Between the advent of online streaming services for movies, TV shows, and music, and the rise of photo and video-oriented social media sites like YouTube, Tiktok, and Instagram, there’s an absolutely tremendous wealth of content available online right now . Combine that with the fact that technology in general has increasingly permeated nearly every aspect of modern life, and it’s not hard to see why mobile devices, cameras, tablets, and other tech-related items make such good choices as the holiday season approaches each year starts at Aware of this reality, we’ve rounded up the best gifts for the media junkie for this guide, featuring the latest and greatest gifts related to movies, games and music.
Twelve South AirFly
Featuring 20 hours of battery life, Bluetooth 5.2 connectivity and a range of 33 feet, the Twelve South AirFly is a wireless transmitter that allows you to use your own headphones or true wireless earbuds to enjoy in-flight entertainment.
Chromecast 4K with Google TV
Sold with an included remote control, the Chromecast 4K with Google TV is an ultra-compact streaming stick that plugs into a TV’s HDMI port to offer more than 700,000 movies and TV show episodes and millions of songs.
Backbone One for iPhone
The latest generation of the Backbone One for iPhone transforms Apple’s flagship smartphone into a mobile gaming powerhouse, offering pass-through charging, a collapsible design, ultra-low latency connection and the ability to capture game clips and screenshots.
Vinyl Me, Please, monthly record subscription
Available in three-month, six-month, or 12-month subscriptions, Vinyl Me, Please membership offers the opportunity to gift a curated selection of vinyl across a variety of different categories, ranging from country to hip-hop to classics and essentials .
Google Nest Wifi Pro
The Google Nest Wifi Pro is a next-generation home WiFi 6E mesh network system with three separate bands that together can deliver blazing-fast speeds of up to 5.4 gigabytes per second.
Marshall Acton III speakers
Offering booming sound in a compact package, the Marshall Acton III is a portable Bluetooth speaker with a vintage-inspired design, brass control knobs, a 30-foot range, and separate tweeters and woofers ranging from 15-watt and 30-watt Watt classes supported are D amplifiers.
Nothing phone (1)
A legit iPhone alternative, the all-new Nothing Phone (1) is a state-of-the-art Dual SIM 5G smartphone with a state-of-the-art camera array and display, and a 4,500mAh Li-Po battery. Equipped with 128GB of storage and 8GB of RAM, this particular item also comes unlocked from the factory.
Bowers & Wilkins Px8 Headphones
The Bowers & Wilkins PX8 are premium wireless ANC headphones featuring cast aluminum and nappa leather construction, a six-mic array, adaptive wireless technology, angled carbon cones, B&W’s proprietary noise-cancelling technology, and 30 hours of battery life.
10th Gen Apple iPad Pro
The 10th generation iPad Pro from Apple comes packed with a host of impressive specs and features, including up to 2TB of storage, Face ID, Apple’s latest triple-lens TrueDepth camera system, and the tech giant’s mighty M2 chip. .
Insta360 ONE RS 1-inch 360 Edition
The Leica co-developed Insta360 ONE RS 1-inch 360 Edition is a state-of-the-art action camera with AI-assisted imaging, IPX3 rating, proprietary FlowState stabilization, dual 1-inch sensors and the ability to capture both digital and third-party shots make people views and 6K 360 degree videos.
Technics SL-100C turntable
The Technics SL-100C is a full-torque, direct-drive hi-fi turntable that inherits many of the features and components of its more expensive counterparts in the SL range, while offering a more affordable price point – and without compromising on performance or audio quality.
Meta Quest Pro headset
The tech giant’s most advanced VR headset to date, the Meta Quest Pro benefits from numerous advancements, including Meta’s patented “pancake” lens and optics technology, and Qualcomm’s Snapdragon XR2+ platform.
SAMSUNG Freestyle Smart Wearable Projector
Despite its incredibly compact footprint, the SAMSUNG Freestyle Smart Portable Projector offers the ability to broadcast a 100-inch projection from virtually anywhere, while offering 360-degree sound, built-in Alexa and automatic smart calibration.
FUJIFILM X-H2 Mirrorless Camera
The FUJIFILM X-H2 is a flagship mirrorless digital camera that comes with a long list of notable features such as a 40.2 megapixel X-Trans sensor, a maximum shutter speed of 1/180k and 8K/30P recording capabilities in Apple ProRes is .
Astell&Kern A&ultima SP3000
Designed for the world’s most discerning audiophile, the Astell&Kern A&ultima SP3000 is not only the world’s first DAP with full separation of digital and analog signal processing, it also features the first-ever use of 904L stainless steel body construction in this type of mobile phone HiFi music player .