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Thule, Osprey, and other brands outline today’s backpack discounts from $33

Today we’ve spotted a nice selection of Thule, Osprey, Fossil, and Timbuk2 bags discounted as low as $33 at Amazon. Our top pick is the Thule Crossover 2 Convertible Laptop Bag for $165.96 shipped. That’s $64 off the typical rate there and is within $16 of the lowest price we have tracked. Once armed with this Thule bag, you’ll be ready to haul any modern MacBook alongside an 11-inch iPad Pro. It’s convertible design lets you carry it with one hand, over your shoulder, or like a backpack. A pass-through panel along the back allows you to easily slide it over rolling luggage. Rated 4.2/5 stars. Continue reading to find more bags on sale.

Amazon is offering the WD Red 500GB M.2 2280 NVMe Solid-State Drive for $61.81 shipped. That’s $18 off the typical rate there and beats the lowest Amazon offer we have tracked by $6. If you’ve been on the hunt for an affordable NVMe drive that’s NAS-ready, this Western Digital offering is ready to rock-and-roll. Unlike typical drives, this offering is made to handle the unique ways that reads and writes are made on a network-based solution. With speeds of up to 560MB/s, this unit will crush the performance found in conventional hard drives. Rated 4.6/5 stars. expand full story

New low greets Microsoft’s powerful Surface Dock 2, now $190.50 (Reg. $260)

Amazon is offering the Microsoft Surface Dock 2 for $190.60 shipped. That’s $69 off the going rate found at retailers like the Microsoft Store and marks the lowest price we’ve tracked. This powerful unit was announced by Microsoft back in May, making it one of the latest hub options to hit the market. It boasts a 199-watt power supply and supports two 4K monitors at 60Hz. A clean design is in tow and it has a total of four USB-C ports. You’ll also find two USB-A, a 3.5mm in/out audio jack, Gigabit Ethernet, and more. Rated 4.2/5 stars. Check out our launch coverage to learn more.

Stop dropping screws with DEWALT Magnetic Drive Guide Set, now $8.50 (35% off)

Amazon is offering the DEWALT Bit Set with Magnetic Drive Guide (DW2095) for $8.38 Prime shipped. If you are not a Prime member, orders that exceed $25 will qualify for free shipping. That’s 35% off the typical rate there and is within $1 of the lowest price we have tracked. If you occasionally struggle with screws slipping off the end of your bit, this DEWALT drive guide is here to save the day. It self-retracts as a screw is driven, preventing it from falling and slowing down the project at hand. Buyers will score both 2- and 4-inch guides along with square, Phillips, and flat-head bits. Rated 4.6/5 stars.

July 10

Work from the couch with Sauder’s Lift-Top Coffee Table: $136 (Reg. $180)

Amazon is offering the Sauder Dakota Pass Lift-Top Coffee Table for $136 shipped. That’s $44 off the typical rate there and is within $16 of the lowest price we have tracked in well over a year. Once armed with this coffee table, you’ll be ready to tackle work from the couch. A lift-top design is to thank for this, allowing you to bring your laptop or tablet to a more comfortable viewing angle. Once lifted, owners will be pleased to find storage inside that’s perfect for stowing your tech when not in use. Rated 4.2/5 stars.

Fresh SKIL + DEWALT tool kit discounts cut up to 35% off, now priced from $81

Amazon is offering the SKIL Brushless 2-Tool Combo Kit for $80.99 shipped. That’s $49 off the typical rate there and is the lowest price we have tracked in months. This kit bundles a 12V drill/driver with the company’s hex impact driver. You’ll also find a 2Ah Lithium battery and compatible charger. Thanks to a brushless design, owners will stand to benefit from boosts to both efficiency and durability. Rated 4.5/5 stars. Continue reading to find more tools on sale.

At the onset, tiny homes were a questionable living arrangement for a large majority of people. As time has passed, designs have become increasingly more innovative, with layouts that satisfy high-end tastes without a need for hundreds of thousands of dollars. The latest Magnolia tiny house from Minimaliste fits this bill, with a look that’s sure to turn some heads. It’s an all-weather model that measures 38-by10.5 feet, which equates to roughly 400 square feet of living space. Continue reading to learn more.

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SteelSeries’ versatile Arctic 3 Wireless Gaming Headset hits $73 (Reg. $100)

Amazon is offering the SteelSeries Arctis 3 Bluetooth Gaming Headset for $72.99 shipped. That’s $27 off the typical rate there and is within $4 of the lowest price we have tracked. Once armed with this versatile headset, you’ll be ready to immerse yourself in PlayStation, Xbox, and Switch gaming. It supports both Bluetooth and wired connectivity, allowing you to choose the best option for your specific setup. An added benefit includes its clear cast microphone that’s said to deliver “studio quality voice clarity and background noise cancellation.” Rated 4.2/5 stars.

Deck out a Nintendo Switch with PDP’s Mario Remix Starter Kit: $18 (30% off)

Amazon is offering the PDP Nintendo Switch Mario Remix Starter Kit for $17.99 Prime shipped. If you are not a Prime member, orders that exceed $25 will qualify for free shipping. That’s about 30% off the typical rate there and is among some of the lowest pricing we have tracked. This starter kit includes a Switch case that’s ready to stow 6-game cards. Added benefits are a USB-C charging cable and a cleaning cloth. You’ll also find Mario-themed Joy-Con grips that both protect your controllers and shake up their design. Rated 4.9/5 stars.

Nerf discounts slash up to 45% off at Amazon, now priced from $5.50

Today we’ve found some notable Nerf discounts that are up to 45% off at Amazon. Our top pick is the Nerf Fortnite RL MicroShots Blaster for $5.39 Prime shipped. If you are not a Prime member, orders that exceed $25 will qualify for free shipping. That’s nearly half off the typical rate there and beats the lowest price we have tracked by $1.50 or so. If you have been on the hunt for a way to encourage social distancing between co-workers or family members, this Nerf blaster could be a funny way to get the job done. It comes with two elite darts and this specific blaster mimics one of the styles wielded in Fortnite. Despite this, you’ll find it to be exceptionally compact, allowing you to easily stow it almost anywhere. Rated 4.6/5 stars. Continue reading to find more Nerf discounts.

Fossil’s Collider HR Hybrid Smartwatch hits new low of $143.50, more from $48

Amazon is offering the Fossil Collider HR Hybrid Smartwatch for $143.35 shipped. That’s $71 off the typical rate there and beats the lowest price we have tracked by $29. For those that have been eyeing wearables with heart rate tracking and exceptional battery life, Collider HR is worth a look. It boasts over 2-weeks of power on a single charge thanks to a hybrid design that tucks a basic screen behind its traditional design. This allows you to easily view text message previews and keep your smartphone pocketed for longer periods. Rated 4.2/5 stars. Continue reading to find more watches on sale.

July 9

Walker Edison’s Mid-Century Modern Coffee Table hits low of $88.50 (Reg. $120)

Amazon is offering the Walker Edison Mid-Century Modern Coffee Table for $88.51 shipped. That’s $31 off the typical rate there and marks the lowest price we have tracked. For those that have been looking for a way to refresh a dated living room, this coffee table may just do the trick. It boasts a mid-century modern look thanks to its use of walnut and hairpin legs. Measurements are 18- by 32- by 29-inches. Rated 4.5/5 stars.

Take up to 60% off these Skagen and Fossil watches, now priced from $46

Today we’ve spotted a wide variety of Skagen and Fossil watches up to 60% off at Amazon. Our top pick is the Skagen Kristoffer Stainless Steel Watch for $71.61 shipped. That’s around $20 off the typical rate there and the best price we’ve tracked in months. This stylish offering features a 42mm case size, 22mm band, and a gray sandblast dial. The band is interchangeable with many other Skagen offerings, allowing you to shake things up whenever the mood strikes. Water-resistance tops out at 165-meters, ensuring it’s ready to withstand a summer swim. Rated 4.4/5 stars. Continue reading to find more watches on sale.

When Canon announced its EOS R5 camera back in April, it caught our eye and the attention of many others with its 8K RAW and 4K 120fps recording capabilities. Since we’ve been itching for actual specifications. Today is the day we find out all of the details, and many will agree that it’s exciting news. Not only will we get a 45-megapixel EOS R5, but there’s also a more-affordable R6 that Canon states is aimed at “advanced amateurs.” Continue reading to learn more.

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Amazon slashes up to 45% off DEWALT and SKIL tool kits, now priced from $81

Today we’ve come across a wide variety of SKIL and DEWALT tool kits up to 45% off at Amazon. Our top pick is the SKIL PWRCore 20 Brushless Planer for $139.99 shipped. That’s $40 off the typical rate there and beats the lowest price we have tracked by $6. This brushless planer includes a 4Ah battery and charger, allowing you to work without cords. Once armed with it you’ll be able to smoothen out rough wood and reclaim salvaged boards. Owners are bound to appreciate its built-in chip exhaust that blows debris away from the project at hand. Rated 4.7/5 stars. Continue reading to find more tool kits on sale.

These MacBook-ready Osprey and Timbuk2 bags are up to 50% off

Today we’ve found a few Osprey and Timbuk2 bags up to 50% off at Amazon. Our top pick is the Osprey Aphelia Laptop Backpack for $62.19 shipped. That’s $38 off the typical rate there and beats the lowest price we have tracked by $14. If you have been on the hunt for a a sleek-looking way to tote everyday gear, this could be the option for you. It accommodates any modern MacBook and sports a front pocket with organizational compartments great for keeping your smartphone and the like in its own place. When it comes to style, this discounted bag comes in a Red Herring colorway that pops when compared to many of the bland styles generally offered. Rated 4.5/5 stars.

8Bitdo‘s Wireless Switch Adapter links classic controllers: $15 (New low)

Update: Now $15.18 Prime shipped.

Amazon is offering the 8Bitdo Gbros. Wireless Adapter for Nintendo Switch at $16.50 Prime shipped. If you are not a Prime member, orders that exceed $25 will qualify for free shipping. That’s around 20% off the typical rate there and marks the lowest price we’ve tracked. This handy adapter paves the way for you to use original wired controllers like Gamecube, NES, SNES, SFC Classic Edition and Wii Classic. It’s likely to breathe new life into your gaming setup thanks to a healthy dose of nostalgia. Two AA batteries power this device and is said to deliver up to 30-hours prior to needing a replenished power source. Rated 4.5/5 stars.

expiredPocket SanDisk’s 128GB Ultra USB-C Flash Drive at $20 (All-time low)

Amazon is offering the SanDisk 128GB Ultra USB-C Flash Drive for $19.99 Prime shipped. If you are not a Prime member, orders that exceed $25 will qualify for free shipping. That’s 25% off the typical rate there and beats the lowest price we have tracked by just as much. If you’ve been on the hunt for a USB-C flash drive, this option is certainly worth a look. It entirely bids USB-A adieu while delivering up to 150MB/s transfer speeds. You’ll also enjoy its sleek, small form-factor. Rated 4+ stars from nearly 60% of shoppers.

expiredDEWALT’s pro-grade 29-piece Drill Bit Set hits $30 (Save 45%, All-time low)

Amazon is offering the DEWALT 29-piece Drill Bit Set with Metal Index (DW1969) for $29.99 shipped. That’s $25 off the typical rate there and beats the lowest price we have tracked by $3. This professional-grade kit aims to make future projects a breeze. Owners will appreciate DEWALT’s patented Pilot Point Tip across the set, which is said to keep your bit held in place when beginning to drill. This kit bundles an index that is comprised of metal, delivering a rugged and high-end design that’s built to last. Rated 4.6/5 stars.

New Amazon low strikes the RazorX Electric Longboard, now $138

Amazon is offering the RazorX Electric Longboard for $137.94 shipped. That’s $42 off the typical rate there and beats the lowest price we have tracked by $12. For those that have been looking to more easily get from point A to B, this affordable electric skateboard is here to save the day. It can propel you at up to 10 MPH for up to 40-minutes, allowing you to travel around 5- to 7-miles on a single charge. Weight capacity tops out at 220-pounds, allowing kids and adults alike to enjoy this board. Rated 4+ stars from nearly 70% of Amazon shoppers.

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