These Are the Most Popular Holiday Gifts of 2020, According to Google
If you're looking for the perfect gift for everyone on your list, look no further.
As anyone who's ever tried to feign enthusiasm for a gift they were less than thrilled to receive can attest, there's a major difference between getting a present and getting the right present. Luckily, Google has made it easier than ever to find the right gift for everyone on your list this year. The search giant has released its 2020 Shopping Gift Guide, which reveals the most searched items of the year in seven different categories. We've narrowed the list of the most popular gifts on Google down to the top three in each category, from presents for your favorite fitness enthusiast to thoughtful gifts for the little ones on your list—so read on to discover everything you need to make their holiday season a happy one. And for more presents they're sure to love, This Is the No. 1 Etsy Gift People Want This Year, CEO Says.
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For home chefs: Mr. Coffee iced coffee maker and tumbler
Have someone on your list who still drinks iced coffee when the weather's freezing? Then they're sure to love this Mr. Coffee iced coffee set, which comes with its very own reusable tumbler—perfect for taking those morning pick-me-ups on the go.
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For home chefs: Ninja Toaster Oven with Air Fryer
Healthy eating is about to get a whole lot easier for one person on your list. With this Ninja toaster oven and air fryer, they can whip up everything from roasted chicken to French fries without any unnecessary oils.
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For home chefs: Breville Nespresso Essenza Mini
Who needs a trip to the coffee house when you've got a Breville Nespresso Essenza Mini at home? This magical machine can make delicious coffee, espresso, lattes, and cappuccinos with just the touch of a button.
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For exercise enthusiasts: The North Face Women's Yukiona Mid Winter Boots
Staying fit this winter is about to get a whole lot easier for your favorite hiker. With a waterproof, insulated design made using recycled materials, these boots look every bit as good as they feel.
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For exercise enthusiasts: Fitbit Versa 3
If you want to splurge on someone special, consider the Fitbit Versa 3 fitness tracker. With fitness and heart rate monitors, GPS, music, and sleep optimization software, it can help make anyone healthier from the moment they wake up to the moment they hit the pillow.
For exercise enthusiasts: The North Face Shellista II Mid Women's Boot
Hiking boots don't have to be bulky or unfashionable. These stylish waterproof leather Shellista II mid-height boots from The North Face are just as practical on a snowy winter hike as they are on a walk to the store.
For techies: ASUS GeForce RTX 3080
If you've got a video game enthusiast on your list, they'll flip when they see this graphics/video card under the tree. Perfect for bringing their favorite games to life (or even Bitcoin mining), it's a show-stopping gift for any gamer.
For techies: Apple Watch Series 6
Whether they're using it to track their exercise, communicate with friends, or just set their alarm for the morning, an Apple Watch Series 6 is the perfect gift for anyone who wants to stay connected wherever they go.
For techies: Apple iPhone 12
Of course, if they're not into wearable devices, the Apple iPhone 12 is a pretty terrific gift too. In addition to the wealth of apps available for download, with its upgraded camera, it's perfect for immortalizing all those once-in-a-lifetime moments.
For home décor fans: A white artificial Christmas tree
Who says Christmas trees should only come in green? This striking 6.5-foot white artificial tree is the perfect complement to any existing décor scheme, whether they're into minimalist design or love retro kitsch.
For home décor fans: A propane patio heater
With COVID still spreading, people are frequently braving the cold to see their loved ones outdoors. If you've got someone on your list who's trying to play it safe this year, this propane patio heater is sure to be a huge hit.
For home décor fans: LED string lights
Lights aren't just for the holiday season. With this color-changing light strand, anyone on your list can make their bedroom, bathroom, or even their work desk a little bit more fun.
For wellness enthusiasts: Ulta 12 Days of Beauty calendar
Looking for a great alternative to a traditional advent calendar? This Ulta 12 Days of Beauty set comes with everything they'll need to create a stunning makeup look, from eye shadow to lip gloss.
For wellness enthusiasts: Sauvage by Christian Dior
Finding a signature scent can be a challenge, so help out the perfume newbie in your life by gifting them this acclaimed Dior Sauvage perfume. With notes of bergamot, pepper, and amberwood, this spicy scent smells amazing on everyone.
For wellness enthusiasts: Oral-B iO Series 9 Rechargeable Toothbrush
What's more alluring than a bright, white smile? With this Oral-B toothbrush, they can keep those pearly whites gleaming—and more importantly, keep the dentist off their case.
For gamers: Sony PlayStation 5
The Sony PlayStation 5 is, without a doubt, the hottest gaming system of 2020. The only problem? Once you see how fun it is, you might want to get one for yourself, too.
For gamers: Microsoft Xbox Series X
Have an Xbox fan on your hands? The Series X is Microsoft's most powerful gaming system to date, with faster load times and better visuals than any Xbox that came before it.
For gamers: Microsoft Xbox Series S
If you're looking for an impressive gaming system with a small footprint, look no further than the Xbox Series S. The disc-free console is Microsoft's smallest Xbox to date, but still packs all the power they need to play their favorite games.
For kids: CoComelon Musical Bedtime JJ Doll
Inspired by the beloved YouTube series of the same name, this JJ doll from CoComelon is sure to delight any young kids on your list. It even plays the show's popular "Yes, Yes, Bedtime" song, perfect for lulling your little one to sleep.
For kids: Squishmallow 16" Gordon Shark
If the kids on your list are on the younger side, this soft Squishmallow Gordon shark is the perfect gift. If they're a bit older, the swag bag the adorable plush stuffed animal comes with will keep them occupied for hours.
For kids: Pokémon: Hatterene V – Champion's Path Box
What does a Pokémon enthusiast need to become a top trainer? The right tools, of course! And that's exactly what they'll get with this Champion's Path collection box, which comes with one Hatterene V foil card, one oversized Hatterene V foil card, four Pokémon TGC Champion's Path booster packs, and a code to play the Pokémon Trading Card Game online.
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