The holiday season is a time of giving, appreciation, and gratitude – and while it feels great to give to others and is ultimately what’s expected of us this time of year, that doesn’t mean that we can’t treat ourselves a little in the process. That’s why we’ve compiled this list of excellent tech gifts that anyone will love, including yourself. So feel free to add two items to your cart because you’re really going to like this year’s best Christmas gifts. See them below! Note that we may earn a commission on products purchased using our links.
Learn Spanish, French, Italian, German, and many more languages with Babbel, the top-grossing language-learning app in the world. Developed by over 100 expert linguists, Babbel is helping millions of people speak new languages quickly and with confidence. After just one month, you will be able to speak confidently about practical topics, such as transportation, dining, shopping, directions, making friends and socializing, and much more.
- Get lifetime access to learn all 14 languages.
- Practice with 10-15 minute bite-sized lessons that fit conveniently into your schedule.
- Cover a wide range of useful real-life topics, from travel to family, business, food and more.
- Use speech recognition technology to keep your pronunciation on point.
- Learn at a variety of skill levels, from beginner to advanced.
- Get personalized review sessions to reinforce what you learn, so it really sticks.
- Study whenever and wherever you want, and your progress will be synchronized across your devices.
- Use offline mode to access courses and lessons when not on Wi-Fi.
Apple’s AirPods started the true-wireless earbud revolution, and they’re showing no signs of slowing down. One of the best Christmas gifts you can buy for yourself (or a loved one) is Apple’s AirPods Pro.
These earbuds provide a seamless pairing experience, Active Noise Cancellation, Transparency mode, wireless charging, and are even water/sweat resistant. AirPods Pro is the perfect gift for music lovers and all of the active people in your life.
Behind the AirPods Pro, the Apple Watch Series 5 will likely take a top spot on your loved one’s wishlist. The Apple Watch Series 5 tracks all of your workouts, motivates you to do more, helps you stay on top of your notifications, and could even save your life.
The Series 5 adds on top of the Series 4’s successes adding new finishes like Titanium, as well as an Always-On Display. Side note, the Always-On Display will come in handy more than you might think; imagine simply glancing at your progress at the gym, peeking at the time during a meeting, and checking the time anywhere where raising your wrist isn’t ideal (or possible).
Amazon’s Echo Dot is one of the easiest, smartest, and most affordable ways to begin setting up your smart home. The Echo Dot is capable of turning on and off your compatible smart home gadgets, playing your favorite tunes from Apple Music, Spotify, and so much more. Whether you’re buying for yourself or a loved one, it’s hard to go wrong with Amazon’s Echo smart speakers.
Ultralight and portable, with a sleek one-button design and long battery life, CM Translator is the ideal choice for instant two-way translation and real-time recording in a variety of scenarios. Easy and convenient to use, the one-button design lets you translate instantly. Just click and hold to talk, then release to hear the translation. It features an ultra-long battery life up to 180 days of standby time and 24 hours of continuous use. Currently, CM Translator helps you translate 42 languages, which covers more than 90% of countries around the world.
- Enjoy 24 hours of continuous translation.
- Use it anywhere thanks to its ultra-portable, 1.4 oz weight.
- Translate in 42 languages.
Sleek, modern, and packing a processor that puts some laptops to shame; Apple’s iPad Pro is changing the tablet game. This refurbished model is more affordable than the latest tablets, but still sports a 64-bit A9X chip that gives it the power to easily take on tasks you’d typically save for your desktop. Its battery can last for up to 10 hours on a single charge, and its front and back cameras let you capture stunning photos and videos that you can enjoy on the tablet’s large 12.9-inch screen.
- 12.9-inch display: Enjoy your favorite games and content on a generously large Retina display with multi-touch controls.
- Four speaker audio: Jam out with a high-fidelity speaker in each corner.
- A9X chip: Blaze through your to-dos with next-level performance.
- iSight and FaceTime HD Cameras.
The handy-man in your life will definitely appreciate this unique liquid plastic welding tool – Bondic® is the only product that works where glue fails. It’s a liquid plastic that only hardens when you need it to. It will only solidify when you cure it with the included UV LED light, so you control the drying time. It’s a very simple 4-step process (clean, fill, cure, and shape) to fix almost anything, saving countless precious items from ending up in the trash before their time.
- 3D liquid plastic welder.
- 4-step process: clean, fill, cure and shape.
- Easily swappable cartridges
- New UV LED: Easier battery swap and button press.
- Manufacturer’s 60-day warranty.
Get ready to take vibration deep tissue-trigger point massage to a whole new level. Adding vibration percussive deep tissue massage with the Prosage Massage Gun to your workouts can reduce joint pain, muscle pain, increase circulation, break up knots, release trigger points, and improve recovery. Don’t let decreased mobility and nagging muscle/joint pain hold you back from living your best life.
- Increase deep tissue recovery with its powerful internal motor.
- Customize your treatment by choosing from the three intensity levels.
- Use the gun for 30 seconds on each muscle group to reduce soreness and recover faster.
- Enjoy up to two hours of professional-grade massage.
BentoStack Charge takes the original BentoStack and adds power! Inspired by the modern Japanese lunchbox, the BentoStack Charge is a delightful storage case designed specifically to hold Apple accessories and keep them organized. Now with a Qi-certified wireless charger and 5,000 mAh battery built into the top cover, you can keep your iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods powered up without hunting for an outlet. All compartments stack neatly together with a premium silicone band keeping everything secure when going mobile. For lighter travel, take just a single compartment with you; an extra smaller strap is included for this configuration.
- Keep your devices energized with the Qi wireless charger or USB port.
- Use the top lid as a phone stand or to hold your Apple Pencil.
- Keep your charging cables and earphones organized in the top compartment.
- Use the bottom lid to store all of your Apple Watch bands.
- Easily store your power bricks and chargers in the bottom compartment.
- Keep your setup secure with the included silicone straps.
Apple’s latest MacBook is the highly-anticipated refresh that seems to fix at least one major design issue of the previous generation – the keyboard. While some enjoyed the butterfly mechanism of the last generation, Apple has rectified its keyboard problems by re-introducing the tried-and-true scissor key mechanism.
In addition, you’ll receive a larger and more beautiful display, improved battery life, enhanced thermal architecture, Touch Bar with Touch ID, and so much more. Everybody needs a fast and reliable laptop, and Apple’s latest MacBook Pro will serve users for years to come.
Disney+ officially launched this year, and fans are going absolutely crazy over it. The service has attracted more than 10 million subscribers and features more than 500 new and classic films. Subscribing to Disney+ grants you and your family access to Disney, Pixar, Lucasfilm, National Geographic, and even Marvel titles. There’s a lot to like about Disney+, but the best part is that it’s affordable, too! Normally only $6.99 per month, Disney is slashing the price of a yearly subscription by 17% during the Holiday season in this special gifting promotion.