Coming up with perfect stocking filler ideas can be a bit of a head-scratcher. Whether you’re on the hunt for something user-friendly for the folks, or a hot piece of tech for your savvy spouse, Carphone Warehouse and Currys are all you need to fill those stockings to the brim this Christmas.
Join us as we take a look at some of the latest and greatest accessories of 2016. So now you can focus your brainpower on deciding which wrapping paper is most ‘them’.
Flavr Christmas Gloves
Keep someone’s fingers warm while texting in the winter months, with these festive touch-sensitive gloves.
Buy Flavr Christmas Gloves from Carphone Warehouse.
SelfieMic Selfie Stick Microphone
If you know someone that likes a selfie and a singsong, the SelfiMic will hit all the right notes this Christmas. Lightweight, with an adjustable extending arm, the SelfiMic doesn’t just take the best selfies – it lets you sing, record and share your own musical creations too.
Buy the SelfiMic from Carphone Warehouse.
PNY Power Bank 10400mAh
A flat gift idea is one thing but a flat battery – no one wants that, especially at Christmas. The PNY Power Bank offers up to five full charges before it needs a power boost itself. With two charging ports and a micro-USB cable, you can power up two devices at the same time, making it the perfect pressie for any gadget freak.
Buy PNY Power Bank from Carphone Warehouse.
It’s important to stay entertained over the festive period, which is why a Google Chromecast makes a perfect stocking filler. The device lets you cast your favourite entertainment from your phone or tablet straight to the TV. Choose from over 200,000 TV shows and films, 30 million songs – plus radio, sports, games and more.
Buy Google Chromecast from Currys.
Sony SRS-XB2BL Portable Wireless Speaker
Give someone the gift of extra bass this year with this portable Sony wireless speaker. Available in black, red, green or blue, this device promises up to 12 hours of battery on a single charge. Its built-in Bluetooth technology lets you listen to music from your phone – and it’s even water resistant.
Buy Sony SRS-XB2BL Portable Wireless Speaker from Currys.
Daydream View VR Headset by Google
Everyone’s talking about VR at the moment – and rightly so. This comfortable headset and controller lets users experience high-quality, immersive virtual reality first hand. Explore brand new worlds, play interactive games and become fully immersed in all the action. What’s more, the controller even comes with it, so the lucky recipient can get in on the action straight away.
Buy Daydream View VR Headset by Google from Carphone Warehouse.
Fitbit Blaze Smart Fitness Watch
After Christmas comes those January fitness goals, and what better way to keep track of them than with the Fitbit Blaze smart watch. Not only does it look stylish, it cleverly tracks your heart rate, steps, distance, calories and sleep. If that wasn’t enough, this wearable also features GPS tracking, a bright colour screen and links easily to your smartphone.
Buy the Fitbit Blaze Smart Fitness Watch from Carphone Warehouse.
Beats Solo 2 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones
Every music lover needs a good pair of headphones, and they don’t get much better than the Beats By Dr Dre Solo Wireless Bluetooth Headphones. Available in eight different colours, these on-ear headphones provide freedom of movement - up to 9 metres from your device. While they’re compact enough to fold up and transport, the Solo 2’s also deliver a detailed and powerful sound quality.
Buy Beats Solo 2 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones from Currys.