The 2017 Holiday Gadget Gift Guide

Deck the halls

With Christmas around a couple weeks away, gift shopping is right around the corner.

Whether you’re shopping for your office Kris Kringle or buying something for a loved one, has you covered. Here are our top gadget picks to give you ideas for your next holiday splurge.


  1. For your budget
  2. For the creative one
  3. For the travel junkie / road warrior
  4. For the on-the-go professional
  5. For the student
  6. For the gamer
  7. For the senior citizen

For Your Budget

Romoss Sense 4 Plus 10400MAH (<₱1,000)
Instax Mini 8 (<₱5,000)
Asus Zenfone 4 Max (<₱10,000)
Give the gift of more hours for your loved one’s phone or tablet.

BUY ₱799



Get vintage-looking mementos with a snap of the camera. The Instax Mini 8 prints out your photos instantly. A perfect gift for teens and hobbyists.

BUY ₱3,349


ASUS ZenFone 4 Max is a smartphone designed to go the distance and accompany you on all of life’s adventures. Highlight features include the 5000 mAh battery and dual cameras. The perfect budget phone.

BUY ₱9,845

For the Creative One

Gouache Camera Bag
Macbook Pro 15-inch
Dell XPS 13
Finally! A camera bag that looks as good a the pictures you take. Gouache Camera Bag is designed for photographers and artists who are looking for alternatives to traditional camera bags that can provide them with more texture, more personality, and more versatility without sacrificing durability and functionality. Who says camera bags have to be black and boring?

BUY ₱3,080


It’s razor thin, feather light, and even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colorful Mac notebook display ever. And it features the Touch Bar — a Multi-Touch enabled strip of glass built into the keyboard for instant access to the tools you want, right when you want them. MacBook Pro is built on groundbreaking ideas. And it’s ready for yours.

BUY ₱119,300

The Dell XPS 13’s InfinityEdge Display is just bloody gorgeous. Perfect for video and photo editing without the distraction of ugly borders.

BUY ₱84,275

iPad Pro 12-inch
iPhone 7 Plus 256GB
LG V20
The 12-inch iPad Pro is not just a big iPad. Underneath the tablet’s gorgeous Retina Display is a powerful processor capable of creating high-end projects such as photo and video editing. Plus with support for the Apple Pencil, sketching on this device feels just like drawing on paper.

BUY ₱42,490

If you’re giving this gift to an Apple fan, there’s no question on what you’ll be getting them. A high storage capacity iPhone 7 Plus gives you 4K video recording and amazing bokeh photos, thanks to the first ever dual-lens camera on an iPhone.

BUY ₱55,990

A go-to gadget by Youtubers for its media creation versatility. With a high quality DAC for audio listening, hi-fi audio recording, 4K video shooting, and a 16MP + 8MP Wide dual camera system, you won’t have to worry if you forget your gear.

BUY ₱29,395

Romoss Sense 4 Plus 10400MAH
Sony 7 II
Sony MDR-ZX110AP Monitoring Headphones
A entire day of shooting outside means a day away from sockets. That’s why every creative on-the-go needs a high-capacity power bank such as this.

BUY ₱799


Say hello to sharp, clear photos with the Sony 7 II (ILCE-7M2K) Digital Camera. With a built-in 5-axis image stabilization feature one of the first cameras in the world to have it the 7 II can withstand five types of camera shake. These include detecting and correcting shots for roll, pitch, yaw, horizontal, and vertical shake. With this feature, you can take clear photos, even when shooting in sub-par conditions.

BUY ₱105,999

This pair of headphones boasts of a 30mm dynamic driver unit, delivered through comfortable on-ear ear pads that you can wear all day. And with its compact folding design, you can bring it anywhere. Listen to music the way it was meant to be listened to.

BUY ₱1,319

Seagate Backup Plus Desktop 3TB
Shooting tons of photos and videos will not be a problem if you have this around your workspace. Backup everything with ease in this 3TB desktop hard drive.

BUY ₱6,490


For the Travel Junkie / Road Warrior


Gouache Hogarth Bag
Macbook 12-inch
Asus Zenbook Deluxe UX430
The Gouache Hogarth Duffel bag is your sports bag, travel bag and office bag rolled into one. You can carry it from the beach to your next lunch meeting without looking out of place. It has a total of three pockets and a hidden side compartment that lets you separate your clothes from your shoes for those weekend trips. This bag is a steal because we know you’ll be using it every day.

BUY ₱2,860


MacBook delivers more performance in the lightest and thinnest Mac notebook ever. With new seventh-generation Intel Core processors, 12-inch Retina display, a full-size keyboard, force-sensing trackpad, versatile USB-C port, and all-day battery life, MacBook features big thinking in an impossibly compact form.

BUY ₱75,990

ZenBook 3 Deluxe achieves the almost-impossible, featuring a gorgeous 14-inch display in an elegant and compact chassis that’s no bigger than many 13-inch laptops. It’s an unrivaled combination of power and beauty, giving you the perfect balance between portability and productivity.

BUY ₱47,530

iPhone 7 Plus 128GB
Huawei P10
Romoss Sense 6 Plus 20000MAH
Apple fans can be confident that they’ll be shooting the best photos and videos with the iPhone 7 Plus. Bringing this to the pool will be no problem as well with 30-minutes of IP67 water resistance. It has great battery life and awesome speakers, perfect for that weekend in Palawan.

BUY ₱50,990

The Huawei P10 sets an industry benchmark for style and craftsmanship with the first hyper diamond-cut finishing on a smartphone, which adds strength and colour. With all-day battery life and dual Leica cameras, it’s sure to be your perfect travel companion.

BUY ₱27,490

Never worry about running out of battery life with this 20,000mAh beast. Fun fact: This goes well with the 12-inch Macbook thanks to USB-C charging! Charge your laptop on the go!

BUY ₱1,099

GoPro Karma
Sony RX100 m3
Divoom Airbeat 10
Capture amazingly smooth footage in the air, handheld or mounted to your favorite gear. Includes a GoPro Karma drone, a GoPro Hero5 Black, and a Karma grip stabilizer

BUY ₱68,990

Combining 20.1 MP image quality, electronic viewfinder, bright ZEISS lens, and compact size, the RX100 III is crafted for serious photographers on the go.

BUY ₱37,999

Divoom Airbeat-10 is a portable splash proof wireless Bluetooth speaker with built in microphones. Getting water or sand on this thing is not a problem.

BUY ₱1,190

Sony XB650 Bluetooth Headphones
The MDR-XB650BT headphones combine deep, punchy EXTRA BASSsound with wireless freedom and long-listening comfort. A perfect travel companion for those long road trips.

BUY ₱5,719

For the On-the-Go Professional

Gouache Kahlo Bag
Macbook Pro 13-in
Asus Zenbook Deluxe UX490
The Kahlo Bag may look simple outside, but it has great features inside. If organization is what you need, it has multiple pockets seen or hidden where you can keep your valuables. The Kahlo also makes a good school and work bag because a standard-sized laptop can fit inside.

BUY ₱2,508


Apple fans deserve the best Macbook Pro there is. With high performing processors, a gorgeous display, and looks to kill, this is your perfect productivity companion.

BUY ₱98,990

Can’t settle for a Mac and want Windows instead? The Asus Zenbook Deluxe rivals the looks and performance of the Macbook Pro with a sleek design and up to Core i7 processors.

BUY ₱77,949

iPad Pro 9.7-in
iPhone 7 128GB
Samsung Galaxy S8
Browsing through documents and attending video calls is amazing on the iPad Pro’s sizable yet portable 9.7-inch screen. With support for the Apple Pencil, taking notes in meetings and signing contracts on the go is a breeze.

BUY ₱32,490

The most portable yet most powerful iPhone. With the fastest and most secure fingerprint sensor on the market, you’ll be confident that the iPhone will keep all of your data safe.

BUY ₱43,490

Innovation at its finest! The new Samsung Galaxy S8 is now bigger, bolder and fierce. Equipped with an Octa-Core processor and a 5.8 Quad HD+ Display, the phone ensures that boundaries are but a thing of a past.

BUY ₱38,990

Mili Power Nova II
Apple Airpods
Seagate Backup Plus Slim 1TB
Ultra-slim and with a sleek aluminum finish, the Power Nova I offers high-capacity dual-USB charging in a classic, elegant package. Comes with a soft, storage pouch.

BUY ₱1,925

AirPods will forever change the way you use headphones. Whenever you pull your AirPods out of the charging case, they instantly turn on and connect to your iPhone, Apple Watch, iPad or Mac. They work well as regular bluetooth headphones too!

BUY ₱8,990

The Seagate Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive is the simple, one-click way to protect and share your entire digital life. The thinnest portable HDD available with up to 2TB of capacity – it’s perfect. And it goes where you go.

BUY ₱3,690

For the Student

Gouache Knapsack
Macbook Air 13-in
Asus Zenbook UX310
Designed for city life and travel adventure, The Gouache Knapsack fits your daily work items such as laptops, books, documents and tablets as well as your travel essentials. The bag’s size is just right. A bag that you can bring anywhere and anytime.

BUY ₱2,816


MacBook Air lasts up to an incredible 12 hours between charges. So from your morning coffee till your evening commute, you can work unplugged. When it’s time to kick back and relax, you can get up to 12 hours of iTunes movie playback. And with up to 30 days of standby time, you can go away for weeks and pick up right where you left off.

BUY ₱53,000

Its slim and lightweight design, iconic ZenBook styling, and high-performance components make ZenBook UX430 the take-anywhere powerhouse you won’t want to leave behind, wherever you go. Take more with you, in less space!

BUY ₱35,172

iPad Air 2 32GB
iPhone 7 32GB
Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro
At just 6.1mm, the Apple iPad Air 2 is robust and capable of supporting many needs. It has an awesome 9.7″ Retina display that makes watching video and navigating apps a breeze. Inside, a powerful processor is able to run the most demanding of tasks. A new iSight camera and an improved FaceTime HD camera make it quick and easy to chat with friends and hold meetings.

BUY ₱25,490

A great everyday phone. Snap amazing pictures and handle all your school duties in the comfort of this compact iPhone.

BUY ₱37,490

Whether you are taking photos, shooting videos or live streaming, ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro with its SelfieMaster app helps you put your best face forward.

BUY ₱18,710

Asus Zenpower 10,050 mAh
Instax Mini 8
BeatsX Headphones
Lightweight and powerful, the Asus ZenPower keeps up with your modern, dynamic lifestyle–making sure you’re always in the loop and ahead of the pack no matter where you are.

BUY ₱825

Instantly capture your special moments and provide photos using film packs (sold separately). Its easy to operate and helps you to be more creative with your photos.

BUY ₱3,349

BeatsX works as hard as you do. Sleek, light, and compact, these earphones are your perfect wireless companion. They instantly set up – just power on and hold near your iPhone – and then simultaneously connect to your Apple Watch, iPad and Mac. Also works as regular bluetooth headphones.

BUY ₱7,198

Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim 1TB
The Backup Plus Ultra Slim Portable Drive is one of Seagate’s thinnest and most eye-catching portable hard drives. Available in stunning gold and platinum colors- style meets storage- and easily slips into your backpack along with your other essentials.

BUY ₱3,663

For the Gamer

MSI GS60 Ghost Pro
Razer Cynosa Pro Bundle
Razer Man O’ War Tournament Edition Overwatch
Experience a whole new way to interact with your PC like never before so get in the game before everyone else together with the MSI GS60 6QE GHOST PRO.

BUY ₱132,995


Featuring the gaming grade membrane keys with tactile feedback of the Razer Cynosa Pro, and the 2000 DPI optical sensor of the Razer DeathAdder, this lethal duo delivers accuracy and precision that will put you ahead of the competition. With stunning lighting effects that sync up seamlessly, this keyboard and mouse combination will help you battle your way to the top, in killer style.

BUY ₱4,199

Powered by extra-large, high-quality drivers, the Overwatch Razer ManO’War TE ensures audio cues like McCree’s Deadeye or Lucio’s Sound Barrier are heard with pinpoint precision so you can react accordingly. Critical moments like these are what make the difference between victory and defeat, so you want to make sure that you’re going into the fight with the right gear.

BUY ₱5,799

For the Senior Citizen

iPhone 5S 16GB
iPad Air 2 32GB
Sony NWZ B183F Walkman
A highly affordable, easy to use phone for every member of the family. Simplicity so obvious, even your grandma would love it.

BUY ₱13,990

Let your tita post her latest travels on Facebook in this easy-to-use mini computer. Disclaimer: Regular calls for help from your mom to help her watch YouTube not included.

BUY ₱25,490

For your tito who can’t get enough of ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’ on his MP3 player.

BUY ₱2,199