Top 10 Tech Gifts for 2020



It’s hard to believe that 2020 is drawing to a close and that Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa is around the corner. Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for the technology-loving friend or family member in your life or you feel like splurging since this year has been a downer, we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 tech gifts to explore this season.

  1. Amazon SmartPlug - If you already have Alexa, take her and your electronic devices to the next level with the Amazon Smart Plug. Plug your lights into the device, and when you get home, you can tell Alexa to turn your lights on. You can also schedule them through Alexa to turn on regularly so you can avoid walking into a dark house during the dreary winter evenings. (Amazon, $24.99)

  2. Topvision Mini Projector - No longer do you need Apple TV and a TV to make movies and screens from your smartphone come to lifesize scale. This mini projector is perfect for watching movies and easily connects to your phone or computer. (Amazon, $89.99)

  3. Voch Night Light Bluetooth Speaker - If you want an immersive sound experience, look no further than this bluetooth speaker. Featuring six different color light settings, it’s perfect as an outdoor speaker or a bedside table light. (Amazon, $22.99)

  4. Bose Soundlink Micro Portable Outdoor Speaker - Portable and easy to carry with you, this waterproof speaker offers unparalleled sound quality and lasts up to six hours with one charge. (Amazon, $99.99)

  5. USB Keychain Charger Leather Tassel - If you need an extra battery boost for your electronic devices but don’t want to carry around bulky cords, consider this keyring that doubles as a key charger. This discreet charger is available in various colors, including pink, black, white and blue. (Amazon, $17.99)

  6. Dyson Airwrap - We know it’s a little expensive — OK, very expensive — but the beauty maven in your life will be in love with perfectly curled hair that doesn’t use any extreme heat or cause extensive damage. (Sephora, $549.99)

  7. Napatek Digital Picture Frame - Perfect for grandparents or relatives, this 10-inch screen showcases an array of high-resolution photos, including playing videos and music. Pre-load your family’s favorite photos and videos and give the gift that keeps on giving smiles and joy year-round. (Amazon, $79.99)

  8. Away Luggage - This sleek suitcase combines convenience and space with tech by featuring a removable battery charger, making it easy to charge your electronic devices while waiting for your flight. (Away, $225)

  9. Click and Grow Smart Garden - If there’s one thing that 2020 taught us with toilet paper and paper towel shortages, it’s that a convenient garden of homegrown fruits, veggies and herbs is a fantastic gift. Consider exploring this smart garden that allows three different herbs to grow with an LED light. (Amazon, $99.95)

  10. Tineco A10 Hero Cordless Vacuum - We know that appliances aren’t always the best gifts, but they are practical. With more people working from home this year, having a tidy space has never been more critical, especially for mental health. Consider cutting the vacuum cord with this lightweight vacuum that delivers 25 minutes of runtime and easily mounts to any wall. (Amazon, $199.99)

Additionally, If you subscribe to Home Telecom’s HomeSmart system, this technology is compatible with Z-Wave devices, such as thermostats, light bulbs, appliances, garage door controllers and more. To learn more, visit Home Telecom.