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Best Electronic Gadgets For Men In 2016

Updated on March 21, 2016
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Enda offers some great advice on buying gifts for men. Here he offers a range of great gift ideas for the man who has everything.

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Electronic Gadgets and Gifts For Men Of All Ages

I love finding gadget gifts for men but that is probably because I am a techy at heart, and finding the latest gadget gift idea just gives me a bit of a buzz.. So if you have a guy in your life, brother, son or husband and he is a self-confessed gadget freak like me, then this article is well worth a read. Men of all ages and backgrounds love to own the latest gadget or technical innovation irrespective of what they do in life and these gadgets can make great gifts.

I think it all starts in childhood and never leaves us. We like to have the latest knife, the newest bicycle and this behaviour then continues to when we become adults. For many men this then narrows down to electronic gadgets and we really start to focus in on those.

With the growth in the Internet and the way we read, write and learn in these modern days then good electronic gadgets really blend in well with doing all of that. The fact that we have some new gizmo that makes this easier or more fun to do makes it even better.

The problem for many people is trying to keep up with what the latest electronic gadget actually is.

That is why I have put together this article which I will update every week so as you can find the best selling electronic gifts and gadgets for men of all ages.


Cool Electronic Gadgets For Men Gifts

Great Gift Ideas That Are So Cool

There are many electronic gadgets to pick from but this section will look at the really cool gadget ideas for men. Simply put, there are many types of gadgets but some are just cooler than the others and these are the types of gadgets that men want to be seen with.

These types of gifts are really well received because it makes a guy feel trendy or as they sometimes say "with it." I have listed below 5 of the coolest electronic gadgets that are available and that are high on the wish list of men.

I checked "the most wished for list" on Amazon to get these and they came up the most popular so I hope you find these helpful. I also checked these with friends that I have who also love their gadgets and they all agreed that these would be on their personal list of products to have.

In fact some already had at least one or two of them and were looking at others. Checking out the most wished list is always a great way of getting the latest cool gifts. Don't forget to check back here often.

Heart Rate Monitor That Guys Love The Polar FT-4

Polar FT4 Heart Rate Monitor, Unisex (Blue/Blue)
Polar FT4 Heart Rate Monitor, Unisex (Blue/Blue)

Leading the way as one of the most popular heart rate monitors that has ever gone on sale. A must for those who are into fitness of any kind. If you are someone who wants to see your heart rate, before during and after exercise then this one is a great choice for you. Likewise if you need a monitor that checks calories, then this one will also do that job for you.

I think what I like best about this one though is that is is really simple to use. There are plenty of these available in the market, but with some of them you would need a degree in Science just to use them. Not so with the Polar FT-4 as it is super easy to set-up and use.


Hottest Electronic Gadgets Right Now - Gadgets That Are Just Cool

According to my twenty something years old daughters these are the gadgets that their guys like to be seen with. I take it from that they mean the gadgets that they allow them to be seen with. I got told off the other day for my old fashioned cardigan and a newer one was produced that was more fashionable.

I guess they must know what they are talking about.

Fashions and trends change all the time and what is "in vogue" one day is old hat the next day. Trying to stay on top of all the latest technology is far from easy. That is why I constantly update this "cool section" with the latest fun and trending ideas.

Latest iPhone and iPad Charger Gadget Revealed - Pretty Neat Even If I Say So Myself

The bottom line on this one is that if you know a guy who has either an i-Phone or an iPad then you will know that he regularly needs that product charged and this is ideal for that purpose.

Best Electronic Gadget and Gift Ideas For Men

Selected Gadgets From The Best Selling List

These are the gadgets that simply every man wants and every man is buying. They are the best selling gadgets currently in the market place in 2013. Typically because these electronic gadgets are so popular it is often hard to find them and get them.

I have checked availability before placing these on the list below. As of now they are available and are always in the top selling lists. No doubt in my mind why they are there and will stay there until the next big thing comes along.

Top Selling Gadgets On Amazon - Top 5 Best Sellers In Gadgets

WD My Passport 2TB Portable External USB 3.0 Hard Drive Storage Black (WDBY8L0020BBK-NESN)
WD My Passport 2TB Portable External USB 3.0 Hard Drive Storage Black (WDBY8L0020BBK-NESN)

Has been bought by thousands of men

Provides important extra storage for pictures videos and games on your laptop or PC

Gets impressive reviews

It is also great for backing up your computer files so as you never loose them


The Smart Watch

The Smart Watch - Guy's Favorite Gadget
The Smart Watch - Guy's Favorite Gadget | Source

Cool Tech Gadgets for Men

There are just some guys who have to have the latest technical gadgets. The small hub I have shown below is a popular choice. It allows a number of USB devices to be all connected to a computer at the same time.

Many electronic gadgets that he will own will operate of a USB connection. The problem is that most laptops and computers only come with 2 or 3 USB connections. For the man with a lot of gadgets this is never enough.

This little hub works in a way that is similar to an extension lead and therefore provides additional outlets for him to plug his gadgets in to.

Simple But Effective USB Mini Hub

Belkin USB 2.0 4-Port Ultra-Mini Hub
Belkin USB 2.0 4-Port Ultra-Mini Hub

Brilliant gadget for men who are on the move

USB compatible, lightweight and perfect for inside the laptop bag

Allows you to plug in a printer, mouse, external drive and more


This Has Sold More than Anything Else

This strange looking hat is quickly becoming a huge hit with the younger techy type of guy. I am way too old to get away with wearing something like this, but I would say for any guy under the age of 30, this is a really cool item to be seen with.

Latest Craze for Techies

TOOKS Classic Headphone Audio Beanie Hat with Built-in Removable Headphones - Color: Gray
TOOKS Classic Headphone Audio Beanie Hat with Built-in Removable Headphones - Color: Gray

The coolest Beanie hat on the market right now with built in headphones


Great Roku Gadget Streaming Player - Watch TV Anywhere

Latest Electronic Gadgets For Men

What's Brand New In Gadgets?

In this section we look at the very latest gadgets and gifts for men. These are the gadgets that have just come on to the market and are the ones that guys will be looking for. The sooner they get them then the "trendier" they will be. They will have the latest gadget, be the envy of their friends and look pretty cool into the bargain.

The Veho Camcorder Gadget Men Love - Super For Recording Sports Events & Family Fun

Unique and Fun Gadgets For Men

The Cheap and Unusual Gadgets

These are the simple little fun gadgets and they are just that - fun for everyone. These are unique gadgets and I have picked the cheap ones rather than the very expensive ones.

Good Quality Affordable Binoculars

TASCO Essentials 10x50 WA, Zip Focus Binocular
TASCO Essentials 10x50 WA, Zip Focus Binocular

Binocular with 10x magnification and 50mm objective lens

367-foot field of view @ 1,000 yards

Fully multicoated lenses optimize clarity and brightness

Rugged, weather-resistant housing coated with rubber armor

Tripod-adaptable; weighs 26.4 ounces

Perfect binoculars for almost any purpose and I get most use out of them on holidays


Take A Few Seconds and Try This Short Poll - Thanks for Voting For Your Best Gadget

What Do You Think Is The Best Electronic Gadget

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Top Gadgets in 2016

I Would Love To Read Your Comments On The Latest Gadgets For Men - Please Feel Free To Write Them Here.

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      3 years ago from Santa Barbara, CA

      Great article, I have never heard of the veho camcorder before. One thing I notice is that the new smart watches that apple released this year are starting to become a new popular item as well.

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      4 years ago

      Nice ones, great!

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      Enda McLarnon 

      5 years ago from Belfast, Ireland

      @victoria91 lm: Thanks Victoria and glad that you liked my article.

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      Enda McLarnon 

      5 years ago from Belfast, Ireland

      @Elastara: Thanks very much and glad you enjoyed the list of gadgets

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      6 years ago

      Great electronic gadgets for men

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      victoria91 lm 

      6 years ago

      Great lens


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