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The week leading up to Valentine’s Day and President’s Day proved to be a boon for online technical sales. A number of Apple products received deep discounts, including the AirPods Pro and the latest iMac. Amazon slashed the prices of most of its Fire tablets, and you can still get the Kindle or Kindle Paperwhite for less as well. In addition, Best Buy’s Presidents’ Day sales have just started and brought a number of new sales to consider from now until Monday. Here are the best deals we found this week you can still get today.
Standard AirPods have dropped to $ 110, which is $ 50 off their normal price. Although they do not have as good sound quality or fit as AirPods Pro, these are still a good option if you have a tighter budget. In addition, they have the same H1 chip inside, so you get the seamless pairing and swapping experience that is unique to Apple headphones and earbuds.
Buy AirPods on Amazon – $ 110
Some colors on the latest iPad Air are down to $ 540, which is a new record low. We consider this to be the best iPad for most people, thanks to solid performance, fast WiFi, good battery life and support for the 2nd generation Apple Pencil.
Buy iPad Air on Amazon – $ 540
Macbook Pro M1
The new MacBook Pro M1 is $ 100 off right now, bringing it down to $ 1199. This laptop came out a few months ago and includes Apple’s new M1 chipset, which we’ve found provides fast performance and excellent efficiency . You can also still get the new Mac mini with the M1 chip for $ 50 less at Amazon, bringing it down to $ 649.
Buy MacBook Pro M1 on Amazon – $ 1,199 Buy Mac mini on Amazon – $ 649
The new 27-inch iMac with 512 GB of storage is on sale for $ 1800, which is $ 200 off its normal price. Apple made SSDs standard on the iMac series with these latest models, and the reduced version has a 3.3 GHz 6-core 10th generation Intel Core i5 processor, 8 GB RAM and a 5K Retina display.
Buy 27-inch Apple iMac on Amazon – $ 1800
Amazon Fire 7 tablet
The Four 7 tablet is still on sale for $ 40, or $ 10 off its regular price. Now is a good time to grab one if you missed it during the holiday trading season when it was last down at this price. While we recommend the Fire HD 8 if you can use a little more, the Fire 7 has a decent 7-inch IPS screen, 2MP front and rear cameras and hands-free Alexa controls.
Buy Fire 7 (16 GB) on Amazon – $ 40 Buy Fire 7 (32 GB) on Amazon – $ 60 Shop Amazon Fire tablet sale
Both Amazon’s Kindle and Kindle Paperwhite are still discounted to $ 65 and $ 95, respectively. These prices are only slightly higher than those we saw during Black Friday. We gave the Kindle a score of 91 for its improved contrast display and smaller, slimmer design, while Paperwhite earned a score of 95 for its waterproof design and new Audible support.
Buy Kindle on Amazon – $ 65 Buy Kindle Paperwhite on Amazon – $ 95
Jabra Elite 45h
Jabra’s entry-level Elite 45h headphones are $ 30 off, bringing them down to $ 70. These are some of the most comfortable earphones you’ll find, and they have an impressive 50 hours of battery life. They may not have active noise reduction, but if you can live without that premium feature, these are solid boxes at a good price.
Buy Jabra Elite 45h on Amazon – $ 70
Samsung Galaxy S21
Amazon has the first sale we have seen on Samsung’s Galaxy S21 smartphones – S21 is $ 100 off, while S21 Plus and S21 Ultra both have $ 200 off. These are some of the best smartphones that Samsung has made too late, so now is a good opportunity to grab one and save money. Amazon also offers half of the excellent Galaxy Buds Pro when you order one of these smartphones.
Buy Samsung Galaxy S21 on Amazon – $ 700 Buy Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus on Amazon – $ 800 Buy Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra on Amazon – $ 1,000
Vizio OLED TVs
Vizio’s 55-inch and 65-inch OLED smart TVs are still on sale for $ 1000 and $ 1500, respectively. These are both 4K smart TVs that support Dolby Vision, HDR10 + and DTS Virtual X surround sound. They also have HDMI 2.1 connections and Vizios ProGaming Engine, which automatically optimizes console game settings.
Buy 55-inch Vizio OLED in best buy – $ 1000 Buy 65-inch Vizio OLED in best buy – $ 1500
EA game sales
A number of classic EA titles (plus a few new ones) are on sale at Amazon for as low as $ 2. These discounts are pretty steep, and they include Dead Space for $ 2, Apex Legends Octane Edition for $ 13, Need for speed heating for $ 15, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order for $ 24 and up. If you’ve been scratching for a new PC game to get lost with, now’s the time to take a few for less.
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Google Nest Audio
Walmart has a good deal on Google’s Nest Audio smart speaker that beats the price of two down to $ 1.70, which is 15 percent of the package’s normal price. Nest Audio is a welcome improvement over Google’s previous smart speakers, and we gave it a score of 87 for its good sound quality (even better when two are paired together for stereo sound), attractive design and practical smart home controls.
Buy Nest Audio (2-pack) at Walmart – $ 170
Arturia software sales
To celebrate its new Sound: unveiled Instagram series, Arturia has discounted its soft synths, effects and sound banks by 50 percent through February 25th. Two of the best deals are on Analog Labs V, which is $ 99 right now and includes 700 new presets, and Pigments, which is also on sale for $ 99, and the company is taking on a virtual super-synth.
Buy Analog Lab V at Arturia – $ 99 Buy Pigments at Arturia – $ 99
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Apple MagSafe charger
Apple’s new MagSafe wireless charger for the latest iPhones is $ 6 off at Amazon, which is a full-time low. It’s not a huge discount, but it’s better than nothing if you’ve been waiting to go wireless with your iPhone 12. The strong magnets will only work with the latest iPhones, but the charger can also turn on older iPhones and AirPods.
Buy MagSafe Charger on Amazon – $ 34
Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 2
The Momentum True Wireless 2 earbuds from Sennheiser are $ 50 off at Amazon, bringing them down to $ 250. That’s only $ 20 more than record low, making this a great price if you wanted some of the best ANC earplugs that the brand has to offer. We gave them a score of 85 for their excellent sound quality, good ANC and small, comfortable design.
Buy Momentum True Wireless 2 on Amazon – $ 250
Logitech Slim Folio (7th and 8th generation iPad)
Logitech’s Slim Folio for iPad makes it much easier to be productive with the disc, and now the model for the 7th and 8th generation iPads is at a record low of $ 84. You get a fairly comfortable keyboard case that connects to the iPad using Bluetooth LE. It will last for a full four years thanks to coin cell batteries (which you can replace) and it has a fixed pen holder that fits the Logitech Crayon or Apple Pencil.
Buy Slim Folio on Amazon – $ 84
HBO Max 6-month subscription
HBO expanded the holiday campaign it ran at the end of last year, so now you can still save 20 percent when you sign up for HBO Max and pay for six months in advance. The final cost for six months is $ 70, which is $ 20 less than the standard price. The offer expires on March 1, so you have a little more time to decide if you want to take the plunge.
Buy HBO Max (six months) – $ 70
Sling Fling free trial
Throughout Valentine’s Day, you can watch live TV for free using Sling TV. No credit card is required to receive this offer – just enter your email and then you can stream live TV from 17:00 ET until midnight every day. If you decide to subscribe, Sling runs another offer that reduces $ 25 off the first month of service, bringing it to just $ 10.
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