2008 Holiday Gift Guide
MF reveals the hottest products of the gift-giving season
Home audio manufacturer iHome comes up big this season with the release of the iH51 home stereo with clock radio for iPod. This space-saving system packs big sound into a little unit. Small enough to fit onto any bookshelf, the iH51 comes with two satellite speakers and a powerful subwoofer, which deliver enhanced audio performance. Additional features include an iPod charging dock and remote control.
Flip Video Mino
The Flip Video Mino is an ultra-slim, easy-to-use mini camcorder that delivers relatively high-quality sound and video. Capable of storing up to 60 minutes of video, this pocket-friendly cam was designed for one-touch video uploading to YouTube and AOL. Features include a built-in USB connector, rechargeable lithium ion battery, touch-sensitive buttons, and a 1.46-inch LCD display.
Pioneer Elite Kuro PRO-111FD
There is a flood of flat-screen TVs on the market right now, but not many will come close to equaling the resolution (1920 x 1080p), rich colors, and amazing detail of the Pioneer Elite Kuro PRO-111FD. Technical features include: room light sensor for automatic picture adjustment, independent gamma control for heightened color calibration, advanced picture-in-picture settings and game control preferences. Simply put: this is the best plasma television on the market.