Many people believe that the December holiday season is “the most wonderful time of the year.” While this is often true, it can also be a very stressful time as you shop for gifts for your friends, coworkers, and loved ones.
To make this easier for you, we’ve compiled a list of gifts you can get for them without having to worry if they’ll like it. And since we’re all about saving money at US Mobile, we choose gifts that are great deals and are relatively affordable at under $50 each.
Sennheiser HD Headphones $25
These headphones are great for friends and family members who work in open office environments or are always complaining about there being too much noise everywhere.
Anker Backup battery $19
You know that one person who takes forever to reply or is hard to coordinate with because their phone is dead? Yeah, get them this backup battery, so that is no longer an excuse for them.
Amazon Echo Dot $49 [Arrives after Christmas]
This is a gift that’s perfect for anyone looking to turn their home into a smart home but doesn’t necessarily have the smart home money. Alexa connects to your Bluetooth speakers and acts like a more powerful Siri. It’s also ideal for anyone who lives alone, as talking to Alexa can keep people company.
Facebook Like Button Oven Mitts $22
Show your mom you like her cooking with these socially acceptable over mitts.
Aeropress Coffee Maker $30 [Arrives after Christmas]
The Aeoropress is one of the best low-tech coffee makers available. It makes coffee with a similar amount of pressure as a traditional coffee maker. This is perfect for the coffee or espresso lover in your life.
Programmable Smart Outlet $28
Perfect for helping save electricity. This smart outlet can turn off and turn off power to anything plugged into it via their app.
Vbiger Touch Screen Winter Gloves $14-17
Winter weather can be brutal. Keep your hands warm while trying to text your friends with these cool touch screen gloves.
Lifeproof Cases $39+
This is perfect for anyone you know who lives an active lifestyle. Whether they are frequently at the beach, on the ski slopes, or just generally clumsy Lifeproof’s assortment of waterproof cases for just about every phone, will keep their phones safe.
Portable Selfie Light $9 [Arrives after Christmas]
Your social media addicted friends will love this. This light plugs into the headphone jack of just about any phone and has 3 intensity modes. They’ll love it. Expect to be in more nighttime selfies with them.
Triangular Wooden Alarm Clock $20
Have a friend who’s always late to work? Get them this beautifully designed alarm clock, so they can wake up on time without having to rely on their phone.
Amazon Fire Stick $40 [Arrives after Christmas]
Getting the Amazon Fire Stick is a smart solution for those who like watching popular shows. The Amazon Firestick is perfect because it works well is Amazon Prime making many popular shows such as Man in the High Castle or The Sopranos.
Raspberry Pi Zero $5
Know someone who likes to tinker around with things or try to invent new gadgets? This is perfect for them. It’s a programmable 1GHz CPU chip that can be used to power just about anything. A huge community around the chipset has created guides around how to make everything from an NES classic to a robot.
TL;DR ( Too Long Didn’t Read): Here are 12 gifts to buy your friends/family
- Sennheiser HD Headphones
- Anker Backup Battery
- Amazon Echo Dot [Arrives after Christmas]
- Facebook Like Button Oven Mitts
- Aeropress Coffee Maker [Arrives after Christmas]
- Programmable Smart Outlet
- Vbiger Winter Glove Touch Screen
- Lifeproof cases
- Portable Selfie Light
- Triangular Wooden Alarm Clock
- Amazon Fire Stick [Arrives after Christmas]
- Raspberry Pi
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