The Verge’s 2023 PC gift guide: laptops, mice, office chairs, and more

Cable management kit (192-piece)

Gifting someone cable management tools may feel a bit like you’re assigning them homework, but they’ll appreciate it when all their messy cables are tidily routed out of sight thanks to this handy assortment of ties, clips, and sleeves. Well, at least they will once they’ve spent a few hours untangling the rats nest behind their desk.
Price: $14.99

PC Game Pass (three-month subscription)

Giving someone a few months of PC Game Pass grants them access to more than 100 quality titles, including the latest Forza Motorsport, Starfield, and some of the biggest games of the year. There are also surprise hits like Lies of P and indie works of art like Cocoon, making it quite the curated collection of games.
Price: $24.29+

Elgato Stream Deck MK. 2

Elgato’s Stream Deck MK. 2 is a treat for PC power users who appreciate a good button, as the macro controller lets you perform all kinds of one-button tasks. Want a physical mute button for Zoom calls? How about one to kick-start your favorite Spotify playlist? The 15-key MK. 2 can do it all — and that’s before you get into all the built-in features for livestreaming.
Price: $149.99

SteelSeries Arena 7 speakers

The SteelSeries Arena 7 is a 2.1-channel speaker setup with rumbly bass, handy extras like Bluetooth compatibility, and RGB lights that sync with what’s on-screen. It’s a nice set for any gamer who wants to crank their favorite game or tunes, especially since it offers dead-simple setup via USB and compatibility with the PlayStation 5.
Price: $299.99

Herman Miller Sayl office chair

Herman Miller’s Sayl is an ergonomic office chair that’s comfy, supportive, and looks particularly stylish without taking up too much space. Its back offers ample support and ventilation to keep you cooler during the warmer months, and the arms and seat are adjustable enough that your giftee should have no trouble finding the right fit for their body.
Price: $588+

Lenovo Slim Pro 9i

Powered by the Intel® Evo™ platform & 13th Gen Intel® Core™ processor, the Slim Pro 9i is engineered to do it all. Its 360-degree multimode flexibility, stunning display, and four Bowers & Wilkins speakers provide an unparalleled entertainment experience. Its comfort-edge casing with rounded edges provides easier carrying. With the inclusion of the Lenovo Precision Pen 2, this laptop allows you to shape your creativity. Price: $1,799.99

Logitech G Pro X Superlight 2 mouse

Logitech’s G Pro X Superlight 2 may have a super long name, but it’s super short on heft, weighing in at just 60 grams. The newer mouse is designed for esports-level gaming performance, but its svelte looks and USB-C charging mean it can do the full-time job thing by day and land those perfect no-scopes in Counter-Strike 2 by…