London-based Imagination Technologies has announced that it is now shipping its Creator CI20 microcomputer. This direct competitor to little-computer king, Raspberry Pi, is noted specifically for its low-power requirements while still pumping out high-performance graphics. Particularly, the C120 is capable of running the Quake 3 game engine at 1080p while using just 2.5 watts of power at a very competitive price point.
As part of its Cyber Monday Home, Kitchen and Garden deals, Amazon has the Hoover FloorMate Deluxe Hard Floor Cleaner (FH40160PC) for $100 shipped. That’s $60 or 38% under the original listing, more than $18 under the average selling price and the best we’ve seen.
It features SpinScrub brushes to wash floors, a built-in drying system for hard floors, a 1.5 quart tank capacity and 20 foot cord. It has received a 4.2/5 star rating from nearly 1,000 Amazon customers.
Amazon also has the Magic Bullet NutriBullet Pro 900 Series Blender/Mixer System for $103.99 shipped. That’s $26 or 20% under the original listing and the lowest price we can find for this highly rated blender. This is a 15-piece set with dishwasher safe parts and a 900 watt motor. It has received a 4.4/5 star rating from over 700 Amazon customers.
We also have the Aeropress Coffee and Espresso Maker for just $22 on Amazon, and be sure to head below for the rest of today’s best home deals including blenders, Dyson vacs, cookware, toasters and more:
Amazon will give you a free $30 credit when you buy the 12-month Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan. It’s priced at $10 per month, so the free credit is like getting three months of service for free.
Many Black Friday deals are officially going live today with others likely arriving tonight and through the weekend into Cyber Monday. We’re tracking deals for all platforms and gadgets, but below we’ve rounded up only the best accessories for iOS devices and Mac seeing big discounts this weekend. Read more
Hyper, the brand behind a number of popular Mac and iOS products we’ve reviewed in the past, is today offering its best deals ever for Black Friday. The sale includes big deals on external battery packs and other iOS accessories including the world’s only external MacBook battery.
Some of the notables: A $10 3600 mAh battery pack (Reg. $49), a $20 7200mAh battery pack (Reg. $70), and up to $50 off the company’s external battery for MacBooks. Head below for the full list of deals. Read more
Amazon offers the Dropcam Wireless HD Video Monitoring Camera for $99.99 with free shipping. That’s $50 below list and the lowest price we have ever seen. Rated 3.9 out of 5 stars from 1,855 Amazon reviewers. Also available at Best Buy.
With a 107° degree field of view and 4x zoom, Dropcam keeps you connected with people, places and pets in sharp 720p HD video.
Update (11/27 1:45am): Amazon has matched the price of $199 shipped.
Lowe’s has gone live with many of its Black Friday deals. Amongst the bunch is the Nest Learning Thermostat (2nd generation) for $199 shipped. That’s $50 below list and the best price we’ve ever seen. Thousands of Amazon reviewers rate it 4 out of 5 stars.
- The Nest Learning Thermostat remembers what temperatures you like, turns itself down when you’re away and can be controlled from your smartphone, tablet or laptop
- Auto-Schedule creates a personalized schedule for your home by remembering when you adjust the temperature
- Auto-Away automatically turns Nest thermostat down when there’s nobody home so you don’t waste energy heating or cooling an empty house
- Remote control Nest thermostat over Wi-Fi from your smartphone, tablet or laptop
- Energy History shows you how much energy you’ve used and what affects your energy use most
ThinkGeek is offering 20-30% off sitewide on orders of $40 or more this week for Black Friday. They have a unique selection of the geekiest gifts for the holidays. Just remember to enter the code: ELFINSALE at checkout. Sale ends 11/29/14.
Not sure what to get your geek this holiday season? Take a quick look at this holiday must-haves video for a few geeky holiday ideas.
Update (11/26 2:00pm): MacMall’s Black Friday 60 Hour Sale is now live.
Update (11/26 2:00am): We have added the entire MacMall Black Friday ad.
MacMall is a shopping mecca for Apple fans looking to save some money. With the biggest shopping day of the year coming up, there’s no doubt many of you have been waiting to get a peek at MacMall’s Black Friday plans. Well, we’ve finally got our hands on them and we can’t wait to share them with you.
MacMall offers deals on by far the largest selection of Apple products we’ve seen from any retailer this holiday season. Stores like Best Buy only stock standard configuration Macs, but MacMall carries high-end and custom configuration models. Also, keep in mind that MacMall only charges tax at the time of purchase for buyers in nine states (CA, CO, GA, IL, MN, NC, NY, TN, and WI).
That being said, here are all of the deals that MacMall is planning to kick off tomorrow, Wednesday 26th at 12:01 PM PST: Read more
Beginning the night of Thanksgiving you can get a RE Camera for only $99 – that’s 50% off and less than the GoPro and other like competitors. You can order at HTC’s website, or purchase it through Verizon, AT&T, Best Buy and T-Mobile’s websites and also through The Underground on T-Mobile. If you don’t mind the crowds, you can find the offer in-store at Verizon, AT&T and Best Buy.
The Re has an ultra-wide angle lens (so no need for a viewfinder) and the 146 degree ultra-wide view captures just about everything. It has a grip sensor (so no fumbling with the on/off switch) An automatic sensor detects your grip for instant-on use. It’s design and subtle size with form-fitting grip fits your hand naturally for distraction-free use.
Remember, HTC’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday promotion begins on Thanksgiving (November 27, 2014) at 9pm PT and ends on Cyber Monday (December 1, 2014) at 9pm PT, or while supplies last (which might be much sooner). Read more
Bose has a launched a mini Black Friday sale featuring headphones and speakers discounted up to 40%. Each of the included items are eligible for free ground shipping. Special pricing is scheduled to end 12/1.
Our favorite deals include:
- QuietComfort 3 Noise Cancelling headphones: $199.95 (orig. $350) - rated 4.2/5 stars
- MIE2i (for iPhone) and MIE2 mobile headset: $79.95 (orig. $130) – rated 4.1/5 stars
Canon is kicking off its pre-Black Friday sale today, offering up to 40% off refurbished EOS DSLR cameras, lenses and more. Orders of $100 or more can save an additional $10, $250 or more can save $25, $500 or more $50 and $1000 or more can save $100 off.
Canon refurbished products are highly regarded for its comprehensive inspection process and 1-year included warranty. Canon is set to run this promotion through the end of the week, but some products will sell out ahead of time, and some already have!
We’ve gone through and found some of our favorite deals below (discount applied at checkout):
- EOS T5i DSLR w/ 18-55mm lens kit $459.99 (orig. $850)
- EOS SL1 DSLR w/ 18-55mm lens kit $424.99 (orig. $750)
- EOS Rebel T5 DSLR w/ 18-55mm lens kit $370.99 (orig. $550)
- PowerShot ELPH 130 digital camera in red $69.99 (orig. $150)
Continue to check back for the latest Black Friday deals from 9to5Toys.