The tech gadget market has been loaded with excellent and interesting products from exciting new smartphones to tablets and laptops and smart speakers. If you’re looking to buy entry-level tech for your teen, deciding what to pick can be a daunting task with so many tech gadgets in the market. While there are plenty of sobering reports on how tech is impacting teens, there are lots of positive benefits that technology holds for teens. The hardest part of tech and teenagers is finding a balance of appropriate exposure.
Impressive Entry-Leve Tech New Gadgets for Your Teen
Whether you’re buying New gadgets as a gift or for other purposes, it’s good to have an idea of what is best to buy for your teen. Here are some few entry-level options to consider:
Samsung Galaxy S7
Over 75 percent of teens have access to smartphones, and 92 percent of them report going online daily. Smartphones have become a must-have gadget in our day-to-day lives. If you’re planning to buy your teen an entry-level smartphone, you can opt for one with all the bells and whistles of modern smartphones likes the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge or a simpler model like the Moto E.
Modern smartphones are no longer just about chatting and connecting. They mean so much more, from helping streamline tasks to improving organizational skills and acting as educational tools, investing in a good smartphone for your teen is a great option. Most smartphone vendors offer great deals for teen purchases that are worth the effort.
Galaxy Gear VR
If you’ve settled on a Samsung smartphone for your teen, buying accompanying tech or gadgets like Samsung’s Gear VR is also a good option. Virtual reality (VR) headsets have become quite popular. The Galaxy Gear VR ($99) is an impressive VR device that uses any of the new Galaxy phones in the market, starting from the S6. Instead of buying them separately, you can make an order for both the smartphone and VR headset without breaking the bank. Plus you can get accessories so this device for teens stays safe.
Lenovo Yoga Book
When you want an all-in-one media gadget for your teen, the Lenovo Yoga Book is the perfect pick. It’s both a tablet and a laptop, offering all things that your teen would love in a single device. Priced at $499, the Lenovo Yoga Book is a canvas for digital art and an entertainment and internet-browsing rockstar. From playing games to jotting down school notes, the book’s 10-inch HD display makes it all possible. The Yoga Book offers up to 15 hours of life.
Amazon Kindle Oasis 2018
Amazon’s new eReader, the Kindle Oasis 2018 is impressive. With an aluminum design that offers a great balance for long periods of reading, support for reading audiobooks through Bluetooth speakers, a bright and large 7-inch e-Ink display and dedicated page turning buttons, Amazon’s Kindle Oasis 2018 is a great entry-level tech for your teen. While it’s the most expensive eReader in the market, the entry-level model starts at $250 with ads on the display.
All-New Amazon Echo
According to Techcrunch, smart audio devices like Amazon Echo, Sonos One, and Google Home are expected to reach 55 percent of American households by 2022. It’s time your teen owned the Amazon Echo. Now with multi-room audio support, playing music in different rooms throughout the house is easier. The Echo can also be used to make calls, leave messages to other Echos, control lights and even order goods from Amazon. At $99, it’s affordable.
Getting it Right
There are many more tech gadgets you can buy for your teens such as gaming consoles for the gaming lovers, Kano for future coders and Omnicharge Omni 20 for device charging. Technology and teens don’t always have to spell trouble. Take your time to find the right gadgets to enhance their lives, make daily tasks more convenient and improve their entry-level education to technology.