Don't Miss Out on Wednesday's Best Amazon Deals

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, July 12.

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GADGETS, TOYS, AND MEDIA

Sony XBR55X900E 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (2017 Model) for $1,298.00 (list price $1,699.99)

TOTU BT-2 V4.1 Bluetooth Headphones Wireless Music Stereo Sports Headset - Red for $19.99 (list price $69.99)

BEFREE SOUND BFS-410 Bluetooth Home Stereo System with USB and SD Slots – Red for $68.14 (list price $105.99)

Shower Radios - Hydro-Beat Illumination. IPX7 portable fully Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker with built in FM Radio and LED mood lights. Rechargeable using micro USB. (Blue and Black) for $31.49 (list price $49.99)

4 Pack Universal Waterproof Case,FITFORT Cell Phone Dry Bag/ Pouch, for iPhone 6 6S Plus/5/5s/5c Galaxy S7/S6/S5/S4 Note3/4 LG G5/G3 Up To 5.5 "(Black+Blue+Orange+Rose Red) for $14.99 (list price $36.99)

Belkin SurgePlus 6-Outlet Wall Mount Surge Protector with Dual USB Charging Ports (2.1 AMP / 10 Watt), BSV602tt for $22.49 (list price $24.99)

Power Banks RAVPower 22000 Portable Charger 22000mAh 5.8A Output 3-Port Battery Pack (2.4A Input, iSmart 2.0 USB Ports, Li-polymer Battery Banks) Portable Battery Charger For Smartphone Tablet – Black for $39.99 (list price $109.99)

Anker Lightning to USB Cable (3ft) for iPhone7/7 Plus 6/6s Plus 5s/5c/5, iPad Pro Air 2, iPad mini 4 3 2, iPod touch 5th gen / 6th gen / nano 7th gen [Apple MFi Certified] (White) for $5.99 (list price $19.99)

SARLAR 3D VR Glasses, virtual reality headset Movie Game For IOS, Android, Microsoft& PC phones Series within 4 - 6.5 Inch for $13.99 (list price $69.99)

KADES Genuine Leather Apple Watch Band 42mm Wristband with Retro Crazy Horse Texture for iWatch All Version (CH, Brown) for $26.99 (list price $30.99)

Huawei Watch Black Stainless Steel with Black Stainless Steel Link Band (U.S. Warranty) for $314.99 (list price $399.99)

Rii RK900 7 Colors Rainbow LED Backlit Mechanical Feeling USB Wired Multimedia Gaming Keyboard for $25.99 (list price $49.99)

KITCHEN

Black Silicone Oven Mitts - 1 Pair of Extra Long Professional Heat Resistant Potholder Gloves - Oven Mitt Set of 2 for $17.97 (list price $30.00)

Artland Berry Basket, White, Set of 4 for $31.35 (list price $57.90)

ThermoPro TP16 Large LCD Digital Cooking Kitchen Food Meat Thermometer for BBQ Oven Grill Smoker Built-in Clock Timer with Stainless Steel Probe for $16.99 (list price $29.99)

27-Piece Cake Decorating Tips Kits, OliveTech Professional Stainless Steel Icing Tip Set Tools with 2 Reusable Silicone Pastry Bag and 2 Reusable Coupler for Cakes Cupcakes Cookies Pastry for $8.99 (list price $24.99)

Bamber Wood Rolling Pin, 11 Inch by 1-1/5 Inch for $8.98 (list price $29.99)

Top Rated Zulay Premium Quality Metal Lemon Lime Squeezer - Manual Citrus Press Juicer for $19.99 (list price $21.99)

Olde Thompson 16-Jar Labeled Orbit Spice Rack Jars & Rack for $36.49 (list price $49.99)

Bellemain Micro-perforated Stainless Steel 5-quart Colander-Dishwasher Safe for $19.50 (list price $34.95)

di Oro Living - Silicone Spatulas - 600ºF Heat-Resistant Spatula - Seamless Design - Pro-Grade Non-Stick Silicone Rubber with Reinforced Stainless Steel S-Core Technology (3-Piece Set, Black) for $27.97 (list price $39.95)

Stainless Steel Mixing Bowls by Finedine (Set of 6) Polished Mirror Finish Nesting Bowls, ¾ - 1.5 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 8 Quart - Cooking Supplies for $22.95 (list price $39.95)

Oster CKSTWF2000 Belgian Waffle Maker, Stainless Steel for $17.01 (list price $23.99)

Circulon Teakettles Sunrise Whistling Teakettle, 1 1/2-Quart, Navy Blue for $19.99 (list price $40.00)

HOME

InnoGear Real Bamboo Essential Oil Diffuser Ultrasonic Aromatherapy Diffusers with 7 LED Colorful Lights and Waterless Auto Shut-off for $27.99 (list price $79.99)

Premium Velvet Hangers Heavy duty - 50 Pack Clothes Hangers - Non slip Black Suit hangers - Clothes Hanger Hook swivel 360 - Ultra Thin for $19.99 (list price $49.99)

Collapsible Storage Bin Basket [3-Pack] EZOWare Rectangular Foldable Canvas Fabric Tweed Storage Cube Bin Set With Handles - Brown for $28.99 (list price $49.99)

Hand Crafted] HemingWeigh Himalayan Round Crystal Rock Salt Votive Candle Holder for $9.99 (list price $19.99)

Honey-Can-Do HMP-02108 Steel Canvas Rolling Laundry Hamper, Chrome for $15.99 (list price $85.99)

AUKEY Table Lamp, Touch Sensor Bedside Lamp + Dimmable Warm White Light & Color Changing RGB for $24.99 (list price $35.99)

Foremost 340001 Modular 5-in-1 Shelf Cube Storage System, White for $95.26 (list price $192.44)

AcuRite 75100 Oversized LED Clock with Indoor Temperature, Date and Fold-Out Stand, 18" for $44.35 (list price $69.99)

T4U 7CM Ceramic Six Sizes Sucuulent Plant Pot/Cactus Plant Pot With Bamboo Tray White Package 2 by T4U888 for $19.86 (list price $19.86)

Love-KANKEI Wood Picture Photo Frame for Wall Decor 26×29 inch - With 30 Clips & Ajustable Twines - Collage Artworks Prints Multi Pictures Organizer & Hanging Display Frames for $14.99 (list price $25.99)

Oceanstar M1170 Contemporary Wooden Magazine Rack, Espresso for $22.25 (list price $39.99)

Noritake Kona Wood 3-3/4-Inch Coasters, Set of 4 for $8.49 (list price $14.50)

HEALTH AND BEAUTY

Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Body Mist Sunscreen, Broad Spectrum Spf 30, 5 Oz. for $7.47 (list price $10.99)

Shaveology Advanced 2-in-1 Anti-Aging After Shave Balm lotion Infused with Golden Seaweed, 4oz for $14.97 (list price $40.00)

Aveeno Positively Nourishing Antioxidant Infused Moisturizing Body Wash, 16 Oz for $4.59 (list price $10.49)

Paul Mitchell Lavender Mint Moisturizing Conditioner, Hydrating and Calming, 33.8-ounce for $28.00 (list price $37.99)

Fento Badger Hair Shaving Brush and Chrome Razor Stand Shaving Set for $13.87 (list price $59.99)

Imperial Barber Grade Products Classic Pomade, 6 Oz. for $20.16 (list price $22.00)

Braun Series 7 790cc Cordless Electric Foil Shaver for Men with Clean and Charge Station - Packaging May Vary for $154.32 (list price $289.99)

Eye Cream Moisturizer (1.3 oz) 94% Natural Anti Aging Skin Care for $16.99 (list price $40.99)

XARA Professional 2” infrared ceramic FLAT IRON Hair Straightener Dual voltage 110/220v for $31.99 (list price $99.99)

All Natural Activated Charcoal Facial Cleanser, Organic Acne Treatment, Sensitive Face Wash, Pore Minimizer & Skin Rejuvenation for Purifying Skin with Aloe Vera Gel and Coconut Oil Extract, Women Men for $15.99 (list price $35.00)

Tom's of Maine Natural Deodorant Stick, Unscented, 2.25 Ounce, Pack of 6 for $23.16 (list price $40.41)

Listerine Cool Mint Listerine Antiseptic Mouthwash (2 X 1.5lt) for $12.91 (list price $17.99)

OFFICE, SCHOOL, AND CRAFTS

Misslo Mail Organizer Wall Mount Over the Door Magazine Storage (4 Pockets, Black) for $9.45 (list price $24.99)

BIC Round Stic Xtra Life Ball Pen, Medium Point (1.0 mm), Black, 36-Count for $4.99 (list price $8.96)

Safco Products 3243BL Onyx Mesh Solid Top Vertical Hanging Desk Storage, Black for $31.55 (list price $52.00)

Screen Cleaner Kit - Best for LED & LCD TV, Computer Monitor, Laptop, and iPad Screens – Contains Over 1,572 Sprays in each Large 16 ounce Bottle – includes Premium Microfiber Cloth for $16.95 (list price $19.95)

Rite in the Rain All-Weather Tactical Field Notebook, 4 5/8" x 7", Tan Cover, Universal Pattern with Reference Materials (No. 980T) for $16.72 (list price $25.93)

U Brands Tape Dispenser, Wire Metal, Copper for $5.22 (list price $8.99)

Timekeeper Desktop Swivel Clock for Desk | Shelf | Tabletop, Black Frame w/ White Face for $14.68 (list price $19.99)

BirdRock Home Seagrass Rolling File Cabinet for $84.99 (list price $99.99)

Scotch Precision Ultra Edge Titanium Scissors, 8 Inch, 3-Pack (1458-3AMZ) for $16.59 (list price $25.62)

iDream365(TM) 2017 New Hard Protective EVA Carrying Case/Bag/Pouch/Holder for Executive Fountain Pen,Ballpoint Pen,Stylus Touch Pen-Black for $36.99 (list price $36.99)

HP OfficeJet Pro 6968 Wireless All-in-One Photo Printer with Mobile Printing, Instant Ink ready (T0F28A) for $92.45 (list price $149.99)

Brother HL-L2340DW Compact Laser Printer, Monochrome, Wireless, Duplex Printing, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled for $99.99 (list price $119.99)

OUTDOORS, GARDEN, AND SPORTS

Takeya Originals Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle, 40 oz, Black for $30.76 (list price $34.99)

Miracol Hydration Bladder 2 Liter 70 oz Water Reservoir - with Insulated Flow Tube for Hiking, Cycling, Climbing, Backpack for $11.99 (list price $26.99)

Venture Pal Ultralight Lightweight Packable Foldable Travel Camping Hiking Outdoor Sports Backpack Daypack (Black) for $20.99 (list price $68.99)

Coleman 70 Quart Xtreme Cooler for $48.53 (list price $89.99)

Reehut 1/2-Inch Extra Thick High Density NBR Exercise Yoga Mat for Pilates, Fitness & Workout w/ Carrying Strap (Grey) for $19.99 (list price $39.99)

Best Sports Water Bottle - 32oz Large - Fast Flow, Flip Top Leak Proof Lid w/ One Click Open - Non-Toxic BPA Free & Eco-Friendly Tritan Co-Polyester Plastic (GRAY) for $21.95 (list price $37.95)

RainLeaf Antibacterial Microfiber Towel, Small (16 x 32 inches), Orange for $8.85 (list price $10.70)

Coleman Pack-Away Deluxe Kitchen for $97.99 (list price $145.99)

Jobe’s Organics All Purpose Fertilizer with Biozome, 4-4-4 Organic Fast Acting Granular Fertilizer for All Plants, 4 pound bag for $7.75 (list price $15.99)

ikris Garden Hose Nozzle 10-Pattern Metal No-Squeeze Sprayer for $19.99 (list price $39.99)

COBANA Patio Table Market Umbrella with Push Button Tilt and Crank 8 Steel Ribs Beige for $54.99 (list price $149.99)

Philonext Garden Gloves with Claws Fingers - Uniex Gardening Genie Gloves with 8 Claws for Digging, Planting, Flowers Pruning & More for $9.98 (list price $32.99)

Orbit Hose-End 58674N 36-Inch 9-Pattern Turret Wand with Ratcheting Head for $15.99 (list price $19.99)

Toro 51585 Power Sweep Electric Leaf Blower, 7 Amp 2-Speed for $34.97 (list price $48.70)

TOOLS

IRWIN Tools Combination Square, Metal-Body, 6-Inch (1794468) for $7.22 (list price $12.22)

EvHenGO - 500 pcs Premium Black Cable Ties 4+6+8+10+12-inch - Durable Single-Use Self-Locking Zip Ties for Indoor and Outdoor Use - Small, Large, Long, Thick, Temperature Resistant - Flexible Support for $13.99 (list price $18.29)

Stanley 84-079 6-Piece Bi-Material Mini Plier Set for $12.99 (list price $14.77)

AmazonBasics 16/3 Vinyl Outdoor Extension Cord - 50 Feet (Orange) for $14.99 (list price $16.99)

Leatherman - Squirt PS4 Multi-Tool, Red for $32.95 (list price $41.40)

Stanley 51-167 22-Ounce FatMax Xtreme AntiVibe Rip Claw Framing Hammer for $26.50 (list price $32.99)

Stanley 11-921L 50-Pack Heavy Duty Utility Blades with Dispenser for $5.49 (list price $7.11)

PIXNOR Tweezers 7-piece Precision Anti-static ESD Stainless Steel Tweezers for Electronics, Jewelry-making, Laboratory Work, Hobbies for $10.99 (list price $19.99)

HomeRight C800952.M Paint Stick EZ-Twist Paint Roller Applicator for $24.98 (list price $42.35)

3M 19015ES-CC 3-2/3 by 9-Inch Fine Grit Aluminum Oxide Paint, Wood, Metal Sandpaper, 9-Pack for $2.47 (list price $7.97)

TEKTON 3361 36-Inch Jumbo Bent Tip Pry Bar for $32.99 (list price $37.99)

Take Advantage of Amazon's Early Black Friday Deals on Tech, Kitchen Appliances, and More

Amazon
Amazon

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Even though Black Friday is still a few days away, Amazon is offering early deals on kitchen appliances, tech, video games, and plenty more. We will keep updating this page as sales come in, but for now, here are the best Amazon Black Friday sales to check out.

Kitchen

Instant Pot/Amazon

- Instant Pot Duo Plus 9-in-115 Quart Electric Pressure Cooker; $90 (save $40) 

- Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron Signature Sauteuse 3.5 Quarts; $180 (save $120)

- KitchenAid KSMSFTA Sifter with Scale Attachment; $95 (save $75) 

- Keurig K-Mini Coffee Maker; $60 (save $20)

- Cuisinart Bread Maker; $88 (save $97)

- Anova Culinary Sous Vide Precision Cooker; $139 (save $60)

- Aicook Juicer Machine; $35 (save $15)

- JoyJolt Double Wall Insulated Espresso Mugs - Set of Two; $14 (save $10) 

- Longzon Silicone Stretch Lids - Set of 14; $13 (save $14)

HadinEEon Milk Frother; $37 (save $33)

Home Appliances

Roomba/Amazon

- iRobot Roomba 675 Robot Vacuum with Wi-Fi Connectivity; $179 (save $101)

- Fairywill Electric Toothbrush with Four Brush Heads; $19 (save $9)

- ASAKUKI 500ml Premium Essential Oil Diffuser; $22 (save $4)

- Facebook Portal Smart Video Calling 10 inch Touch Screen Display with Alexa; $129 (save $50)

- Bissell air320 Smart Air Purifier with HEPA and Carbon Filters; $280 (save $50)

Oscillating Quiet Cooling Fan Tower; $59 (save $31) 

TaoTronics PTC 1500W Fast Quiet Heating Ceramic Tower; $55 (save $10)

Vitamix 068051 FoodCycler 2 Liter Capacity; $300 (save $100)

AmazonBasics 8-Sheet Home Office Shredder; $33 (save $7)

Ring Video Doorbell; $70 (save $30) 

Video games

Sony

- Marvel's Spider-Man: Game of The Year Edition for PlayStation 4; $20 (save $20)

- Marvel's Avengers; $27 (save $33)

- Minecraft Dungeons Hero Edition for Nintendo Switch; $20 (save $10)

- The Last of Us Part II for PlayStation 4; $30 (save $30)

- LEGO Harry Potter: Collection; $15 (save $15)

- Ghost of Tsushima; $40 (save $20)

BioShock: The Collection; $20 (save $30)

The Sims 4; $20 (save $20)

God of War for PlayStation 4; $10 (save $10)

Days Gone for PlayStation 4; $20 (save $6)

Luigi's Mansion 3 for Nintendo Switch; $40 (save $20)

Computers and tablets

Microsoft/Amazon

- Apple MacBook Air 13 inches with 256 GB; $899 (save $100)

- New Apple MacBook Pro 16 inches with 512 GB; $2149 (save $250) 

- Samsung Chromebook 4 Chrome OS 11.6 inches with 32 GB; $210 (save $20) 

- Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 with 13.5 inch Touch-Screen; $1200 (save $400)

- Lenovo ThinkPad T490 Laptop; $889 (save $111)

- Amazon Fire HD 10 Tablet (64GB); $120 (save $70)

- Amazon Fire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet (32 GB); $130 (save $70)

- Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8 inches with 32 GB; $100 (save $50)

Apple iPad Mini (64 GB); $379 (save $20)

- Apple iMac 27 inches with 256 GB; $1649 (save $150)

- Vankyo MatrixPad S2 Tablet; $120 (save $10)

Tech, gadgets, and TVs

Apple/Amazon

- Apple Watch Series 3 with GPS; $179 (save $20) 

- SAMSUNG 75-inch Class Crystal 4K Smart TV; $998 (save $200)

- Apple AirPods Pro; $169 (save $50)

- Nixplay 2K Smart Digital Picture Frame 9.7 Inch Silver; $238 (save $92)

- All-New Amazon Echo Dot with Clock and Alexa (4th Gen); $39 (save $21)

- MACTREM LED Ring Light 6" with Tripod Stand; $16 (save $3)

- Anker Soundcore Upgraded Bluetooth Speaker; $22 (save $8)

- Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote; $28 (save $12)

Canon EOS M50 Mirrorless Camera with EF-M 15-45mm Lens; $549 (save $100)

DR. J Professional HI-04 Mini Projector; $93 (save $37)

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The Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals on Electronics, Clothing, Kitchen Products, and More

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Sure, you can go to the usual spots like Amazon and Walmart for Black Friday, but you'd be missing out on so many great deals from a range of different online shops. If you're curious about branching out, check out some of the best bargains we found below. This list will be updated through Cyber Monday, so keep checking back for more sales. 

Moosejaw

The North Face/Moosejaw

Start prepping for your favorite outdoor winter activities with Moosejaw. During the brand's Thanksgiving sale, get 30 percent off products from The North Face, Columbia, Marmot, and more. You can also get a gift card until December 6 when you spend more than $99 and use the code FREEMONEY2020. On Cyber Monday, get 50 percent back in Moosejaw Reward Points on purchases with the code CYBERTURKEY.

iRobot

iRobot

The robot vacuum company iRobot is offering great deals this holiday season. Starting now, you can get $200 off select iRobot Roomba Robot Vacuums. The company is also taking $20-$100 off mops and up to $50 off coding robots. If you are looking to get both a vacuum and mop, make sure to check out the exclusive bundles to save up to $380. Orders over $29.99 get free shipping. 

ShopDisney

Disney/ShopDisney

If you want to bring the wonderful world of Disney home, ShopDisney's Magical Savings Event is offering 40 percent off from now until November 29. From November 25 at 3 p.m. PT until November 27, you'll also get an extra 20 percent off sitewide. Then, starting November 29, ShopDisney is offering tiered discounts: so, when you spend $50, you'll get 15 percent off; spend $75 and get 20 percent off; spend $100 and get 25 percent off; or spend $150 and get 30 percent off. 

Hot Topic

Funko/Hot Topic

Hot Topic has already started its Black Friday sale online, which includes deals on Funko Pops (buy two, get one free), pajamas, T-shirts, collectibles, and plenty more. These prices are valid through November 29.

CBS All Access

Looking to catch up on the new show Star Trek: Picard or watch the first 10 seasons of RuPaul's Drag Race? Then CBS All Access is where you should be heading. Get one free month by using the code TURKEY at checkout. This deal is available until November 30.

Gap

Gap

For those looking to add some great items to their wardrobe this winter, the Gap is offering 50 percent off sitewide, plus an extra 10 percent off when you use the code GAPFRIDAY at checkout through November 28.

Outdoor Voices

Outdoor Voices

Get 50-70 percent off select styles from Outdoor Voices, one of the premier sportswear and athleisure brands. New customers will also get an additional 20 percent off orders over $100. The sale runs through November 26. 

Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone

Ever wished you'd learned a second language but never had the time to do it? Rosetta Stone makes it easy with its online language-learning programs which are now discounted for Black Friday. Get a three-month subscription for just $12 per month, a 12-month subscription for $8 per month, or unlimited lifetime access for a one-time payment of $189. Make sure to take advantage of these deals before they disappear on December 6. 

Coursera

Coursera

If you've been looking to expand your horizons a bit, check out Coursera's Black Friday deals. Until December 4, you can nab a free course focused on creative exploration and personal growth, like the Modern and Contemporary Art and Design class from the MoMa or the Science of Well-Being class from Yale University.

Wayfair

GE Appliances/Wayfair

For those looking to spruce up their home for the holiday, check out Wayfair's Black Friday Salewhere you can get up to 80 percent off major items like GE appliances and rugs. Wayfair is also holding its annual Holiday Sale, featuring up to 60 percent off almost everything from holiday decorations to outdoor furniture.

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