It’s now Day 11 of Tech Guide’s 2021 12 Days of Christmas Gift Ideas to help you nail the perfect gift for your family and friends.
Today we’re looking at smart appliances of all shapes and sizes along with health and beauty products.
Here are Tech Guide’s 12 Days of Christmas Gift Ideas:
DAY 11: Appliances
DAY 12: Computers
DAY 11: APPLIANCES
ECOVACS DEEBOT T9+ – $1,299
Are you cleaning during this Holiday Season? Stop, drop, and leave the sucking behind (literally).
The ECOVACS DEEBOT T9+ is here for you! This smart robo-vac can handle the vacuuming, mopping, AND empty itself.
Featuring the latest tech from ECOVACS including superior TrueMapping mapping and navigation technology to avoid all the presents on the floor.
This dual vacuum and mop has the smarts to clean your home hassle free, with the OZMO Pro oscillating mopping attachment for the most pristine clean.
All while being the first robotic vacuum with a built-in, mobile air freshening – an industry first! It also features an included Auto-Empty Station (that holds a month of dust and dirt) All smart assistant compatible and controlled by the ECOVACS Home App on your phone… so you can celebrate the festive season with loved ones while your new robo-elf does the work.
Available from Bing Lee, Officeworks, JB Hi-Fi, Godfreys & The Good Guys.
CRICUT MAKER 3 – $699
For the DIY-lover this holiday season, the Cricut Maker 3 is the ULTIMATE gift. The Maker 3 works with an app named Design Space, where you can design your own project or choose from thousands of ready to make options.
The most versatile of Cricut’s smart cutting machines, the Maker 3 can cut, draw, engrave and deboss up to 300+ materials including vinyl, iron-on, balsa wood, fabrics, and more! This is a great gift for the person who loves to get creative, or those who might be planning to set up a crafty side-hustle in 2022.
Available from Spotlight and Harvey Norman.
ORAL-B iO ELECTRIC TOOTHBRUSH SERIES 9 – $399
The Oral-B iO 9 Series Electric Toothbrush. Using 3D Tracking and A.I. Recognition to guide you to your best ever clean.
The Smart Pressure Sensor helps to keep you from brushing too hard to protect your gums and enamel.
3D Teeth Tracking and AI Recognition use an interactive colour display to help guide you to your best clean for all areas of the mouth.
A 2-minute quadrant timer comes built-in that pulsates every 30 seconds, ensuring a complete clean.
Available from The Shaver Shop.
CRICUT MUG PRESS – $299
Whether you would like to customise your own mug or give the Mug Press as a gift, Cricut has given you another way to get creative this festive season and beyond. Working with Infusible Ink materials, simply create your design, attach it to the Cricut Mug Blank and let the Mug Press do the rest! The result is a peel-proof, dishwasher, and microwave safe personalised mug. You get a mug, you get a mug, EVERYONE gets a mug!
Available from Spotlight and Harvey Norman.
JURA Z10 – $4,150
The Jura Z10 can create both hot and cold brews. Cold coffee brews are popular among Australians with 80 per cent drinking one at least once a week.
This new Jura machine will be released in August and features an ultra-fast automatic PRG (product recognising grinder) for hot and cold brew speciality coffees and works with the innovative Cold Extraction Process.
At the press of a button the machine, the Jura Z10 machine can automatically prepare a full range of hot drinks whether it’s a shot of espresso, a cappuccino, flat white or latte.
DE’LONGHI LA SPECIALISTA PRESTIGIO – From $1,149
De’Longhi’s La Specialista Prestigio coffee machine brings both the science of coffee making and combines it with the barista’s craftsmanship.
Following last year’s launch of La Specialista Maestro, De’Longhi has introduced the La Specialista Prestigio which is the result of thousands of hours of fine tuning to come up with a product that will allow users to produce coffee and hone their craft at home.
This is not a completely automatic coffee machine and requires more of a hands-on approach for customers who enjoy the coffee-making process.
KARCHER FC7 – $799
When we think of Karcher we think of high pressure cleaners but the company has also produced a handy 2-in1 cordless floor cleaner that makes light work of your hard floors.
The Karcher FC7 is an all-in-one product that makes cleaning fast and easy.
The lightweight unit has a rechargeable battery and comes with trademark yellow highlights on the chassis.
Being a hard-floor cleaner, the FC7 has four detachable rollers and dual water tanks that collects the dirty water and debris as it mops.
TRAEGER IRONWOOD 885 GRILL – $2,899
We love BBQ, we love eating ribs and brisket but never thought we would be able to make it for ourselves, but the Traeger Ironwood 885 grill has changed all that.
We’ve always been a big fan of the show BBQ Pitmasters and marvelled at their skills as they prepared award-winning BBQ pork, beef and chicken.
And now we’ve been able to try our hand at becoming a BBQ Pitmaster ourselves.
What makes things a whole lot easier is the technology built into the grill.
Traeger’s WiFIRE technology means you can connect the grill to your home wireless network and control it from anywhere.
DYSON PURIFIER HOT + COLD FORMALDEHYDE – $999
We’re spending more time than ever before at home so it’s important to keep the air quality high and the latest Dyson Purifier Hot + Cold Formaldehyde can do just that.
And as its name suggests, the new Dyson unit is strong enough to filter formaldehyde – and that’s a big deal because it is more prevalent than you think.
Formaldehyde is a colourless gas pollutant that can be found in insulation, paint, wallpapers, varnishes and household cleaning products.
DYSON V15 DETECT – $1,449
As a big Star Wars fan it’s no surprise that we like products with lasers but we never thought that one of those products would be Dyson’s latest V15 Detect powerful cordless vacuum.
Yes, there is a laser aboard the V15 Detect and it helps it live up to its name by helping customers detect hidden dirt on hard floors.
The laser, which was naturally designed by Dyson’s talented engineers, shines a beam across the floor on the path of the V15’s head and clearly exposes any dust and dirt that have been left behind.
WATERPIK NANO – $139.95
We all know the importance of flossing but just how easy and effective flossing can be all depends on how you do it. If you use the new Waterpik Nano water flosser you will quickly find it’s really easy.
The new Waterpik Nano is a compact version of the previous model that allows you to floss effectively using just water.
When many people think of flossing in the traditional way with string, they see it as a chore – and it also takes a bit of time
But with the Waterpik nano it’s fast and easy to get the job done while delivering the same results for removing plaque and food between your teeth.
PHILIPS SONICARE PRESTIGE 9900 – $499
Sonicare 9900 Prestige with SenseIQ technology is Philips most advanced power toothbrush designed around you, sensing your brushing style and adapting as you clean to provide an optimum, personalised cleaning experience.
PHILIPS AIRFRYER XXL WITH SMART SENSING TECHNOLOGY – $599
Cook your entire Christmas feast in the Philips Airfryer XXL. Smart Sensing Technology does the thinking and cooking for you. With just a touch of a button, cook crispy potatoes, honey glazed ham and even a Christmas pudding.
The Philips Airfryer XXL is the only airfryer with fat removal technology to separate and capture excess fat for healthier home-cooked meals.
BRAUN ALL-IN-ONE TRIMMER – $149
The Braun All-in-one Trimmer is precise and easy to use, providing premium craftsmanship and exceptional skin comfort.
It has an AutoSensing motor that provides an effortless trimming experience which is perfect for beard, face, hair, body, ear and nose trimming. The All-in-one Trimmer has a battery life that allows 100 minutes of trimming after only 1 hour of charging
This is a styling kit that includes tools that are fast and versatile to get all the jobs done, giving Dad the freedom to create a variety of looks.
LG NEOCHEF 56L SMART INVERTER MICROWAVE – $539
From preparing the Christmas lunch to refreshing the leftovers, the LG NeoChef 56L Smart Inverter microwave is a must-have festive companion. Designed to do more than reheat and defrost, the microwave can also cook a variety of meals.
The Smart Inverter Magnetron delivers power and temperature control for cooking and the Sensor Cook menu caters specifically to dishes such as casseroles, risotto, cakes and more.
The 56–litre cavity means the creation of Christmas dishes is both possible and convenient.
The Anti-Bacterial Easy-Clean interior coating helps make clean-up simple and convenient with just a few wipes, while eliminating bacteria from the surface.
KENWOOD MULTIPRO EXPRESS – $199
For the foodie in your life, the Kenwood’s Multipro Express is the ideal Christmas gift.
The MultiPro Express makes homemade meals fast and fuss-free – so that someone special can prepare batches of fresh tasty food in seconds. From big meals to small sides, they can even slice, grate and dice directly to their plate.