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Christmas Gift Guide: Tech

Because your iPhone is now worth more money than ever, Samsung keeps wheeling out improvement-after-improvement, computer games are as popular as ever and there’s a million pretty epic home gadgets that we all want despite our need or not, tech is an awesome gift idea for basically anyone.

We’ve done a round up of our favourite techy gift ideas for Christmas this year so you can chill.

Or if these don’t work for you, try these grooming gift ideas, these home and interiors gift ideas, the best gifts that come in a bottle, these gift ideas for her right here or the best gift ideas for him right here.

Huawei Mate 10 or Mate 10 Pro mobile handset

Huawei Mate 10

Huawei’s latest flagship model that is kitted out with an AI assisted dual lens camera which can detect what you’re taking a photo of and optimises the camera so you get the perfect snap. For those who are always on-the-go, whether home or abroad, this phone also offers long lasting battery life, incredible processing speeds and a bespoke Microsoft translator that works offline. Get it at Vodafone JB Hi-Fi or Mobileciti for $899.

WIN: Win a Huawei Mate 10 mobile phone handset here

Google Home Mini

Google Home Mini

These need no introduction. Get it with Telstra Smart Home for $79 now.

Cygnett Citi iPhone wallet in pink

Cygnett pink Citi Wallet iPhone

Available in more colours. $69.95. Get it here.

ASUS Zenbook Flip S

Asus ZenBook FlipGet it here.

GoPro Hero6 Black

GoPro Hero6 Black

The new camera costs $749.95 and you can get yours here.

Otterbox ‘Strada Series’ case for iPhone 8 in espresso colour

Otterbox espresso cover

The Strada case is crafted to deliver maximum protection, is pocket-friendly and leather, complete with folio fold over the touchscreen for added protection. Get it for $64.95, available now.

Enitab 360 Tablet accessory


$29.95. Get yours here.

Airselfie Drone


Take selfies from the air and really give your Instagram a reason to pop. Get this nifty little gadget for $499 from Telstra.


Star Wars First Order Stormtrooper Robot by UBTECH  

Star Wars First Order Stormtrooper Robot by UBTECH

$499. Get yours here.

The iRobot Braava 380t 

iRobot Braava mop robot

The robotic mop that takes the work out of it for you. $599. Get yours here.

MORE: Win a Ecovacs robotic floor vacuum

Google Pixel 2 with Telstra

Google Pixel 2

These also need no introduction, but the second iteration of the Google phone, these take what you love about the first and make it better. Get it with Telstra on a plan.

 Beoplay P2 by Bang & Olufsen

Beoplay P2 by Bang & Olufsen

Get it for $249.

Moshi iPhone X ‘Vitros’ cover

Moshi Vitros iPhone x Cover

Available for $35. Get it here.

Tile Bluetooth tracker

Bluetooth Tile

At $25 for one or $70 for a pack of 4, you can get yours here.

Fitbit Ionic

Fitbit Ionic Slate Blue Burnt Orange

The new Fitbit Ionic offers music storage, its own wallet and is waterproof to 50m. Amazing! Get it for $449 here.

MORE: Here’s how staying fit in summer is that much easier with a Fitbit Ionic

Wacom Bamboo Ink

Wacom Bamboo Ink

A smart digital pen designed to work hassle-free and with most pen-enabled Windows devices and apps. Get it for $119 here.

Close Comfort air conditioner

Close Comfort air conditioner

At 17kg with no installation, keep summer at bay with this. Get yours for $649 here.

JBL Pulse 3 wireless disco speaker

JBL Pulse wireless speaker

Yes, this is one of the speaker whose colours move in time to the music and have their own little party. And yes, it’s as awesome as it looks. Get yours for $299 from JB Hi-Fi.

WIN: Win a JBL Pulse 3 light show wireless speaker right here

Audiofly AF45C wireless earphones

Audiofly AF45C wireless earphones

Get them for $69.99 right here.

Samsung Note 8

Samsung Note 8

Samsung’s flagship new phone of 2017, the Note 8 is for those who want quality, demand perfection and love a good food photo. See more at and get yours from Samsung.

Sonos Play:1 Speaker

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Stylish and sleek with all of the latest tech get yours now for just $299.

Jaybird Run wireless earbuds

Jaybird wireless earbuds

They come in a cute little pod that keeps them together, safe and charged, the Jaybird Run wireless buds fit snugly in your ears and allow over 4 hours of play while you exercise – or run! – freely. They cost $249.95 from here.

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom

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With 10-hours of battery, Ultimate Ears Wonderboom will keep you pumping all summer, grab one now for $100.

MORE: Here’s what you need to know about Ultimate Ears Booms before you buy one

GoPro Hero 6

GoPro Hero 6 camera

GoPro have just launched their latest camera, the GoPro HERO6, which is packed full of amazing features and achieves an entirely new level of performance – making it a stand out gift. The HERO6 is $749.95 and available here.

Linksys Velop wifi extender

Linksys Velop wifi

Pack of three. $799. Get them here.

Moshi Kameleon phone cover
Moshi kameleon phone cover
Moshi’s Kameleon is a sophisticated kickstand case for iPhone that provides hands-free video viewing and protects your iPhone in style. Get yours here.
BlueAnt’s NEW Pump Airs wireless earphones
Blue Ant Pump Air wireless earphones

BlueAnt’s most advanced pair yet and one of the best value sets on the market, using bluetooth 4.2 with 15 hours of playing time on the go and a charging case included. They’re designed for active lifestyle users. They retail at $169.99 and you can get yours here.

Call of Duty WWII PS4 game

PS4 Call of Duty WWII

In Call of Duty: WWII, you will battle across Europe through strategic locations in history’s most monumental war.  Experience iconic Call of Duty combat, the bonds of camaraderie, and the brutality of war. Get it here for $139.95 here.

Destiny 2 PS4 game

PS4 Destiny 2 game

Led by Ghaul, the imposing commander of the brutal Red Legion, he has stripped the city’s Guardians of their power, and forced the survivors to flee. You will venture to mysterious, unexplored worlds of our solar system to discover an arsenal of weapons and devastating new combat abilities. To defeat the Red Legion and confront Ghaul, you must reunite humanity’s scattered heroes, stand together, and fight back to reclaim our home. Get it for $77 here.
Kobo Aura H2O eReader
Kobo Aura h20
Water resistant, stores books, anti-glare, readable in direct light, the Kobo Aura H2O is the latest and greatest of the eReaders. Available now for $239.95.
Nokia 3
Nokia 3

Capture all the moments that matter with a 5” display and an 8 MP camera in a compact form factor. The Nokia 3 boasts an ideal balance of performance and battery life, making this device the perfect workhorse. Available for $249 at JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman.

Sennheiser ‘Momentum’ Free wireless earphones

Sennheiser Momentum Free wireless earphones

In a highly portable design. It delivers immaculate wireless hi-fi sound thanks to Bluetooth 4.2 and Qualcomm® apt-X™, its high quality ergonomic design ensures an outstanding all-day listening experience. With an integrated microphone, a six-hour battery life and a luxurious leather case, the MOMENTUM Free is the perfect companion for the mobile lifestyle. Available now for $329.95.

Sennheiser ‘CX 7.00 BT’ In-Ear Wireless earphones

Sennheiser CX 7BT in ear wireless earphones
The sleek neckband headset delivers a clear, detailed sound and enhanced bass, ensured by Sennheiser’s acoustic technology and leading edge wireless technologies that include Bluetooth 4.1 and Qualcomm® apt-X™ for true Hi-Fi sound. Available for $249.95 now.

Alienware Elite Gaming Mouse: AW958

Alienware gaming mouse

Turn your desktop gaming up with this super responsive, easy-to-use gaming mouse. Get it for $249 now.

Belkin PowerHouse Charge Dock for Apple Watch + iPhone

Belkin PowerHouse Watch Dock

It’s the ultimate 2-in-1 PowerHouse Charge Dock that offers simultaneous charging for your Apple Watch and iPhone. Get it now for $149.95.

Ecovacs Ozmo 930 robot vacuum inside

Ecovacs Ozmo 930 robot vacuum inside

The DEEBOT OZMO 930 is app-enabled that can safely scan, map and plan an efficient cleaning path for your home. Get it here.

Kindle Oasis eReader 

Kindla Oasis 2017

As the first waterproof Kindle, you can now take the Kindle Oasis in the bath, hot tub, pool or beach and not have to worry about soggy pages! Get it for $389AUD for 8GB WiFi only or $529AUD for 32GB WiFi + free 3G.

Cozmo robot by Amazon

Cozmo robot Amazon

Bring home Cozmo, a gifted little robot guy with a mind of his own. All you’ll need is a compatible iOS or Android device. Get it for around $320 here.

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment DVD Box Sets

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment Box Sets DVDs

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment is celebrating the festive season with over twenty box set and new release titles which will provide hours of entertainment for the whole family. Get them from leading retailers.

Nokia Health Limited Edition Steel fitness watches

Nokia Steel Limited Edition fitness tracker watches

Fitness trackers but stylish. Get them here.

Gran Turismo Sport for Playstation 4

Gran Turismo Sport Playstation 4

Available now from the PlayStation Store and select retailers starting from $79.95 AUD, available exclusively on PlayStation 4.

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