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Top Picks for 2016

Another year of MacBreak Weekly has been logged (well almost), so to make it an annual thing, here’s the “best of” 2016 list based on the Amazon stats.  We’ll do the same thing as last year, breaking this out into two lists:

  1. Top 12 Based on Units Sold via MBWpicks.com Links
  2. Top 12 Based on ‘Clicks’ from MBWpicks.com to Amazon.

Top 12 Based on Sales:

  1. 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.
  2. ViewTV AT-263 ATSC Digital TV Converter Box and HDMI Cable w/ Recording PVR Function / HDMI Out / Coaxial Out / Composite Out / USB Input (New Model) for $35.99 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  3. Sugru Moldable Glue – Black & White (Pack of 8) for $20.14 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  4. Brunton Keyring Compass for $7 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  5. BL-123 Pair of 1 x 2 x 3 Precision Steel 1-2-3 Blocks for $14.95 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  6. Magnetic 3 LED Flash Light 5 Pound Magnet Telescopic Flexible Neck Pick Up Tool (Extra Batteries Included) for $8.19 (on Amazon) from Alex Lindsay.
  7. Probrother Soshine Mini USB Power 6 LED White Light Lamp 1W 5V Dimmer White Light(5 Pcs) Compatible With USB Device Laptop Power Charger for $9.99 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  8. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing for $10.19 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  9. Samsung T1 Portable 250GB USB 3.0 External SSD (MU-PS250B/AM) for $85 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  10. Aeropress Coffee and Espresso Maker for $29.95 (on Amazon) from Rene Ritchie.
  11. HooToo Wireless Travel Router, USB Port, High Performance, 10400mAh External Battery Pack Travel Charger – TripMate Titan for $60 (on Amazon) from Allison Sheridan.
  12. WestBend Stir Crazy Popcorn Maker for $28.19 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  13. Belkin Road Rockstar with 4 USB Ports for Front and Backseat Charging, 2 Front Seat USB Ports with Shared 2.4 Amp and 1 Backseat Dual-Port Hub with 2.4 Amp / Port for $29 (on Amazon) from Rene Ritchie.

Top 12 Based on Clicks:

  1. Samsung T1 Portable 250GB USB 3.0 External SSD (MU-PS250B/AM) for $85 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  2. Lume Cube Gunmetal Grey for $79 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  3. Magnetic 3 LED Flash Light 5 Pound Magnet Telescopic Flexible Neck Pick Up Tool (Extra Batteries Included) for $8.19 (on Amazon) from Alex Lindsay.
  4. Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker, Alpatronix® [AX410: Heavy-Duty & Rugged] Ultra Portable Wireless 12-Watt Stereo Speaker with Shockproof, Dustproof, Splashproof, Water-Resistant Features includes Bluetooth 4.0, Built-In 3000mAh Rechargeable Battery, Enhanced Super BASS with Subwoofer, Built-In Microphone, Speakerphone & Playback Controls [Compatible w/ iPod, iPad, iPhone, Android Devices, Smartphones, Laptops & Desktop PC / Carabiner Included, Fits Easily in Bicycle Water Bottle Cages] (Black) for $45 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  5. Black Teavana Perfectea Maker: 16oz for $19.99 (on Amazon) from Rene Ritchie.
  6. HyperDrive USB Type-C 5-in-1 Hub with Pass Through Charging (Gold) for 12″ MacBook, Chromebook Pixel & USB-C devices for $50 (on Amazon) from Leo Laporte.
  7. Paint chopsticks containing chopstick case set 18cm Sakura I rabbit ANBG3 for $7.89 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  8. RetiCAM® Smartphone Tripod Mount – Metal Universal Smart Phone Tripod Adapter Standard Size (2.1 to 3.1), Black for $24.99 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  9. Zolt Laptop Charger Plus, Graphite for $99.99 (on Amazon) from Leo Laporte.
  10. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing for $10.19 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.
  11. Lyve Home Photo and Video Manager for Mobile Devices with 2TB Storage for $149 (on Amazon) from Leo Laporte.
  12. Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time for $9.58 (on Amazon) from Andy Ihnatko.

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