Best smart home gadgets you can gift this holiday season

Wondering what to get family and friends for the holidays? Go for a smart home gadget. Because no one ever complains about extra help at home.

Best smart home gadgets you can gift this holiday season
Best smart home gadgets you can gift this holiday season

Go the extra mile for family and friends this year by gifting them something they can actually use. And they will, especially when you get them a smart home gadget. Keeping a home in top condition takes some effort. But you can make it easier with any of the best smart home gadget gifts out there.

Related: The ultimate holiday gift guide for the entire family

Do you have a coffee lover in your family? Ensure their morning brew is deliciously easy with the Alexa- and Google-compatible coffee maker. Otherwise, help those closest to you stay safe with a smart doorbell or security drone.

Get ready to be the most popular guest at the cookie exchange when you bring your host any of the gadgets below.

1. The Wyze Video Doorbell Pro provides a full picture of the front door thanks to the improved viewing angle and resolution.

Best smart home gadgets you can gift this holiday season
Wyze Video Doorbell Pro near a door

Keep your friends and family safe by giving them the Wyze Video Doorbell Pro. It delivers 33% more precision than most HD cameras. It also provides clear video at night, and 2-way audio makes it easy to communicate with visitors.

Get it for $64.99 on the official website.

2. The Nanoleaf Lines backlit smart light bars enhance movie nights since they sync with the TV screen. They even have downloadable scenes.

Nanoleaf Lines in a living room

Transform your movie nights with the Nanoleaf Lines backlit smart light bars. They work with the content to add a futuristic glow depending on what you watch or listen to.

Get them for $199.99 on the official website.

3. The Ring Always Home Cam security drone can fly around the house, recording images in response to detected movement.

Best smart home gadgets you can gift this holiday season
Ring Always Home Cam in a home

Your friends and family will be thrilled with the Ring Always Home Cam security drone. It’s just like having a personal security guard since it can scout out a strange noise. It has obstacle avoidance technology and flies on only preset paths.

This gadget is available by invitation only for $249.99 on Amazon.

4. The Véritable Smart Indoor Garden helps your friends grow a healthy garden indoors. It doesn’t even need natural light to thrive.

Best smart home gadgets you can gift this holiday season
Véritable Smart Indoor Garden with plants

Another of the best smart home gadget gifts you can buy this holiday season is the Véritable Smart Indoor Garden. This device automatically gives plants nutrients, light, and water. Your friends will love how the fresh herbs enhance their cooking.

Get it for $249.99 on the official website.

5. The GE Appliances Café Specialty Drip Smart Coffee Maker connects to Wi-Fi. Plus, it works with voice assistants for hands-free control.

GE Cafe Appliances Specialty Drip Coffee Maker smart coffee maker
GE Appliances Café Specialty Drip Coffee Maker in three colors

Suprise your coffee-loving friend with the GE Appliances Café Specialty Drip Smart Coffee Maker. This beautiful coffee machine is certified by the Specialty Coffee Association. The Wi-Fi connection makes it Google, Alexa, and app compatible.

Get it for $299 on the official website.

6. The Amazon Echo Show 8 2nd-Gen smart display is just the tech gadget your mom needs for the kitchen; it’s great for video calls.

Amazon Echo Show 8 2nd Gen Smart Display
Amazon Echo Show 8 2nd Gen on a table

The Amazon Echo Show 8 2nd-Gen smart display is another of the best smart home gadget gifts you can buy this holiday season. Your mom will love it because it helps her stay in touch with you, and you’ll both look and sound great thanks to the 13 MP camera and stereo speakers.

Get it for $129.99 on Amazon.

7. The Levoit Dual 200S Smart Top-Fill Humidifier will keep your loved ones comfortable all winter long. Plus, it connects to voice assistants.

Levoit Dual 200S Smart Top Fill Humidifier
Levoit Dual 200S Smart Top-Fill Humidifier in white

You know what eases cold and flu symptoms? A humidifier, like the Levoit Dual 200S Smart Top-Fill Humidifier. It lets users set a target humidity and schedules. It works with voice assistants and even offers an aromatherapy feature.

Get it for $54.99 on the official website.

8. The SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera gives your loved one peace of mind. The camera switches on when it detects motion.

Best smart home gadgets you can gift this holiday season
SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera outside

Gift someone you love with extra security this Christmas with the SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Security Camera. They’ll love it because of its 140° field of view and motion-detection capabilities.

Get it for $169.99 on the official website.

9. The Amazon Smart Thermostat‘s advanced tech automatically keeps the indoors at an ideal temperature. It also knows when you’re home.

Amazon x Honeywell Home Smart Thermostat
Amazon Smart Thermostat on a wall

Just about anyone will appreciate the Amazon Smart Thermostat. It keeps the indoor temperature constant without any intervention from you. It also works with Alexa and has presence-detection technology.

Preorder it for $59.99 on Amazon.

10. The Wyze Scale S smart bathroom scale helps your family stay healthy. It measures 11 different body composition factors.

Best smart home gadgets you can gift this holiday season
Wyze Scale S and a woman

Give the gift of good health tracking with the Wyze Scale S smart bathroom scale. It’s one of the best smart home gadget gifts you can buy because it tracks so many parameters. It even has pet and baby modes to help users monitor their loved one’s growth.

Preorder it for $14.99 on the official website.

Your friends and family will have a more convenient home all year long with these smart home gadgets. Have you given anyone a smart home gadget recently? Was it a success? Let us know in the comments.

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