. Ember Temperature Control Mug
Keep his coffee warm with the Ember Temperature Control Mug. He can set the temperature exactly where he wants it so he can enjoy his hot beverage from the first to last sip.
It has a long-lasting battery but can also stay on the charging coaster for all-day use. Plus, you can control it with a smartphone. If the tech guy is more on-the-go, Ember sells a travel mug, too.
11. Click and Grow Smart Garden
Technology has permeated almost every aspect of life, including gardens. The Click and Grow Smart Garden allows you to grow fresh herbs, greens and fruit all year round.
Plus, it is indoors, meaning you never have to go outside to toil in the sun. Simply add the seed pods, water them, plug in the garden and watch the garden grow. Then, you can harvest and eat!
12. Rubik’s Connected Cube
Rubik’s Cubes are still a great way to work your mind. They’re a fun puzzle to figure out, and they got better by going digital!
The Rubik’s Connected Cube is smart, and while using the connected app, you can track every move to learn and improve the game. Plus, you can compete in challenges with others who have the app and device!
13. Fitbit Charge 4
The new Fitbit Charge 4 is better than ever. For the guy who likes to keep his fitness in check, this is the gift for him. It has a built-in GPS, heart rate monitor and a comfortable fit.
The Fitbit also reminds you to keep moving, too. It comes in various colors, too, so he can stay stylish, techy and healthy. Help him get his health and fitness in check.
14. Viktor Jurgen Neck Massage Pillow
Who doesn’t love comfort and a good neck massage? Any tech guy will love this pillow as it has 3D massage nodes that provide a deep massage.
He can play video games, watch a movie or just relax, all while getting a massage. The pillow isn’t just for necks, though — it can massage the back, abdomen, thighs and calves.
15. Smartphone Picture Printer
Get instant physical photos with the KiiPix smartphone picture printer! You can easily print photos from your smartphone. Add film, place the phone in the slot and print.
It folds flat for portability, and no batteries or cords are needed. He can even enhance the photo before it prints to ensure excellent images. What better way to keep memories forever?
16. Wyze Cam v3 Wi-Fi Security Camera
If the guy who likes tech also likes to stay safe, get him the Wyze Cam v3 security camera. It has color night viewing and can be used both indoors and outdoors.
The image is crisp, and you will get free 14-day cloud storage. Plus, when he has a visitor, there’s 2-way talk. The speaker can also siren to intruders or pesky critters that come onto the porch.
17. Hamilton Beach Smart Coffee Maker
Got a coffee lover in your life? The Hamilton Beach Smart Coffee Maker works with the Amazon Alexa, meaning you can tell Alexa to start brewing, making coffee-making convenient.
It brews up to 12 cups of coffee, too. You can also create a coffee-making routine with the coffee maker, and there’s a cleaning cycle reminder to ensure the coffee maker stays fresh.
18. iFixit Pro Tech Toolkit
One thing that is super handy for any guy to have is a toolkit. Pair that with technology, and you have the perfect gift. The iFixit Pro Tech Toolkit can fix almost any technological device. It includes a variety of tools, like screwdrivers, steel blades and tweezers to get into those intricate moving parts of technology.
That way, he won’t have to spend time taking his device somewhere else to fix it, which could cost valuable time and money. It’s a great way for him to learn how to fix his own items!
19. Nintendo Switch Lite Handheld Gaming Console
The Nintendo Switch Lite is for gamers on the go. It is a handheld device that can go nearly anywhere since it’s so compact and lightweight.
There are multiplayer gaming options as well, so the guy you get this for can link together with others who have a Switch Lite. It comes in a variety of colors, too, for a more customized experience.
20. Peak Design Everyday Zip Backpack
With all the tech gear your guy has, he’ll need something to keep it safe and secure. The Peak Design Everyday Zip Backpack is visually appealing and extremely functional.
It’s weatherproof, so no water will be able to ruin tech devices. It’s great for camera gear and can also hold smaller laptops. It’s travel-friendly as well and super comfortable.
21. Snooz White Noise Machine
The Snooz White Noise Sound Machine will help you get the perfect night of sleep. It has an actual fan inside for the ultimate white noise, and it turns any bedroom into a sleeping haven. White noise helps you fall asleep and stay asleep.
Although it has a real fan, it won’t change the temperature in the room. You can adjust the tone of the white noise and the volume, and it’s small, making it travel-friendly.
22. OXO Sweep & Swipe Laptop Cleaner
Another great gift for guys who like tech is the OXO Sweep & Swipe Laptop Cleaner. It keeps any device with a screen looking as good as new. If you have a device with a screen, you know that it gets full of dust, fingerprints and crumbs.
This cleaner has a retractable brush that sweeps dirt and debris, while the microfiber pad picks up any excess debris and cleans away fingerprints and smudges. The compact design means you can take it anywhere your device goes.
23. AcuRite Weather Station
Check the weather any time of the day with the AcuRite Weather Station with Indoor and Outdoor Monitoring. It shows real-time weather conditions, provides a personalized weather forecast and has an easy-to-read display.
Anytime he has to go somewhere, he can easily check the weather for the next 12 hours so he’s prepared for any condition.
24. G.U.S. Eco-Friendly Bamboo Multi-Device Charging Station and Dock
Great Useful Stuff offers a Multi Charging Station that charges multiple devices at once, meaning the tech guy can keep using his tech gear. The charging system is crafted with bamboo, and it's eco-friendly.
It keeps cords tangle-free, organizes multiple devices and is the perfect gift for the guy who loves his technology. It looks great on any desk or nightstand, too, and comes in various finishes to match any home decor.
25. Holy Stone Mini Drone Nano Quadcopter
Want to get a cool gadget for your tech-loving guy? The Holy Stone Foldable Mini Nano Drone is the perfect gift for someone who wants to try their hand at flying a drone.
Its design makes it easy for beginner drone-flyers, and it's affordable, so you don't have to worry too much about it crashing into a tree or getting lost in a park! The drone is easy to control, and you can fold it into the controller for easy transportation to take it anywhere.
26. Tile Mate Anything Finder
Sometimes, people lose their most important items. The moment that you realize your keys or wallet’s no longer in your possession, panic sets in.
However, with the Tile Mate Anything Finder, the tech guy you give it to won't have to worry any longer. You attach the tile to any essential item, and within a 200-foot range, you can track it with your phone using Bluetooth. This gives peace of mind with those valuable items.
The Best Tech Gifts
Which gift will you choose for the guy in your life who likes technology? With so many great options, you can’t go wrong.
Oscar Collins is the editor-in-chief at Modded, where he writes about gear, cars and more. Follow him on Twitter @TModded for frequent updates on his work.