10 Audio Gift Ideas for the Holidays

With the holidays just around the corner, you’ve likely started making your way down your gift list. If you’re still in search of the perfect thing for the sound enthusiast on your list, check out these audio gift ideas for the holidays.

What are some good audio gifts for the holidays?

Sennheiser Headphones

These wired headphones provide lifelike depth and realism, allowing sound waves to expand naturally via open-back earcups. They feature E.A.R. technology that tilts the drivers to the natural angle of the ears, producing a wide sound field and clear bass performance.

Car Speakers

These 6.5” full-range TRIAX speakers make a great gift for the car audio fanatic on your list. Swapping factory speakers with a newer set is an easy, inexpensive way to boost the clarity and volume of a sound system. With 250 watts of Peak Power, this set is sure to be a fan favorite.

Vinyl Record Player

This record player features a high-fidelity sound system and includes a Bluetooth input/output in addition to the traditional turntable. You can wirelessly connect to your Bluetooth speakers or headphones and even stream music from your smartphone or tablet.

Vinyl Record Cleaning Kit

This complete 4-in-1 vinyl cleaning kit from Big Fudge contains all the necessities for cleaning records without scratching them. It includes a velvet record brush, cleaning spray and stylus brush, so you can easily remove dust, dirt and fingerprints.

Wireless Bluetooth Home Speakers

These TruWireless portable Bluetooth speakers are designed for indoor or outdoor use, making them a perfect fit for bookshelves, entertainment areas and more. The TruWireless technology provides an acoustic and rich listening experience without the wires, and the extended battery life ensures up to 12 hours of uninterrupted playtime.

The Complete Guide to High End Audio

This book is a must-have for anyone serious about high-end audio. It features topics like the latest in cutting-edge audio equipment, how to choose the best equipment on a budget, and how to set up a system for maximum performance. Learn about listening-room acoustics, home theater audio, component specs and more.

Car Stereo Media Receiver

A car stereo receiver is another great gift for the music fanatic who spends a lot of time driving. If their current vehicle has an outdated system, their streaming options may be limited. This 9” touchscreen receiver includes wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, so they’ll be able to use their favorite streaming apps while driving without fumbling through their phone. It also includes a backup camera input for added safety on the road.

Songbird Music Streamer

The Audio Songbird from Andover is a compact and affordable device that can plug into any home stereo system. Stream music wirelessly over your home network via connection to WiFi or ethernet cable. Songbird includes access to several streaming platforms like Spotify, Tidal, Amazon, iHeart Radio and more.

Noise-Cancelling Earphones

Give the gift of tuning out the rest of the world with noise-cancelling earphones from Bose. An exclusive high-fidelity acoustic brings music, podcasts, and videos to life, while volume-optimized active EQ keeps the sound crisp and balanced at any level. Simply tap, swipe, or press the side of the earphone to control settings and volume, pause or play. The earphones come with three sizes of StayHear Max ear tips for a secure and comfortable fit and can be used for up to six hours on a single charge.

Portable Bluetooth Speaker

This portable speaker is the perfect gift for the music lover who’s always on the go. With TruWireless technology, it provides an immediate wireless Bluetooth connection with strength for up to 100 feet. Its waterproof design and 15-hour battery life make it a great companion for lake and beach days, study sessions, parties, or the office.