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Newfangled gadgets, otherworldly electronics and the latest in tricks and trinkets: those are a few of the tech guy’s favourite things. And, style comes into play with functionality too. From wireless speakers to compact cameras to the latest and greatest in portable video recording devices (hello, GoPro!), here are 10 stylish gifts to give the tech guy this Valentine's Day.

Bang & Olufsen Wireless Speaker

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Take the music (and mood) with you this Valentine's Day with a portable speaker. This Bang & Olufsen wireless speaker is the Scandinavian audio company’s Beosound 1 model with spherical sound technology for ambient and nuanced music. In a stylish aluminium silver shell, the speaker doubles as a virtual assistant too, making it a must-have for every modern man and his home.

Available at bang-olufsen.com.

 FujiFilm Mirrorless Camera

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Ditch the smartphone when it comes to better couple photos. In a retro leather design, FujiFilm’s X-E3 model boasts all your picture-taking needs, plus more. A 4K HD video recording and 'Film Simulation' mode set it apart from other compact cameras, and party goers will love the social media feature: simply sync it with your smartphone using the Bluetooth connectivity and #uploadinstantly pics to your profile.

Available at powerbuy.co.th.

Master & Dynamic Headphones


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For the solo music listener, a pair of luxury headphones will be music to the ears this V-day. Made in New York, Master & Dynamic uses premium materials to make stylish and functional audio tools. Choose the MH40 over-ear headphones in lamb leather and aluminium; designed to help focus on work and cancel out all noisy distractions thanks to a richness in audio and stellar soundscape.

Available at farfetch.com.

GoPro Camera

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Adrenaline junkies will love the latest GoPro camera drop. Dubbed  ‘Hero7 Black’, this professional-grade camera allows you to capture and share adventures and experiences while they happen. It comes with hands-free control using voice commands and video stabilisation for shake-free footage. And it’s the most quality release to date, thanks to GoPro’s HyperSmooth Video technology making footage look super steady.

Available at gopro.com.

 Kingsman X Tag Heuer Smartwatch


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While the dapper gent prefers a classic timepiece to tell the time, the tech-savvy man needs something, well, smarter.  Swiss-manufactured in grade-5 titanium and ceramic, this Tag Heuer Connected watch features the ‘Android Wear 2.0’ operating system and Intel processor, making it Bluetooth and Wifi compatible. Much more than your average computer for the wrist, the watch has 30 interface styles to choose from and comes with two strap options to dress it up or down.

Available at mrporter.com.

Bottega Veneta Headphone Case 

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For the tech man who’s tired of tangled chords, there’s this headphone case by Bottega Veneta. In the Italian luxury brand’s famous ‘intrecciato’ weave, the Made-In-Italy brown leather carry case features a central spool to stop knots. Note the engraved metal clip, which hooks onto your belt or bag for portable storage convenience.

Available at farfetch.com.

 Jabra Earbuds


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Compact and fuss-free, cordless earbuds are the ideal gift for the tech-guy who gets around.  Entirely wireless, these Jabra Elite 65t buds boast an inbuilt equaliser to customise sound and are also connectivity-compatible, thanks to Bluetooth that links to your smartphone for calls. The waterproof buds give 5 hours of battery life from a single charge, and 15 hours with the pocket charging case included, so you can listen from the time you leave the house until returning home at night.

Available at jabra.com.

Chaos Phone Case

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One’s choice in phone cover is a personal thing, so make it customised. This Chaos case is crafted from soft grain deerskin, adding a luxury leather buffer from drops and spills. Available in a variety of colours, opt to monogram the back with one, two or three letters or symbols to make it a more personal gift. For extra effect, select a Chaos zip or initial charm from the collection too.

Available at chaos.club.

Thom Browne Tablet Holder

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The tech guy knows the importance of protecting his gear. Thom Browne’s tablet cover is made from premium pebble-gran leather with a gold metallic zip. Made in Italy, the snug device delivers on style too, marked with the New Yorker’s signature tricolour—navy, white and red.

Available at thombrowne.com.

Native Union Dock

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Give the gift of a dapper dock this V-day. Handmade and cut from solid white marble, this Native Union dock is topped with gold-tone aluminium for utile support for your device. The adapter is made to fit most cases and each dock comes with a convenient cable built from a braided nylon for extra sturdiness.

Available at mrporter.com.

(Related: Perfect Match: His And Hers Watches To Wear On Valentine's Day)