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Affordable Gift Guide: 5 Holiday Gadget Gifts Under $50

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Affordable Gift Guide: 5 Holiday Gadget Gifts Under $50

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Odds are, you’re most likely spending this time cooking, decorating, spending time with friends and family and...frantically worrying about what gifts to get them.

In today’s tech-centered world, everyone wants to get their hands on the latest techie gifts this holiday season. With so many gadgets and gizmos out there, the gift options can be quite overwhelming--and, not to mention, staggeringly expensive.

That’s why we’ve compiled this list for your convenience, our affordable gift guide of 2017. We've comprised some the year's latest gadgets, so you can wow and excite your friends and family without hurting your wallet. All of these gifts options are practical, current, cutting edge and under $50. What could be better? Explore our affordable gift guide, and get ready to cross some loved ones off your holiday shopping list.


1. Amazon Echo Dot, $30-50


Amazon Echo Dot in black (Photo Credit: Target)

One of this season’s most buzzed-about smart home modules, the Amazon Echo Dot provides news, music and a voice-controlled smart home speaker at a reasonable price, making your everyday routine that much easier. If you weren’t already aware, Puls provides on-the-spot smart home installation

So if you’re unsure of how to set up your Amazon Echo Dot, or any other smart home, we’re more than happy to assist you this holiday season and beyond. Why not treat yourself to one this holiday season? 


2. An Earphone/Charging Adapter, $10-15


Belkin Audio Jack/Lightning Adapter (Photo Credit: Target)

We all have our feelings about phones sans headphone jacks. Whether you love it or hate it, it can be frustrating when you want to charge your device and listen to music at the same time via the same place in your phone. That’s where this little device comes in.

It’s equipped with room for both your charger and your headphones. This can save you a great deal of headache, and create a means in which you can do both at once. It’s cheap, simple gift that’s a real life-saver. 


3. Smart Outlet Plugs, $30-50


TP-Link Wi-Fi Mini Smart Plug- 2pk - White (HS105 KIT) (Photo Credit: Target)

These are an incredibly handy tool that make a sensible, affordable gift. They offer options for voice control, and app-controlled dimmers and timers. You can automatically turn your devices on and off automatically, making things a breeze around your house for holiday prep, security, energy savings and beyond.

Coordinate with apps on your phone and you can put on a light show to music from the palm of your hand. Sleek, high-tech, and the perfect addition to accompany any smart home at a price. You’ll get the instant seal of approval from any recipient of this easy, practical gift.


4. Google Home Mini, $30-50


Google Home Mini in Charcoal (Photo Credit: Target)

Another great tool for your home, the Google Home is a wonderful holiday gadget gift option. That being said, it can be a bit more costly. Thus, the Google Home Mini is a perfect gift that won’t break the bank, providing you with another seamless smart home option that helps you to ease your routine at a reasonable price.

Perfect for hosting parties, jamming out to music, or simply relaxing at home. Did we mention we can help you with smart home installation? We’re more happy to do so, and we’re open all day throughout the holidays--schedule a smart home setup appointment with us anytime. 


5. Smartphone Camera Lens, $20-30


AMIR Phone Camera Lens, 0.45X Super Wide Angle Lens Kit (Photo Credit: Amazon)

There’s no better way to set yourself apart from other mobile photographers than with a cutting-edge camera lens for your cell phone. We love this 0.45X Super Wide Angle Lens camera lens add-on from AMIR (and other similar products). It's a user-friendly iPhone camera lens add-on that drastically transforms your smartphone's image capture capabilities.

Add this lens to your smartphone’s camera for high quality, ultra wide-angle image capture, for professional, HD photographs. Optimal for that post-holiday vacation, a special event, or a spontaneous photoshoot anytime. At a price like this, it’s a surefire gift that'll please your wallet, friends and family alike.

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Natalie H.
Natalie H.
Natalie Hoke is a writer and content manager at Puls. She is passionate about discovering the latest trends in home technology and using humor to tell a great story. In her spare time, she enjoys volunteering, travel, cooking (and eating) vegetarian food, and performing stand-up comedy.

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