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Amazon’s Cyber Monday deals on Echo, Fire TV, and more

It’s Cyber Monday and Amazon has dropped prices on a number of its products, discounting devices from its Kindle, Fire, and Echo lines. Here’s a quick breakdown of what’s available for Amazon. There are some great bargains to be had, including Fire TV options for half their normal price!

Tablets Amazon Fire 7 Tablet: $ 30 ($ 20 OFF) Amazon Fire 7 Kids Edition Tablet: $ 60 ($ 40 OFF) Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet: $ 50 ($ 30 OFF) Amazon  [Read More…]

Try Amazon’s Fire for Kids Unlimited on Cyber Monday for just £1!

Amazon’s Fire tablets are perfect for the kids with their durability, low price and the most excellent child-friendly mode. The meat behind the last of those is Fire for Kids Unlimited and right now you can sign up on Cyber Monday for three months for just £0.99.

Kid friendly Amazon Fire for Kids Unlimited

99p for three months

New subscribers to Fire for Kids Unlimited can get their first three months at a grand total of just  [Read More…]

Amazon’s super useful and ultra-cheap Echo Flex is now available to buy

Alexa is flexing her way into every space in your home.

What you need to know The Echo Flex is now available and shipping for $ 25. Echo Flex accessories like a nightlight and motion sensor are also now available for $ 15 each. The Echo Flex is a plug-and-play Echo for any space and is the cheapest Echo device.

Amazon announced dozens of new products back in September at its annual event, and arguably the most  [Read More…]

Amazon’s ‘Happy HoliDeals’ promo is in full swing, start saving right now

One of the best parts about Black Friday is that the sales literally take place all over, from online retail giants to little mom and pop shops in your local town. Years ago, everyone went to retail stores and spent the day bouncing from one place to the next to try and finish their holiday lists, but now you can do all the same shopping online.

With one-day shipping on millions of items, huge discounts, Lightning deals, and more, Amazon  [Read More…]

Amazon’s new Echo Dot crushes the Google Home Mini

With hundreds of hours of smart speaker testing under our collective belts, we can confidently recommend the best hardware and software for your needs.

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd gen)

Tiny and LOUD

$ 50 at Amazon

Pros Incredibly good speakers for its size Great microphones 3.5mm output for bigger speakers Cons Alexa isn’t the best system out there

Amazon has refined its smart speaker design and doubled down on audio quality to make a great  [Read More…]

How does Logitech’s Circle 2 compare to Amazon’s Cloud Cam?

Logitech Circle 2

Top Choice

$ 152 via Amazon

Pros Compatible with Alexa, Google Assistant, and HomeKit High-quality video and two-way audio Easy setup with multiple mounting options App is easy to use Cons Per-camera subscription model Poor support for IFTTT Night vision could be better Lacks audio detection

If there’s one thing Logitech knows how to do, it’s make a great camera. Though its subscription model is a bit rough on the wallet, especially  [Read More…]

Amazon’s big Black Friday sales on its hardware kick off November 22

November is already here, which means that Black Friday will be here before we even know it. There are already a ton of deals to be had, including a bunch of ‘Happy HoliDeals’ offers that are running right now, but Amazon has just taken the wraps off of some upcoming plans. Amazon sells tons of its own first-party hardware, and now we finally know when we can expect to see it going on sale, as well as how much it  [Read More…]

YouTube TV is finally available on Amazon’s Fire TV

Amazon and Google have had a tenuous relationship over the past few years. From pulling each others apps from Fire TVs and Android, to not having Google products on Amazon and vice versa on Google Shopping, the companies are frenemies to the Nth degree. One such casualty has been YouTube TV on Fire TV devices, but that wait is now over as Google brings its live TV offering to Amazon’s streaming platform.

Much like the regular YouTube app a few  [Read More…]

Amazon’s Sidewalk Wi-Fi announcement creates more questions than it answers

If it wants to replace an existing and very successful standard, Amazon had better be prepared to do a lot of the hard work.

In its 2019 hardware event, Amazon announced a new mid-range wireless protocol for Internet of Things devices called Sidewalk. It uses the 900MHz spectrum, has a potential range of one mile, and can be used to carry over the air updates. It’s also a mesh network, which means as long as two or  [Read More…]

The Echo Buds, Amazon’s first truly wireless earbuds, cost $129

Pre-orders are open right now.

What you need to know The Echo Buds are Amazon’s first truly wireless earbuds. You’ll get hands-free Alexa, 5 hours of battery life, and “world-class” noise reduction. Echo Buds are available for pre-order now for $ 129.

There have been long-standing rumors that Amazon would be diving into the wireless earbud game at some point soon, and during the company’s massive hardware event on September 25, that’s exactly what happened. Ladies and  [Read More…]