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Kasie Savage to the rescue with Best Buy’s Top 20 Picks for gift giving season!

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Who doesn’t love giving and receiving the latest and greatest in tech toys and gadgets? But let’s face it, if you’re…ahem…technically challenged, like myself, it can be really overwhelming to know what’s
hot and what’s well, not! As someone who as recently as 3 years ago owned and operated a neon pink flip phone, I’m what techies would call, a “late adopter”, but I am smart enough to ask the pros for help when I need it.  So I went to Best
Buy and here are Best Buy’s Top 20 picks!main-logo-1

screen-shot-2016-12-14-at-11-45-09-am Oculus Rift VR Headset 

 Embrace your staycation this holiday season by exploring a whole new world right at home. The Oculus Rift’s next-generation virtual reality experience completely immerses you in fantastic game worlds, intensely emotional movies, and much more. Cutting-edge virtual reality technology doesn’t just display your entertainment, it wraps it all around you and drops you right in the middle. With Oculus Rift the possibilities are endless.

$849.99

WebID: 10460569

unnamed-copy Bellabeat LEAF Fitness Tracker

If health is wealth, then there’s no more fitting life accessory this holiday season than the Rose Gold Edition LEAF health tracker by Bellabeat. It monitors your activity, sleep, breathing, and menstrual cycle, and offers up advice on how to make the most of your day. Crafted with 100% wooden housing, this trendy wearable can be worn as a necklace, bracelet, or pin.

$199.99

WebID: 10384585

unnamed-1 Microsoft Surface Pro 4 12.3″ 128GB Windows 10 Tablet With 6th Gen Intel Core i5-6300U – Silver

 Be more versatile in the New Year with the Microsoft Surface Pro 4. This innovative 2-in-1 laptop tablet is lighter than its predecessor while delivering increased processing power to handle all your daily needs. The high-contrast 12.3-inch PixelSense reduces glare and eye strain, plus conversion from tablet to laptop is easier than ever with the multi-position kickstand.

$1,279.99

WebID: 10394996

 unnamed-2 NETGEAR Arlo Wireless Indoor/Outdoor Security System with 4 720p Cameras – White

The Netgear Arlo smart home security system is suitable indoors and out. It features 4 weatherproof, wire-free cameras that record super-clear HD footage you can access from virtually anywhere thanks to a free app on your smartphone or tablet.

$599.99

WebID: 10381650

unnamed-3 House of Marley Get Together Bluetooth Portable Speaker

Rock out to big sounds wherever you go this holiday season thanks to the small and stylish Get Together Bluetooth portable speaker from House of Marley. It blends earthy beauty and crisp, detailed performance with its stained bamboo panels and 3.25″ high-output woofers. Built-in Bluetooth lets you stream audio wirelessly from a smartphone, MP3 player, and more.

$249.99

Web ID: 10382349

 unnamed-4 Petcube Interactive Wi-Fi Pet Monitoring Camera – Silver/Black

With the Petcube interactive Wi-Fi camera you can watch, speak to, and play with your pet wherever you are this holiday season. Stream HD video from the camera to your smartphone so you can see what your pet is up to when you’re not home. The Petcube also features a built-in laser that lets you play with and exercise your pet all with a simple swipe on your smartphone.

$249.99

WebID: 10380182

unnamed-5 Michael Kors Access Bradshaw Smartwatch – Gold/Pavé

For that special someone: help them stay stylish and well connected with this Michael Kors Access Bradshaw smartwatch. Featuring Android Wear OS that syncs with your smartphone, this designer smartwatch has a built-in fitness tracker to help you dominate your fitness goals. And voice commands make it easier than ever to get the info you need when you need it.

$475.00

WebID: 10487810

 unnamed-6 Bests by Dr. Dre Pill 2.0 Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Beats Studio Over-the-Ear Headphones

Enjoy your music without being tied down, whether it’s in private or sharing a playlist with friends. The Beats by Dr. Dre Pill 2.0 portable speaker and Beats Studio over-the-ear headphones give you 2 ways to listen to music and watch movies with striking sound quality. Lightweight and portable, they’re easy to take anywhere and offer undeniable style.

$449.95

WebID: 10425726

 unnamed-7 Protocol Dronium III Quadcopter Drone with Camera & Controller

 Give the gift of aerial exploration to yourself and your live stream audience this holiday season with the Protocol Dronium III quadcopter. Through the app on your smartphone, you can live stream your footage and let friends on your network stream it too. With 3 selectable speeds and 6-axis motion-sensitive auto stabilizers, this quadcopter can perform banked turns or 4-way 360-degree flips with ease.

$249.99

WebID: 10440730

unnamed-8  Netatmo Healthy Home Coach

We spend a lot of time indoors during the holidays, so it’s important to keep this space healthy. Netatmo Healthy Home Coach can help you keep your space healthy by measuring humidity, temperature, air quality, and noise levels in a room. It shows your indoor climate stats via an app on your smartphone so you know when it’s time to open a window, turn up the temperature, and more.

$119.99

WebID: 10497789

 unnamed-9 HP Pavilion 23.8″ Touchscreen All-in-One -Silver (Intel Core i5-6400T/2TB HDD/12GB RAM/Intel HD 530)

 Powerful and multifunctional, the HP Pavilion all-in-one computer is a hub for work and play. Its Intel Core i5 processor and 12GB RAM can tackle multiple activities at once, while the 23.8″ touchscreen display acts as a spacious backdrop for watching movies, surfing the web, and socializing. Store all the files you need in the spacious 2TB hard drive.

1,199.99

WebID: 10481739

unnamed-10 Nanoleaf Aurora Smart LED Light Panel – 9 Pack

Combine light, colour, and creativity to produce the perfect ambience with the Nanoleaf Aurora smart LED light panel. This versatile 9-pack includes 9 panels that you can apply to your wall in a design of your choosing. Then, simply access the app to choose from millions of colours and create custom scenes to brighten up your living space in imaginative ways.

$129.99

WebID: 10460585

unnamed-11 Oster Mason Jar 0.6L 400-Watt Personal Blender – Online Only

Set yourself up for post-holiday dieting success with the Oster mason jar blender. A robust stainless steel blade is powered by 400 watts of pulverizing power to create delicious and healthy smoothies, juice, and more. This blender includes a sip & straw lid to attach to your 20oz mason jar so you can enjoy your beverage on the go.

$35.98

WebID: 10424989

 unnamed-12 PlayStation 4 Pro 1TB Console – 4K Gaming

Immerse yourself this holiday season in a world of top-tier entertainment with PlayStation 4 Pro. Enjoy blockbuster storytelling with a unified gaming library full of exclusive content tailor-made for the PS4. Plus, the PS4 Pro streams 4K-compatible content, upscales standard Blu-ray DVDs to 4K, and delivers PS4 Pro Enhanced gaming content.

$499.99

WebID: 10483513

unnamed-13 Beats by Dr. Dre Powerbeats 2 In-Ear Bluetooth Headphones – Black

Stay in your zone as you cut those holiday pounds with the great sound and reimagined design of Beats Powerbeats 2 wireless in-ear headphones. Inspired by basketball player LeBron James, these water-resistant headphones can endure even your most grueling workouts. They’re lightweight and comfortable to keep you going when you’re breaking out a sweat.

*Available in multiple colours

$219.99

WebID: 10293070

unnamed-14 Wilson X Connected Basketball

 Maximize your gains during the holiday season with the Wilson X Connected Basketball. It’s designed to track a single player’s makes and misses during solo training sessions. Connect it to the Wilson X app via your Bluetooth-enabled mobile device to use 1 of 4 training games to help improve your short-, mid-, and long-range shooting. Works on any regulation 10ft hoop with a net.

*Don’t forget to check out the Wilson X Connected Game Ball Football

 

$249.99

WebID: 10501196

unnamed-15 WowWee CHiP Robotic Dog

 All the fun of a puppy, without the mess. Give the gift of a four-legged friend that’s always ready to play. CHiP the robot pup is an intelligent and affectionate companion that responds to your behavior using advanced sensors and smart accessories. Thanks to the included smartband and smartball, CHiP can do things like follow you and play catch.

$249.99

WebID: 10439546

 unnamed-1 360fly 4K 360-Degree Waterproof Sports & Helmet Camera

 A no-brainer for the adventurer in your life, the 360fly 4K 360-degree action camera sports a powerful 16MP CMOS sensor that allows you to capture stunning 360-degree video in 4K, at a resolution of 2880 x 2880. Wi-Fi and Bluetooth let you sync with your smartphone for live streaming, sharing, and on-the-go editing.

$649.99

WebID: 10450794

 unnamed-17 Kate Spade New York scallop Activity Tracker – Bazooka Pink

Motivation is key to reaching those holiday fitness goals. This scallop activity tracker from Kate Spade New York syncs with your mobile device and sends you important alerts to keep you on top of things. It also monitors your daily activity levels including steps taken and quality of sleep.

$150.00

WebID: 10490847

 unnamed-18 Pixel, Phone by Google 32 GB – Very Silver

This holiday, say hello to Pixel, a phone by Google. With a 5″ AMOLED FHD display and all-day battery life, this smartphone is a playground for entertainment. The Google Assistant answers questions and helps you get stuff done, while Android 7.0 Nougat and a quad-core processor ensure a smooth ride. Record 4K video, snap crisp selfies, and more with Pixel.

$399.99

WebID: 10491079

unnamed-19 Panasonic Milano Wet/Dry Foil Shaver – Blue

The perfect gift to give the man in your life, the Panasonic ESSL41 Shaver will give him an amazing shave…or at least help him trim up the sides until he’s ready to let it all go.

$84.99

WebID: 10198922

unnamed-20 Star Wars Darth Vader Waffle Maker

The perfect gift for the Star Wars fan in your life – don’t let them hunt for stolen Death Star plans on an empty stomach. The Star Wars Darth Vader waffle maker features a regulated thermostat that lets you make waffles brown and crispy or tender and golden. It doubles as a sandwich press, makes quesadillas, and more. So recruit the galaxy’s most feared bounty hunters and dine with Darth Vader.

$49.99

WebID: 10450391

unnamed-21 Dyson 360 Eye Robot Vacuum – Nickel

The holidays are a busy time of year, which typically leaves the task of vacuuming at the bottom of one’s to-do list. This year, kick your feet up and let a robot do your dirty work. This Dyson 360 Eye robot vacuum features a 360-degree vision system that lets it navigate your house with automatic ease. It detects (and avoids) obstacles and drops, and it charges itself. Tank tracks allow the robot to transition from hard surfaces to carpets and area rugs without disruption.

$1,299.99

WebID: 10460792

 
Prices as of November 4, 2016. Prices subject to change. Best Buy
Lowest Price Guarantee in effect.


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