Top 10 Popular Electronics & Photo Christmas Gifts

The Christmas season is getting closer and slowly but surely begins a stressful time for many people with the crucial question: How do I find the right Christmas present? Finding the right gift for friends, family, partners, or colleagues is usually not an easy task. After all, the gift should bring joy to the recipient, but at the same time, it should also be…

The Christmas season is getting closer and slowly but surely begins a stressful time for many people with the crucial questionHow do I find the right Christmas present? Finding the right gift for friends, family, partners, or colleagues is usually not an easy task. After all, the gift should bring joy to the recipient, but at the same time, it should also be reasonably priced

Online shopping makes it easier to compare products and make a selection, but keeping track of the abundance of offers is still difficult. In this article, we offer an overview of the 20 most popular Christmas gifts on Amazon.

1. LG Tone Free DFP9

best Christmas gifts LG Tone Free DFP9
LG Tone Free DFP9

The LG Tone Free DFP 9 are top wireless in-ear headphones that are perfect as a gift for music lovers. They sit comfortably in the ear and offer good sound quality. In addition, the battery life of over 10 hours is remarkable. A special feature is self-cleaning by UV nanotechnology. The UV light in the case kills 99.9 percent of the bacteria on the headphones.In addition, the hypoallergenic gel attachments make the model complete and overall very hygienic.

Equipment and functions

  • Active noise canceling
  • UV nanotechnology
  • Airplane mode
  • Hypoallergenic gel tips
  • Ergonomic design


  • Particularly hygienic thanks to UV nanotechnology
  • Good battery life
  • Top sound quality


  • Rather less intensive noise canceling

2. Instax mini 11 – instant camera

best Christmas gifts DJI Mini 3 Pro
Instax mini 11 instant camera

The Instax mini 11 is a great gift for all photo lovers, especially for people who like to shoot instant photos. At just under 75 euros, it’s not too expensive on Amazon and offers cool features such as the built-in selfie lens – so selfies are also possible with a simple, instant camera. In addition, automatic exposure enriches the photography experience. The new Instax is available in 5 stylish pastel colors

Equipment and functions

  • Weight of 436 grams
  • Built-in selfie lens with selfie mirror
  • Automatic flash
  • Adjustable lens
  • Available in 5 stylish pastel colors
  • Frame counter


  • Very good exposure
  • Uncomplicated operation


  • No self-timer

3. Photo Album for Fujifilm Instax mini

best Christmas gifts Photo Album for Fujifilm Instax mini
Photo album for Fujifilm Instax mini

If the Instax Mini 11 is not enough as a gift, a suitable photo album is just the right thing as an additional gift. It comes in two pastel shades that match the camera perfectly, as well as plain white and black. The album offers space for 256 films and is well-suited for storing souvenir photos from birthdays, weddings, and other celebrations.

Equipment and functions

  • Suitable for films from Fujifilm
  • Space for 256 films
  • 64 pages with 4 photos each
  • Vegan leather cover
  • Modern and simple design


  • It’s cheap
  • It is perfect as an additional gift for the Instax mini

4. Amazon Fire TV Cube

best Christmas gifts DJI Mini 3 Pro
Amazon Fire TV Cube

The Amazon Fire TV Cube offers a good alternative to the Amazon Fire TV Stick, which has also found its way into our ranking. If you prefer the cube-shaped design, the Cube is a good choice. It can be controlled by voice command and therefore enables simple and uncomplicated operation of a wide variety of HDMI devices and equipment that can be coupled with Alexa. 

Equipment and functions

  • Control by voice command
  • Streaming in 4K
  • TV with support for Dolby Vision, HDR, HDR10+, and Dolby Atmos audio
  • Data protection and control measures (e.g., microphone off button)
  • Streaming via Netflix, Youtube, Prime Video, WOW, Disney+, and many more.


  • Very easy control of HDMI devices and devices compatible with Alexa


  • Not all Alexa skills are supported
  • No Bluetooth connection with the smartphone is possible

5. DJI Mini 3 Pro

best Christmas gifts DJI Mini 3 Pro
DJI Mini 3 Pro

If you want to give a gift to a drone lover and you have a budget to respect, the DJI Mini 3 Pro drone is certainly a good choice. You don’t need a drone driver’s license to use this drone. The DJI Mini 3 Pro is very light and, thanks to its design, particularly small and compact. Since you can fold it, it is very convenient to take with you on trips and take stunning aerial photos. In the world of camera drones, a very good price-performance ratio is particularly impressive.

Equipment and functions

  • Weight of 249g
  • foldable, compact design
  • 4K/60fps videos
  • 48MP photos
  • Flight time up to 34 minutes
  • Obstacle avoidance in 3 directions


  • Long flight time
  • Lightweight
  • Vertical shots
  • Master shots
  • Time-lapse
  • No drone license required


  • No classic flight route function

6. GerTong – Ring Light Stand with Cell Phone Holder

GerTong - Ring Light Stand with Cell Phone Holder
GerTong Ring Light Holder

The GerTong brand ring light is one of the most popular and affordable ring lights on Amazon. This can probably please anyone who enjoys taking selfies and videos of themselves or with friends. Thanks to the numerous settings, you can optimally adjust the light to your needs and shoot the perfect selfie. There are 3 daylight modes and 7 colors in 13 different brightness levels. In addition, the light can be dimmed individually.

Equipment and functions

  • 10 different colors
  • A total of over 150 setting options
  • 12.6 inch (approx. 32 cm) outer diameter, 10 inches (approx. 25 cm) inner diameter
  • Adjustable cell phone holder
  • Collapsible tripod
  • Total height of 180 cm


  • It’s perfect for live streaming, selfie shoots, videos, and vlogs.
  • Many setting options
  • Very stable
  • Top performance for a very reasonable price

7. Kindle Paperwhite 5 (8GB)

Kindle Paperwhite 5 (8GB)
Kindle Paperwhite 5 (8GB)

If you are looking for a gift for a bookworm, you will definitely make the right decision with the Kindle Paperwhite. The reading comfort is particularly high due to the adjustable color temperature – the eyes are thus optimally protected. Since the display does not reflect, you can also read in the sun without any problems. In addition, the e-book reader is waterproof, which makes reading by the pool or on the beach easier. 

Equipment and functions

  • 6.8-inch display
  • Adjustable color temperature
  • 10-week battery life
  • Display without mirror effects
  • Waterproof


  • High reading comfort
  • Supports audible – so you can also listen to the books
  • Comfortable weight and size
  • Very good value for the money

8. Sodacode Q3 – Wireless Car Phone Charger

Sodacode Q3 – Wireless Car Phone Charger
 Sodacode Q3 – Wireless Car Phone Charger

The Sodacode Q3 is a mobile phone holder for the car with which you can easily and wirelessly charge your smartphone. It is practical for all those who are perhaps a little lost and like to charge their cell phone at the last minute in the car. The device is compatible with all Qi-enabled devices and can also be used with a cable if you do not have a device with a Qi function. It is available in 5 modern colors and definitely looks good in the car. 

Equipment and functions

  • Magnetic and wireless charging
  • Fast charge
  • Intelligent infrared sensor
  • Safety system prevents overheating
  • Connection via USB or cigarette lighter
  • Available in 5 colors


  • Compatible with all Qi-enabled smartphones
  • With the included adapter, you can also charge smartphones without Qi


  • The bracket is a bit unstable

9. Apple AirTag

Apple AirTag
Apple AirTag

The Apple AirTag is a nice and inexpensive gift for forgetful people who often misplaces their valuables and can’t find them again. You can easily attach the AirTag to your most important items, e.g., B. hang it on the key fob or put it in the coin compartment in the wallet. The AirTag can be easily connected to an iPhone or iPad, and one’s valuables can be tracked using the “Where is?” app

Equipment and functions

  • Ultra Wide Band Technology
  • Integrated speaker
  • Siri helps with the search
  • Installed button cell battery
  • Weight of 11 grams
  • Observing the devices in the “Where is?” app


  • Very easy pairing with iPhone and iPad
  • You get a warning before the battery runs out
  • Serves its purpose very reliably

10. Ctronics – Indoor security camera

Ctronics – Indoor surveillance camera
Ctronics – Indoor surveillance camera

The Ctronics indoor surveillance camera would be a great gift idea for new parents. The swiveling camera is also equipped with a microphone through which the child can be heard. Using the built-in speaker, it is also possible to speak to the other person. In addition, the device can be used as a baby monitor replacement thanks to the motion detection and night vision function. In theory, the surveillance camera is also suitable for pets.

Equipment and functions

  • Resolution of 5 megapixels
  • 355° pan and 90° tilt function
  • Motion detection
  • Automatic tracking
  • Night vision up to 20 meters
  • Save via SD card, NVR or FTP server
  • Built-in microphone and speaker
  • 2.4GHz WiFi


  • Good image quality, even in the dark
  • Reliable motion detection


  • Isolated problems with the WLAN connection

This gift is not available on Amazon at the moment. You can get of the manufacturer’s site though.

11. Wolfgang GA300 action cam

Wolfgang GA300 action cam
Wolfgang GA300 action cam

This action cam from Wolfgang offers a great alternative to the expensive models from well-known brands such as GoPro. It is perfect for action cam newbies and young people who like to play with cameras and want to try them out in their free time. The price of just under 100 euros is really unbeatable for an action and underwater camera, and its performance is also impressive. 

Equipment and functions

  • 4K video resolution
  • Photo resolution of up to 20 megapixels
  • Dual microphone with noise cancellation
  • Waterproof to a depth of 40 meters
  • Top underwater shots thanks to dive mode
  • Good stability and smooth running
  • Touch screen
  • Slow motion recording, time-lapse recording, burst recording


  • Great value for money
  • Large package: camera, waterproof case, external microphone, battery, bike rack, tripod adapter mount, dust cap, hook installation, adapter, 2 stickers


  • Image and video quality is rather poor compared to more expensive devices

Here is a video of the GA320, a model that looks quite similar to the GA300:

12. UBeesize Mini Tripod

UBeesize mini tripod
UBeesize mini tripod

The UBeesize mini tripod is an affordable model that more than fulfills its purpose. Thanks to the non-slip legs, you can place them on all kinds of surfaces without it slipping. But since the legs are also bendable, you can easily wrap them around something, for example, around the bicycle handlebars. Using the supplied Bluetooth remote control, it is possible to take photos and videos from a distance of up to 9 meters. A must-have for everyone who likes to experiment with a photo tripod. 

Equipment and functions

  • portable and compact tripod
  • weight of 150 grams
  • Height of 25.4 cm
  • Premium metal tripod legs
  • non-slip design
  • Shot in portrait and landscape format
  • Recording from a distance of up to 9 meters
  • Remote control included


  • Stable and durable
  • Legs are bendable – you can wrap them around objects
  • The remote control works via Bluetooth

13. Echo Dot 4th Generation

Echo Dot 4th Gen
Echo Dot 4th Gen

The Echo Dot 4th Generation makes a great gift if you want to help your friends upgrade their smart home equipment. The control via Amazon Alexa works perfectly and makes your life particularly comfortable. The Echo Dot is compatible with other Alexa speakers, so you can easily play the same music in multiple rooms through different speakers. It creates a rich and detailed sound and adapts perfectly to the environment with its simple design.

Equipment and functions

  • Rich, detailed sound
  • Control by voice command
  • Compatible Zigbee products controllable by integrated smart home hub
  • Multi-room music: Music on multiple Echo devices at the same time
  • Privacy and control measures (e.g., microphone off button)


  • Great design
  • Effortless voice control
  • Good value for money


  • It is slightly behind the other Echo speakers in terms of sound

14. Vamvo YG300 Pro – Mini Projector

Vamvo YG300 Pro - Mini Projector
Vamvo YG300 Pro – Mini Projector

The YG300 mini projector from Vamvo offers excellent features for this price and is ideal as a gift. If you want to build your own small home cinema, you will make the right choice with the YG300. It is compatible with numerous end devices and can be taken anywhere thanks to its compact size and low weight. So you quickly have a projector at hand in the office, but you could also use it outside when camping without any problems. 

Equipment and functions

  • 1080p Full HD
  • The brightness of 1000 lux
  • Projection distance from 0.6 to 4 meters
  • Weight of 347 grams
  • USB charging port
  • Multiple ports: HDMI, USB, Mirco SD card, audio out 3.5mm
  • Compatible with smartphones, tablets, laptops, fire stick, PS4s, USB flash drives


  • Small and compact
  • Usable with many end devices
  • Satisfactory image quality


  • The sound quality leaves a lot to be desired (tip: it works very well in connection with a Bluetooth speaker)

15. Amazon Fire TV Stick

Amazon Fire TV Stick
Amazon Fire TV Stick

The TV Stick is a simpler solution for people for whom the Amazon Fire TV Cube is too conspicuous. Thanks to its discreet design, similar to a USB stick, it is hardly noticeable behind the TV and does not spoil the picture of the tidy TV table. The stick is particularly easy to operate using the Alexa voice remote control. In addition, it comes with preset buttons for one-touch access to apps like Netflix or Disney Plus. 

Equipment and functions

  • Alexa Voice Remote with preset buttons
  • Dolby Atmos support
  • Thousands of apps, Alexa skills, and transmitters
  • Unlimited access to movies and series with Prime membership
  • Stream music via Amazon Music, Spotify, and others
  • Unobtrusive placement and easy setup


  • Is barely visible
  • Easy handling
  • Practical remote control
  • Quite cheap

16. Rollei PDF-S 240 SE – multi-scanner

Rollei PDF-S 240 SE - multi-scanner

Christmas is usually the time when you sit down with your family and reflect on old memories. Rollei’s multi-scanner takes this to another level. With it, you can convert old slides and negatives as well as photos into digital and view them in top quality on your laptop. With this gift, giving presents and the subsequent cozy get-together can be optimally combined and spiced up

Equipment and functions

  • Multiscanner for photos, slides, and negatives
  • Scanning process in seconds
  • Included image editing software
  • 2-in-1 memory card slots
  • Slide mount, 4-in-1 photo mount


  • Low price
  • Quick and easy setup
  • Fast scanning process


  • With slides, often a dark border
  • Short cable for power supply

17. Logitech Crayon – Digital drawing pen

Logitech Crayon - Digital Drawing Pen
Logitech Crayon – Digital Drawing Pen

The Logitech Crayon is a cheaper alternative to the original, the Apple Pencil. If you don’t intend to let off steam artistically with the Logitech Crayon, you can’t go wrong with the model, and you can get away with it cheaper. The Crayon has a flattened design, which prevents it from quickly rolling off the table. In addition, you don’t have to pair it with the iPad via Bluetooth first, but you can get started straight away, which you can’t say about the original Apple product. It also has a battery indicator wherever you can see how long you can still use the pen until the battery is empty.

Equipment and functions

  • Apple Pencil technology
  • Automatic line width adjustment
  • Instant connection
  • Precise and fast inputs
  • Robust design
  • Running time of up to 7.5 hours
  • Palm detection


  • Has an on-and-off button
  • Does not roll, thanks to the flattened design
  • Has a battery indicator
  • Has no Bluetooth and therefore does not have to be laboriously paired


  • Lower battery life compared to the Apple Pencil
  • Does not distinguish between pressure levels

18. Yenock – Digital picture frame

Yenock - Digital Photo Frame
Yenock – Digital Photo Frame

Photo gifts are always a good idea at Christmas! But giving away picture frames and photo books every year gets boring at some point. With the digital picture frame from Yenock, you can breathe new life into it. Pictures can be loaded onto the picture frame via an SD card or USB drive and then played back like in a slide show. Thanks to various switch effects, playing never gets boring. Settings can ideally be made with the supplied remote control.

Equipment and functions

  • 10.1 inch IPS screen
  • Usable via USB drive or SD card
  • Random play and background music
  • Automatic rotation
  • 7 slideshow switch effects
  • With remote
  • Stable shape, scratch-resistant design


  • Different photos in one picture frame
  • Adjustable via remote control
  • Also usable for alarms, calendars, and videos

19. Marshall Emberton II – Bluetooth speaker

Marshall Emberton II - Bluetooth speaker
Marshall Emberton II – Bluetooth speaker

The Marshall Emberton II speaker is a top model that will make any music lover happy. The sound quality is incredibly good for the size, and the battery lasts over 30 hours, which is also remarkable. The model looks great and is also dust and water-resistantThe price is also not too high for this performance and is impressive. If you still want to get away with it a little cheaper, you can undoubtedly use the previous model, Marshall Emberton – it’s around 40 euros cheaper

Equipment and functions

  • Rich, clear, and loud sound
  • 360° sound with true stereophonic
  • Stack mode: connect with other Emberton II boxes and get an even louder sound
  • Compact, stylish design
  • Over 30 hours of playtime
  • Dust and water resistant
  • 50% recycled content and 100% PVC free


  • Great sound quality
  • Elegant old-school design
  • Powerful battery
  • Fast pairing


  • No wired connectivity

20. Fossil HR Collider – Hybrid Smartwatch

Fossil HR Collider - Hybrid Smartwatch
Fossil HR Collider – Hybrid Smartwatch

This hybrid watch convinces with a simple black design that suits every occasion. If you want to give away a solid and not-too-expensive watch but don’t want to do without the smartwatch functions, you can’t really go wrong with this. It has heart rate measurements, activity, and sleep tracking. It is also compatible with iPhone and Android smartphones, so messages and other information can be displayed on the watch. It can do everything a hybrid watch has to be able to do and is a great gift. 

Equipment and functions

  • Case: Round black stainless steel case
  • Diameter: 42mm
  • Bracelet: silicone bracelet
  • Rechargeable battery/battery: more than 2 weeks of battery life
  • Waterproof
  • Activity tracking
  • Sleep tracking


  • Quite cheap for a hybrid smartwatch
  • Is waterproof
  • Long battery life
  • Design that goes with many outfits


In our ranking, we have now summarized the best Christmas gifts for 2022 from the Electronics & Photo category for you. We have tried to make the selection as extensive as possible, so there should be something suitable for each of your loved ones. 

Regarding photos, we recommend the Instax Mini 11 and the matching album because you can start something with it when you give presents, and you can keep your memories of Christmas together directly.

When it comes to music, Marshall’s Bluetooth box is definitely our favorite. Of course, you can also try these out on Christmas Eve and celebrate a small (or large) party under the Christmas tree.

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