While we have curated a list of premium gift ideas for him earlier, here’s an alternate compilation of affordable yet cool gifts to surprise your loved one.
Sometimes guys like specific things so recommendations by your girlfriends might not be always right, read on to get some gift ideas and inspirations!
Of course, you need to at least know what your boyfriend or husband already has, and what are his interests or hobbies, such as which football club he supports.
A useful tip especially on gadgets, you can explore getting the older versions or generations especially if you need to work within a certain budget.
In this article, we are compiling a list of interesting gift ideas ranging from RM100 to RM600 – spend wisely and best to buy something he would use.
Without further ado, here are the affordable yet cool gift ideas ranked from the most to the least expensive.
Huawei Smart Watch
Among the smartwatches in the market, the Huawei Watch GT series is practical with its battery which lasts for around 2 weeks. There are newer models in the market but GT 2 is value for money!
Gift Idea: Huawei Watch GT 2 (RM599)
The Swedish brand Thule carries pretty solid backpacks be it for outdoor or for work, with their compartments cleverly designed. You can try and find older Crossover versions which is a gem!
Gift Idea: Thule Subterra Backpack (RM579)
DJI Osmo Mobile
This is a smart gift as you can get him to film you with a nice gimbal with great tracking features. Similar to the recommendations above, check out the older model which is a value buy!
Gift Idea: DJI OM 4 (RM459)
Guys don’t usually stuff many things in their wallets plus everything is e-wallet now so a slim wallet makes sense! Besides being known for their slim design, Bellroy wallets offer RFID protection too.
Gift Idea: Bellroy Hide & Seek Wallet (RM429)
Giorgio Armani Fragrance
Besides your boyfriend or husband himself, you should also decide which fragrance is best for both of you. The Acqua Di Gio is one of the all-time classics with its light and fresh fragrance.
Gift Idea: Giorgio Armani Acqua Di Gio For Men 100ml (RM372)
Guys are likely to have a sports team they support, be it football or basketball. You have to know which team he supports, and you can’t go wrong with an official merchandise to surprise him!
Gift Idea: Manchester United 1994 Home Jersey (RM299)
Arcade Game Console
If your other half is into gaming – especially retro games, you can consider getting a refurbished Nintendo DS Lite, or an arcade video game console with hundreds of pre-built retro games.
Gift Idea: Arcade Game Console (RM288)
Braun Mobile Shaver
Since he is likely to have an electric shaver at home to use on daily basis, how about getting him a lightweight, mobile shaver to use on travel. Recommended going for those battery-powered ones.
Gift Idea: Braun M90 Mobile Shaver (RM189)
Tribit Bluetooth Speaker
There is quite a couple of good and cheaper speaker options besides the usual JBLs. Along with Anker, Tribit bluetooth speakers offer great sound quality at a very affordable price.
Gift Idea: Tribit Xsound Go Speaker (RM145)
Xiaomi Wireless Car Charger
This is a perfect gift for your boyfriend or husband especially if he drives and travels a lot. The Xiaomi wireless car charger looks cool and practical as it can be operated with a single hand.
Gift Idea: Xiaomi Mi 20W Wireless Car Charger (From RM139)
Note: All product prices in this article updated in June 2022, subject to changes by the brand or retailer.