Can you really get a good tech gift under $20? Yes, and this list is proof. We've handpicked quality headphones, HDTV antennas, power packs and more that are guaranteed to put a smile on anyone's face while staying within your budget.
Here are the top gadget gifts for less.
The MXStudio Earbuds with Mic are a cheap set of earbuds for music lovers who don't want to worry about losing or damaging an expensive pair of headphones. For just $20, the surprisingly good-looking earbuds offer noise cancelling and come with a built-in microphone so you can talk on the phone with friends.
Plug in more peripherals at once with this handy USB 3.0 hub, which is dubbed the "world's smallest." You can connect up to 4 devices, and it's compatible with Windows and macOS laptops.
Sarki's LCD Writing Tablet features a 10-inch screen that you can use to digitally write on and leave notes for your friends, family, or co-workers. According to Sarki, you can write over it 100,000 times and it'll keep on ticking. It comes with its own stylus and costs $20 total.
The Jackery Portable Charger is an $18 external battery pack designed to keep your smartphone, tablet, of other products running when their battery gets low. The device has a 6,000mAh pack that gives you hours of extra battery life. It also comes with an emergency LED flashlight should you find yourself alone in the dark.
At just $8.88, the PopSockets Expanding Stand Grip is one of the most affordable options in this roundup. The grip attaches to the back of your smartphone or tablet allowing you to prop it up securely while you look at the screen. It comes in a variety of colors, including black, blue, silver, and more.
When cutting the cord, check out the Mohu Leaf Metro Indoor HDTV Antenna. The antenna plugs directly into the television and is capable of getting over-the-air broadcasts on a slew of channels beaming programming to you in a 25-mile area. The Mohu costs $20.
The $19 VicTsing speaker is one that you can bring with you in the shower, since it's shock-, dust-, and water-proof. It's also great for outdoor use, and its 5W speaker should deliver quality sound. Its battery can last up to six hours.