Tag Archive: Gear


One UI update rolling out to Galaxy Watch, Gear S3, and Gear Sport

The update includes battery optimizations and outdoor swim tracking.

What you need to know The One UI update is rolling out to the Galaxy Watch, Gear S3, and Gear Sport. The update includes a refreshed UI with new settings and features. New battery optimizations should help your watch last longer.

We first got a glimpse of Samsung’s One UI on wearables with the launch of the Galaxy Watch Active. Now, the One UI update is rolling out  [Read More…]

How to replace your Gear Fit2 Pro band

If you’re looking to switch up your look or replace a worn-out Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro band, the process is luckily very easy, since compatible bands simply snap into place. Once you get the hang of it, you might just want to keep several bands on-hands just to switch things up!

Products used in this guide Samsung’s fitness tracker: Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro ($ 153) The perfect workout band: VIGOSS Soft Silicone Watch Band ($ 12) How to  [Read More…]

Protect your gear with the 900VA APC Back-UPS battery backup down to $70

Never hurts to have one of these!

The APC 900VA Back-UPS battery backup and surge protector is down to $ 69.99 through Best Buy’s eBay store and the main site. It normally sells as much as $ 100 at other retailers like B&H.

Back dat gear up APC Back-UPS 900VA battery backup system

Save so much hassle at some point in the future when this device protects your gear from a power surge you never saw coming.

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Cool gear to consider as the weather gets warmer

You smell that? It’s fresh air! The weather is warmer, windows are opening up, and pollen is sneaking its way into our respiratory systems. It’s baseball season and one of our favorite parts of the year.

If you’re like us, you’re probably always on the lookout for new things – particularly gadgets and gizmos. We’re privileged to get the chance to test and review items in the mobile and smart space. Further, we’re only too happy to help you guys  [Read More…]

Save big on certified refurbished Philips Hue gear today starting under $30

Change up the look of a room in an instant.

As part of its deals of the day, Amazon has a selection of refurb Philips Hue bulbs and more on sale for up to 25% off. These are certified refurbished kits and bulbs, meaning that they are tested to work and look like new, and are backed by a 90-day warranty. There’s a wide variety of starter kits, bulbs, and accessories included in this sale, so whether you are  [Read More…]

Saturday’s top deals: Philips Hue lights, AmazonBasics tech gear, & more

Celebrate the end of the week and the start of your weekend with some great discounts on lots of stuff you didn’t know you needed.

All the colors Refurb Philips Hue Lights

These are some of the best smart light products you can buy, and today they are even more affordable. The renewed bulbs are tested to look and wok like new, and come with a 90-day warranty.

Up to 25% off

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Philips makes  [Read More…]

The Galaxy Watch Active is a visual upgrade from the Gear Fit2 Pro

Best answer: Purely from an activity tracking perspective, the Gear Fit2 Pro is still a great fitness band and the Galaxy Watch Active isn’t dramatically better. But if you want that tracking to happen on a larger screen that’s easier to use and in a form factor that’s a bit more traditional, this is a nice upgrade.

Switch to smartwatch: Galaxy Watch Active ($ 200 at Amazon) The Galaxy Watch Active improves on the Fit2 Pro

Since  [Read More…]

Sunday’s top deals: Mr. Beams lights, storage gear, & more

It’s been a long week, so why not treat yourself to one of these awesome deals? You deserve it.

Secured files World Backup Day discounts

Having your data stored in the cloud is great, but can also be expensive, and if the company has a failure you risk losing it all. Keep local copies of your most important files for less with today’s big sale.

Various Prices

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We’ve seen some random groupings of items  [Read More…]

Save $70 and strap the Samsung Gear S3 Frontier smartwatch to your wrist

A computer for your wrist.

The Samsung Gear S3 Frontier Bluetooth smartwatch is $ 199.99 on Amazon thanks to a price drop down to around $ 229 and a $ 28.59 off on-page coupon. Without the coupon and the price drop, the watch has sold regularly for around $ 270 since last year. We did see the Frontier drop as low as $ 190 during the Black Friday sales, but this deal is only $ 10 off  [Read More…]

Keep your gear safe and your desk clean with the $12 Auray headphone stand

Hang ’em up.

Today only, B&H has the Auray Desktop Headphone Stand available for $ 11.95. Usually it costs $ 20 and while there are only a few reviews, they’re positive. Shipping is free.

This slim, unobtrusive stand has a stable weighted base and sturdy steel construction. It can hold your over-ear headphones to keep them safe and clear up some space on your desk. The stand won’t tip over and your headphones won’t slip off. Use  [Read More…]