Technology has advanced a lot since Tamagotchi’s roll-down windows and roll-down windows.
Technology can make your student’s life easier. There are so many options on the market and you only have a limited budget. So what do you think is the best piece to invest in?
This guide by Thesishelpers.com will show you the best tech gadgets every student should own.
It’s often hotly debated whether it’s better for a person to take notes on a computer or to use a notebook.
Laptops make note-taking and storage much faster.
Research suggests that taking longhand notes helps you retain and absorb information long term. This is useful for exam time!
Smart notebooks allow you to combine the best of both! Combining the best of both handwriting and digital note-taking is possible with a smart notebook. The smart notebook allows you to take handwritten notes and digitally store them. You can take a photo of your page after you have written your notes. This will turn it into a digital file you can share, edit and add online.
The HOMESTEC smart notebook has the best contents and is reusable. After you have used the pages and uploaded your notes online you can erase anything you’ve written using a pen eraser, a cloth, or even a hairdryer. You can find out more at.
You will only need one notebook, so you don’t have to buy another. This also means that you can do your part to reduce waste and the environment. Make sure to digitize your notes before you erase them!
Smart notebooks are available at Currys, Amazon, and Argos.
Portable Charging Kit
A portable charger pack is ideal if your phone is an essential part of your life. Although phone batteries are getting better, they often don’t last all day. It can be a horrible feeling to have no music on your phone as you walk home from class.
It is great to have a portable charger pack to help prevent this from happening. You can take it with you wherever you go to charge your phone. You will need a USB cable to make the charger work. Most portable chargers have multiple cables.
You just need to remember to charge your pack!
Where to buy: Anker is the market leader in these types of products. They offer a wide range of products that will suit your needs. Some products are bulkier, but they last longer. Others are smaller and lighter, making them easier to carry around. You can see the entire range on the Anker website.
Noise Cancelling Headphones
Canceling headphones are great for students who have a lot of deadlines. They can be used to help you focus on your work and make it easier to remember what to do the next day. They are also great for everyday use. You can use them to walk to lectures or to help you relax while still being able to hear your surroundings.
Technology has made noise-canceling headphones more effective than ever. The headphones can cancel out all distractions. The noise-canceling headphones will provide better sound quality overall. You can now listen to any playlist you like with no interruptions and high-quality sound.
There are many options for headphones, and your budget will determine which ones you choose. You can find some highly complex, scientifically-researched headphones that offer complete noise blocking. You can also find cheaper options that block out as much noise as the more expensive ones.
Where to Buy: Sony has a wide range of headphones that are both high-quality and well-reviewed. The entire range can be viewed here.
A power strip makes it easy to charge and set up all your electronics simultaneously in your room.
After a long day at uni or college, your room should be a place where you feel comfortable and can go back to after a hard day. You can use power strips in your room to organize everything. This will allow you to have your TV, gaming console, reading lamp, phone charger, laptop charger, and many other items plugged into one place.
Flexible power strips can be used anywhere in a room. They can even be attached to chair legs, bed frames, or other obstacles in the room. They can be as long as 3 metres in length so that you have full control over where the wires go.
These products can be purchased at Amazon, Argos, or your local supermarket.
Students find laptops especially useful because they can take their work with them, download lectures, and even make notes. It also allows you to study at home, without having to travel to the library.
You should use your laptop effectively once you own it. A lot of apps can be found on laptops that will improve your life. You can use Microsoft office to create and update ‘to do’ lists, as well as get your assignments done. It’s free for students.
Acer Chromebook 15 is a great choice for students. It has a long battery life, excellent storage, and is affordable for students. The Chrome OS is extremely user-friendly and makes it easy to navigate the laptop and make it work for you.
These can be purchased at any PC shop (Curry’s, etc.). You can also find them on Amazon.
Bluetooth Speaker Wireless
While you must focus on your studies as a student, it is important to also have time for socializing. It doesn’t matter if you’re in your room doing homework or just relaxing with friends, music is always a good idea. As long as the person who controls it knows what they are doing, it’s great! Please!
A portable Bluetooth speaker is one piece of tech worth considering. Portable speakers are great because you can carry them around with you, so you have music wherever you go.
Where to buy: JBL Sound has a wide range of portable speakers that produce high-quality sound. Some have incredible sound quality, while others are larger and can be carried around in your pocket. The entire range can be viewed here.
The most innovative tech in recent years is virtual assistants like Alexa and Google Home Mini. It would have been unimaginable to control your lights, music, and other functions with your voice years ago. This tech is great and you can use it to improve your life.
A virtual assistant can help you organize your life. You don’t have to remember everything, so instead of trying to remember them all, you can let your virtual assistant organize it all and alert you with reminders so you don’t forget anything.
Virtual assistants are most well-known. The Amazon Echo is the most widely used. There are many sizes and shapes available so that you can find the speaker that best suits your space. The Dot can be placed anywhere. The Dot is the smallest of the range at 43x99x99 x99 mm. The Google Home Mini is also available; although it’s not as well-reviewed as the Amazon Echo, this could be your preferred choice if there’s a lot of brand loyalty to Google (e.g. if you already own a Google Pixel smartphone).
Amazon and Currys are the best places to buy a bargain.
Heated Travel Mug
A cup of coffee (or tea) can make it so much easier to get up in the morning to attend a lecture at 9 am. However, this will eventually wear off and you can bring your own coffee mug to university Starbucks. You can enjoy hot, fresh coffee throughout the day by using a heated travel cup/flask.
Although travel mugs might seem simple, technological advancements have allowed them to become much more. Portable mugs can be controlled from your smartphone via an app. This allows you to choose whether you prefer your beverage hot or cold.
You can also feel confident about your purchase because there are no single-use cups that you don’t use.
Ember’s travel mug gives you all this and more. It also features a temperature control function that allows you to change the temperature at any time, even when you aren’t using your phone. You can also see the temperature and battery percentage so you can monitor it. This allows you to control the temperature of your coffee, so you can be as particular as you like.
Ember and other brand cups can be purchased on Amazon, or at any high-street gift shop.