10 Cool Gadgets Every Millennial Should Get This Year
In recent times, there has been an ever-increasing rate of technological adoption worldwide. As a result, gadgets have become a pervasive part of people’s lives. Amongst these people, Millenials (aged 18-34) have the highest rates of people who own a smartphone or use the internet. The Philippines is no exception. According to research done by the Pew Research Center, 58% of millennials in the Philippines use the internet while only 23% of people 35 or older do so. From the research, it is clear that millennials in the Philippines are attached to their technology.
As such, here is a list of 10 gadgets for work, home or play that every millennial should own.
1. Gadgets for the Bibliophile: Kindle E-Reader
For something that is no larger than the typical book, the Amazon Kindle E-reader is an amazing device. On top of being able to store thousands of books, Kindles posses high-resolution screens that look just like the real thing. For Bibliophiles, this is a godsend while traveling as they can simply bring along their Kindle instead of having to lug huge paperbacks around. In addition, Amazon has a wide range of Kindles for every price point but most people get the Kindle Paperwhite.
Availability: The Kindle Paperwhite retails for around ₱ 6,580.00 on any Lazada Sale. Do follow the link for discounts, deals, and enjoy up to 9% cashback.
2. Gadgets for Creatives: iPad Pro
Apple’s latest iPad Pro is great for creatives. The key feature of the device is its large, crisp and color accurate screen which comes in both 10.5 and 12.9-inch variants. Moreover, with the added Apple Pencil (sold separately, ) the iPad Pro becomes a powerful platform to create sketches, storyboards, logos, typefaces and other creative pursuits.
Availability: The iPad Pro retails for around ₱ 38,990.00 on Lazada. Do follow the link for discounts, deals, and enjoy up to 9% cashback.
3. Gadgets for The Social Media Junkie: Huawei Mate 10
People in the Philippines love their social media. According to The Inquirer, the Philippines ranked number 1 in the world for time spent on social media. As such, there are probably many Filipino smartphone junkies who would appreciate the Huawei Mate 10. With its amazing Leica branded cameras, photos or selfies taken with the phone will turn out amazing. Coupled with its crisp 2K screen, your social media game will be taken to the next level.
Availability: The Huawei Mate 10 retails for around ₱ 32,790.00 on Lazada. Do follow the link for discounts, deals, and enjoy up to 9% cashback.
4. Gadgets for The Businessperson: Samsung Galaxy Note 8
The second smartphone on this list is the Samsung Note 8; Samsung’s productivity-focused flagship. Key features of the Note 8 include a powerful processor, vibrant 2K AMOLED screen, amazing cameras, Android 8.0 Oreo and its feature-packed S-pen. With the S-pen and a host of productivity apps, this device is great for those who want to do business on the go.
Availability: The Galaxy Note 8 retails for around ₱ 69,995.00 on Lazada. Do follow the link for discounts, deals, and enjoy up to 9% cashback.
5. Gadgets for The Fitness Enthusiast: Fitbit Charge 2
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The Fitbit Charge 2 is the latest in the long line of activity trackers made by Fitbit. For the unfamiliar, activity trackers track your heart rate, steps, sleep quality, body statistics and syncs it up with your phone. This allows you to keep track of your fitness journey, provide information on your health and motivate you to keep moving.
Availability: The Galaxy Note 8 retails for around ₱ 8,490.00 on Lazada. Do follow the link for discounts, deals, and enjoy up to 9% cashback.
6. Gadgets for The Video-Maker: Sony Alpha A7S II
The next device on this list is the Sony A7S II; a mirrorless digital camera perfect for aspiring filmmakers and Youtubers. When it comes to videography and photography, few cameras can match the output produced by this low light beast. With its full frame 12.2 Megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor, 4K 30 fps recording, and 5 axis image stabilization, the camera is ready to make content in all but the most challenging lighting conditions.
vailability: The Galaxy Note 8 retails for around ₱ 154,195.00 on Lazada. Do follow the link for discounts, deals, and enjoy up to 9% cashback.
7. Gadgets For The Beauty Gurus: Clarisonic MIA 2
For the women that use makeup, this is the product for you. In terms of functionality, The Clarisonic MIA 2 Sonic Facial system is a battery powered brush that allows you to clean your face thoroughly without damaging your skin. In addition, it doubles up as a makeup applier as well. Switching to another brush head allows you to apply and blend foundation onto your face.
Availability: The Clarisonic MIA 2 retails for around ₱ 11,020.00 on Lazada. Do follow the link for discounts, deals, and enjoy up to 9% cashback.
8. Gadgets for The Foodie: Nutribullet
More than just a mere blender, the Nutribullet is a convenient and delicious way to get the most out of your food. Aside from being able to extract and retain nutrients, you can use the Nutribullet to make an array of food on condiments. From smoothies to soups, dips, and sauces this versatile device is able to process it all.
Availability: The Nutribullet retails for around ₱ 1598.00 on Lazada. Do follow the link for discounts, deals, and enjoy up to 9% cashback.
9. Gadgets For The Gamer: Nintendo Switch
The Switch is the latest device from storied game giant Nintendo. For many, this is THE game console to get due to its innovative hardware and stellar game lineup. Gamers can play with the Nintendo Switch at home on or the go, as it functions just as well in its docked and portable mode. Currently, there are many excellent titles such as Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario available, ensuring that you are bound to have fun when you get the device.
Availability: The Nintendo Switch retails for around ₱ 16,799.00 on Lazada. Do follow the link for discounts, deals, and enjoy up to 9% cashback.
10. Gadgets For The Traveler: Bose Quiet Comfort 35
11. Gadgets For The Traveler: Bose Quiet Comfort 35
The last gadget on this list is the Bose Quiet Comfort 35, a noise-canceling headset from renowned audio company Bose. Often, one pain point for people who travel frequently is the ambient noise that faced while traveling. From crying babies in trains to the noise of the plane taking off, these things can negatively affect the commute. This is where these headphones come in. With active noise cancellation, you will not be able to hear the majority of the ambient noise allowing for a quiet and peaceful commute.
Availability: The Bose QC 35 retails for around ₱ 18,000.00 on Lazada. Do follow the link for discounts, deals, and enjoy up to 9% cashback.
Lastly, we hope this carefully curated list would have introduced you to gadgets you might have not known you needed. In addition, do share in the comments below what other gadgets you think belongs on this list.
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