The expert gaming analysts have predicted that by the end of 2024, every fourth person on the planet will be a mobile gamer. And why not? Mobile Gaming has been on the rise in the last few years. The number of mobile gamers has surpassed the number of Console and PC gamers combined, and the growth shows no signs of stopping anytime soon.
We are pretty sure that you yourself are an avid gamer, or at least you know someone in your friend circle who is. Mobile Gamers are a different breed altogether; they want to experience gaming on the go. From Candy Crush to Call of Duty Mobile, from Among US to Real Racing, there is a perfect mobile game for everyone.
However, there is no doubt that Mobile Gaming, when compared to PC Gaming, lacks hardware and comfort. Sometimes your battery will run out, or your hands will start to pain, or you just don’t like the touch response. All these problems ruin the Mobile Gaming Experience. And this is why today we want to share our list of Top 5 Best Christmas Gifts for Mobile Gamers.
List of Top 5 Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Mobile Gamers:
1. In-Ear Headphones
Unlike the traditional PC gamers who prefer big colorful, expensive gaming headphones, Mobile gamers tend to prefer In-Ear headphones so that they can use them anywhere, anytime, and easily carry them from one place to another.
And what could be a better Gaming Earbuds than the Razer Hammerhead? It is made for the sole purpose of mobile gaming. It is water-resistant and claims a 60ms Low-Latency. The earbuds come with silicone tips for comfort and added grips. Last but not least, it is touch-enabled and Voice Assistant compatible and can smoothly run for 4 hours at a time and could be charged 2-3 in using its case.
2. Power Banks
Gaming is a natural enemy of battery power, especially for those who love hardcore and competitive games. Thus what could be better for a mobile game other than a compact power bank that could provide enough power for an uninterrupted gaming experience.
We recommend ANKER POWERCORE 10000 as it is the #1 Best Seller on Amazon for a reason. It provides 10,000mAh battery powers and comes at a reasonable price. There are both Type C and Micro USB variants available for the same Power Bank, so make sure to pick the right one.
3. Mobile Gaming Controllers
This depends on personal preference; for example, We have played mobile games for as long as we can remember; thus, We am perfectly happy with the touch screen controls, no matter whether We are playing Among us or Call of Duty Mobile. But at the same time, We do know many people who are just not happy with mobile touch response. Some are not comfortable in holding the heavy device with their fingers; some don’t like the buttons; others are not able to use multiple fingers at the same time.
Mobile Gaming Controller allows you to use multiple fingers simultaneously so that you can easily dominate your opponent in any game and at the same time provides you a comfortable position to hold your device. Some controllers also work as power banks so that you never run out of battery while gaming. Last but not least, you don’t have to worry about sweaty hands while playing.
Some of the Best Mobile Gaming Controllers you can get are:
i) Razer Kishi Mobile Game Controller (Android)
Razer Kishi is no doubt the best mobile gaming controller you can purchase for your android device at the moment. The controller fits almost every device and is very compact and lightweight. You can actually carry it anywhere with you. It does not require charging as it is connected to the device itself via a USB-C port. However, do keep in mind it cannot be used wirelessly.
ii) SteelSeries Stratus Duo (Android)
If you are looking for the best wireless android gaming controller, then your search comes to an end here. SteelSeries Stratus Duo is the best option you have; it can be used for both PC and Android. Other than this, the controller is very comfortable, and you can easily connect it to your android device via Bluetooth. However, do keep in mind that if you need a phone holder with the controller, you will have to pay extra for it.
iii) Rotor Riot (iOS)
Rotor Riot is the best iOS mobile gaming controller. It is a Wired controller that provides you a latency-free gaming experience. If you love playing action shooting games such as PUBG, Fortnite, or COD Mobile, you will love it. The only disadvantage is that it does not support iPad.
4. Gift Cards
Mobile games are mostly free-to-download. However, some fantastic games are sitting behind the paywall. You can gift your friend or get yourself iTunes or Google Play Gift Cards to easily reach out to such games.
Not only this, but a gift card will also help you get extra cosmetic items in your favorite free-to-play game or remove ads. Furthermore, you can also use the gift card to purchase in-game currency in your favorite mobile game to bypass all your friend in that game easily.
5. Gaming Phone
What could be the best gift for mobile gamers other than a Top-notch mobile gaming device itself? In the last couple of years, many mobile manufacturers have started focusing on the gaming aspect. The market currently has a lot of mobile gaming devices to offer. However, according to us, the below mentioned two devices are the best you can get.
It’s probably the best mobile gaming device available in the market. Asus ROG Phone 3 is created only for hardcore gamers. It’s a 5G ready device with 3.1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus; it comes with 16GB RAM and offers a 6000mAh, which means you can not only run your games at max FPS in full HD quality but also play until you yourself are tired.
Asus ROG Phone 3 has also been priced aggressively, and there is no doubt that it will be the best Christmas gift for any mobile gamers.
ii) OnePlus 8 Pro
If you are looking for a smartphone that you can use in your day-to-day life and for a top-notch gaming experience, then look no further – because the OnePlus 8 Pro is the answer for you.
OnePlus 8 Pro is another future-ready mobile that is 5G ready and offers you 12 GB RAM with Snapdragon 865 and a 120Hz peak refresh rate so that you can easily run even the latest launched hardcore games. Alongside gaming, it is perfect for your daily use with a 6.78-inch display and 48 MP Quad Camera. It also comes with a 4510 mAh Battery life, which will easily last you an entire day with moderate mobile gaming.
iii) Nubia RedMagic 5G
No doubt, Red Magic 5G, which stands at almost half the price of Asus ROG Phone 3 and OnePlus 8 Pro, offers the best value for money in the mobile gaming device segment. If your budget is a little tight, it would be an excellent option. The device is fitted with Snapdragon 865 and comes with 8GB RAM. The screen size is perfect at 6.65 inches and offers a 144Hz peak refresh rate, just like the OnePlus 8 Pro.
So that was our list of Top 5 Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Mobile Gamers; which of the above-mentioned are you getting for your loved ones as a Santa? Do let us know in the comments section below.