The 5 Best Gifts Under $50, $100 and $150

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December 11, 2013

Shane KitzmanStaff Writer


You know two things about your holiday gift-giving game plan.

1. How much you’ll spend.

2. You have no idea what to actually spend that money on.

At Best Buy that problem is solved, as it’s the place you can get the five best gifts under $50, $100 and $150.

Better yet, all of these products are available in-store and online, where you can choose the convenience of in-store pickup from your nearby Best Buy.

Oh, and take a peek at Best Buy’s Trending Gifts Twitter app and find out what the chatter is all about at this very moment.

Under $50

iPhone 5c 16GB— $49.99*
*With two-year contract extension with Verizon

Let’s be honest.

Giving one of the hottest smartphones with ultra-fast LTE and a 4-inch Retina display for under $50?

This is a no-brainer.

Despicable Me 2 — $27.99

Everyone’s favorite Minions are back. Bring home the sequel featuring the antics of Gru, voiced by Steve Carrell.

The Magic Bullet— $49.99

Blenders may not be the first thing you think of when gifting.

But lucky is the one who gets to whip up delicious holiday drinks with this lightning-fast blender.

Google Chromecast HDMI Streaming Media Player— $29.99

Combine the Internet and TV with Chromecast.

Plug it into any HDTV, control it with a smartphone or tablet, and enjoy watching Netflix, YouTube, HBO Go and more.

Just Dance 2014 (Xbox One)— $49.99

Ain’t no party like a Just Dance party. You know the rest.

Under $100


It’s time to don the proverbial jersey, lace up the imaginary cleats and hit the pitch in FIFA 14.

Misfit Shine— $99.99

Yes, Shine helps keep your healthy lifestyle on track by monitoring sleep, activity level and more. But with clasps, watches and necklaces, it’s also easy to personalize.

Skylanders: SWAP Force Starter Pack (PS3)— $74.99

The Starter Pack includes: the game, one Portal of Power, three Skylanders Figures, one Character Collector Poster, three Sticker Sheets with Secret Codes and three Trading Cards.

SodaStream Jet Soda Maker Starter Kit— $79.99Pop. Soda. Soda pop.

Whatever you call it, gift it and let a friend create a delicious carbonated beverage.


The wrist monitor not only tracks steps taken, calories burned and your active moments throughout the day, but it helps you look cool doing it.

A bit more than $100

Keurig Elite Single-Serve Brewer — $119.99

Gift this to the coffee-crazed one on your list. Each morning, it’s the gift that keeps on giving.

Jawbone Jambox Wireless Bluetooth Speaker

The party follows whoever brought along this Bluetooth-enabled, sweet-sounding speaker.

Pebble Smart Watch— $119.99

For the tech-savvy on your list, give them the power to link their phone and their watch.

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite — $119.99

The Paperwhite has 62 percent more pixels than the original, a 25 percent better contrast touchscreen with a built-in light — and a long battery life.

Insignia 24″ HDTV— $149.99

View the college football bowl season in stunning clarity for just $1349.99.

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