In years gone by, getting organised for the new term meant ironing shirts, packing lunchboxes, filling pencil cases and replacing calculator batteries. Not anymore! With the digital age in full swing, going back to school, college or university means being equipped with the latest technology to help you hit the ground running.

With a great range of tech available in store and online, we’ve got everything you need for going back to school, college or uni.

Top 10 Tech Essentials

1. PNY 32GB Coral USB Flash Drive 2.0 £13
This handy piece of tech has a 32gb storage capacity – that’s a lot of space for your work! It’s ultra compact and being a bright pink it’s great for finding at the bottom of your bag!

2. KitSound Metro X Headphones Black £20
Listen to your music without a tangle of wires wherever you go with these stylish black and rose gold wireless headphones. They’re perfect for blocking out the noise of others when you need to concentrate on getting your work finished for that looming deadline!

3. Kit Premium Lightning Audio Adapter £10
Connect your 3.5mm headphones to your USBC devices with this small and compact audio adaptor – the perfect solution to the single hole design on newer iPhones.

4. Trust Carve Wireless Mouse Black  £7
When you’re tapping away on your laptop, this fantastic value wireless mouse is the perfect addition to your work space. It’s super handy with an 8 metre wireless range and is suitable for both left and right-handed users.

5. Port Torino Laptop Sleeve 14-15.6in Grey £12.50
This slim case is perfect for protecting and transporting your 15.6 inch laptop to school, the office or the local cafe. With a cotton outer shell, and a neoprene interior, it will fit perfectly to the shape of your notebook to keep it nicely protected and easily slip into your backpack too.

6. Kit Essentials Wireless Charging Pad  £12
This wireless charging pad provides hassle-free 5W charging of any Qi-compatible device. And it also includes a Micro USB cable so you can get charging straight away.

7. Kit Essentials Power Bank 4000mAh Black  £9
Forget worrying about running out of charge again. This emergency USB charger will be the backup battery you need when your smartphone or tablet runs low, no matter where you are. It’s perfect for keeping in your bag, drawer or car for emergency power.

8. Canon Wireless Pixma Printer MG3050 £40
The all-in-one printer, scanner and copier comes with smartphone and cloud support, making it ideal for printing straight from your tablet, smartphone, laptop or camera. Being wireless, you won’t have to worry about trailing cables either. Win, win!

9. Canon PG-540 Black Ink Cartridge £15 Never run out of ink just before an assignment is due again by making sure you’re stocked up on black ink for your printer. For use with the Canon-540 and CL-541 ranges.

10. Trust Vecco 4 Port USB 2.0 Mini Hub Black  £6
This USB 2.0 mini hub is just the thing for connecting all your portable devices to your computer, allowing you to use 4 extra USB ports.

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