Amazon is great for your essentials but it’s also a treasure trove for products you never thought you needed. Finding them, however, can be like finding a needle in a haystack. The best products can change your life not necessarily in a winning-the-lottery way but in a way that makes you wonder how you ever managed without them.
New tech products are constantly coming onto the market with exciting new features, so we’ve looked at what’s out there and put together a list of everything that caught our eye. These gadgets and tech products are built to help you streamline your daily routine and make it more efficient, and we’re not just talking smart plugs.
We’ve found a great kitchen assistant that you can cook along with, a Smart Watch that will last up to two weeks and a radiant bathroom mirror that we still can’t get over. We love the dog spy camera that will toss your dog treats and a portable sanitizer that is perfect for blasting germs.
Here are our top tech gadgets on Amazon for taking care of small daily tasks and making your life much easier.
This Bathroom Mirror Will Make Sure You Get a Close Shave
You won’t have to worry about your mirror steaming up and slowing down your routine with this LED mirror as it comes with anti-fog tech. You can select warm or daylight modes to make sure you can always see what you’re doing and never run the risk of cutting yourself while shaving again. A lot of reviewers decided to hardwire it in and left it five stars. One shared: ‘Works as advertised! Get a recessed receptacle for easy flush mount or hard wire it. Needs no switch, and touch screen with a night light glow! Everyone loves it!’
This Bluetooth Kit Will Instantly Update Your Car Stereo
If you have an older model car, it might not have Bluetooth capabilities. But that doesn’t matter with this Bluetooth car kit. You’ll be able to answer and receive calls with your smartphone and stream the music you want to play with no fuss. All you need is a 3.5mm audio input and you’re good to go.
Breathe Fresher Air With This Quiet but Powerful Purifier
Getting an air purifier dramatically improves the air quality you breathe. Whether you struggle with allergies, pet odors or dust — an air purifier helps by filtering it all out, leaving you with fresh air. If you suffer from symptoms like a stuffy nose or sneezing, this could help. You can leave it on overnight in your bedroom, and you will barely hear it as there’s a ‘sleep mode,’ which makes it just a little louder than rustling leaves. This size is also excellent for a bedroom or living room.
This Kitchen Scale Has Got Meal Prep Covered
This kitchen scale has taken weighing and measuring to new heights. When you want to weigh ingredients you can get nutritional facts like calories, fat, minerals, and vitamins. It uses the Nutrionix database, which has over 1 million food items, and you can pair it with Apple Health and Fitbit too. It’s great for meal prep and recipe building.
This Self-Cleaning Water Bottle Kills 99.9% of Bacteria
Staying hydrated with clean water has never been easier with this self-cleaning water bottle. UV-C LED technology will kill 99.9% of bacteria and viruses; you can be confident in your water. The light will automatically come on every two hours, so you don’t have to do a thing, and it will keep your cold drinks chilled for up to 24 hours. It comes with a USB port for charging and while the bottle is dishwasher safe, the cap isn’t so make sure to remove it before cleaning.
This Wireless Charging Tray Will Never Leave Devices Without Power
Do you dream of a place where you can place all of your electronics and they’ll charge by themselves without having endless wires? Look no further than this wireless charging tray. It can charge up to three devices simultaneously and comes with USB-C and USB-A charging ports. What’s best is the leather design, which will look right at home on an accent table or bedside cabinet.
Don’t Wake Up Feeling Sleep With This Sunrise Alarm Clock
This Sunrise Alarm Clock will help you wake up much more quickly. It gradually increases the light in the room for up to an hour before the alarm goes off, making it much more pleasant to wake up. If you fancy, you can also personalize your sleeping routine with different sounds like rainfall, wind, and even lullabies. The wake-up light doesn’t have to be yellow either, you can select your favorite from white, red, yellow, green, blue, indigo and purple depending on your aesthetic.
You Won’t Have to Worry About Cold Tiles With This Heated Bathroom Pad
Underfloor heating is quite a luxury, but stepping out onto cold tiles is miserable. Now, this heated bathroom pad saves you from that discomfort. It comes with a timer to shut the mat off, and because it’s heated you never have to worry about damp bath mats again. Reviewers have raved about it, as it scored 4.2 stars, with some even buying it for under their desks.
You Need This Incredibly Useful Toothpaste Dispenser
Get your bathroom organized with this toothpaste dispenser and toothbrush holder. It’s easy to install, and you get extra countertop space, leaving your bathroom less cluttered. The dispenser may feel quite extravagant, but when you consider that it reduces your waste and gets the most out of your toothpaste while reducing any mess, it’s a no-brainer.
Stop Wasting Time Looking For Your Stuff With Apple Air Tags
You spend a lot of money on your kit, so keep an extra eye on it with these Apple Air Tags. Instead of wasting time searching for your keys, phone or wallet, you can track down your belongings quickly to get on with your day. It’s easy to set up, so even if you’re not tech-savvy, it’s quick. You can even put one on your remote control if you’re fed up looking for it while it’s in your hand.
Check In When You’re Not Home With This Treat-Tossing Camera
Want to check in on your fur baby when you’re not home? This dog camera is easy to install and lets you even chat with your four-legged pal and keep them company when you can’t be there, as it has a built-in microphone and speaker. One feature we love about this pet camera is that there’s also a treat dispenser function so you can toss a treat when you fancy it via its app.
This Laser Projection Keyboard for Work On the Move
This Laser Projection Keyboard changes everything with its QWERTY keyboard layout. It even has a mouse function. It’s also compatible with most computers, smart TVs, and tablets, so it’s a bit of a game-changer. When you’re on the move and only have your phone to hand, it can be hard to respond to lengthy emails. Reviewers have said that they found lighting had to be quite dim when using it so they could see what they were doing.
The Mug Warmer Won’t Let Your Drinks Get Cold
You can now keep your hot drinks at the temperature of your choosing every time with this mug warmer. Instead of letting your drinks go cold, plug in this, and you’re good to go. There are six cool colors to choose from, depending on your liking. One happy customer wrote: ‘If you survive off of coffee, but it gets too cold too quickly, this will be your saving grace!.’
Operate Your Garage Door on Your Smart Phone With This Controller
You won’t have to worry about forgetting your fob with this smart garage door controller. All you have to do is set it up on your smartphone. You can check who is coming or going from your home and allow deliveries to be made. If you want to, you can watch live from the cameras and talk to people from your phone making life much easier.
This Electric Lunchbox Is So Clever
If you want to enjoy home-cooked meals on the go without waiting in long lines for the microwave at work, the Crockpot Lunch Crock Food is a lot of fun. It’s designed to hold a meal for one and has a tight outer lid to stop leaks and spills, so it’s good to keep soup! In essence, it’s an electric lunch box that will warm up your food when you need it.
This Coffee Maker Prepares Your Morning Joe
Get smart with your coffee and have something to wake up to. This coffee maker works seamlessly with Alexa. It also allows you to create routines to make your cup of Joe at your favorite time of day. Not only is it smart with a simple setup, but reviewers love the front-fill functionality. One reviewer said, ‘This does not take up much of your space yet still delivers a perfect 12-cup pot of coffee!’.
No More Scooping With This Self-Cleaning Litter Box
There’s no scooping or refilling the cat’s litter box for weeks. This self-cleaning litter box will make everything more manageable when it comes to cleaning up after your fur baby. The crystal litter also helps things smell fresh, and you’ll be pleased to know that they’re also 99% dust-free, so your kitty won’t tread muck around the house. One cat owner said: ‘With this litter box, I can easily spend as far as three nights away without worrying about the mess they made.’
This Humidifier Puts a Dry Cough at Bay During the Night
If you struggle with dry air, a humidifier is a perfect remedy. This humidifier achieved 4.4 stars, with reviewers claiming they sleep better and have eliminated their cough at night with help from this gadget. It uses ultrasonic technology to emit moisture into the atmosphere and balance the humidity level in the room, which can help relieve dry skin, congestion, dry throats, and coughs. ‘I bought this humidifier to help with my coughing and dry throat. I’ve used it for three nights and have slept so much better.’ one user said.
This Echo Show Is Like a Kitchen Assistant
What doesn’t the Echo Show 15 do? It’s an elegant photo frame showing your memories when you want them; it’s also equipped with a 15.6-inch HD touchscreen that lets you watch your favorite TV shows and movies. It can be your guard dog, too, as it has a front-facing camera so you can keep an eye on what’s going on in your home. If you want to listen to music, you can. If you’re going to cook with Alexa, you can. You can also get Alexa to give you meal ideas when you lack inspiration. It will be your favorite kitchen companion.
The Apple Pencil 2 Is Worth Every Penny
The Apple Pencil 2 promises pixel-perfect precision. The new model connects via Bluetooth, so there are no more wires. Artists are incredibly impressed with the pencil and the detail you’re able to create. It magnetically attaches and pairs to your device and lets you change tools with a simple double tap, which reviewers say saves them loads of time. One five-star reviewer wrote: ‘For digital art, no other pencil comes close to Apple Pencil 2.’
This Thermometer Changes the Way You BBQ
This smart meat thermometer takes the worry out of cooking. There are no wires and no fuss. You can monitor what’s cooking through a Bluetooth connection so that you’re able to cook cracking meals every time. It’s so clever that it can even give you an estimated time for your food to be ready. While it’s high-tech, all you have to do is pop in the dishwasher and clean up super quickly.
Upgrade Your Blinds to Mechanical With This Attachment
Save yourself a fortune and use this motorized attachment on your blinds that you want to open remotely. Rather than refitting new ones, you can make do with the blinds you already have but optimize their functionality and get them to open when you want with the SwitchBot Blind Tilt. It’s even voice-control compatible so that you can ask nicely.
This Trash Can Manages Stinky Kitchen Smells
Do you hate smelly garbage bins? This smart trash could be the key. It’s touchless, so you don’t have to get your hands dirty, and it comes fitted with an odor-absorbing filter to get rid of those nasty smells. People love it because the sensor holds the lid open longer than most and won’t shut on your hands.
Keep Floors Clean With This Robot Vacuum
Allow yourself to come home to a clean house by setting a schedule for your robot vacuum. Put your feet up while the vacuum sets to work. You can even track where your robot has cleaned on the app, ensuring it’s more targeted rather than random areas. Unlike other models, the Eufy can work on all surfaces too.
Get a Good Night’s Sleep With This White Noise Machine
White noise machines aren’t just for babies. This convenient nightstand accessory will help you sleep soundly too. There are 24 sounds to pick from including different types of fans, white noise, ocean waves, thunder, crickets, and even a clock ticking. So you’ve got a large library to pick whatever works for you. It’s lightweight and small enough to be able to travel with ease. ‘Using it for one night, I slept more soundly, and even he did (my husband)!’ one reviewer shared, leaving it five stars.
Take Alexa Everywhere You Go With These Echo Buds
Take Alexa with you with these True wireless Echo Buds. You can ask Alexa anything where you can get service. They have a decent noise cancellation function and an audio personalization setting that allows you to customize how you like to listen for maximum enjoyment. These earbuds are also fast-charging, giving you up to five hours of tunes from one charge.
This Phone Magnifier Saves You From Straining Your Eyes
Using your phone as a TV screen can strain your eyes, but this phone magnifier gives you a larger screen. It’s slim, so you can pop it in your bag and take it with you. It’s great for travel. One reviewer said: ‘Bought as a gift…Was told it worked very well, a lot better than some similar products used in the past.’
This Blackout Eye Mask Can Also Play Audio via Bluetooth
Do you need to sleep in total darkness? This washable mask is a great travel companion, helping you get the much-needed shut-eye. This eye mask comes equipped with headphones to listen to your music or favorite audio to help you sleep. It’s great for side sleepers! You can even use it for meditation.
Get WiFi Wherever You Are (Minus the Expensive Roaming Charges)
If you like to travel but don’t like getting stung by roaming charges, this portable WiFi Hotspot is excellent. It gives you six hours on one charge, meaning you’ll never have to be without the internet, even if you’re stuck in the middle of nowhere. This Huawei E5576-320 Unlocked Mobile WiFi Hotspot is designed for use in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and Africa and doesn’t include your service plan.
Turn Up The Heat With This Smart Thermostat
Get a handle on your energy consumption and be in control of your bills with the Amazon Smart Thermostat. It’s one of the most reasonable models on the market. It is smart enough to detect if you’re home, asleep, or away to adjust the temperature to your preferred setting. It’s worth noting that you have to connect to the Echo if you want to use voice control.
This Clever Scale Does More Than Measure Your Weight
If you want your bathroom scales to tell you more than just how much you weigh, this one does the lot. When you’re getting smaller but the scales aren’t reflecting that the Etekcity Smart WiFi Body Fat Scale will be able to show your gains in muscle, so you know what is happening with your body at all times. It also can check metabolic age, water weight and more. It will know all of your secrets! You can pair it with your favorite fitness app to make updating a breeze.
No Need For Keys With This Smart Lock
Streamline your life by ditching your house keys. It’s one less thing to worry about. Installing this smart keyless lock will make your checklist lighter as you can walk out of your home confident that it’s secure. It comes with a built-in tamper system and bank-level encryption for added security to ensure you feel as safe as ever. You can use a smartphone to gain entry or pair it with a pin code or key card. Whatever might work best for you.
Get as Clean as You Can With This Bidet Attachment
Get yourself super-clean with this bidet attachment. Bidets are becoming more popular because why wouldn’t you want to be as clean as possible? The LUXE Bidet NEO 120 Bidet Attachment has scored 4.6 stars out of over 81,000 reviews, and those who bought it are extremely happy with it. It’s quick and easy to install and the water pressure is adjusted with the turn of a knob. One user shared: ‘This thing is very cheap relative to other bidets but works very well.’
This Smart Watch Lasts Up To 14 Days Without Charging
Recharging your smartwatch sucks, especially if you’ve only had it on for a day. If you want to track your sleep, but you’ve got to charge it, it’s infuriating. If it runs out of charge in the middle of a workout, it’s double-infuriating. This Smartwatch is designed to last up to 14 days. Yes, you read that right – 14 days. It has over 60 sports modes to track your fitness, GPS tracking, and the ability to get your blood oxygen levels.
Be More Accurate Than Ever With This Tape Measure
Get accurate measurements with this digital tape measure. Suitable for all projects, whether it’s fitting picture frames or more heavy-duty home improvement tasks, this weather-proof device will make life easier. It’s easy to read, and you can save the measurements with a simple tap.
Grow Your Own Herb Garden With Minimal Effort
Grow your herbs at home more efficiently with this self-watering smart garden. It comes with energy-controlled LED lights ensuring that your veggies, fruit or herbs get enough light no matter what time of year. Once you fill the water chamber, there’s enough to keep them going for a month, so there’s little maintenance.
Blast Germs Anywhere With This Wand
If you’re conscious about germs, this portable sanitizer will be a handy tool to keep close. It uses UV technology to blast bacteria and viruses and needs to be held over an area for up to 10 seconds before it is free of germs. It’s great for kitchen surfaces, dropped toys, planes, hotels, and more. One five-star reviewer shared: ‘This is a great portable UV Light Sanitizer, all you have to do is turn it on, and all germs are GONE!’.