eGlobal Central Editors’ Top Picks for 2019

Apple iPad 9.7” (2018)

The 2018 new iPad might not have a drastic redesign like the more recent iPad Pro but the new update to the previous 2017 model anything but boring.

It’s light, thin and retains a sharp, punch 9.7” screen that is perfect for media consumption. With an improved battery life over the previous generation – the 2018 iPad manages 10 to 11 hours of screen time.

Coupled with the powerful A10 Fusion CPU, the 2018 iPad is sure to run any games that you throw at it.

This is the perfect deal for your kid or any avid-media lover in your life.

GoPro HERO7 Black

GoPro is back at it again with a long-awaited upgrade to their popular GoPro Hero6. With noticeable improvements on image quality, video stabilization and social media sharing functionality – the GoPro Hero7 BLACK is the ideal action camera for any modern adrenaline junkie!

Now livestreaming directly to Facebook and YouTube (via RTMP) is now available natively – it is easier than ever to highlight your adventures to your friends.

If you thrive off Social Media or love to share your experiences in real time, the Hero7’s improved image quality, stabilization and livestreaming is going to be the perfect device for you.

Fujifilm Instax Mini 9

If you are looking for a reliable, well-built and fun new gadget to add to your photography equipment – then the Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 is the perfect gadget for you.

With a unique polaroid styled capture mechanism that captures and prints the moment as soon as it happens – the Instax Mini 9 is a refreshing take in the age of digital photos.

Not only are there multiple film designs to pick from, there are also a couple of different film styles such as Monochrome to pick from.

Another interesting addition to the Instax Mini 9 is the new selfie mirror that allows you to easily snap a selfie of yourself with your Instax.

For anybody interested in the novelty and the idea of getting your image printed easily then the Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 is the right camera to go.

Xiaomi Amazfit Bip

Making a good fitness tracker is hard. Making a good smartwatch is even harder.

With smartwatches either going for the super simple but long-lasting smart wristbands or the more elaborate but constantly-low-on-battery smartwatches – the Xiaomi Amazfit Bip strikes a balance between both worlds.

With a transflective colour display and the ability to sync with multiple fitness apps on your phone, the Amazfit Bip is extremely battery efficient and ready to track your workout progress throughout the day.

The sensor array for the Amazfit Bip is also quite sophisticated with an optical heartrate sensor and a triaxial acceleration, and a geomagnetic sensor to provide rich insight in to your work out routine.

For anybody looking to get a smart fitness tracker on a budget – the Xiaomi Amazfit is an Amazing choice!

Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch has become the go-to console that gives you great games and a fun way to play wherever you are. With nostalgic hits such as Zelda, Super Mario and even Pokémon – the Switch is a must have in any household.

Even though it has only been released for around two years, the Switch has become a beloved gaming icon.

Perfect for any gamers or teens in in your family and friends.


So, whether you are picking out a perfect 2019 gift for the loved and cared ones in your life, or you are just giving yourself a boost to start the new year – the Nintendo Switch, Xiaomi Amazfit Bip, Fujifilm Instax Mini 9, the GoPro Hero 7 or the new 2018 iPad all great ideas.

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