Top 39 Cool Gadgets For Men – Winter 2020

Boys will always love their toys…

And that is why the vast majority of men just love to receive cool gadgets or tech gifts for any occasion.

Bottom line? You can please a man, whether he’s a techie or not, by giving him one of the latest must-have gadgets!

And in the below list you can find our 2020 top 39 picks of cool gadgets for men.

Curious? Let’s quickly have a look at the winners!

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#39 cool gadgets for men: A Fingerprint Padlock

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This ingenious little device uses a fingerprint scanner to open or close the padlock.

No more messing around with a bunch of keys, or trying to remember what that darn combination was again.

A cool gadget for him to use around the house, or to secure his luggage while traveling.

#38 fun gimmicks for him: bug salt gun

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We all love summer, but those darn insects can drive you crazy sometimes.

No more thanks to this fun and non-toxic salt gun. Just load up some ordinary salt and let the hunt begin.

Just have a look at the reviews, more than 4000 people confirm men absolutely love this cool gadget as a gift.

#37 gadgets for him: Vintage Shaving Set

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With this next cool gadget for men you can bring some style and class to the bathroom.

Why go for ugly disposal razors if you can use a beautifully handcrafted vintage one?

You can just attach your usual Gillette razor heads, as well as many other brands.

#36 useful gadgets for him: clip-on running lights

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Our next cool gadget is the perfect gift for men who love to go for a late night run.

These easy clip-ons for your shoes light your way without getting in your way.

The light is positioned exactly where you need it, so potential hazards are easy to spot and avoid.

#35 gimmicks for him: Vintage Envelope Laptop Sleeve

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Next on our list of cool gadgets for men we have a unique and classy laptop sleeve.

Shaped like a classic manila envelope with cord, it’s bound to stand out wherever he goes.

Made from a strong tear-proof material, the envelope is lined with thick grey felt for extra padding and protection.

#34 cool gimmicks for him: Space Saving Monitor

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Thanks to the smart design of this latest generation Samsung monitor his desk will look more organized than ever.

It comes with an integrated clamp which allows for quick and easy installation.

Of course, this cool gadget also offers 4K UHD resolution for stunning images with lifelike detail.

#33 cool gadgets for him: Muscle Massager

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Whether he has been exercising, studying, driving for a long time, or he’s just getting old, he’ll love this neck gimmick.

The muscle massager uses electrical impulses, guided by smart programs, to effectively relieve muscle pain.

Thanks to its pocket size, this cool gadget can relief stress wherever he goes.

#32 cool gimmicks for men: BBQ Grill Mat

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He loves to BBQ but dreads scrubbing the grill every time?

Enter, a cool gadget BBQ-loving men will love: non-stick grill mats.

They are easier to use than a grill pan or basket and more effective than aluminum foil that rips when you turn your meat.

#31 cool gadgets for him: Leather Cable Pouch

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Next, we have a stylish and useful gadget for men who are often on the go.

Done are the days of spending 5minutes trying to find cables or chargers in bags or pockets, not to mention untangling them.

With this beautiful leather pouch he’ll have them all at hand, neatly organized.

#30 cool gadgets for men: Star Wars Sun Reflector

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Keep your car cool on a hot day, while giving people who pass by a good laugh.

This Star Wars sun reflector makes it seem like Chewie & the gang are about to make your car jump into light speed.

A funny and cool gadget for men who love Star Wars.

#29 cool gadgets for men: Endoscope Camera for Smartphone

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This nifty little gadget will come in handy whether a man is trying to figure out what is blocking the sink, or if he is tinkering with tiny electronics.

This 5 or 10 mm endoscope camera will send high-resolution footage straight to your smartphone or computer.

It is waterproof so it can even be used to investigate those damp and dirty little nooks and crannies.

#28 cool gadgets for men: Bose Headphones

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Give him the gift of complete background silence and tranquility.

Released in June 2019, these innovative headphones by Bose allow you to personalize your environment with 11 levels of noise cancellation.

With this cool gadget men will be able to enjoy their favorite music as it was meant to be.

#27 cool gadgets for men: Levitating Moon Light

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A cool gadget for a techie that likes gimmicks to put around the house.

This levitating moon light creates coziness in a high tech way.

The moon will hover and turn above its pedestal while emitting a soothing and not too bright light.

#26 cool gadgets for men: Beard King Hair Clippings Catcher

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Next on our list of cool gadgets for men, we have an item that women will highly appreciate as well.

Although a beard looks very sexy on a man, every time he grooms it the bathroom is covered with hair clippings.

No more thanks to this clever apron that can be attached to the mirror. A unique product that originated on Shark Tank!

#25 cool gadgets for men: Smartphone Camera Grip

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You’ve been there yourself, trying to capture those memorable moments when on holidays or just hanging out with friends & family, but you’re struggling to hold the phone?

This smartphone camera grip is perhaps one of the simplest, yet definitely also one of the most useful gadgets for men in our list.

With it, he will be able to record with the greatest ease, and without risk of dropping his phone. On top, it has a nice ’90s vintage look & feel.

#24 cool gadgets for men: Be Prepared Bracelet

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Looking for cool gadgets to give to men who love the outdoors & backpacking?

Look no further! Thanks to this ultra-light bracelet he will be prepared for any situation.

It includes an emergency knife, a reliable compass, a firestarter, a loud whistle and 12 feet of military-grade paracord. All of this easily carried around the wrist!

#23 cool gadgets for men: Portable Projector & Speaker

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Thanks to this cool gadget he can watch and share any video, image or presentation wherever he goes.

It can mirror his phone, laptop or TV screen, as well as be connected directly to any HDMI or USB device such as a gaming console or Amazon Fire Stick.

If this isn’t enough, the Nebula also boasts a high-quality speaker system, adding perfect sound to any video file shared.

#22 cool gadgets for men: Iron Man Helmet

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Avengers: Endgame was probably one of the most anticipated movies in 2019, and maybe even ever!

One of the must-have cool gadgets for any male fan is this adult-size replica of Iron Man’s helmet.

Tony Stark himself would be impressed to see this premium masterpiece. With a detachable faceplate and 2 LED eyes that light up, it looks just like the real deal!

#21 cool gadgets for men: world's fastest charging power bank

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This power bank is the ideal tech gift for a man with a busy life.

This cool gadget can recharge an iPhone no less than 7 times.

The design is also very stylish and ultra-lightweight, so he can take it along wherever he goes.

#20 cool gadgets for men: Closed Aquatic Ecosystem

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This handblown glass sphere holds a completely closed aquatic ecosystem, including living shrimp and algae.

Because it is closed, no feeding or maintenance is needed what so ever.

One of our favorite cool gadgets for men who like to add a natural touch to their home or office, but aren’t so great a taking care of living things.

#19 cool gadgets for men: touch screen compatible work gloves

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We continue our list of cool gadgets for men with the perfect gift for the contemporary DIY man.

He won’t have to take off his gloves every time he gets a call or message. The fingertips have a specially designed coating that allows touch screens to correctly register movements.

Besides being available in different colors and looking very stylish, these gloves of course offer certified protection.

#18 cool gadgets for men: Portable Gaming Unit

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Are you buying a gift for a gamer boyfriend?

Then we have the perfect gadget that will make him ecstatic!

Thanks to this portable gaming unit he can continue playing his favorite Xbox or PlayStation games wherever he goes. The Vanguard features an integrated 19″ LED HD display, stereo speakers, and dual headphone jacks.

#17 cool gadgets for men: jedi master robe

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Tired of seeing your man clearly having cold early in the morning or late at night, because he’s too ‘manly’ to wear a robe?

Try giving him one of these Jedi Master robes, and we assure you he’ll be wearing them all day long.

Boys will be boys, and all of them have dreamt of being a Jedi Master at some point in time. Thanks to this soft gadget they will be able to get a glimpse.

#16 cool gadgets for men: 3D printer

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At number 16 of our list of cool gadgets for men we have the desktop 3D printer.

With this revolutionary device he can make his imagination become a reality.

From custom build items he needs to fix things around the house, to bowls, figurines or his own art. This 3D printer by QIDI Tech can create it all.

#15 cool gadgets for men: portable espresso maker

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With this portable espresso machine, men can have a quality cup of joe, even when on the go.

The Wacaco is a compact & featherlight gadget with a stylish design that delivers a premium taste.

A great gift for coffee-loving men who like to go hiking or backpacking!

#14 cool gadgets for men: Kindle E-reader

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If he is into reading as well as a techie, he will love this latest Kindle Oasis E-reader.

With its slick and premium look and feel, and 7″ screen with a 300ppi resolution, it can be considered as the Ferrari of E-readers.

It feels extremely light in your hand, while your eyes will think they are reading a real piece of paper. Even when the sun is directly on the screen!

#13 cool gadgets for men: phone screen magnifier

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These days we tend to spend hours of our day staring at our phones.

That is exactly why this screen magnifier gadget can be such a useful and cool gift!

No more sore necks because he’s crouched over his little screen. He can just sit back in comfort thanks to this stylish gadget.

#12 cool gadgets for men: Game Boy Alarm Clock

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It’s an alarm clock… shaped like a Nintendo Game Boy!

Is there need to say more or should we take your money already?

For men who lived through the ’90s, this is one of those absolute must-have iconic gadgets. It even comes with several pre-programmed Super Mario alarm tunes.

#11 cool gadgets for men: dash cam with night vision

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Help him keep himself and his loved ones safe when on the road with this ultra-compact premium dash cam.

It has the highest resolution currently available on any dash camera and even has night vision to keep a watchful eye during night time.

To top it all, it will automatically add GPS coordinates to any image, so he can always pinpoint exactly where something happened!

#10 cool gadgets for men: Yoda Metal Bookend

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This will be the last Star Wars related item in our list of cool gadgets for men, promise.

Yet this stylish bookend is just too cool not to include!

Every man will love seeing Yoda himself use the force to keep his books neatly organized on his shelf.

#9 cool gadgets for men: Outdoor Portable Speaker

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This portable speaker works on solar power so he can take it with him on any adventure.

But there is more. It is fully dust & waterproof, so it can withstand the outdoors without any issue.

After only 30 minutes in the sun, it can already play up to half an hour of music.

#8 cool gadgets for men: Thor's Hammer Bottle Opener

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No beer can withstand the might of Thor!

With this cool gadget, men will be able to open their beer in style.

They will be able to wield the hammer of the thunder god themselves and use its awesome strength to serve the good people that come to their homes.

#7 cool gadgets for men: Foldable Wireless Keyboard

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Next, we present one of the must-have gadgets for men who need to write a lot.

Although tablets and smartphones are very compact and stylish, writing longer texts on them can be a bit of a drag.

But this cool keyboard gadget fixes the problem. It can easily connect to Android or IoS via Bluetooth, while it can be folded up to fit in your pocket for transport!

#6 cool gadgets for men: Motion Detection Camera System

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With these cool gadgets from Blink a man can keep his home safe & secure, and manage it all from the palm of his hand.

Place one or more wireless Blink camera anywhere around your home both inside and out.

When a motion detector is triggered, Wi-Fi cameras will send an alert to your smartphone and record a short clip of the event to the cloud.

#5 cool gadgets for men: Google Learning Thermostat

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At No. 5 of our list of best gadgets for men we have the ultimate tech gifts for dads.

The Google Nest learns how your home warms up and keeps an eye on the weather to get you the temperature you want when you want it.

You can also connect the Nest Thermostat to the Wi-Fi to change the temperature directly from your phone, tablet or laptop.

#4 cool gadgets for men: Amazon Echo Dot

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This third generation Amazon Dot is a must-have gadget for any techie.

It is a voice activated device, called Alexa, which is connected to a search engine as well as Amazon services.

This means you can ask her any question, order an Amazon product, or tell her to start your favorite Amazon TV show.

#3 cool gadgets for men: Magnetic Wristband

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This magnetic wristband rightfully deserves the third place in our list of cool gadgets for men.

There is nothing more annoying for DIY man than trying to figure out where those screws, bolts or nails went when assembling or disassembling an item.

With this simple yet very effective gadget he will literally have them at hand when needed!

#2 cool gadgets for men: Occulus Rift S VR

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Is he into video games? Then he will love this next cool gadget for men.

Probably one of the most exciting technological innovations of the last 3 years, Virtual Reality Headsets let you look around a virtual space as if you are actually there!

After the tremendous success of the Oculus Rift, this brand new Oculus Rift S Headset is the very latest and highly anticipated successor which offers a superior experience. It is a tethered device (vs cheaper basic VR glasses where you insert your smartphone) which delivers an unbeatable 1280×1440 resolution…per eye!

#1 cool gadgets for men: Drone with Live Video and VR headset

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Whether it is to take amazing photos and videos during his next trip, or just to play around with it for fun, this drone is a cool gadget for any tech lover.

It can be controlled by his phone, hold its position automatically in the air, all while being very easy to control.

The best part? It comes with a VR headset, so he can experience first-person flight mode.

How do I choose the right cool gadgets for men?

Finding the right cool gadget as a gift indeed requires a bit of consideration.

Often, this is an area where a non-techie easily gets lost. Not everyone stays up to date with of the latest technological inventions, and there are countless options to choose from.

The best cool gadgets for men are those that build on a specific insight into his passions or hobbies. If he’s into music give him a music-related gadget, if he likes to travel give him a cool gadget that will be useful during the trip, etc.

How do I choose cool gadgets for male co-workers?

Cool gadgets to give to male co-workers include small must-haves that will help him with his daily tasks, as well as small decorative gadgets he can keep on his desk.

Examples of cool gadgets for male co-workers:

  • A USB cup warmer to keep his drink warm while he works.
  • A stylish fan to keep him cool during those hot days at the office.
  • A portable espresso maker so he can have a quality cup of coffee right there at this desk whenever he wants.
  • A phone screen magnifier if he needs to look at his phone often. A great idea for older co-workers with weary eyes.
  • A USB desk charging hub is always a cool gadget to have in a time where every piece of electronics is chargeable by USB.

For more inspiration when it comes to cool gadgets for male co-workers, check out this top 20 gifts for co-workers.

Are there any watch outs when buying cool gadgets for men?


The biggest watch out when you are looking for a cool gadget to give to a man is avoiding buying something he already has. If you have a certain gadget in mind, try to first ask his close friends or family members whether he already owns it or not.

If the man you are buying a cool gadget for is into gaming, the challenge becomes even greater. It is very risky to buy a certain gaming accessory or video game if you are not sure whether he owns it already or not. Definitely try to double check with someone close to him, or alternatively, keep the receipt in case he wants to return and exchange the gadget.

Don’t buy cheap crap. The internet is filled with cheap electronics, but in case you want him to enjoy his cool gadget for more than a couple of days, stay away from the low-value Chinese options. In the end, you will get what you pay for. The best thing you can do is always double check the reviews of all the cool gadgets you might come across. In case there are many of them, and most are positive, you have a found potential winner.

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