As a student or employee in the IT or computer science industry, you spend all year diligently working in front of a computer screen. So when Christmas rolls around, it’s time to use some of that technology for a little fun.

Below are five items that should be on this year’s Christmas list for every student and employee in the field of computers.

Google Home or Amazon Echo

No matter which competitor you go with, these personal assistant gadgets are sure to be a hit this holiday season. Have your questions answered, make purchases, play music and more all with just the sound of your voice.

MacBook Pro with Touch Bar and Touch ID

If it’s time for a new laptop, it’s time for the new MacBook Pro. Lighter and even more powerful than its predecessor, it features a Touch Bar to make even easier use of shortcuts, tools and apps. Meanwhile, the Touch ID makes this laptop highly secure and even enables it for Apple Pay use.

HP Sprocket Portable Photo Printer

As convenient as a smartphone camera is, it’s not always easy to print those photos if you wish for them to be displayed. Enter the HP Sprocket Portable Photo Printer. Compatible with both Apple and Android devices, the Sprocket is roughly the same size as a smartphone, weighs just six ounces and is complete with photo editing capabilities.

Logitech G900 Chaos Spectrum Gaming Mouse

When all work and no play doesn’t apply, this gaming mouse features an ambidextrous design with customizable buttons and lighting, turning your workstation into a play station.

Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet

Colorful and lightweight, this next-generation tablet offers an 8-inch HD display and 16GB of storage all for just $90.

Happy Holidays From MyComputerCareer

While we can’t send the above items down your chimney, we at mycomputercareer.com can wish you a very merry Christmas and a new year full of new technology, new skills and new jobs. Be safe and have fun this holiday season!