Oh My! Just one week away from Valentine’s Day and still no gift in sight! With so many products being bombarded at us from every digital space, it’s becoming difficult to sift through all the junk and home in on the ideal gift for your loved one. But fret not, Gadgets is here to help with our top gadget gift-list for your special someone this Valentine’s Day.
Gifts for Guys
Without a headphone jack on your man’s iPhone, you have the unfortunate pleasure of listening to all his favourite tunes and videos with him. But Apple has found a way of giving you silence – Apple’s wireless earphones. Weighing just 4g per headphone, the comfortable airpods deliver 5 hours of listening time from one charge and are a must-have accessory if you want some peace and quiet when your partner is busy streaming YouTube.
Sporting a beard has become uber trendy, however keeping it impeccably neat is a different story and if want your partner to have a groomed-look, get him the Philips Beard Trimmer 5000 (maybe it’s also a little bit gift-for-her). The rechargeable shaver has versatile blades to keep a 3-day beard look with ease and it also has an integrated hair comb for even trimming.
Is your partner an environmentalist who loves to have fun? Nothing reduces carbon footprint like the Billow Electric Scooter. The scooter is fun to ride and does not need licenses or any fuel – all you need is safety accessories and you’re good to go! It’s the perfect gift for anyone who’s looking to beat the traffic while being environmentally-friendly. Available from Notebook Centre.
The Lazy Man Pan
For the guy who uses six frying pans to make one English breakfast – this is the ultimate gift for him. The Lazy Man Pan is a non-stick, die-cast aluminium pan, suitable for all hob types including induction. It contains five compartments allowing him to cook several items at one go, reducing washing-up time and allowing more time to pamper you with that massage you’ve been craving for.
Does your man often misplace keys and his wallet? Forgetfulness seems to be a common trait among men and every man needs Tile Mate – a Bluetooth device that can be fixed to any object to keep track of where it’s been placed. To find any tracked item, open the Tile Mate app, ring for the missing object, and locate it on maps. It’s the perfect gift for the absent-minded!
Gifts for Girls
Apple Watch Series 4 in Rose Gold
Apple created its Smartwatch Series 4 in Rose Gold for the fashion-conscious techie girls. If you’re looking for feminine gift with a high-end look and feel – this watch will do the trick! The watch also has great health benefits – it monitors heart rate and sends an alert if it is too low or too high and has a fall detection mechanism which notifies loved ones if there’s been a fall.
The Philips Ceramic Straightener is the perfect gift if your lady is looking for salon sleek hair without heading to a salon. The digitally-controlled straighteners, have long titanium floating plates for easy straightening and only take 10 seconds to heat-up – salon look achieved instantly!
If your partner is a music lover and enjoys taking her tunes everywhere she goes, then she will love the Polk Assist Smart Speaker – with built-in Google Assistant. The speaker is great for living spaces where you can request music over voice and Google Assistant will play your favourite beats for you. Or better still, why don’t you create a romantic playlist and test it out on Valentine’s Day.
Canon Powershot SX430 IS
Snap those romantic moments with the Canon Powershot SX 430 IS camera. The 20MP camera has x45 optical zoom allowing the device to produce high-quality images – ideal for any photography enthusiast. It is also comfortable to hold and has built-in WiFi to connect and share those special memories with loved ones.
Is your loved one a fitness fanatic? Show her you care with the FitBit Charge 3 Smartwatch. The watch allows you to track workouts and it even monitors sleep patterns to provide information on sleep cycles. It is water resistant for up to 50M and offers a swim workout mode – ideal for swimming enthusiasts.
Still stuck for ideas for your valentine? Why not just go ahead and ask your loved one’s family and friends for ideas – it’s guaranteed to make a good impression and you’ll win brownie points for the extra effort.
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