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Holiday Gift Guide 2014-2015: Top 10 Best Gifts Under $250

December 16, 2014 - Written By Justin Diaz

Whether you’re looking for a smartwatch to compliment the tech lover in your family or are on the hunt for the perfect Bluetooth speaker for some high quality audio, we’ve got a list worked up for you to find some of the best items.

Samsung Gear 2 NeoSamsung Gear 2 Neo

The Samsung Gear 2 Neo is a great smartwatch choice for anyone using a newer Samsung galaxy device. It comes in three different colors to match any style, has a built-in heart rate monitor so you can check your heart rate any time you want, and pedometer so you can tracks your daily steps and set goals. It also features music controls and playback so you control the music on your connected smartphone, or use the Gear 2 Neo as a standalone player and connect up a Bluetooth headset if you don’t have your phone on you. You can even use it to make and receive calls. You can find the Samsung Gear 2 Neo on Amazon for $ 190.99.

Samsung Gear 2 Neo

Pebble SteelPebble Steel

The Pebble Steel is everything you could love about the original Pebble, with a sleeker and more stylish steel case and a quality leather band. The case is crafted from marine-grade stainless-steel and the face is protected by Gorilla Glass, and features the same 5-7 day battery life of the original Pebble. Customize it with thousands of watch faces and apps, and control your music. You can find the Pebble Steel on Amazon for $199.99.

Pebble Steel

Samsung Gear LiveSamsung Gear Live

The Samsung Gear Live is Samsung’s first ever Android Wear smartwatch. With an AMOLED display and a sporty design, the Gear Live is compatible with Android devices running Jelly Bean 4.3 or higher. Your connection to google is always so you can say OK Google anytime for quick tasks, and you get notifications for Google Voice, Google Now, and Google Maps and Navigation. It also features a heart rate sensor so you can track your heart rate at any time, and it’s IP67 certified. You can find the Samsung Gear Life on Amazon for $199.99.

Samsung Gear Live

SanDisk 128GB MicroSD CardSanDisk 128GB microSD

Never be without enough storage space on your mobile device again with the SanDisk Class 10 128GB microSD card. It features up to 48MB/s read speed so transfers of files go quickly, leaving you more time to spend on important things instead of waiting for data to move from device to device. You can find the SanDisk 128GB microSD on Amazon for $109.99.

SanDisk 128GB MicroSD card

Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen.Moto G 2nd Gen.

If you’re looking for a great device without having to fork out a lot of cash, the 2nd generation Motorola Moto G is just what you’re looking for. It features 5-inch 720p HD display protected by Gorilla Glass 3, front ported stereo speakers, Android 4.4 Kit Kat with guaranteed upgrade to Android 5.0 Lollipop, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor and an all-day battery with 2,070mAh capacity. It also comes unlocked so it works on any GSM network, has 8GB of internal storage space and has water-resistant splash guard. You can find the Moto G 2nd Gen on Amazon for $179.99.

Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen.

Kindle Fire HDX 7xl_Amazon-Kindle-Fire-HDX-7-624

This is Amazon’s best-selling tablet running the Fire OS based off of Android. It features the Kindle book store so you can store and read all your e-books in one place, has a great store for games and other apps, and carries a 7-inch HD display and a quad-core processor. The Kindle Fire HDX 7 now also features the Mayday button so you can get on-demand device tech support help any time you need it. You can find the Kindle Fire HDX 7 on Amazon for $179.99.

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7

Acer C720 ChromebookAcer C720 Chromebook

The Acer C720 Chromebook is one of the best selling laptops on Amazon. It features the fast and lightweight Google ChromeOS which literally boots up in seconds. With ChromeOS, most of your apps are run online so things move fast and smooth without bogging down the system, although a great selection of the apps can be run in offline mode to so you don’t always have to have a connection. It features an 11.6-inch screen, 2GB of RAM, an HDMI port to connect it to a bigger monitor, 8.5 hours of battery life, a 16GB solid state drive, and has built-in dual-band WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n and is powered by an Intel Celeron 2955U 1.4GHz processor built on the Haswell micro architecture. You can find the Acer C720 Chromebook on Amazon for $199.99.

Acer C720 Chromebook

ASUS 12-inch ChromebookASUS 12-inch Chromebook

The ASUS 12-inch Chromebook comes with a 11.6-inch display, 2GB of RAM, and Gigbit WiFi compatibility. It features 2GB of RAM, a 16GB solid state drive, 11 hours of battery life, and it comes with 100GB of Google Drive storage. It also has an HD webcam for Google Hangouts, a USB 3.0 port and a USB 2.0 port, an HDMI out port, and it supports Bluetooth 4.0. YOu can find the ASUS 12-inch Chromebook on Amazon for $199.99.

ASUS 12-inch Chromebook

Bose Soundlink Mini Bluetooth SpeakerBose Soundlink mini

The Bose Soundlink Mini Bluetooth speaker is some of the best quality audio you will ever find in a wireless portable speaker for smartphones, tablets, and other music players. Advanced audio delivers a high performance, full-range listening experience unlike any other. It’s the smallest and most compact speaker from Bose but still puts out big sound and it has a 7 hour battery life thanks to the rechargeable battery. You can find the Bose soundlink Mini on Amazon for $199.99.

Bose Soundlink Mini Bluetooth speaker

Amazon Fire TV Gamers BundleFire TV Gamers Bundle

If you like watching videos, streaming music and playing Android games then consider the Amazon Fire TV gamers Bundle. It comes with the Fire TV, the remote, and HDMI cable, and the Fire TV game controller(normally $39.99 by itself) for hooking up to the big screen and streaming movies or TV, and a wide collection of Android games from the Amazon app store. You can find the Amazon Fire TV Gamers bundle on Amazon for $124.99.

Amazon Fire TV Gamers Bundle

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook 7Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook

The Galaxy Tab 4 Nook from Samsung comes with a 7-inch display, front and rear facing cameras for photos and video chat, multi-window mode for productivity, and access to thousands of popular movies, TV shows and apps. thanks to the Android OS. It has an expandable storage slot for space up to a 32GB microSD card, and has built-in GPS for location enabled apps. You can find the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook 7 on Amazon for $165. 95.

Samsung Galaxt Tab 4 Nook 7