YugaTech Christmas Gift Guide 2020: E-gifts
Although get-togethers are still on a halt this holiday due to the ongoing pandemic, we can still celebrate Christmas and give our loved ones some presents while practicing social distancing. E-gifts are like gift cards purchased and sent to the recipient online through an electronic platform. It could be in the form of credits, online services, vouchers, and more. This is also a good option for those who are not sure what to get their loved ones or hesitant to go out since everything can be done virtually, from purchasing to sending it. To keep the Christmas spirit moving, check out these cool virtual gifts that you can buy right now.
Digital game credits and cards
Got a gamer in the family? You may give them in-game credits for the mobile and video games they play, which they highly need for buying new heroes, equipment upgrades, skins, and more. Codashop has a wide variety of direct top-ups for mobile and PC games as League of Legends: Wild Rift, Mobile Legends: Bang Bang, PUBG, COD Mobile, Valorant, and League of Legends, and a lot more. You may also purchase digital gift cards that you can send to users with a certain account on various video game distribution platforms, such as Steam, to buy new games. Those who own a dedicated console like the PlayStation, Xbox, and the Nintendo Switch may also be given an online subscription so they can buy a digital version of games. These gaming digital cards and subscriptions to PlayStation Network, Xbox Live, and Nintendo eShop are available through Datablitz.
Online shopping credits and e-gift cards
If someone in your family is an avid shopper of sorts, then online shopping credits and e-gift cards are the ideal presents to give them. All they need to do is to activate the e-wallet function of their chosen online shopping account so they can top-up shopping credits. Apart from using it as a payment option for checking out items on their cart, using these wallets grant users exclusive points or credits that they may use to claim rewards or discounts on their purchases. Zalora e-gift cards ranging from PHP 500 to PHP 5,000 can be used to top-up Zalora Wallet Credit. If they are more of a foodie or a frequent commuter, they may purchase Grab gift cards through GrabGift. This varies in denomination from PHP 50 to PHP 200. Meanwhile, ShopeePay has a feature that allows users to transfer funds to another active ShopeePay user. Lazada Gift Cards, on the other hand, can be used as digital discount vouchers upon checkout. Various e-gift cards with different denominations from merchants and retailers can also be purchased from Lazada and Shopee. Sephora also offers customized online gift cards for makeup and beauty products. You may also purchase Amazon digital gift cards if your beau wants something that’s not available in our region through DataBlitz.
Streaming subscription services
If your love language is actually spending quality time, why not buy your loved ones streaming subscription services? Sure, there are Chrome extensions that you can use to listen to or watch digital content online. However, it would be more practical to give streaming subscription services if they are audiophiles or prefer to binge-watch TV series online. Besides, these services offer different plans that fit their needs. You can buy Netflix Prepaid Codes in the Philippines via Codashop. Meanwhile, Spotify offers Duo and Family Plans, which places 2 to 6 Premium accounts in one billing. They may also get Spotify Gift Cards via PayPal, which is applicable for Premium Individual Plans. Meanwhile, Apple Music can be shared by up to 5 more people under the regular Family Plan or the Apple One Family Plan (with Apple TV+, Apple Arcade, and 200GB of iCloud) for PHP 199 and PHP 495 a month. On the other hand, YouTube Premium offers a subscription service with ad-free YouTube and YouTube Music that’s shareable to 5 family members ages 13 and up for PHP 95 a month. It comes with a free one-month trial.
eBooks and Audiobooks
Are they avid readers? Well, they might need new eBooks and Audiobooks to read and listen to. You may buy eBooks and audiobooks through Amazon’s Kindle and Audible since it has a wide library of genres to choose from. You’ll also get your money’s worth since you’ll be ensured that the copy you’ll receive is original. You may also try Google Play Books for Android users, Kobo, and Apple Books for iOS users.
When it really comes to the best gift ever, nothing beats something that’s made from the heart. Personalized gifts are tokens that symbolize how much you really love that person, whether it be a personalized digital art, painting, video, photos, or a song. So, if you have a special talent in content creation, you may maximize and use it well this holiday. Aside from being affordable, these kinds of presents will really give you a special place in the receiver’s heart.
So that sums up our list. These are some e-gift ideas that you can purchase online that ensures a fast, contactless, and safe transaction. If your other suggestions, please do let us know through the comment section down below.