Valentine’s Day is a good occasion not only to spend time with your loved one, but also to make a gift to your soulmate. Depending on tastes and interests, it can be anything, but the choice is not always easy.
If you still have not figured out how to surprise your loved one, then our selection of interesting and useful souvenirs for Valentine’s Day will help you.
Real care is manifested in the little things, but this does not mean that it is worth trivializing when choosing a gift. For example, smart watches are a great opportunity to show this care. Modern watches are equipped with numerous functions that are aimed at maintaining health and social activity. Let’s take a look at the Huami Amazfit Bip watch, for example. This smart-looking gadget captures your performance during workouts and daily activities and syncs with your smartphone to the app for analysis and recommendations. A great way to keep yourself in good shape and take care of your health.
At the same time, the watch is equipped with other functions: an alarm clock, sending notifications from a smartphone, and displaying calls and incoming messages. Huami Amazfit Bip is able to work up to 45 days on a single charge, so the watch can be worn practically without taking it off. IP68 rating allows you to wear the watch even in the shower.
For greater convenience, the watch received a barometer, compass and GPS navigator. Thanks to synchronization with a smartphone, Amazfit can also inform you about the weather. And all the necessary data, including time, are displayed on a convenient color display. Huami Amazfit Bip is a nice gift for any occasion.
Once upon a time, everyone dreamed of receiving a laptop as a gift. But now we spend more and more time on the move, so portability has become the key to a successful device. We offer a good gift that will become an alternative to laptops and PCs — a tablet. Apple iPad is perhaps the most popular tablet that can be used for work, games, watching movies, reading books and comics, and just for communication. The 2019 iPad model features a bright, vibrant 10.2‑inch Retina display and weighs just 493g despite its durable metal body. Inside there is a powerful Apple A10 Fusion processor, 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory. iPad is also equipped with two cameras: front 1.2 megapixel for making calls and the main 8 megapixel for taking photos. A separate plus is the ability to connect a nano SIM card and use mobile Internet anywhere in the world. Well, if you want to use the tablet as a laptop, this is possible with the help of a keyboard cover. Versatile, light and effective gift!
What to give to someone who has everything? Numerous gadgets help answer this question. And we propose to consider the original version of the gift — an instant camera. Even with the development of mobile photography and the ability to shoot on almost any device, a special romance remains in such cameras. After all, just press the button and you will have not just a frame, but a printed photograph that can be pasted into an album, hung in a frame or put on a shelf. Canon Zoemini C is a new series of instant cameras with a striking design. Zoemini shoots with a 24mm lens and a 5MP sensor. It holds 10 sheets for Zink printing (printing without ink) and saves finished photos to a memory card. Printing takes only 50 seconds, and one charge is enough to shoot and print 25 photos. Controlling the camera is incredibly simple, and it looks stylish and modern.
True wireless headphones
Almost any smartphone today requires a headset connection, and the most modern models only work with wireless bluetooth headphones. But why not abandon the wires completely? This is what true wireless headsets like the Xiaomi Redmi AirDots are for. These are the first such headphones in the Redmi line with an ergonomic shape that fits comfortably in the ear. Without recharging, they work up to 4 hours, 5 hours in mono headset mode, and with the case included in the kit, the time increases to 12 hours. The earphones weigh only 4 g, and the design allows you to block external noise. The speakers are designed to guarantee high-quality sound reproduction at high, medium and low frequencies. So Redmi AirDots are suitable for listening to music and chatting. They sync with iOS and Android smartphones and are compatible with the Google Assistant. Control is by touch. Redmi AirDots are stylish and comfortable.
For everyone who cannot live without music, the best gift is a portable speaker. Yes, most smartphones sound good even without additional amplifiers, but they often lack volume. This is where a bluetooth speaker comes to the rescue. One option with a stylish design and quality sound is the Accesstyle Pumpkin BTL. The speaker does not just play audio, it accompanies it with multi-color lighting, which helps to create a festive atmosphere wherever you are: on a hike, on a picnic, on a walk or in the gym. The speaker is small and weighs only 470 g, it supports a frequency range of 20–20000 Hz and is synchronized with any device via Bluetooth 4.0. In addition, the Acesstyle Pumpkin has a 3.5mm analog input. All buttons for convenient control are located directly on the case, and in addition, the column has a handle for transportation. The battery allows the device to work up to 7 hours, and a full charge takes 4 hours.
Travelers will appreciate a portable speaker, but what to give a homebody? The answer is simple: a home smart speaker, and one of the best options would be Yandex Station mini with Alice’s voice assistant. Alice is fully adapted to the Russian market, understands the Russian language and successfully interacts with search engines, smart home, music and information services. In addition, you can just talk to her or ask questions. The speaker itself is quite small, but thanks to its design, the sound spreads well around the room. It will also become a good speaker — the playback frequency range does not differ from wireless speakers designed for music, from 20 to 20,000 Hz.
Also, you can install several similar speakers in different rooms. The volume can even be adjusted with gestures. This column has many useful, important and entertaining features that are most fun to learn by doing. Yandex Station allows you to solve various problems without leaving the comfort of your own home.
Cooling pad for laptop
Sometimes a gift has to be inexpensive and useful. And in this case, one of the easiest options is a laptop cooling pad. The item is useful in every way. Deepcool MULTI CORE X8 is designed for gaming devices that often suffer from overheating. The stand is designed for laptops up to 17 inches and is made of plastic and aluminum. Cooling is provided by four fans with a maximum rotation speed of 1300 rpm, the speed can be adjusted separately. In total, the device supports 4 modes of operation.
The stand itself looks neat and concise. The maximum noise level during operation is only 23 dB.
The case has two USB 2.0 ports for powering the stand and connecting additional devices. Legs are also provided for height adjustment, and the Deepcool MULTI CORE X8 weighs 1.29 kg. You can’t call it a portable stand, but during gaming sessions you won’t have to worry about overheating of the laptop.
External battery with wireless charging
Almost all premium smartphones support wireless charging, which means that external batteries need to be in line with fashion. An excellent gift for Valentine’s Day will be Xiaomi SoLove W5, a battery that can be charged both through a wire and using Qi technology. When charging wirelessly, the device independently recognizes the smartphone model and supplies the appropriate power.
The power bank is designed for 10000 mAh, which means that its power is enough for 2.5 recharges of a smartphone with an average capacity of 4000 mAh. The device is made of durable plastic on the sides and a fabric cover on top. Thanks to this, the battery will not damage the surface of the smartphone, even if you use it without a case. SoLove has a compact format: 8x9x2.6 cm, and the device is available in black and gray colors. All connectors and indicators are located on the sides, there are separate holes for the belt, the power bank can be fixed in the bag. Charging takes place via the microUSB port.
Not everyone is fond of smart gadgets, and there are those among us who prefer classic watches. Just for such as a gift, we offer to pick up a stylish wrist watch. Timex TW2P88500 is a women’s watch model with a striking design. The gray strap made of thick, durable textile blends perfectly with the color of the dial and golden hardware. The body is made of brass and mineral glass with a hardness of 7 on the measuring scale. Such glass is not inferior in strength to sapphire. Timex are not afraid of moisture and splashes, so they received a WR 30 waterproof rating. And they work on a regular battery.
Additional features include the presence of a screen backlight and an adjustable strap size on the clasp.
The men’s model of the Timex T2N248 watch is more strict in design and is also equipped with a mechanical calendar. The watch received a neat dial with Arabic numerals, protected by the same mineral glass. The WR 100 water resistance rating allows the watch to withstand 10 atmospheres, so the watch is suitable for swimming and diving without scuba gear. The round dial is framed by a golden stainless steel case, and the strap is made of genuine leather. The watch looks expensive and stylish, so it will be a beautiful and worthwhile gift for February 14th.
If you are not sure that you can make the right choice, then do not worry, the classics in the form of bouquets and sweets are also always appreciated.
We can only congratulate all lovers on the upcoming holiday.