Two Presidents Jacksons. Four Abraham Lincolns. Eight Jeffersons. And a whole forty President Washingtons. Forty bucks are, believe it or no, more than enough to get you a really neat gadget. You only have to do a bit of searching.
But who the hell wants to do all that searching to find the best gadget at that price range? Not you, surely. You got better things to do and we know it. That’s why we already did the heavy lifting and made a list for you of the coolest gadgets you can get for $40 or less, have a look.
#1 ALL Terrain Sound Rugged Bluetooth Speaker
Our flagship outdoor Bluetooth speaker and one of FRESHeTECH’s best selling and highest rated products EVER. Largest carabiner clip on the market and best-in-class battery life (14 hours). Waterproof, floats, full music controls and mic.
#2 Clothes Vacuum and Bags Travel Kit
Store and protect seasonal wear, save precious space in your suitcase and become the master of efficiency with this powerful handheld vacuum pump.
The reason this travel kit is so successful is because it’s the only portable electric vacuum pump solution. Meaning you can take it with you and save space on the way home.
#3 FRESHeTECH Waterproof Bluetooth Shower Speaker Splash Tunes
THE premier Bluetooth shower speaker on the market. With unsurpassed volume and sound quality, STP brings the concert right to your shower, pool, or paddle board.
- 14 hour battery life – double that of any competitor
- Onboard mic for phone calls and full music controls
- Waterproof and floats
- Over 200,000 units sold
- Won Best Bluetooth Shower Speaker award by Hammacher Schlemmer in 2017 & 2018
#4 Original Desk Potato by Stand Steady
While today’s sleek, minimalist desk designs offer fantastic looks and greater flexibility, sometimes they could use a little extra under desk storage space. Thankfully, the Stand Steady Clamp-On Swivel Pencil Drawer / Desk Organizer comes to the rescue by providing a clever, out of the way place to stash the small items that typically clutter up your desktop.
The surprisingly roomy desk organizer tray features four compartments of various sizes to keep your items in order. It’s perfect for stashing your phone even when it’s charging! When not accessing the contents of the drawer, the 360 degree swivel mechanism lets you swing the pencil tray under the desk and out of the way. The included thumb screw clamp provides a solid, no-tools-required attachment to the front edge of your desk, while sturdy construction ensures durability.
#5 Cold Brew Iced Coffee Maker
Cold-brew iced coffee tastes noticeably smoother, without the bitterness hot drip coffee can bring. This iced coffee maker is BPA-free, fits in most refrigerator doors and makes four servings in one go.
#6 DMoose Cable Management Box Organizer
This little box hides wires and cords, so the stuff behind your TV doesn’t look all messy. You can even fit an extension cord in there, too.
#7 Abco Tech Water Resistant Bluetooth Shower Speaker
For shower singers everywhere, the Abco Tech Water Resistant Bluetooth Shower Speaker lets you take your tunes along. It has a suction-cup that allows it to stick to any surface, so it’s great for the bathroom, poolside or just playing music around the house.
Lightweight and durable, this is a must for travel. The volume and track control are easily accessible on the device, and you can effortlessly switch it to speakerphone. Run time lasts 15 hours; rechargeable by USB. It comes in a variety of colors and even zebra print.
#8 Twelve South AirFly
Do you do a lot of flying? With more and more headphones going wireless, you can’t use your Apple AirPods or noise-cancelling headphones with in-flight entertainment. Fortunately, the AirFly by Twelve South can help. This tiny dongle, plugs in to any audio connector, to make your in-flight entertainment wireless! Now you’re free to roam about the cabin, thanks to truly wireless in-flight entertainment.
Courtney Freed from Stand Steady
Sara Skirboll from RetailMeNot’s The Real Deal
Christian Karasiewicz from Social Chefs