What are the best smart home gadgets for under 100?

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    #1Amazon Echo (2nd Generation)

    Amazon Echo (2nd Generation)

    Amazon Echo (2nd Generation) is a smart speaker operated with Alexa voice command technology which connects to various apps enabling users to listen to music, read the news, control smart home devices, etc.

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    Cheryl Sandoval
    Written on April 10, 2018
    "Amazon Echo (2nd Generation) is available in 6 styles and has a new speaker and new designit connectsto Alexa to play music, make calls, set alarms and timers, ask questions, control smart home devices, and more instantly. "
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    #2Google Chromecast

    Google Chromecast

    Google Chromecast is a device made by Google that can stream various media content to your television. This supports devices with Android versions not later than 4.1 or iOS 7.0 and up.

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    $35

    Paul Harrison
    Written on April 14, 2018
    "Google Chromecast is one of the new inventions of the last few years. It has been in my home for 2 years now and has been my go to entertainment hub for streaming and listening to music."
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    #3Amazon Fire TV Stick

    Amazon Fire TV Stick

    Amazon Fire TV Stick is a device which you can plug into your HDTV and start streaming in minutes. This includes the Alexa Voice Remote to find the best way to watch across more than 190 channels and apps. 

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    $24.99- Was $39.99 (38% off)

    Saanvi Das
    Written on April 10, 2018
    "I'm not ready to make my entire home a smart home (seeing as it's a crappy apartment), so this is a fantastic alternative! I can use my voice to find my shows, and it didn't break the bank!"
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    #4TP-Link Smart Plug

    TP-Link Smart Plug

    The TP-Link smart plug can control electronics plugged into it. The user can remotely turn the devices on and off through their smartphones, and set timers and schedules. This smart plug is compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.

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    Ronald Hopkins
    Written on April 13, 2018
    "The TP-Link Smart Plug is one of those gadgets that really enhances a smart phone controlled world. This lilliputian plug turns any dumb device “smart” by letting you control it via a smartphone app. It is likely going to be used used with things like floor lamps, but you could even use it to have your coffee maker and other devices plugged into to it to turn on at a specific time. It’s compatible with Alexa and google assistant. "
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    #5Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance Smart Bulb

    Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance Smart Bulb

    The Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance smart bulb is capable of emitting light in millions of colors. It can be remotely controlled from other devices, and can intuitively sync with movies and music for a fully immersive experience.

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    $39.99- Was $49.99 (20% Off)

    Paul Graham
    Written on April 11, 2018
    "Man, I LOVE these! Lights controllable through your phone without a hub? I'd have these all over the house if it weren't for the price."
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    #6Misfit Bolt Bluetooth LED Smart Light Bulb

    Misfit Bolt Bluetooth LED Smart Light Bulb
    Misfit Bolt Bluetooth LED smart light bulb can be controlled remotely from mobile devices through the free app. Users can choose from over a million different colors. The Bolt light bulb has a sunrise simulation that serves as an alarm. 
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    Daniel Black
    Written on April 14, 2018
    "Misfit Bolt Bluetooth LED Smart Light Bulb is the best smart home gadgets for under 100"
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    #7Hook Smart Home Hub

    Hook Smart Home Hub

    The Hook smart home hub lets homeowners control their appliances remotely, either through an app or through voice control with Alexa and Google Assistant. A single Hook hub can manage up to 20 remote control outlets.

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    Laura Edwards
    Written on April 14, 2018
    "A well priced gadget for under $100. This works with Alexa and Siri to control your home appliances."
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    #8Amazon Echo Dot

    Amazon Echo Dot
    Amazon Echo Dot is a hands-free voice-controlled speaker. It has a small built-in speaker which can be connected to your headphones over Bluetooth or through an audio cable to listen to your music.
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    Jacob Garcia
    Written on April 16, 2018
    "The Amazon Echo Dot is a must have for any family. We simply adore ours and wouldn't trade it in for anything in the world. Plus you can't beat the price tag."
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    #9AcuRite 02027A1

    AcuRite 02027A1

    The AcuRite 02027A1 color weather station features a temperature and humidity monitor. This smart digital weather forecaster has patented self-calibrating forecasting that pulls data from a sensor in the backyard.

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    Howard Bennett
    Written on April 18, 2018
    "The color weather station is the perfect solution for indoor weather monitoring. "
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    #10NEXX Garage NXG-100 Smart Garage Controller

    NEXX Garage NXG-100 Smart Garage Controller

    NEXX Garage NXG-100 Smart Garage Controller is a device that integrates itself into the existing garage door opener system. It allows users to control the opener through the app or through voice commands for Alexa or Google Assistant.

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    Gloria Edwards
    Written on April 14, 2018
    "This has got to be one of the most awesome thing I have ever purchased. I can't tell you how many times I have left the house, only to turn back to see if I left the garage door open. I don't have to do that anymore! I just check my phone and can see! I never thought I needed a voice command garage door opener until I got one. Honestly, it's awesome. "

Summary

Best What are the best smart home gadgets for under 100
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Amazon Echo (2nd Generation)Electronics 12 Paid
2Google ChromecastElectronics 9 Paid
3Amazon Fire TV StickElectronics 9 Paid
4TP-Link Smart PlugElectronics 7 Paid
5Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance Smart BulbElectronics 7 Paid
6Misfit Bolt Bluetooth LED Smart Light BulbElectronics 4 Paid
7Hook Smart Home HubElectronics 4 Paid
8Amazon Echo DotElectronics 3 Paid
9AcuRite 02027A1 Electronics 2 Paid
10NEXX Garage NXG-100 Smart Garage ControllerElectronics 1 Paid
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