Everybody loves gadgets, especially the useful practical ones! If you need some gadget gift ideas for the coming Christmas, here are some of the coolest gadgets I checked out recently…
aircharge Wooden Valet Tray (£130.00) – Made from genuine American oak, the aircharge Wooden Valet Tray comes with a built-in wireless charging pad. You can place it by the side of your bed, on your desk, in the kitchen, or anywhere you like, the Tray also provides a groove for your essential items such as glasses, keys, and etc. At the top end of the Tray, there is an additional slim cut slot for cards or letters you want to keep in one location.
Packed Pixels (£149.00) – If you use laptop frequently, there must be times you want to have more display area, Packed Pixels could be all you need. Packed Pixels uses lightweight portable high resolution 2048 x 1536 9.7” screens, mountable to your laptop by a universal and easy to use bracket system. There is no additional power supply needs as Packed Pixels is powered by USB. The screen can be mounted in portrait or landscape position, or facing away from you for presentation purpose.
Bamboo Spark with tablet sleeve ($99.95) – Calling all sketchers and scribblers! Wacom Bamboo Spark turns your handwritten notes and sketches on paper into digital format. Your ideas are saved to the Inkspace app and can be synced with your tablet, smartphone or cloud based services like Evernote or Dropbox. The Bamboo Spark with tablet sleeve is a smart folio with a flexible sleeve to hold a tablet with up to a 9.7 inch display. Two other folio styles are also available – snap-fit for iPad Air 2, and gadget pocket for carrying smartphone or business cards.
Cafflano Klassic: All-in-One Coffee Maker (£64.99) – Cafflano Klassic is the perfect gift for any coffee lovers. It looks like a coffee mug, but actually it’s a personal coffee maker with a combination of grinder, filter, dripper, and tumbler. According to the website, it’s the world’s first portable all-in-one coffee maker, you get fresh coffee from bean to brew in a matter of minutes. Firebox also carries other coffee related products like mini coffee press, no pressure coffee dripper, cold brew coffee kit, and many more.
Nintendo Classic Mini ($59.99 MSRP) – Looking for a more entertaining gift for your kidult friend? Try Nintendo Classic Mini. The Nintendo Classic Mini: Nintendo Entertainment System is a miniaturised version of the original NES with 30 preloaded classic games including the legend of Zelda, super Mario Bros. 3, Donkey Kong, and Ninja Gaiden. It is a great gift for collectors or anyone who loves games! However, this product is so popular that it’s currently out of stock in most online stores. If you are willing to pay big bucks, you can still order it from Amazon or Ebay. Or you can try your luck during Black Friday, certain brick and mortar stores claim to supply it in a limited quantity.