Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, still fretting over what to get for that very special techie lady in your life? Here are some ideas for gadget gifts that are thoughtful, practical and don’t break the bank.
All these gadgets are available on Amazon and eligible for Prime, so you can get them at the click of a button and know they will be delivered on time.
Best part is, they are all highly rated by hundreds of other happy customers so you know they are quality items you can trust.
1. An Adorable Animal Companion That Charges Your Phone
Weighing at 250g, these adorable portable chargers provide fast charging and are easy to carry around. The most powerful model has a large capacity of 10,000mAh, which can charge an iPhone 6 up to 4 times and the Samsung S6 2.5 times.
If you think it doesn’t get cuter than this, on some models the ears will even light up to indicate different battery status. Super cute and very practical, these chargers are a perfect gift for animal lovers.
‘This little guy isn’t only adorable but is powerful! My favorite part is how his ears light up to let you know his battery power. I’ve had problems with portable chargers in the past saying they are powerful but not even fully charging my phone. No problems with this one! Would definitely recommend!’ – Amazon reviewer
2. A Smart Jewellery That Lowers Stress
Leaf by Bellabeat, $119.99-$149.99, Amazon Prime
Designed for ladies, Bellabeat’s Leaf is a health tracker packs powerful tracking features into an elegant designed jewelry, its versatile design allows it be worn as a necklace or brooch.
Aiming at improving overall health, Leaf can be used to monitor sleep, fitness activity and menstrual cycles. By tracking breathing during breathing exercises, Leaf aims to help to manage and relieve stress, increase focus and fall the user to fall asleep easily. It offers a commendable long battery life of six months.
‘I was looking for a gift for my fiancée who is an outdoorsy and pretty active person, but she doesn’t do gym exercise or lifting much. So I thought Leaf seemed to be the perfect gift although I wasn’t sure if she’d like the design. It turned out that she loves the design and everything else about Leaf, and she wears it a lot. She finds it very useful and practical for her job because the regular fitness tracker was considered inappropriate for official events such as a business meeting. I am happy to see that she pays more attention to her daily activities.’ – Amazon reviewer
3. A Therapeutic Massager To Relieve Sore Muscles
The therapeutic mini massager by Alessandro Yarosi is waterproof, cordless and rechargeable. Its compact size makes it a perfect travel massager, together with the soft silk travel bag that comes along with it. The wand massanger offers 8 Powerful speeds and 20 patterns to offer relief to tired feet, legs, neck, back & shoulders.
Highly rated on Amazon with 4.6 stars in 900 reviews, it receives glowing testimonials from customers:
‘Girlfriend loves her personal massager because it gets her to higher levels of relaxation than she was previously able to achieve’ – Amazon reviewer
4. A Smart Assistant for a Modern Home
All-New Echo Dot (2nd Generation) by Amazon, $49.99, Amazon Prime
Smart virtual assistants are capturing our imaginations, as evident by their appearance on shows like Her and Black Mirror. Amazon’s second generation Echo Dot is one of the smartest, value for money devices you can get on the market today.
Powered by ‘Alexa’, Amazon’s cloud-connected, voice-activated virtual assistant, it can play you music, control smart home devices, provide information, read the news. This new generation of Echo Dot packs improved functionalities at half the price of its predecessor.
And that’s not all, Alexa keeps getting smarter thanks to an increasingly robust market of over 3000 third-party voice apps called ‘skills which can teach Alexa additional tricks, such as ordering Uber and Lyft rides, paying credit card bills and ordering a Domino’s pizza.
‘Having worked in the electronics retail industry for years now, I’ve seen scores of Smart devices come and go. Until now, nobody quite got it right. In the Echo Dot, Amazon has created a near perfect blend of hardware and software.’ – Amazon reviewer
5. A Wireless Headphone That Changes Light With Music
Perfect for gamers or that special cat lady in your life, these adorable wireless cat ear headphones come with accented ears that light up with music. The colors change automatically every 30-45 seconds, or the user can pick one of the eight colors to match her mood and outfit of the day.
It provides high quality noise cancelling and can be rechargeable via USB—up to 5 hours playing time per charge. External speakers are embedded on the ears so the user can easily go from a private listening mode to a party-rocking sound system for everyone with a flip of the switch.
‘Got this as a gift for my wife, cause she makes the cutest gamer girl. Happy wife happy life here. She really loves the headset.’ – Amazon reviewer