Buying gifts for a tech enthusiast isn’t always easy, especially if you are shopping on a budget. But luckily for you, we have put together a short guide to show that buying a great tech gift doesn’t have to leave a major dent in your wallet.
From fashionable USB Flash Drives and high-capacity SD cards to Bluetooth earbuds and wireless chargers, there truly is something for everyone on your Christmas list this year. Here is our roundup of the best tech gifts under £15.
The SanDisk Ultra microSD card is ideal for Android-based smartphones and tablets. Rated A1, this card is optimised for apps, delivering faster app launch and performance that provides a better smartphone experience. It is also perfect for recording and watching Full HD video, with transfer speeds of up to 100MB/s to ensure that you can move all your content blazingly fast – up to 1000 photos in just one minute. Available here.
The oneo USB-C Charging Dock is a stylish and compact solution for your charging needs. Utilising innovative pass-through technology, this charging dock allows you to connect your USB-C smartphone to the cradle via a USB connection and simultaneously use the computer port to charge your phone, as well as synchronise your data. Charge and sync your device stylishly. Available here.
With the M1011 TWS Wireless Earphones, you never need to worry about tangled wires again. Designed to sit comfortably within your ears, they provide high-quality audio sound with a robust 10M Bluetooth range. These earphones offer up to 5 hours continuous playback, and a further 3 full charges in the charging case to keep you going on the move. They make a great value gift without breaking the bank. Available here.
The Nexstand K7 is a lightweight and portable laptop stand, perfect for both work and travel. It can help to relieve the discomforts such as back and shoulder pain and a stiff neck that laptop users often experience – whilst the compact, foldable design will instantly change your laptop into a take-anywhere desktop station. With more and more people working from home, this would make an ideal stocking filler. Available here.
The SD memory card storage case by MyMemory is a tough, water-resistant ABS wallet made to carry and store 12x SDHC, SDXC and microSD memory cards. This rugged case offers a clip and moulded protective rubber interior lining that protects against harmful shocks, by securing each memory card within the SD carrier. A must-have for every photographer/videographer from beginner to professional. Available here.
Store, transfer and share your favourite photos, videos, music and more with Kingston’s DataTraveler SE9 G2 USB 3.0 Flash drive. Its stylish, capless design means there’s no cap to lose, and its ultra-small form factor fits any lifestyle. It makes a great accessory for notebooks as well as tablets that offer USB ports, whilst its durable casing lets users securely carry this drive everywhere they go with their new devices. Available here.
The oneo Long Range LED Torch is perfect for outdoors. Classified as a professional tourist LED flashlight, this torch will work in the toughest conditions. With a durable casing, IPX6 rating, and dimmable function, it can adjust to the surrounding environment, such as a forest, a cave or mountain passes. It has an operating time of between 3.5 to 15 hours, depending on the batteries used. Available here.
The oneo Qi Wireless Charging Pad offers charging with ultimate freedom – no cables and no delay. Faster than today’s 5W wireless chargers, the oneo Wireless Charging Pad is faster than many standard wired chargers on the market and enables you to charge your compatible phone without the need to plug into a wall charger or USB port. There is also no need to remove your case to charge. Available here.
The MyMemory PRO High Speed SDHC and SDXC cards are a perfect fit for your DSLR, digital camera, camcorder and SD compatible PC. These cards offer super-fast transfer speeds up to 100MB/s and are ideal for 4K Ultra High-Definition video, large RAW photos and burst-mode photography. This card would make the perfect stocking filler for the photographer in your life. Available here.
TP-Link’s stylish Ally series 15600mAh Power Bank is a superior Portable Power Station, ensuring that your devices can always be charged and ready to use, wherever you are. The ultra-high capacity working together with high energy efficiency delivers more power for all your devices. Whilst TP-Link’s dual flexible output ports allow you to charge power-hungry devices simultaneously. Available here.
MyMemory Premium High Speed Micro SD cards are the perfect partner for your high-spec smartphone or tablet. Enjoy more space for photos, videos, music and apps. With enhanced transfer speeds up to 100MB/s, the MyMemory PRO 128GB lets you transfer a 3GB video to your laptop in just 35 seconds. Plus, this card comes with a lifetime warranty, giving you the comfort and confidence you need. Available here.
The new E7S TWS Wireless Earphones offer a strong BT range of 10M – meaning that you will never have to worry about tangled cables again. Offering an engaging cordless experience, each in-ear bud fits comfortably and secure in your ears. Plus, you can charge your E7S Bluetooth earbuds anywhere, anytime with the specially designed mini charging case with a built-in 300mAh battery. Available here.
Still looking for ideas? Visit our website now to get the best gifts under £15 and be sure to put a smile on their face this Christmas.
Editor’s Note: Originally published 31 October 2019 at 10:56 AM, updated 19 November 2020 at 15:58 PM