The Ring Spotlight Cam's easy setup and solid performance make it a favorite among today's outdoor cameras with built-in lights.
There's no comparison -- the Ecobee4 is the best smart thermostat available today.
With reliable, comprehensive coverage at an outstanding value, SimpliSafe belongs at the top of your list if you're looking to secure your home.
The Google Home Mini stands tall as one of the best affordable smart speakers out there, along with the Amazon Echo Dot, but it doesn't do enough to supplant the Dot at the top of the list.
Look no further than Ring's battery-powered Video Doorbell 2 if you don't want to deal with electrical wiring.
Mirror's variety of classes, efficient mirror-screen design and simple app make it a suitable, albeit pricey, at-home substitute for the gym.
The Thermostat E is almost as smart as Nest's other model -- and all for 80 bucks less.
The Neato Botvac Connected is better at cleaning floors than any other robot vacuum on the market, and it costs less than its app-enabled rival, the iRobot Roomba 980. If you're willing to live without remote controls, you can save some money by sticking with the previous generation of Neatos -- but we think this one's worth the splurge.
Facebook's Portal Plus and Portal displays make video calling much more immersive, but high prices, a slightly awkward design (for the Plus version specifically) and some lingering privacy questions make them a tough sell for most.
If you love Nest products (and especially if you own the Nest Secure alarm system) the Nest x Yale smart lock is a good bet. If you're after voice control or more flexible smart-home hub integration, look elsewhere.
No other Wi-Fi thermostat available today offers this many smart home partnerships for this low of a price, but you should weigh the importance of the integrations against the MSRP -- many 7-day app-enabled programmable thermostats cost just $100.
If you're a dedicated indoor cyclist, the Peloton Bike is a worthy spurge.
If you're a dedicated runner who wants an extra dose of motivation from classes, Peloton's Tread might be right for you.
The Nest Cam IQ Outdoor is expensive, but it might be worth it if you want a durable, weatherproof camera with facial recognition.
The Door View Cam is well suited for people living in apartments with its minimally invasive installation and solid performance.
Arlo's Ultra camera impresses with advanced features and solid performance, but the high price won't work for everyone's budget.
The Logitech Circle 2 is versatile, responsive and easy to use, but you should only buy this wired model if you don't mind keeping your cam close to a wall outlet.
Ring's Stick Up Cam Wired is a fine camera, but better alternatives are out there.