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!
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
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
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
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