Finally, you’ve stepped into the hallowed halls of college. College can be a challenging, yet
fulfilling time in your life. It’s the period where you (hopefully) mature into adulthood and be
prepared to take on “the real world.”
So psyche yourself up, gear up, and prepare for a new chapter in your life. Here’s a selection of
essential gadgets that should make your journey smoother and more enjoyable..
1. A 2-in-1 tablet laptop
Also known as a convertible or hybrid laptop, this nifty piece of tech is a must-have for efficient
note-taking during class. It’s also awesome for breaks when you just want to chill out and watch
stuff. As it says on the tin, it’s a gadget that can function as a tablet or a laptop, depending on
your needs. Best of all, it’s extremely lightweight and less bulky than the average laptop.
2. A laptop that’s beastly at gaming
For times when you just want to unwind from the hustle and bustle of college life. A powerful,
custom-built gaming laptop will serve you well when it comes to running the latest and greatest
games out there. It can also double as a video editing machine, as well as a serious
3. A headset with noise-canceling
A college is generally a noisy place. Drown that noise out with a pair of noise-canceling headset
playing your favorite tunes. This gadget is a lifesaver when you want to focus on reading and
4. A mobile printer
Printing is still a thing in this digital age. You’ll want a mobile printer for those instances where
you need to submit something on paper. It’s going to be very useful when you need stuff printed
on the go, especially when you’re nowhere near a conventional printer.
5. An external disk drive or two
Sometimes, you’ll need to copy files from other people. Sure, you can email small files over, but
what do you do when you’re dealing with large files like videos and applications? That’s where a
portable drive comes in. These drives come at different capacities, capabilities, and prices, so
choose the best one for your needs.
6. A mobile projector
Turn any flat surface into a huge display with the aid of a portable projector. Works well for dorm
use, classroom applications, and even outside. Back then, these mini projectors were extremely
costly. Nowadays, they’re quite affordable for general use.
7. A Bluetooth speaker
Don’t keep your musical inclinations contained in your smartphone. A Bluetooth speaker is a
fantastic gadget for blaring your tunes out in public. The better variants sport shockproofing and
waterproofing and come at a relatively affordable price tag.
8. A surge protector strip
All your tech will have to be plugged at one point either as a direct power source or to charge
their batteries. You’ll definitely want to protect your goodies from nasty electrical mishaps with a
surge protector strip. These surge protectors are cheap and should be part of a gadget