Christmas Gift Guide: Cool Stocking Fillers

It’s that time of the year again! Here are a few suggestions that will make great presents this holiday season.

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It’s that time of the year again! Here are a few suggestions that will make great presents this holiday season. 

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Vox Adio Air GT – $387
Vox is an iconic British brand known for making great sounding guitar amplifiers since 1957. 

Now, Vox has come up with the Adio Air GT, a multipurpose 50-watt amplifier and Bluetooth speaker. You can plug in your electric guitar and play along to music from external devices through its two 3-inch speakers. The amp can be powered via AA batteries for up to eight hours or by the included power adapter. As a regular speaker for music playback, the Adio Air GT gives you a smooth, full-bodied and balanced sound.

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Asus UX370 Flip S – $2,498
Marketed as the world’s thinnest convertible laptop, the UX370 Flip S features an elegant all-aluminium ultra-light unibody that is 10.9mm thin and weighs only 1.1kg. It has a long battery life of 11 hours on a full charge and delivers an impressive performance with its powerful 8th-generation Intel i7 Core processor. The 360-degree flippable full HD display allows it to be used as a laptop or a handy tablet. The UX370 has full support for the Asus Pen and Windows Ink, perfect for creatives.

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Audio Technica ATH-M50x RD – $268
The excellent ATH-M50x headphones is well established and widely used by studio sound engineers for recording and mixing, as well as by radio and club DJs. This is a limited-edition red iteration of the professional monitor headphones. The stylish hue and design are appealing to fashionistas and music lovers on the lookout for headphones that provide accurate sound.

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Canon Powershot SX730 HS – $529
When it comes to compact cameras, the Canon Powershot series stands out in the market. The 40x optical zoom lens on the SX730 HS provides a viewing angle akin to that of 35mm film formats with a focal length starting at 24mm for wide angles – great for group photos and vast landscapes. The 180-degree, tilt-type rear monitor makes taking the perfect selfie easy. This is a versatile camera capable of taking great photos, from faraway wildlife to food and landscapes. 

text MATTHEW CHOK