Another year of MacBreak Weekly has been logged (well almost) so, to wrap things up, here’s the “best of” 2017 list based on the Amazon stats. Below are the top 15 picks overall based on clicks through to Amazon.
Even though Kelly Guimont was only on the show a few times this year, her wall charger pick had 2x the number of clicks than the second item on the list. Plus she had a second pick in the top 10. She knows how to pick ’em!
- AUKEY USB Wall Charger, ULTRA COMPACT Dual Port 2.4A Output & Foldable Plug for $8.99 (on Amazon) from Kelly Guimont.
- AUKEY CC-S1 Car Charger, Flush Fit Dual Port 4.8A Output for $9.99 (on Amazon) from Rene Ritchie.
- elago W3 Stand [White] – [Vintage Apple Monitor][Supports Nightstand Mode][Cable Management] – for Apple Watch Series 1 and 2 for $14.99 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
- LightDims for $7.99 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
- Sim Card Tray Pin Eject Removal Tool Needle Opener Ejector 10X Pack By iSYFIX for all iPhone, Apple iPad, HTC, Samsung Galaxy, and Most Smartphone Brands at for $5.95 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
- Uni-ball Kuru Toga Hello Kitty Auto Lead Rotation Mechanical Pencil – 0.5 Mm – Pink Retro for $14.56 on Amazon from Kelly Guimont.
- Gaffers Tape for $13.99 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
- Running Buddy “Buddy Pouch” (6?L x 4?W) Personal Magnetic Storage Pouch at for $19.98 from Tanya Engst.
- Spigen TEKA RA200 Airpods Earhooks Cover for Apple Airpods (2 pairs- Large & Small) for $10.99 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
- Nomad Ultra Rugged 1.5 M Lightning Cable for iPhone and iPad – Pass-Through Charging Technology – Ballistic Nylon and Kevlar Core for $29.95 (on Amazon) from Alex Lindsay.
- iClever Ultra Slim Wireless Keyboard, Tri-folding Premium Aluminum Alloy Bluetooth Keyboard with 3-color Backlight for iOS Windows PC, Tablets, Smartphones at $49.99 for from Leo Laporte.
- Grid-It Organizer for $17.99 (on Amazon – other sizes available as well) from Andy Ihnatko.
- Grid-It Organizer (smaller size) for $8.15 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihantko.
- Belkin Qi Wireless Charging Pad, Compatible with iPhone 8 / 8 Plus and iPhone X for $29.99 (on Amazon) from Rene Ritchie.
- Sabrent USB 3.0 to SSD / 2.5-Inch SATA Hard Drive Adapter [Optimized For SSD, Support UASP SATA III] (EC-SSHD) for $9.99 (on Amazon) from Alex Lindsay.
In the top 15 – here’s the tally by host:
- Andy Ihnatko – 7 picks
- Kelly Guimont – 2 picks
- Rene Ritchie – 2 picks
- Alex Lindsay – 2 picks
- Tanya Engst – 1 pick
- Leo Laporte – 1 pick