Cheap gift ideas from Amazon: 10 top tech for less than $30


If you're still looking to check some gifts off your list, but don't want to spend a fortune, then you've come to the right place.  We've rounded up our favorite tech gadgets that cost under $30 from Amazon. We've listed everything from a Bluetooth meat thermometer to a smart Wi-Fi light bulb to ensure there's a gift for everyone on your list.

While most of these gadgets are new to us, while some aren't, we believe that each product has excellent functionality and value for the price.

One of our favorite gadgets on the list is the all-new Echo Dot. This best-selling smart speaker is currently on sale at Amazon for only $29.99. That's a $20 discount for the voice-controlled smart speaker that can control your smart home devices with a single voice command.

All-new Echo Dot (3rd Gen) $49.99 $29.99 at Amazon
While the all-new Echo Dot normally costs $49.99, you can grab this smart speaker for only $29.99 right now at Amazon. The Echo dot is a smart speaker with Alexa that can play music, check the weather and more with the command of your voice - and all for less than $30.View Deal

Shop the rest of our tech gadget picks under $30 below.

Cheap gifts from Amazon under $30:

SENSO Bluetooth Headphones $27.97 at Amazon
A great pair of headphones under $30, the top-rated Senso earbuds are sweatproof and perfect for working out. The Senso Bluetooth headphones are designed with flexible ear hooks and silicone earbuds to ensure your headphones stay comfortably in place while providing quality sound.View Deal

AUKEY Wi-Fi Smart Plug (2 Pack) $27.99 at Amazon
The Aukey Smart Plug is an inexpensive way to turn any home into a smart one. The Wemo Mini Smart Plug works with both Google Assistant and Alexa and gives any device you plug into it smart capabilities. View Deal

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Fire TV Stick with 1st Gen Alexa Voice Remote $39.99 $24.99 at Amazon
Right now you can get the Fire TV Stick for $15 off. This best-selling HD streaming device uses the Alexa Voice Remote to stream thousands of channels, movies, and apps.View Deal

Tile Mate Key Finder $19.99 $9.99 at Amazon
A great stocking stuffer idea, the Tile Mate is a handy way to help you keep track of important stuff. Attach the gadget to your keychain or anything else you don't want to lose and be able to track the tile from your smartphone.View Deal

Roku Express Streaming Media Player $29.88 at Amazon
A great gift for someone who's new to streaming, the Roku Express delivers a smooth HD streaming experience to your big-screen TV. The streaming media player allows you access to 500,000+  movies and TV episodes, with voice search across 1,000+ top channels.View Deal

TP-Link Kasa Smart WiFi LED Light Bulb $19.80 at Amazon
The TP-LInk Kasa Smart Bulb connects to your home Wi-Fi so you can manage your lights with your smartphone, which includes adjusting brightness and setting schedules. The smart bulb also works with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant for a hands-free experience.View Deal

Elago W3 Apple Watch Stand $9.99 at Amazon
A great gift for someone who owns an Apple Watch, the Elago W3 Stand is a fun way to display your smartwatch when you're not wearing it. The display lines up perfectly to seem as though it is the display of an old Apple monitor and functions as an alarm clock.View Deal

Eufy Genie Smart Speaker $17.99 at Amazon
A great smart speaker for beginners, the Eufy Genie Smart Speaker is only $17.99 at Amazon. The Genie speaker can play music, control your smart home devices, answer questions and more with the Alexa voice assistant.View Deal

Weber iGrill Mini $21.99 at Amazon
A great gadget for someone who likes to cook, the Weber iGrill Mini will send your smartphone alerts when your steak is ready. The Bluetooth meat thermometer will also give you recommended cooking times and temperatures.View Deal