37 Brilliant Gadgets You Never Knew Existed

Chances are you've logged some serious hours browsing the seemingly endless pages of Amazon. You've seen so many products that you might even call yourself an expert. But have you acquainted yourself with this list of 37 brilliant Amazon gadgets you never knew existed? These inventive, original gadgets are designed to optimize your life in ways you didn't know was possible. After browsing these cool and unique gadgets, you will truly be an expert. From the Facebook Portal TV to double-decker egg cookers, this list has can solve the problems you thought would be forever unsolvable.

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These Outlet Covers are a Safety Must

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Babies are curious little creatures and have no sense of self-preservation, so these outlet covers are a must-have safety item! They are are clear so they don't call attention to themselves. Easy for adults install, but hard for little fingers to remove. You'll get a set of 30 for pocket change, which is quite a deal on an actual life-saving product.

Let's Hear It For Heat Relief

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There's nothing like a little heat therapy at the end of a long day to just make you feel better. This extra-large heating pad from Mighty Bliss is a fan favorite with reviews raving about how comfortable it is, how thick it is and how machine washable it is. Relieve the tension, aches and pains in your lower back and return to full-strength!

Your New Best Buds

Wireless earbuds are a necessity in the 21st century, that $200 price tag doesn't have to be. These wireless earbuds come from TaoTronics and you can snag them for less than $50. They deliver rich sound, boosted bass, noise cancellation and one-step pairing. You can even get them in black! How long have we been waiting for Apple to release those already?

Achieve The Perfect Temp

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This meat thermometer from ThermaPro is digital, waterproof, and motion-sensing, so it's awake and ready to read your meat when you are. It not only works for meat temperatures, but you can use this high-tech digital thermometer for baking and candy-making too.

The Teeth Whitening Product that Actually Works

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You might have heard of white strips, but have you heard of non-toxic white strips? Effortlessly brighten up your smile without the queasy side-effects of traditional strips. And yes, they actually work! If you drink a lot of coffee (or wine, let's be honest) then you can really benefit from these fast-acting and sensitivity-enabled white strips from Amazon.

These Ice Packs Keep Your Food Cold Without Being Too Bulky

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I've never quite understood why ice packs needed to be so bulky. I know you want them to be thick enough to keep items cold for long periods of time, but with all of the technology out there, there surely had to be thinner options. So it was a pleasant surprise to come across these ice packs while making this list. They freeze quickly and help food and drinks stay cold for up to 4 hours.

Clean Your Clothes Cleaner

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We all know that the washing machine cleans the clothes — but who cleans the washing machine? Enter the Affresh washing machine cleaner. These tabs go in your machine once a month to help attack odor-causing residue and elevate your overall laundry experience. Cleaner washing machine = cleaner clothes!

The Uplifting Daily Affirmations You Need

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When you're in a rut and need a little energy boost, look no further. These water bottles will give you all the motivation you need while keeping you hydrated throughout the day. Soon, you'll be crossing off all your fitness and health goals and everyone will be asking you how you did it. We know you've got this.

Bringing the Laundromat to You

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Have you ever been on vacation and needed to wash your clothes, but had no idea where the nearest laundromat was? We've all been there. This little portable wash bag can clean all your shirts, pants, and underwear on the go, no matter where you are. It's like you have your own personal laundromat.

A Heat-Resistant Mat For All Your Hot Tools

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Hot tools can leave scorch marks on your vanity if you aren't careful. Luckily, this silicone mat can help keep your surfaces protected. The textured surface also keeps your tools from sliding off if you accidentally bump into them, and it's large enough to fit at least two tools at once.

This Ingrown Toenail Clipper Saves You a Trip to the Doctor

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Ingrown toenails are the worst, and can crop up at any time. Save yourself a trip to urgent care or your doctor with these heavy-duty ingrown toenail clippers that get the job done easily and safely. These work especially well for trimming thick toenails, too.

These Kitchen Scissors are So Handy

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These handy kitchen scissors are perfect for small chopping jobs like fruits, veggies and fresh herbs. You don't even need the cutting board since these have a little "shelf" for holding whatever you're cutting! Any gadget that makes meal prep go faster leaves you more time to eat! That's a plus in anyone's book.

I Don't Know How I Ever Lived Without This Microwave Shelf

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My life was empty before this microwave shelf came into it. Not only is it made from tough carbon steel, but the height, and length, are also adjustable so that it'll work with practically any microwave. And you can store ingredients and spices on top. Once you go microwave shelf, you'll never go back.

Keep Your Valuables Dry with this See-Through Waterproof Bag

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Did you pass up the kayaking trip because you were worried about getting your phone wet? Say goodbye to wet worries and invest in a waterproof bag that will keep your phone, wallet, keys, or any belongings safe from water damage while you splash in the cool H20. Features a see-through clear lining and zipper pocket, so you can keep an eye on your phone at all times!

These Mixing Bowls With Lids Are So Convenient

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These mixing bowls with lids have all your kitchen and baking needs covered, hands down. Protect your food from the elements!

"The best stainless steel bowls ever! Just flawless! The air-tight covers don't even let liquids come out of it! After receiving my first bowl set, I bought three more sets to give as gifts! The colors are just beautiful! I highly recommend." - April

For Perfect Pedicures At Home, Get this Electric Foot Scrubber

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Safely remove dead skin from your feet with the push of a button! The perfect home pedicure device that will have you feeling confident about your feet in no time. Features three speeds and multiple functions to detail hard, cracked, and dry skin.

This Grill Gets High Marks

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It's too hot to grill, O.K.? But, that doesn't mean you can't still enjoy all of your grilled favorites ... inside ... from the comfort of your indoor air conditioning. This smokeless indoor grill has a large 14-inch cooking surface and an adjustable temperature setting up to 450 degrees. The best part is that you can still get those glorious grill marks. (Oh, and it being dishwasher-safe is pretty awesome as well.)

This Waffle Maker Can Do So Much More

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You're not stuck just making waffles when you've got this waffle maker — oh no. It's so versatile that you can also bake paninis, hash browns, or even delicious little biscuit pizzas. And if that isn't enough? It's small enough to fit in even the most cramped of kitchen cabinets. Now you can have amazing meals with basically no work at all.

This Baseball Cap That Can Help You Chill Out

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I prefer to wear baseball caps when I'm out in the sun, and this one is great for staying cool when it's hot. Just like the other cooling hats, all you've gotta do is get it wet, wring it out, then put it on — it'll stay chilled for up to two hours. Choose from four colors: navy, white, khaki, or black.

The Reusable Straws Made From Stainless Steel

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Since plastic straws are basically outlawed, you might as well snag this set of reusable ones while they're still on sale for less than $10. Each one is made from stainless steel that won't rust over time — and the smooth caps on the end give your lips a comfortable place to grip onto.

This Dish Drying Rack Can Handle Pots and Pans

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This dish drying rack is a brilliant new gadget because it can handle pots and pans. The oversized design allows you to store all of your cookware, not just the plates and silverware.

"I have come back to the Kitchen Aid dish rack I originally loved and bought many years ago. If you need a large, well-built dish rack that maximizes your counter space and actually drains into your sink and doesn't slide all over your countertop you could (and probably will) do worse" - Richard

This Bacon Grease Container Is Something You Didn't Know You Needed

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Whether you're feeling Keto-curious or just want to save bacon fat for cooking, this cooking oil container comes with a curved comfortable handle suited to fit your hand. Perfect for bacon grease and oil storage for regular, keto, or paleo diet, this container stores up to 5 cups of yummy fats! Say goodbye to cooking sprays or other chemically processed oils and keep what nature gave you.

This Mini Food Chopper is Great for Small Jobs

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I often need to chop small amounts of foods like garlic or herbs for recipes, but my full-size food processor feels useless. This mini food chopper, however, is purpose-made for small amounts of food and is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand. Powerful blades do an excellent job of cutting up anything from veggies to herbs, to eggs for a single-serve egg salad.

A New Kind of Weed Whacker

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This nose and ear hair trimmer has the greatest name ever. The Weed Whacker. It's also a painless precision tool that can be used wet or dry and features a rechargeable battery and a hypoallergenic stainless steel replacement blade. Trim your nose, ear, or anywhere else you can imagine. And let's be honest: You're going to enjoy staying clean and trimmed a lot more with a tool called the Weed Whacker.

The Reusable Snack Bags That Won't Leak

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Whether you're packing lunch or storing leftovers, these food bags are an eco-friendly alternative to plastic baggies. Each one is made from food-grade PEVA material, while the leakproof seals won't let anything spill inside your fridge. Plus, they're even safe to put in the freezer.

The Cutting Board Of Your Dreams

All cutting boards were not created equal, but this bamboo cutting board has juice grooves and four storage containers that you can literally rake your choppings into thanks to what the manufacturer has dubbed as "the drop zone." The extra-large surface is ideal, and it can be positioned in any direction depending upon whether you're right or left-handed.

Press Your Luck

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Some people are coffee drinkers and some people are coffee connoisseurs. You can be in the latter if you grab this fancy French press coffee maker. It comes in 21- and 34-oz. sizes and chic colors like bronzer, pewter, and black. The carafe is made from high-resistant glass and it features a four-tier filtration system so your cuppa always tastes like you live with a barista.

This Double-Decker Egg Cooker is So Fast

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If you want up to 12 hard or soft-boiled eggs in a jiffy, try this double-decker egg cooker. It produces rapid, reliable results, and is easier than boiling water. It even comes with a tray that makes a two-egg omelet! For perfect eggs in five minutes, this egg cooker is well worth the affordable price-tag.

Feel Like A Superhero With These Flashlight Gloves For Fishing Or Camping

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These flashlight gloves are such a handy gadget for summer activities at night – whether you're camping, fishing, or even telling ghost stories around the campfire. The stretchy fingerless gloves are comfortable to wear and have LED lights, so you don't have to hold a flashlight. They fit both women and men, so pick one up for the outdoorsy person in your life!

This S.A.D. Lamp Chases Away the Winter Blahs

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Chase away with winter blue with this light therapy lamp. It's a lifesaver for when the sun is hibernating and your body's Vitamin D supplies are running low. I also use mine year-round if I'm sitting at my desk working and can't enjoy a sunny day outside! This one gets great reviews for great looks and the fact that it really works.

This Echo Show 5 To Make Your Daily Route a Breeze

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This Echo Show 5 is s must-have bedside table companion that sets alarms, timers, and calendar updates, as well as streams news, music and TV. The best part is that it's voice-activated, so you can pair it with Alexa. It can even control other devices like cameras and lights!

This Color Changing Smart Bulb Is The Ultimate Mood Lighting

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How cool is this color-changing smart bulb you can control with Alexa or Google Home? It can display 16 million colors plus warm or cool white, and you can set the bulb to match natural light patterns from dawn to dusk - what?! You can also control the light from anywhere using the free app, so you can set your lights to turn on and off when you're away for extra security.

The Amazon Basics Product You Need

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If you're always searching the room for outlets, you need wall mount surge protector in your life. The reviews say it has good design and functionality and we can definitely attest to that. The best part? It can power up to six devices. A true classic in every household. I won't lie, I have one in each room.

Smartwatch For A Smart Price

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I'm not judging you if you paid $400 for an Apple Watch. But don't you wish you knew about this smartwatch on Amazon that's literally less than 10 percent of the cost of the Apple version? This one does all the things you'd expect: Tracks your fitness activity, monitors your heart rate, analyzes your sleep, delivers your notifications and lets you take or end phone calls. (Phone calls? What are those?) It's available in black or pink and looks just like its' more expensive cousin.

Tote Your Gear In Style

If toting a laptop around is part of your daily routine, you need a bag that's both functional and chic. This two-tone laptop bag checks all the boxes: Large enough to hold various sizes of laptops and tablets, 15 interior pockets, waterproof material, and a classy, stylish design. This bag also comes in a floral pattern and in black leather, and even includes a USB charger for your phone!

This Bottle Brush Set Keeps Your Water Bottles Pristine

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These bottle brushes can scour and clean deep inside your water bottles and reach spots that a sponge never could. Every inch of your water bottles will be sparkling clean, thanks to this product that you might have never known even existed!

This Facebook Portal TV for Smart Video Calling


This Facebook Portal TV allows you to stream movies and TV and video call friends using Messenger, WhatsApp, or Zoom. It's the most versatile wall-mounted TV on Amazon. The Portal TV also minimizes the background noise while focusing on your voice when video calling, so you can have clear conversations with friends and family.