If you’re looking for a good gadget to gift to a friend or family this holiday season then you’ve come to the right place. This list was specially composed for buyers that are not very tech-savvy.
This list is also composed of items that aren’t the utmost top of the line but something affordable and useful. These are overall the best gadgets of 2020.
Best Gadgets 2020
1. SONOS MOVE
Bring the beauty of music to your home with the new Sonos Move Speaker. Sonos speakers have long been recognized as one of the best speakers available, giving high-quality sound, long-lasting battery and even super bass.
But Sonos speakers all had one problem: they weren’t portable. The new Sonos Move comes with a crispy design that is both powerful & portable.
The Sonos brand created a new speaker that sounds super good and still portable.
Plus this compact-sized speaker comes with Wi-Fi for internet connection, Bluetooth for music play mode, Apple’s AirPlay 2 to stream music through the Move.
- Wifi Enabled to stream from the internet.
- Bluetooth with multiple access.
- Apple’s AirPlay to stream music on the go.
- Compact Size.
- Super Bass.
- Long battery life.
- Can serve as a home theatre.
- It is still heavy
2. APPLE IPHONE 11 PRO MAX
The iPhone 11 Pro Max also racks as one of the best gadgets of 2019. The intro of the super smartphone blew us away and took us by surprise. The iPhone 11 Pro Max is simply the best on any phone you can get this year.
- Gigabit-class LTE.
- 4×4 MIMO.
- LAA for speeds up to 1.6Gb/s.
- Wi-Fi 6 support (802.11ax).
- Bluetooth 5.0.
- Super powerful phone.
- 3 rear sensitive cameras.
- Bright flash.
- Hard casing.
- Still too expensive.
3. SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 10 PLUS
The SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 10 PLUS is definitely one of the best Android phones of 2019. It comes the usual sweet & well design that is expected of Samsung and a long list of jaw-dropping features and capabilities.
This phone is powerful enough to withstand whatever you throw at it. Note 10 Plus is the best alternative to the iPhone 11 Max. It also has a lot of cameras to harness your creativity and the infamous S-Pen for easy control.
- Storage: 256GB/512GB* (*Note 10 Plus Only)
- Screen Size: 6.3-inch/6.8-inch Dynamic AMOLED.
- Resolution: 2,380 x 1,080/3,040 x 1,440.
- PU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855.
- Memory: 8/12GB RAM.
- Sweet design and feel.
- Big screen.
- 5 super cameras.
- S-pen for customized control.
- Cheaper than the iPhone 11.
- Non-durable screen.
4. RING INDOOR CAM
Ring security cameras are some of the best security cameras. This brand used to make an outdoor camera. But up until now, they’d all been made primarily for outdoor use. The new indoor camera is handy and super awesome for holiday gifting.
Ring security cameras are both affordable and useful. It helps you monitor your home both day and night. It comes with a motion detector and a super detective night camera that is sure to capture everything that happens around the world.
- 1080p HD video.
- A loud 110-decibel siren alarm to scare thieves.
- Two-way audio with noise cancellation
- 1-year warranty.
- Small Compact Design.
- Can serve as a hidden cam.
- Easy to camouflage.
- Can connect to the internet.
- Good image quality.
- No remote control.
- Poor Mic Function.
5. Microsoft Surface Laptop 3
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 is a near-perfect machine is sold for the same price for the iPhone 11 Max. So which will you choose iPhone 11 or the Microsoft latest edition smart laptop, the Surface Laptop 3?
The Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 can be compared and can even go head to head with the Apple Macbook Pro, giving the MacBook a real run for its money.
With just $999, you can get the Microsoft version of the MacBook Pro in terms of processor, screen resolution, and memory. But the Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 is both lighter and thinner. This is a beast of a gadget.
The Surface Laptop 3 also has modular drives for easy storage expansion, in case you ever run out of memory space. It’s and This is one supercomputer that you will never regret purchasing if you won’t faint when you get the bill.
- Weight: 2.89lbs.
- Processor: Intel Core i5 or i7 (10th Gen, Ice Lake).
- Display: 13.5-inch.
- RAM: Up to 16GB of LPDDR4X, 3733MHz (non-upgradable).
- Storage: Up to 1TB M.2 NVME SSD.
- Bigger, slimmer, bolder from a design standpoint.
- Comes in two alluring colours, the traditional silver and black and a gorgeous sandstone and cobalt blue.
- Sensitive touch screen
- Widescreen with a crisp picture.
- Powerful processor.
- Super lightweight.
- Modular drives for easy storage expansion.
- Less than expected battery life.
6. Fossil Gen 5 The Carlyle
This watch would make you look smart and stand out in any occasion. This Fossil device combines the shape of a watch with the capabilities of a smartphone in a smart and alluring design. This is the sharpest and most fashionable smartwatch that can be obtained for a good price.
The OS in this smartwatch is intuitive and works well with any smart devices. The Fossil Gen 5 The Carlyle can even control any iPhone device from calls to text, music, memory and sound, even though it is powered by Google, which is a massive bonus.
- 20 hours of battery life.
- Snapdragon 3100 processor.
- 1GB RAM.
- Super Attractive design.
- Long Battery life
- Reliable Alternative to phone
- Comes in leather, chain and rubber strap to suit the preference of any person
- Short Lifespan.
- Hard to see in direct sunlight.
7. Philips 3200 Series Fully Automatic Espresso Machine
Create your own coffee from the comfort of your living room with this new Philips fully automated Espresso machine. This is also one of the best quality Automatic Espresso Machine available. Although it comes at a big price.
Remember cheap espresso machine makes cheap espresso. If you want the best go for the best. The Philips 3200 Series Fully Automatic Espresso Machine build a restaurant-quality machine, that allows you to make crisp clear coffee while including the ease of automation.
There are versatile drinks options that, when coupled with the simple-to-use controls, make this the espresso companion for those who appreciate a good shot but may not have the know-how to pull one themselves.
And the for you, in case you never put in your time as a barista. The series runs from $500, depending on what model and which bells and whistles you want, but all will give you a restaurant-quality coffee.
- Water filtration.
- Ensures optimal flavour.
- Automatically grinds the beans before brewing.
- LatteGo milk frother (260 ml).
- Digital display.
- Fully Automated.
- Allows you to make a coffee-shop-quality espresso drink.
- Milk frother handles the frothing.
- Kind of Expensive
8. Xbox Elite Series 2
This is one of the best gadgets for gamers in 2019. The Xbox Elite Series 2 is a modular controller with 12 extra customizable buttons & parts This exclusive controller shows the gaming industry is heading to another new level.
- Interchangeable thumbstick.
- Paddle shapes.
- Experience limitless customization.
- Xbox Accessories app
- 40 hours of rechargeable battery life.
- Play games via USB C Cable, Xbox Wireless or Bluetooth.
- Interchangeable joysticks, paddle shapes, and styles.
- Customizable profiles.
- Smooth steel texture and colour.
- Can be hard for newbies to customize or use
9. DJI MAVIC MINI
The Mavic Mini is a small handy drone that comes in a small package. With a range of up to 4km and smart battery life that can last up to 30 minutes, all at a good price.
- Camera: Sensor. 1/2.3” CMOS.
- Remote Controller & Video Transmission. Operating Frequency.
- Intelligent Flight Battery.
- Battery Capacity: 1100 mAh.
- Good battery life.
- Small and silent.
- Too slow for experts
10. JBL Reflect Flow
There are a lot of wireless earbuds out there, but none work as well as this one. Truly wireless Bluetooth is still riddled with glitchy, unreliable audio and pairing nightmares. But somehow, the JBL Reflect Flow comes with long-range Bluetooth connectivity with long battery time.
- IPX7 water and sweatproof.
- Truly wireless.
- 30 hours of battery life.
- Speedy charge.
- Ergonomic fit.
- 10 hours of continuous playtime.
- 20 additional hours in the charging case.
- Pure unfiltered sound.
- Good Battery life.
- Long-range Bluetooth connectivity.
- No USB-C charging.
- Stiff buttons.
- No volume control.
- No touch controls.