With so many electronics gifts to choose from, finding the right one for her can be challenging. If you’re not sure where to begin, consider these gifts listed below. If you’re stumped, start by considering her lifestyle and interests. For example, if she’s into fitness, a new activity tracker could be the right gift. Bluetooth headphones are an option for the music lover in your life. If she enjoys watching movies and TV shows but wants more control over the content, surprise her with the latest Roku.
1. Roku Streaming Stick
This latest Roku streaming stick stands out for its speedy quad-core processor and dual-band wireless technology, which results in a faster and more enjoyable user experience. The stick provides access to Netflix, Hulu, Google Play, Amazon, and more. It’s also easily portable and can be used with various HDTVs around the house. Users can easily access thousands of movies and TV episodes along with paid and free channels. A free Roku mobile app, compatible with iOS and Android devices, lets the mobile device act as a remote for added convenience. A private listening mode is also available if others in the room need some peace and quiet.
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Price: $34.99 (30 percent off MSRP)
2. Lumo Lift Posture Coach and Activity Tracker
Correct posture is essential. Poor posture can lead to back pain along with other aches throughout the body. This small and lightweight device sits just underneath the collarbone and sends gentle vibrations as a reminder to stand or sit up straighter. It’s also a fitness tracker and notes the total steps taken, calories burned, and distance traveled throughout the day. The device uses technology called angle displacement to calibrate good posture and is able to accurately measure when the body begins to slouch.
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3. TCL Xess 17.3-Inch Smart Home Hub
This smart home hub covers a wide range of tasks, making it a practical choice for any woman. A large 17.3-inch full HD display stands out for its clean design and easy visibility. Built-in voice services provide the latest news, take care of the weekly grocery list, and more. Cooks will appreciate the built-in recipe application with videos that makes searching for and planning meals much less stressful. A remote camera, included in the hub, helps keep an eye on other rooms in the house. Other highlights include a convenient carry handle, adjustable stand, and a front camera for video chats.
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4. iRobot Roomba 980 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner
Cleaning the house doesn’t have to be a dreaded task anymore. This powerful robot vacuum cleaner features a three-stage cleaning system that relies on a combination of agitation, brushing, and suction to get the job done. There’s also carpet boost technology for enhanced performance on carpet and rugs. The WiFi-enabled robot vacuum cleaner can be scheduled and commanded to clean from anywhere via a mobile device. It also automatically docks and recharges when the battery is low. This iRobot runs up to 120 minutes on a single charge. The iRobot Roomba 650 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner is a well-rounded alternative with a lower price tag.
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Price: $799.00 (11 percent off MSRP)
5. Epson FastFoto FF-640 High-Speed Photo Scanning System
Thousands of photos can be scanned quickly with this scanner, which can scan pictures up to one photo each second. From small pictures that fit into a wallet to panoramic photos, this scanner accepts photos of all sizes. Pictures are scanned up to 600 dpi to ensure the highest quality. Features such as smart photo fix technology, color enhancements, and red-eye reduction help make older or lower quality pictures look their best. Once the photos are scanned, it’s easy to create displays, slideshows, and more.
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Price: $549.99 (15 percent off MSRP)
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6. Huawei Smartwatch
Several features help set this smart watch apart from its competitors. For example, it comes with several pre-installed watch faces and swappable bands. This watch also tracks fitness and monitors heart rate for activities such as running and walking. Users can view notifications and alerts for calls, texts, and more. A 1.4-inch full-circle display is easy to read and features a scratch-resistant body. Other features include built-in WiFi, Google Now voice commands, and Android and iOS compatibility.
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Price: $269.99 (23 percent off MSRP)
7. Nest Learning Thermostat
Nest is a feature-rich programmable thermostat that can help save energy around the house. Farsight technology allows the thermostat to light up when it senses someone coming, at which point it displays the time or temperature. Once it learns its owner’s behavior, which takes about a week on average, Nest programs itself to ensure optimal efficiency and energy savings around the home. Users can easily check their energy history via the Nest app. The device can be controlled from just about anywhere using a laptop, phone, or tablet.
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8. Acer Chromebook R 13
A 13-inch full HD display and up to 12 hours of battery life are just some highlights of this 2-in-1 computer. The device features a fan-free design, which helps it remain quiet and dust-free. A 360-degree hinge makes the computer flexible and versatile enough to be used as a tablet and notebook. The Acer even detects which mode users are in then optimizes the sound to best fit the current mode of use. Other features include a USB 3.1 Type-C port for speedy data transfers and the latest 802.11ac for fast and powerful web browsing and connectivity. Aside from tablet and notebook modes, this Acer can be used in display and tent modes for added convenience.
9. Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Headphones
These wireless Bose headphones offer high-quality sound and easy connectivity to a variety of devices with Bluetooth and NFC pairing. To pair devices or control music, users can simply provide voice prompts and commands. The headphones also come with a lithium-ion battery for up to 20 hours of playtime before needing to be recharged. A noise-adjusting microphone ensures clear calls even in noisy environments. A soft headband material makes these noise-cancelling headphones comfortable enough to wear for long stretches of time.
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10. Echo Dot (2nd Generation)
The latest Echo Dot is a voice-controlled device that plays music, sets alarms, shares the latest news headlines, and much more. Echo Dot handles a variety of tasks, whether it’s checking the weather, getting an Uber ride for a night out, or even ordering pizza from Domino’s. One handy feature is that the device can hear commands from across the room, even when music is playing or there is lots of noise. This Amazon device can be plugged into speakers and other devices with a 3.5mm stereo cable or Bluetooth.
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