Top Ten Christmas Gifts for Men 2018

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Christmas is fast approaching and you’ve got to buy for your dad, brother, husband, partner or son. So let’s get you some ideas happening! There’s loads of ideas out there, so I’ve compiled a list of the top ten Christmas gifts for men this year.


#1 - Magnelex Best Magnetic Wristband

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? Strong & Durable with 9 Internal Magnets
? Wide Surface for More Parts
? Adjustable Velcro Strap


? No Long or Heavy Items

Ideal for the home handyman, you’ll find this magnetic wrist strap will be perfect to keep multiple screws, nuts and bolts with you in all situations. The amount of times I’ve been up a ladder fixing a household appliance with only enough room in my hand for a few screws.

Even when attempting to clutch screws or nails, they often slip through the cracks between your fingers. I don’t know which genius came up with this idea but simple gadgets like this are often the most effective.

This super strong wrist strap would be a great Xmas gift for those looking for something cheap for dad.

Here’s the features list:

  • Strong and durable materials including 9 internal magnets for great holding power.
  • You’ll love the wide surface which will allow for lots of screws, bolts or nuts to stick to you whilst manoeuvring around.
  • It’s made from quality polyester which is high quality and ergonomic. The materials are also lightweight so you won’t feel like it’s weighing you down. Unless you hang a magnetic shifter from it!
  • The adjustable Velcro strap means it’s a one size fits all. So there’s no need to select a size then purchasing.
    Ideal for working in tight areas or when scaling a ladder.

Although it holds small fittings very well, one thing to be aware of is the length of attachments. If you place long bolts on the magnetic wrist strap, they can tend to be knocked off.

If all you need to attach is small screws, nuts or nails, this is a perfect little gadget.

With a 4.5-star rating from over 500 reviews, you’ll be picking up an awesome gift for any man.

#2 - Beyerdynamic PRO Studio Headphones

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? Comfortable Memory Foam Pads
? Stylish Natural Open Design
? Analytical or Well Balanced Sound Choice


? Faultless

Does the man in your life deserve a new pair of cool headphones this Christmas? One of the top brands of today is Beyerdynamic and currently they have a great headset available for a nice price.

They’re number 1 for a reason and that’s because studio technicians and broadcasters the world over continue to use their amazing products.

This pair of studio reference headphones will offer critical precision and high quality power output.

Here’s what you can expect in terms of features:

  • You’ll find these headphones are extremely comfortable due to the memory foam cushioning. Your ears will not feel disturbed or annoyed.
  • Replaceable velour ear pads will offer you 2 different types of sound tuning. Choose between a deliberate analytical sound or well balanced sound. All pads are included.
  • You will love the stylish design with its natural open circumaural style. I found the size to be perfect to cover my ears without looking or feeling to bulky.
  • Ideal for any type of gift such as Xmas, Father’s Day or even a bridal gift such as groomsmen.
  • Headphone frequency response : 5-40,000 Hz
  • Nominal sound pressure level : 102 dBSPL (1mW/500Hz)

These headphones are a long term investment that will keep any man happy. Like most German made products, quality is front of mind along with detail.

The reviews with this headset are outstanding which you can view by clicking on the ‘Check it Out’ button. If you’re interested in all the specifications, you can also check this out too.

#3 - PlayStation 4 Slim 1TB Console

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? Lighter, Slimmer Version
? 1tb of Data
? Add Apps like Netflix or Hulu
? Easy Setup


? 1 Controller

So what’s better for a bloke than a PS4 console! Just about any man will love this PS4 gaming console if they’re a big kid like me.
The great thing about buying a PlayStation 4 now is that they’ve come down in price since they first came out a few years ago. So, this is your opportunity to grab one for under $300.

I’m not talking about the bottom version either. You’ll get the full 1tb of data to store downloaded games or movies on. Oh, did you not know that movies can be watched on a PS4? They sure can and you can rent or buy them from the PlayStation store.

Great features of the PS4 are listed here:

  • This is the lighter, slimmer version of thE PlayStation which will benefit any user, especially if you intend moving it from room to room.
  • 1tb of data is huge capacity for storing movies or games so you won’t be limited with space available on your PS4.
  • You’ll also appreciate being able to add apps such as Netflix, Amazon video or Hulu.
  • It’s also easy to setup with all the cables and a controller included.

Just one thing of note is that only one controller is included in with the console. This is standard as all PS4 consoles only offer the single console. I suppose not everyone plays with an additional person by their side.

If your male in the family loves gaming or is a sports fanatic that you think would enjoy FIFA, then they’d really get joy from this PlayStation 4.

With a 4.6-star rating from over 1000 reviews, it’s a winner.

#4 - Viper Tool Storage 9 Drawer Tool Chest

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? Strong 18 Gauge Steel
? Chest Lid with Gas Struts
? Locking System
? Powder Coated


? On the Expensive Side

Does your dad or hubby have tools scattered around the shed with nowhere to store them? Maybe he has a tool box but it’s falling apart due to the inadequacy of the materials used to make it.

Does he deserve something better? A quality piece of tool design that he’ll be proud to use. I know I would!

Finding a Xmas gift with a difference can sometimes be difficult but we’ve got you covered here. Take a look at this fine looking tool chest which will last for years to come.

With loads of room including 9 drawers for storing all the necessary tools, any man would love this. Just check out these features:

  • Strong and durable as it’s made with 18 gauge steel, which is approximately 1/20 of an inch thick.
  • You’ll love the gas struts that give hydraulic movement of the chest lid. It just ads that little bit of luxury to your new tool chest.
  • Obviously you won’t want your tools stolen, so they’ve included a cam lock for security. This will secure all the drawers with the one locking mechanism. A tool chest of this quality deserves a locking system.
  • The powder coated finish gives a touch of class and perfection. I find this so much nicer than hard plastic tool boxes. (Although I do have one of those also!)
  • So how do you lift this thing? With 2 x side handles of course.
  • And the drawers! Yep, they’re full-extension ball bearing on the slides so they run as smooth as silk.
  • The drawers also have a rubber dent system that ensures the drawers stay closed. It’s still recommended to lock the drawers however, should you decide to move it around.
  • Oh, and there’s a choice of 4 colours.

You’ll really appreciate the heavy duty construction that’s gone into this storage chest. You can get all the specifications of all the drawer sizes by clicking on the ‘Check it Out’ button.

The overall dimensions of this tool chest are 42-inch x 17 ⅝-inch x 20.5-inch. The size is larger than it looks in the image.

#5 - Apple MacBook Air 13-Inch Laptop

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? 13.3 Inches Laptop Screen
? HD FaceTime camera
? Backlit Yeyboard
? 128gb or 256gb Storage