10 Dec: Our holiday gift lists make it easy to pick the right tech

The holiday season is officially in full swing and looking very different than others before it. Between decking the halls, binge-watching your favorite festive movies and holiday shopping, it might feel stressful finding a gift for all your loved ones — especially amid a pandemic.

But finding the perfect present doesn’t have to be hard. In fact, we’ve compiled gift lists that make it easy to pick the perfect tech for everyone on your list based on their unique interests.

Another tip to make shopping easier this year: Take advantage of the many ways to safely and conveniently get gifts to your loved ones in time for the holidays, including contactless curbside pickup and same-day or next-day delivery options.


10 Dec: From gaming to gardening, gift ideas your whole family will enjoy

Buying a gift for the whole family can be tough, especially when you have to consider everyone’s different likes and dislikes.

But this year especially, technology is opening new doors for families and giving them ways to connect, have fun and share experiences. From discovering virtual worlds to trying new hobbies, like gardening, tech is helping family members of all ages come together.

Here are a few ideas for tech gifts your whole household will enjoy.

Facebook – Portal Smart Video Calling 10″ Display with Alexa: Close the distance between extended family and friends while staying safely apart with the Facebook Portal.


04 Jun: The perfect gift for dad? Time spent together

“Dad jokes” aside, we appreciate fathers and the many roles they play. Father’s Day is a great time to give them something that they will appreciate — and that reflects your appreciation for them.

To help, Best Buy is here with a top-tech wish list to help make the most of your time spent with Pops.

Adventure dads

The best type of adventure? One with dear ol’ Dad. Wherever you go, there’s always something to learn along the way! A successful road trip could use a Garmin Speak Plus with Amazon Alexa and Built-in Dash Camera.


29 May: Send your grads off to new places with the right tech

Congratulations, they made it! It’s that time of year when accomplishment fills the air, calling out for new beginnings and unforeseen adventures. But what do recent graduates really need in hand as they take on the next phase of life?

Best Buy is here with a top-tech wish list perfect for grads and to help make sure all gifted devices will continue to set them up for long-term success in various aspects of life. Here are some options.

Gym grad

It’s time to feel inspired.


09 May: Mom’s day is every day, gift her useful tech that lasts

We all know our moms deserve the very best. But how can we properly express our appreciation with last-minute gifts?

Fortunately, Best Buy is here to help with a top tech wish list perfect for every type of mom on the school board (and then some)!

Soccer moms

Our moms are the ultimate cheerleaders and marathon racers. They hike lawn chairs to sports meets, steer valuable cargo against parade crowds and juggle after-school equipment three times their weight. Portable chargers like the Anker PowerCore 20,000 mAh are a great way for any busy mom who’s on the go for long periods of time to stay fully charged — and fully connected — amid a packed agenda.

Valentine's Day gifting

08 Feb: Crushing this Valentine’s Day with tech

Chocolates, flowers, jewelry? Nah. This Valentine’s Day we’re swooning over tech gifts, and we’ve got a list of ideas great for your sweetheart — or even yourself!


Get your self-care on and ensure you, and your teeth, are Valentine’s Day ready. This electric toothbrush from Philips comes in a variety of colors for that special someone in your life. The timer and built-in pressure system will keep that smile gleaming.


Make this Valentine’s Day one to remember! This instant photo printer from HP comes in a blush hue and lets you instantly print photos from your smartphone.


13 Dec: The Clock’s Ticking: Best Buy Reveals ‘Nick of Time’ Sale


Starting Friday and only available through Sunday, shoppers will be able to save big on favorite brands like Apple, Samsung and LG to cross remaining names off their holiday gift lists. 

20 Days of Doorbusters continues with one secret doorbuster, each guaranteed to be the lowest price of the season, revealed daily now through Dec. 20.


MINNEAPOLIS – Dec. 13, 2018 – It’s a race against time to finish holiday shopping, and Best Buy is helping last-minute shoppers save big with its Nick of Time sale.


07 Dec: Gift Green This Holiday Season

It feels good to give. And it feels good to help out the planet. What do you get when you combine those things? An extra-feel-good green gift list!

Here are some gifts that we think are Mother Earth-approved and will have you dreaming of a green Christmas. And because most of this tech can cut energy costs, they’re gifts that will keep on giving.


07 Jun: What to get Dad? Let’s ask him

A generation or two ago, dads were portrayed on TV and in movies as wise but a little distant. They wanted the best for their families, but they also wanted a little peace and quiet!

How times have changed. Dads still want the best for their families. But now they also want things to keep the family entertained, with things like TVs and cool speakers for their home theaters.

Best Buy surveyed dads to find out what gifts they’d really like to receive this Father’s Day.

Best Buy-grads

20 May: Grads Make Top Gift Picks, and Caffeine is No. 1

This year, an estimated 3.3 million seniors will graduate from high school, and many will head to college come fall. Odds are pretty good that you’ll be making the rounds of grad parties with gift in hand sometime soon.

Americans spent nearly $4.8 billion on graduation gifts in 2015, with the average present costing $100 or more. No doubt you’ll want to give that special grad something he or she will appreciate and put to good use.

But what?

To help you, Best Buy went straight to the source, asking more than 500 high school grads what they want and what they’ll use these gifts for.

Best Buy-mom

25 Apr: What Does Mom Really Want for Mother’s Day? Best Buy Asked

Mom wears many hats. She cheerleads. She organizes. She comforts. She teaches … and so much more. She’s the glue that helps keep the family and household connected and running smoothly.

That’s why we celebrate her every year on Mother’s Day (May 8, this year). Sometimes it can be hard to find the gift that expresses your gratitude for everything she does for you. Did she really like that coffee mug last year?

Best Buy recently conducted a national study to better understand what moms really want on Mother’s Day, especially when it comes to technology.

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19 Dec: This Holiday’s Must-Have Tech Gifts? Here They Are

Just in time for the holidays, Best Buy – with some help from a consumer survey – has created a list of tech products that will have everyone doing the Jingle Bell Rock. From items under $100 to wearables, here are the hottest gifts this year:


Gifts Under $100

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We get it – you have to buy your girlfriend’s godparents, younger brother, AND next-door neighbor gifts that will convince them you’re living large, but you’re on a tight budget. Here are some quality gifts under $100.