Best Tech for College

August 24, 2017

Whether you are going back to college or starting your freshman year this list will have technology that makes your the adjustment easier. Let us know in the comments below what your college tech must-haves are!

Roku Express

Don’t fall victim to cable company schemes. With a simple Wi-Fi connection and the Roku Streaming Stick you can use streaming apps like Netflix, Hulu, and HBO GO , + over 1,000 other channels that Roku offers.

Roku Express $29.99 | Shop Amazon

 Noise Canceling Headphones

When the last thing you want to do is study anything can become a distraction. Unless you’ve found the perfect quiet corner of campus you’ll want to invest in a pair of noise canceling headphones. Improve your focus by actively blocking out background noise and get your work done faster.

TaoTronics In-Ear: $45.99 | Shop Amazon

Bose Over-Ear: $279.00 | Shop Amazon


Give your morning pick-me-up an upgrade. With variety packs available online and cups made in seconds, you’ll have your coffee ready to go even if you’re running late.

Keurig $79.99 | Shop Amazon

Door Alarm

If you’re moving into an apartment near campus you can improve the security of your room with a door alarm.

Portable Door Alarm $8.82 | Shop Amazon

Portable Phone Charger

Perfect for days when you have long breaks between classes and your phone inevitably runs out of battery. Charge it on the go with the portable phone charger.

Portable Phone Charger $13.99 | Shop Amazon

Amazon Echo

An Amazon Echo can help you order a pizza, answer your questions and work as a speaker for all of your music needs. If you are looking for a budget friendly alternative the Amazon Dot is available for half the price at just $50.

Amazon Dot $50.00 | Shop Amazon

Amazon Echo $99.99 | Shop Amazon


If you are someone that is always misplacing your phone, laptop, keys or other items then Tile is a must-have gadget for you. Don’t waste time looking for important electronics or money replacing them. Find your items with the Tile app in minutes.

$29.99 | Shop Amazon

Emergency Personal Alarm

It’s inevitable that you’ll be walking home alone late or heading to class at the crack of dawn at some point during college. Stay alert and safe with a handheld Emergency Personal Alarm to keep in your pocket or purse at all times.

$4.99 | Shop Amazon

Mechanical Keyboard

Let’s face it you will be typing a lot in college and writing a lot of papers, so you might as well make your typing experience enjoyable with a mechanical keyboard. Improve your typing speed and accuracy with increased comfort to get those reports finished in no time. Not convinced? Read why you should be using a mechanical keyboard.

Qisan Magicforce $39.99 | Shop Amazon

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