Well it’s the time of year to start thinking about the perfect gifts for the important people in your life. Online shopping is more popular than ever and is the perfect way to shop during this Covid crisis. Stumped for gift ideas? Here at My Home Stereo, we think giving the gift of sound is a great idea this year, and there are many audio gift items to choose from.
Below we compiled a list of just some of the different home audio gifts you might want to consider as you make your way into the holiday shopping jungle, all from the comfort of your home.
Let’s Start With Some Wireless Headphones
Wireless headphones are a popular item especially ones with noise cancellation. Below are just some that are available and might not be ones on your radar but are none-the-less quality headphones that make perfect gifts.
BlitzWolf BW-HP2 Bluetooth V5.0 Headphones with Mic
This is a nice affordable pair of wireless headphones. These feature Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity, touch control, noise cancellation, a Graphene Diaphragm, and a 50mm speaker driver. These are also very comfortable, look great, and BlitzWolf sounds cool.
Cowin E7-PRO ANC Bluetooth Headphones
The next item featured are a pair of Active Noise Cancelling headphones from Cowin. These are attractive and well-made and come with a lot of features for the price. They are wireless with a great sound and deep bass, and have 30 hours of playtime. These headphones are great for commuters and people on the go that want to escape the outside noise with the flick of a switch.
Anker Soundcore Life Q20 Hybrid ANC Headphones
These headphones feature hybrid Active Noise Cancelling technology and hi-res audio that deliver music with exceptional clarity. They also add their trademarked BassUp technology for better sounding low tones and four microphones for better detection and cancellation of ambient noises. Add 40 hours of playtime and you can see these headphones are packed with features. I would definitely consider these if you are in the market for ANC headphones.
Nishen Wireless Bluetooth Headphones Noise Cancelling Headset with Mic
Here’s a pair of noise cancelling headphones for under $50, the Nishen wireless Bluetooth headphones with microphone. Features include a unique foldable design, remote hands-free two-way chat, CD quality sound, and virtual surround sound. These are available in black, white, and red.
Unisex Wireless Bluetooth Smart Headband with Mic
These aren’t headphones but a headband. A great gift for the running enthusiast. These have Bluetooth connectivity and a built-in microphone so you can answer calls hands free. There is a built-in Li-ion chargeable battery that offers a long battery life.
Earbuds Make a Great Gift
Also popular are ear buds due to their small size and inner ear fit. Like headphones, there are quite of few different earbuds to choose from. We feature a few below to consider putting on your gift list.
Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 2 Noise Cancelling Earbuds
Sennheiser’s new MOMENTUM True Wireless 2 earbuds continue the tradition of great audio for which the company has been known for the past 75 years. With these buds, they set new standards with sound quality and ease of use. These are on the higher end and have many great features including 7mm dynamic audio drivers, Active Noise Cancellation, and 28 hours of battery life with the charging case. It’s hard to find better earbuds than these.
Motorola Bluetooth 5 Verve Buds 100
Here’s a nice pair of earbuds from Motorola, the Verve Buds 100. These come with some nice features including Bluetooth 5.0 technology, passive noise cancellation, intelligent touch control, IPX5 waterproofing, and a microphone. These also have great battery life and a comfortable fit.
Soundcore Wireless Sweatproof Mini Earphones with Microphone
A produce from Anker, the Soundcore wireless earbuds are great for working out with its sweat proof feature. In addition to being sweat proof, they also use Bluetooth connectivity and have a microphone. They also have a high quality sound, comfortable fit, and come at a great price.
You Might Want to Consider a Portable Speaker
Portable speakers make good gifts and come in many sizes and prices. Here are few featured below that you might find interesting.
16W Portable Column Bluetooth Speaker
Here is a portable speaker that comes in multiple designs including camouflage. This makes a good gift for the person that likes to take music on the go and outdoors. This speaker even supports a wired microphone for all those singers out there. Included are 2 tweeters and a sub woofer and has 16 watts of power. You’ll get quality 360 degree sound, Bluetooth connectivity up to 10m, and 6 hours of continuous playback.
Smart Magnetic Induction Resonance Speaker
With this speaker you can amplify the music from your phone with absolutely no connections. It uses the concept of resonance induction to amplify the sound coming from your phone. Just place your phone on top and abra cadabra, the sound magically comes out the speaker. This would be quite the unique gift.
Zanflare A1 Flame Bluetooth Speaker Lamp
This is a high-quality portable speaker that is also a lamp. With excellent sound and a warm white flicker flame light, this makes another unique gift. Use it inside or out, day or night, this speaker has many uses. Featured are a 5 watt high-power speaker with excellent stereo sound and a powerful bass. Like many of the other gift ideas here, this also offers Bluetooth connectivity to connect your phone or any other Bluetooth device.
How About a Floating Speaker
There are a number of cool speakers that actually levitate while playing music. These would definitely make an interesting and unique gift.
Bluetooth Magnetic Levitation Speaker
So this is a cool floating speaker that resembles a floating egg. It provides 3D surround with low distortion and connects via Bluetooth to your Apple or Android phone or tablet. This speaker also allows you to receive phone calls.
It’s lightweight, portable, and has a long battery life. The wood grain design is really nice and will look great in your home. It will also help light up your room with its LED bulb. We think this is a great gift that is both attractive and functional.
Smart Bluetooth UFO Style Speaker
Is this an alien landing port? No it’s a floating speaker that looks like a flying saucer. This UFO speaker has Bluetooth connectivity and not only floats but also rotates as it’s playing music. In addition, it has LED colored lighting that changes colors has it spins. This is definitely a cool gift.
Floating Fighter Jet Bluetooth Smart Speaker
So now we go from a flying saucer to a floating fighter jet. This speaker features super bass, touch control, wireless charging, and seven color LED lights. This of course screams “get me this for Christmas!”
Smart Bluetooth Floating Football Speaker
From a floating fighter jet to a floating football. This is another great gift idea especially for football fans. With this speaker you get Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity, a 3W portable wireless speaker with an LED light, and 360 degree rotation.
Magnetic Levitation Bluetooth Speaker Night Light
So this is an elegant and modern looking floating speaker and night light. This speaker features a spinning music playing floating ball. It provides 360 degrees of high quality immersive audio and up to 5-6 hours of continuous playback via Bluetooth.
These are just a sampling of the gifts of audio available for the holiday shopper. Wireless devices are hot commodities now days and wireless audio is no exception. Of course the usual suspects are available for gifts like Bose headphones or Samsung earbuds. We wanted to show you some items you might not be familiar with that are worth considering and that probably come at less cost but still with high quality. We also want to mention that there are many items available in the myhomestereo store besides the ones shown here that do include some more well-known brands like Bose and Sony. So be sure to check out the store and happy shopping. Feel free to leave comments below and thanks for reading.