You got a $50 gift card for the holidays, and you're wondering what you should spend it on. Look no further; I'm here to help you out. Here are ten great products you can get with your $50 gift card!
Anker PowerCore 10000mAh
Anyone who uses a phone should get a portable battery bank. Not only can it ensure you get through a really busy day with enough battery power, but it's also great for power outages, camping, and a plethora of other situations where charging but plugging into a wall just isn't an option.
Anker is one of our favorite brands and the PowerCore 10,000mAh packs in a reasonable amount of power in a small and compact form factor. It's enough for three and a half iPhone charges and it even features fast charging capabilities.
Aukey magnetic Bluetooth earbuds
A good reliable pair of Bluetooth earbuds can make listening to your favorite music, podcasts, audiobooks, and more a breeze. They don't take up a lot of space, making them easy to carry around with you, and they last 8-hours on a single charge, and they are even IPX5 water-resistant so you can work out with them. They are a huge upgrade from the standard EarPods that come with your iPhone.
They sound much better than any low-cost pair of headphones have any right to sound and carry an IPX5 rating, so they can handle a little sweat when you're working out. Plus, the 8-hour playback time is plenty of time to enjoy your tunes while you're on-the-go!
Anker SoundCore 2 Bluetooth speaker
Anker leads the pack when it comes to inexpensive accessories, and they have four great cheap speakers to choose from. "Cheap" doesn't mean "junk" here; these are well-built products that can withstand your day to day use. The best speaker for most people will be the standard Anker SoundCore 2. This is a compact speaker that offers 24 hours of battery, 12 watts of sound, and surprisingly good bass for the size.
This is the perfect little speaker for anyone who isn't too fussy about sound quality but is fussy about the price.
Logitech K380 Bluetooth keyboard
If you're an iPad or Apple TV user, a good wireless keyboard can take your experience to the next level. The Logitech K380 is pretty much the best option for the price. It uses conventional batteries, but it should last you two years with average use. Plus, it's super portable, meaning it's easy to take with you anywhere, including in your carry-on luggage on a flight!
A full Bluetooth keyboard (no number pad though), the Logitech K380 supports switching between three devices, so you can have it paired to, for instance, your iPad, your Mac, and your Apple TV quickly switch to typing on either machine at the push of a key.
Samsung EVO+ 256GB microSD card
Did you get a Nintendo Switch for Christmas? Or, maybe you got a new camera? Either way a good microSD card is has so many uses, whether it's storing your switch games, taking photos from a camera, or even putting in your phone for extra space, it's hard to find something so small that's also so versatile!
Samsung's very-highest-of-the-high-end microSD cards isn't cheap, but you're also getting a winning combination of performance and storage capacity. This is the best card to get if you know you'll be downloading most of your Switch games from the Nintendo eShop, as it not only will hold a lot of games but will load those games faster than most other cards!
PowerA Enhanced Wireless Controller for Nintendo Switch
These are arguably the most beautiful wireless Nintendo Switch controllers on the market with over 6 different colors and themes to choose from. While it isn't as powerful as the Pro Controller, it is cheaper and offers most of the functions you want. Using Bluetooth and two AA batteries, you can play Switch games wirelessly for up to 30 hours. An LED comes on to warn you when the power is getting low. Perfect for any Nintendo Switch owner!
It's less expensive than the Pro Controller. While it doesn't work with amiibo, it has additional functions that make it a great choice when playing against others.
Anker PowerWave Stand Qi wireless charger
Wireless chargers are super useful, and getting a great standing one like the Anker PowerWave Stand makes it easy to use your phone while you're charging. Put it on your desk at work and enjoy browsing, using apps, and everything else while your iPhone charges up!
This design facilitates a faster charge, so you won't have to wait forever for a full battery. On top of that, it supports 7.5W fast charging.
Tile Pro Bluetooth tracker
Tired of losing your keys, wallet, phone, or anything else? Stop losing stuff and start finding it with the Tile Pro. With the ability to find the tracker through the app and make it ring out loud to help you locate it, it's literally the best gift you can get yourself if you find yourself frustrated at losing important items.
Tile's latest Bluetooth tracker is one of the first that includes a replaceable battery. Available in 1-, 2-, and 4-packs, the Pro weighs just 14 grams and has a range of 400 feet. Like other Tile trackers, you control your Pro through the official Tile app. Available in black and white.
Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera
These incredibly fun and portable instant cameras are perfect for anyone who loves taking photos. With a ton of colors to choose from it's easy to find one you like. Throw this in your bag and take more pictures with perfect 80s nostalgia!
Small, colorful, and incredibly easy to use, the Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera is a fantastic option if you're looking for an instant film camera. This little device comes with four different shooting settings (indoors, cloudy, sunny, and super sunny) and even a selfie mirror, so you can snap the perfect selfie and print it in an instant.
Yeti 20 oz Tumbler
If you're a coffee or tea drinker, you know just how hard it can be to carry your dose of caffeine around with you and keep it hot. The Yeti 20 oz Tumbler is the best travel insulated travel mug I have ever used. It keeps hot drinks hot for hours, and cold drinks cold for even longer. Its spill-free lid is super secure so your drink won't spill and it's always cool to the touch, so you won't burn your self on the drink!
Keep your hot drinks hot and your cold drinks cold with the best-insulated tumbler you can get!
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