The best Cyber Monday deals available now

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Cyber Monday has arrived, bringing with it a deluge of fresh discounts on everything from noise-canceling earbuds to some of our favorite TVs and streaming services.

Cyber Monday is finally upon us. We’ve seen scores of great deals over the past several days, but it appears the official kickoff to Cyber Week is bringing with it a fresh batch of deals — including those on Bose headphones, smart RGB lighting from Govee, and Microsoft’s adorable-yet-capable Xbox Series S. On top of that, many of the best discounts we saw during Black Friday remain, which means it’s still a great time to pick up something for yourself or someone else on your holiday shopping list.

Below, we’ve rounded up the best Cyber Monday deals you can currently get, whether you’re in the market for a 4K OLED, a gaming laptop, or another piece of big-ticket tech that would normally require you to shell out your entire paycheck. We’ve included a number of budget-friendly items, too, just in case you’re looking for chargers, a cheap(er) pair of earbuds, or other essential gadgets to round out your arsenal.

  • You can buy Apple’s new second-gen AirPods Pro at Amazon, Target, and Best Buy for $199.99 instead of $249, which is about their all-time low. Apple’s newest premium earbuds boast better noise cancellation capabilities than their predecessor, as well as swipeable controls and four swappable earbuds. Read our review.

A pair of AirPods in an open charging case

A pair of AirPods in an open charging case

Apple’s latest AirPods Pro take after the last-gen model but include swipe controls and a new H2 chip that allows for improved noise cancellation. They also come with a water-resistant charging case that offers support for Apple’s robust Find My network.

  • Google’s Chromecast with Google TV (4K) is our favorite streaming device, partially because it curates recommendations from your favorite streaming services. It also features support for 4K content and Dolby Vision HDR and is bundled with a remote compatible with Google Assistant. You can currently buy it for around $40 ($10 off) from Amazon, Target, and Best Buy, which matches its all-time low price. Read our review.
  • If you’ve got a beefy laptop like that MacBook Pro and want a quality charger, the Anker 736 Nano II 100W USB-C charger is selling for $59.99 ($25 off) at Amazon when you click the on-page coupon for $5 off. That’s the lowest price yet on this GaN charger that can juice up a power-hungry laptop or a smaller laptop and two other devices simultaneously.
  • The Logitech G502 Hero is a long-standing icon of gaming mice. Normally $49.99, you can currently find the G502 on sale at Best Buy and Amazon for $29.99. The claw-shaped design houses a 25,600 DPI optical sensor and 11 programmable buttons that can be remapped using Logitech’s G software suite. It also weighs 121 grams out of the box and even comes with additional weights that can be added to the base for greater control.

Logitech’s G502 Hero has most of the same features as our top pick for the best gaming mouse, the G502 Lightspeed, except it’s wired. If you’re okay with that, this is an excellent mouse that you can usually find for $50 or less.

  • The SooPii USB-C cable with a built-in power meter can carry up to 100W of output to a phone or laptop and display a live wattage measurement on its small LCD so you know how fast your devices are charging. It’s currently $8.81 for a four-foot cable (when you clip the on-page coupon) on Amazon or $11.19 $10.07 for a 6.6-foot. We can chuckle to ourselves at the brand name all we want, but these things are handy and make a nice little stocking stuffer for fellow nerds. Check out our hands-on with a similar cable.

This USB-C cable supports up to 100W of power output and 480Mbps data transfer speeds via USB 2.0. The built-in power meter also automatically shows the current power draw in watts.

  • Fujifilm’s Instax Mini 11 instant camera is our favorite mostly because it’s fun, easy to use, and takes great photos for the price. It makes for a good present for all ages and is on sale for $59.99 at Target and Best Buy.

Fujifilm’s Instax Mini 11 is the best instant camera for most people. While it lacks more advanced features, the simple instant camera takes good quality shots quickly and easily and offers a built-in selfie mode.

The Kindle Paperwhite e-reader turned on resting on a bunch of analog books.

The Kindle Paperwhite e-reader turned on resting on a bunch of analog books.

Amazon’s new Kindle Paperwhite has a 6.8-inch, E Ink display with adjustable color temperature for nighttime reading. It also boasts a faster processor, additional battery life, IPX8 waterproofing, and — finally — a USB-C port.

  • Sony’s DualSense Wireless Controller is on sale for around $49 ($21 off) at Target and Best Buy. The Dualsense offers support for haptic feedback and USB-C while boasting a maximum of 12 hours of battery life.
  • Our pick for the best auto-emptying robot vacuum, iRobot’s Roomba i3 Plus EVO, is on sale for around $349 ($201 off) at Amazon and Best Buy. The i3 Plus EVO makes cleaning easier and faster thanks to advanced mapping features, so you can tell it to clean certain rooms either through the app or a via a voice assistant like Amazon Alexa.
  • PowerA’s Enhanced Wired Controller, our favorite budget gamepad for Xbox consoles and PC, is on sale for $23.91 (regularly $37.99) in purple from Amazon.

The PowerA Enhanced Wired Controller is a budget-minded wired controller for Xbox and PC that connects via Micro USB and features two customizable buttons on its rear. It’s offered in many different colors and licensed designs.

  • The Ultimate Ears’ waterproof Wonderboom 3 is on sale direct from UE for $69 ($31 off), which is easily one of the compact Bluetooth speaker’s lowest prices to date. The newer model isn’t radically different from its predecessor, but it does offer improved Blueooth range.
  • If you’re looking to smarten up an outlet in your home, Amazon’s apt-titled Smart Plug is currently on sale at Amazon for $12.99 instead of $24.99, matching its best price to date. The inexpensive gadget is a great way to schedule lights and add voice control to appliances that lack smart functionality.
  • Walmart, Target, and Best Buy are currently discounting a Nintendo Switch bundle that includes the standard Switch, a download code for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and a three-month individual subscription to Nintendo Switch Online.

The best headphone and earbud deals

A pair of AirPods in an open charging case

A pair of AirPods in an open charging case

Apple’s latest AirPods Pro take after the last-gen model but include swipe controls and a new H2 chip that allows for improved noise cancellation. They also come with a water-resistant charging case that offers support for Apple’s robust Find My network.

  • You can buy Apple’s new second-gen AirPods Pro for $199.99 at Amazon and Best Buy instead of $249, which is about their all-time low. Apple’s newest premium earbuds boast better noise cancellation capabilities than their predecessor, as well as swipeable controls and four swappable earbuds. Read our review.
  • You can buy Sony’s WF-1000XM4, our favorite noise-canceling earbuds, for around $178 ($102 off) at Amazon, Target, and Best Buy. The wireless earbuds sound fantastic and boast some of the best noise cancellation you can get in a pair of earbuds, not to mention more recent perks like multipoint functionality. Read our review.
  • Samsung’s latest premium noise-canceling earbuds, the Galaxy Buds 2 Pro, are on sale for $179.99 ($50 off) at Amazon, Best Buy, and direct from Samsung in black or purple. If you use Samsung phones, these are one of your best options since they’re very lightweight and comfortable, with excellent sound quality that supports higher 24-bit audio (though only with Samsung phones). Read our review.

Samsung’s excellent-sounding Galaxy Buds 2 Pro introduce support for 24-bit audio and have a lighter, smaller, more comfortable in-ear fit than the first Buds Pros.

  • Apple’s first-gen AirPods Pro with a MagSafe charging case are on sale at Walmart for $159 ($90 off). Even though the second-gen offers better noise cancellation, these buds still tune out noise very well, offer customizable, swappable buds too (albeit only three) and sound terrific. Read our review.

Google’s Pixel Buds Pro are the company’s first earbuds to include ANC. They combine impressive sound, great battery life, and good comfort — all without the connection issues of earlier models.

  • If you prefer a cheaper pair of earbuds, you can currently pick up the Beats Studio Buds at a fresh all-time low of $89.95 ($60 off) at Amazon, Best Buy, and Target. That’s an additional $10 off from deal prices we were already seeing. While they don’t offer particularly great noise cancellation, they still feature good sound quality and USB-C support. Read our review.
  • Normally $199.99, the Beats Fit Pro are currently discounted to $159.95 at Amazon, Best Buy, and Walmart. The comfortable noise-canceling earbuds offer excellent battery life, and while their lack of wireless charging is a bummer, they remain a great choice for Apple users thanks to features like dynamic head tracking for spatial audio and their ability to automatically switch between Apple devices. Read our review.

The Beats Fit Pro earbuds have integrated wing tips that help keep them secure during runs and workouts. They also have excellent noise cancellation, and their sound has just the right amount of bass and kick to keep you motivated.

  • The Bose QuietComfort 45 are currently discounted to around $229 at Amazon, Best Buy, and Target, knocking $100 off their regular price. While the lack of audio support over USB-C is annoying, the noise-canceling headphones remain a comfortable and relatively affordable option for anyone in the market for a good-sounding pair of cans. Read our review.

Bose’s QuietComfort 45 headphones update the company’s popular supremely comfortable design with USB-C, improved noise cancellation, and longer battery life.

  • Bose’s QuietComfort Earbuds II are currently on sale at Amazon, Best Buy, and Target for around $249, which is $50 off and the lowest price we’ve seen on the terrific wireless earbuds. They may lack wireless charging — a shame, given their lofty price tag — but they do feature the best noise cancellation you can get in a pair of earbuds. Read our review.
An overhead image of the Bose QuietComfort Earbuds II on a wood table.

An overhead image of the Bose QuietComfort Earbuds II on a wood table.

With dynamic, rich sound and the best noise cancellation available in true wireless earbuds, the Bose QuietComfort Earbuds are a terrific pick if you want to listen to your music in peace.

  • Amazon has one of our favorite pairs of fitness buds, the Jabra Elite 7 Active (normally $179.99), on sale for $94.99. These earbuds have a special coating that helps keep them planted in your ears during intense workouts.
  • Samsung’s quirky, bean-shaped Galaxy Buds Live are only $49 at Walmart, a $100 discount. If you own multiple Samsung gadgets but don’t like how silicone tips feel in your ears, the open-style Buds Live get you many of the same features and ecosystem benefits as the Galaxy Buds and Buds 2 Pro. Read our review.

The best streaming deals

The Chromecast with Google TV introduces a dedicated remote and new software. It brings together recommendations from all of your streaming services and supports 4K HDR content with Dolby Vision, HDR10, and HDR10 Plus.

Until November 28th at 11:59PM PT, new and returning subscribers can get a year of the ad-supported version of Hulu for $23.88, which works out to $1.99 a month. That’s a steep discount over the normal price for Hulu with ads, which is $7.99 per month or $79.99 per year.

  • New and returning subscribers can sign up for the ad-supported version of Hulu for just $1.99 a month for 12 months so long as they do so before November 28th at 11:59PM PT (or November 29th at 2:59AM ET). Existing Disney Plus and ESPN Plus standalone subscribers can also take advantage of this deal. The ad-supported plan grants members access to all of Hulu’s movies and TV shows, including originals like The Handmaid’s Tale and Prey.
  • HBO Max is currently offering both new and returning customers a three-month subscription to its ad-supported plan for $1.99 instead of $9.99 a month until November 28th. The deal means you’ll get access to shows like Game of Thrones spinoff, House of the Dragon, as well as new films like Don’t Worry Darling and the entire Harry Potter series. As this is the ad-supported plan, however, you’ll not be able to download offline content or stream in 4K UHD.
  • You can buy the Roku Streaming Stick 4Kfor around $24.99 at Amazon, Best Buy, and Target, which is a 50 percent discount. This is a good option if you’re looking for a streaming device that’s simple to use but that also supports Dolby Vision and works with Siri, Amazon Alexa, and Google Assistant. Read our review.
  • New and returning subscribers can get 50 percent off of their first year of Paramount Plus if they subscribe before November 28th. With the discount, you’ll be able to subscribe to the ad-supported Essential plan for $24.99 instead of $49.99 or the ad-free Premium plan for $49.99 instead of $99.99. No matter which of the plans you opt for, you’ll be able to stream a wide range of movies and shows, including Star Trek: Strange New Worlds and Yellowstone spinoff 1883.
  • Amazon’s Fire TV Stick 4K Max is best suited for those embedded in Amazon’s ecosystem. In addition to offering support for Wi-Fi 6, it also works quite nicely with Alexa, so you can easily use the remote for voice commands. You can buy it for $34.99 instead of $54.99 at Amazon, Target, and Best Buy.
  • Until November 28th, you can sign up to stream Peacock Premium for $0.99 a month for a year when you use the promo code “SAVEBIG.”The ad-supported service usually costs $4.99 a month, so this will save you $48 over the course of 12 months. New and existing users who subscribe to Peacock’s freemium tier are eligible for the deal; however, current Peacock Premium and Premium Plus subscribers aren’t.

The best 4K TV deals

The LG C2 is both lighter and brighter than its last-gen predecessor, the C1. It also boasts a “dark room” setting to reduce eyestrain, as well as the ability to log into different user profiles.

  • You can buy LG’s C2 OLED discounted in various configurations.The 55-inch configuration, for example, is available for around $1,297 (about $300 off) at Amazon, Best Buy, and Target. The 4K TV boasts a 120Hz refresh rate like its predecessor but comes with a brighter “Evo” panel and the ability to log into different user profiles.
  • Samsung’s new Frame TV is on sale in the 55-inch configuration for around $998 ($500 off) at Amazon and Best Buy. The 4K TV displays artwork when not in use and features a new anti-glare, low-reflection coating. When turned on, however, the excellent QLED offers a fast 120Hz refresh rate and support for a number of streaming apps.
  • Amazon’s new Fire TV Omni QLED Omni lineup is also on sale. You can buy, for instance, the 65-inch model for $549.99 from Best Buy instead of $799.99. The new TV is capable of displaying similar artwork when not in use and supports Dolby Vision IQ and HDR10 Plus Adaptive alongside two-way video calling.

The Kindle Paperwhite e-reader turned on resting on a bunch of analog books.

The Kindle Paperwhite e-reader turned on resting on a bunch of analog books.

Amazon’s new Kindle Paperwhite has a 6.8-inch, E Ink display with adjustable color temperature for nighttime reading. It also boasts a faster processor, additional battery life, IPX8 waterproofing, and — finally — a USB-C port.

iPad Air

iPad Air

The latest iPad Air retains the iPad Pro-esque redesign of the 2020 model but does away with the A14 Bionic processor in favor of Apple’s lightning-fast M1 chip. It also comes in five colors and boasts a 12MP front-facing camera with support for Apple’s Center Stage feature.

An Echo Dot with Clock on a counter

An Echo Dot with Clock on a counter

The fifth-gen Echo Dot touts a temperature sensor, better sound, and faster response time than the prior model. It can also act as an extender for your Eero Wi-Fi system.

The Nest Mini is Google’s smallest smart speaker, and it can bring Google Assistant to almost any area of your home. You can even mount it to your wall with no additional hardware.

The Sonos Roam SL is a portable speaker as well that lacks microphones but supports stereo pairing with either a second Roam SL or another Roam speaker when you’re streaming music via Wi-Fi.

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  • Vizio’s M-Series 5.1.2 Premium Soundbar is our favorite under $500 and is currently on sale for $349.99 instead of $499.99 at Best Buy. The Dolby Atmos soundbar comes bundled with a subwoofer, wired rear surround speakers, and a backlit remote control for switching between Bluetooth and TV audio settings.
  • The Roku Streambar is a more budget-friendly soundbar that also doubles as a 4K HDR Roku streaming device. You can currently buy it for $79.99 instead of $129.99 at Amazon and Target.
  • You can buy the compact second-gen Sonos Beam for around $359 ($90 off) from Best Buy, Adorama, and Sonos. This is the ideal soundbar for apartments and smaller spaces that also comes with Dolby Atmos support. Read our review.
  • Another excellent Sonos soundbar, the Sonos Arc, is also discounted to around $719 (normally $899.99) from Best Buy and Sonos, and Target. The Sonos Arc is a great soundbar that produces powerful, room-filling audio, whether you’re using it as a standalone device or with auxiliary wireless speakers like the Sonos Sub or Sonos One SL. Read our review.

An image of the front of the Sonos Arc soundbar with a TV in the background.

An image of the front of the Sonos Arc soundbar with a TV in the background.

The Sonos Arc is a powerful Dolby Atmos speaker that also integrates with the company’s multiroom audio platform. With extra capabilities like Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple’s AirPlay 2, it’s a feature-rich soundbar that sounds just as good when playing music.

The Echo Show 8 is the midsize smart display in Amazon’s current Echo lineup and can be used to display the weather, news, calendars, grocery lists, and more. You can also use it to control your smart home devices, watch streaming video, or listen to music. It even supports video calling via Zoom and Amazon’s Alexa calling service.

The best smartwatches and fitness tracker deals

Samsung’s top-of-the line flagship smartwatch has EKG readings, body composition analysis, turn-by-turn navigation, and a new body temperature sensor.

The Galaxy Watch 4 Classic features a nice physical rotating bezel and more third-party support by way of Google’s Wear OS 3. But keep in mind that it’s paired best with a Samsung-made phone.

  • You can buy the new Apple Watch Series 8in the 41mm, GPS-enabled configuration for $349.99 ($50 off) at Amazon. Apple’s newest wearable sports new features like a temperature sensor and crash detection, though, it’s not a huge step up from the like-minded Series 7. Read our review.
  • The new Apple Watch Ultra is $739 ($60 off) at Amazon (with delayed shipping) and Best Buy. The 49mm watch has everything the Series 8 does, along with a titanium case, cellular, multiband GPS, an emergency siren, the Action Button, and the ability to double as a dive computer. It’s also the first Apple Watch with multi-day battery life. This is the one to get for athletes and anyone who likes the best of the best — so long as they don’t mind the big 49mm case.
Side view of Apple Watch with Ocean band at the pool

Side view of Apple Watch with Ocean band at the pool

The Watch Ultra is the most rugged and capable Apple Watch available. It has a thicker, bigger build than the Series 8, precise GPS tracking, and sensors that can measure metrics for diving. It only comes in one size and configuration, and it supports both GPS and LTE.

  • Fitbit’s new Versa 4 sports physical buttons — unlike its predecessor — but shares many of the same features, including built-in GPS, voice assistance, and heart rate monitoring. You can buy it for $149.95 ($80 off) at AmazonTarget, and Best Buy.
  • The brand-new Fitbit Sense 2is on sale for $199.95 instead of $299.99 at Amazon and Best Buy. While not as good as the Google Pixel Watch, the wearable is capable of tracking levels and also comes with built-in GPS. Read our review.
  • The Fitbit Charge 5 is $99.95 (33 percent off) at AmazonBest Buy, and Walmart. If you want a fitness band with more oomph than the Inspire 3, the Charge 5 is a great choice. It’s got built-in GPS, EKG compatibility, a bright OLED screen, NFC payments, and long battery life.
  • If you don’t mind buying an older fitness tracker, the Fitbit Versa 2 is on sale for around $99 instead of $149.99 at Target, Walmart, and Best Buy. The wearable tracks all the metrics you’d expect, including your distance and sleeping habits, while offering support for Fitbit Pay and Amazon Alexa.
  • The Amazfit GTS 4 Mini is a mere $89.99 ($30 off) on Amazon and Best Buy. Amazfit may not be a household name, but they pack a ton of features you normally find at a much higher price point. That includes stress tracking, SpO2 monitoring, Amazon Alexa compatibility, and an additional offline digital assistant. It also uses the more holistic PAI method for gauging your health. We reviewed the Amazfit GTR 4, which is the circular version and shares many of the same features.

The best gaming deals

The official Xbox Wireless Controller has a dedicated share button for saving clips and screenshots and sharing them online, Bluetooth support, and a USB-C port for charging up Microsoft’s play-and-charge rechargeable battery.

  • You can currently buy Microsoft’s Xbox Wireless Controller for $39.99 ($20 off) at Best Buy and Target. The controller comes with Bluetooth support so you can use it with PCs and mobile devices in addition to your Xbox console.
  • Sony’s DualSense Wireless Controller is on sale for around $49 ($20.99 off) at Amazon, Target, and Best Buy. The Dualsense offers support for haptic feedback and USB-C while boasting a maximum of 12 hours of battery life.
  • You can buy Logitech’s G Pro Wireless gaming mouse for $87.99 instead of $129.99 at Amazon. The mouse comes with removable left and right-side buttons and a high 25K DPI sensor.
  • If you’re looking for a mechanical gaming keyboard that’s a little more understated, the Keychron Q2 is available at Amazon for $167.99 (normally $209.99). The Q2 is at 65-percent, RGB-enabled keyboard that’s available with Gateron red, blue, or brown switches. The PCB on the Q2 is also hot-swappable, so you can change out switches if you prefer a different feel.
  • The newer version of that mouse, the Logitech G Pro X Superlight is on sale in black at Amazon for $99.99 ($60 off) at checkout. It no longer has the buttons on the right, but it like the prior model, but it weighs even less (63 grams compared to 80). Its only big downside is that for a newer mouse it sadly has Micro USB instead of USB-C.
  • If that’s out of your price range and you don’t mind a wired mouse, Logitech’s G502 Hero is on sale for $29.99 $34.99 at Amazon instead of $49.99. The G502 offers more buttons than Logitech’s G Pro Wireless gaming mouse, as well as 11 programmable inputs.
  • The new Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X is $55 ($15 off) at Walmart.
  • The going rate for a 128GB Meta Quest 2 these days is $399.99, but you can currently get the VR headset packaged with two of its best games (Beat Saber and Resident Evil 4) for $349.99 at Best Buy and Amazon (with delayed shipping).

This Black Friday bundle includes the VR headset and two games: Beat Saber and Resident Evil 4. This is the first big price cut on the headset since its retail cost increased by $100, likely spurred by the economic recession.

  • Check out this deal on Gigabyte’s 48-inch OLED gaming monitor, which has similar features to the LG C1 and C2 OLEDs, but with a DisplayPort port. It’s $749.99 at Amazon ($730 off its original price), and only $10 more at Newegg — each of which are phenomenal prices on such a feature-packed display.

Gigabyte’s foray into OLED panels is this 48-inch model that has similar features to LG’s pricier C1 and C2, namely its two HDMI 2.1 ports that allow for fast gaming at 4K.

  • Another great gaming monitor deal comes from Amazon, which is selling Samsung’s 32-inch Odyssey G5 that has a 1440p resolution and a 165Hz refresh rate for just $269.99. It normally costs $349.99.
  • Logitech’s new G Cloud gaming handheld has a regular retail price of $349.99 but is discounted to $299.99 at Amazon, and Best Buy. For an even better deal, enter the code BF22USD at Logitech’s site to get it for $249.99. While it can’t play games locally very well, the G Cloud is still a great option for streaming from cloud gaming services like Xbox Cloud Gaming, Steam Link, and Nvidia GeForce Now. Read our review.
Holding Logitech’s G Cloud Gaming Handheld in one hand. It’s displaying the game Fortnite, wherein a character is staring off a cliff into the horizon.

Holding Logitech’s G Cloud Gaming Handheld in one hand. It’s displaying the game Fortnite, wherein a character is staring off a cliff into the horizon.

Logitech’s G Cloud Gaming Handheld is a dedicated way to stream all of your favorite games from platforms like Xbox Cloud Gaming, Steam, and Nvidia GeForce Now.

The Blue Yeti is a tried-and-true USB mic. The well-built device is incredibly easy to use and features onboard controls for simple operation, ensuring you can capture studio-quality sound in your bedroom or home office with ease.

The white Xbox Series S lying horizontally.

The white Xbox Series S lying horizontally.

The Xbox Series S is smaller than the 4K-capable Xbox Series X, but it can still play the same digital games — albeit topping out at 2560 x 1440 QHD resolution.

The best robot vacuum deals

The j7 Plus is good at avoiding obstacles, features good battery life, and includes an auto-emptying docking station. Additionally, iRobot will replace the vacuum for free if it runs over pet waste within the first year of ownership.

  • You can buy theiRobot Roomba j7 Plus alongside a docking bin that automatically empties itself for $599 ($200 off) at Amazon. The robot vacuum is capable of learning the layout of your home and works with both Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. Read our review.
  • Roborock’s S7is our top pick for a robot vacuum that can also mop, and it’s 37 percent off, down to $409.99 at Amazon. That’s a very good price for this reliable robot. It doesn’t have obstacle avoidance, but it does an excellent job of mopping and vacuuming your floors. Read our review.
  • Our pick for the best auto-emptying robot vacuum, iRobot’s Roomba i3 Plus EVO, is on sale for around $349 ($201 off) at Amazon, and Best Buy. The i3 Plus EVO makes cleaning easier and faster thanks to advanced mapping features, so you can tell it to clean certain rooms either through the app or a via a voice assistant like Amazon Alexa.
  • The S7’s AI-powered sibling, the S7 MaxV, is selling for $639.99 at Amazon and is worth considering if you really don’t like having to pick up clutter before you run your robot, as it’s smart enough to avoid socks, cables, and shoes. Both models can also be bought with an auto-empty dock on sale, too.
  • Also, the Ecovacs Deebot X1 OMNI and its massive cleaning station are $550 off at Amazon. It’s still expensive at $999.99, but much more acceptable if you want a bot that can handle most things on its own.

The powerhouse Ecovacs Deebot X1 Omni — a robot vac that can mop, vacuum, empty its bin, refill its tank, and clean and wash its rotating mopping pads, is $550 off, down to $999.99 at Amazon. Read our review.

The best smartphone deals

  • Google’s new Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro smartphones are also available at record-low prices. You can buy the Pixel 7 Pro for $749 ($150 off) at AmazonTarget, and Best Buy in the unlocked, 128GB configuration. We consider it to be one of the best phones on the market thanks to its triple-camera setup and Google’s speedy Tensor G2 chip, not to mention its 6.7-inch 120Hz OLED display. Read our review.

The Pixel 7 Pro includes a reliably good camera system, great daily performance, and a few clever extras thanks to Google’s custom chipset. Best of all, it costs a little less than the average top-tier flagship.

  • Alternatively, you can buy the 6.3-inch Pixel 7 for $499 ($100 off) at Best BuyTargetAmazon, and Google. Although it does feature the same Google-designed Tensor G2 chip, it only offers a 90Hz refresh rate and two cameras as opposed to three. Read our review.
  • On the cheaper Pixel front, it’s very hard to beat the Google Pixel 6A for just $299, marked down from an already reasonable $449. This deal is all over, including Target, Amazon, and Best Buy. Just promise you’ll get the sage color option. Read our review.
  • The Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus is currently on sale at Amazon and Best Buy for $749.99 (normally $999) in multiple colors on Amazon. It’ll presumably be replaced soon by the S23 series later this winter, but it’s a fantastic device that should keep on going for the next several years. Read our review.

The Galaxy S22 Plus features the latest Snapdragon chipset, an excellent 6.6-inch display, three rear cameras including a 3x telephoto, and a great support policy promising up to four generations of Android OS upgrades.

The Moto G Stylus complements its namesake feature with good everyday performance and a big 1080p display, though it doesn’t include 5G connectivity.

The best laptop deals

The new 16-inch MacBook Pro on a table

The new 16-inch MacBook Pro on a table

The new 16-inch MacBook Pro is a creative powerhouse equipped with Apple’s latest silicon. Configurable with either the M1 Pro or M1 Max, the 16-inch screen can be lent out to up to three external displays and a 4K TV simultaneously, thanks to its vast array of ports.

  • An exceptional high-end laptop option, the 16-inch MacBook Pro, is currently discounted to $1,999 at Amazon and $2,099 at Best Buy, down from its usual $2,499. Not only is this M1 Pro device incredibly powerful, but it has the longest battery life we’ve ever seen from a laptop. Read our review.
  • Apple’s redesigned M2-powered MacBook Air is available with 256GB of storage and 8GB of RAM for $1,049 ($150 off) at Amazon.It offers a number of perks, including excellent performance, all-day battery life and MagSafe charging, a great display, and a better 1080p webcam than its predecessor.  Read our review.
  • The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 is $1,199 at Best Buy ($420 off), and it’s the refreshed model of our best gaming laptop from last year — but with weaker RTX 3060 graphics instead of the RTX 3070. Still, we loved a lot of things about this machine — the excellent 165Hz screen, battery life, keyboard, touchpad — and now it’s got a webcam too. You’ll get a Ryzen 9 6900HS processor and the typical 16GB / 512GB memory and storage with this model.
  • If you don’t need a webcam or the most potent GPUs, look no further than the ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 for $899 at Best Buy (save $500). The G14 has been a contender for the best thin gaming laptop three years running, and while we felt this 2021 model was a little overpriced and ran hot in our review, it was still one of the best all-around machines you could buy, with excellent performance, design, and battery life. This one’s got a 60W RTX 3060, Ryzen 7 5800HS, 14-inch 1080p 144Hz, Wi-Fi 6, and the typical 16GB / 512GB in a 3.53-pound chassis.
The Zephyrus G14 open on a table seen from above. The screen displays the ROG logo on a black and white background.

The Zephyrus G14 open on a table seen from above. The screen displays the ROG logo on a black and white background.

The 2021 version of the ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 doesn’t have a webcam and can get a bit hot, but not many laptops balance gaming performance, design, and battery life so well.

  • The Razer Blade 14is one of the lightest and most compact gaming laptops you can buy, outfitted with Razer’s signature style and classy RGB. Normally $2,799.99, it’s currently discounted to $1,999.99 at Newegg and Razer. This model comes with a QHD 165Hz screen to make your games look terrific. Read our review.
  • Speaking of lightweight laptops, if you’re looking for the lightest 17-inch laptop in town, the 2.98-pound LG Gram 17is on sale for $1,699.99 ($400 off) at Adorama. Every year, we’re blown away by just how light this device is, especially for a 17-inch laptop. It also sports great battery life and a nice high-resolution screen. Read our review.
  • We called the Asus ROG Zephyrus G14 “the best laptop for gaming on the go” — as long as you buy the one with AMD’s Ryzen 9 6900HS and RX 6800S graphics. Now, that exact model is on sale for $1,299 at Best Buy (save $350). It’s also got 16GB of DDR5, a 1TB PCIe 4.0 SSD, and a 16:10 2560 x 1600 120Hz screen. It’s one of the most well-rounded machines you can get. It’s even got a webcam this year.
  • While the Surface Pro 9 is now on the market, the Surface Pro 8 is a very similar machine that’s now much easier to find at a discount. The Microsoft Surface Pro 8 with 8GB of RAM, 256GB of storage, a 120Hz screen, and an 11th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, bundled with a black type cover, currently costs $899.99 at Best Buy, B&H, and Adorama. Normally, this bundle would cost $1,349.99. Here’s our review of the Surface Pro 8.

This standing desk has the same footprint and features as the Jarvis Bamboo Standing Desk, but uses an erasable whiteboard as a topper, ensuring you’ve always got a writing surface handy for jotting down anything that comes to mind.

Fujifilm’s Instax Mini 11 is the best instant camera for most people. While it lacks more advanced features, the simple instant camera takes good quality shots quickly and easily and offers a built-in selfie mode.

  • Fujifilm’s Instax Mini 11 instant camera is our favorite mostly because it’s fun, easy to use, and takes great photos for the price. It makes for a good present for all ages and is on sale for $59.99 at Target and Best Buy.
  • The Theragun Mini is a powerful yet quiet massager you can take on the go given its compact size. It’s currently on sale for $149.99 instead of $199 at Amazon, Target, and Best Buy.
  • The Apple Pencil (second-gen) is down to $89 at Amazon, a price that we’ve seen before but remains a good deal. This stylus is compatible only with the most recent two iterations of the iPad Air, the latest iPad Mini, and iPad Pro models dating back to the 2018 redesign that brought the USB-C connector to Apple’s tablet lineup.
  • The SooPii USB-C cable with a built-in power meter can carry up to 100W of output to a phone or laptop and display a live wattage measurement on its small LCD so you know how fast your devices are charging. It’s currently $8.81 for a four-foot cable (when you clip the on-page coupon) on Amazon or $11.19 $10.07 for a 6.6-foot. We can chuckle to ourselves at the brand name all we want, but these things are handy and make a nice little stocking stuffer for fellow nerds. Check out our hands-on with a similar cable.

This USB-C cable supports up to 100W of power output and 480Mbps data transfer speeds via USB 2.0. The built-in power meter also automatically shows the current power draw in watts.

  • If you’ve got a beefy laptop like that MacBook Pro and want a quality charger, the Anker 736 Nano II 100W USB-C charger is selling for $59.99 ($25 off) at Amazon when you click the on-page coupon for $5 off. That’s the lowest price yet on this GaN charger that can juice up a power-hungry laptop or a smaller laptop and two other devices simultaneously.
  • The Zendure 26,800mAh Super Tank Pro portable battery pack is normally $229.99, but it’s on sale at Wellbots for $135.69. It can charge gadgets (or be charged) at up to 100W with one of its four USB-C charging ports. Read our review.

The SuperTank Pro has a 26,800mAh / 96.48Wh capacity, which is the maximum that you can take on a commercial flight, per FAA rules. It features four USB-C ports, an info-dense OLED panel, and more.

  • A self-heating Ember Mug 2 smart coffee mug makes a great gift for any coffee or tea lover in your life. You can get the 10-ounce version for around $100 ($30 off) at Best Buy Target, or Amazon in black or white, or you can step up to the 14-ounce version for around $120 (also $30 off) at Best Buy Target, or Amazon in those same monochromatic colors.

The Ember Mug 2 is a temperature-controlled smart mug that keeps beverages hot for up to 80 minutes while on battery or all day when sitting on its plug-in coaster. The accompanying iOS and Android apps allow you to dial in a specific temperature, from 120 to 145 degrees Fahrenheit.

  • If you’re looking to smarten up an outlet in your home, Amazon’s apt-titled Smart Plug is currently on sale at Amazon for $12.99 instead of $24.99, matching its best price to date. The inexpensive gadget is a great way to schedule lights and add voice control to appliances that lack smart functionality.
  • Apple’s AirTag Loop is on sale for $10.99 at Amazon instead of $29. Given Apple’s AirTags lack a built-in keychain loop, an accessory like this is necessary to attach the Bluetooth item tracker to suitcases, backpacks, purses, and more.
  • The giant 49-inch Samsung Odyssey G9 ultrawide PC monitor is $899.99 ($600 off) at Amazon and Samsung. It may not have HDMI 2.1 and VRR like the top-of-the-line Neo G9 version, but if you want some excellent bang for your buck in a massive monitor to surround your face with beautiful pixels, it’s hard to look away from this deal. Read our review.
Samsung Odyssey G9

Samsung Odyssey G9

The Samsung Odyssey G9 is a gargantuan 48.8-inch PC monitor with 32:9 aspect ratio and fast 240Hz refresh rate. It lacks HDMI 2.1, but it can do the multitasking job of three monitors.

  • Best Buy and Target are selling the GoPro Hero 8 for $229.99 ($70 off). While an older model and not as rugged as some, the 2019 action cam still offers some nice features, including good image stabilization, a number of handy time-lapse modes, and the ability to capture 4K content at up to 60 frames per second. Read our review.

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