If you’re in a long-distance relationship, you’ll know firsthand how tough it is not seeing your partner every day, wondering if they’re thinking about you. Thankfully there are a handful of cool long-distance relationship gadgets that help you stay connected to your partner, even if they’re miles away.
Keep reading for the best technology to make your long-distance relationship work.
Miss your partner and long to be touched by them? One of the easiest long-distance relationship gadgets is a touch bracelet, which replicates your partner’s touch with a buzz.
Bond Touch slimline bracelets come in three colors and can be paired with your partner's bracelet. The fully waterproof tech, used in conjunction with their app, allows you to send a touch, which comes through as a vibration, whenever and wherever you’re thinking about your other half.
Long-distance touch rings have also grown in popularity over the last few years, and allow couples to feel each other's heartbeat. The Touch X ring is designed to be worn on the fourth finger and connects to an app.
Once you’ve paired your rings with each other all you have to do is double-tap your ring to see and feel the real-life heartbeat of your partner — a touching way to stay connected (pun intended).
You may already have an Apple watch and be using it to track your exercise goals and how well you are sleeping. However, the Apple Watch Series 9 also has a digital touch feature, where you can show a loved one that you are thinking of them.
If your partner has a watch with watchOS 9 or later the feature allows you to send taps, kisses, and even your heartbeat to each other. The feature also allows you to create little sketches and send them to each other — a cute extra touch to brighten up your partner's day!
The Paired app is one of the best long-distance relationship products to help you understand your partner better. Once you and your partner sign up we’ll send you daily questions to help grow intimacy and improve your communication.
Paired gives you access to quizzes, games, and relationship tips from experts from around the world — covering everything from how to improve your sex life to how to stop arguing — to help you stay emotionally connected in a long-distance relationship.
Some of the best long-distance relationship gadgets allow your partner to control them via an app — and we love anything that can help spice up your sex life when you’re thousands of miles away from each other.
We-Vibe has a handful of vibrators perfect for long-distance relationships, including the We-Vibe Sync, which has intense vibrations and can be controlled either by a remote or the app. A great way to spice up a sexy video call.
Going to bed alone when your partner is miles away can be one of the loneliest parts of long-distance relationships, that’s why friendship lamps are the perfect addition to your bedtime routine when your partner isn’t with you.
The LuvLink lamps connect to their app and glow up when you or your partner touches it, reassuring each other that you’re thinking of one another.