Festive gifts by category:
1. Gifts for kids & teens
2. Gifts for parents
3. Gifts for gamers
4. Gifts for audio lovers
5. Gifts for movie enthusiasts
6. Gifts for home chefs
7. Gifts for gadget lovers
8. Gifts for phone addicts
9. Gifts for anyone
10. Gifts for the baller
11. Gifts for the kanjoos (max AED 100)
We can all agree that 2020 was quite a year. So with the Christmas season upon us, it's a moment to briefly forget about everything we've gone through this year, and celebrate (socially distanced of course) with our friends and family.
Our gift guide this year aims to help you buy gifts for most of the people in your life - whether it's a significant other, a good friend, or even a coworker at the dreaded office Secret Santa.
There's enough here to keep your options open, but keep checking back as we update this guide with more cool finds for you to pick up.
So join us as we celebrate our best picks for a tech-savvy festive season.
Gifts for kids and teens
It can be a little challenging to shop for the younger people in your life, so these picks span a variety of ages
Lego Super Mario - AED 299
This just might be the best toy to get at Christmas, but we might be biased. Enjoy countless hours building your own Mario-themed levels, and then blitz through it all to get to the finish while stomping on Goombas along the way. What's not to love?View Deal
Celestron 21041 PowerSeeker 60AZ Telescope - AED 369
Get your kids interested in the marvels of the universe with this great telescope setup. View Deal
Gifts for parents
Buying tech gifts for your parents can be a tricky thing - do you buy something based on functionality or something that isn't complicated to use? These tech picks should satisfy no matter what your parent's tech skills are like.
Amazon Echo Show - AED 599
Get an Echo Show to allow your parents to ask for simple things or activate smart devices around their home. You can even use it to video chat with them if you've got an Echo Show as well, or through the Alexa app.View Deal
Amazon Kindle - AED 279
If you've got a bookworm in your family, then this is the perfect gift to give. It's easy on the eyes, has fantastic battery, and has an impressive library of books to choose from.View Deal
Ring Doorbell - AED 599
This is a great way to check on who's dropping by your parent's place when you're not around. It's easy to setup and use, and you can access it from anywhere in the world.View Deal
Canon Selphy CP-1300 photo printer - AED 370
If there's anyone who still believes in printing photos, it's your parents. This nifty photo printer from Canon can spit out a photo in under 30 seconds, so snatch it up and watch your parents spend hours printing out their favorite memories.View Deal
Dyson v11 Absolute - AED 3,199
Looking to quickly spruce up the house before the kids drop by? The Dyson v11 Absolute makes short work of dust and dirt on any surface, leaving you with more time to relax and less time worrying about cleaning up.View Deal
Gifts for gamers
Gamers are a fun bunch to buy for, so our list covers everyone from casual gamers to full-time streamers. Grab a second player and check out these great gamer gifts.
Nintendo Switch Lite - AED 749
A great choice for the solo gamer on the go, this cheaper version of Nintendo's hit console offers decent battery life and the same excellent games library to choose from.View Deal
WD Black P10 4TB Game Drive - AED 789
Whether you need some extra space for your games on your PC or console, this beast of a drive from WD is a great way to quickly expand your gaming library.View Deal
Gifts for audio lovers
Whether it's for music, podcasts, or just easy listening, there's much love to give the audiophiles in your life. Check out our list of musical recommendations that are guaranteed to suit any music lover out there.
Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones - AED 1,099
Another fantastic set to recommend, these new cans from Sony offer great battery life, superb fit, and stellar noise-cancelling.View Deal
Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth speaker - AED 382
If you're on the lookout for a small speaker that's capable of some great audio, then snatch up this offering from Bose. It's compact enough to carry anywhere, while pumping out some decent audio levels.View Deal
Gifts for movie enthusiasts
Looking to spruce up your home movie-viewing experience? Then grab some of these cool gift ideas to make the next movie night even better.
Xiaomi Mi Box S - AED 193
If you don't have a smart TV, then fear not - the Xiamoi Mi Box S can turn any display into a smart one. Featuring a dedicated Netflix button and thousands of apps in the Google Play store, this little box is a great addition to any living room.View Deal
Apple TV (4K) - AED 669
Fan of the Apple ecosystem? Then the latest Apple TV is an easy recommendation. Easily stream content from your phone or Mac, and enjoy native 4K video across a variety of streaming services.View Deal
Gifts for home chefs
Whether you're a budding cook or a professional chef, the festive season is a great time to upgrade some of your cooking essentials. Check out our recommended products to give your cooking skills a much needed upgrade.
Sage BBQ & Press Grill
Want perfectly grilled burgers or a toasty panini? Then you need the Sage BBQ & Press Grill in your kitchen. Reversible ceramic grill and griddle plates make for easy operation and cleaning, and you can even pop in waffle plates for that extra-special breakfast treat.View Deal
KitchenAid Stand Mixer - AED 2,649
There's no better name than KitchenAid when it comes to stand mixers, and this iconic kitchen appliance has just gotten better with aid. Bonus tip - splurge for some of the accessories to make your own juices, pasta, and even sausages!View Deal
Nutricook Smart Pot - AED 298
No time to whip together a meal for yourself? Then just toss everything in the Nutricook Smart Pot, head to work, and come home to a hot meal with zero cleanup required.View Deal
BioloMix Vacuum Sous Vide Food Cooker - AED 339
If you've wondered about sous vide cooking, then this is an excellent starting point. Featuring an easy to use interface and precision temperature and timing control, it's a great way to elevate your cooking to the next level.View Deal
Sage Barista Touch - AED 4,399
Craving a decent cup of coffee in the morning? Then you can't do any better than the Sage Barista Touch. Precise espresso extraction and integrated coffee grinder makes for perfect fresh cups of coffee every time, and its easy to use touchscreen makes morning coffees a snap.View Deal
Gifts for gadget lovers
iRobot Roomba s9+ - AED 6,999
Not a fan of vacuuming floors? Then let the iRobot Roomba i7+ do it all for you when you're at work. This newer model is more powerful, and can also empty itself into a dustbin to just make your life even easier.View Deal
Bose Frames Tenor - AED 1,049
If you're looking for a unique way to listen to your music, then the Bose Frames Tenor are just the ticket. It allows you to listen to audio while also staying aware of your surroundings at all times.View Deal
Nikon D3500 - AED 1,799
For those looking to enter the world of DSLRs, the D3500 is the perfect camera for capturing priceless moments in any situation with its 24.2 megapixels and EXPEED 4 image-processing engine.View Deal
Gifts for phone addicts
Know someone who's glued to their phone? Then you can't go wrong with these smartphone essentials.
Gifts for anyone
Need a gift for no one in particular? Then check out this list of gifts that can suit just about anyone.
Fujifilm Instax mini 9 - AED 189
Great for taking to a party for some instant fun, this handy camera brings back the fun of instant photos, which are much better mementos than Instagram filters.View Deal
Gifts for the baller
Have a bank account the size of a small country's GDP? Then these gifts are certainly the ones to look for when money's no object.
Xiaomi XM300004 laser projector - AED 6,500
Want stunning projection quality without the hassle of mounting a projector? Then this short-throw beauty from Xiaomi will certainly impress at home.View Deal
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 5G - AED 7,599
Embrace the future of smartphones with the foldable Samsung Galaxy Fold - you'll certainly be the envy of all of your friends when you whip this bad boy out.View Deal
Samsung 75" 8K QLED TV - AED 23,999
Want to watch 8K content even before it's readily available? Then this Samsung TV will set you back a pretty penny, but at least you'll be able to brag to all your friends...View Deal
Bezzera Matrix MN Espresso machine - AED 11,999
For times where you want just the most perfect espresso, walktz up to this fantastic piece of machinery that will take pride of place in anyone's kitchen.View Deal
Gifts for the kanjoos
Ok, so maybe you don't have mountains of cash to splurge on gifts, so this list is specifically for budget-friendly recommendations that aren't that bad.
Xiaomi Mi True Wireless Earbuds - AED 51
Not as fancy as AirPods, but definitely much more affordable. These no-fuss wireless earbuds are good for basic audio and can quickly be recharged via the bundled case.View Deal
Xiaomi Mi Band 4 - AED 102
Need a fitness tracker that's effective as well as affordable? Then snatch up the Xiamoi Mi Band 4, which covers all of your basic fitness tracking as well as various workout modes.View Deal