Summer vacation is almost over and that means students will soon be heading back to school. What better way to celebrate (or make it less painful) than to give away a bunch of gadgets and gear! We have a variety of products for students and non-students alike. There’s something for everyone. Full contest details after the break.
1 lucky winner will win 1 each of the following prizes – 7 prizes in total:
OGIO: Newt Backpack
Backpacks designed for the student, young professional, and everyone in between. Engineered with high quality, durable fabrics, water resistant coating, hypalon, nylon webbing and custom hardware. Main compartments designed with padded section lined with plush quilted fleece. Fitted with integrated foam panels to keep your electronics protected and five bar padded back panel for comfort. Shoulder straps are fully adjustable, include a sternum strap, and a mesh pocket.
Toddy Gear: Toddy Wedge
Hand-crafted stylish and essential companion for your electronics both cleans and holds your mobile device. Multi-faceted design cleans touch screen devices while propping them up on your desk or at home. Bottom exterior crafted with plush microfiber material to offer scratch-free cleaning without the need of harmful fluids. Exterior engineered with microfiber silk that leaves your surfaces with that “out of package” look. Features AEGIS Microbe Shield® technology to protect against microorganisms that contribute to mold and mildew. Can also be used with sunglasses, computers, TV’s and more.
Satechi: Smart LED Desk Lamp
Sleek, energy efficient lamp brightens rooms and charges USB devices. Features four different brightness levels – reading mode, study mode, relaxation mode & bedtime mode. USB port efficiently charges smartphones and MP3 players. Lifespan of 40,000+ hours. Consumes only 1/8 the power of an incandescent lamp and half the power of a florescent lamp. Timer function automatically turns off the lamp to avoid unnecessary energy consumption. Made of 3 adjustable joints to adjust LED panel up to 140 degrees and the frame up to 90 degrees. Clean, glossy and sleek aesthetic matches décor in any home or office.
Satechi: SATEC – 10-Port USB 3
Compact hub for Mac or PC connects multiple USB-based devices in one versatile, clutter-free solution. Compatible with a wide array of devices including digital cameras, printers, external hard drives, keyboards, flash drives, smartphones and tablets. Sleek piano black, linear design allows for easy cable management and takes up little desk space for a clutter-free home or office environment. Features 9 USB 3.0 ports and one 2.1A charging port on the side of the hub powerful enough to charge both Android and iOS tablets. USB ports are divided in sets of 3, each with an on/off switch and blue status indicator lights to maximize efficiency. 2.1A charging port has on/off switch to distribute additional power to other ports when not in use. Equipped with its own power supply to guarantee electric current stability and effective operation of all connected devices.
New Trent: iTorch
Compact 5,200mAh portable battery pack keeps smartphones juiced while on the go. Lightweight and portable battery pack fits easily into any purse or backpack. Packs enough battery to keep smartphones juiced for an entire day of talking, texting and browsing the internet. Features an LED flashlight and laser pointer.
Wicked Audio: Mojo
Chic earbuds incorporate fashionable colors from bud to cord. Earbuds deliver enhanced bass for an impressive music listening experience. Unique design boasts bright color not only on the earbuds but throughout the cord too. Packaged with 3 cushion options, for a unique fit for everyone. Also available with vocal cord built-in, providing the capability to answer calls.
Coloud Headphones: Boom
Sturdy and stylish headphones available in color blocked and solid colors. Closed construction headphone keeps the outside noise out. Sturdy frame crafted to withstand pressures of everyday listening. Flat cable can be wrapped around the patent-pending Zound Lasso and secured firmly with the pliable angled plug for tangle free solution. 3.5mm jack and remote & mic compatible with most smartphones and MP3 players.
How to enter (please read carefully – any missed steps and your entry will be disqualified):
1. Between now and 07/18/2013 11:59PM EST leave a comment with your favorite quote.
2. At some point on 07/19/2013, I’ll pick 1 random winner using random.org. The winner will be contacted by email and will have 48 hrs to claim their prizes. If I do not receive an answer to my emails in that time period, I’ll do other random.org drawings till the prizes are gone.
1. Only one entry per person (warning: I check IP addresses).
2. Gadgeteer writers, family members and close friends may not enter this contest.
3. the-gadgeteer.com is not responsible for any lost packages or incorrect shipping addresses.
4. Winner must have a US shipping address.
The winner is #151 James Marcelino.
Congrats to James and thank you to everyone who entered and the sponsors!