If you have a techie in your family or in your close group of friends, then he/she might be wanting some of the top-rated electronic gadgets to put in their stocking this year. Many retail stores offer affordable discounts on electronics around the holiday season, and it can be a great opportunity to buy certain gadgets that you may be looking for.
One affordable gadget to include in a friend or family’s Christmas stocking is the Ematic 2 GB MP3 Player. Wal-mart offers it for about $25. It has the ability to hold up to 1,000 songs, hundreds of photos and even videos. The Ematic media player also acts as a web camera, an FM radio and can read some e-documents as well. It can also be used as a flash storage device too. The player comes available in an array of colors such as bright green, black, pink, blue, silver and red. With all of the capabilities that this media player has, $25 is quite a steal.
For the bookworm, the Amazon Kindle could be the answer to an over-flowing bookshelf. The Kindle is one of the #1 most sought out gifts for 2010. One single charge of a Kindle battery can last one month. The Kindle is also a great accessory for the beach, as it can be read in bright sunlight too. For those who wish to be more green, save paper buy downloading books instead of purchasing them. A Kindle can hold up to 3,500 books. Not only can books be read on the Kindle, but a user can also have access to newspapers and magazines. Kindles also have built-in Wi-Fi access, so a book can be instantly purchased and downloaded for instant reading. Prices begin at $139 at Amazon.
True techies will go crazy over the new Apple iPod Touch . There has never been so many options available at our finger-tips. iPod users have wireless access to the Internet, television and HD video accessibility, camera and photo-sharing, eBook reading, mp3 player and it comes in a variety of languages. The new models also allow callers to view who they are talking to with the new face-time video calling. Gaming geeks will also love the gaming center where they can compete against their friends or others all over the world. iPods cost anywhere from $280-$300 at the Apple Store, Wal-mart, Target and Best Buy.
When you do your Christmas shopping this year, keep in mind some of the top electronic gadgets to add to your friend and family’s stocking this year. With the advancement of technology, there is so much available in just one little hand-held device… It is sure to bring them smiles this holiday season.