With Black Friday only a few weeks away, the deals only seem to get better and better. If you waited until the big day to score a great deal on the new one Apple Watch Series 8Amazon has you covered already. The retailer is currently offering $110 off the 41mm LTE-enabled wearable in blue and redreducing the final sale price to $389. That’s a new low for the flagship wearable, which offers several improvements over the last-generation model, including temperature sensors and car accident detection. If you don’t need the newer features, you can also get the 41mm LTE compatible . to buy Apple Watch Series 7 in blue for $329 instead of $499 at Walmart or in green for $10 more at Best Buy.
The current deal price is excellent, considering the new budget-friendly Apple Watch SE — which we typically recommend for new smartwatch buyers — which costs $299 in the 40mm LTE-ready configuration. For just $30 more (or $90 more if you opt for the Apple Watch Series 8) you get a better wearable that’s ideal for use with Apple’s Family Setup feature, which lets parents control which apps their kids use, who she can message, and more. Both watches also have a larger always-on display than the SE, along with more advanced sensors. Read our Apple Watch Series 8 and Apple Watch Series 7 reviews.
As the days get colder, heating costs are rising. If you want to save money, you may want to invest in a competent smart thermostat like Google’s latest Nest Learning Thermostatthat is for sale at Wellbots for $179 ($70 off) until November 30th when you use the promo code VERGETHERMO.
Google’s Nest Learning Thermostat offers some useful features, such as the ability to go into a power-saving mode when you’re not at home. It is also customizable from afar using the mobile app and, best of all, it doesn’t take much effort to use as it is able to learn your habits and preferences.
Switching from smart thermostats to gaming accessories, 8BitDo’s Media Remote (Long Edition) for Xbox is for sale at Amazon now for $19.80 instead of $24.99. While not an all-time low, it’s one of the best prices we’ve seen recently for the handy accessory, which you can use with the Xbox One and Series X/S consoles. The remote comes with backlit buttons and dedicated shortcuts that make it easier to quickly wake up and navigate your Xbox menu, along with a numeric keypad (something the short edition lacks). Keep in mind that these are infrared remotes, so your Xbox must be placed in plain sight. Read our review.