When thinking of giving gifts for a friend, it is very common to give polo shirts, bags, shoes, etc. Sometimes, these come off as a cliché and somewhat predictable. But if you want to impress your friend or you find gift giving special, you may want to think of meaningful things to your friends. So, if you have a nerd or geeky friend, there is no need to look further! Geeky gifts are always the go-to sections when buying something for them. These are also available online so there is no need to get out of your house to order the items. Some of the geeky ideas you can give may include any of the following.
LED Fiber Optic Jacket
Jackets are great way to give to your friends but to pump it up, why not give a LED fiber optic jacket to your geeky friends? It basically lights up anytime anywhere! The jacket is made up of high materials like a having unique fiber optic clothing. Your friend will literally light up and can be visible from afar especially at night. Although it is quite expensive, the quality is impeccable. The best part of the jacket is that it does not only light up the linings of the clothing but the whole jacket lits up. You can choose any color from red, green, blue or any of your friend’s favorite color. This is truly the best outfit when attending rave parties or Halloween costumes.
Smartphone Telescope Lens
For your friends who are stargazing or view-looking geeks, then this device is for them. Smartphone plus telescope merged together make up for a perfect stargazing or staring at the vast view, this tool is the closest one to actually having a telescope! Camkey, the company that manufactures the device has 18x optical zoom and can be used universally across all types of smart phones available in the market. The kit and the mini tripod is included to make up for the complete viewing experience! Simply clip the kit into your phone’s camera and you can use it to zoom in and look on the horizon, landscape or even the stars at night. It is however, advisable to order this ahead of time though because this usually gets out of stock easily.
Sonic Levitation Machine
Everyone fascinates levitating objects and one can only think that when they see a levitating object on television, it is mostly a camera trick or computer graphics. But levitating objects is already made possible (for the small ones at least) through the Sonic Levitation Machine. This is perhaps one of the ultimate geek gifts you can give to your friends! It is an electronic driver board and uses the ultrasonic transducer to as power. But the beauty about the levitating machine is that it uses clean energy.
In a nutshell, it produces 28,000 cycles per second at 12.14 millimeters of wavelength. It utilizes about 70 watts to help levitate an object. This may not levitate bigger objects but your geek friends will definitely like to have this as a gift!
Ultra-light Solar Charger
Solar chargers are very useful for people on the go. The ultra-light solar charger can be taken anywhere and you don’t need power to charge it again since it uses the sun rays! This has 4 panels and you can attach anything to it from powerbank, mobile devices or even your laptop. This technology is manufactured in the US and it is one of the top 50 inventions according to TIME magazine.
Best of all, it is lightweight and can be carried anywhere. It is only 0.6 pounds in weight so you can bring it anywhere like camping, hiking, in your backpack or while you travel. It is also water resistant making it resilient even in harsh conditions. This powerful device has a 6 watt output and can charge USB device as fast as charging in wall outlet using electricity. Your friend can definitely rely on this product especially when they are always outside and utilizes their mobile phones and other electronic devices.
Dandelight does not only remind your geek friends but everyone else of their childhood. This intricately designed geek material is the perfect geeky gift to your nerdy girlfriend. It includes a 9V battery with a measurement of 7 inches in height x 4.5 inches in weight and 1 inch in diameter.
Giving the dandelight is very special since it was designed mainly for New York’s Museum of Modern Art where this is the place to be when looking for contemporary designs. This gift really depicts the real dandelion where it imitates the downy seeds that where it looks like the seeds have been plucked and individually installed with an LED light. It is truly remarkable and very posh-looking.
These are just some of the geeky gifts you can give to your friends. Some of it may be too costly while others are cheap but what is important is that giving comes from the heart. As long as you gave the gift wholeheartedly, attached with a very good note, your friend will surely be delighted to receive it from you.