Best smart gadgets for your home upgrade under $99

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There is no need to wait for too long because Amazon has something amazing to offer for families who have budget constraints but still want to enjoy the smart and advance gadgets at home. Buy these 17 smart gadgets under $100 which are usable in routine at home and save your utility bill and enjoy the reliability,

Want to live the smart home life without spending a fortune? <a href="https://www.reviewed.com">Reviewed</a> has rounded up 17 amazing options that all cost less than $100 to start transforming your home and life.<br />
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Want to live a smart home life without spending a fortune? Reviewed has rounded up 17 amazing options that all cost less than $100 to start transforming your home and life.

—Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent of USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.

AWAIR / LUTRON
The Echo Dot is the best Alexa device to buy whether you&rsquo;re on a budget, you're not sure if a smart speaker is right for you, or if you want Alexa in more rooms of your home. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07PDHSLM6/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=c2e676e31453176998fea2806a95d378&amp;language=en_US">$49.99 on Amazon</a>)

The Echo Dot is the best Alexa device to buy whether you’re on a budget, you’re not sure if a smart speaker is right for you, or if you want Alexa in more rooms of your home. ($49.99 on Amazon)
REVIEWED / BETSEY GOLDWASSER
Want the features of a smart outlet without making a huge investment? The Eufy smart Plug Mini is our favorite affordable option. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/eufy-Assistant-Schedules-Countdown-Monitoring/dp/B07177XC24/ref=as_li_ss_tl?psc=1&amp;SubscriptionId=AKIAJIYMMIJN7RU7KVJQ&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=91975d45ac428622511c13c8efeac2ee&amp;language=en_US">$22.99 on Amazon</a>)

Want the features of a smart outlet without making a huge investment? The Eufy Smart Plug Mini is our favorite affordable option. ($22.99 on Amazon)
REVIEWED / BEN KEOUGH
Want to keep an eye on your home, even when you&rsquo;re not there? A video doorbell allows you to do just that, and the original Ring doorbell is a great option if you don&rsquo;t want to spend too much. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/Ring-Wi-Fi-Enabled-Doorbell-Nickel/dp/B00N2ZDXW2/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=bdb1ff1e4536618154ebe9e42fb22935&amp;language=en_US">$99.99 on Amazon</a>)

Want to keep an eye on your home, even when you’re not there? A video doorbell allows you to do just that, and the original Ring doorbell is a great option if you don’t want to spend too much. ($99.99 on Amazon)
RING
An indoor camera is a great way to keep an eye on pets or catch whoever&rsquo;s been sleep eating leftovers, and the Yi Dome Cam is our favorite affordable indoor smart camera. You can view the feed from your phone no matter where you are, and the tilt, pan, and zoom features give you even more viewing power. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/YI-Wireless-Security-Surveillance-Auto-Cruise/dp/B01CW4BG4K/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=ffd2fbb7f72bccd66ea07df7a5edc8c5&amp;language=en_US">$29.99 on Amazon</a>)

An indoor camera is a great way to keep an eye on pets or catch whoever’s been sleep-eating leftovers, and the Yi Dome Cam is our favorite affordable indoor smart camera. You can view the feed from your phone no matter where you are, and the tilt, pan, and zoom features give you, even more, viewing power. ($29.99 on Amazon)
REVIEWED / BEN KEOUGH
Installing smart switches in your home means you no longer have to get up to adjust the lights, and this one from Lutron is one of our absolute favorites, especially at such an affordable price. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/Lutron-Wireless-Lighting-P-BDG-PKG1W-Assistant/dp/B00MXCRAX8/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=rvwfeature-20&amp;linkId=5233e2d2aefbdda447c1900959bbc724&amp;language=en_US">$71.48 on Amazon</a>)

Installing smart switches in your home means you no longer have to get up to adjust the lights, and this one from Lutron is one of our absolute favorites, especially at such an affordable price. ($71.48 on Amazon)
LUTRON
Want to keep an eye on the air quality of your home? Whether you&rsquo;re worried about allergens or just like to keep an eye on temperature and humidity levels, the Awair Glow lets you monitor things from your phone and it can even control other smart devices like fans and air conditioners to maintain your preferred environment. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/Awair-Glow-Breathe-Quality-Monitor/dp/B06ZXY8ZQZ/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=3b185a4e118799bb4a7a113fccf67d2b&amp;language=en_US">$99 on Amazon</a>)

Want to keep an eye on the air quality of your home? Whether you’re worried about allergens or just like to keep an eye on temperature and humidity levels, the Awair Glow lets you monitor things from your phone and it can even control other smart devices like fans and air conditioners to maintain your preferred environment. ($99 on Amazon)
AWAIR
If you&rsquo;re constantly misplacing your keys, wallet, phone, or other essentials, a Tile tracker might be perfect for you. You can use your phone to find your tracker, and the tracker can also find your phone! Just don&rsquo;t lose both at once and you&rsquo;re golden. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07GLY3HCS/ref=as_li_ss_tl?aaxitk=ZViz.PsYKkuRppnmoh3ZDA&amp;pd_rd_i=B07GLY3HCS&amp;pf_rd_p=9420597b-7dad-4cbd-a28d-7d676ac67378&amp;hsa_cr_id=7432941330901&amp;sb-ci-n=productDescription&amp;sb-ci-v=Tile%20Mate%20with%20Replaceable%20Battery%20-%201%20pack&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=afc55c805eca455ed327e40aab853b83&amp;language=en_US">$23.63 on Amazon</a>)

If you’re constantly misplacing your keys, wallet, phone, or other essentials, a Tile tracker might be perfect for you. You can use your phone to find your tracker, and the tracker can also find your phone! Just don’t lose both at once and you’re golden. ($23.63 on Amazon)
TILE
Smart bulbs can transform your home, especially in the bedroom where you won&rsquo;t have to get up to shut off the lights when it&rsquo;s time to sleep. TP-Link makes a great smart bulb that you can use out the box, no hubs or other hardware required. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01HXM8XHO/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=02b5d5049c645d48e533edee4ea9bdcc&amp;language=en_US">$22.95 on Amazon</a>)

Smart bulbs can transform your home, especially in the bedroom where you won’t have to get up to shut off the lights when it’s time to sleep. TP-Link makes a great smart bulb that you can use out the box, no hubs or other hardware required. ($22.95 on Amazon)
TP-LINK
The Roku Ultra lets you watch all your favorite shows on Netflix and Hulu and other platforms in 4K, and it was crowned our best streaming device of the year thanks to its user-friendly interface and other awesome features. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/Roku-Ultra-Streaming-Enhanced-Headphone/dp/B075XMZMWY/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=2c33a298b5ff01e72ff901cadf211981&amp;language=en_US">$99 on Amazon</a>)

The Roku Ultra lets you watch all your favorite shows on Netflix and Hulu and other platforms in 4K, and it was crowned our best streaming device of the year thanks to its user-friendly interface and other awesome features. ($99 on Amazon)
ROKU
Security cameras and smart doorbells make your home safer, but these Ring window and door sensors add an extra layer of protection, alerting you when they&rsquo;re left open&mdash;and it&rsquo;s helpful if it start raining! (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/Ring-Contact-Sensor-Alarm-White/dp/B07DNZZCPX/ref=as_li_ss_tl?crid=WNHQK6VJR8U1&amp;keywords=ring+contact+sensors+2+pack&amp;qid=1565884919&amp;s=gateway&amp;sprefix=ring+conta,aps,706&amp;sr=8-4&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=a1168dafa84bdc0307113241f2105540&amp;language=en_US">$39.99 on Amazon</a>)

Security cameras and smart doorbells make your home safer, but these Ring window and door sensors add an extra layer of protection, alerting you when they’re left open—and it’s helpful if it starts raining! ($39.99 on Amazon)
RING
If you&rsquo;re looking for a more comprehensive smart lighting system, you can&rsquo;t go wrong with the Philips Hue Starter Kit. With two smart bulbs and a hub to control them, it has everything you need to install smart lighting throughout your home and be well on your way to saving energy! (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/Philips-Hue-Equivalent-Compatible-Assistant/dp/B016AEHV24/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=bd86f260bd1dc2a9cd18704a3c86e544&amp;language=en_US">$65.92 on Amazon</a>)

If you’re looking for a more comprehensive smart lighting system, you can’t go wrong with the Philips Hue Starter Kit. With two smart bulbs and a hub to control them, it has everything you need to install smart lighting throughout your home and be well on your way to saving energy! ($65.92 on Amazon)
PHILIPS HUE
If you want to master the grill, this smart meat thermometer from Weber can help. Not only can you monitor the internal temperature of anything you&rsquo;re cooking, but you can do it from your phone, away fro the heat and smoke of your grill. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01MG2CNDL/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=cf639a6704357635051dc56720411dd0&amp;language=en_US">$66.99 on Amazon</a>)

If you want to master the grill, this smart meat thermometer from Weber can help. Not only can you monitor the internal temperature of anything you’re cooking, but you can do it from your phone, away from the heat and smoke of your grill. ($66.99 on Amazon)
WEBER
If you&rsquo;re already accustomed to asking Alexa to do things for you, a 4K Fire TV Stick is a great option to stream your favorite shows. Alexa is built right into the remote, making it easier than ever to search your favorite shows. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B079QHML21/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=a96daa84f36a0bb0a080effbe0530f89&amp;language=en_US">$49.99 on Amazon</a>)

If you’re already accustomed to asking Alexa to do things for you, a 4K Fire TV Stick is a great option to stream your favorite shows. Alexa is built right into the remote, making it easier than ever to search your favorite shows. ($49.99 on Amazon)
AMAZON
If you love the power of Alexa but wish you could see your reminders instead of hearing them sometimes, the Echo Show 5 is a primo choice. It&rsquo;s small and adorable, but the screen offers so much more than the voice-only Dot. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07HZLHPKP/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ref=ODS_v2_FS_AUCC&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=cd6c2a1579434197b48f582e521cfb3b&amp;language=en_US">$89.99 on Amazon</a>)

If you love the power of Alexa but wish you could see your reminders instead of hearing them sometimes, the Echo Show 5 is a prime choice. It’s small and adorable, but the screen offers so much more than the voice-only Dot. ($89.99 on Amazon)
AMAZON
Forget that feeling of &ldquo;did I forget to close the garage?&rdquo; with the MyQ smart garage door opener. You can open and close your garage with a few quick taps on your phone, whether you&rsquo;re home or at the office. (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/Smart-Garage-Opener-Chamberlain-MYQ-G0301/dp/B075H7Z5L8/ref=as_li_ss_tl?crid=1DJ0BM5CJ4249&amp;keywords=myq+garage+door+opener&amp;qid=1565887358&amp;s=gateway&amp;sprefix=myq+,aps,176&amp;sr=8-1-spons&amp;psc=1&amp;spLa=ZW5jcnlwdGVkUXVhbGlmaWVyPUEzNEM4N0xONkkwT1ImZW5jcnlwdGVkSWQ9QTAxMjA5MzVGMklWREJNSE4yNDEmZW5jcnlwdGVkQWRJZD1BMDQwMjIyODFGNVpVQ0RKMzEyUzkmd2lkZ2V0TmFtZT1zcF9hdGYmYWN0aW9uPWNsaWNrUmVkaXJlY3QmZG9Ob3RMb2dDbGljaz10cnVl&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=1680e51024f45a4e3d907717b9f1db58&amp;language=en_US">$43.17 on Amazon</a>)

Forget that feeling of “did I forget to close the garage?” with the MyQ smart garage door opener. You can open and close your garage with a few quick taps on your phone, whether you’re home or at the office. ($43.17 on Amazon)
CHAMBERLAIN
Sick of always losing the remote? You&rsquo;re far less likely to when it&rsquo;s also your smartphone. The Logitech Harmony Hub lets you control your TV and smart devices all from one easy app&mdash;and it works with Alexa for voice control! (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/Logitech-Harmony-Control-Entertainment-Devices/dp/B00N3RFC4Q/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=6b8b8ecf46a04bbc3b2fa3d2ef93e1b3&amp;language=en_US">$64.95 on Amazon</a>)

Sick of always losing the remote? You’re far less likely to when it’s also your smartphone. The Logitech Harmony Hub lets you control your TV and smart devices all from one easy app—and it works with Alexa for voice control! ($64.95 on Amazon)
LOGITECH
If you&rsquo;re not very good at remembering to stay hydrated, the Hidrate smart water bottle could help you get on track. Its app and a glowing light on the bottle remind you to take a sip when you haven&rsquo;t in a while! (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06XRL8RS5/ref=as_li_ss_tl?th=1&amp;linkCode=ll1&amp;tag=usatgallery-20&amp;linkId=4ad8b0a2dc878cc984f6712fde772911&amp;language=en_US">$59.99 on Amazon</a>)

If you’re not very good at remembering to stay hydrated, the Hidrate smart water bottle could help you get on track. Its app and glowing light on the bottle remind you to take a sip when you haven’t in a while! ($59.99 on Amazon)
HIDRATE
This list was originally published by <a href="https://www.reviewed.com">Reviewed</a> contributor Camryn Rabideau. You can <a href="https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/reviewedcom/2019/01/17/17-smart-home-devices-under-100-that-will-transform-your-home/38915199/">read the full story here</a>.<br />
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