Gadgets We Love: Zoom’s Holiday Gift Guide
Looking for the perfect gift for the remote worker, learner or educator in your life? We asked our community (including our own Zoomies!) for their favorite work-from-home gadgets, accessories, and equipment.
We pulled together all their top suggestions in our ultimate holiday gift guide below. Happy gifting!
Look sharp with HD cameras
Zoom works with a wide variety of cameras and devices, but if you want your loved ones looking their best in their meetings, lessons, or webinars, an HD camera is the way to go! Here are some of our favorites:
With a 4K ultra high-definition camera and 5x digital zoom, this Logitech camera makes it easy to host professional and high-quality video meetings with excellent low-light performance and Windows Hello support. This camera also supports high frame rates, making it the perfect gift for those hosting meetings with a lot of movement, such as fitness classes or cooking classes.
If you’re looking for a well-rounded camera to help your loved ones look their best, the Razer Kiyo is your answer. The Kiyo’s built-in ring light will help users in low-light areas, while its 720p and 60 frames per second (FPS) performance ensure that it can meet the needs of a wide range of users, including the video game streamer or Youtuber in your life.
Talk the talk with high-performance headsets
There’s no better gadget for those who want to come through loud and clear than a great headset. With crystal-clear audio and advanced microphones, these headsets are a great gift idea for any remote workers and learners:
Poly Voyager Focus UC
Enjoy high-quality sound with the Poly Voyager Focus UC, which offers a number of useful features such as noise cancellation, crystal clear audio within its 30-meter connection range, and Dynamic Mute Alert to alert users when they are speaking on mute.
Jabra Evolve 75
For those who need a comfortable and functional headset, Jabra’s Evolve 75 headset is a great option with leatherette padded on-ear ear cushions for unrivaled comfort, while its microphone offers advanced noise cancellation to combat any background noise. This headset is also wireless and supports a 30-meter roaming range, allowing users to take calls on the move.
Make yourself shine
Good lighting is important for anyone who wants to look their best online. Help the Zoomer in your life catch their best angles with these innovative lighting solutions:
Lume Cube Remote Work Lighting Kit
The Lume Cube Remote Work Lighting Kit has full brightness adjustability, up to 14 hours of uninterrupted run time, a frosted lens for built-in diffusion, and a mount compatible with laptop and desktop workstations, making this is the perfect gift for the remote worker in your life.
Neewer 18” Ring Light Kit
Ring lights have long been used in the beauty industry to provide even-lighting and catch all the angles of the face, and they work just as well for video conferencing. This Neewer 18” Ring Light Kit provides professional-grade lighting and gives you all of the accessories you need, including a stand, carrying case, color filters, and a smartphone holder.
Sound off from the home office
Check out these great devices for the remote worker who needs to host meetings anywhere with incredible sound quality:
Jabra Speak 510 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker
Turn any room in your home into a conference room with this wireless and portable speaker that offers outstanding sound quality for both calls and music, a frictionless set up, an omnidirectional microphone, and integrates with a wide variety of devices.
Poly Sync 20 USB/Bluetooth Smart Speakerphone
Compact, portable, and powerful, the Zoom-certified Poly Sync 20 Smart Speakerphone provides remarkable sound for both meetings and music, reduces echo and background noise through its steerable multi-microphone array, and offers up to 20 hours of run time.
Get comfortable with an ergonomic home office
Ensure the comfort and wellbeing of the remote worker or learner in your life with these ergonomic home office solutions:
Vari Standing Desk
With the adjustable Vari Standing Desk, home officer workers can enjoy working from a standing or sitting position while reducing the strain on their spine, improving energy levels, and giving them a much needed stretch.
ErgoFoam Adjustable Footrest
This is a great option for those who need extra foot support at their desk, providing a plush, comfortable, and adjustable foot rest that can reduce back, lumbar, or knee pain.
For the remote educator
Check out these innovative solutions for the teacher in your life to help improve online learning experience:
This all-in-one device provides excellent audio and video with a 3-camera array, integrated speakers, an LED 27” 1080p screen, and an 8-microphone array, while its multi-touch display allows for dynamic whiteboarding and annotation.
Portal by Facebook
With incredible features like Smart Camera to keep the user in frame, built-in Alexa functionality for effortless voice commands, and AR (augmented reality) Masks to liven up storytime and other lessons, Portal by Facebook is a great gift for the hands-on educator in your life.
Gifts for the Zoomer who has it all
Finding the right gift for the remote worker who has all the latest gadgets can be tough, so check out these unique gadgets that even the most advanced remote worker will marvel at:
This all-in-one plug-and-play gadget allows users to use their TV as a meeting space, creating a space separate from their home office for calls with friends, online classes, or virtual family gatherings.
LIFX Smart Bulb
Add some color and life to the home office with the LIFX Smart Bulb, a color-changing LED bulb that connects to a wifi signal and shifts its color in response to calendar events, weather changes, and much more!
For more information on the right devices for the Zoom user in your life, visit our recommended hardware page.