GIFTS FOR TECHIES

Take your future-centric friends to the next millennium with these cutting-edge travel gadgets.

Beats By Dre

Beats Solo³ Wireless Headphones $299.95

So you’re on a 12-hour flight, there’s no bar, and you're seated next to a mouth-breather. At least you have Beats Solo³ Wireless to prevent any mid-flight meltdowns. Put it on repeat and stay unplugged the entire trip thanks to the new Apple W1 chip, which brings up to 40 hours of battery life, 5-minute Fast Fuel and seamless setup and switching for your Apple devices to the new Beats Solo³ Wireless. Plus, who doesn't love premium playback with fine-tuned acoustics?

Apple

iPhone 7 Smart Battery Case $99.00

Imagine you're traveling through Iceland, approaching the Blue Lagoon, seconds from the perfect selfie. But then suddenly: a red flashing battery sign. To prevent such a nightmare, be sure to bring along the Apple battery pack for the iPhone 7, which protects your phone and gives you up to 26 hours of SnapChatting and Instagramming to your heart’s content.

Apple

The World Travel Adapter $29.00

Think of that facepalm moment when you bring your Wii all the way to Budapest to impress your cousin and then realize you can't even plug it in. Avoid the shame and loneliness of another Christmas playing Apples to Apples in broken English by picking up the new World Travel Adapter. Little Tamás will surely thank you.

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Mini Portable Router $14.92

What good are all your mobile devices without a strong Wi Fi connection? This Mini Portable Router is the key to making the most of your time on the road, from when you're stuck on that Greyhound bus for hours to when your dad kills the house’s power with all those damn Christmas lights.

Beats By Dre

Beats Pill+ Portable Speaker $229.95

Want to feel like D.R.A.M. is performing at your sunrise Christmas party? You’ll probably want the Beats Pill+, which features a stereo active 2-way crossover system, so you can hear Shelley’s music pristinely at higher volumes, and up to 12 hours of playtime per charge.