The Hottest Tech Gifts Under $100

Finding the perfect tech gifts aren’t always easy, but you don’t always have to break the bank. In fact, some of the hottest products clock in well under $100, from gaming consoles and VR headsets to drones. Some can even double as stocking stuffers. No matter who you’re shopping for, we’ve gathered some of today’s most worthy (and affordable) buys.

Amazon Echo Dot Credit:

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With the price slashed to a near-absurd $50, Amazon’s goal with their latest offering is obvious — get its virtual voice assistant into as many homes as possible before people have other options. That means that the 2nd generation Dot is designed to sell, sell, sell!

5. Amazon Echo Dot

With the price slashed to a near-absurd $50, Amazon’s goal with their latest offering is obvious — get its virtual voice assistant into as many homes as possible before people have other options. That means that the 2nd generation Dot is designed to sell, sell, sell!

NES Classic Edition Credit:

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More than three decades after its original launch, Nintendo has squeezed 30 of its classic NES games — from Super Mario Bros. and Legends of Zelda to Pac-Man and Tecmo Bowl — into one mini console. The USB-powered system serves them up in a Netflix-style menu that makes it easy for scrolling.

4. NES Classic Edition

More than three decades after its original launch, Nintendo has squeezed 30 of its classic NES games — from Super Mario Bros. and Legends of Zelda to Pac-Man and Tecmo Bowl — into one mini console. The USB-powered system serves them up in a Netflix-style menu that makes it easy for scrolling.

Zeiss ExoLens Credit:

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The Zeiss ExoLens takes smartphone photography to an entirely new level. A must-have for casual or professional photographers, stick the lens onto an iPhone to take professional-grade shots. Its zoom functionality will make it look like you’re in the first row at every event!

3. Zeiss ExoLens

The Zeiss ExoLens takes smartphone photography to an entirely new level. A must-have for casual or professional photographers, stick the lens onto an iPhone to take professional-grade shots. Its zoom functionality will make it look like you’re in the first row at every event!

WeMo Switch smart plug Credit:

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By inserting a WeMo Switch smart plug into any existing outlet, you can turn any dumb, non-connected product — lamps, fans and so on — into something so much smarter.  For example, plug your Christmas lights into the smart plug and turn them on and off through the dedicated app. You’ll never have to crawl on the floor or freeze outside again!

2. WeMo Switch smart plug

By inserting a WeMo Switch smart plug into any existing outlet, you can turn any dumb, non-connected product — lamps, fans and so on — into something so much smarter.  For example, plug your Christmas lights into the smart plug and turn them on and off through the dedicated app. You’ll never have to crawl on the floor or freeze outside again!

Tile Mate keys, wallet and TV remote finder Credit:

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If you know someone prone to losing stuff, give the gift of sanity. Tile’s second-generation Bluetooth tracker snaps to a keychain and communicates with the simple app. When you happen to lose your keys, you can track them down by sound. It’ll also show its last location on a map inside the app. Tiles can also be attached to other slippery items like wallets, luggage, wallets, or TV remotes.

1. Tile Mate keys, wallet and TV remote finder

If you know someone prone to losing stuff, give the gift of sanity. Tile’s second-generation Bluetooth tracker snaps to a keychain and communicates with the simple app. When you happen to lose your keys, you can track them down by sound. It’ll also show its last location on a map inside the app. Tiles can also be attached to other slippery items like wallets, luggage, wallets, or TV remotes.