The ultimate Christmas 2020 gift list for techie teens

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We selected five of this year’s hottest techie presents, from stocking fillers to major wows.

DJI Tello Drone

For aspiring filmmakers or curious individuals, this is an affordable and compact drone that will keep you busy if you’re stuck in lockdown over the Christmas break.

The Tello is for beginners, but that doesn't mean amateurish footage.It’s a perfect beginner’s drone, and won’t break the bank.


Buy one here.

LED rainbow strip lights

Seen in the bedrooms all over TikTok, these have become a bedroom decor essential.

If you haven’t managed to get hold of any so far, maybe Santa will be nice enough to put a set in your stocking.


Buy a set here.

Playstation 5

This was the biggest console drop of the year. If you couldn’t get one last month, maybe your luck will be better when you wake up on Christmas morning.

Seriously, what are you waiting for? Hope you’ve done enough to get on the “nice” list, and get asking.

HK$ 3,980

Buy one here.

Nintendo Switch

In the highly likely event that the PS5 is sold out, and if you didn’t get jump on the Nintendo Switch quarantine bandwagon in April, it’s still a worthy addition to your game cupboard.

The Switch is still worth your time.The variety of games and ease of control means everyone from your gran to your toddler cousin can play. Consider the bundle pack that comes with game of the year contender, Animal Crossing New Horizons.


Buy one here.

Samsung Galaxy x BTS Earbuds

Calling all BTS stans, your favourite songs might sound even better with these Samsung earbuds.

They cost less than the Airpod pros and feature the BTS logo and their love on each bud.


Pick up a pair here.