The Best Gadgets Under $50 at Amazon
Gadgets and gizmos are the gifts that keep on giving. They make your life easier and look good doing it — and it's even better when they're affordable. We scoured Amazon to find the coolest, most innovative tech products on the market that will make your life easier — all under $50.
Treat yourself to the Alexa-enabled Echo Dot smart speaker, which will help you get your home and life in order. Organize your daily tasks and monthly events with the Rocketbook Reusable Everyday Planner, which lets you transfer your written notes to any cloud-based system, like Google Drive. We even included a few kitchen gadgets you never knew you needed, including an electric can opener, an electric spice grinder, and a digital measuring cup. Shop our top picks ahead.
A High-Tech Kitchen Tool: Digital Kitchen Food Scale and Measuring Cup
You'll never misread a measurement again with this handy Digital Kitchen Food Scale and Measuring Cup ($25). It's as precise as it can get.
A Universal Charger: Smartish 3-in-1 Crown Joule
The Smartish 3-in-1 Crown Joule ($20) is a six-foot charging cable that has the iPhone lightning adapter, a USB-C adapter, and a micro USB adapter all in one wire. The cable is wrapped in fabric for flexibility, durability, and fewer tangles. It comes in pink, teal, gray, and beige.
For the Organized: Great Useful Stuff Multi-Device Charging Station
This handy Great Useful Stuff Multi-Device Charging Station ($40) is perfect for neatly charging and storing electronics. It'll help organize your home office.
A Smart Cup Holder: Premium 2-in-1 Car Cup Warmer Cooler Smart Car Cup Holder
This Premium 2-in-1 Car Cup Warmer Cooler Smart Car Cup Holder ($40, originally $44) is a genius invention. It keeps cold drinks cold and hot drinks hot in the car.
For Outdoor Adventures: LuminAID Solar Inflatable Lanterns
If you dabble in the great outdoors, you'll love these LuminAID Solar Inflatable Lanterns ($25, originally $30). They're solar-powered LED lights with multiple brightness settings, and they're also lightweight and inflatable — making them easy to transport and take into water.
A Smart Planner: Rocketbook Reusable Everyday Planner
The Rocketbook Reusable Everyday Planner ($38) is a 48-page reusable smart planner that contains daily, weekly, and monthly planning templates. Your handwritten notes and agendas will be uploaded to your favorite cloud-based service, so you can access them via your laptop, tablet, or smartphone. It even has dedicated templates for specific projects, to-do lists, and more. It comes with the Pilot FriXion Pen and a microfiber cloth.
A Genius Travel Device: Twelve South AirFly Pro
If you fly a lot, you know the struggle of having wireless headphones — and having to pay $2 to watch a movie on the plane's television. That's why this Twelve South AirFly Pro ($50, originally $55) is so brilliant — simply plug the device into the screen, and it syncs to your headphones. Now you'll actually be able to use those AirPods on a plane!
A Bestselling Wireless Charger: Anker Wireless Charger Pad
The Anker Wireless Charger Pad ($11, originally $14) is perfect for bedside tables, desks, or common areas around your home. It's compatible with Qi-certified Apple devices, including AirPods. It comes in black, navy blue, and white.
A 3-in-1 Apple-Device Charging Station: JoyGeek Wireless Charging Station
Perfect for desks and bedside tables, the JoyGeek Wireless Charging Station ($42, originally $60) is great for consolidating your charging area. It's compatible with most Apple iPhones, Apple Watches, and AirPods.
For the Perfect Selfie: LITTIL Selfie One
Love taking selfies? Get the LITTIL Selfie One ($40). It's a rechargable clip-on ring light that works for both the front and back camera on smartphones and other devices. It has three adjustable light modes, including warm and cool light.
For Your Dog: PitPat Dog Activity Monitor and Fitness Tracker
The PitPat Dog Activity Monitor and Fitness Tracker ($39) is a must have for tracking your dog's fitness. With the accompanying app, you can track things like daily exercise, rest, distance, and calories burned. It's lightweight and waterproof.
For Sleep: Restful Bedtime Bulb Low-Blue Light Bulb For Healthy Sleep and Baby
If you have trouble sleeping, invest in the Restful Bedtime Bulb Low-Blue Light Bulb For Healthy Sleep and Baby ($20). These bulbs will prep your eyes and environment for bedtime.