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Tech gifts for every budget!

By Team HardwareZone - 20 Feb 2018

Tech gifts under S$1,000

Gifts for under S$1,000

Samsung CFG73 27-inch curved gaming monitor

This 27-inch Samsung monitor uses quantum dot technology for a wider range of colors and support for HDR. This, and the 1,800R curvature, means greater realism and a more immersive experience. In addition, it boasts a 144Hz refresh rate for a butter-smooth gaming experience and more responsive tracking.

  • Price: S$768
  • More info: Courts

 

Other neat recommendations...
 

Bose QuietComfort 35

The QuietComfort headphones by Bose have superior noise-canceling known to many, and the new QuietComfort 35 finally introduces wireless Bluetooth audio for those who hate wires. The QC35 offers up to 20 hours of wireless listening on a single charge and up to 40 hours of noise-canceling when listening wired.

JDS Labs The Element

Want to help a friend get into the world of audio? The Element by JDS Labs is a headphone amp and DAC made to power personal audio, and it’s specially designed for big-time desktop PC users. It even has an automatic DAC line output to allow easy switching between speakers and headphones with a push of a button.

  • Price: US$349 (~S$502)
  • More Info: JDS Labs
Audeze LCD 2 Classic

Audeze’s LCD-2 headphones are the stuff of legends, and even today, 8 years after their initial release, they are regarded as one of the finest headphones around. To commemorate the LCD-2 and to make it more accessible, Audeze has just introduced the LCD-2 Classic, which has an updated design and a lower price. Just for the holiday season, Audeze is making the LCD-2 Classic available at just US$599, which is nearly half the price of the iconic LCD-2.

  • Price: US$599 (for holiday season)
  • More Info: Audeze
Microsoft Xbox One X

The Xbox One X is the most powerful console ever, running on a custom octa-core 2.3GHz processor and a custom AMD Radeon GPU with 40 Radeon compute units and 12GB RAM. It's capable of playing 4K games at 60FPS, so if you're looking for the ultimate gaming machine, this is it.

360Fly 360° Camera

Know someone who’s bored of what photography can offer? Try gifting them a single-lens 360° camera. Unlike its peers, the single lens setup on a 360Fly HD means no image stitching after a shot. It’s incredibly small, too. If you’re feeling loaded, there’s the pricier alternative with 4K resolution recording support.

GoPro Hero 6 Black

If you're into outdoor sports, this GoPro Hero 6 Black is an essential companion. Don't be fooled by its tiny size, this beastly camera is capable of recording 4K footage at 60FPS or Full HD footage in slow motion at an incredible 240FPS.

SecretLab Titan Napa

SecretLab's Titan chair is one of most comfortable gaming chairs out there, thanks to its adjustable full-length backrest recline, integrated lumbar adjustment system, and inner cold-cured foam padding. The Titan now comes in a full supple napa leather version for the ultimate in luxury.

Canon EOS M100

The EOS M100 may be Canon’s entry-level mirrorless camera, but it comes packed with some respectable specs. It has a 24.2MP APS-C sensor and features Canon’s Dual Pixel AF technology for fast autofocus in Live View shooting. It also ships with in-camera Combination IS to correct for camera shakes while shooting video.

Sony PlayStation 4 Pro

The latest version of Sony’s PlayStation 4 platform brings 4K gaming right into your living room. But the key reason to get one is really the number of high-quality exclusives that have been released for the console, from games like Horizon Zero Dawn to Gran Turismo Sport.

  • Price: S$599
  • More Info: Sony

The Dell Ultrasharp 27 Monitor is one for the professionals. It comes with a more accurate color display, an ultrawide viewing angle, 2,560 x 1,440 resolution with 60Hz refresh rate and 1,000:1 contrast ratio, and 350 cd/m2 brightness. A full array of ports round out the monitor: four USB 3.0, HDMI 1.4, DP 1.2, mini-DP 1.2, DP-out and audio ports.

  • Price: S$819
  • More Info: Dell