best of the best Amazon.com has just released their “Best of 2007″ lists which include products in different categories that were bestselling, reviewed most positively, products that appeared most often on Wish Lists of Amazon customers, and most popular gift products. While they cover many, many different topics, we’ll just take a look at the technology related “Best of” items for 2007.




Bestselling products on Amazon.com in 2007:

  • Electronics: Canon PowerShot A570IS 7.1MP digital camera
  • Computers: Nokia Internet tablet PC
  • Software: Microsoft Office Home and Student 2007
  • Video Games: Nintendo Wii

Most-Loved Products reviewed positively by Amazon.com customers in 2007:

  • Electronics: Garmin nuvi 350 3.5-inch portable GPS navigator
  • Computers: Apple MacBook notebook PC
  • Software: Apple Mac OS X version 10.5 Leopard
  • Video Games: Nintendo Wii

Most Wished-For Products:

  • Electronics: Apple 4 GB iPod nano (3rd generation)
  • Computers: Asus Eee 4G-Galaxy 7-inch PC mobile Internet device
  • Software: Adobe Photoshop Elements 6
  • Video Games: Nintendo Wii

Most Popular Gift Products:

  • Electronics: Apple 4 GB iPod nano (3rd Generation)
  • Computers: Apple MacBook notebook PC
  • Software: Adobe Photoshop Elements 6
  • Video Games: Super Mario Galaxy

Obviously from this list we can tell what products were in-demand.  Notice that Nintendo Wii was on the list three times, while Apple’s 4GB iPod nano was both a most wished-for product and the most popular gift? Additionally, the Apple MacBook notebook PC was a most-loved product and a most popular gift. After looking at these lists, I think it’s safe to say that both Nintendo and Apple had a huge year!