Gift giving can be a difficult endeavor. To make it easier for this holiday season we created a series of gift guides that are grouped by price. Here, we focus on some of the top-rated products for under $150.
There’s no doubt that the Paperwhite is a great gift for anyone who takes pleasure in reading with sharp and dark text at the pixel level for maximum readability, high-resolution display, built-in adjustable light-read day and night, no screen glare, even in bright sunlight, unlike tablets. Kindle Paperwhite now offers Bookerly, an exclusive font crafted from the ground up for reading on digital screens. Warm and contemporary, Bookerly is inspired by the artistry of the best fonts in modern print books, but is hand-crafted for great readability at any font size, Amazon says. Spouses will love this gift, too, because the adjustable front light won’t disturb their slumber.
Whether you like Pop or Jazz, this durable wireless speaker makes for a great traveling companion. Compact and simple to use, it delivers good sound, satisfying listening experience at a nice price, and it’s easy to pair with any Bluetooth enabled device. For non-Bluetooth devices, it has an old-school port enables you to connect to other audio sources, like a tablet or MP3 player for a wire. When choosing a gift, make sure you know your intended’s favorite color because it comes in black, red, blue, white, or mint with Carry Case (purchased separately)
This printer is the best gift for families who have students, especially when the back-to-school season is underway. Not only colored pencils and spiral notebooks, every family needs a good versatile printer that can handle tasks like churning out pages of text for last-minute homework assignments, scanning images for book reports, and printing documents from a smartphone. Read our review here.
Every do-ityourselfer will love this gift for whatever small projects around the apartment or bigger projects around their home. Hitachi Compact Pro Driver Drill rated “Best Buy” by a leading consumer publication and covered by Hitachi’s Lifetime Lithium Ion tool warranty, the DS18DSAL is the first in Hitachi’s Compact Professional series featuring an 18V Lithium Ion slide battery. It is impressively lightweight and compact at 7.7″ in length and weighing only 3.3lbs. The DS18DSAL is the ideal driver drill for anyone seeking professional power in the most compact, lightweight and ergonomic tool body on the market.
This versatile Multi-Cooker browns and sautés, slow cooks, roasts, bakes and steams! Plus, you can effortlessly switch from one function to another at the touch of a button, for recipes that require multi-step cooking. That means less hassle and less mess to clean when prepping meals. The controls are more simple and intuitive. Very easy to clean up, only takes a second to wash the metallic, non-stick inner pot. With a 6-quart capacity, this is a good give for everyone who loves family dinners.
All-Clad 99012GT Stainless Steel Classic Round Waffle Maker with 7 Browning Settings, 4-Section, Silver
All-Clad 99012GT round waffle maker is the great waffle iron I have ever test, easy to use, doesn’t stick and easy clean up. You do not have to use any type of oil or spray to cook the waffles. Perfect for weekend brunches, anytime snacks, or delicious desserts, the round-shaped waffles measure 6.5 inches in diameter by 1/2-inch thick. The readily audible bip lets you know when it is properly preheated, and an audible signal along with a green indicator light indicates when your waffles can be taken out of the product to be eaten.