Google’s Nest Hub smart display is $70 off with a free WiZ smart bulb

We’re way past Black Friday, but the deals are still going strong. first thing last Google Nest Hub has dropped to a new all-time low price of just $39 at Walmart. And besides being a $70 discount, this offer includes a free WiZ smart bulb.

The second-generation Nest Hub is Google’s latest seven-inch smart display. This little portal for the Google Assistant gives you the weather, news updates, and access to streaming music, and makes a great digital photo frame if Google Photos is your cloud photo platform of choice. It’s also a handy smart home controller, as you can use your voice to set timers, watch videos on a Chromecast-connected TV, or turn smart lights on or off. If you snag this deal with the free WiZ bulb, that last one is a bit of a given. The included WiZ bulb isn’t quite as fancy as the colorful Philips Hue options, but it’s a fairly bright 800-lumen soft white bulb that dims and supports smart schedules without the need for a bridge. Read our Nest Hub review.


The second-generation Nest Hub is Google’s smallest smart display, with a 7-inch touchscreen that can automatically adjust to the lighting in your room. New in the latest version is its ability to automatically track your sleep patterns with its Soli radar chip.

the Samsung M8 32 Inch Smart Monitor in an attractive blue and white color scheme it’s on sale for just $399.99 ($300 off) at Amazon. Or, if you prefer it in white, you can get it for $449.99 at Amazon or Best Buy.

This 4K screen is part computer monitor, part smart TV. It has built-in streaming apps and a rechargeable remote to sit back and relax at your desk, but it can also be quite the business with its detachable webcam and two USB-C ports. It can be a bit of a jack of all trades, master of none, but if you don’t have a lot of space in your home and spend a lot of free time streaming video on your laptop, it might make all the sense in the world as a major upgrade to video quality. life. This deal dropping it under $400 makes it an even better value, as it’s the lowest price we’ve seen to date. Just try to remember to get up from your desk once in a while, okay? Read our review.

The M8 on a white desk in the Verge office.


Samsung’s M8 smart monitor doubles as a TV and monitor with a host of features including a detachable webcam, SmartThings hub, and Bluetooth and AirPlay compatibility.

The new, 10th generation iPad it’s on sale for $399 in any of its four cute colors at Best Buy. That’s $50 off the latest “basic” iPad, making it as affordable as ever. However, this iPad is a bit trickier to recommend than most. While it has a competent A14 Bionic processor from the iPhone 12 generation, a webcam on its long side to facilitate landscape-oriented video calls, and USB-C (yes), it also doesn’t have a headphone jack (boo). But the most complicated thing is its price, since it normally sells for $449, $120 more than its predecessor. This $50 discount helps remedy that somewhat, so if you’re feeling compelled to get this mediocre iPad, you’re better off getting the best deal you can get.

A 10th generation iPad in an Apple Smart Folio on a wooden table.


Apple’s 10th generation iPad is the spiritual successor to the previous 9th generation model. However, in exchange for its revised design, landscape-oriented webcam, USB-C port, larger 10.9-inch screen, and faster processor, it ditched the headphone jack and became more expensive.

the The late 2021 9th generation iPad is currently on sale for just $269.99 ($60 off) at Best Buy. While this model has the old chunky bezels and Lightning connector of the iPads of yesteryear, it’s an exceptional value for those who just need the basics. Its A13 Bionic CPU is fine for most people, even today, and it still has the tried-and-true headphone jack and home button with Touch ID. It’s even just as capable when it comes to note-taking, as it’s compatible with the first-gen Apple Pencil just as it is with the newer 10th-gen. I won’t stop anyone from buying the newest 2022 iPad if they want the latest (though let’s not forget the iPad Air exists, too), but you can’t beat the 9th-gen iPad when it comes to value, either.


Apple’s 2021 entry-level iPad has an A13 Bionic chip and a 12 MP front-facing camera that supports Apple’s Center Stage feature. It’s also compatible with the first-generation Apple Pencil and Smart Keyboard and is the only iPad to still have a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Logitech G435 Lightspeed Wireless Gaming Headset is on sale in its stylish white and blue colorway for just $29.99 ($50 off) at Amazon. This is an exceptional value for anyone playing on PlayStation, Nintendo Switch (when docked) or PC consoles. The G435 is our top pick for a cross-platform wireless gaming headset, thanks to its lightweight build and soft, comfortable fit. Plus, at this price, you get 2.4GHz wireless plus Bluetooth, so you can stay connected to your phone and even take a call while you play. It may lack a boom mic for potentially better audio, but beamforming mics work just fine, and you can even use them in public to listen to music without looking like a weirdo. Read our buying guide.


Logitech’s G435 Lightspeed is a lightweight and comfortable wireless gaming headset that won’t break the bank. It is compatible with PlayStation consoles, as well as Nintendo Switch and PC. It’s also Bluetooth-enabled, so you can listen to music or answer calls while you play.

Speaking of gaming, if you play on PC or PlayStation 5, you want your games to run on a fast SSD for the best performance. Quick storage is often expensive, but luckily the 1TB Samsung 980 Pro NVMe M.2 SSD is for sale for $99.99 without heat sink at Amazon and Best Buy or $112 with a heat sink on Amazon. Both are all-time low prices, saving you $60 and $67.99, respectively.

This SSD offers great performance for your games or even as your primary boot drive in a desktop PC. If you own a PS5, you can easily fit it in for more than double your console’s usable storage; just remember that the PS5 requires an SSD with a heat sink, so be sure to spend the extra 12 bucks.


Samsung’s 980 Pro is a fast PCIe 4.0 M.2 SSD that is capable of sequential read speeds of up to 7,000 MB/s and write speeds of up to 5,000 MB/s. These specs make it a great choice for a modern PCIe 4.0-equipped PC or for a PlayStation 5, the latter of which requires a heat sink.

  • the Furbo 360 Dog Camera is $147 ($63 off) on Amazon. This little connected camera rotates to help you keep an eye on your pup while you’re away. It can even dispense treats remotely and let you tell them who’s a good boy through the built-in speaker. Read our guide to home tech holiday gifts.
  • Nintendo’s Zelda and Loftwing Amiibo are just $4.99 ($20 off) for Best Buy’s deal of the day. In addition to being a fun collectible, scanning this figure on a Nintendo Switch while playing The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD gives you easier fast travel in the game, even in a dungeon. It’s a great gift for a Zelda fan in your life for only around five bucks.
  • Another great Best Buy deal of the day is the Samus and EMMI Amiibo Two Pack for $9.99 ($20 discount). scan these in metroid terror on the Switch for additional health and missile upgrades. These Amiibo deals are about as cheap as they come.
  • Garmin Vivomove Sport The hybrid smartwatch is on sale for $149.99 ($30 off) from Garmin or Amazon in mint, black, cocoa, and ivory colors. It’s a very good casual fitness tracker that doesn’t scream tech nerd or fitness fanatic as it mostly looks like a traditional watch and comes in some nice colors. Read our review.

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