I would like to fill in the space in the following sentence a proper word that means Technology enthusiastic

With an inquisitive and ___ personality, I am confident ...

I've tried couple synonyms from here but all seem out of place.

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    I think the problem is that a personality is not generally considered to be tech savvy. You may be, but your personality isn’t.
    – Jim
    Jan 7, 2019 at 2:25
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    What's wrong with technophilic?
    – Hot Licks
    Jan 7, 2019 at 2:37
  • +1 for the research.
    – Kris
    Jan 7, 2019 at 6:46
  • The linked question offers only nouns, which aren't always easy to make into adjectives. However, it would be useful to say what the adjectives you form are, and why they "seem out of place". Help for this sort of question
    – Andrew Leach
    Jan 7, 2019 at 7:24
  • @HotLicks I also like technophilic (+1). It's more accurate and inclusive than tech-savvy because the latter term implies knowledge and skill whereas the former only implies enthusiasm. It's a bit like the difference between being a music lover and a musician.
    – BoldBen
    Jan 7, 2019 at 8:55

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A person who is enthusiastic about technology, an 'early adopter', is often referred to as a:


The adjective form of this is


but that is much less common and might sound a little strange.

You could use the much easier to understand


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