With technology playing such a prominent role in today's society, it is important to stay on top of the unique tech accessory trends! We have put together a list of 15 of the must-have tech accessories you should have for your dorm room (or maybe just your room!). Whether is devices you love or simply cool and unique gadgets, we think we found something for all techie lovers!
While away at school, you may be spending a lot more time on your phone between texting, checking your class schedule, taking a few notes here and there, and of course taking down new numbers! If you are worried about a dying phone battery, then it'd be smart to never leave your dorm without this in your backpack or purse! Crisis avoided.
Have an 8 a.m. class you have to get to on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's? We all use alarm clocks, whether it is an old clock radio or your cell phone. But with this cube clock, you don't have to worry about having an ugly old alarm clock cramping your style. This seemingly wooden block doubles as a clock by either shaking it or clapping to turn the red LED light on to flash the time!
Did we just say that? A breakfast station IN YOUR DORM? YES! For those mornings when you may wake up just a tad bit later and don't make it to the cafeteria for breakfast, don't fret! Breakfast Station comes to your rescue with designated areas for toasting, brewing coffee, and it even has a mini-griddle!
If you have had the dorm experience we all did, then you know there just are NOT enough outlets for you and your roommate! Power strips are a must, and while they are big and bulky, these are designed to tuck right around furniture legs!
Want to be the go-to dorm room for movie night? While T.V. screens can tend to take up quite a bit of space, this small looking projector can project up to 60 inches! Just shut the blinds and settle in to the seat of your choice for tonight's move night!
Do you sometimes experience trouble falling asleep at night? Let this aroma therapy clock that uses essential oils lull you to a peaceful slumber so you can be better prepared to attack those mid-terms! But that's not all it does! With six glowing and soothing colors on display and a few different nature sounds to choose from, you will be rocked softly to sleep.
With USB's being utilized for almost nearly every device or charging port, this unique hub can serve up to four devices!
Let's face it, busy college kids never seem to have enough time to clean their room, let alone make their bed! With this robot vacuum, all you have to worry about is remembering to turn him on when you leave for class and let him loose! He will take care of the cleaning, as long as you take care of your laundry.
When you first move into your dorm, and are looking for places to stuff all of your stuff, a likely solution is to raise your bed up. This will allow for a nice space under the bed to store winter clothes, extra sheets, or even a container for your shoes. But what these risers also offer: a power station! These power bed risers allow you to plug things in without having to find the only outlet on the wall.
While you may have a printer for your papers, what about your photos?! If you are anything like us, you probably use your smart phone more often for snapping in the moment pictures than you use your digital camera. With this printer, you can add some new memories to the walls of your dorm!
Okay--can you agree that it is frustrating trying to find the right cable to unplug? WIth these talk bubble organizers, you can label which chord belongs to what, so you don't have to spend twenty minutes trying to locate the DVD player from your X-Box!
Start your day with the sunrise each morning with a wake-up device that simulates the sunrise! This alarm clock offers two soothing sounds which also doubles as a bedside lamp.
13. Laptop Locks
Even if you trust your friends, the dorms can pose some security risks. With a pretty hefty and expensive luxury item, you do not want your laptop to be stolen when your away at class, or even gone for a weekend trip. This laptop lock will make sure this valuable item is stayin' put!
If your typically chilly in the winter and can't adjust the heat in your dorm or bedroom, this tiny space heater is just the gadget for you!
Hate the mess of chords when you have multiple devices charging at once? With the grassy lawn charger, you are able to literally just place your phone, iPod, or mini tablet right into this grassy patch and let them chill and charge!
For more tech accessories for the dorm, be sure to check out the full list here!