Best celebrity-approved tech gifts to give for Christmas 2023

When it comes to technology, Hollywood’s plugged into the latest and greatest.

So with the holidays fast approaching, why not take some shopping inspiration from famous folks?

From the earbuds always popping up on pop stars to the giftable gadgets Oprah raves over, keep reading to shop 21 celebrity-loved tech present picks

(And for more budget-friendly gift ideas, don’t forget to shop our guides to the best stocking stuffers, beauty loot and more.)

A Dyson Airwrap Multi-Styler

What’s better than unwrapping a new hair gadget for the holidays? Unwrapping one that just might replace a whole drawer full of other tools. In addition to drying hair, the celeb-loved Dyson Airwrap is designed for curling, smoothing and boosting volume.

The gadget’s managed to generate both TikTok fame and over 1,000 largely glowing reviews on QVC’s website. One reviewer dubbed the internet phenomenon the “best investment,” while another wrote, “I could never get my hair to look like I came from a salon when I did it at home … until I purchased this.”

Apple AirPods

Even celebrities can’t live without their AirPods. Oprah praised a previous version of the Bluetooth buds on her famed “Favorite Things” roundup, while Jessica Alba, Irina Shayk and Jennifer Garner (to name but a few) have all rocked theirs while out and about.

A green Ember mug

Looking to stay warm and cozy this season? Think beyond yule logs and stockings hung by the fire.

Used by the likes of Reese Witherspoon and Kevin Jonas, Ember’s mugs are designed to keep your loved ones’ cocoa (or coffee, or tea) at their desired temperature all season long.

Purple Sony LinkBuds
Best Buy

If you’re picking a present for an Olivia Rodrigo fan, these purple earbuds are the opposite of a bad idea. The pop star teamed up with Sony on the design, which even features special equalizers for enhancing her tunes.

“I love the way these headphones pick up on the nuances of my voice and some of the little things you may not hear when just listening in your car,” the “Deja Vu” hitmaker told Refinery29.

A Samsung projector

Bring the silver screen home with this smart projector, designed to turn any wall into your own personal cinema. Oprah included it on her 2022 “Favorite Things” list, writing that “it’s got powerful speakers, just like a movie theater.”

Green Apple AirPods Max

Available in a slew of stylish shades, Apple’s more maximalist headphones are a mega hit with celebs like Sarah Jessica Parker, Bella Hadid, Timothée Chalamet and Kristen Bell.

A Kindle e-reader

Kindle’s e-readers are a hit in Hollywood’s book; Oprah and Martha Stewart both praised the device when it first dropped in 2008.

Other famous users include Cameron Diaz, Stephen King and Judd Apatow.

A brown puffer iPhone case
Urban Sophistication

New phone case calling your name? Match your puffer coat to your tech with Urban Sophistication’s popular covers. Kendall Jenner and Bad Bunny own matching versions of the cushy cases, which have also found fans in Dua Lipa, Selena Gomez, Bebe Rexha and more.

A Phillips toothbrush in pink and green

Another pick to make your loved ones smile? A gift for their pearly whites. Oprah included this high-tech toothbrush on her “Favorite Things List” in 2021, writing that “sometimes something practical is the perfect present.”

She’s not alone in slipping dental gadgets into stockings, as Olivia Culpo and Vanessa Morgan both told Page Six Style they give out toothbrushes for the holidays.

A mirrored iPhone case

Mirror, mirror on the wall, who’s the best gift-giver of them all? For the tech-loving giftee, consider picking up a pretty phone protector like this reflective Casetify option.

Olivia Rodrigo and Drake have both collaborated with the brand, while Gigi Hadid, Dua Lipa and Kylie Jenner all own its cases.

Sony headphones

Jenna Ortega once told the Strategist she’s a “perpetual headphone head” who can’t live without this wireless Sony style.

“I love these because I can control them from the side without pulling out my phone,” she explained.

An Apple Watch SE with a navy band

With the countdown to Christmas already on, shop one-and-done gifts like Apple’s watches. The high-tech timepieces have appeared on the wrists of stars like Oprah, Beyoncé and Gwen Stefani over the years.

An espresso machine

Give the gift of a luxe caffeine fix with this at-home espresso machine, once one of Oprah’s coveted “Favorite Things.”

An Oura Ring
Oura Ring

What do Prince Harry and Gwyneth Paltrow have in common? Both have been linked to Oura’s sleep- and activity-tracking rings.

google pixel 8 pro phone

Join celebs like Amy Schumer and Doja Cat in capturing holiday memories with Google’s Pixel 8 Pro phone, which features a battery that can last over 24 hours and cutting-edge, AI-powered photo and video technology.

A Leica camera
B &H Photo Video

When they’re not in front of the camera, plenty of celebrities love getting behind a Leica. The brand’s emerged as a famous favorite over the years; Dakota Fanning, Daniel Craig, Jude Law and Miley Cyrus (to name just a handful) all own its cameras.

Amazon Echo Show 10

Make the holidays merry and bright — with an HD screen, that is. Oprah’s tech go-tos also include this smart home device from Amazon, which she dubbed a “favorite” in 2021.

“The 10.1″ HD screen on the third-generation Alexa Show is designed to move with you — so helpful if you’re video chatting or have a recipe pulled up while you’re cooking,” she wrote of the device, which also allows you to “check in on your house while you’re out.”

A Loftie alarm clock

Picking up the presents on Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop holiday gift guide would cost you thousands (if not millions), but this on-sale alarm clock certainly won’t. The actress’ lifestyle label highlighted the internet-loved clock — which offers music, meditations and bedtime stories — on its 2023 Father’s Day gift guide.

A screenshot of the Peacock app
Peacock/Apple App Store

Just call it a gift that keeps on giving. Help Bravo-obsessed giftees stream all their favorite reality shows, starting at $5.99 a month.

A MasterClass homepage screen

Masterclass subscriptions unlock access to classes taught by the likes of Kris Jenner, Gordon Ramsay and many more.


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