Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker $179 (Orig. $200), UE Mini Boom $70, more

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Amazon offers the Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker for $179 shipped. That’s $20 off the regular price and the first real drop in price we’ve seen for what 9to5mac called the best portable Bluetooth speaker sound that money can buy (review). It delivers full, natural sound from an ultra-compact design –  and fits in the palm of your hand. The rechargeable Lithium ion battery stays charged up to 7 hours of continuous play.

Over 5,000 Amazon customers rated it highly with 4.7/5 stars and great reviews.

The price for the Mini appears to have dropped across the board to $179.99 until June but Amazon is still $1 cheaper.

We also found the following Bluetooth speakers on sale at notable prices today:

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Bose Acoustimass 6 Home 5.1 Entertainment Speaker System: $400 shipped, Acoustimass 10 Series IV: $650 shipped ($300 off)

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Update (2/12 8:15am): Best Buy, as a part of its deal of the day, offers the Bose Acoustimass 10 Series IV Home Entertainment Speaker System for $649.99 shipped. This is $350 off the regular price and the lowest that we can currently find it.

Amazon offers the Bose Acoustimass 6 Home Entertainment Speaker System (Black, model B00006WNKR) for $399.95 with free shipping (Update: Bose Ebay site matches).That’s $300 off and the lowest price we’ve seen by over $200 and the first significant discount we’ve seen on this product (A refurb unit was $500 two months ago). This 5.1 surround sound system gets 4.4/5 stars from Amazon reviewers and features:

  • Five magnetically-shielded cube speakers, each with a 2.5 directional high-performance, full-range driver, to cover all 5 surround channels. Hideaway Acoustimass module with two 5.25 Woofer bass drivers for adding rich levels of dimension for realistic theatrical sound
  • Compatible with all surround sound receivers (including Dolby Digital and dts formats) or separate power amplifiers rated from 10 to 100 watts per channel (4 or 8 Ohms rated impedance)
  • Includes a full set of color-coded pull-apart bundled cables and mistake-proof connectors for simple and convenient installation
  • Each of the five Cube speakers is 3 1/8 High x 3 Wide x 4 3/4 Deep and can be mounted anywhere including walls (with optional wall-mount kits)
  • Five magnetically-shielded cube speakers, each with a 2.5″ high-performance full-range driver, cover all 5 surround channels
  • Hideaway Acoustimass module with two 5.25″ woofer bass drivers for adding rich levels of dimension for realistic theatrical sound
  • Compatible with all surround sound receivers (including Dolby Digital and dts formats) or separate power amplifiers rated from 10 to 100 watts per channel (4 or 8 ohms rated impedance)

Want something a little more awesome? The Bose Acoustimass 10 Series IV Home Entertainment Speaker System (Black) is $699.95 shipped, also $300 off and an all time low.
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Motorola $100 off $500 or $35 off $250: two-pack Moto 360 $450, Moto X (2nd gen) off-contract $400, more

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Yesterday Motorola was offering up codes to make this an even sweeter deal, but the Lenovo-owned company is today giving some nice cash back to those who spend more than $249.99 on their website. Spending between $249.99 and $499.99 will score you $35 off your entire purchase, while spending more than $499.99 will get you a whopping $100 off. Read more

Bluetooth speakers: Logitech UE BOOM $130, Jawbone Mini Jambox $69, JBL Micro $29, more


Logitech UE BOOM Portable Bluetooth SpeakerA4C has the Logitech UE BOOM Portable Bluetooth Speaker in Black (Bulk Packaging) for a low $129.95 shipped. That’s $70 off the regular price and $66 less than Amazon. You can also find it in new condition on Daily Steals at the same price and in Blue or Red.

The UE Boom lets you pair up to 8 Bluetooth-enabled source devices at the same time and you get 15 hours of music on a single charge.  It provides deep, rich bass with 360° sound and an LED light clearly indicates when the speaker is charging or pairing with Bluetooth.  It also allows for easy pairing via NFC for NFC-enabled devices.

Here’s a list of other great speakers we found today:

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Ring is the Wi-Fi enabled doorbell that lets you answer the door even when you’re not home

In 2012, we saw the promise of a Wi-Fi connected home monitoring system in Doorbot. The promise fell short and left a few unhappy first generation adopters. However, the company rebranded and today the product is Ring.

 The Ring Video Doorbell was built from the ground up to provide consumers with unprecedented convenience, monitoring, and security for their homes.

Ring four faceplate-optionsThe Ring is now available for pre-order for $199 until November when it will go to the full price of $249. It comes in four different finishes, and it includes a free cloud-based video recording service (until January of 2015 when subscription options will be available).

The device has apps to work with both iOS and Android and it can record 720p video at 30fps. It has infrared LEDs for recording at night and features a 5,200mAh rechargeable battery that does require charging.

More specs and full PR below:

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Logitech speaker systems (refurb): Z506 $41 (orig. $100 new), Z323 $26 (orig. $70 new)

Newegg is discounting a pair of highly-rated refurbished speaker systems when you enter coupon code EMCPBHW37 at checkout:

This same coupon code will also drop the Logitech M185 wireless mouse down to $5.99 (orig. $25 new), the G100s wired gaming mouse down to $14.99 (orig. $40 new), and the G930 USB gaming headset down to $53.99 (orig. $100 new). All of these items are refurbished and include a 90-day warranty.
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Urge Basics Sound Brick Bluetooth speaker w/ mic & call controls $30 shipped (Reg. up to $70)

Urge Basics Soundbrick Stereo Bluetooth Speaker-sale-01Groupon has the Urge Basics portable Sound Brick Bluetooth speaker with built-in mic for $29.99 shipped. That’s $50 under the original listing, as much as $40 under some trusted retailers, $3 – $5 (+ shipping) under Amazon depending on the color and matching the lowest we’ve seen these BT speakers go for. Today’s deal is offered in black, blue, red, or white.

The Urge speakers feature volume and call control buttons as well as a non-slip runner finish. It is compatible with iPhone, iPad and “most Bluetooth-enabled tablets & devices.”

Along with a USB charging cable and a one year warranty from Urge, these speakers have received a 4.2/5 star rating from over 300 Amazon customers.

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Logitech UE Wireless Boombox Bluetooth Speaker $129 (50% off), UE Mini Boom $90

Logitech-Wireless-Boombox-Bluetooth-SpeakerBest Buy is offering the Ultimate Ears Logitech Wireless Boombox Bluetooth Speaker for only $129. That’s half off it’s list price of $260 and the lowest we’ve seen for this Bluetooth speaker. Amazon sells it for $199 and their customers rated it well with 4/5 stars and great reviews. 

The UE Speaker can play music up to 50-Feet away from your Bluetooth-enabled Smartphone or tablet and it has multi-person access: (you and two friends can take turns playing music from your Bluetooth devices at the same time). The sculptured handle and six-hour rechargeable battery make it easy to roam with your music.Ultimate-Ears-MINI-BOOM-Wireless-Bluetooth-Speaker

Also at Best Buy is the UE Mini Boom Wireless Bluetooth Speaker for only $89.99. It also sells for $89.99 at Amazon (where it is currently out of stock). Amazon customers gave the Mini Boom 4.5/5 stars with excellent reviews. 

The Mini Boom gives you the option to add a second speaker and wirelessly connect two Mini Booms together in stereo with an app to “double up the awesomeness with even huger sound.” It’s rechargeable lithium-ion battery lasts up to 10 hours and it works wirelessly up to 50ft.

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Logitech kicks off Black Friday w/ up to 60% off UE speakers, headphones & keyboards


Logitech has just announced some pretty awesome deals for Black Friday and the best part is that you won’t even have to wait until tomorrow to take advantage. Starting today through Monday, Dec. 2, the company is offering up to 60% off some of its most popular speakers, headphones, and keyboards.

Some of the notables include $149.99 for the Logitech UE 9000 headphones (reg. $400), $49 for the UE Mobile Boombox (reg. $100), and $199 for the UE Air Speaker (reg. $400). That’s not all, however, a full list of deals available through Logitech starting today is below and the company is also offering free shipping on all orders over $50.  Read more

Energy 5.1 Take Classic Home Theater System $280 Shipped (Reg. $400)


It’s time to bring your Blu-ray collection to life. Today you can grab a Energy 5.1 Take Classic Home Theater System for $280 with free shipping over at Amazon.  That’s a total savings of $120 off all other major retailers and a staggering $320 below the inflated MSRP.  The system includes 4 gloss black 2-way Energy satellite speakers, 1 gloss black Energy center channel, and 200 watt Energy subwoofer. You can even mount the speakers with integrated keyhole wall-mounts.

Over 460 Amazon reviewers rate this system a stellar 4.5 stars, while CNET said “The Energy Take Classic 5.1 is the best budget speaker system we’ve reviewed, earning our Editors’ Choice Award with its outstanding sound quality and exquisite looks.”
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Logitech Z130 Computer Speakers featuring a Compact, Low-profile design $15 (40% Savings)



Update: Price bumped to just over $16, still a deal.

Amazon is offering the Logitech Z130 Speakers for only $15 with free shipping if you spend over $25 or a Prime member.  This matches the lowest price ever for this pair of speakers, although we haven’t seen this price in several months.  The Z130 Speakers feature rich and strong stereo sound with 5 watts of power and a compact, low-profile design ideal for desks with limited space.  Nearly 200 unique Amazon reviewers rate these speakers 4 stars.  These Logitech speakers are perfect if you’re looking for a low-cost solution to add some thump to your slumping laptop speakers.

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Logitech UE Mini Boombox Bluetooth speaker, “9to5Mac’s best portable Speaker you can buy” (Refurb.) $59 (Save 40%)


Today only, Daily Steals is offering a refurbished Logitech UE Bluetooth speaker for only $59 shipped.  That is a total savings of 41% off the retail price of $100 for the Bluetooth speaker that 9to5Mac dubbed “The absolute best portable Bluetooth speaker you can buy.”  9to5Mac went on to say:

The sound is so full that I can easily use it on a desktop and almost forget I’m not using my $200 Audyssey Lower East Side speakers or pop it in a rental car and don’t worry about getting your iPhone to work with a new car’s stereo. Speakerphone calls rival a conference room Polycom that costs 10x the price. This hits most of the sweet spots and I believe that a majority of people will find this the best option.

The UE‘s features include speakerphone functionality, multiple device access and an ultra-portable design.  It;s not just 9to5Mac that loves the UE, 225 unique Amazon reviewers rate it 4.5 stars.  Today’s deal is only valid on the black and black/blue color schemes, although it is available from other retailers in an array of colors (Yellow, white, red & more). A 90 day warranty is included with your purchase.

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