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Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas Gift Guide

If you haven’t started your Christmas shopping yet, then you’ve come to the right page. If you’re stuck for ideas on what to get your loved ones, then check out some of these products:

Lenovo Yoga Range

Looking for a shiny new tablet for your loved one this Christmas? The Lenovo YOGA consumer range includes the stylish, best in breed tablets – the YOGA Tablet 2 Pro with buit in Projector & Sub-Woofer, the YOGA Tablet 2 (in both Android and Windows) and the popular YOGA 3 Pro, all featuring the latest premium intel technology at the core. Dramatically thinner and lighter than its predecessors, all three devices feature extremely stylish hardware, best-in-breed performance capabilities and adaptive software that consumers crave.

The Yoga Tablet 2 10.1” Android is available at AUD $399 RRP. The Yoga Tablet 2 10” Windows with keyboard is available at AUD $579 RRP. The Yoga Tablet 2 Pro 13” is available at AUD $799 RRP. The Yoga 3 Pro is available from a starting price of AUD $2,099 RRP. Yoga products and the wider selection of notebooks, tablets and AIOs are available in store at JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman and online.

SanDisk Connect Wireless Flash Drive


This pocket-sized storage device is the ultimate companion for any fitness guru! The SanDisk Connect Wireless Flash Drive makes it easy for you to take your music with you on the go when you’re at the gym. Keep it in your gym bag and stream high-def music (as well as movies and photos) to your mobile device while you’re working out. And with up to 4 hours of continuous streaming per charge, it will keep you entertained and motivated for longer! It also includes a Micro SD card slot for storage expansion so that you can increase your playlist.

Comes with 16Gb, 32GB and 64GB storage capacities at an ERP of $90.00 AUD, $110.00 AUD and $180.00 AUD. Available for purchase at Harvey Norman.

Plantronics BackBeat FIT


These are the perfect workout partner – no matter what your activity level is.

Offering superior stability, comfort and wireless freedom, these headphones are ideal for listening to your favourite tunes while exercising at the gym or walking the dog. Connecting to devices wirelessly via Bluetooth®, you can even take and make occasional phone calls without having to touch your mobile device.

Available in Lime Burst and Electric Blue, at Rebel Sport, Officeworks, JB Hi-Fi and selected Telstra and Optus stores. RRP $159.00.

Plantronics BackBeat PRO

christmas2These new headphones from Plantronics have advanced active noise-cancellation (ANC) technology which minimises background sounds so that you can fully immerse yourself in your music. They are ideal for blocking out noise in a busy office or on a busy flight and designed for all-day comfortable wearing at home, in the office, and on the go. With up to 24 hours of continuous wireless use, you’re going to need a longer playlist!

Available at Telstra, Tech2Go and Officeworks. RRP $349.99.


Plantronics GameCom 788


Know an avid gamer? With this great headset, they won’t just hear the game – they’ll feel it too!

When it’s time to take a break or leave the day behind to play their favorite game, they can grab the Plantronics GameCom 788 USB headset with Dolby® 7.1 surround sound technologies. They’ll feel every bit of action and hear their opponents before they see them. They can stay focused on winning–adjust volumes without taking their eyes off the screen and know their commands and comments will be clearly heard. After the game, they can even keep these comfortable headphones on to catch up with friends on Skype or relax and enjoy your movies and music in stunning, cinematic sound!

RRP $199.99.

Plantronics RIG Flex


Games, Music, Chat is coming your way with the new RIG Flex.

Indoors or on the go, this lightweight stereo headset offers the flexibility to connect your PC, Mac, handheld, smartphone, or tablet. Signature Plantronics audio technology delivers brilliant clarity and deep bass so you don’t miss a cue and you feel part of the action. The noise-cancelling boom mic ensures teammates and rivals clearly hear you, while the optional inline mic lets you switch to a mobile experience. Play for hours wearing this lightweight, comfortable headset and after the game, keep them on to watch movies, connect with friends on Skype™, or relax with music.

RRP $89.99.

D-Link Wi-Fi Audio Extender DCH-M225


Fill your home with your favourite sounds with this cool gadget! Whether you are in the kitchen or hanging out in your bedroom, you will be able to stream all your music from your smartphone straight to any connected speaker within your homes Wi-Fi network.

It can also be used to easily eliminate Wi-Fi dead spots. This will bring wireless coverage to hard-to-reach areas so you can do more of the stuff you love with your family and friends.

Available to purchase online and at a network of retailers and distributors. RRP $79.95

Livescribe 3 Smartpen


This incredible technology is perfect for all sorts of professionals – the CEO, the IT professional, the lecturer, the architect…anything! This is because it is the fastest way for them to make handwritten notes useful on a tablet or smartphone. The Smartpen captures everything written on Livescribe paper as soon as it starts up, and then transfers that content to Livescribe+ when the app opens. They can convert their handwriting to text to create tasks, reminders, contacts and calendar events for work. It’s the perfect companion for their iPhone, iPad and iPod touch!

Available at Officeworks, Apple stores and online. RRP $199.95.

Sandisk Connect Wireless Media Drive


This pocket-sized storage device is the ultimate gift! For those family vacations, rainy days or when you are travelling for work, the SanDisk Connect can allow you to stream high-def movies, photos, and music on tablets, smartphones, and computers. And with up to 8 hours of continuous streaming per charge, it will keep the whole family entertained longer!

It also includes an SDHC/SDXC card slot for instant sharing of those awesome pictures and videos you just took on your digital camera when you’re away from home!

Available for purchase at Harvey Norman. Comes with 32GB or 64GB storage capacities at an ERP of $140.00  AUD and $180.00 AUD.


Beats Pill XL

The Beats Pill XL is bigger, louder, and has a built-in handle so you can still pick up and go. This speaker is loud enough for a big room or your backyard party. It connects to any Bluetooth-enabled device so you can take your music anywhere. With the Beats Pill family’s updated features, you can amplify or stereo your music with other Beats Pill XLs.

Available at authorised Beats retailers. RRP $399.95.

D-Link Wi-Fi Baby Camera Jr (DCS-700L)


For parents who are constantly on the go and travelling for work – keeping an eye on their little one has just become easier! The Wi-Fi Baby Camera Jr allows them to connect wirelessly over the internet so that they can monitor their baby around the clock no matter where they may be. With a wide array of features and benefits such as two-way audio and night vision – this portable camera will transform their mobile device into a simple way to stay connected with their baby.

Available to purchase online and at a network of retailers and distributors. RRP $129.95.

Beats Powerbeats2


Beats first wireless earphones delivers Beats’ signature sound in a lightweight, durable, and sweat resistant package for a game-changing experience. The redesigned earhooks provide better comfort and fit no matter how rigorous the workout, allowing you to take your workout anywhere.

Available at authorised retailers. RRP $259.95.


Parallels Access 2.0


This is the ultimate gift for those who are always on the move! From the road warriors to real estate agents, insurance agents and sales professionals, Parallels Access 2.0 or PAX 2.0 will enable them to stay more productive while on the move.

This piece of software will allow them to leave their laptop back in the office and travel light with only their handheld devices (smartphones). Originally available on the iPad, PAX 2.0 makes remote access available for Android phones and tablets as well as for the iPhone. PAX 2.0 provides access and experience, which lets you centrally assign, manage, and secure remote access to your computers – be it at home or work. You can remotely access any file or document on your handheld Android and iOS device, be it in Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and work on it as if optimised for your handheld’s screen. No zooming, pinching and no formatting hassles!

Available in the Apple iTunes App Store and on Google Play with a two week free trial. One year subscription is available for AU$24.99.

Amazon Kindle Range


Looking for a shiny new tablet for your loved one this Christmas? The Amazon Kindle Fire range includes the stylish, best in breed tablets – the Kindle Fire HD 6, Kindle Fire HD 7 Amazon’s classic Kindle are all the perfect gift for those who like to read, game and more.

The Kindle Fire HD 6 is available at USD$99.00. The Kindle Fire HD 7 is available at USD$139.00. The Kindle is available at USD$110.00.

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