18 Must-have gadgets for gamers in 2020

When it comes to gamers' gifts in 2020, there are a ton of great options out there. And we've done all the sifting for you in today's roundup. Keep reading this blog post for truly great gaming keyboards, headsets, consoles, and more that are sure to impress the gamer in your life this holiday season.

18 Must-have gadgets for gamers in 2020
SteelSeries Arctis 7P Wireless Gaming Headset in white

If someone close to you loves gaming or if you’re looking to gift yourself something special this holiday season, we’ve got you covered. We’ve handpicked some of the best gifts for gamers in today’s Daily Digest: must-have gadgets for gamers in 2020. Apple users should check out this Apple gaming controller. And of course, the new Xbox Series X and PlayStation consoles make extraordinary gifts.

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No matter how you and your loved ones like to game, this list has something for every kind of gamer. And if you’re into old-school gaming, there’re a couple of cool retro options here as well. With gear from the most trusted brands, these items are sure to put a smile on any gamer’s face.

SteelSeries NIMBUS+ Apple Gaming Controller

First up on our gift guide of must-have gadgets for gamers in 2020 is the SteelSeries NIMBUS+ Apple Gaming Controller. This officially licensed gadget works with iOS, tvOS, and iPadOS. Its rechargeable battery lasts for a full 50 hours of playtime.

SteelSeries NIMBUS+ Apple Gaming Controller

SteelSeries NIMBUS+ Apple Gaming Controller on a table

Microsoft Xbox Series X Game Console

The Microsoft Xbox Series X Game Console is re-engineered for speed and performance. It offers a custom 1TB SSD & CPU and deep software integration. It also has AMD’s latest Zen 2 and RDNA 2 architectures.

Sony PS5 Next-Gen Console

The Sony PS5 Next-Gen Console features a bold and stunning design with its white-and-black hardware. It’s also available in two versions—one with a 4K Blu-ray drive and the other as a pure digital edition.

Sony PS5 Next-Gen Console

Sony PS5 Next-Gen Console with the company logo

Sega Game Gear Micro Gaming Portable

A retro option on our gift guide for gamers 2020 is the Sega Game Gear Micro Gaming Portable. In commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the original Game Gear, this adorable device reimagines the classic at 40% of the original size.

Sega Game Gear Micro Gaming Portable

Sega Game Gear Micro Gaming Portable in a user’s hands

SteelSeries Arctis 7P Wireless Gaming Headset

The SteelSeries Arctis 7P Wireless Gaming Headset has a ClearCast noise-canceling microphone that clarifies your voice when you talk to other players. Also, it’s bidirectional design lets you move the microphone to a natural position.

SteelSeries Arctis 7P Wireless Gaming Headset

SteelSeries Arctis 7P Wireless Gaming Headset on a table

CORSAIR HS75 XB Wireless Gaming Headset

Another excellent item on our gift guide for gamers 2020 is the CORSAIR HS75 XB Wireless Gaming Headset. Designed for Xbox, this headset has Dolby Atmos audio. This lets users hear every detail and become fully immersed in the game.

Atari VCS 2020 Gaming and Computer System

The Atari VCS 2020 Gaming and Computer System reimagines the iconic brand. This modern gaming system combines PC and console gaming. It even lets you develop new TV-based games and apps that you can share.

Atari VCS 2020 Gaming and Computer System

Atari VCS 2020 Gaming and Computer System on a gray background

HyperX Cloud II Gaming Headset

The HyperX Cloud II Gaming Headset offers impressive technology, but it’s also extremely comfortable to wear. With signature memory foam ear cushions, a premium leatherette headband, and more, this headset is ideal for extended play.


ASUS ROG Phone 3

The ASUS ROG Phone 3 is great for mobile gaming. It features a Game Mode that enhances in-game sound effects. The motion sensor and ultrasonic touch sensors keep gamers in control of the action. Best of all, this phone won’t overheat so users can play for hours.


Dell Alienware Aurora R11 Gaming Desktop

The Dell Alienware Aurora R11 Gaming Desktop is another great item on our gift guide for gamers 2020. Boasting NVIDIA RTX 3080 and RTX 3090 graphics cards, this gaming desktop offers an incredible gaming experience. It also has an improved cooling system.

Dell Alienware Aurora R11 Gaming Desktop

Dell Alienware Aurora R11 Gaming Desktop on a desk

Razer BlackShark V2 Pro Wireless eSports Headset

The Razer BlackShark V2 Pro Wireless eSports Headset is just what gamers want for playing eSports. It delivers passive noise cancelation to block out sound thanks to the closed earcups that fully cover a player’s ears. A breathable weave allows air to circulate and reduces the buildup of sweat.

Logitech G PRO Wireless Gaming Mouse

The Logitech G PRO Wireless Gaming Mouse elevates your gaming experience with its accurate HERO 25K sensor. This mouse provides extraordinary accuracy and offers the perfect feel, weight, and shape for gaming. It also has a lighter battery with an extended life.

Logitech G PRO Wireless Gaming Mouse

Logitech G PRO Wireless Gaming Mouse on a black background

Razer DeathAdder V2 Pro Wireless Gaming Mouse

The Razer DeathAdder V2 Pro Wireless Gaming Mouse is on our gift guide for gamers 2020 because it comes with a new and updated sensor. It gives gamers 99.6% resolution accuracy for the finest, most consistent movement. It’s also compatible with the Razer charging dock.

Razer DeathAdder V2 Pro Wireless Gaming Mouse

Razer DeathAdder V2 Pro Wireless Gaming Mouse in use

CORSAIR K100 RGB Optical-Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

The CORSAIR K100 RGB Optical-Mechanical Gaming Keyboard has a strong aluminum frame that’s designed for durability. It also improves the gaming experience thanks to its individual, per-key RGB backlighting that dynamically responds to your moves.


Razer BlackWidow V3 Pro Gaming Keyboard

The Razer BlackWidow V3 Pro Gaming Keyboard is great for avid gamers. It comes with both Razer Green and Razer Yellow mechanical switches, letting you set your favorite way to type: clicky and tactile or smooth and bumpless. This keyboard also connects to three devices.

Razer BlackWidow V3 Pro Gaming Keyboard

Razer BlackWidow V3 Pro Gaming Keyboard on a geometrical background

Razer Leviathan Desktop Bluetooth Soundbar

The Razer Leviathan Desktop Bluetooth Soundbar gives you that realistic sound. That’s thanks to this PC soundbar’s powerful downward-firing subwoofer, two 2.5-inch full-range drivers, and two 0.74-inch tweeters. It also has surround sound technology, making it one of the must-have gadgets for gamers searching for an audio experience.

Razer Leviathan Desktop Bluetooth Soundbar

Razer Leviathan Desktop Bluetooth Soundbar with a desktop computer and user

Dell G5 15 Special Edition Ryzen Gaming Laptop

The Dell G5 15 Special Edition Ryzen Gaming Laptop lets gamers play anywhere. This powerful, affordable machine combines AMD Renoir-H Ryzen processors with eight Zen 2 cores at 2.9-4.2 GHz.

Dell G5 15 Special Edition Ryzen Gaming Laptop

Dell G5 15 Special Edition Ryzen Gaming Laptop on a red and purple background

Razer Huntsman Mini Portable Gaming Keyboard

Finally, the Razer Huntsman Mini Portable Gaming Keyboard lets you type the way you wish. That’s because it offers cutting-edge Razer Optical Switches for fast, light, and smooth actuation. Its 60% form factor makes this gaming keyboard small enough to take anywhere.


Are you ready to wow your boyfriend, girlfriend, or any other gamer in your life with one of these cool gifts for gamers? There are really so many must-have gadgets for gamers to choose from on this list. Let us know your favorites in the comments.

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Meet Lauren Wadowsky

Lauren has been writing and editing since 2008. She loves working with text and helping writers find their voice. When she's not typing away at her computer, she cooks and travels with her husband and two daughters.
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