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Spent all weekend relaxing? Good, because now it's time to get down to business — specifically the business of taking advantage of Prime Day tech deals. Take out your wish list and check it twice. What have you been waiting on? Now's the moment to grab it, whether it's that big-screen TV, that cushy pair of headphones or that new smart-home component. These price drops are epic.
We've gathered the very best Prime Day tech deals on everything from Apple AirPods to Nintendo video games to Lenovo laptops and beyond. More good news: Amazon will give you free shipping on everything here. And if you have Amazon Prime, you’ll get even more — access to new movies and TV shows, discounts at Whole Foods and two-day shipping on many, many items. Not yet a member? Why not? You can sign up for your free 30-day trial here.
Read on for the Prime Day tech deals calling your name.
Best TV deals
Instant access to Netflix, HBO Max, Hulu, YouTube, Disney+, Prime Video and so much more will soon be yours. Alexa is included in the remote, so browsing will be a snap. Shoppers are just as shocked by the quality of this TV as we are by this incredible price!
“I am honestly very pleasantly surprised with how much I like this TV,” wrote a delighted shopper. “As far as clarity goes, I believe 720p is plenty for this screen size.... I have been very pleased with the Wi-Fi reception of the built-in Fire TV. It actually works a lot better than the USB-plug-in external fire sticks, for whatever reason.”
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Best headphone and earbud deals
Sometimes, we get really lucky, and a big name drops the price on luxe headphones for Prime Day. Well, this is one of those times! These wireless Sony WH-CH710N Noise-Canceling Headphones are on sale for just $78 — that’s a whopping $122 off! Don't you feel whopped? Shop now and save 61 percent — this is the lowest price we’ve ever seen on these top-rated cans!
The wireless headphones feature the crisp, clear audio you expect from Sony. Their Dual Noise Sensor Technology blocks out nearly all background and ambient distractions. No humming from your air conditioner or thrum from the washing machine — it’s just you and your music! Any birthdays coming up? These make an impressive gift (they’ll think you spent a fortune).
“The Sony headphones are perfect. They sync easily and the sound is clear,” raved a solace-seeking husband and dad. “The noise-canceling feature is great and often annoys my wife and kids when I can't hear them. These are very comfortable....The charging is quick and the battery life is very good.”
Shop more headphone and earbud deals below:
Echo Buds, $80 (was $120), amazon.com
Apple AirPods Max, $499 (was $549), amazon.com
Apple AirPods Pro, $197 (was $249), amazon.com
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus, $100 (was $150), amazon.com
Jabra Elite Active 65t Earbuds, $60 (was $97), amazon.com
Best gaming deals
It’s time to join a mayhem-fueled thrill ride — at 60 percent off! In Borderlands Legendary Collection for Nintendo Switch, you’re whisked away to the planet Pandora, where you'll be tasked with stopping the Calypso twins from getting all the bandit clans together and claiming ultimate power in the galaxy. Shoot, loot and role-play your way through the high-stakes action and collect a whole boatload of gadgets along the way.
This is the Legacy Edition, which includes all three games and DLC (downloadable content), is packed with new missions and stories, and more pillaging and power-ups.
"It's so awesome to be able to play Borderlands on a handheld system," raved a delighted gamer. "After about 100 hours in each game so far, All three run silky smooth with no hiccups. The gameplay is just how I remember it on the xbox 360 and I love it. I highly recommend this collection..."
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Luna Gaming Controller, $49 (was $70), amazon.com
Mafia: Definitive Edition (PS4), $30 (was $40), amazon.com
BioShock: The Collection, $20 (was $50), amazon.com
NBA 2K21 (Xbox Series X), $30 (was $70), amazon.com
Godfall (PS5), $42 (was $70), amazon.com
Runmus Gaming Headset, $15 (was $25), amazon.com
Outriders Day One Edition (PS5), $45 (was $60), amazon.com
Immortals Fenyx Rising (PS5), $30 (was $60), amazon.com
Best smartphone and tablet deals
How 'bout another half-price sale? Coming right up! On sale for $45 (was $90), the Fire HD 8 has a brilliant eight-inch HD display and works with Amazon Prime Video and Amazon Music as well as hundreds of social media apps, games, and more. With its 10-hour battery life, this baby supports binge-watching.
“This HD 8 boots up extremely fast. The screen movement is very smooth,” wrote a delighted tablet user. “I own an HD 10 but I like this better because the size makes it easier to hold and maneuver.... I had a concern about the sound quality, but the sound quality is very good. The charge time is fast and the battery holds a charge for a long time.” And the price? Ridiculous.
Shop more smartphone and tablet deals below:
Fire HD 8 Plus, $65 (was $110), amazon.com
Fire HD 10, $80 (was $150), amazon.com
Fire HD 10 Plus, $110 (was $180), amazon.com
Kindle, $55 (was $90), amazon.com
Kindle Paperwhite, $80 (was $130), amazon.com
Kindle Oasis, $185 (was $250), amazon.com
Moto G7 Plus, $140 (was $250), amazon.com
Ulefone Note 9P smartphone, $160 (was $200), amazon.com
Best smart-home deals
With an all-new sphere design, the fourth generation Echo Dot, marked down from $50 to just $25 (we've done the math — that's half off!) for Prime members only, is a small but powerful smart speaker with a glow-light base that can not only channel Alexa but can also stream tunes from Amazon Music, Spotify, Apple Music, Sirius XM and more. It offers clearer, more robust audio quality than earlier iterations. With this dynamo at 50 percent off, there's never been a smarter time to pair it with another Echo Dot to create amazing stereo sound.
Shoppers love the compact dimensions — just 3.5-inches high — which make it great for smaller rooms. "This is exactly what I was looking for," said a happy Amazon shopper. "The sound is loud and clear. Now I am able to hear all online stations with no interference. The design is space-saving, with rubber underneath to prevent sliding."
Shop more smart-home deals below:
Echo Show 5, $45 (was $80), amazon.com
Echo Auto, $15 (was $50), amazon.com
Echo Show 10 (third generation), $190 (was $250), amazon.com
Echo (fourth generation), $60 (was $100), amazon.com
Echo Frames (second generation), $175 (was $250), amazon.com
Echo Show 8 (second generation), $95 (was $130), amazon.com
Fire TV Cube, $80 (was $120), amazon.com
Fire TV Stick 4K, $25 (was $50), amazon.com
eero 6 mesh Wi-Fi router, $83 (was $129), amazon.com
Ring Video Doorbell Wired, $45 (was $60), amazon.com
Ring Spotlight Cam, $150 (was $200), amazon.com
Ring Stick Up Cam, $75 (was $100), amazon.com
Best work-from-home deals
Here in Prime time, the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 is on sale for just $399 (down from $520) — over 20 percent off! If productivity is your game, then this machine came to play (by which we mean work). Its brilliant HD 14-inch LED display makes everything look stellar, from spreadsheets to YouTube videos. And thanks to a speedy and powerful AMD Ryzen 3 4300U Octa-Core Processor paired with 4GB of memory and 128GB of on-board storage, the Flex 5 can handle just about any task you throw at it. The laptop even doubles as a Windows 10 tablet — that's the "Flex" part.
“Amazing laptop, perfect for my everyday needs,” wrote a delighted Walmart reviewer. “Runs fast, touchscreen is awesome and it’s lightweight and small, making travel easy. Extremely durable. Love the ability to use the Lenovo pen, and the tablet mode is such a great feature. Definitely would recommend, especially for the epic price range. Can't compare.”
Shop more work-from-home deals below:
AcePC AK1 Mini PC, $170 (was $190), amazon.com
HP Chromebook 11, $180 (was $260), amazon.com
HP 14-inch Chromebook HD, $238 (was $259), amazon.com
SoQool Laptop Stand, $20 (was $90), amazon.com
The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.
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