Back to School Tech Guide 2019

Start the year off on the right foot tech-wise with these best back-to-school tech and accessories.

Many Universities and schools are just under a month away from opening their doors. Some are excited, others feel vacation was too short. Regardless of how you may feel about going back to school, there’s been no better time to do some tech shopping to start school on the right foot.

We’ve scoured the internet and rounded up the best back to school tech gadgets and accessories. These are the best deals of 2019 to shop right now. But before you jump right in, make sure to read our smartphone buying guide, so you can get the best bang for your bucks.

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iPhone XR

Just because the iPhone XR Is a budget iPhone, doesn’t mean it won’t get all the goodies of the top-tier iPhones. It comes with the same Apple A12 Bionic processor, Face ID, 3GB of RAM, a single 12MP rear camera. In addition, it has the longest battery life among all three of the latest iPhones, thanks to its LCD display.

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Galaxy S10E

The Samsung Galaxy S10E is the Galaxy to buy this year and is the best Galaxy S10 for most people. It has a glass-and-aluminum design, comes with the powerful Snapdragon 855 chipset and a long-lasting battery. It also comes with a 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, which should be enough for most people.

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Google Pixel 3A

Google this year launched a real pocket-friendly Pixel phone that is for budget-conscious buyers. It comes with a top-notch camera equipped with Night Sight, an all-day battery, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage. Despite not having the latest Snapdragon processor, the Pixel 3A is still fast compared to the current top-end smartphones.

Galaxy Note 9

The Galaxy Note 10 was unveiled just a couple days ago, but that doesn’t mean the Note 9 is already obsolete. It’s actually one of the best high-end phones you can get. With its gigantic screen, a massive battery, 128GB of storage, an S pen stylus that can trigger the camera, the Note 9 packs plenty of features to capture the hearts of those smartphone power users.

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OnePlus 7 Pro

The “Never Settle” company is back at it again. This time the company released its futuristic smartphone, the OnePlus 7 Pro. With its novel pop-up selfie camera, a faster and more responsive in-display fingerprint sensor, premium glass and metal design, and a triple rear-camera system, the OnePlus 7 Pro has more than enough to keep its fans enticed.

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Motorola G7

A cheap mid-tier phone that actually looks great and really gives you the best bang for your bucks, that’s all the Motorola G7 is all about. With a nice glass back, a decent dual rear camera, 4K video, slo-mo and a gigantic screen, this phone gives you no reason to spend a fortune on a smartphone. It offers the best balance in design, feature, and price of any phone you can buy right now.

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Anker All-in-one charging cable

Chances are your gadgets use differents type of port, thus you’ll need multiple USB connectors. That can be a hassle when trying to pull one from your backpack and you find yourself dealing with is a bundle of tangled cables. So frustrating, but Anker got the solution for you. With just one cable, you got lightning, USB Type-C, Micro USB ready to juice up all your devices.

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AirPods with Charging Case

A nice pair of earbuds or headphones are always a good addition to your gadgets. Very convenient when commuting to school or going back home. Apple AirPods are one of the best wireless earbuds on the market now. If you’re an Apple user after purchasing one you’d not know how you lived without one before. They truly extend your iPhone capabilities and are easy to use.

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Anker PowerCore 10,000 PD

There’s nothing more terrifying than a smartphone with a dying battery. That’s why a Portable Power bank is is an essential back-to-school gadget. The Anker PowerCore 10,000 PD is a compact Powerbank that will give you peace of mind when there’s no power outlet on sight. It has enough capacity to charge most smartphones twice and have leftover energy to spare.

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Soundcore Anker Liberty Air True Wireless Earphones

For those that love the iconic AirPod look but don’t want to spend that kind of money on it, the Soundcore Anker is your best alternative. It is a serious competitor and as good as the AirPod. The pair earbuds offer plenty of features that will make any audiophile to fall in love. These earphones are truly a fantastic value in a crowded wireless earbuds market.

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Anker PowerPort Atom III

This is a useful gadget to have if you carry multiple devices like a Macbook Pro, a Galaxy Note 10, etc. Instead of connecting both devices charging cable directly to the power outlet, you can just connect them to the Anker PowerPort. It’s smaller than your MacbookPro Power charger and has fast-charging for all supported devices. That’s a double win for all college students to reduce their backpack weight on their shoulders.

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Gotechtor Merch

We’ve got some nice in house goodies that’d make your back-to-school journey a more enjoyable experience. You can pick up a soft and comfortable T-shirt to wear during those afternoon classes. Maybe you’re in need of a good hat or a nice coffee mug to enjoy your coffee to start your day the right way. Gotechtor Store got you covered. Make sure to subscribe to the Gotechtor Store mailing list to receive a 20% discount on your first order.