Holiday Gift Guide 2016 – 2017 – Top 10: Best Gifts Under $250


Amazon Echo


The original product that brought Alexa into the world. It's a great speaker from Amazon with a built-in personal assistant which just keeps on improving. Alexa has the ability to do all sorts of things for you, like reading the news headlines to you, ordering you an Uber when you need to get to the airport, and even controlling some of the appliances in your home.

Buy the Amazon Echo

TCL 40FS3800 40-inch 1080p Roku Smart LED TV


Now this isn't the most high-end TV out there, as you probably noticed, it is a 1080p TV. But for under $250, it's definitely worth its price. This model from TCL has Roku built in. So that you are able to watch your favorite channels on Roku, which include YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV and so much more.


Buy the TCL 40FS3800 40-Inch 1080p Roku Smart LED TV

VIZIO D32x-D1 D-Series 32-inch Class Full Array LED Smart TV



Here's another TV, slightly smaller than the previous one, but still worth the money. VIZIO is known for putting out some high quality TV's at rather low prices, and this is another great one. This is a Smart TV, full of VIZIO's own apps, and it does also have a brilliant looking 1080p display to go with it.

Buy the VIZIO D32x-D1 D-Series 32

Fitbit Charge 2



The Fitbit Charge 2 is the latest fitness tracker out of Fitbit and it improves on everything that the Charge HR made popular. It has relatively the same design as the Fitbit Alta, but with a slightly larger display. The Fitbit Charge 2 will track your heart rate, which gives you a better sense as to how active you've been, and how far you pushed yourself in your workout. It also can automatically track your workouts.

Buy the Fitbit Charge 2


Lenovo Moto G4 Plus


Just because you need a new smartphone, doesn't mean you need to break the bank to get one. The Moto G4 Plus from Lenovo comes in at just $249, and is a pretty impressive smartphone for the money. We're talking a smartphone with a 5.5-inch display, octa-core processor, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage. Not to mention a fingerprint scanner.


Buy the Lenovo Moto G4 Plus




Need a speaker with some serious sound? The UE MEGABOOM from Logitech is definitely worth checking out. This speaker provides 360-degree sound, and provides plenty of it. It also has some pretty impressive battery life. We're looking at around 15 hours or more on a single charge.


GoPro HERO Session


This is GoPro's latest camera, and it's a pretty fantastic one. This camera is meant for doing things that you wouldn't take a regular camera out for. It's durable and shoots some pretty impressive 4K footage as well. You can mount it just about anywhere, including on your forehead.

Buy the GoPro HERO Session



The SONOS PLAY:1 is a great way to get started in the SONOS ecosystem. SONOS uses WiFi to connect with devices to stream music. This is great because you can connect to speakers throughout the house, since WiFi has a larger range than Bluetooth. On top of that, you can also stream a better quality version of whatever you are streaming over WiFi than on Bluetooth.

Buy the SONOS PLAY:1

Anker RoboVac 10


The Anker RoboVac 10 is one of the cheaper robot vacuums on the market right now. It has the ability to vacuum your home when you want it too, and then it will automatically dock itself again to charge. You can set up a schedule and have it vacuum your home when you are at work or even asleep, since it is pretty quiet.

Buy the Anker RoboVac 10

Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones


Need some headphones for the gym? These are probably the best one out there, and they are Bluetooth so you don't need to worry about having a headphone jack anymore. These are made for the gym, so they are indeed sweatproof and ready to rock and roll. They also sport some pretty incredible battery life, around 6 hours on a single charge.

Buy the Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones