Technology has been very fast progressing in the last decade. In fact, there are many gadgets that have been introduced in the past few years that have revolutionized the entire tech industry.
Not only that these gadgets have simplified the life of the entire populace. However, some of these items are also very expensive and way beyond our budget.
Thankfully innovations have led to their cheaper version being created and you can get the slightly less quality items at a relatively less price.
We have compiled a list of few technological items that you can buy in as low as $30 and you can pick any one of these wonderful gadgets for your convenience.
These technological items are at par with the benefits they provide and you can choose one or more that is if your budget permits you.
1. Wyze Cam 1080p HD Indoor Wireless Smart Home Camera
Wyze cam v2 delivers fast, clear, live stream footage direct to your smartphone via the Wyze app (ios and android), day or night. You can receive an alert anytime your Wyze cam v2 detects sound or motion and view up to 14 days of saved alert videos for free – no monthly fees or subscription required. Use the Wyze cam v2’s new motion tagging feature to easily identify motion in both live stream and playback video modes. Plus, you can add an 8gb, 16gb or 32gb MicroSD card (sold separately) to enable continuous recording, schedule custom time-lapse videos, use 2-way audio to talk, and listen through your Wyze cam v2. Use the Wyze app to manage and view multiple cameras, share your cameras with other users, view alert videos, and record and share photos and videos directly from the app. With its small size, magnetic base, and flexible 3-axis design, the Wyze cam v2 can go anywhere you need it.
Home security cameras are cheaper than ever, but if you want a great starter model for under $30, this Alexa-compatible Wyze model is a solid choice.
2. Aduro Solid-Grip Phone Holder for Desk
This stand provides you with flexible, adjustable viewing whether it may be horizontal, vertical, or any angle under the sun. Holds anything from iPhone to Galaxy & Universal Smartphones to GPS, Camera, etc. The clamp can adjust to fit anything up to 3″ inch in thickness.
The Aduro iPhone Holder clips to desks, headboards, exercise equipment, and more to help you keep your eye on the prize.
3. Roku Express Streaming Media Player
Want to start streaming? Then start here. Our best-priced player, Roku express delivers a smooth HD streaming experience on your big-screen tv. Our next generation player is now 5x more powerful. It’s easy to get started, just plug it into your tv with the included high-speed HDMI cable, connect to the internet, and start streaming. Use the remote to search for your favorite shows and discover channels. Enjoy 500, 000 plus movies and tv episodes, including blockbusters, award-winning original series, kids’ shows, live network tv, and more. Tv compatibility HD TVs – up to 1080p (1920 x 1080) with up-scaling from 720p.
Roku and Amazon have a boatload of video streamers available in the under-$50 price range. But if $30 is your cutoff, this entry-level Roku is your go-to choice. It delivers pretty much every video service you can think of, from Netflix to Hulu to countless more obscure apps, as well as the free-with-ads Roku Channel, too. You’ll be hard-pressed to find more entertainment for your TV at this price.
4. Elago Keyring Headphone Splitter For iPhone
Simple, yet efficient design taken from and applied in real life.Design inspired by utilizing the extra space on your keychain. Listen through one of the two terminals using earphones (3.5mm) and share the other with a friend.
If you tend to lose your accessories, the Elago Keyring Headphone Splitter attaches to your keys, so it’s always there when you need it.
5. Wemo Mini Smart Plug Google Assistant & Apple HomeKit
Featuring a sleek new form-factor that allows you to stack two Mini Smart Plugs in the same outlet, the WeMo Mini gives you control of your lights and small appliances whenever you want, wherever you choose, with tons of options for scheduling and automation. Paired with Amazon Alexa, you can control your lamps and appliances with just the power of your voice. When WeMo works with Nest Thermostat, you can set your lights to turn off automatically when you leave the house.
There are plenty of cheap smart plugs out there, but the Belkin WeMo Mini is one of the few at this price that delivers the hat trick: compatibility with Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple’s Siri (HomeKit). In other words, this plug will smarten up any lamp in your home, regardless of which digital assistant you’re using.
6. Spigen S350 Designed for Apple Watch Stand
Spigen’s s350 apple watch stand is made entirely of scratch-free tpu for minimal aesthetics packed with smart functionality. It features a bottom lip that cradles your watch on its side for stability that prevents your watch from swaying side to side. An exact charger cutout offers form-fitting precision that keeps things simple and easy to use.
Help someone turn their Apple Watch into a nightstand by getting them the Spigen Apple Watch Stand.
7. Sony Xb01 Bluetooth Compact Portable Speaker Blue
Play your music with a fun-sized speaker that fits in your hand. The all-new super-compact Xb01 wireless speaker stows easily for great extra bass sound on-the-go. A splash-proof design keeps the music going for up to 6 hours on a single charge.
If you don’t want a smart speaker listening in on your conversations — or just want a rechargeable speaker that travels with you — the Sony SRS-XB01 is a great choice. It sounds great for its size, it’s splashproof and you can choose from four different colors.
8. View-Master Deluxe VR Viewer
Immerse yourself in a virtual world and bring experience to life! The view-master deluxe VR viewer has advanced features to enhance your virtual reality experience. Get an expanded field of view with a wider lens and bring images into focus without glasses using the focus wheel. Hear more intensely with a headphone connector to plug in your headphones (not included). Hold and use more comfortably with improved ergonomics. Now, get ready for an immersive VR experience with view-master deluxe VR viewer! Explore virtual reality with this innovative platform. Simply download one of the free view-master apps to your compatible smartphone (not included). Then slide your smartphone into the viewer and place the preview reel in front of you to unlock augmented reality (ar) features and sample content for view-master apps such as space, destinations, discovery: underwater, national geographic: wildlife and into the labyrinth.
The Mattel View-Master Virtual Reality Viewer is an inexpensive and innovative way to take your kids on an immersive journey through space, famous landmarks, or the great outdoors, without leaving your home.
9. Anker Powercore Fusion Portable Charger 5000mah
PowerCore Fusion perfectly combines the reliability of a wall charger and the convenience of a portable charger. It takes the best of both charging worlds to create Anker’s most versatile charger ever.
PowerCore Fusion charges itself and other devices from any AC outlet. It first charges your device then recharges itself (in 2.5 hours)—ready to be taken on-the-go. Away from the wall, it’ll recharge an iPhone 7 twice and other smartphones at least once.
This handy Anker 5,000-mah battery pack is about the size of a MacBook power supply, and it can charge two USB-powered devices simultaneously. Best of all, it doubles as a wall charger, and the ac prongs fold up for easy travel. It’s now available in white and lipstick red for $30, too.
10. Nintendo Switch Horipad Wired Controller
Officially licensed by Nintendo. After three decades of innovation as Nintendo’s original peripheral licensee, HORI’s done it again with the HORIPAD for Nintendo Switch. This sturdy, high-performance controller boasts an array of features including fast-action trigger shoulder buttons, a detachable D-pad adapter, high-precision offset analog sticks, turbo settings and more. Wired functionality provides lightning fast responses and tournament ready performance, while an ergonomic grip and a lightweight profile ensure continued comfort.
If you know someone with a Nintendo Switch, a new gaming controller will always be welcome. Thankfully, you don’t have to spend too much; the Hori Horipad gives you everything they need.