Technology is always a hot gift topic. There’s a seemingly endless number of tech gifts available, from budget-friendly options to pricier ones. Examples of what you can find include the latest Bluetooth headphones for sports, a GoPro camera, activity tracker, and much more. From cookware to wearable technology there is something for everyone.
1. Apple Watch Sport
The Apple Watch Sport features a gold anodized aluminum case for an upscale appearance along with a host of features. The fitness watch comes with retina display and a responsive touch screen along with a speaker and microphone. Other highlights include WiFi, Bluetooth connectivity, and up to 18 hours of battery life on a single charge. The smart watch comes with a comfortable sport band, heart rate sensor, accelerometer, and much more. Browse other smart watches or head to the holiday electronics gift guide for more options.
2. BRAVEN BRV-X Wireless Bluetooth Speaker
With its waterproof exterior and overall rugged construction, this wireless Bluetooth speaker is ideal for outdoor use. A built-in microphone with noise-cancelling technology facilitates effortless hands-free phone calls. The speaker comes with a shockproof rubber exterior and a portable power bank to rapidly charge smartphones, MP3 players, and many other USB devices. If you need more ideas browse additional portable Bluetooth speakers and the holiday electronics gift page.
Price: $162.99 (19 percent off MSRP)
3. Fire TV Stick with Voice Remote
Amazon’s popular Fire TV Stick now comes with a voice remote. The result is an easy way to find shows just by speaking into the remote. The remote is also handy for checking the weather, playing music, and even checking sports scores. It’s easy to use and simply plugs into an HDTV and begins streaming in minutes. Need more ideas? Take a look at other streaming media players and holiday electronics gift ideas.
4. Samsung Gear VR – Virtual Reality Headset
This Samsung virtual reality headset is compatible with a variety of Samsung tablets such as the Samsung Galaxy Note5 and the Galaxy S6. The Gear VR makes it fun and easy to try out several different apps, games, and other experiences. It’s also possible to stream short films and videos on Vimeo. You can find additional gift ideas on the electronics gift guide page.
5. UP3 by Jawbone Heart Rate, Activity + Sleep Tracker
The UP3 by Jawbone monitors heart rate and tracks activity by calculating steps taken, calories burned, and distance throughout the day. It also functions as a sleep tracker and monitors the total number of hours slept, overall sleep quality, deep sleep, and REM. Users can use the food tracking feature to make note of calories, nutrients, and more. The activity tracker even offers advice and insight based on personal activity. Need more gift ideas? Take a look at the top 10 best heart rate monitors and activity trackers.
Price: $124.99 (31 percent off MSRP)
6. GoPro HERO4 BLACK Holiday Bundle
This holiday bundle includes the GoPro HERO4 BLACK 4K Action Camera along with the AmazonBasics Head Strap Camera Mount for GoPro and AmazonBasics Carrying Case for GoPro. The camera is GoPro’s most advanced one yet and enables a wide range of photos and videos, including very slow motion capture. Other benefits include built-in WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity, night photo capability, and time lapse video. The holiday set also comes with a GoPro suction cup mount and a GoPro jaws clamp mount. Browse additional electronics gifts for more ideas.
7. LG Electronics Tone Pro HBS-750 Bluetooth Wireless Stereo Headset
The LG Tone Pro is the optimal Bluetooth stereo headset for anyone on the go. Features include handy inline controls, a longer battery life, and a user-friendly design. The headset has a comfortable and curved neck band along with extended talk and music play times. Other features consist of echo cancellation and noise reduction. Searching for something else? Take a look at other Bluetooth wireless headsets or search the electronics gift guide page.
Price: $44.25 (26 percent off MSRP)
8. Microsoft Band 2
In the popular world of running GPS units the Microsoft Band 2 stands out for several reasons. For starters, it’s available in small, medium, and large sizes. The activity tracker offers continuous heart rate monitoring in addition to the total number of calories burned and overall sleep quality. It’s possible to use the device with Windows Phone, Android, and iPhone. This activity tracker is designed for activities such as running, biking, and golf, although it can be used just about anywhere. Looking for something else? Take a look at the electronics gift guide.
9. Ninja Coffee Bar Brewer
Coffee enthusiasts will appreciate this handy coffee maker, which whips up a variety of coffee beverages using traditional coffee beans. It’s possible to make hot and cold drinks in just minutes. Handy thermal flavor extraction technology lets users pick their desired richness level, from classic to rich to specialty. The coffee machine draws the right amount of water depending on desired brew size and type. An insulated tumbler is ideal for hot and cold drinks. Head over to the electronics gift guide page for more options. You can also check out the top best Keurig 2.0 coffee makers and the top best drip coffee makers.
10. Anova PCW-120US-K1 Wifi Precision Cooker
The Anova precision cooker comes with step-by-step recipe instructions, making it useful for cooks of all abilities. The precision cooker ensures precisely cooked food each time without overcooking. As an added bonus it works with just about any pot and doesn’t require any additional equipment. Another highlight is its speedy cleanup. The precision cooker is also available with Bluetooth technology. Need more ideas? Browse the electronics gift guide page.
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