Rakhi is just around the corner, and if you’re someone that puts off gift shopping for the last minute, you must be frantically looking up gift ideas by now. Luckily, we’ve got you covered. We have curated some of the best tech-related products, that’ll make excellent Rakshabandhan gifts for your brother or your sister. Here are top tech gifts to give this Rakhi.
Tech-related Rakhi gifts for sisters
Zebronics DRIP Smart Watch
Compatible with both Android and iOS smartphones, the Zebronics Drip is one of the better smartwatches around. It comes with voice assistant support and will help you handle most of the smartphone tasks hands-free. This nifty gadget will appeal to fitness freaks and tech enthusiasts alike. Zebronics Drip is equipped with heart rate, SpO2, blood pressure, and sleep monitor. On top of that, it comes loaded with tons of graphic wallpapers and UI styles that give it a chic look.
Price: Rs 1,899 on Amazon.
Digitek Ring Light
Who doesn’t love a better production quality of their videos and pictures? If your sibling is just starting out making YouTube videos or just loves taking pictures in general, a ring light would be a very thoughtful gift. The Digitek Ring Light comes with a 12-inch LED that will make your selfies pop. The light itself can be set into three modes. The Digitek Ring Light also functions as a tripod stand for your phone and camera. Even if you’re not shooting a video, it will come in handy when you’re putting on makeup!
Price: Rs 1,699 on Amazon.
Amazon Echo Dot with Clock
The Amazon Echo Dot with Clock makes a great addition to the nightstand. It serves all the functions of a regular Echo Dot and also has an LED interface for a minimal digital clock. You can play soothing white noise to fall asleep and even set an alarm with a simple voice command. A gentle tap on top of the Echo Dot will put the alarm on snooze.
Price: Rs 3,749 on Amazon.
If your sister is a voracious reader, there is no better gift you can give than the Kindle Paperwhite. The 10th Generation Kindle Paperwhite comes with a 6-inch display and a built-in light. The 167 PPI glare-free display reads just like paper, with no stress on the eyes. With 8GB of storage, this handy device can store an entire library of books. Amazon Prime members also get free access to hundreds of books, comics, and more.
Price: Rs 6,799 on Amazon.
Amtidy UV Sanitiser Box for Smartphones/Makeup/Keys
If you love giving novelty gifts that also serve a practical purpose, look no further than the Amtidy UV Sanitiser box. The Amtidy Sanitiser box uses UV light to kill any bacteria and other germs. Simply put your smartphone in the box and within 5 minutes it will be totally disinfected. The sanitiser box also has a small slot to fit the charging cable, so you can put your smartphone in while charging it. The Amtidy Sanitiser box can disinfect anything from smartphones to keys, masks, remotes, and even make-up products!
Price: Rs 1,799 on Amazon.
Apple iPhone SE (2022)
Why wait for the new iPhone when you can gift your sister the new iPhone SE? Released in March ‘22, the iPhone SE is one of the more affordable iPhones that manages to incorporate all of the important features of the flagship offering. The star of the iPhone SE is the A15 Bionic processor found in the flagship devices. The camera carries forward the quality that we’ve come to expect from Apple. And with the new iPhones scheduled for a launch later this year, the iPhone SE is the perfect gift you can give to your sibling on Rakshabandhan.
Price: Rs 43,900 on apple.com.
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 2
Launched in July this year, the Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 2 is the perfect device that blends powerful specs and a smooth user experience together. The Surface Laptop Go 2 comes with a quad-core 11th-gen Intel Core i5 processor and a 12.4-inch PixelSense touchscreen. On top of that, it also offers a 720p front camera, twin far-field Studio Mics, Omnisonic speakers with Dolby Atmos premium, and a lot more. It comes with 8GB RAM and two options of 128GB and 256GB storage are available.
Price: Rs 71,990 on Amazon.
Tech-related Rakhi gifts for brothers
Syska Polar 300 Smart Watch
The Syska SW300 Polar Smart Watch handles all the fitness functions extremely well and also sports a round dial, presenting a fresh look in the wearables category. Compatible with Android as well as iOS, the Syska Polar 300 comes with a green silicone strap and is water resistant up to 1 metre. A perfect Rakhi gift for those who want a spec-laden gadget without compromising on style.
Price: Rs 3,499 on Syska.co.in.
A good quality dashcam is an essential device for your car. Being able to record any road incidents, the footage can be submitted to insurance companies to simplify the claims process. It also comes in handy if you’re a parent and want to monitor your child’s driving, too. If your dashcam records any incriminating activity, the footage can also be shared easily with the police. The Qubo Dashcam Pro is manufactured by Hero Group and is one of the best dashcams around. It records videos in 1080p and has an expandable memory of up to 256GB. With WiFi compatibility, you can also live stream the feed while travelling. It is made to withstand the hot Indian climate, with a temperature resistance of up to 65C.
Price: Rs 3,990 on Amazon.
Xiaomi Robot Vaccum-Mop 2
In case your brother lives in a bachelor pad, this could be the perfect Rakhi gift for him. Xiaomi’s Robot Vaccum-Mop is an amazing cleaning device that understands the landscape of your house and cleans the floor accordingly. It comes with a 3,000Pa powerful suction, next-gen LDS navigation system, and customised room cleaning. With such powerful specs, the Robot Vaccum-Mop does a great job of removing even the toughest stains from the floor.
Price: Rs 29,999 on mi.com.
HoMedics SoundSpa White Noise Machine
The HoMedics SoundSpa Mini Portable Sound Machine will make the perfect gift for people who love falling asleep to ambient sounds. This device comes with 4 preset relaxing sounds to help you fall asleep. You don’t have to worry about turning it off once you fall asleep as the auto shut-off will do the job for you. Being light and portable, it is easy to carry around in your luggage and comes in handy if you have a hard time sleeping in hotel rooms.
Price: Rs 790 on Amazon.
JBL Wireless Earbuds
JBL C115 True Wireless Earbuds are the perfect entry-level wireless headsets for those who still haven’t made the switch from wired headphones. At a time when the headphone jack is being excluded from most smartphones, wireless earbuds are becoming all the more common. The C115 True Wireless Earbuds are designed to fit perfectly in your ears and offer crystal clear audio quality for calls and music. With 21 hours of playtime (6 hours on earbuds, and 15 hours in the charging case) you will never run out of juice. Instant connect and voice assistant support guarantee superior ease of access.
Price: Rs 2,998 on Amazon.
Nothing Phone 1
Released last month, the Nothing Phone 1 has created a lot of buzz around it with its Glyph interface and unique back panel design. The distinctive Glyph notification system on the back panel is bound to attract a lot of attention. The Nothing Phone 1 doesn’t just serve looks, it also comes equipped with a powerful Snapdragon 778G CPU. The twin 50MP rear camera unit (Primary and Ultrawide) delivers a robust performance and can record videos in 4k resolution.
Price: Rs 32,999 on Flipkart.
HP Pavilion Plus 14
Surprise your video-game-obsessed brother with one of the best gaming laptops on offer! Equipped with 12th-Gen Intel Core H-series, the HP Pavilion Plus is designed to cater to all your gaming needs. With a thickness of just 14.5mm, it is HP’s slimmest laptop yet. The two cooling fans and heat pipes do a great job of keeping the device’s temperature in check. The HP Pavilion Plus is an excellent laptop for those who want one device for work as well as recreation.
Price: Rs 78,999 on hp.com.
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Dyson Purifier Cool Formaldehyde
Another great Rakhi gift for your brother or even sister and their families is by Dyson. The Dyson Purifier CoolTM Formaldehyde is repeatedly improving and iterating to represent the latest technologies in three fundamental areas: sense, capture, and project. It detects airborne particles and gases automatically, then analyses and reports them in real-time. There are numerous indoor pollution sources that emit pollutants into the air such as PM10, PM2.5, VOCs, NO2, and formaldehyde. This latest purifying machine removes 99.95 percent of particles as small as 0.1 microns and is equipped with revolutionary solid-state formaldehyde detecting technology, which is meant to catch ultrafine dust and allergies while also destroying potentially hazardous VOCs such as formaldehyde.
Price: Rs 46,900 on Dyson India.
These are the top tech gifts you can buy for your sibling on Rakhi. We’ve made sure to cover all tech needs across the spectrum. You’ll find something for everyone, be it fitness freaks or audiophiles. If this list helped you decide on your Rakhi gift, let us know in the comments! Else, you can also tell us which gadget did you gift your brother or sister this Rakhi 2022.