AmazonBasics products encompass a wide range of categories, with excellent quality and stellar value being their hallmark features. This time, we'll explore the best AmazonBasics products in technology and travel, as well as a handful of automotive-related items that we found extremely useful.
If you're looking for an affordable way to outfit your home, check out part 1 of our Highest-Rated AmazonBasics Products.
AmazonBasics AA Rechargeable Batteries (4.2 stars)
These rechargeable batteries are very reasonably priced, and will hold a usable charge for 3+ years with no permanent degradation.
If you’re tired of your white cables fraying or breaking, AmazonBasics has you covered. These braided nylon Lightning to USB cables are much more durable, and work just like the originals.
Here’s a USB-C wireless fast charging pad, backed by Amazon’s own product support and warranty. Works with Android and iPhone with wireless charging capabilities.
This 8-outlet surge protector offers an ample 4,500 joule protection rating and foolproof lights to indicate protected status, and it won’t break the bank.
AmazonBasics Braided 4K HDMI to HDMI Cable (4.5 stars)
Unless you need a custom installation with cables routed through walls, HDMI cables are HDMI cables – none better or worse. AmazonBasics offers outstanding quality and low prices.
Laptop sleeves are supposed to protect your expensive computer from scratches and debris, and will inevitably take a beating doing so. Here’s an amazingly affordable one – buy several!
Built-in mics are convenient, but they’re usually not up to quality standards for any type of production. This AmazonBasics microphone is sturdy, well-built, and captures great sound.
AmazonBasics Slim Carry On Travel Backpack (4.1 stars)
This AmazonBasics backpack is designed specifically with modern travel in mind, with convenient electronics compartments and comfortable padding in the right places.
Next time you travel, you can ditch the plastic bags. These travel organizers can hold anything from clothes to cosmetics, and can be carried on their own if needed.
AmazonBasics Book Safe (4.3 stars)
It won’t keep a determined thief away, but it’s a neat way to hide small valuables without drawing attention. Besides, with smartphones around, who would pick up a dictionary?
AmazonBasics Full Synthetic Motor Oil, 5W-30 (4.7 stars)
Yes, it’s Amazon-branded synthetic motor oil. Yes, it’s surprisingly decent – we named it as one of the best synthetic oil choices around. Keeping with the theme, it’s also very affordable.
It’s hard to argue with a 201-piece tool set at this price, especially with Amazon’s customer service and warranty policy. Bonus: it’s got 4 different 10mm sockets in case you lose a few.
If you like working on your car and you drive anything that was made within the past 30 years, these Allen wrench sets are a lifesaver. Also, they’re useful for putting IKEA furniture together.
AmazonBasics Premium Waterproof Car Cover (4.3 stars)
Whether you park indoors or outdoors, having a decent car cover goes a long way towards keeping your car looking like new. AmazonBasics offers multiple sizes at great prices.
AmazonBasics 4 Piece Heavy Duty Car Floor Mat (4.2 stars)
Carpet floor mats look and feel nice, but don’t make much sense if you think about it. These universal fit rubber mats feature sections that can be trimmed off to fit your car’s footwells.
Stick-on shades are great for sun protection while driving or when parked. They press onto any window using the suction cup, and can be pulled off just as easily.
AmazonBasics Seat Cover for Pets (4.2 stars)
Pets are amazing, but not easy to travel with in most cases. This slip-on rear seat cover protects your car’s interior, and can easily be removed when you need the rear seat for people.
You can never have enough microfiber towels, it seems. AmazonBasics offers theirs in generous bundles for not much money, so you can always keep your closet stocked with clean towels.
AmazonBasics Colored Pencils - 72 Count (4.6 stars)
Among the more random items offered in the AmazonBasics catalogue is this 72-count set of colored pencils. It’s a great gift idea for anyone into arts and crafts, and won’t break the bank!
AmazonBasics 5A Drumsticks - Maple (4.4 stars)
AmazonBasics offers drumsticks. Take your pick between maple and oak. If you don’t need a set of 4, you can order a single pair or as many as you think you need.