Awesome holiday stocking stuffer gadget giveaway!


The Gadgeteer is here to spread some holiday cheer with a huge giveaway of 10 prizes. One lucky person will win the whole prize bundle and since everyone has the same chance to win, what are you waiting for? It’s easy to enter! Full details after the jump.


1 lucky winner will win 1 each of the following prizes – 10 prizes in total:


X-Doria: SmartStyle for iPad Mini and iPad Air
Stylish case for iPad Mini and iPad Air provides layers of protection and functionality

  • Designed with unique 3D pattern wraps from front to back
  • Cover includes built-in magnets that automatically wake your iPad when opened and sleep when closed
  • Flexible cover folds to provide multiple angles for iPad in landscape mode
  • Provides access to all ports while in case, including the rear facing camera
  • Available Colors include Herringbone (iPad Mini only), Bloom(iPad Mini only), Navy Dots, Tribal Red, Stripes, Birds Grey Modern Plaid (iPad Air only) and Blue Arrow Check

Price: $39.99 (iPad Air) $34.99 (iPad Mini)


Armorz: Stealth Extreme Lite for iPhone 5 and Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Shatterproof screen protector prevents fingerprints, scratches and abrasions, while maintaining brilliant display quality

  • Tempered glass stamped with 8H hardness rating to safeguard devices from heavy duty scratches and abrasions
  • Full display coverage without bubbling or lifting
  • Adds only 0.2mm to the device making it lightweight and portable
  • Oleophobic coating reduces the appearance of oil, fingerprints and smudges

Price: $34.95


Divoom: Bluetune-Bean
Pocket sized portable speaker clips onto a backpack, purse, or your luggage for hands-free music enjoyment 

  • Bluetooth V3.0 ensures crisp and clear sound quality
  • Speakerphone capability allows you to take and make phone calls
  • Rechargeable battery provides up to 8 hours of listening time
  • Offers 10 meters of wireless range, making it ideal for outdoor use
  • Includes a metal carabineer for hooking on a belt loop or backpack
  • Available in blue, yellow, pink, red, white or black

Price: $29.90


Swann: Bubble Bomber
RC Helicopter that blasts bubbles at the push of a button

  • Comes with bubble solution to be able to drop bubbles at the press of a button while flying
  • 2.4GHz wireless control for up to 100ft distance apart
  • Easy-Fly Gyro Technology provides stability and makes flying a breeze
  • 6-way multi-directional flying includes up/down, forward/backward, left and right turns
  • Powered by built-in rechargeable Lithium-ion battery & recharged via remote control

Price: $59.99


Rapoo: A3060 Bluetooth Mini Speaker
Cylindrical, portable speaker delivers big sound while on the go

  • Fits easily into any purse, backpack, carry-on or pocket to play favorite tunes anytime, anywhere
  • Features Bluetooth 4.0 for easy streaming from any smartphone or tablet
  • Intelligent Voice Prompt provides audio status updates including when speaker is pairing to device, battery life and volume changes
  • Integrated controls on the top allow users to control volume, pause/play music and go to next/previous track
  • Built-in microphone allows for hands-free calling
  • Rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Available in six metallic shades – silver, green, orange, yellow, blue and black

Price: $49.99 MSRP


Felix: SmallHands
Slim travel stand the clips and holds your smartphone in horizontal or portrait landscapes

  • Clips and holds with just one squeeze to secure your smartphone in horizontal or portrait modes for comfortable multimedia viewing, FaceTime and more
  • Slim profile allows consumer to store away in a purse or pocket for on-the-go use
  • Developed from aluminum, plastic and silicone for a sleek look and durability
  • Compatible with all generations of iPhone, iPod Touch and most Android smartphones
  • Available in black, blue, green, red, pink and white

Price: $14.99


CM4: Q Card Case
Perfect for any occasion, the slim and functional wallet outfits the iPhone 5, 4s, 4 & Samsung Galaxy S4 with style and protection

  • Case with integrated wallet comfortably fits 3 cards (credit cards, IDs, etc.) plus cash
  • Lay-flat Screen Guard™ provides ultimate scratch-resistant protection while 1mm front bezel protects against car keys, drops, and most threats
  • Exclusive patent pending soft-touch rubber and premium fabric allows case to easily pull out of pockets and purses
  • iPhone 4/4S available in Black Onyx, Pink Sapphire, Pacific Green, and Pearl White
  • iPhone 5 & Samsung Galaxy S4 available in Black Onyx, Pacific Green, Red Rouge, and Mahogany Brown
  • Samsung Galaxy S4 design features an integrated audio amplifier, providing excellent sound clarity

Price: $39.99


New Trent: iTorch
Compact 5,200mAh portable battery pack keeps smartphones juiced while on the go

  • Lightweight and portable battery pack fits easily into any purse or backpack
  • Packs enough battery to keep smartphones juiced for an entire day of talking, texting and browsing the internet
  • Features an LED flashlight and laser pointer

Price: $39.95


Satechi: Portable Mini BT Speaker
Small but mighty speaker delivers big sound wherever you go

  • Golf ball-sized, lightweight 2.2 oz. speaker fits easily into your pocket ideal for taking music anywhere
  • Twistable pop-up resonator produces deep, full bass for high quality music
  • Streams music from up to 32 feet away
  • Rechargeable lithium ion battery provides up to 6 hours of playtime

Price: $14.99


Coloud Headphones: Pop
Durable and stylish earphones provide exceptional audio quality

  • Direct sound and powerful bass eliminate audio pollution allowing user to focus on their music
  • Angled ear buds are ergonomically designed provide a better in-ear fit
  • Flat cable can be wrapped around the patent-pending Zound Lasso and secured firmly with the pliable angled plug for tangle free solution
  • 3.5mm jack and remote & mic compatible with most smartphones and MP3 players
  • Available in Blocks for a contrasting color effect or Transitions for a more tonal look

Price: $25

How to enter (please read carefully – any missed steps and your entry will be disqualified):

1. Between now and 12/19/2013 11:59PM EST leave a comment on this page with your holiday wish.

2. At some point on 12/20/2013, I’ll pick 1 random winner using The winner will be contacted by email and will have 48 hrs to claim their prizes. If I do not receive an answer to my emails in that time period, I’ll do other drawings till the prizes are gone.


1. Only one entry per person (warning: I check IP addresses).

2. Gadgeteer writers, family members and close friends may not enter this contest.

3. is not responsible for any lost packages or incorrect shipping addresses.

4. Winner must have a US shipping address.


The winner is #75 Richard Black. Congrats to Richard and thank you to everyone who entered. I enjoyed reading your holiday wishes 🙂

Thanks also go to all the sponsors who provided the prizes.

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  • Jane P. December 17, 2013, 4:30 pm

    I wish for gadgeteer staff, their family and gadgeteer fans to enjoy a wonderful holiday season and a healthy and happy 2014 … and for apple to add the touch ID thingy to the iPad line and the iPod Touch!

  • Dim December 17, 2013, 4:31 pm

    Merry Christmas everybody!!!!

  • David December 17, 2013, 4:32 pm

    My wish is to not get paged when I’m on call for Christmas Eve, so I can spend it relaxing with my family. (yes, I carry a real pager!)

  • Dan Lauer December 17, 2013, 4:49 pm

    A joyous, peaceful holiday for all!

  • Gregg December 17, 2013, 5:02 pm

    My xmas wish is for snow in socal! :)~

  • Stefanie Gladden December 17, 2013, 5:07 pm

    I am wishing for a macbook pro this year!

  • Patrick O'Neill December 17, 2013, 5:12 pm

    My wish is to make some great memories with family and friends!!!

  • jason December 17, 2013, 5:14 pm

    My Holiday wish is for a Xbox One! I have been super good this year, so we will Santa does!

  • doseas December 17, 2013, 5:21 pm

    I wish to win a prize

  • Jaclyn Reynolds December 17, 2013, 5:34 pm

    What neat prizes!!!

  • Lex Strickland December 17, 2013, 6:25 pm

    I wish for whorled peach.

  • Ryan d December 17, 2013, 6:34 pm

    I wish for a PS4.

  • Rivke Fu December 17, 2013, 7:08 pm

    I wish for the gadgeteer staff to have a wonderful Christmas!

  • JimP December 17, 2013, 9:39 pm

    My is for everyone to have a safe and happy holiday season.

  • Ralph Reyes December 17, 2013, 10:02 pm

    I wish for 1 million dollars so I can buy all those gifts and better ones

  • Gabe Hospelhorn December 17, 2013, 10:28 pm

    My holiday wish is for my wife to love what I got her (not always easy…we men screw it up sometimes), to enjoy the time off w/my family, and to tear into that keyport slide 2.0 (w/gamblemade gear pull) under the Christmas tree as soon as 7am on Xmas as possible.:)

  • Joe December 17, 2013, 10:51 pm

    I wish Apple will come out with larger screen iphone! My eyes are slowly changing…..Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

  • Joe Smith December 17, 2013, 11:41 pm

    I wish I had found gadgeteer sooner! Just stumbled upon this by accident. Way awesome reviews and gadgetry.

  • pratik doshi December 18, 2013, 1:46 am

    i wish for a electronic viewfinder for my sony nex 5n

  • Gary W. Catalano December 18, 2013, 1:58 am

    Peace and love this holiday season

  • MarkG December 18, 2013, 7:29 am

    Hoping for more awesome and helpful reviews to continue on the-gadgeteer in 2014!

  • P. Ting December 18, 2013, 7:41 am

    Wishing everyone a safe, happy and healthy holiday season!

  • Zak December 18, 2013, 8:00 am


  • Gregg Atterberry December 18, 2013, 8:26 am

    I would LOVE to play Santa Clause with these gifts giving 95% of them away maybe even a 100% . I love making people and my nieces and nephews Happy.
    Happy Holidays to all and to all good night!!

  • Eddie Stair December 18, 2013, 8:30 am

    My only wish is that those who aren’t as fortunate as we are will be blessed this Christmas! That would make my Christmas complete!

  • James Choat December 18, 2013, 8:33 am

    Merry Christmas!!!!!!!

    Love your reviews, look forward to them everyday!


  • Stacy G December 18, 2013, 8:39 am

    I wish for a full night’s sleep…

  • Samantha December 18, 2013, 8:47 am

    I would love to get these prizes for me and my family for Christmas!!!!!

  • Keli B. December 18, 2013, 8:52 am

    My holiday wish is to get a clean bill of health..oh and to maybe win something, that would be awesome too! >I really like the Felix: small hands gadget< I mean I'm not really that pickY?! 🙂

  • John Casey December 18, 2013, 8:53 am

    For this and all Christmas seasons I wish that every individual will discover the joy that was given to us by Jesus Christ.

  • Bob Kolin December 18, 2013, 8:55 am

    An outstanding prize package for gadget lovers of all ages.

  • matthew Tucker December 18, 2013, 9:11 am

    Me please. Jobless and could really use the extra presents for others

  • John Selden December 18, 2013, 9:32 am

    Very nice, Julie! I wish for peace and happiness for all the world.

  • walk December 18, 2013, 9:39 am

    Pick me 🙂

  • Alex Christie December 18, 2013, 9:53 am

    Happy Christmas to everyone – hope I’m the lucky winner 🙂

  • Mike December 18, 2013, 9:55 am

    Happy Holidays Gadgeteer!

  • greg cochran December 18, 2013, 10:17 am

    Wishing Everyone A Safe And Happy Holiday Season!…

  • Mike Richman December 18, 2013, 10:17 am

    I wish this is the year that I can get out of this hospital bed and back into my scooter. It’s been a long 3 years and I know that would be the best gift I ever could give my wife.

  • Gene Skwirsk December 18, 2013, 10:23 am

    My holiday wish is to get my wife signed up for the Affordable Care Act. Haven’t had much luck so far.

  • Ma December 18, 2013, 10:31 am

    Love your website! Merry Christmas!

  • DawnS December 18, 2013, 10:40 am

    My wish is that my family stop the feuding and all the grandkids to see their grandparents. I wish for all to get along and ENJOY!

  • TonyW December 18, 2013, 10:56 am

    My wish is for my father’s cancer to continue to be in remission in 2014

  • Hanniba2 December 18, 2013, 11:21 am

    I wish everyone a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

  • MikeM December 18, 2013, 11:29 am

    I wish everyone has a great Christmas this year

  • tivoboy December 18, 2013, 11:35 am

    I wish for calm and happiness to reign.. and for my commute to shorten next year

  • STeve December 18, 2013, 11:50 am

    Please don’t poopoo MY Rapoo!

  • Jeannine December 18, 2013, 12:07 pm

    My holiday wish is for more awesome reviews. Thanks for all you do for us. Love you!

  • John Gardiner December 18, 2013, 12:09 pm

    My wish is for less social media and more socializing!

  • Carmelino Guiao December 18, 2013, 12:25 pm

    My holiday wish is for people to reflect on those we have lost and gained throughout the past. Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year.

  • Brenda December 18, 2013, 12:56 pm

    My wish is for all to be safe and warm this winter season

  • Chris December 18, 2013, 1:24 pm

    My holiday wish is simple…someone to take down all of my Christmas lights and decorations for me on January 1st! haha

  • Mr Daniel Horne December 18, 2013, 1:38 pm

    I wish for some neat new gadgets in 2014!

  • Mina Rohde December 18, 2013, 1:55 pm

    I wish for a nice relaxing vacation.

  • David Young December 18, 2013, 1:58 pm

    Happy Holidays and thank you for providing us with excellent reviews of gadgets throughout the year!

  • David Young December 18, 2013, 1:59 pm

    I wish for a new Lifeproof case for the Ipad Air! When will it be released already!!

  • Robb December 18, 2013, 2:16 pm

    As always I wish for more tech gadgets. I enjoy reading your reviews, especially the interesting Kickstarter projects.

  • Howard December 18, 2013, 2:21 pm

    A cure for cancer

  • Bruce McNeil December 18, 2013, 2:40 pm

    Merry Christmas!

  • ARTISTE December 18, 2013, 3:21 pm


  • Gary Groene December 18, 2013, 3:46 pm

    Wishing for love, peace and happiness!

  • Jorge Alduenda December 18, 2013, 4:11 pm

    Would love to get that and give most of them out to my family and in-laws!

  • Phil December 18, 2013, 4:27 pm

    I wish everyone a happy and healthy holiday.

  • marge December 18, 2013, 4:29 pm

    my gadget wish would be to get a new phone

  • Sarah December 18, 2013, 5:25 pm

    Great stocking stuffers!

  • David Flink December 18, 2013, 5:41 pm

    May everyone have a great Christmas, Happy New Year and enough batteries to charge all their electronic goodies!

  • Sam Lee December 18, 2013, 6:00 pm

    I wish for my friends and family to stay safe and healthy.

  • Charlie December 18, 2013, 6:05 pm

    Greetings Gadgeteers! I could finally speak the language of love to my electrical engineer husband with this stocking. I have been getting better over our 20 years of marriage. This year I have joined his love of Bugs Bunny with a USB dodaddy which I think will rock in his eyes. This will would put me into the stratosphere! Cheers. Happy Holidays to all. xo

  • Leah Wallace December 18, 2013, 6:52 pm

    I wish for a simpler way to do every day tasks!

  • V Z Wallace December 18, 2013, 7:00 pm

    My holiday wish is to have more time with my family in 2014!!!

  • James Heriford December 18, 2013, 7:49 pm

    Dismemberment of the NSA!

  • Craig Huang December 18, 2013, 8:15 pm

    My wish is for peace, joy, and serenity for all who are suffering.

  • Mahdi Martin December 18, 2013, 8:38 pm

    My holiday wish is for my mother to be happy, if only just for Christmas. She’s had a tough couple years since her stroke.

  • Chris December 18, 2013, 9:35 pm

    My dad just underwent successful heart valve replacement surgery and was released from the hospital today. We are so grateful for the doctors and staff at the Cleveland Clinic. My holiday wishes go out to them.

  • John Englert December 18, 2013, 10:12 pm

    World peace, THIS time for sure.

  • Peter Cimino December 18, 2013, 10:27 pm

    My holiday wish is to have my family and friends together during the holidays. I love having love ones around! Merry Christmas everyone!

  • johnkes December 19, 2013, 12:10 am

    May you have a healthy, wealthy, and wise 2014.

  • Estelle December 19, 2013, 12:58 am

    My wish is to wake up to a fresh coat of snow. The good kind of snow thats perfect for sledding and snow forts

  • Steve December 19, 2013, 1:49 am

    I wish for new tires for my car and a new laptop!

  • Bryan December 19, 2013, 2:03 am

    I wish for a Happy Holidays with my family and to win this awesome giveaway!

  • keith December 19, 2013, 2:58 am

    I wish I had leggs

  • Ed Hubert December 19, 2013, 7:49 am

    I wish everyone to have happy and safe holiday season

  • Mike Kostich December 19, 2013, 8:18 am

    May love fill everyone’s heart.

  • paul December 19, 2013, 9:29 am

    I hope my tooth stops hurting!

  • Jon Kuznicki December 19, 2013, 9:56 am

    Have a Happy Holiday Season and Wonderful New Year!

  • Walt December 19, 2013, 11:46 am

    I wish for warm weather in Minneapolis

  • Judy December 19, 2013, 11:51 am

    I wish I could win these stocking stuffers for my son! thanks for all the reviews you do, I now know which flashlight to buy

  • Mitch Robertson December 19, 2013, 12:09 pm

    I wish I could’ve made it home this holiday season.

  • Emilio December 19, 2013, 12:18 pm

    I wish for people to have happy holidays!

  • Windy December 19, 2013, 12:35 pm

    My wish is it have all the family home for Xmas, & have a great time showing each other how all the new electronic devices work!

  • mcmc December 19, 2013, 12:53 pm

    I wish I can have a peaceful and warm time at home with the fam.

  • Tjeerd Dijkstra December 19, 2013, 1:20 pm

    nice stocking fillers

  • Patrick Buck December 19, 2013, 2:00 pm

    A Merry Christmas to all!!!

  • Carl December 19, 2013, 2:36 pm

    Hoping for new earbuds from santa.

  • Doug Watts December 19, 2013, 3:53 pm

    did I win?

  • Larry Abramson December 19, 2013, 3:53 pm

    I wish for a healthier year for my family than this past year!

  • Norman December 19, 2013, 4:09 pm

    Happy Holidays Y’all!

  • sean callahan December 19, 2013, 4:16 pm

    wish i won this contest

  • Kristine R. December 19, 2013, 4:27 pm

    My holiday wish is that everyone keeps their job through the end of the year! It’s rough out there! Thanks for the giveaway!

  • Don Galleto December 19, 2013, 5:10 pm

    Happy Holidays!!!

  • Richard Kingston December 19, 2013, 5:43 pm

    Another great year of gadget reviews for us ordinary folk. Merry Christmas.

  • Mikey B December 19, 2013, 5:47 pm

    I wish for my two front teeth back.

  • Melissa L. December 19, 2013, 8:49 pm

    My holiday wish is just to have a great Christmas! Thanks for the great giveaway!

  • Terry December 19, 2013, 9:17 pm

    I wish for peace and happiness, and a 512G SSD. 🙂

  • ORk December 19, 2013, 11:03 pm

    I wish for a peaceful life for everyone

  • Nathen Riegel December 19, 2013, 11:41 pm

    I wish for a white Christmas in Arizona

  • Julie Strietelmeier December 20, 2013, 9:48 am

    Update: The winner is #75 Richard Black. Congrats to Richard and thank you to everyone who entered. I enjoyed reading your holiday wishes 🙂

    Thanks also go to all the sponsors who provided the prizes.