Consoles, connected watches, smartphones, robot vacuum cleaners… In 2021, Santa Claus is hyper-connected! So if you want to make gifts that snap under the tree, here is our selection of 7 products on sale on Amazon to grab urgently.
Our selection of Best Christmas gift ideas to put under the tree
- Nintendo Switch OLED console at € 319.99
- Apple Watch SE GPS (2021) at € 279
- IRobot Roomba 981 connected robot vacuum cleaner at € 399
- Logitech MX Anywhere 2 wireless mouse at € 29.99
- Logitech C920 HD Pro webcam at € 54.99
- HyperX Cloud II gaming headset at € 59.99
- Realme GT 128GB smartphone at € 369
On Amazon, we can find some nuggets still on sale despite the end of the big wave of promotions that was Black Friday. In this eclectic selection, you will find a Switch, an Apple Watch, a HyperX Cloud II headset, a webcam… In short, enough to please all the tech fans around you, or just yourself.
Nintendo Switch OLED
It starts strong with the all-new Nintendo Switch OLED which benefits from a brand new screen in portable mode. Quite complicated to find right now (without being at the level of the PS5 and Xbox Series X), you can have it on Amazon for € 319.99. It has 64 GB of built-in memory, which you can expand with a microSD port. Its screen, of course, OLED, is brighter and with better contrasts than on the old version. It also has an RJ45 socket to connect an Ethernet cable and thus have a more stable connection when playing online. Finally, the foot for playing in nomadic mode with the screen placed is wider, more stable and with several levels of adjustment. In short, a Switch 2.0 could be the Best Christmas gift ideas for your loved ones.
The Apple Watch SE GPS of 2021
The Apple Watch SE is a connected watch that represents the culmination of all generations of Apple Watches up to the sixth generation. It is equipped with a 1.78 “rectangular screen, fully touch-sensitive of course, which works under iOS. It is fully compatible with Apple and Android smartphones, even if with the latter it loses some interesting features, especially at the level of health monitoring. It is more interesting to use this model if you have an iPhone. There it is very interesting since you can answer your calls via the watch, consult your notifications and of course access all the analyzes of your health thanks to the sensor located on the back of the watch CO2 levels in the blood, heart rate, quality of sleep… It is an excellent daily companion, with a very modern look.
The iRobot Roomba 981 connected robot vacuum cleaner
The connected home is also expanding into cleaning devices, notably with iRobot’s Roomba 981. This robot vacuum cleaner will take care of your floors with the largest application and you can follow its work from your smartphone. It is also thanks to him that you can control him and give him orders from a distance. The Roomba 981 will map your interior and make sure it doesn’t miss any dirt spots. Moreover, he will spot the dirtiest corners in order to insist on them to wash them well. It has an autonomy of 2 hours, then will recharge to continue washing from where it left off. He goes absolutely everywhere, knows how to get around furniture, detects empty stairs to stop in time. And if you have Google Assistant or Alexa, you can even control it by voice. So isn’t it the Best Christmas gift ideas?
The Logitech MX Anywhere 2 mouse
If you’re looking for a versatile, high-performance mouse, then the Logitech MX Anywhere 2 is for you. In addition, it is only € 29.99 at Amazon at the moment instead of € 79.99. This is the main office mouse but it can be used very well for gaming, even if there is no button other than the one for DPI and next/previous page. Aside from that, the mouse is very comfortable in the hand and is very comfortable, in particular thanks to its very pleasant textured thumb rest. It can pair with 3 devices simultaneously, and you switch between them on the fly. It can be connected both Bluetooth and wirelessly using the supplied dongle. Finally, its autonomy is 70 days with a full charge. And you can get 24 hours of battery life with just 4 minutes of charging.
The Logitech C920 HD Pro webcam
The Logitech C920 HD webcam is a benchmark in the world of webcams, with very good overall performance. It is very simply plugged into USB on your PC and is placed on the top of your screen. It is capable of filming in 720p or 1080p, or in Full HD. So you can use it very well for visioning with your friends or work colleagues. But also to film yourself if you want to embark on the YouTube or Twitch adventure. It is equipped with two microphones to capture and reproduce your voice in stereo on the speakers of your contacts. It can also adapt to your brightness to always present you in your best light. And it’s only € 54.99 instead of € 109.
The HyperX Cloud II gaming headset
Now let’s discover an excellent wired headset for gamers: the HyperX Cloud II from Kingston Technology. This is a headset equipped with a removable microphone that can be connected to both PC and Mac but also to consoles. Anything that has a 3.5mm jack port can accommodate this headset. Along the wire is a small remote control that allows you to have advanced control over the sound in your ears. You can activate/deactivate 7.1, raise/lower the sound in your ears and that of your microphone. On top of that, it is very comfortable and adjusts to fit all head sizes. And it’s available right now on Amazon at € 59.99 instead of € 99.99.
The Realme GT smartphone
Let’s conclude our overview of the products on sale at Amazon with this excellent smartphone, the Realme GT, which has seen its price drop from € 499 to € 369. It is a 5G compatible phone with 128 GB of internal memory, not expandable, and 8 GB of RAM to run your games and apps. It has a beautiful 6.43 “Super AMOLED screen with a display frequency that can go up to 120 Hz. Its three rear sensors of 64 Mpx, 8 Mpx and 2 Mpx make very beautiful photos and videos, up to 60 images / second in 4K. As for autonomy, being reasonable you can push it over a day and a half. And its 65 W fast charge compatibility allows it to go back to 100% in just 30 minutes.
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