12 days of tech Christmas Gift Ideas

12 Days Of Tech Christmas Gift Ideas For This Holiday Season

What do you get for the tech geek at Christmas?

It’s Christmas time and what do you get that tech lover this time of year? We have added a new section at Techpurge with a 12 day countdown to great tech Christmas gift ideas. Stay tuned each day for a new tech Christmas gift update and hopefully we can help you find something great for that tech lover or gadget geek this time of year. Get ready for the coolest tech gift ideas available this season.

 

Samsung Gear S Smart Watch Christmas Gift Idea

Samsung Gear S is the only smart watch that works without a phone & a great Christmas Gift Idea.

Day 1. Samsung Galaxy Gear S

One of the big features of this watch is not needing to have it tethered to a smartphone anymore, as it has built in 3G and WiFi capabilities to allow syncing of messages, emails and will also allow you to make and receive calls via a rather decent inbuilt microphone and speaker. Beautiful display with vivid colors and is one of the best in the smart watch category to date.

A great technological timepiece that will be sure to turn heads.

On Contract: $199
Retail price: $249-$359

 

Apple iPhone 6

The Apple iPhone 6 is a great phone

Day 2. Apple iPhone 6

Need to buy sometihng great for that Apple lover on your Christmas gift list? In that case, Apple’s iPhone 6 is the easy choice. The 2014 update features an all-new 4.7-in. LED-backlit Retina HD display (with a resolution of 1334 x 750), a second-generation 64-bit A8 chipset, an updated camera system, an M8 motion coprocessor, 240 fps-slow-motion HD video and many more features built into the slim design.

With one of the best built-in Touch ID fingerprint scanner acting in concert with the encryption built into iOS 8, you can use your fingerprint to log into the phone, lock down third-party apps, and even purchase items online, in apps and in stores with Apple Pay out now in the US.

Apple’s build quality is still evident in this phone: The iPhone 6 features precision craftsmanship in a case with a sleek, pill-shaped profile made of anodized aluminum and glass. It comes in silver, gold or space gray and includes 16GB, 64GB or 128GB of onboard storage.

Direct price: $199-$399 w/ 2-year contract from AT&T, Sprint or Verizon; $649-$849 unlocked

 

SoundLink® Mini Bluetooth speaker delivers full, natural sound

SoundLink® Mini Bluetooth speaker delivers natural sound

Day 3. SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker

Enjoy your music on the go, everywhere you go. The SoundLink® Mini Bluetooth speaker delivers full, natural sound from an ultra-compact speaker that fits in the palm of your hand. It connects wirelessly to your smartphone, tablet or other Bluetooth device, so you can listen to your music, videos or games anytime, anywhere. Just grab it and go.

A great bluetooth speaker from one of the best brands around. A great Christmas gift idea that the whole family can enjoy listening to while sitting around this holiday season.

Retail price: $199-$269

 

Galaxy Note 4 Gift

Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Day 4. Samsung Galaxy Note 4

One of the best phones on the market right now.

The 5.7-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display features more pixels per inch than any other display ever made. That means images are clearer. Other Features include: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth: v4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE, USB: microUSB v2.0 (MHL 3), USB Host, USB On-the-go, GPS: with A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Browser: HTML5, Messaging: SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, Li-ion 3,220 mAh battery

Direct price: $199-$399 w/ 2-year contract from AT&T, Sprint or Verizon; $749-$855 unlocked

 

 

Stay tuned tomorrow for our #4 pick for the 12 Days of Tech Christmas Gift Ideas…