AmazonBasics is Amazon’s private label brand that offers alternative products to many competitors in various categories. We've seen AmazonBasics products everywhere from electronic accessories, baking essentials, and even motor oil!
Because AmazonBasics products are priced noticeably lower than the competition, many consumers automatically tend to assume that they're lacking in terms of quality. This is not the case at all - I can say the quality is just as good as name-brand equivalents, and the hundreds of thousands of consumer reviews back that up. I have purchased many AmazonBasic products for my own personal use, and I would definitely purchase them again without hesitation.
The next time you are shopping for an item on Amazon, be sure to check to see if there is an AmazonBasics alternative. You'll save a bunch of cash, and nearly all AmazonBasics products are backed by a 1-year warranty and Amazon's own customer service.
For our first round, we'll focus on household goods. Stay tuned for part 2, where we'll explore tech items, automotive equipment, and travel gear.
AmazonBasics Memory Foam Mattress - 12-Inch, Queen Size (4.3 stars)
It’s no secret that memory foam mattresses tend to cost quite a bit, so it’s definitely nice to see AmazonBasics offer such a highly rated option at an unbelievably low price.
AmazonBasics 7-Piece Bed-In-A-Bag Comforter Bedding Set (4.5 stars)
While you’re at it, why not pick up a bedding set? AmazonBasics offers a range of different patterns in twin, full, and queen sizes, and each is priced extremely reasonably.
AmazonBasics 6-Piece Fade-Resistant Bath Towel Set (4.1 stars)
Bath towels can get surprisingly expensive for what is seemingly a very simple item. This 6-piece set from AmazonBasics costs about as much as you’d expect to pay for a single towel elsewhere.
AmazonBasics Rain Shower Head, 12 Inch (4.2 stars)
It’s hard to find a large rain shower head like this AmazonBasics one at anywhere near the price it’s offered for. If this one is too large for your bathroom, smaller sizes are available.
AmazonBasics Kids Toy Storage Organizer Bins (4.6 stars)
Storage is one of those things that you can never have too much of, especially when it comes to kids and toys. This AmazonBasics set provides both the shelves and the bins, with a pop of color.
Fitness & Outdoors
AmazonBasics Outdoor Zero Gravity Lounge Folding Chair, Black (4.1 stars)
Useful for lounging, relaxing, or otherwise taking a break from your hectic work life. This zero gravity lounge chair is all-day comfortable, and includes Amazon’s 1-year warranty.
AmazonBasics Wood Wobble Balance Board (4.5 stars)
This solid wood wobble board supports up to 500 pounds, and goes a long way towards improving your fitness, balance, and posture. Comes with AmazonBasics’ 1 year warranty.
AmazonBasics Packable Travel Gym Duffel Bag (4.2 stars)
This durable gym bag can collapse into its own outer pocket, making it ideal for travel. When expanded, it’s large enough to carry a days’ worth of workout gear.
AmazonBasics Neoprene Dumbbell Pairs and Sets with Stand (4.6 stars)
With clear, color-coded weight markings, anti-slip neoprene coating, and a hexagonal shape that prevents rolling, these AmazonBasics weight sets cover all the essentials.
AmazonBasics High-Density Round Foam Roller (4.6 stars)
This AmazonBasics foam roller works just as well as other options that cost two or three times as much, so why spend the extra money? Comes in 12, 18, 24, and 36-inch sizes.
AmazonBasics Yoga Blocks, Set of 2 (4.8 stars)
Yoga blocks are supposed to perform a simple task, but quality ones are difficult to find at an affordable price. AmazonBasics offers this pair for what most single blocks sell for.
AmazonBasics Kids Ear Protection Safety Noise Earmuffs (4.5 stars)
Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) results in permanent hearing damage, and comes from mundane sources like mowing the lawn. Protect your kids’ hearing while you can!
AmazonBasics Patio String Light (4.4 stars)
String these up around your patio or deck for background or mood lighting. Since they’re waterproof, you can leave them installed and enjoy the lighting year-round.
AmazonBasics 16-Piece Kitchen Dinnerware Set, White (4.5 stars)
Every home needs a dinnerware set, but sometimes it just doesn’t make sense to spend hundreds of dollars on one. Here’s AmazonBasics at its best – high quality but affordable.
AmazonBasics Silicone Baking Mat Sheet, Set of 2 (4.7 stars)
Skip the annoying foil liner next time you bake and try these silicone sheets instead. They’re oven safe up to 480 degrees Fahrenheit, and eliminates the need for extra oil or grease.
AmazonBasics Stainless Steel Portable Electric Hot Water Kettle (4.6 stars)
This 1.0-liter kettle boils water quickly, looks great on the counter, and is backed by AmazonBasics’ 1-year warranty – all without breaking the bank.
AmazonBasics 14-Piece Kitchen Knife Set w/High-Carbon Stainless-Steel Blades (4.3 stars)
Whether you’re looking to replace your own set or need a good housewarming gift for newlyweds, this knife set covers the basics at an amazingly affordable price.
AmazonBasics Stainless Steel Digital Kitchen Scale with LCD Display (4.5 stars)
This kitchen scale goes to 11 (pounds) accurately, and carries the AmazonBasics hallmarks of high quality at an affordable price. Includes two AmazonBasics AAA batteries too!
AmazonBasics 5 Cup Coffee Maker (4.2 stars)
With just a single on/off switch to keep track of, this coffee maker is about as simple as it gets. It comes with a reusable filter, and is covered by AmazonBasics’ 1-year warranty.