The ultimate guide to the best living room gadgets you can buy

When moving into a new home, the living room is the first room you should furnish. It's the perfect place for family and friends to come together and make memories. With the right products, you can make this space even better. Here are our top living room gadgets that will make it a space you can't wait to hang out in.

The ultimate guide to the best living room gadgets you can buy
Samsung The Sero 2021 Rotating TV in a living room setup

The living room is a space to relax, spend time with family and friends, and entertain guests. It sounds like a simple space, but it can be a lot to manage and commit to. That’s why it’s important to have some of the best living room gadgets.

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Luckily, there are all kinds of gadgets to make your living room more functional, stylish, and comfortable. Here are the best gadgets we’ve found for the living room.

Google Nest Hub 2nd Gen

The Google Nest Hub 2nd Gen is the ultimate way to stay connected to your music, shows, and smart home. Just a wave of the hand lets you play or pause a video or song, and a tap lets you operate thousands of compatible smart devices from one main display. Busy families will love that they can see and add to their calendar.

Respira Smart Air-Purifying Garden

Bring nature right into your living room with the Respira Smart Air-Purifying Garden. This useful garden on our list of the best living room gadgets you can buy actually purifies your air with plants’ help through a process called biofiltration. It also adds humidity and evaporative cooling to any room you place it in. Best of all, this smart garden waters and feeds itself.

Samsung Cube Smart Air Purifier

Another great way to purify the air in your living room is by using the Samsung Cube Smart Air Purifier. This cube-shaped air purifier looks great and quietly removes 99.97% of ultrafine dust in rooms up to 310 square feet. A modular design lets you stack them for double the coverage.

Samsung Cube smart air purifier in a video

Samsung The Sero 2021 Rotating TV

If you ever wished you could watch TikTok and IGTV full screen on your TV, the Samsung The Sero 2021 Rotating TV fulfills your dream. This 43-inch QLED TV rotates vertically, making it super easy to watch your favorite mobile content. Even better, it comes with Apple AirPlay 2 in both orientations, and the integrated stand with a 4.1-channel, 60-watt speaker system offers great sound.

Polk Audio React Home Theater Soundbar

The Polk Audio React Home Theater Soundbar made our guide of the best living room gadgets you can buy because it lets you stream music, control your smart home gadgets, and complete other actions all through Amazon Alexa. You’ll also get impressive sound, too, thanks to the virtual surround sound and compatibility with Dolby and DTS.

Polk Audio React home theater soundbar high-tech living room gadget in a video

Nanoleaf Essentials Smart Lighting Basics

The Nanoleaf Essentials Smart Lighting Basics includes the 80″ Lightstrip, 40″ Lightstrip, and A19 Bulb. Each gives you over 16 million different colors and tunable white hues. So you can always set the perfect ambiance in your living room whether you’re watching TV or chatting with the family.

Eve Systems Eve Cam Secure Camera

You want to keep your living room secure, and the Eve Systems Eve Cam Secure Camera can help. Developed just for Apple HomeKit Secure Video, it requires no registration and no cloud, so it keeps all your information on your servers. And, with its modern design, it looks pretty nice on your bookshelf or mounted to the wall.

Eve Systems Eve Cam Secure Camera
Eve Systems Eve Cam secure camera living room gadget on a shelf

Helios Touch Evolution Touch-Sensitive Wall Lighting

For a super-cool way to light your living room, go for the Helios Touch Evolution Touch-Sensitive Wall Light. These panels are completely modular, letting you create unlimited arrangement patterns. Each panel is touch-sensitive so you can turn them on and off with just a tap.

Teptron MOVE 2 Smart Motorized Blinds

You can turn your regular blinds into motorized ones with the Teptron MOVE 2 Smart Motorized Blinds. The MOVE 2 plugs into your wall outlet to control any blinds or shades with a bead chain. You can then operate them from your smartphone in a group and automate them. That should make your living room more convenient.

Sobro Cooler Coffee Table

Tired of having to walk all the way to the kitchen for a beverage while you’re watching your shows? Well, the Sobro Cooler Coffee Table eliminates the hassle because it comes with a refrigerated drawer.

Sobro cooler coffee table living room electronics in a video

Netgear Meural Canvas II Digital Frame

Another of the best living room gadgets you can buy is the Netgear Meural Canvas II Digital Frame. It showcases your love for art in a digital form and lets you display your favorite works and your best shots depending on your mood, the season, and even the time of day. The antiglare matte display makes the images look like high-quality prints.

Big Ass Fans Haiku Smart Ceiling Fan

Create natural cooling in the biggest gathering space of your home with the Big Ass Fans Haiku Smart Ceiling Fan. But that’s not all it does. With its built-in thermostat, this smart fan knows when to turn itself on and off, so your living room always stays at the perfect temperature.

Netatmo Smart Indoor Siren

The Netatmo Smart Indoor Siren is one of the best living room gadgets you can buy because it secures your indoor space. It works together with the Smart Indoor Camera to sound a 110-decibel alarm when the camera notices someone it doesn’t recognize.

Bang & Olufsen Beosound Level Portable Wi-Fi Speaker

The great thing about the Bang & Olufsen Beosound Level Portable Wi-Fi Speaker is that it lets you place it in various positions around the house: standing up, laying down, and hanging on a wall. This Wi-Fi speaker fills your living room with sound, no matter its size, and is pretty portable.

AromaTech BT Home Diffuser

And, of course, you want your living room to smell good. The AromaTech BT Home Diffuser adds an aromatic scent to spaces up to 1,000 square feet. Its patented cold-air diffusion tech and heat-free system suspend fragrant oils in the air for hours.

The products in our guide to the best living room gadgets you can buy are sure to make your favorite room of the house even better. Which of these devices would you like to add to your home? Let us know in the comment section.

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Madhurima Nag is the Head of Content at Gadget Flow. She side-hustles as a parenting and STEM influencer and loves to voice her opinion on product marketing, innovation and gadgets (of course!) in general.
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