Gift Guide: Alexa Edition

It’s no secret that Alexa is up and coming! She is like your very own personal assistant. Nowadays, more and more things are becoming compatible with Amazon Alexa so she can make your life a little easier. This list of gifts is perfect for people who are constantly using their virtual assistant because they’re all compatible with Amazon Alexa!

Amazon Basics Microwave

Amazon Basics Microwave

Alexa Enabled

Alexa, reheat one cup of coffee.

$59.99 from Amazon

Amazon.com Price: $59.99 as of 06-12-2019 20:23 CST

Now it’s easier than ever to defrost vegetables, make popcorn, cook potatoes, reheat rice, and more! With any Echo device, you can take advantage of quick-cook voice presets and a keypad that lets you just ask Alexa to start microwaving. Its compact size saves valuable counter space. Additionally, it features 10 power levels, a kitchen timer, child lock, and a turntable. Everyone uses a microwave, so it makes for a fun and practical gift people would actually use!

Smart Light Switch

Smart Light Switch

Alexa Enabled

Alexa, turn the living room lights on.

$25.45 from Amazon

Amazon.com Price: $25.45 as of 06-12-2019 20:23 CST

Turn your lights on or off from anywhere with these smart light switches that are compatible with Amazon Alexa! You can use schedules to set your Smart Switch to automatically turn on and off while you’re home or away. Now you can control your lights, ceiling fans, and other fixtures from anywhere. This smart switch replaces any standard light switch, and connects right to your home Wi-Fi! Everyone uses light switches, so it makes for a fun and practical gift people would love.

Ring Video Doorbell

Ring Video Doorbell

Alexa Enabled

Alexa, show the front door camera.

$99.99 from Amazon

Amazon.com Price: $99.99 as of 06-12-2019 20:23 CST

Take your doorbell and safety to the next level. This video doorbell by Ring works with Alexa to illuminate and send announcements to Echo devices when your doorbell is pressed or motion is detected. You can even see, hear, and talk to visitors right from your phone, tablet, or PC. Now you can check in on your property at any time with the live view on-demand video. It’s a fun and practical gift that people will love.

Philips LED Smart Bulbs

Philips LED Smart Bulbs

Alexa Enabled

Alexa, dim the lights.

$49.96 from Amazon

Amazon.com Price: $49.96 as of 06-12-2019 20:23 CST

The Philips Hue White Starter Kit automates your hue lights for peace of mind. Turn your smart lights on and off, dim to the desired level, and set up schedules from wherever you have a  WiFi connection. You can even automate your smart lights to make it seem like you’re home when you’re not or set timers. Then you can control these Philips Hue Lights by using your voice with Alexa. It’s a fun and practical gift that everyone will love. You’ll be coming back for more bulbs to finish your whole house in a blink.

MySmartBlinds 

MySmartBlinds

Alexa Enabled

Alexa, open the blinds.

$159.00 from Amazon

Amazon.com Price: $159.00 as of 06-12-2019 20:23 CST

Control your blinds with voice commands where you’ll never need to reach for your smartphone or remote switch again! The MySmartBlinds automation kit bundle turns any 2 – 2.5 inch horizontal corded blinds into smart automated blinds in minutes. The MySmartBlinds on-board memory motor stores and remembers all your preferences and schedules so that your blinds will continue to operate even when you are out of Bluetooth range. Did we mention the solar panel? Simply attach the solar panel to the backside of the blinds with included clips or on your window using adhesive strips and you’re good to go!

Smart WiFi Plug

Smart WiFi Plug

Alexa Enabled

Alexa, turn on lamp.

$14.69 from Amazon

Amazon.com Price: $14.69 as of 06-12-2019 20:23 CST

Now you can control your plugs and outlets from anywhere. You can schedule the smart plug to automatically switch on and off when away or set a scene for controlling many devices with a single button! Additionally, you can schedule connected devices to turn on when you get home, then power down when you go to sleep. You have the ability to control each outlet individually or group them together as one. This is a fun and practical gift everyone will love!

Hunter Symphony Ceiling Fan

Hunter Symphony Ceiling Fan

Alexa Enabled

Alexa, turn the fan on high.

$299.00 from Amazon

Amazon.com Price: $299.00 as of 06-12-2019 20:23 CST

Now it’s easier than ever to cool your space down. The WhisperWind motor delivers ultra-powerful air movement with whisper-quiet performance so you get the cooling power you want without the noise you don’t. A reversible motor allows you to change the direction of your fan from downdraft mode during the summer to updraft mode during the winter. The 13 degree blade pitch is optimized to ensure ideal air movement and peak performance. You can even program the ceiling fan light to come on so you don’t walk through the door to pitch black darkness ever again. This ceiling fan allows you to effortlessly step into the world of home automation.

Schlage Smart Deadbolt

Schlage Smart Deadbolt

Alexa Enabled

Alexa, lock the front door.

$198.00 from Amazon

Amazon.com Price: $198.00 as of 06-12-2019 20:23 CST

The Schlage Sense Smart Deadbolt makes daily life easier and more convenient. Now you can enter an access code on the touchscreen to unlock the door instead of searching your pockets for keys. You can share access with trusted friends and family with your code or their own unique code – no more keeping track of spare keys. The Schlage Sense lock is easy to install yourself in minutes. It’s battery operated so there’s no hardwiring required, and the lock will even accept access codes if the power goes out at home! This is the best thing you never knew you needed.


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