Best Budget Tech Gadgets Under $50 – February 2016

Best Budget Tech Gadgets Under $50 – February 2016

The world of technology and consumer electronics is certainly exciting and growing rapidly, but it isn’t the cheapest one. Innovation has a direct effect on competition in the market. Well, the diversity in technologies and the prices of tech gadgets make it more difficult for the customer choose.

Yet, there are many standalone tech accessories and gadget for budget shoppers. So you need not to worry about not being able to use the latest technology just because it is too costly. We here, at inewtechnology, have compiled a list of several latest tech gadgets which are available at a price under $50.

The products below certainly can’t do it all, but considering the cost they don’t have to.

Let’s have a look at some of the budget tech gadgets that you can use in 2016.

Mpow Freebang Splashproof Speaker

Mpow Freebang Splashproof Speaker - Budget Tech Gadgets

This is a waterproof speaker you can be absolutely in love with. It comes in a nice matte finish tough case and sports a handle for easy carrying. This speaker also houses a 4400 mAh battery which you can use to charge phones, tablets and other USB powered devices. So, it is a Bluetooth speaker plus a portable charger, which you can use to charge you phone and listen to the music at same time.

Coming to the sound quality of the speaker, it does a pretty good job with bass and gives high-quality music experience. Overall, it is a very solid and rugged speaker coming in just under $30 with a five-star rating on Amazon.

  • Price: $49.99
  • USP: Waterproof and wireless Bluetooth high-quality speaker with an external power bank.
  • Emergency Power Bank: adds 4400mAh backup battery
  • Speakers: dual 5W speakers
  • Waterproof Level: Certified IPX5
  • Battery Standby: Over 10 hours’ playing time and 120 hours’ standby

Anker BT Keyboard

Anker BT Keyboard - Budget Tech Gadgets

If you have been searching for a budget wireless keyboard, your search ends here. Anker offers an ultra-compact Bluetooth keyboard that works with pretty much every operating system. The keyboard is surprisingly solid and the key-press delivers a nice response.

Anker BT keyboard replicates the Apple keyboard in about the same size, but it doesn’t really replicates the feel. Similar to the Apple keyboard, it comes in white color. This keyboard lasts more than 6 months on a single charge. Now that’s pretty impressive.

There is nothing wrong with the keyboard and considering the price of $25, it turns out to be a fantastic budget wireless keyboard.

  • Price: $29.99
  • USP: Compact Bluetooth keyboard
  • Dimensions: 11.3 × 5.0 × 0.5 inches.
  • Battery Life: 6 Month
  • Broad Compatibility: iOS, Android, Mac OS and Windows

Anker BT Vertical Mouse

Anker BT Vertical Mouse - Budget Tech Gadgets

This vertical wireless Bluetooth mouse is made considering the health of the users. The regular mouse has always been problematic to hold your hand over, as to do so you must twist your arm and wrist into an abnormal position.

This vertical mouse from Anker has especially been built to resolve the problem. This mouse basically helps to maintain proper wrist and arm position which lessens the overall strain. The arm position that you have while holding and moving this vertical mouse is much smoother and is less strainful than a traditional mouse. Whether you use it for work or gaming, it does all the task effortlessly with its unique design and meticulously placed buttons. It places your hand in a more natural handshake-like position.

It’s a solid mouse with a nice matte finish which you can get for just $20. Couple it with the above mentioned Anker BT Keyboard and you can have a killer computer gaming accessory.

  • Price: $19.99
  • USP: Vertical strain less optical mouse
  • Compatibility: Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP / 2000, Linux, Mac OS X
  • Mouse Sensitivity: 800 / 1200 / 1600 DPI
  • Dimensions: 101 x 82 x 80 mm
  • Weight: 3.4 oz

iPega 9037 BT Controller

iPega 9037 BT Controller - Budget Tech Gadgets

If you are a gamer, you will love this one. This is an incredible Bluetooth controller from iPega which offers an amazing gaming experience. It’s compatible with both android and iOS devices and gives you physical control which is much better than the onscreen buttons.

This controller isn’t compatible with every game but there is a complete list of contemptible games available in the instruction manual. The best thing about this controller, which makes this controller really awesome, is its articulating hand. It can hold a smartphone with screens as big as 6 inches.

The iPega 9037 BT Controller has a good solid feel to it and the buttons are nice and responsive. You can get this controller for $25.

  • Price: $25.99
  • USP: Bluetooth controller with an articulating hand
  • Playtime: 16 hours
  • System Required: Android 3.2, iOS 4.2 and above
  • Dimensions: 6.6 x 6 x 2.7 inches
  • Weight: 9.1 oz

EasyAcc microUSB / Lightning PowerBank

EasyAcc microUSB - Lightning PowerBank - Budget Tech Gadgets

The main takeaway of these portable chargers is they both have built in cables. There are two separate models. One has the micro USB cable and the other comes equipped with a lighting connector. These portable chargers are well built and they have a nice and solid design. EasyAcc is super convenient when you accidentally leave your cables behind.

The lighting cable version packs a 5000mAh battery while the micro USB version has a 6000mAh battery. Even though the micro USB version has more power, it is cheaper than the lightning connector version. The micro USB variant costs $17 while the lightning connector variant is priced at $25. So if you own an iOS or Android device, these portable chargers are really good, as you won’t have to worry about carrying cables all the time.

  • Price: $16.99 (Micro USB) $26.99 (lighting connector)
  • USP: In-built cables
  • Compatibility: with all major smartphones and iOS devices
  • Capacity: Micro USB (6000mAh) lighting connector (5000mAh)

Which one of the above-listed budget gadgets did you like the most and will prefer buying? And if we have missed some good budget gadgets, let us know in the comment section below.

About Naman

Naman Khandelwal is an expert author for the iNewTechnology. He writes about Smartphones, New tech Gadgets, Apps and how to use them.