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The Top 10 Tech Gifts for the Holiday Season

Kelsey Davis, Manager, Digital Media, Consumer Technology Association (CTA)

This holiday season, more consumers than ever are planning on giving technology products as gifts, and spending on this tech will reach $36.05 billion. Although many consumers are flocking to emerging tech, like VR devices and wearables, we expect headphones and smartphones to be the most popular tech gifts this season.

Take a look at the tech products consumers plan to buy as gifts this holiday season:

  1. Over or on-the-ear headphones less than $100
  2. Wireless headphones
  3. Smartphone
  4. Portable Bluetooth speaker
  5. Case for electronic device
  6. Additional memory card
  7. Notebook, laptop or netbook
  8. Portable battery charger
  9. Tablet computer
  10. Earbuds
Learn more about the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) holiday research at