We test the best gadgets and games for Xmas 2021 in our Christmas tech gift guide.

DEAR Santa, there's a lot of new technology this year, and we want everything!

The Sun's tech experts have compiled a list of all the gadgets, gizmos, and gaming goodies you can expect to find in your stocking in 2021.

This list is updated on a regular basis with products that we've actually tried, so check back often.

This high-end hair dryer is quiet, powerful, and now includes a new attachment that hides your stray hairs.

Alexa is still one of the best ways to "smarten" up your home, so jump on board with the Echo Dot, which is affordable.

These Apple wireless earbuds don't need much of an introduction.

If you have an iPhone, don't put off upgrading your audio game any longer.

Alienware M15 Ryzen Edition R5. Since gaming is so popular these days, why not treat yourself or a loved one to a high-powered laptop?

The Alienware M15 Ryzen Edition R5 has wowed us, and we're confident you will be as well.

These useful location tracker tags attach to your keys, handbag, or luggage, allowing you to easily locate them using your iPhone if they ever go missing.

A-Series Google Pixel Buds

Google's brilliant response to Apple's AirPods, but at a slightly lower cost.

Apple's new iPhone 13 is brilliant, with a better camera, improved battery life, and new colors to boot. These "smart" sunglasses built with Facebook have built-in cameras, so you can capture moments as you go.

You can get it for $799 (£779).

Google's Nest Cam is a powerful indoor/outdoor rechargeable smart camera that you can monitor from any location, providing you with complete peace of mind.

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is a foldable Samsung smartphone that pays homage to popular flip phones from the early 2000s, but it's packed with 2021-grade technology to compete with an iPhone.

Apple Watch Series 7 is packed with features, including a blood oxygen sensor, a portable ECG, a plethora of fitness tracker features, and a larger screen than ever before.

Portal Go is a portable Alexa speaker with a 10.1-inch screen that can be used for video calls (even over WhatsApp), according to Facebook.

The Oculus Quest 2 is the first must-have VR device, with high-quality graphics, no need for a computer, and free roaming and hand tracking.

Outstanding value for money

Ukulele by Billie Eilish with electronic pre-amp

Fender's Billie Eilish ukulele has a built-in Fishman Kula pre-amp, allowing you to plug in and go electric.

For music fans, it's an epic meeting of worlds.

You could also add a Fender app membership to learn how to play properly.

Sky Glass is similar to regular Sky, but it comes in the form of a television - and instead of a satellite dish, it relies on the internet.

Oh, and it's only £13 per month.

What's not to like? This offer is only available in the United Kingdom; sorry, Americans.

This stylish eco laptop is made of recycled materials and doesn't cost the earth - literally or metaphorically.

Here are some of the most popular gaming gifts available right now.

Vanguard is a Call of Duty game.

With Call of Duty Vanguard, the blockbuster shooter franchise returns to WW2 to explore the birth of the special forces.

Fifa 22. It's 2021, but Fifa 22 will be the big football game of the year, so make sure you get the right game for loved ones at Argos.

Mind you, Fifa fans won't have any issues.

This wildly popular console will be in high demand for Christmas, and you'll be lucky to get your hands on one.

The Xbox Series X, like the PS5, is one of the most popular consoles right now.

Even Santa will have a hard time getting his hands on this.

Nintendo has updated its beloved Switch console with a much better screen, double the storage, and a new design, as if there weren't already enough new consoles to tempt the world.

It'll be difficult to come by, but it's a fantastic gift.

Madden 22 is to Americans what Fifa 22 is to British gamers.

For Christmas 2021, this football (American football, not soccer football) game will be all the rage.

This brand new Amazon MMO looks fantastic and can be purchased as a gift on Steam.

There is no monthly fee, and there is a massive fantasy world to discover with friends - or strangers!

Final Fantasy 14 is one of the most popular MMOs in the world, and a true Warcraft competitor, with hundreds of hours of fantastic content to delve into.

Diablo 2 Resurrected is a remastering of the iconic Blizzard game from the 1990s, now with much improved graphics.

The ultimate upgrade for your PC or Xbox racing rig is this epic racing wheel with pedals and gear paddles.

All prices in this article were accurate at the time of publication, but they may have changed since then.

Before making any purchase, always conduct your own research.

In other news, take a look at the new Lamborghini Huracan Evo, which can both clean and cook your house.

Check out the Panasonic 65HZ1000 TV, which makes most televisions look dreadful.

Check out our complete Call of Duty 2021 guide.

The Alienware R10 Ryzen Edition from Dell is a gaming PC that outperforms both of the new consoles.

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